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LPGA Coming to Waterloo

That’s the rumor circulating — that there’s a 5-year deal in the works to bring the LPGA to Grey Silo, the public golf course in Waterloo. Seems a Toronto organization called “Sports Properties International” have...

Interview: LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan

A week or so ago I had a half hour to talk with Mike Whan, commissioner of the LPGA for a feature I was working on. Whan, a former golf equipment executive at TaylorMade, was brought on board the LPGA in 2009 after the sudden firing of former...

Monday Musings: DeLaet's Return, Kane...

Some Monday morning thoughts from interviews and meetings that occurred late last week: Graham DeLaet still doesn’t have any time set for his return to the PGA Tour. I spoke with DeLaet on Thursday. He was in Arizona rehabbing his back...

Sympatico: No Comeback for Sorenstam

My latest column, on retired LPGA great Annika Sorenstam, is now online (full column is here, and a snippet is below): She no longer strikes the ball like the woman who won 72 times in the LPGA Tour, including 10 majors. But that doesn’t...

Annika Sorenstam on Woods: "I...

The retired LPGA star, who was in Toronto yesterday for a charitable event for Scotia Bank that raised more than $200,000, said Woods used to text her, sending congratulations on her U.S. Open win in 2006, for example. At the time she called...

Departure of Bivens Not a Factor on CN...

So the “brand lady,” as fellow blogger Geoff Shackelford coined her, is done. That’s right — LPGA commissioner Carolyn Bivens is toast after failing to stop a revolt by some of her key stars.  My only encounter with...