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How He Hit That: Ben Martin's cross-country eagle putt

Ben Martin was feeling the pressure. A three-shot lead at the beginning of the final round of the Shriners Hospital for Children Open in Las Vegas had disappeared, and Martin was tied with Kevin Streelman as...
Monday, 10/20/2014 at 9:30AM
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How He Hit That: Oliver Wilson's controlled iron shots

Oliver Wilson took the long way to win his first European Tour title at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. Not only did the 34-year-old Brit go 227 events into his professional career before his first...
Monday, 10/6/2014 at 3:05PM
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How He Hit That: Derek Fathauer's mini-waggle

While the likes of Rory McIlroy, Billy Horschel, Chris Kirk and Jim Furyk were duking it out for the $10 million FedEx Cup bonus, the real pressure was building on the Web.com Tour -- where...
Monday, 9/22/2014 at 12:31PM
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How She Hit That: Hyo Joo Kim's record-breaking swing

Before last Thursday, nobody had ever shot a round better than 62 in a major championship. South Korean teenager Hyo Joo Kim not only erased that record with her first-round 61 at the Evian Championship,...
Monday, 9/15/2014 at 4:40PM
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How She Hit That: Mo Martin's winning 3-wood at Birkdale

By Matthew Rudy Eagles to win major championships are unlikely by themselves. Mo Martin's was even more unlikely than that. The diminutive Californian hit her 3-wood approach on the 18th at Birkdale from 240 yards...
Monday, 7/14/2014 at 12:14PM
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How She Hit That: Michelle Wie's short game magic at the U.S. Open

By Matthew Rudy The Michelle Wie major championship watch took about a decade longer than expected, mostly because of indifferent putting and short game. But Wie found answers for both at Pinehurst, playing four...
Sunday, 6/22/2014 at 6:26PM
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How He Hit That: Kaymer's U.S. Open-winning fringe putts

By Matthew Rudy It was clear from the start that Martin Kaymer's putter was the best club in his bag. He one-putted 18 of his first 36 greens, and made 11 birdies against one...
Monday, 6/16/2014 at 10:16AM
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How He Hit That: Kaymer's laser drives on Day 2 of the U.S. Open

By Matthew Rudy Martin Kaymer is laying a beatdown for the ages, and his gaudy 25-for-28 fairways hit stat is part of the reason why. As good as the accuracy number is, it doesn't...
Friday, 6/13/2014 at 4:41PM
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How she hit that: Inbee Park's alternative putting grip

By Matthew Rudy A year ago, Inbee Park firmly established herself as the No. 1 player in the world, winning her third major -- and sixth event -- of the season at the U.S....
Monday, 6/9/2014 at 7:14AM
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How he hit that: Hideki Matsuyama's power-producing tempo

By Matthew Rudy At less than 6 feet and 170 pounds, Hideki Matsuyama doesn't look like a powerhouse. But the 22-year-old PGA Tour rookie -- and reigning Japanese tour money leader -- reconfirmed his...
Monday, 6/2/2014 at 7:23AM
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