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Fox Sports Debuts Golf Coverage at Franklin Templeton Shootout

MOVE OVER CBS, NBC AND GOLF CHANNEL. Or at least make room. With its mega deal to telecast the U.S. Open, Fox Sports is jumping into golf in a big way. A trial run begins this week with the network's coverage of the Franklin Templeton Shootout. Show More Summary

Golf Capsules

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Jason Day and Cameron Tringale shot an 8-under 64 on Friday in modified alternate-shot play to increase their lead to three strokes in the Franklin Templeton Shootout.

China's Feng Takes 5-Stroke Lead in Dubai

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China's Shanshan Feng shot a 6-under 66 on Friday to take a five-stroke lead into the final round of Ladies European Tour's season-ending Dubai Ladies Masters.

2014 Year in Review – Part Two – The Courses I Saw

2014 Year in Review – Part Two – The Courses I Saw 13th at Chicago Golf Club Lots of great golf, but almost no casual golf in between. Highlights were St. Andrew's, Prairie Dunes and Chicago. If you truly understood every aspect of these three courses, you would have the perfect foundation to become a great golf course architect. Show More Summary

Day and Tringale Open 3-Shot Lead in Shootout

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Jason Day and Cameron Tringale shot an 8-under 64 on Friday in modified alternate-shot play to increase their lead to three strokes in the Franklin Templeton Shootout.

Storm uproots strategic tree on Pebble Beach's iconic 18th hole

Pebble Beach's iconic par-5 18th hole looks a different after a strong storm ripped through the Monterey Peninsula on Thursday. One of two cypress trees that play into the strategy of the tee shot at the sea-lining finishing hole was...Show More Summary

Is Tiger Woods on his way to being worth $2 billion?

Just before Thanksgiving 2009, Tiger Woods hit a historic number. According to a Forbes report at the time, Woods became the first athlete to be worth $1 billion.  Five years later, Woods hit the lowest of lows, personally and professionally, and is now trying to get back on the upswing toward major championship No. Show More Summary

Watch a bird fly off with an in-play ball at the Australian PGA

Birdies are usually good in golf. However, for Sam Eaves on Day 2 of the Australian PGA Championship on Thursday, a particular birdie was a nuisance.  One of Eaves' drives during Round 2 at Royal Pines Resort had found the fairway off the tee. Show More Summary

Grace Increases Lead to 5 Strokes in South Africa

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Branden Grace increased his lead to five strokes after a 6-under 66 Friday in the second round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship.

South African Grace Builds Big Lead at Leopard Creek

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CAPE TOWN, Dec 12 (Reuters) – - South African Branden Grace continued his domination of the Leopard Creek Country Club course to establish a healthy lead at the Alfred Dunhill Championship on Friday.

Hooked On Golf Blog 10 Year Blogiversary – A Look Back at 2013-2014

Here’s a recap of the highlights of the last two years as part of the Hooked On Golf Blog 10 year anniversary. Many interesting stories, both personal and in the […]

Expand Your Bag To Reduce Your Golf Handicap

All golfers want to shrink their golf handicaps. It builds confidence and increases our enjoyment of the game. But lowering your golf handicap is easier said than done. Chopping strokes off your typical score is a challenge no matter what … Continue reading ?

Fleetwood Leads in Thailand, One Clear of Westwood and Fraser

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England's Tommy Fleetwood was the surprise halfway leader at the Thailand Golf Championship on Friday, edging ahead with a composed display in tricky conditions.

Fleetwood Leads Westwood by 1 After Thai 2nd Round

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Former champion Lee Westwood was relieved to card a 1-under-par 71 in windier conditions to trail Thailand Championship leader and English countryman Tommy Fleetwood by one shot after the second round on Friday.

Couples On Phil's Ryder Cup Benching: "Are you kidding me?"

Joe Passov was at the unveiling of a 6-hole kids course designed by Brian Curley

Ormsby, Strange Share Lead at Australian PGA, Scott 2 Behind

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Australians Scott Strange and Wade Ormsby shared the second-round lead at the Australian PGA, with defending champion Adam Scott two strokes behind and American Boo Weekley three off the lead.

Scott Trails Leaders by Two at Halfway Stage of Australian PGA

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Expectant father Adam Scott shot a three-under-par round of 69 on Friday to close within two shots of the lead at the halfway stage of the Australian PGA championship.

Rory's Three Closest Confidants Called Out In Case

Tim Healy reports on day three of the pre-trial proceedings in Rory McIlroy v. Horizon

Sports Briefing | Golf: Jason Day and Cameron Tringale Lead Franklin Templeton Shootout

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Jason Day and Cameron Tringale hold a two-stroke lead in the Franklin Templeton Shootout.

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