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Justin Thomas Wins the PGA Championship

The PGA Championship at Quail Hollow turned out to be a pretty exciting finish with The Green Mile (16th through 18th hole) became a significant factor in the outcome. Justin Thomas came through the crowded leaderboard on the final day with a terrific sub par 70 round...

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PGA Championship Preview-Quail Hollow

Quail Hollow has been the host of the Wells Fargo Championship, a PGA Tour event which was formerly known as the Wachovia Open.  It's appropriate to have a major championship in the Southeast of the country where golf remains very popular and a very popular vacation...

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2017 PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Country Club

The 2017 PGA Championship will start this Thursday at Quail Hollow Country Club in Charlotte, North Carolina.  The 4th major championship of the year will be determined in the "hotbed" of golf in the Carolinas where there are so many wonderful venues and places to...

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Speith’s Round Reviewed

Jordan Speith's victory at the Open Championship becomes even more remarkable as we reviewed the tape of his round on Sunday.  Speith had a three stroke lead as he teed it up on Sunday and he crushed his drive down the par 4, 448 yard first hole.  He was astonished to...

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Speith survives-wins the Open Championship

We thought that the 2016 Open Championship was the best in history with Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelsen in a 18 hole competition that lapped the field at Royal Troon.  Stenson came out on top in a thrilling finish.  It was perceived that the 2016 event could not be...

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Open Championship-Rain and Shine and Grace

The 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale is shaping up to be an another exciting conclusion.  Last year, Phil Mikelsen and Henrik Stenson turned the Final Round in a two man mano a mano event with both players playing brilliantly with Stenson making a few more...

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The Open Championship at Royal Birkdale

The 146th Open Championship will be held at Royal Birkdale this coming week starting Thursday, July 20.  Royal Birkdale is one of the gems and one of three Open Championship venues in North West England located in Southport, north of Liverpool. The other two venues...

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Golf in Kona, Hawaii

                                I hadn't been to the Big Island in almost 15 years so it was time to get there.  We decided on a short 4 day break which would be dominated by golf.  We...

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Speith Wins the Traveler’s in Dramatic Fashion

Ok, it's Sunday and watching the San Francisco Giants get whacked again through the fifth inning, I decided to turn to the Traveler's PGA event.  As stated in yesterday's blog,  it's the week after the US Open, it's CBS and there's three hours before the game of the...

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