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Derailed By A Fingernail

Derailed By A Fingernail

Sergio Garcia recently announced that he is withdrawing from his British Open qualifier. He announced via Twitter that he had to withdraw due to an infected fingernail. Among other things storms stopped play before the first of two 18-hole rounds began (eventually shortening it to only 18 holes due to the weather). This will be the first time Garcia has [...]

by · May 24, 2011 · 2 comments · The Open
The Open – Royal St George's will play 100 yards longer

The Open – Royal St George's will play 100 yards longer

Royal St George’s will play 100 yards longer and be cut to a par 70 for this summer’s Open Championship from July 14-17. The course in Sandwich, Kent measured 7,106 yards when American Ben Curtis produced a shock to win in 2003, but this year it has been stretched to 7,211 yards. On the front nine, the third hole is [...]

by · May 9, 2011 · 0 comments · The Open, Top Story