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Why an 'exciting' major and a 'good' major are two different things Golf Central

Why an 'exciting' major and a 'good' major are two different things

What kind of golf is best for major championships? It’s not a new question, although it wasn’t that long ago that a fitting answer would have been, “Well, isn’t it obvious?!?& ...
23 May 2024 15:36
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How Scottie Scheffler’s arrest affected TV ratings, CBS chief speaks out | Hot Mic Golf Central

How Scottie Scheffler’s arrest affected TV ratings, CBS chief speaks out | Hot Mic

David Berson said, leaning forward at his desk on the CBS compound at the PGA Championship. The topic was golf’s sagging TV ratings, and Berson — CBS’s brand-new chairman — had ...
23 May 2024 15:31
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Nelly Korda wins showdown with Hannah Green - earns sixth title of LPGA season Golf Central

Nelly Korda wins showdown with Hannah Green - earns sixth title of LPGA season

With her record-tying winning streak over, Nelly Korda got back to doing what she does best - winning.Nelly Korda won a back-nine showdown with Hannah Green of Australia with a par on the 18th hole to ...
21 May 2024 15:45
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Xander Schauffele wins PGA Championship at Valhalla, claims first-career major title Golf Central

Xander Schauffele wins PGA Championship at Valhalla, claims first-career major title

Xander Schauffele had a big monkey to get off his back at Valhalla this week. The World No. 3 had been playing some of the best golf in the world by anyone not named Scottie Scheffler, but had no win ...
20 May 2024 16:48
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Nelly Korda wins showdown with Hannah Green, earns sixth title of LPGA season Golf Central

Nelly Korda wins showdown with Hannah Green, earns sixth title of LPGA season

With her record-tying winning streak over, Nelly Korda got back to doing what she does best — winning. Nelly Korda won a back-nine showdown with Hannah Green of Australia with a par on the 18th ...
20 May 2024 16:43
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Scottie Scheffler Arrest: The surreal scenes of Scottie Scheffler's return after arrest Golf Central

Scottie Scheffler Arrest: The surreal scenes of Scottie Scheffler's return after arrest

He arrived two minutes before his starting time in the PGA Championship, from the walkway connecting the practice facility to the 10th tee with an umbrella in his left hand as his right dangled by his ...
18 May 2024 19:30
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I still have it in me': Collin Morikawa back in contention, ready to re-kindle major mojo at PGA Championship Golf Central

I still have it in me': Collin Morikawa back in contention, ready to re-kindle major mojo at PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Memories are fickle. Overarching moments stand the rigors of time, but the particulars fade. The 2024 Masters will be remembered for Scottie Scheffler, his unrelenting consiste ...
18 May 2024 19:27
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On a day of PGA chaos, an unexpected hero emerges Golf Central

On a day of PGA chaos, an unexpected hero emerges

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — He’s to the right of the 7th green, his ball buried, and he tries to loft one to a downhill flag about 20 yards away. It doesn’t work. He comes up long. His ball go ...
18 May 2024 19:23
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Viktor Hovland reunites with swing coach Joe Mayo, shoots 68 at PGA Championship Golf Central

Viktor Hovland reunites with swing coach Joe Mayo, shoots 68 at PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Viktor Hovland sent a high buttery cut into the setting Louisville sun and looked up to a familiar sight. He and his caddie, Shay Knight, were alone on the Valhalla driving ran ...
17 May 2024 16:07
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The weird reality of Xander Schauffele’s record-breaking PGA Championship start Golf Central

The weird reality of Xander Schauffele’s record-breaking PGA Championship start

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Xander Schauffele’s PGA Championship first round was, in a word, annoying. Because for everyone around him, it was another word — the kind that everyone wishes the ...
17 May 2024 16:04
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Lynch: Sixteen LIV guys are playing at the PGA Championship. But only 15 deserve to be here Golf Central

Lynch: Sixteen LIV guys are playing at the PGA Championship. But only 15 deserve to be here

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Major championship fields are perennially fertile, at least when it comes to fodder for debate. The Masters is criticized for having too few competitors, and for being oversubs ...
16 May 2024 17:59
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Scottie Scheffler needs a rival. These 6 guys could seize that title Golf Central

Scottie Scheffler needs a rival. These 6 guys could seize that title

Sow good is Scottie Scheffler? Pretty good, says Tiger Woods. “If he putts awful, then he finishes in top 10,” Woods said on Tuesday at the PGA Championship. “If he putts decent, h ...
16 May 2024 17:56
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Ludvig Åberg says knee is 'all good' at PGA Championship Golf Central

Ludvig Åberg says knee is 'all good' at PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Ludvig Åberg said lingering knee soreness that kept him out of the Wells Fargo Championship last week will not be an issue at this week’s PGA Championship. The wor ...
16 May 2024 17:52
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ROSE ZHANG MAKES LATE RUN TO CAPTURE SECOND LPGA TOUR VICTORY AT COGNIZANT FOUNDERS CUP Golf Central

ROSE ZHANG MAKES LATE RUN TO CAPTURE SECOND LPGA TOUR VICTORY AT COGNIZANT FOUNDERS CUP

CLIFTON, N.J. — Rose Zhang is back. Nearly a year after shocking the golf world by winning in her first start as a professional on the LPGA Tour, Zhang has once again found victory lane on the b ...
13 May 2024 15:35
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Rory McIlroy is ‘back’ after dominant Wells Fargo performance Golf Central

Rory McIlroy is ‘back’ after dominant Wells Fargo performance

Pulls away with 8-under, eight-hole stretch for fourth win at Quail HollowCHARLOTTE, N.C. – Rory McIlroy wasn’t comfortable on either of the par 3s on Quail Hollow Club’s front nine. ...
13 May 2024 15:34
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