All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘British Open’

Stacy Lewis Defends Women’s British Open

Stacy Lewis, the 29-year-old Texan who reclaimed her rank as number one in the Women’s World Golf Rankings in June, defends the Women’s British Open at Royal Birkdale this week. Commenting on a field that had been dominated by South Koreans over the past few years, and on a friendly rivalry with Michelle Wie, Lewis said, “You look at the …

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Stacy Lewis Stays No. 1 With Win at NW Arkansas

Last week, LPGA No. 1 ranked golfer Stacy Lewis finished second to Michelle Wie at the US Open, losing by two shots. Despite the fact she was competing for a major golf championship last week, Lewis admitted that she was more nervous at this week’s LPGA NW Arkansas Championship. “It’s so hard to play here, it’s so much harder than …

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Golfer Smashes $80,000 ESPN Camera with Errant Shot at British Open

I’m actually surprised that this doesn’t happen more often – especially considering the choppy conditions that a tournament like the British Open is known for. But anyway, it happened. A professional golfer shattered a super-expensive HD camera with a shot out of the tall grass at Muirfield. It was Thomas Bjorn, whose errant shot that cracked the lens of the …

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British Open Pairings, Tee Times Announced

Tee times and pairings for the first two rounds of the 142nd British Open have been announced. 2013 U.S. Open winner Justin Rose has been placed in group 15 (tee time: 9:11 BST) alongside 2012 British Open winner Ernie Els, and Brandt Snedeker, who won the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am back in February. Perennial major contender and tabloid favorite Tiger …

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