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103-year-old gets 8th hole in one

A 103-year-old in Florida must have a lot of luck on his side, sinking his eighth hole in one recently.

Ian Poulter at 2014 US Open

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Ian Poulter: From rag trade to golf riches

Not many people make the leap from teenage market trader to golf professional, fashion entrepreneur and multi-millionaire. But that's just what Briton Ian Poulter has done.

Tiger Woods, green shirt

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Tiger unfazed by last place finish

He finished joint last in an 18-strong elite field at a tournament he hosts and has won five times.

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Baboon bamboozles golfer Luke Donald in South Africa

Birdies are one thing but baboons on the golf course are not quite so welcome.

Tiger woods profile

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Sick Tiger Woods endures feverish comeback in Florida

Tiger Woods' return to golf went from a stinker to a sickener, Saturday.

Tiger Woods, green shirt

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Tiger Woods rues 'awful' short game on competitive return

In short, it wasn't the return Tiger Woods had hoped for.

FootGolf now at Old Monterey Golf Course

Golf club in Roanoke introduces FootGolf

FootGolf is a sport that's been around for about 8 years, but has recently taken-off in popularity, and is now in Roanoke at Ole Monterey Golf Club.

Ryder Cup begins Friday in Scotland

Local author gives perspective on Ryder Cup

Floyd author Neil Sagebiel has written a book called “Draw in the Dunes” about the 1969 Ryder Cup. As this year's event gets set to begin on Friday at Gleneagles in Scotland, Sagebiel gives a unique perspective on the American's chances to end a run of futility in the event.

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Bassett Country Club to close Sept. 30 after $70,000 renovation

After spending thousands on renovations, the Bassett Country Club is closing at the end of the month.

Neil Sagebiel's new book, 'Draw In The Dunes' in stores now

But a local author, Neil Sagebiel, of Floyd has a new book out Tuesday September 9, about one of the Ryder Cup's best, but strangest events, the 1969 Ryder Cup.

3-year-old one arm golf swing


3-year-old born with one arm has amazing golf swing

A 3-year-old New Jersey boy has a golf swing some pros would envy. And he's only got one arm.

Sergio Garcia drive ring

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Golfer's errant drive knocks diamond off ring

An errant drive by pro golfer Sergio Garcia knocked the diamond off a woman's ring at a tournament in Ohio.

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