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Missing Links: Who's the real Darren Clarke, likely the next European Ryder Cup captain?

“Few golfers have shown as many personas to the world as [Darren] Clarke — genial and fun-loving one moment, laughing and smiling with cigar in hand as the people’s favourite, only to be transformed into...
Wednesday, 11/12/2014 at 8:30AM

A NASA website again recognizes Jimmy Walker's astrophotography

Jimmy Walker is now a star in his own right, a member of the U.S. Ryder Cup team and No. 19 in the World Ranking, but he continues to receive recognition for his photographs of...
Saturday, 8/16/2014 at 10:38AM

Former No. 1 tennis player Yevgeny Kafelnikov is Russia's highest-ranked golfer. Sort of.

By Alex Myers It's a technicality, but Yevgeny Kafelnikov, once the world's top-ranked tennis player, is now Russia's highest-ranked golfer. How did he accomplish this? Simply by having an official ranking. Related: Tennis players...
Thursday, 7/24/2014 at 1:30PM
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Here's Martin Kaymer's world ranking chart compared to one of his closest challengers, Fran Quinn

By Luke Kerr-Dineen If you've never heard of Fran Quinn, the man who shot 68 on Thursday and sits T-2 after 18 holes, we don't blame you.Quinn is one of those classic journeymen who tends...
Friday, 6/13/2014 at 8:24AM
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McIlroy still can't figure out Sawgrass, exits early once again

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- As "Aw, shucks" threesomes go, you'd have to go a ways to top the group of Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson and Steve Stricker. They lead the league in disarming smiles,...
Friday, 5/11/2012 at 3:02PM
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Video: Dufner breaks through in the Bayou

It wasn't the most emotional reaction we've ever seen (OK, so it may have been the least emotional reaction), but Jason Dufner's win at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans certainly was still a...
Monday, 4/30/2012 at 10:36AM
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Ron Sirak: The World Ranking's Real Effect

Luke Donald lost the top spot to someone not playing, but it's certain tournaments that are losing more due to pro golf's ranking system.
April 17, 2012
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Change to the World Golf Ranking rewards the hard working

When the final Official World Golf Ranking of 2009 was released Dec. 21, Ben Curtis was ranked 50th and earned himself a Masters invitation. Jeev Milkha Singh was 59th, seemingly low enough that it appeared...
Monday, 1/4/2010 at 1:02PM
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2010: Half the top 10 has been replaced

The final World Ranking of the year is out and half of those who were in the top 10 at the start of 2009 have been replaced for the start of start of 2010. Moving...
Monday, 12/21/2009 at 9:51AM
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Maybe Tiger can count double

The perpetual presence of Tiger Woods atop the World Ranking may have given the impression that the U.S. is the dominant force in men's golf, but as John Hopkins of the Times (U.K.) notes, there...
Tuesday, 11/3/2009 at 4:08PM
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