Articles Posted in the Golf Category

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    Teams finalised for Presidents Cup

    Team captains Greg Norman and Fred Couples haveĀ announcedĀ their final picks for the Presidents Cup teams. As mentioned before, Fred Couples have already chosen Tiger Woods as the 11th player of the US team and only had 1 outstanding pick to make. He went with the obvious choice by picking Tour Championship/ FedEx cup winner Bill […]

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    Haas water shot

    I found this nice wrap up of the playoffs between Bill Haas and Hunter Mahan in the Tour Championships. What I didn’t tell you in my previous post is that these 2 players were in a tie after the final round. Both players had a chance to win the FedEx cup as well as the […]

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    Tour Championship and FedEx Cup decider

    Yes when we started the golf section on up and under we emphasized that we will primarily focus on the progress and achievements of the south african players playing in the US and European tour. But given the magnitude of the rewards of this past weekend”s tournament in Atlanta USA, we decided we couldn’t resist […]

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    America seperated men from boys

    A lot was at stake in International Golf this past weekend at the BMW Championship in Chicago USA. Firstly, as mentioned last week, only the top 70 performing players of the US Tour could take part in this event. Well that list is now cut down to only 30, and those 30 players will take […]

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    KLM Open results

    Simon Dyson is the most recent winner in the European tour by winning the KLM Open in Hilversum Netherlands. This is his 3rd KLM Open title where he won it previously in 2006 and 2009. “It’s something special, a dream come true really. To win any title once is tough, but to win it three […]

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    Deutsche Bank Championship Results

    Not one of the best results from a South African perspective. Especially if you consider that Charl Schwartzel was joint leader after round 2. Webb Simpson took his 2nd title in 3 weeks by beating Chez Reavie in a 2-man playoff. This win secured Simpson a spot in The Presidents Cup team in Australia in […]

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    Omega European Masters Results

    Thomas Bjorn has won his 2nd successive victory in this year’s European Tour by winning the Omega European Masters this past weekend in Switzerland. The Dane shot a final round of 62 which gave him a lead of 4 strokes over German Martin Kaymer. This is quite the opposite of his previous victory at the […]

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    Weekly Golf wrap up

    This is why Up and Under decided to bring you a weekly wrap up of International Golf news, once again there were South African players who made us proud on the inernational circuit and not much as said about it. This past weekend there was the Johnnie Walker Championship in Gleneagles in Scotland. Even though […]

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    Weekly Golf Wrap Up

    One of the major reasons Up and Under was created was to provide our readers with up to date sports news. That is why we have decided to give you a weekly wrap up of International golf news. Golf is a game which is not as popular to watch on television as Rugby or Soccer […]