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Archive: April, 2011

The international guys

Sunday, April 10, 2011, 12:34 PM
With one day remaining in the 75th edition of the Masters, we're on the cusp of a truly memorable major that have seen several international players step front and center onto the world stage. Of course, the biggest name is Rory McIlroy, who could officially be coronated as golf's next great young... Read more

Tough day for McIlroy

Monday, April 11, 2011, 12:05 AM
Well, something happened to Rory McIlroy on his way to what appeared to be his coronation as golf’s next great young player. That’s not said with even a hint of sarcasm. It’s just an awful lot for anyone, whether he’s 21, 31 or 41, to carry the lead at the Masters for a sustained... Read more

Thoughts on Tiger

Saturday, April 9, 2011, 1:22 PM
Tiger Woods left everyone at Augusta National Golf Club -- yes, even most people in the press building -- buzzing with his second-round 66 that vaulted him into contention Friday for his fifth Masters green jacket with 36 holes to play. It figures to be an exciting weekend with Woods going up against... Read more

Jack Nicklaus Recalls 1986

Wednesday, April 6, 2011, 2:22 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. – My introduction to the Masters as a sportswriter came in 1986, my second year at the Inquirer, when I was at Augusta National to watch Jack Nicklaus storm through the dogwoods to capture the green jacket for the sixth time. The memories of that Sunday still give me goose bumps... Read more
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