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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
PostPosted: Tue Apr 28, 2015 4:20 pm 
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I'm going to the WGC Cadillac Match Play tomorrow in San Francisco.


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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
PostPosted: Tue Jun 16, 2015 10:37 am 
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This US Open track looks like a monster from what I've been able to see on TV and read.

Tiger will not be the only player in the high 70s/low 80s

I'm guessing lots of links style 30 yard putts from off the green, unless they wet these greens they won't receive even high shots

I'd say based on that that Spieth has a great shot again.

But I'm still picking Rickie to win......


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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
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Brits and Irish have huge advantage on this track

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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
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Tiger 2 over after 2......

The 90 watch is on!


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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
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I'm not too sure about this track as a US Open venue
Firm/fast is one thing , but these putts are wobbling all over the place.


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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
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need loop de loop and windmill to bring it up to speed

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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
PostPosted: Fri Jun 19, 2015 7:22 am 
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superk wrote:
This US Open track looks like a monster from what I've been able to see on TV and read.

Tiger will not be the only player in the high 70s/low 80s

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1. I was looking at the score card, since when did they start make holes like 540 yards par 4s? I realize all these pros have more distance, but are they just doing this to artificially make the over/under par scores seem worse? Used to be around 500+ was the cutoff for a par 5?

2. Am I the only one sick of opening a sports page today and seeing a big picture of Tiger and a headline talking about him struggling and no mention of the actual good players? Tiger sucking is not news, it's the norm now. Tiger has become like the Oakland Raiders or Washington Redskins, a full trophy case, but currently the image of ineptitude. He's not a story anymore. We know he sucks and nobody thinks he will contend.


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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
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This course where they are having this US Open is the strangest damn golf course I've seen.


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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
PostPosted: Fri Jul 17, 2015 9:34 am 
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So far the Open has been entertaining

DJ can completely overwhelm this track if the weather is benign

I still don't understand the desire by most amateur golfers to arrange that trip to the home of golf. I hate shit weather and enjoy playing golf in it even less.

Phil looks like he is going to get into contention

ESPN doing an exponentionally better job than FOX did with the US OPEN. Tirico at the point is fantastic. FOX needs to never cover golf again.....ever.


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 Post subject: Re: The Golf thread......
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Jordan Spieth is one stroke behind going into the final round with a chance to win his 3rd major in a row.


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