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Ryder Cup 2014: The Stats

We’re not ready to leave the Ryder Cup yet! Mickleson successfully shifted all the focus onto himself, the US team and Watson’s captaincy, but the performances of the European players deserve recognition: Overall TEAM EUROPE shot 110 under par compared to the TEAM USA 75 under, or thereabouts. Team Europe clearly performed better throughout the [...]

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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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Ryder Cup: The ‘Golden’ History and Curious Beginnings of Golf’s Most Well-Known Match-Play Spectacle

The History The Ryder Cup is a men’s golf competition between teams from Europe and the United States, which takes place every two years. The competition is jointly administrated by the PGA of America and the PGA European Tour, and every two years the venue alternates between courses in the USA and Europe. The Ryder Cup [...]

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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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Independence Day Golf Invitational 2014

This photo collection is dedicated to the golf event initiated by a group of national entrepreneurs who have a passion toward the game of golf and they would like to give back to the game that they love so much! A competition made for professionals and amateurs golfers under the age of 30. The inaugural [...]

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The McIlroy Legend Continues to Build at Valhalla

We’ve seen this before, but from only a precious few. Rory McIlroy’s PGA Championship victory at soggy Valhalla Country Club in Louisville, Kentucky extended his major championship total to four and his win streak from as many huge events — The Open Championship, WGC Bridgestone Championship and the PGA — to three. Along with it, [...]

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www.Golfclick.net — It’s Time to Golf!

The Golfclick.net website is a new golf reservation portal where golfers from Indonesia and worldwide to find and book unsold tee times for golf courses in Indonesia. The website is the project of two young Indonesian golfers and entrepreneurs Albert Kosasih (28) and Ebert Wijaya (27). Albert and Ebert have been close friends ever since [...]

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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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Jakarta’s BWA Golf Day at Matoa National

The British Women’s Association held a friendly golf day at Matoa Nasional in South Jakarta recently. Nearly 50 ladies gathered to try their luck on the gentle course and of course sample some of the beverages available from the cocktail cart! I arrived and was greeted by Elaine with the welcoming words ‘thanks for coming [...]

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Japan’s winner of the Boy’s individual honours, Ryo Toyoyama alongside Indonesia’s winner of the Girl's individual honours, Rivani Adelia Sihotang

Indonesian Junior’s amongst the winners as Thailand dominates at the 20th Enjoy Jakarta World Junior Golf Championship

Junior golfers are the future of the game, and the future of Indonesian golf looks to be in a healthy place, with many talented local juniors playing and competing against the games most talented players from Asia and overseas during this year’s 20th Enjoy Jakarta World Junior Golf Championship: 2nd June – 6th June. This [...]

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