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Canadian Pairs Final Sees Second Straight Playoff

Last Updated on Monday, 14 October 2013 11:34 Monday, 14 October 2013 10:35

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For the second year in a row, the Inside Golf Canadian Pairs Presented By WestJet saw teams from both sides of the Rockies play off for the chance to compete at Pebble Beach.

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Man Pleads Guilty in Hole-in-One Prize Case

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 October 2013 01:21 Wednesday, 09 October 2013 01:13

Kevin Kolenda

Canadian Press

Mike Baker

SEATTLE, Washington (AP) — A businessman accused of failing to pay golfers for their hole-in-one prizes has pleaded guilty in Washington state to three felonies.

Kevin Kolenda, 55, of Norwalk, Conn., pleaded guilty Friday two counts of selling insurance without a license and one count of first-degree theft. He will be sentenced in the coming months, with each count having a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $20,000 fine.

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Video: Graham DeLaet Holes Out Twice On 18th In Prez Cup

Last Updated on Monday, 07 October 2013 00:05 Sunday, 06 October 2013 23:33

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There was a lot of talk about the fact the International team competing against the U.S. in the Presidents Cup had no less than 7 rookies on their squad and that the pressure of such an event may prove overwhelming. 

Apparently nobody informed Canada's Graham DeLaet of that as he turned in a sparkling 3-1-1 record in his first appearance in the biannual event. 

In fact DeLaet provided two of the more dramatic moments on the final day of the competition as the International squad tried desperately to make up a deficit on the United States team.

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TV Technology Has Attention of USGA, R&A

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 September 2013 01:30 Wednesday, 18 September 2013 01:22

Tiger Woods BMW Championship

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson

ATLANTA, Georgia (AP) — Television evidence indicated a possible rules violation. The official talked to the player before he signed his card, and the player was adamant that no violation occurred.

The decision went in favor of the player because the evidence was deemed inconclusive.

This was not Tiger Woods at the BMW Championship.

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Furyk Becomes Sixth Player to Shoot 59 on PGA Tour

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 September 2013 00:46 Saturday, 14 September 2013 00:41

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Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson

LAKE FOREST, Illinois (AP) — Jim Furyk crouched to study the 3 feet of green between his ball and the cup, a short distance with such large implications.

He thought back to a similar putt — slightly downhill, sliding to the right — that he made the last time he won a tournament three long years ago. That one at the Tour Championship was worth $10 million. Friday at the BMW Championship, it was for a piece of golf history.

Furyk capped off a magical day at Conway Farms with a birdie on his last hole to become the sixth player in PGA Tour history to shoot 59.

And with a bogey on his card, no less.

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