Archive for January, 2012

The Golf Blog: Video of Kyle Stanley triple bogey on final hole of Farmers Open

Yazan: mulligan | 30 January 2012 | Comments Off
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The Golf Blog says: Kyle Stanley collapsed on the final hole with a costly triple bogey, a la Jean Van De Velde. It was painful to watch. Wait for 1 minute into this video.



The Golf Blog: Kyle Stanley loses 5-shot lead, triple bogeys last hole, and loses Farmers Open in a playoff

Yazan: mulligan | 29 January 2012 | Comments Off
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The Golf Blog says: Kyle Stanley was on cruise control taking a 5-shot lead into the final round. After 71 holes, Stanley still had a 3-shot lead as he played the final hole. After laying up his approach shot on the par-5, Stanley put too much spin on his wedge from the fairway as it […]



The Golf Blog: Tiger Woods loses in Abu Dhabi as Robert Rock plays solid golf; McIlroy finishes second

Yazan: mulligan | 29 January 2012 | Comments Off
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The Golf Blog says: Tied for the lead after 3 rounds, Tiger Woods could not close things out in Abu Dhabi. Tiger finished at 11-under, tied for third place. Robert Rock won at 13-under, with Rory McIlroy finishing in second at 12-under. If this were the Tiger of old, he would have made Rock crumble […]



The Golf Blog: Tiger Woods tied for lead in Abu Dhabi after 3 rounds, will he win on Sunday?

Yazan: mulligan | 28 January 2012 | Comments Off
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The Golf Blog says: Tiger Woods continued to play steady, unspectacular golf, and is now tied for the lead at 11-under with Robert Rock of England at the HSBC Championship in Abu Dhabi. Tiger hit all but 2 greens in regulation and went bogey free for the round. This is Tiger’s first tourney in 2012 […]



The Golf Blog: Rory McIlroy discusses 2 stroke penalty for brushing sand on fringe at Abu Dhabi

Yazan: mulligan | 28 January 2012 | Comments Off
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The Golf Blog says: Rory McIlroy brushed away sand on the fringe, preparing for his putt. Luke Donald, in the same group, suggested to Rory that “I don’t think you can do that.” Sure enough, brushing the sand away on the fringe is not allowed, so Rory got a 2 stroke penalty. Had he signed […]



The Golf Blog: Rory McIlroy bests Tiger Woods in first round at Abu Dhabi

Yazan: mulligan | 26 January 2012 | Comments Off
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The Golf Blog says: Rory McIlroy was paired with Tiger Woods and Luke Donald in a marquee group at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship. Tiger played a steady 2-under par, while McIlroy shot a 5-under, 67. Tiger looked good, but he couldn’t buy a birdie–not even with the $1 million appearance fee he will receive.



The Golf Blog: Phil Mickelson hits 1,500 balls with wedge per week, 90% within 1 yard of target

Yazan: mulligan | 25 January 2012 | Comments Off
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The Golf Blog says: Phil Mickelson had his pre-tournament interview at the Farmers’ Open at Torrey Pines. Last year, he had his caddie Jim “Bones” Mackay tend the pin on 18 as Phil tried to hole out with his wedge from the fairway. He almost did. When asked about that shot a year later, Phil […]




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