News for Sunday, June 14, 2009


News 2009 June 14


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Notes: Wie's ace gives reason to cheer

Even though Michelle Wie never made a run at winning the LPGA Championship, she certainly gave her sizable galleries reason to cheer this week.

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Nordqvist lands major at Bulle Rock

A long and memorable day for Anna Nordqvist ended with a well-deserved champagne shower on the 18th green.

Allenby's sleeping arrangements

“Last fall you talked about sleeping with your putter on Saturday night. Are you going to try that again?” a reporter asked.

Burgers plentiful at LPGA major

One of the great perks of covering the McDonald’s LPGA Championship is the 5 p.m. burger.

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Gay grabs Open spot with St. Jude win

Brian Gay played his way into the U.S. Open in his last possible chance, completing a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the St. Jude Classic.

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Pinehurst to pull Open double duty

The USGA will announce Monday that in June 2014, Pinehurst No. 2 will host the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open in back-to-back weeks. Bradley S. Klein weighs in on the move.

Immelman, Hart withdraw from Open

Two more players have withdrawn from next week's U.S. Open with injuries.

Can Tiger repeat at Bethpage?

So long and so dark, the shadow he casts has the potential to stretch substantially with the upcoming U.S. Open at Bethpage Black.