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Table of Contents

Cover Photo By Stephen Szurlej

Cover Photo By Stephen Szurlej

BUNKER

Golf in the 2016 Olympics gets one step closer

Venezuela president Hugo Chávez is no fan of the sport

New trial ordered in Callaway/Acushnet patent case

National Amputee GA reaching out to Ken Green

COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS

EQUIPMENT

Club pros get 'fit' too

By E. Michael Johnson

GRILLROOM

Slugger White keeps the peace

By Bob Verdi

OPINION

No one more surprised at Tiger's finish than the man himself

By Bob Verdi

TOUR TALK

Thursday

Alvaro Quiros hits it big

Friday

Lefty's back but his putter isn't

Saturday

Ernie Els fights to stay positive about his game

Sunday

A bogey on the 72nd hole leaves Lucas Glover wishing for better

Amateurs

Collegian Patrick Reed learns from his past

FRONT NINE/STATS & SCORES

PGA REPORT

SnapShots

Photos from a memorable week that closed out the 2009 major season

Role Reversal

In a head-to-head showdown with golf's top gun at the PGA Championship, it's Y.E. Yang who fist-pumps his way to history

By Jim Moriarty

The Kid Can Play

Rory McIlroy's rookie season in the major championships, like his golf swing itself, was greater than the sum of its parts

By Jaime Diaz

Rank and File

Stats and scores covering all four rounds at Hazeltine National

By Brett Avery

Paddy's Whacks

As Padraig Harrington's search for a better game continues, his bid for another PGA title is undone by a snowman in Chaska

By John Hawkins

Different Strokes

Other than top-25 finishes at Hazeltine, Corey Pavin and Alvaro Quiros had little in common. That's the short and long of it

By Tim Rosaforte

Report Card

How the World Ranking's top 10 did at the 2009 PGA Championship

By John Antonini