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Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014 19:21 Tuesday, 19 August 2014 18:53


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Site: Paramus, New Jersey.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Ridgewood Country Club (7,319 yards, par 71).

Purse: $8 million. Winner's share: $1.44 million.



PGA TOUR Canada Joins Tour’s Trickshot Challenge

Last Updated on Monday, 11 August 2014 22:27 Monday, 11 August 2014 22:18

PGA TOUR Canada Trick Shots

PGA TOUR Canada players Drew Evans, Darren Wallace, Justin Peters, Micah Burke, Ben Silverman, and Will Strickler show off their best trick shots for the Tour's Trickshot Challege.



Greg Machtaler Wins Forces & Families Open

Last Updated on Sunday, 10 August 2014 19:00 Sunday, 10 August 2014 18:52

altOTTAWA, Ontario (Brian Decker/PGATOUR.COM) — With a dramatic 70-foot birdie putt and a final round 9-under 62, Summerland, British Columbia's Greg Machtaler captured the inaugural FORCES & FAMILIES OPEN, becoming the first Canadian winner on PGA TOUR Canada in 2014.

The 30-year old made a brilliant charge up the leaderboard on Sunday, playing his final 11 holes in 9-under par, a run that included two eagles and a back nine 30. After finding the green at the 72nd hole, Machtaler rolled in a long birdie putt to post the clubhouse lead at 17-under, then watched as neither American Jeff Dennis or Baddeck, Nova Scotia's Peter Campbell could match him with a birdie at the last.



Greg Eason Takes 36-Hole Lead in Ottawa

Last Updated on Saturday, 09 August 2014 05:50 Saturday, 09 August 2014 05:46

altBrian Decker (PGATOUR.COM)

With a closing birdie at his final hole of the day, Leicester, England's Greg Eason fired a 5-under 66 on Friday at Hylands Golf Club to take a one shot lead through 36 holes at the FORCES & FAMILIES OPEN.

The 22-year old rookie sits at 13-under par through two rounds and leads by one over North Vancouver, British Columbia's Eugene Wong, who fired a 10-under 61 on Friday, a new career best as a professional.



Greg Eason Leads After Round One at Forces & Families Open

Last Updated on Friday, 08 August 2014 00:24 Friday, 08 August 2014 00:21

altBrian Decker (PGATOUR.COM)

Leicester, England's Greg Eason shot an 8-under 63 on Thursday at Hylands Golf Club to take the first round lead at the inaugural Forces & Families Open. Eason carded seven birdies, an eagle and one bogey to lead by one over Crookston, Minnesota's Travis Ross and Longwood, Florida's Sam Ryder.

The PGA TOUR Canada rookie, who is playing in his first season as a professional following a standout career at the University of Central Florida, was upbeat about his round despite a bogey at the 18th hole following an errant tee shot.



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