Articles Tagged with golf

Gus Andreone: 103-Year-Old Golfer Makes Hole In One

103 year old golfer shoots hole in one

Gus Andreone, a 103-year-old golf pro, recently made a hole in one, which simultaneously made history. Andreone is the oldest member of the Professional Golfers’ Association of America and is believed to be the oldest person ever to nail a hole in one, which happened at the 14th hole of the Palm Aire Country Club… Read more »

Lucy Li Ends Incredible Run at U.S. Women’s Open

Lucy Li, 11, misses the cut at U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst

Lucy Li, the 11-year old golfing phenom who took the entire golfing world by storm this week, missed the cut during the second round of the U.S Women’s Open at Pinehurst, North Carolina. Li shot a 78 on Friday and finished her remarkable run at 16 over par. Li qualified for the tournament last weekend… Read more »

Madeira Open: Golfer Alastair Forsyth’s Caddie Dies Of Heart Attack

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A Zimbabwean caddie who worked for golfer Alastair Forsyth has died on the final day of the Madeira Open golf tournament in Portugal. The man, identified as Iain McGregor, passed away after he suffered a heart attack at the venue. According to the Associated Press, the McGregor’s life could not be saved despite best efforts… Read more »

Jordan Spieth Won’t Win The Masters — Here’s Why He’ll Choke

Jordan Spieth will not win the 2014 Masters.

Jordan Spieth is the feel-good story of the Masters right now. The affable 20-year-old has soared to the top of the leaderboard after three rounds and is currently tied with former Masters winner Bubba Watson. It’s a great story. Too bad Jordan Spieth will choke away the win. Is Jordan Spieth one of the most-talented… Read more »

Karrie Webb Wins Australian Open Golf For 5th Time

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Today was a good day for Karrie Webb, who won the LPGA Australian Open golf championship for the fifth time. Webb started the final day with a five-stroke deficit, but was quick to take the lead. She ended the tournament with a score of 4-under 68 in the final round, beating Chella Choi by one… Read more »

Phil Mickelson Taxes Grab 61 Percent Of British Open Win [Report]

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Phil Mickelson’s taxes were the subject of widespread incredulity this week after tax planner K. Sean Packard wrote a guest post for Forbes that calculated the multi-millionaire golf pro’s taxes on his British Open win. Packard said that Mickelson has griped in the past about paying a 60 percent tax rate — and it seems… Read more »