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How He Hit That: Bubba Watson's fairway bunker slash

Bubba Watson has hit more than his share of memorable shots. Almost every tee shot is a giant, soaring parabola with 30 yards of curve, and the shot he hit to win the 2012 Masters...
Monday, 6/29/2015 at 6:00PM
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How He Hit That: Jordan Spieth's slam-saving 3-wood

The final, visceral memory of the U.S. Open is Dustin Johnson failing to at least two-putt from 12 feet, but the shot that ended up winning the tournament came 15 minutes earlier.Jordan Spieth had 285...
Monday, 6/22/2015 at 12:55PM
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How He Hit That: Dustin Johnson's trajectory control

It doesn't take an expert swing analyst -- or a super slo-mo camera -- to see that Dustin Johnson does things in his swing most don't. Aside from casually tossing off 375-yard tee shots with liquid...
Sunday, 6/21/2015 at 11:25AM
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How He Hit That: Jason Day's precise pitch

Jason Day had a lot to deal with Friday — an attack of vertigo on his 18th hole, in addition to the firm, fast conditions at Chambers Bay. But his miraculous birdie on his 10th hole...
Saturday, 6/20/2015 at 8:06AM
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How He Hit That: Bubba Watson's misguided fairway putt

It took one token look at Chambers Bay to know that U.S. Open competitors were going to have to contend with some unfamiliar conditions -- and hit some uncommon shots. Tight, hard-packed fairway grass blends seamlessly...
Friday, 6/19/2015 at 7:16AM
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How She Hit That: Inbee Park's everywoman consistency

Rory McIlroy has had an explosive start to his career, collecting four major championships by beating courses into submission with his overpowering long game. Over on the LPGA, another 26-year-old has had an even more impressive...
Monday, 6/15/2015 at 12:40PM
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How He Hit That: David Lingmerth's persistent consistency

Winning on the PGA Tour is hard. Doing it in a playoff, at Jack Nickaus' event, against one of the tour's steadiest players in Justin Rose, is even harder. David Lingmerth won his first tour title...
Monday, 6/8/2015 at 9:21AM
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How He Hit That: Steven Bowditch's power combination

Steven Bowditch has long been known as one of the pure power ball-strikers, coming out of Australia around the same time as Adam Scott. But some health problems slowed his ascent to the top tier...
Monday, 6/1/2015 at 1:13PM
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How He Hit That: Colin Montgomerie's major precision

Colin Montgomerie had to hear plenty of "best player to never win a major talk" during his years on the regular tours. That's over now, literally and figuratively. Monty won his third senior major in 10 starts,...
Monday, 5/25/2015 at 9:38AM
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How He Hit That: Rory McIlroy's bomber ball speed

Rory McIlroy winning a tournament wasn't big or surprising news. He's done that a bunch in the last five years. And the fact that he bombed his driver wasn't really new, either. He has long been...
Monday, 5/18/2015 at 2:20PM
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