Archive for September, 2006

Tiger Woods widens lead at AMEX, en route to 6th straight win

Yazan: mulligan | 29 September 2006 | Comments Off
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It’s over, even with 2 rounds left. Tiger Woods widened his lead to 5 strokes, shooting 7-under. It is very possible that Tiger Woods will never lose a tournament again. Full leaderboard. Listen to the PGA’s podcast of highlights here.



Phil Mickelson in better days

Yazan: mulligan | 29 September 2006 | Comments Off
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This video was taken before things turned south for Phil Mickelson this year. It’s eerily prophetic now on what led to Lefty’s demise.



Phil Mickelson quits golf — for now

Yazan: mulligan | 28 September 2006 | Comments Off
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After a terrible Ryder Cup performance, Phil Mickelson pulled out of the prestigious AMEX Championship this week. In fact, Lefty has pulled out of the PGA Grand Slam in November, a celebration of the 4 major winners in Kauai, Hawaii, and says he won’t play competitively again for the rest of 2006. (More here) Has […]



Tiger Woods poised to win 6 PGA events in a row

Yazan: mulligan | 28 September 2006 | Comments Off
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Tiger Woods shot an 8-under 63 at the AMEX Championship in London, pulling a 1-stroke lead. Tiger eagled the closing par 5 18th hole. A victory this week would give Tiger 6-in-a-row for PGA individual play events. Tiger said he considers his win-streak over after he lost in the World Match Play event two weeks […]



Back to US Dominance… A stroke play event!

Yazan: mulligan | 28 September 2006 | Comments Off
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After being destroyed in the Ryder Cup last weekend, many (J.J. Henry, Vaughn Taylor, and Phil aren’t playing and Lehman withdrew to attend Lord Byron’s funeral) of the US Ryder Cup teams is back at it in this weekend’s World Golf Championships American Express Championships at The Grove in Hertfordshire, England. And looking at the […]



"Lord Byron" Nelson dies at 94

Yazan: mulligan | 26 September 2006 | Comments Off
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Sad news to report. The golf legend Byron Nelson passed away today at the age of 94 years old. Nelson, a winner of 5 majors, holds the single season record of 11 straight victories (which was a part of 18 victories in 1945). He retired at the young age of 34 to work on his […]



The Big Easy report

Yazan: mulligan | 26 September 2006 | Comments Off
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Like most golf fans, I spent a lot of this past weekend in front of the television watching the Ryder Cup at the K Club in Ireland. I’ve always thought it is one of the best sporting events in the world, but even by the normal high standards you expect in this event, I reckon […]




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