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Shaw Charity Classic Preview

Aug 29th, 2014 at 14:11 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 414 views

Rocco to Rock Them Again in Calgary The first of two weeks in Canada sees The Champions Tour in Calgary for the Shaw Charity Classic from the Canyon Meadows G&CC. It's the second time the event has been held and the winner last year was Rocco Mediate who won by a mere 7 shots. It's a three round event and so starts on Friday 29th August, around 5.30pm UK …

Northern Ireland Open Challenge Preview

Aug 28th, 2014 at 07:00 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 432 views

In Form Hebert to be King of the Castle in Northern Ireland For the second year running the Challenge Tour heads to Galgorm Castle for the Northern Ireland Open Challenge in association with Maui Jim Sunglasses. Winner at the inaugural event last year was Daan Huizing, who beat Oliver Wilson in a playoff after nearly blowing a 6 shot lead going into the final round. No time differences for …

Open D'Italia Preview

Aug 27th, 2014 at 18:55 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 393 views

Isuzu Queensland Open Preview

Aug 27th, 2014 at 18:50 jimmywomble on Golf 1 comments 405 views

Dodt to Cross the Tee's & Dodt the I's in Queensland Another trip to the Australian Tour this week and the Isuzu Queensland Open from the Brookwater G&CC in Brisbane. Although nearly ninety years old this was not held from 2008 to 2012, and Nick Cullen won on its return last year. This will be the first event of the week and will start around 9.30pm UK time on …

RZ Everlasting KBC Augusta

Aug 26th, 2014 at 23:14 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 474 views

Fujimoto an Everlasting Pick After a break for the US PGA & WGC Bridgestone Invitational the Japan Tour returns with an old event with a new sponsor, the RZ Everlasting KBC Augusta. Last year it was the Vana H Cup, but it does stay at the same course which has hosted since 1992, the Keya GC, near Fukuoka. Last year Sung-Joon Park was the winner making it a hat trick …

Portland Classic ( LPGA Tour ) 2014 Preview

Aug 25th, 2014 at 19:16 The rabbit on Golf 0 comments 713 views

The LPGA Tour moves from Canada to Oregon for the Portland Classic Presented by Cambia Health Solutions ( known previously as the Safeway Classic ) this week. This tournament will be played from Aug 28th to 31st August 2014 and is one of the longest-running regular events on the LPGA Tour and first took place in 1972. The Pumpkin Ridge golf club hosted this event in the four years before 2013 …

Deutsche Bank Championship ( PGA Tour ) 2014 Preview

Aug 25th, 2014 at 09:58 The rabbit on Golf 0 comments 539 views

Henrik Stenson is defending his title in the next leg of the FedExCup play offs which is the Deutsche Bank Championship and this tournament takes place from Friday 29th August until Monday 1st September ( Labor day holiday in the USA ) at the The Tournament Players Club of Boston golf course is in Norton, Massachusetts. This event has been part of the PGA schedule since 2003 and it became part …

Deutsche Bank Championship Preview - TPC Boston (PGA Tour)

Aug 24th, 2014 at 23:32 STEVEOCN on Golf 0 comments 1629 views

FedEx Cup - Deutsche Bank Championship, August 29th to September 1st Tournament Intro: The PGA Tour heads to Norton in Massachusetts this week for the second event of the FedEx Cup Play-Off Series. Following the conclusion of The Barclays in New Jersey, the Top 100 points leaders in the FedEx Cup Standings will tee it up at TPC Boston. Designed by Arnold Palmer in 2002, the course underwent an extensive remodelling by …

Boeing Classic Preview

Aug 22nd, 2014 at 14:22 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 306 views

Waldorf to Soar in Boeing Classic The Champions Tour heads west for the Boeing Classic from the TPC Snoqualmie Ridge GC in Seattle. The event started in 2005 and the winner last year was John Riegger who picked up his first win on this tour in just his fifth start. It's a three round event and so starts on Friday 22th August, quite late UK time as it's be …

WinCo Foods Portland Open Preview

Aug 21st, 2014 at 15:55 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 393 views

Gore Puts a Spell on the Witch Hollow Course For the final event before the Web.Com Tour Playoffs there's a new event, the WinCo Foods Portland Open presented by Kraft. It's from the Pumpkin Ridge GC in Portland, Oregon, and being a west coast event will start at 4.15pm UK time, on Thursday 21st August. The Course There are courses at Pumpkin Ridge, Ghost Creek has been used by the ladies for …

The Barclays Preview

Aug 21st, 2014 at 11:00 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 357 views

Scott to Defend his Barclays Title It's the start of the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup Playoffs this week and they kick-off with The Barclays from the Ridgewood CC in New Jersey. This is a return to Ridgewood having last hosted in 2010 when Matt Kuchar beat Martin Laird in a playoff, and last year Adam Scott won at the Liberty National CC. New Jersey is the east coast and …

Golf Betting - Course and green types

Aug 20th, 2014 at 17:43 hornygoat on Golf 0 comments 400 views

Golf courses - Categorisation and other factors To the uninitiated, it is a daunting task to look at a field list for a specific tournament and attempt to spot the value or likely contenders. Continuing the theme of beginner's tips for successful golf betting, the next logical step we need to undertake is to familiarise ourselves with the land upon which an event is played. Failure to do so is a …