Sports News and Bookmarking - Submitted news - Golf http://strod.com/Golf en Mike Aitken: Success feels 'weird' for Drysdale http://strod.com/Golf/Mike-Aitken-Success-feels-weird-for-Drysdale <p>HAVING already earned more prize money in six months, in excess of 280,000, than during any other full season since he turned professional 14 years ago, it's little wonder Dunbar's David Drysdale feels a weight has been lifted from his shoulders as he looks forward to competing against the world's best golfers this summer.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/Mike-Aitken-Success-feels-weird-for-Drysdale#comments Drysdale Dunbar&#039;s David Drysdal Golf tournament golf Wed, 10 Jun 2009 10:37:14 +0000 admin 52657 at http://strod.com Mickelson set for emotional return http://strod.com/Golf/Mickelson-set-for-emotional-return <p>World number two Phil Mickelson can expect an emotional welcome from players, caddies and fans when he returns to the PGA Tour for this week's St. Jude Classic.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/Mickelson-set-for-emotional-return#comments Golf PGA TOUR Phil Mickelson St. Jude Classic. Wed, 10 Jun 2009 10:12:41 +0000 admin 52651 at http://strod.com So much fun:' Tseng having a blast on rise up LPGA ranks http://strod.com/Golf/So-much-fun-Tseng-having-a-blast-on-rise-up-LPGA-ranks <p>Yani Tseng is giggling again.As is her nature, most everything makes Tseng laugh and smile. 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Wed, 10 Jun 2009 05:56:43 +0000 admin 52610 at http://strod.com Golfer Ken Green hurt in crash that kills two http://strod.com/Golf/Golfer-Ken-Green-hurt-in-crash-that-kills-two <p>Green was driving on a highway near Hickory, Mississippi, on Monday when the accident occurred.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/Golfer-Ken-Green-hurt-in-crash-that-kills-two#comments Golf Golf golfer Ken Green&#039;s Hickory Mississippi Wed, 10 Jun 2009 05:07:50 +0000 admin 52600 at http://strod.com Daly fails to qualify for US Open http://strod.com/Golf/Daly-fails-to-qualify-for-US-Open <p>In his first time competing in America since the PGA Tour lifted his six-month suspension, John Daly missed out on qualifying for the US Open on Monday.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/Daly-fails-to-qualify-for-US-Open#comments Golf Golf John Daly PGA TOUR Tue, 09 Jun 2009 10:26:55 +0000 admin 52555 at http://strod.com Jim Furyk optimistic as he eyes return to Bethpage http://strod.com/Golf/Jim-Furyk-optimistic-as-he-eyes-return-to-Bethpage <p>Pa. – Jim Furyk doesn't have fond memories of the Black Course at Bethpage State Park, but he hopes changes in the course setup and hopefully better weather will boost his chances to contend at next week's U.S. Open.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/Jim-Furyk-optimistic-as-he-eyes-return-to-Bethpage#comments Anthony Kim Bethpage State Park Golf Jim Furyk Kenny Perry Paul Casey Tue, 09 Jun 2009 09:00:36 +0000 admin 52534 at http://strod.com US Open - Former champs book Bethpage spot http://strod.com/Golf/US-Open-Former-champs-book-Bethpage-spot <p>Duval, who has not won on the PGA Tour since the 2001 Open, was among 17 players in a field of 120 at Brookside and The Lakes courses in Columbus, Ohio who secured spots.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/US-Open-Former-champs-book-Bethpage-spot#comments American Davis David Duval Golf Tom Lehman Tue, 09 Jun 2009 07:20:26 +0000 admin 52524 at http://strod.com Extreme golf: million dollar Par 3 http://strod.com/Golf/Extreme-golf-million-dollar-Par-3 <p>Forget pitch and putt - this tee-off point on top of a 430m mountain in South Africa is the hardest golf shot in the world, and more than $US1 million awaits the player who can score a hole in one. Players must take a helicopter to the top to play the longest - and highest - par three on the planet.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/Extreme-golf-million-dollar-Par-3#comments $US1 million Golf golf shot Mark Nicholas Tue, 09 Jun 2009 06:14:29 +0000 admin 52509 at http://strod.com Buy US Open Golf 2009 Tickets Online http://strod.com/Golf/Buy-US-Open-Golf-2009-Tickets-Online <p>Tickets of America takes you to the golf tournament where the best in the business tee it up for the coveted Silver Cup. 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Woods hit all 14 fairways and played with the kind of accuracy that won him the 2006 British Open, where he led the field in driving accuracy and was second in greens in regulation. He put up similar numbers this week, finishing second in fairways hit and third in greens in regulation.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/The-Memorial-Tournament-Round-4#comments David Edwards Davis Love III Golf Jim Furyk Jonathan Byrd Rick Fehr. Mon, 08 Jun 2009 06:30:53 +0000 admin 52423 at http://strod.com Woods shows he's set for U.S. Open http://strod.com/Golf/Woods-shows-hes-set-for-U-S-Open <p>No need to worry about Tiger Woods heading into the U.S. Open.Woods broke away from a four-way tie for the lead Sunday at the Memorial with birdies on his final two holes, the last one a 7-iron that stopped a foot away from the cup for a 7-under-par 65 and a one-shot victory over Jim Furyk. Woods finished at 12-under 276 and won for the 67th time.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/Woods-shows-hes-set-for-U-S-Open#comments Golf Jack Nicklaus Jim Furyk Tiger Woods Mon, 08 Jun 2009 06:01:52 +0000 admin 52418 at http://strod.com Tiger Woods steals title, Geoff Ogilvy slides http://strod.com/Golf/Tiger-Woods-steals-title-Geoff-Ogilvy-slides <p>TIGER Woods has won his fourth PGA Memorial tournament title after firing a brilliant final-round seven-under par 65 at the Muirfield Club in Ohio.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/Tiger-Woods-steals-title-Geoff-Ogilvy-slides#comments Gilf Golf PGA Memorial Tiger Woods tournament Mon, 08 Jun 2009 05:51:46 +0000 admin 52414 at http://strod.com US Open Golf 2009 Schedule - U.S. Open Golf Championship 2009 http://strod.com/Golf/US-Open-Golf-2009-Schedule-U-S-Open-Golf-Championship-2009 <p>Players will have the option of starting Practice Rounds at the first or 10th tee. Players electing to play a full round generally begin sometime between 7 a.m. and 2 p.m. It is typical for some players to be on the golf course or Practice Areas until dusk.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/US-Open-Golf-2009-Schedule-U-S-Open-Golf-Championship-2009#comments Golf Mon, 08 Jun 2009 04:39:42 +0000 admin 52391 at http://strod.com Kim secures LPGA Classic victory http://strod.com/Golf/Kim-secures-LPGA-Classic-victory <p>Kim finished on 17 under for her first win since last year's Longs Drugs Challenge.</p> http://strod.com/Golf/Kim-secures-LPGA-Classic-victory#comments Angela Stanford Golf Gulf Kim Mon, 08 Jun 2009 04:25:45 +0000 admin 52386 at http://strod.com 5 Things you didnt know about Tiger Woods http://strod.com/Golf/5-Things-you-didnt-know-about-Tiger-Woods <p>This is a short list of things you probably didnt know about tiger woods.<br /> 1. Tiger’s real name is not Tiger. I know right! It is actually Eldrick Tont Woods. 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