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Golf World: Royal Crush

An appreciation of Northern Ireland's Royal County Down, and the lost art of links golf
June 01, 2015
The Masters

Five shots back, Mickelson looms large in Spieth's wake

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Commentating for the BBC, former European Ryder Cup player Ken Brown called it “a real momentum keeper.” Which it would have been had Phil Mickelson holed his four-foot putt for par on...
Saturday, 4/11/2015 at 8:47PM
The Masters

Before Mark O'Meara enters the Hall of Fame, he makes strong showing at the Masters

View image | gettyimages.com AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Less than a week ago, Mark O’Meara told “Scotland on Sunday” he would continue to play in the Masters “as long as I still feel like I can...
Friday, 4/10/2015 at 3:48PM
News & Tours

Rose, Casey stand as Europe's best bets after Day 1

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- When Scotland’s Paul Lawrie was crowned Open champion at Carnoustie back in 1999, few would have bet on it being eight years before another European golfer would win any of golf’s four...
Thursday, 4/9/2015 at 5:32PM
News & Tours

Why the Par-3 Contest is thoroughly unwatchable

Every year, the Augusta Chronicle newspaper does a splendid job analyzing every aspect -- and then some -- of the Masters Tournament. On the eve of this year’s event, part of the admirable writing staff’s...
Wednesday, 4/8/2015 at 9:22AM
News & Tours

Overshadowed by Tiger's reappearance, Rory McIlroy is ready to win

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- He might be the world's top-ranked golfer, but when it comes to public and media interest -- in the U.S. especially -- Rory McIlroy is still no number 111. Not yet anyway....
Tuesday, 4/7/2015 at 4:51PM
News & Tours

Darren Clarke can't hide his affection for his Ryder Cup foe

Not much has been heard from the new European Ryder Cup skipper since his appointment seven days ago. In South Africa for this week's Johannesburg Open, Darren Clarke has been enjoying what he calls a...
Wednesday, 2/25/2015 at 10:35AM
News & Tours

The soon-to-be R&A chief executive has started his get-to-know-me phase

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- He didn't say much, other than the normal platitudes one would expect from a man who has yet to start a new job and is sitting right next to his...
Tuesday, 2/10/2015 at 4:45PM
News & Tours

Annika Sorenstam, Laura Davies included among seven new honorary members of the R&A

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Almost five months on from the vote that changed forever their 260-year old all-male membership policy, the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews has its first seven honorary female...
Tuesday, 2/10/2015 at 10:01AM
News & Tours

Rory McIlory's latest win shows just how much better he is than everyone else, including Tiger Woods

DUBAI -- It was a contrast impossible to miss. As Tiger Woods played a game with which he is not familiar, Rory McIlroy was simultaneously asserting his increasingly clear superiority over what currently passes for...
Sunday, 2/1/2015 at 9:13AM
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