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Daily Archives: March 25, 2019

Lydia Ko's return to form earns plaudits from LPGA founder Marilynn Smith

Lydia Ko’s return to form has caught the eye of an astute golf judge. Marilynn Smith, 89, was one of 14 founding members of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) in 1950 and was sitting in a comfortable recliner next to the 18th green on Sunday (NZ time) at the Founders Cup – a tournament created to honour her and ...

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In data-driven age, 'honor' of opening day start still big

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — As spring training neared its conclusion, a reporter mentioned to Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez that Max Scherzer was not precisely on schedule to start on opening day. “He’s going to be lined up,” Martinez said with a laugh. “Come Thursday at 1:05, he’ll be on the mound.” Of course he will. Scherzer is, ...

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United Kingdom : HS2 completes biggest demolition challenge yet at site of new Old Oak Common tunnel crossover box

United Kingdom : HS2 completes biggest demolition challenge yet at site of new Old Oak Common tunnel crossover box Mar 25, 2019 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) — HS2 has cleared a key construction site close to the new Old Oak Common super-hub station, as work to deliver Phase One of the UKs new high speed rail project continues to ...

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Tottenham: A glimpse inside Spurs' new £1bn state-of-the-art stadium

Tottenham Hotspur Stadium: BBC Sport takes a look inside It has cost £1bn. It has arrived more than six months late. But even the sun joined Mauricio Pochettino and 30,000 fans in coming out at their new stadium to ‘Welcome Spurs Home’. Fittingly, J’Neil Bennett, brought up in Camden, six miles away, scored the first goal. At half-time Pochettin… BBC ...

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Lydia Ko's return to form earns plaudits from LPGA founder Marilynn Smith

Lydia Ko’s return to form has caught the eye of an astute golf judge. Marilynn Smith, 89, was one of 14 founding members of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) in 1950 and was sitting in a comfortable recliner next to the 18th green on Sunday (NZ time) at the Founders Cup – a tournament created to honour her and ...

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Race to Dubai Show – Hat-trick hero Hend

Listen to the Race to Dubai Podcast () Dan Roebuck, Gordon Brand Jnr and golf writer Matt Cooper look back on a dramatic conclusion to the Maybank Championship where Scott Hend claimed his third European Tour title following a play-off victory over Spain’s Nacho Elvira. We hear from both men plus newly retired Mikko Ilonen talk’s sausage based snacks and ...

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Lydia Ko's return to form earns plaudits from LPGA founder Marilynn Smith

Lydia Ko’s return to form has caught the eye of an astute golf judge. Marilynn Smith, 89, was one of 14 founding members of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) in 1950 and was sitting in a comfortable recliner next to the 18th green on Sunday (NZ time) at the Founders Cup – a tournament created to honour her and ...

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Lydia Ko's return to form earns plaudits from LPGA founder Marilynn Smith

Lydia Ko’s return to form has caught the eye of an astute golf judge. Marilynn Smith, 89, was one of 14 founding members of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) in 1950 and was sitting in a comfortable recliner next to the 18th green on Sunday (NZ time) at the Founders Cup – a tournament created to honour her and ...

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