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Vegas Cashes In At Skins Game

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 July 2011 01:16 Wednesday, 27 July 2011 01:09

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BANFF, Alta. -- Venezuelan golfer Jhonattan Vegas prevailed on a soggy, rain-soaked course Tuesday to win the Telus Skins Game with a total of $140,000.

Vegas, the Day 1 leader, was the first golfer to make a birdie on the back nine and sunk a 20-foot putt on the 13th hole to earn an additional four skins and $85,000.
 
That gave him a two-day total of seven skins and $140,000.

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Top Five PGA Tour Shots Of The Week From The RBC Canadian Open

Tuesday, 26 July 2011 23:20

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 The PGA Tour Took Its show on the road to Vancouver's Shaughnessy Golf And Country Club for the RBC Canadian Open and the Tour's slogan "These Guys Are Good" was in full force as one of the best fields to grace a professional golf tournament in Western Canada for many years assembled to take on the venerable old track.

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Hadwin Grows Among Tree-Lined Fairways Of Shaughnessy

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 July 2011 20:14 Sunday, 24 July 2011 19:45

by Kent 'Cookie' Gilchrist

 

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Adam Hadwin may have grown up on Ledgeview Golf Club in Abbotsford, but he was right at home strolling the coniferous-lined fairways at tony Shaughnessy Golf and Country Club.

Other than previously struggling RBC Open winner Sean O’Hair, they were the two big winners Canadian Open week.

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Hadwin Grows Among Tree-Lined Fairways Of Shaughnessy

Last Updated on Sunday, 24 July 2011 20:14 Sunday, 24 July 2011 19:45

by Kent 'Cookie' Gilchrist

 

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Adam Hadwin may have grown up on Ledgeview Golf Club in Abbotsford, but he was right at home strolling the coniferous-lined fairways at tony Shaughnessy Golf and Country Club.

Other than previously struggling RBC Open winner Sean O’Hair, they were the two big winners Canadian Open week.

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Olazabal's Competitive Drive Still Alive

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 July 2011 22:19 Saturday, 23 July 2011 21:44

by Kent 'Cookie' Gilchrist 

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Don’t know if a parallel can be drawn to the fact Spaniard Jose Maria Olazabal practised more than any two American players at the RBC Canadian Open which is on-going at Shaughnessy Golf and Country Club.

The fact the European Ryder Cup captain missed the cut on Friday doesn’t alter the angst and hand wringing over the dearth of American majors winners recently.
 

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