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Daily Archives: June 1, 2018

Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz qualifies for U.S. Senior Open, John Elway misses out

Former Atlanta Braves pitcher John Smoltz, 51, qualified for the U.S. Senior Open with a 3-under 69 at Planterra Ridge Golf Club, where sectional qualifying was staged this week. Even though he made two bogeys over the final six holes, he still finished just one stroke out of being a medalist at the event and won a three-for-one playoff on ...

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Reid starting to reap rewards of hard work

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Ariya Jutanugarn’s golf clubs didn’t arrive on the plane with her when she landed in Birmingham Monday for the U.S. Women’s Open. Knowing a tropical storm was on its way, that practice rounds would be limited, she should have been anxious, frustrated and maybe a little angry, right? Nah. Her reaction? “Good,” she said. “I can watch ...

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Day starts well at Memorial

Jason Day during the first round of the Memorial Tournament. Jason Day's strong form has continued in the opening round of the Memorial Tournament in his adopted hometown of Columbus, Ohio. Day, who plays and practises at Jack Nicklaus' course, started with a four-under par 68 to be inside t… Golf Australia – News Headlines

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Ten pounds lighter, sick Day off to good start

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Ariya Jutanugarn’s golf clubs didn’t arrive on the plane with her when she landed in Birmingham Monday for the U.S. Women’s Open. Knowing a tropical storm was on its way, that practice rounds would be limited, she should have been anxious, frustrated and maybe a little angry, right? Nah. Her reaction? “Good,” she said. “I can watch ...

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