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Table of Contents

Cover Photography By J.D. Cuban

Cover Photography By J.D. Cuban

BUNKER

Putting the World in WGC

Probe of Pebble amateur champ over

Maxfli name sold to Dick's

Should the PGA adopt one-in-five rule?

__Wines the tour pros ... sell __

COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS

VIEW FROM THE BUNKER

LPGA Tour follows the money to the Far East

By Ron Sirak

OPINION

Oswald the Rabbit, Al Michaels and the golf connection

By Bob Verdi

TOUR TALK

PGA

Watch out for Martin Kaymer and Richard Sterne at the Match Play

PGA Tour Policy Board to revisit "Rule 78," consider changes

Things are looking a little better for Kevin Na

__THE ANGRY GOLFER __

We worship Ben Hogan, but Bantam Ben wouldn't approve

LPGA

Angela Park pays the price as the LPGA cracks down on slow play

CHAMPIONS

Scott Hoch is the new sheriff in town after second straight win

Healthy and clubs intact, Chip Beck's game is back on track

SWING THOUGHTS

Phil Mickelson, Annika Sorenstam master the art of improvement

__EQUIPMENT __

Club changes abound at the LPGA's season-opener in Hawaii

AMATEURS

Schools turn to January freshmen for a spring-season boost

BACK NINE

__STATS & SCORES __

FEATURES

__UNRIVALED SUCCESS __

Tiger Woods wasn't on hand at Riviera, but a strong field was as Phil Mickelson claims the Northern Trust Open over Jeff Quinney

John Strege

__HAWAIIAN COUTERPUNCH __

With her SBS Open victory -- No. 70 of her career and her first since late 2006 -- Annika Sorenstam makes it clear: She's back

By Ron Sirak

MAGIC KINGDOMS

Don't be fooled by the natural look of compelling recent course designs: Mother Nature had help

By Ron Whitten