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10
June
The 2014 US Open Experiment
By: Ross Starkey

There's a wind of change running through USGA at the moment, and it’s not the one bringing rain to North Carolina this week either. It's the no-rough experiment and back-to-back men’s and women's US Open on the same Pinehurst No. 2 course over the next two weeks.

(Pinehurst No.2 returns to its original design concept for the US Open)

 

 

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03
June
Can Bubba Watson Win The US Open?
By: Ross Starkey

Here’s a thought, can Bubba golf win the toughest tournament in all of golf? We saw glimpses at the Memorial Tournament where Jack's Muirfield Village was lengthened, the rough toughened up and the greens made firmer and for 68 holes it looked like Bubba would win.

(Is Bubba a better bet than Phil for the US Open?)

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20
May
The Open Secret of Jimenez's Success
By: Ross Starkey

The secret of Miguel Angel Jimenez's success isn't really a secret, its an open secret, we can see exactly what makes him tick. Put simply, he is the most well-rounded golfer in the world.

(Bend and flex at the knees)

 

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12
May
What if the Players Championship was a major?
By: Ross Starkey

Martin Kaymer said after winning The Players Championship that “for all of us its a major.” Which begs the ever-green question in golf, will it ever be the fifth major and how would the record books change.

(Will Pete Dye's legacy be a major won/lost here?)

 

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30
April
5 Of The Most Significant Runners Up Finishes in Majors
By: Ross Starkey

Winning isn't everything, you have to have beaten someone. Sometimes those finishing in second place have a more remarkable story than the winner themselves. There have been some significant runners up in the majors and here are some of the most important we have seen.

(Which one of the Shark's runners up spots makes our list?)

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15
April
5 things we can learn from Bubba's Masters win
By: Ross Starkey

After watching The Masters Tournament we all have a good reason to get out and play again. But before we head out the door with our clubs, what can we learn from watching Bubba Watson win his second green jacket?

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08
April
The Masters Tournament - 10 Things You Didn't Know
By: Ross Starkey

As the veil of secrecy and exclusivity at Augusta National gets undressed slightly each year, it begins to reveal further interesting facts, some peculiar and some far-fetched. Here are few that we found interesting, do you know these Masters facts?

 

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25
February
Victor Dubuisson steals Jason's Day
By: Ross Starkey

Jason Day's second PGA Tour title, his first since 2011, should have ensured all the attention of the world's media. It was his time to celebrate victory and put to bed growing demons nagging at his inability to finish first. But it was the swashbuckling Frenchman Victor Dubuisson that all the talk was about at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship at Dove Mountain this week.

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