Author Archives | Paul Prendergast

Ryder Cup 2014

Applying the old sporting adage: ‘A good big man always beats a good little man’ to the European team’s 8th Ryder Cup triumph in the last 10 attempts sells short a highly talented and accomplished American team, who gave it their all in a bid to wrest back the Cup in Gleneagles in September. Tom [...]

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Horschel Catches ‘Lightning in a Bottle’ — Wins FedEx Cup

27-year-old Billy Horschel iced the cake of an unprecedented run in FedEx Cup history to scoop the pool, denying world number one Rory McIlroy at the East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta to capture the PGA Tour season-ending Tour Championship and the $10 million bounty as FedEx Cup champion. Horschel qualified for Playoff Series in [...]

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Martin Kaymer

German precision – Kaymer-style

  Martin Kaymer has climbed to the summit and slid back do wn again but a magical week at Pinehurst No. 2 has the German on the ascent again, running roughshod over the field to win the 2014 U.S. Open by eight strokes. The 29-year embraced the restored classic of American golf to set all-time [...]

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