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Sympatico Column: Canadians Drawing...

I was having a conversation with Scott Simmons, executive director at the RCGA today, and we finished with a discussion about how many Canadians could make the cut out of the 15 in the field. Seemed quite possible that up to nine have a good...

Daly in at CanOpen, Immelman out?

So John Daly, all garish pants with a thinner waste band, and apparently healthy despite his recent withdrawal on the European Tour, is coming back to the RBC Canadian Open. That was the word today from the RCGA, along with several other names...

O'Hair, Mahan and Goosen Coming to RBC...

The Announcement The RCGA will host a conference call tomorrow to announce a couple of key players for the field in a couple of week’s time — these include Sean O’Hair, #13 in the world and likely the top-ranked player in the...

Gilchrist on RCGA: "Player development...

In an interesting piece that reader Neo pointed out, Kent Gilchrist in Vancouver has posted an interesting story to Canada.com about the split between former PGA Tour pro Richard Zokol and the RCGA. In 2008, with some fanfare, the RCGA asked...

RBC Steps Up Again: Signs Kim to Deal

Last week it was Stephen Ames. This week it was Mike Weir. And today it is Anthony Kim. Royal Bank was already a player in golf when it stepped up and sponsored the Canadian Open. It has moved up the list of powerful sponsors as the American...