News for Friday, January 8, 2010


News 2010 January 8


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Glover maintains top spot in Hawaii

Glover takes 3-shot lead

So far so good for Lucas Glover in 2010. The U.S. Open champion built a three-shot lead Friday at the SBS Championship with an 8-under 65.

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Moore relies on unconventional iron set

explains why Ryan Moore’s irons could give golf announcers fits this season.

Ryan Moore is always known for doing things a little differently. Last year, the focus was on his fashion sense. This year, Moore is getting attention for the unique makeup of his bag. Moore’s irons don’t have traditional numbers on them, only lofts.

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Golfweek introduces two new tournaments

with news about two new tournaments that will feature feature some of the best programs in Div. II and Div. III golf.

In February the Golfweek Spring Invitational – a Div. II event – will take place at Reunion Resort in Orlando, and next September, the Golfweek Fall Invitational will feature some of the very best programs in Div. III men’s golf.

Nicklaus: ‘Big year’ for Tiger in the majors

Jack Nicklaus believes this is a big year for Tiger Woods to get closer to his record 18 major championships because three majors are held on courses where Woods has won.

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Team USA builds 14-shot lead in Argentina

U.S. builds 14-shot lead

What’s a good way to cure final-round nerves? Build a 14-shot lead in Round 3, which is just what the United States did at the Copa de las Americas Friday.

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PGA Tour looks drab early in 2010

Ashley Crain has been disappointed with the PGA Tour players' fashion early in the 2010 season.

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Daly needs reality pill for 2010

says John Daly shouldn’t be upset at being passed over for a sponsor exemption.

The PGA Tour season is exactly one day old, and already I’m reaching for my blood-pressure medication. What has me so riled? John Daly, that’s who. He says his “feelings were hurt” when the Bob Hope Classic chose not to give him a sponsor exemption.

Fisher takes lead midway through Africa Open

Trevor Fisher Jr. shot a second straight 7-under 66 to grab the lead after the second round of the Africa Open on Friday.

Need help with your fantasy golf team?

explains how the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index can help your fantasy golf team.

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Zylstra, Hullender win Riverwood Senior

The start of a new decade did nothing to stop Bill Zylstra’s momentum as he captured the 15th Riverwood Senior Invitational Jan. 5 at Riverwood GC in Port Charlotte, Fla., finishing at 5-over 221 for a two-shot victory over Phil Pavoni.

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Ryo rallies to top Monty at Royal Trophy

The Japanese pair of Ryo Ishikawa and Koukei Oda rallied to beat Europe's playing captain Colin Montgomerie and Pablo Martin, helping Asia to a 2 1/2 to 1 1/2 lead after Friday's foursomes play at the Royal Trophy.