Archive for July, 2007

Seeking serious steroid speculation

Yazan: mulligan | 31 July 2007 | 1 Comment
Categories: steroids

As highlighted here, one of the many big stories coming out of the recent British Open was Gary Player’s assertion that “I know for a fact that some golfers are doing” some form of steroids. As detailed here, Player said he believed no fewer than 10 professional golfers from around the world were using performance-enhancing […]

Natalie Gulbis wins 1st tourney at Evian

Yazan: mulligan | 29 July 2007 | Comments Off
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Woohooooo!!! Congrats, Nat! Click here for a photo of Natalie kissing the trophy I should have said Yahooooo!!! Some media got this right and gave Natalie some press.

Michelle Wie shoots 84

Yazan: mulligan | 28 July 2007 | Comments Off
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Oops. I spoke too soon about Michelle Wie’s comeback. Today was a setback. 12-over 84. (More) Can’t be good for her confidence, what’s left of it.

Michelle Wie breaks 80

Yazan: mulligan | 27 July 2007 | Comments Off
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Michelle Wie looks like she’s improving. She shot a 73 yesterday and a 71 today at the Evian Masters in France, five strokes out of the lead. This is a good sign. (More) Leaderboard

O, Sergio…

Yazan: mulligan | 22 July 2007 | Comments Off
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If you missed The Open today, you missed a really wild finish. Chunkedit has the highlights here. Here are my final thoughts. 1. Sergio didn’t choke, but he didn’t close. Sergio shot +2 for the day, with 3 birdies and 5 bogeys. Thinking back at his round, I can’t think of any really horrendous shot […]

Crazy finish at Carnoustie

Yazan: mulligan | 22 July 2007 | Comments Off
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I’m still catching my breath. Wow, where to begin? I’ll get right to the drama. Unknown Argentinian Andres Romero made a dramatic charge into the lead, by rolling in 10 birdies up to the 16th hole. The happy-go-lucky Romero then hit a bad tee shot on 17 and tried to hit a 2-iron from the […]

Greatest round ever with a snowman?

Yazan: mulligan | 21 July 2007 | Comments Off
Categories: The Open

There are so many interesting stories unfolding during The Open this year. The biggest story, in my view, is that Car-nasty has perhaps become Car-too-easy, as evidenced not only by Steve Striker on Saturday posting a record-low round, but also Tiger finding a way to break 70 despite a round of pretty poor ball-striking. Of […]

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