Tag: Shanshan Feng

Jul 15

U.S. Open-Not Many Americans

Asians Dominating Top of Leaderboard Going into Sunday at the U.S. Open Three rounds are in for the Women’s U.S. Open. It’s been a watery affair on the Trump Course in Bedminster, New Jersey, but they’ve got every one in at last, all with scores to get dry before tomorrow. As an observer, I am …

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Mar 31

China Cracks Down on Golf

China bans golf courses

China Sends Mixed Signals About Golf It appears that the nation of China doesn’t know precisely what to do with the game of golf. Following a ban on new development over a decade ago, small developers in individual locales began to build their own courses, sneaking them through the red tape, and trying to bring …

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Jun 05

Grey Silo Manulife Financial LPGA Classic

And They’re Off! Day 1 at Grey Silo The first round of any golf tournament has a specific kind of pleasure that is quite different from the other three rounds. Everyone starts with a clean slate, everything is fresh and new. Nobody has quadruple bogeyed anything yet. The course and the regional venue is usually …

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Oct 05

The Reignwood Classic

The Reignwood Classic – Smoggy, but a First for China The first thing I noticed looking at the leaderboard for this week’s LPGA event was that Suzann Pettersen was not in the lead. That, in itself, is unusual for recent weeks. The second thing I noticed was that Stacy Lewis is close to the lead, …

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