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Golf: Kiwi golfers Josh Geary and Fiona Xu earn top-10 finishes at the Australian Open

Josh Geary finished sixth at the Australian Open. Photo / photosport.nz: They are at opposite ends of their careers, but Kiwi golfers Josh Geary and Fiona Xu have both produced one of their best results at the Australian Open. 37-year-old Geary finished sixth in the men’s Open, while 17-year-old amateur Xu finished 10th in the …

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Remembering Percy Glaspie, a longtime groundskeeper at Cape Fear Country Club

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – The sweeping fairways and luscious greens at Cape Fear Country Club have been on par for decades. And one man helped keep them that way for more than 40 years, Percy Glaspie. “He was very classy, ​​very professional, and very well-liked,” Joey Hines, Director of Golf at Cape Fear Country Club, …

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Murfreesboro’s VA Golf course to close permanently New Year’s Eve

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WTVF) — The grass isn’t exactly pristine, and the facilities are pretty bare-boned, but to Aryn Watson, that’s not what makes the VA Golf Course her favorite place to play golf. “You don’t have to have a tee time; you can just walk on whenever you want,” said Watson. “It’s just the people …

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Sepp Straka has an all-time excuse for missing a buddy’s wedding and the SEC title game Golf News and Tour Information

NASSAU, Bahamas — Sepp Straka had a big weekend ahead of him before late-developing circumstances forced him to alter his plans. On tap Friday was the wedding of his good friend, fellow PGA Tour player JT Poston, in Sea Island, Ga. On Saturday, he was heading to Atlanta to watch the SEC title game in …

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This major champion sees the PGA Tour-LIV Golf dispute differently Golf News and Tour Information

MELBOURNE, Australia — Adam Scott and several of his countrymen competing at this week’s Australian Open were asked what they made of recent comments from Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods that LIV Golf’s chief executive (and fellow Aussie) Greg Norman “needs to go” before LIV and the PGA Tour can ever come together. But Scott, …

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Tiger Woods withdraws from Hero World Challenge due to plantar fasciitis

Tiger Woods announced Monday that he has withdrawn from this week’s Hero World Challenge due to plantar fasciitis in his right foot. Here’s what you need to know. The tournament, held in Albany, Bahamas from Nov. 28 to Dec. 4, benefits the Tiger Woods Foundation and raises funds to support youth around the world. Woods …

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Q&A: World speed golf champion Jamie Reid reveals tips for the average player, says the game can take off

Jamie Reid – world speed golf ace. Photo / Simon Watts Scratch golfer Jamie Reid completes a par round of golf in the time it takes most players to unload their gear from the car, have a whirl on the practice green and get to the first tee. No one in the world can match …

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Former major champ Geoff Ogilvy is more than just playing golf at the Australian PGA Championship Golf News and Tour Information

BRISBANE, Australia — Geoff Ogilvy is wearing two hats at the Australian PGA Championship, and wearing them well. These days, the 2006 US Open winner is at most a part-time tour player. But you wouldn’t know it based on his two-under-par score [68, 72] after 36 holes at Royal Queensland GC. He’s eight shots behind …

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