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Beware!  Tiger Woods on the prowl inGreenbrier Classic.  (Pic - www.pgatour.com)

Beware! Tiger Woods Back On The Prowl.

Beware!  Tiger Woods is back on the prowl. Those who have written Woods off could be running scared Sunday night after Woods posted his second straight round in the 60s to be well in contention at the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia. The 14-time Major winner followed up his 66 in the first round with a 69 in the second to have as many rounds in the 60s this week as he had all season up to this point. It was a little bumpier ride than yesterday when Woods played just two holes over par. Today, ...
Paul McGinley with caddy 'Edinburgh Jimmy' Rae.

‘Edinburgh Jimmy’ Breaks Driver In Bizarre Locker Room Incident.

Paul McGinley’s caddy Ian ‘Edinburgh Jimmy’ Rae was the center of bizarre incident ahead of tee off on day two when he opened McGinley’s locker and knocked the golf bag of South African Garth Mulroy to the ground snapping his driver. “It was one of those simple mistakes that could have happened at any time,” said McGinley. “Garth’s bag was sitting beside our locker and it just fell over but who would have expected his driver would snap.” Fortunately, Mulroy had ...
Richie Ramsay relishing the fiery conditions on the Le National course.  (Photo - www.golffile.ie)

Richie Ramsay Warming To Fiery Le National Course.

Richie Ramsay continues to relish the fiery nature of the Le National course to be easily within striking distance of the leaders heading to the closing two rounds of the French Open. Ramsay finds himself the lone Scot left in the field seven compatriots, including Scotland No.1 Stephen Gallacher and rookie pro Bradley Neil cut from the tournament on the 2018 Ryder Cup host venue. Also missing over the weekend is double defending French Open winner Graeme McDowell who will be out this afternoon (SAT) ...
Victor Dubuisson taking a step toward headlines for all the right reasons.  (Photo - David Lloyd/www.golffile.ie)

Victor Dubuisson Letting His Clubs Do All The French Open Talking.

After the controversy ahead of the tournament local hero Victor Dubuisson is letting his clubs do all the talking by ending the second day by grabbing a share of the halfway lead at the Alstom Open de France. The sometimes controversial 25 year old carded a 70 to join playing partner and Ryder Cup team-mate Martin Kaymer along with Spain’s Rafa Cabrera-Bello atop of the board on four under par. Cabrera-Bello and Dubuisson had both been part of a four-way tie for the lead once the delayed opening ...
Grame McDowell insists there is no alarm bells ringing after missing  the cut in the double defence of his French Open title.  (Photo - www.golftourmiss.com.com)

McDowell To Drop Outside World’d Top-50 First Time In Over 5 Years.

Graeme McDowell looks certain to drop outside the World’s Top 50 for a first time in more than five years after missing the halfway cut in the double defence of his French Open title. McDowell struggled not only with the driver but also the shortest club in his bag posting scores of 72 and 78 for a shock seven over par tally in continuing heatwave conditions on the Le National course on the outskirts of Versailles. It is only a third occasion in his 10 European Tour victories McDowell has not played ...
Graeme McDowell (NIR) draws in a packed crowd to see him defend his double Champion title during Round One of the 2015 Alstom Open de France, played at Le Golf National, Saint-Quentin-En-Yvelines, Paris, France. /02/07/2015/. Picture: Golffile | David Lloyd

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McDowell Sleeps On 40-Foot French Open 18th Hole Birdie Putt.

Graeme McDowell went to sleep last night facing a 40-foot last hole birdie putt early this morning (FRD) in the storm-interrupted French Open in Versailles McDowell’s quest to join the exclusive club of ‘Triple Winning Tour Champions’ looked shaky early on when he was two over par after nine holes on the Le National course where he has reigned supreme the past two years. There had been a two-and-a-half storm warning delay just prior to 9am local time that meant McDowell, who teed off in the ...
Richie Ramsay sets his sights on 2015 Ryder Cup debut. (Photo - Eoin Clarke/www.golffile.ie)

Ailing Richie Ramsay Fights Off French Open Bug Buoyed By Whistling Straits Start.

Richie Ramsay’s mystery illness on the eve of the French Open was eased with confirmation of his appearance in next month’s PGA Championship Ramsay will now join fellow Scots Stephen Gallacher, Marc Warren and the U.S. Tour based Russell Knox in the August 13th commencing PGA Championship at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin. The Edinburgh-based Ramsay began feeling unwell around noon on Wednesday suffering from a stomach complaint and certainly not helped with temperatures nudging close to ...