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Golf: Spieth’s Collapse Not Surprising

“It’s difficult to eliminate the reigning champion (Jordan Spieth)”, but he is 156th (out of 204 golfers) on shots from 150-175 yards, 97th on shots from 175-200 yards and 101st on shots from 200-225 yards.

Golf: The Danny Willett Way

“He (Danny Willett) wasn’t like a young Tiger Woods or Rory McIlroy or anything. He was good, but he wasn’t that good. I mostly remember his swagger – he was a nice lad but he was cocky and always on the line of being a bit too cocky…”

Golf: Lydia Ko - Vive la Difference

"I think I'm lucky that Jason (Lydia’s caddie) kind of talked me out of not going for the green in two," said Ko, facing a 3-wood shot over water from a downhill lie if she went for it.

Golf: Tired of Being Tiger Woods?

“Geoff Ogilvy still says, "At that point [2009] I would have bet you every dollar I had that he would break Jack's record." This is an excerpt from Alan Shipnuck’s extensive coverage in, “What Happened to Tiger Woods?

Golf: Take Another Tip From Brandel

“In a nutshell, Chamblee contends that the orthodox compact modern swing robs golfers of power and leads to injuries that shorten careers.

Golf: Take a Tip From Brandel

“I wish I could give just one change to many of today’s best players. Not for change’s sake, but for theirs.” That’s from Brandel Chamblee’s, “If these stars could do just one thing differently ...”

Golf: Kauri Cliffs and Other Northland Golf Courses

“For the gambling golfer at Kauri Cliffs, fortune may not always favour the brave, but in terms of sheer excitement, clifftop drops and coastal crosswinds ensure adrenalin flows regardless.” From James Henderson’s, “Northland Golf courses: Get in the swing”.

Golf: Steve Williams Rates a Zero

Alan Shipnuck’s headline reads, “Adam Scott, Bubba Watson and Michelle Wie in Heroes & Zeros,” and coming in at number 3 among the Zeros is Steve aka Stevie who, “a few years ago he was given much of the credit for Adam Scott’s ascent.

Golf: Sergio Sucks at Closing

“Despite being one of the best golfers in the world (Garcia has ranked inside the top 25 on the PGA Tour in scoring average in 13 of 16 seasons), he had only managed to convert three of those 12 54-hole leads into victories.” That’s from Jake Nichols who has done an impressive s

Golf: Nobody Can Touch Tiger

"There is nobody in the game that I have seen that is remotely close to the level of performance Tiger was in his prime," so says Phil Mickelson in an interview on with Ryan Asselta.

Doubtful in this decade