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Mike Weir: "I don’t care what anyone...

Two weeks back I had an interesting conversation with Mike Weir for a feature I’m working on about the 20th anniversary of the Skins game. As is often the case with Weir, that conversation led to other things and inevitably questions...

Weir's comeback starts this week

Lots of Canadian interest in Mike Weir this week, as the golfer makes his comeback six months after elbow surgery. My Sympatico column is about Weir, largely stemming from a phone call I had with him two weeks ago: For Mike Weir, it has been a...

Welcome to 2012: Weir, Dunning, Quagmire and...

Welcome back to work! For me, most of January means getting through the writing of a coffee table book on Copper Creek, the Doug Carrick-designed golf course near Kleinberg, Ont. Like the project I completed for Eagles Nest in 2010, the Copper...

Mike Weir back for Pebble, DeLaet's...

Some observations from a week of golf reporting, call it golf surgery watch: Mike Weir has hit a few drivers — five he said — but shut it down at the urging of his doctors. If you recall, Weir had surgery on his injured elbow in...

Andrew and Weir make progress at Laval

There aren’t many golf courses being built in Canada — let alone those being tipped as potential sites for the RBC Canadian Open even before they are complete. But that’s exactly the situation Ian Andrew and Mike Weir find...

Canadian Tour struggles with financial...

The Canadian Tour is in trouble. But how much and what’s the solution? Well I detail a lot of the issues in a story that appeared on Golf World’s website yesterday. Unfortunately, at least for the time being, you have to be a subscriber to see...

Mike Weir: Trying to return for Masters

Canadian Mike Weir held a conference call with what seemed like three reporters yesterday — or at least only three asked questions — to discuss his return to the PGA Tour after surgery on his right elbow last month. Weir said his...

Weir elbow injury requires surgery, out...

Mike Weir will be out three to six months after undergoing surgery on his right elbow, his sports agents IMG announced this morning. Weir has struggled with elbow problems since injuring it in the spring of 2010. He did not play for the last...

Mike Weir Stack and Tilting once again

Struggling Canadian Mike Weir is back working with at least half of the team known for the Stack and Tilt swing theory, my sources confirmed today. Andy Plummer has apparently had a session with Weir and will join him at the Canadian Open next...