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Luke Donald adjustments coach following 16 years to cure his weakness in main championships

“I’ve gone with Chuck as I want to make my long game a lot more consistent to increase my possibilities in the majors,” Donald stated. Donald was the No1 little over a year ago, but has fallen to 11th. However, it is his continued shortfall in the majors that has caused Donald to act. He […]

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If winning a main is profession-changing, why is it so challenging to back up a win with a second?

The good news for Jim Furyk is that he won’t have to hear the word major for the next half year or so. The exact same for Tiger. The very same for Phil. The majors, the majors, the majors. Enough currently! The fact is, the just-concluded 2013 season was a study in excellence. Adam Scott […]

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The Masters 2013: Adam Scott’s main victory proves that a choke can make, not break, a golfing profession

There is no Augusta poltergeist far more persistent than the one particular who howls about Greg Norman’s 1996 collapse, when he frittered a six-shot lead to Nick Faldo. Scott watched on Tv with his parents in Australia and sobbed. Seventeen years later he sank a brilliant 25-foot birdie on the 72nd hole only to see […]

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Main champions made their mark in 2011 thanks to some standout shots

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Golf seasons are defined by the majors, and this year was no exception. There was a finish like no other by Charl Schwartzel in the Masters, the redemption of 22-year-old Rory McIlroy in a record-setting performance at the U.S. Open, the popularity of Darren Clarke at the British Open. And how fitting […]

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