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Patrick Reed – Here We Go Again?

Patrick Reed

Australia Heats Up with Reed During Presidents Cup The dust-up with the rules committee and Patrick Reed in the Hero World Challenge is spilling over into subsequent events. This week, it’s the Presidents Cup, played biannually since the mid ’90s. Not as well known as the Ryder Cup, in which the U.S. takes on Europe, …

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Peter Thomson Dies – Called Royalty

Peter Thomson

Australian Great Thomson Dies at 88, Took on World’s Best Around the time Peter Thomson was taking on all comers from the world’s best golfers, I was just beginning to enter the golf world as a player and spectator. I recognized the name, and remember several of his winning appearances, but I wasn’t quite old …

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Jason Day – Triumph and Tragedy

Jason Day

Jason Day Moves Forward Royal Melbourne hosted the World Cup two weeks ago, and for the first time in a while, a native son won it, enabling the Australian contingent to win the team aspect of the tournament as well. Jason Day, who last won at the Byron Nelson on the PGA Tour in 2010, …

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