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Phil Mickelson prepares for US Open after first LIV Golf tournament

Phil Mickelson prepares for US Open after first LIV Golf tournament

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Phil Mickelson arrived in Massachusetts in preparation for the US Open despite the controversy that has swirled around him and his decision to play in LIV Golf’s first tournament. The 2022 US Open is set to take place at The Country Club in Brookline. Mickelson arrived from …

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Jamal Khashoggi's Fiancée Says LIV Golfers 'Should Be Banned' From Majors

Jamal Khashoggi’s Fiancée Says LIV Golfers ‘Should Be Banned’ From Majors

Hatice Cengiz, the fiancée of murdered washington post journalist Jamal Khashoggi, called out the players participating in LIV Golf during the league’s inaugural event this weekend, saying that those who competed in the Saudi-backed tour should not be allowed to play in the sport’s major tournaments. “If they still carry on and play as if …

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The story of Titleist, the No. 1 golf ball at the US Open, started with a wobbly putt

The story of Titleist, the No. 1 golf ball at the US Open, started with a wobbly putt

Young noticed that his ball was behaving strangely. “He began to complain that there was something wrong with that damn golf ball,” his son Dick told a team Titleist staff member in 2019. The match came down to the final putt on the 18th hole. Young believed he stroked the ball perfectly but “the ball …

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2022 US Open odds, picks: Jon Rahm, Phil Mickelson predictions from same golf model that nailed 8 majors

2022 US Open odds, picks: Jon Rahm, Phil Mickelson predictions from same golf model that nailed 8 majors

Caught in the middle of the budding feud between the PGA Tour and the new LIV Golf league is Bryson DeChambeau, who won the COVID-delayed 2020 US Open. DeChambeau recently made his return to competition at the Memorial Tournament after hand surgery following the Masters, but missed the cut. The PGA Tour announced suspensions for …

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The Majors Have a Major Decision to Make On LIV Golf Players' Eligibility

The Majors Have a Major Decision to Make On LIV Golf Players’ Eligibility

Could Augusta National prohibit past champions from competing based on their LIV Golf affiliation? What would Bobby Jones think? Rob Schumacher/USA Today It wasn’t that long ago that the four major championships were privately incensed about the move that Greg Norman and his LIV Golf tour were making to take on professional golf — or …

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PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan says golfers suspended for LIV Golf affiliation 'need us'

PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan says golfers suspended for LIV Golf affiliation ‘need us’

BOSTON — In his first interview since suspending 17 players for competing in the rival LIV Golf Invitational Series, PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan defended the punishment in an interview with CBS Sports during the final round of the RBC Canadian Open on Sunday. Six-time major champion Phil Mickelson, two-time major winner Dustin Johnson and …

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Brooke Henderson beats Lindsey Weaver-Wright in playoff to win ShopRite LPGA Classic

Brooke Henderson beats Lindsey Weaver-Wright in playoff to win ShopRite LPGA Classic

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, NJ — Brooke Henderson closed with a 7-under 64 a year ago in the ShopRite LPGA Classic and finished second. The 24-year-old from Canada matched that final-round performance in the event this year, and she still had work to do. This time she got the job done Sunday after overcoming a 4-shot deficit. …

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