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Two people taken to hospital after lightning strike during Travelers Championship delay – Australian Golf Digest

Two people taken to hospital after lightning strike during Travelers Championship delay – Australian Golf Digest

[PHOTO: James Gilbert] The Cromwell Fire Department has reported that a lightning strike on a tree affected three people during a delay due to dangerous weather on Saturday (US time) at the Travelers Championship in Cromwell, Connecticut. In a statement released on Saturday evening, the department said that at approximately 4:26pm ET, the Cromwell Police...

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‘How’d I pull this off?’: Aussie golfer’s engagement joy

‘How’d I pull this off?’: Aussie golfer’s engagement joy

Australian golfer Geoff Ogilvy is engaged, and it seems he can’t believe his luck. The sports star and TV presenter Bree Laughlin are the picture of happiness in the photo they posted to announce the news. “How’d I pull this off?” Ogilvy captioned the photo, in which his new fiancee reveals her new engagement ring....

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How playing forward tees makes you better – Australian Golf Digest

How playing forward tees makes you better – Australian Golf Digest

This article first appeared in Low Net, a weekly newsletter written for the average golfer, by an average golfer. To get Low Net each week, sign up for Golf Digest+. Have a topic you want me to explore? Send me an email and I’ll do my best to dive in. A few years ago, Golf...

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Green makes good start at Women’s PGA

Green makes good start at Women’s PGA

Out early alongside world No.1 Nelly Korda, who signed for 3-under to share second with Patty Tavatanakit one back of leader Lexi Thompson, Green opened with a 1-under 71 to sit in a tie for 15th after starting her day with a bang. The 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA champion got underway on Thursday with back-to-back...

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Insisting retirement is not the reason why she’s swinging freely, Lexi Thompson (68) leads KPMG Women’s PGA – Australian Golf Digest

Insisting retirement is not the reason why she’s swinging freely, Lexi Thompson (68) leads KPMG Women’s PGA – Australian Golf Digest

[PHOTO: Steph Chambers] Lexi Thompson downplayed that announcing her retirement was the key to rediscovering her prime form. The 29-year-old shared at the US Women’s Open that this would be her final season of full-time play on the LPGA Tour. After missing the cut at Lancaster Country Club, she has played some of her best...

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CBS’s new tech is helping explode 3 golf swing myths—and mainstreaming these good ideas instead – Australian Golf Digest

CBS’s new tech is helping explode 3 golf swing myths—and mainstreaming these good ideas instead – Australian Golf Digest

They were called Konica Minolta Swing Vision. You probably remember them, too. And they were my favorite part of golf broadcasts growing up. These sub-90 second segments narrated by Peter Kostis gave a drive-by analysis on a relevant player’s golf swing. What they do well; what in their move is unique. It helped me understand...