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Weir on Presidents Cup: "Very fired up...

I traded text messages with Mike Weir for a couple of days last week. Weir was at home in Utah, working with his swing coach, Mike Wilson, and prepping for this week’s Presidents Cup. Took some doing, but we eventually touched base on the...

Presidents Cup International Team: Who...

With Adam Scott mired in an awful slump, it appears clear he wasn’t likely the best choice for captain Greg Norman to pick. Some have suggested Norman picked Scott because of the Australian connection — but since Robert Allenby, and...

Weir In, Ames Out at Presidents Cup?

Here’s the list of automatic qualifiers for both the International and U.S. teams at the Presidents Cup that will be held in San Francisco: Player        Country        Prior appearances        Record        Pos. Jan. 1, 2009 Geoff...

It Ain't Easy Being Three

[photopress:els.jpg,full,alignleft]Let me start by saying I’ve always enjoyed watching Ernie Els. Straight out of graduate school, I remember seeing him in what must have been 1998 at the Canadian Open. I remember that he caused quite a...

The Commish and The Shark Make Up?

Now there’s something I never thought I’d see — Greg Norman agreeing to not only captain the Presidents Cup team, but [photopress:couples_norman.jpg,full,alignright]also sitting on the same stage as Tim Finchem. The animosity...

Tiger Woods: Too Good for TV?

I intended to watch some of the Accenture Match Play final yesterday, with Tiger Woods taking on Stewart Cink. Now I knew Cink was outmatched, but I set my PVR so I could watch the last 18 holes without dealing with all of the commercials that...

PresCup Follow: International Players...

According to an Australian newspaper, the International players felt too many spectators cheered for the U.S. team and not enough were vocal in their support of Stuart Appleby, Adam Scott and the like. Maybe that’s because Adam Scott...

Weir's Biggest Putt Ever?

[photopress:weirwoods2.jpg,full,alignleft]So the International squad played better yesterday, but after pretty much sucking the pipe on Saturday, they left themselves in a position where they really couldn’t win. As such, most of the eyes...