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Last Updated on Sunday, 29 September 2013 22:07 Sunday, 29 September 2013 22:03
DUBLIN, Ireland (AP) — Rory McIlroy said he has ended his contract with one management company and is starting his own.
McIlroy, a two-time major champion from Northern Ireland, began the process of changing his management in May and he has been negotiating a settlement from Horizon Sports Management.
McIlroy said a Dublin-based legal team, A&L Goodbody, is handling "details of the termination," though a settlement does not appear imminent.
Last Updated on Sunday, 29 September 2013 22:00 Sunday, 29 September 2013 21:51
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Gary Player's lawyer says the nine-time major winner has settled a dispute with a former friend over a $1 million transaction that took place in 1999.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 September 2013 06:55 Wednesday, 11 September 2013 06:40
AUGUSTA, Georgia (AP) — A green jacket owned by the golfer who won the inaugural Masters Tournament in Augusta in 1934 has sold at auction for nearly $700,000.
The jacket was given to Horton Smith, who won the tournament again in 1936.
The jacket sold at an auction for $682,229.45.
Last Updated on Monday, 09 September 2013 04:30 Monday, 09 September 2013 04:20
PGA TOUR Canada players Jon McLean and Jesse Speirs paid a visit to the historic Fortress of Louisbourg at the Cape Breton Celtic Classic presented by PC Financial.
See what happens when they 'attack' the fort with a unique golf shot.
Last Updated on Monday, 02 September 2013 23:19 Monday, 02 September 2013 22:59
Admittedly the Phil Mickelson amazing flop shot has become almost redundant at this stage of his career...but seriously, this guy really has a knack for pulling off the most incredible and definitley entertaining recovery shots.
At this past week's FedEx Cup Playoff event, the Deutsche Bank Championship, Lefty once again found himself facing a potentially disastrous situation and somehow pulled off another of his patented 'flop shot' miracles to save par.
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