Archive for February, 2005

rain, rain, go away

Yazan: mulligan | 21 February 2005 | Comments Off on rain, rain, go away
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Maybe Retief Goosen knew about the bad weather because it looks like he didn’t miss anything by being DQ’d. The Nissan Open has been drenched with rain. Only 36 holes have been completed. Chad Campbell and Adam Scott are tied at -9, with a host of others chasing. Tiger’s at -5. Leaderboard here. They’re going […]

wake up call

Yazan: mulligan | 16 February 2005 | Comments Off on wake up call
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Retief Goosen didn’t get his wake-up call and missed his 6:40 am tee time in the Pro-am at the Nissan Open. Consequence: Retief’s been DQ’d from the entire tournament. Harsh. The tournament should have cut the guy some slack (unless they are hoping to reduce Tiger’s competition, so he can draw big ratings on Sunday). […]

nissan open

Yazan: mulligan | 16 February 2005 | Comments Off on nissan open
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The Nissan Open begins on Thursday at Riviera Country Club in LA. Mike Weir is 2-time defending champion. Here’s one amazing tidbit about this tournament (formerly the LA Open). In 1952, the tournament host defied the PGA’s ban on black golfers and invited former heavyweight champion Joe Louis to play. I saw a clip of […]

valentine’s email from tiger

Yazan: mulligan | 14 February 2005 | Comments Off on valentine’s email from tiger
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Tiger sent out a nice Valentine’s Day email. Tiger reports that he went skiing for a week with Elin and family, and the practiced golf for another 2 weeks. Stevie Williams had his 48 stitches removed and should be on the bag this week. Finally, Tiger has taken note of Phil’s play. Here’s what Tiger […]

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