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USGA Says It Could Shut Out LIV Golf Players in Future Events

USGA Says It Could Shut Out LIV Golf Players in Future Events

BROOKLINE, Mass. — The United States Golf Association is not prohibiting players from competing in this week’s US Open due to their affiliation with the LIV Golf Invitational Series. But the organization that governs golf in the United States and Mexico and which administers the US Open left open the possibility that it could do …

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The great golf divide doesn’t mean it’s personal between players

The great golf divide doesn’t mean it’s personal between players

BROOKLINE, Mass. – Beyond the politics and the pandering, beyond the now-cliched arguments of legacy vs. Long-term financial rewards, the conversation in professional golf can feel personal. But that doesn’t mean it’s specifically player vs. player. For the likes of Dustin Johnson and Bryson DeChambeau, this is about choices – to play the LIV Golf …

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NBC Sports has viewers doing remote-control gymnastics

NBC Sports has viewers doing remote-control gymnastics

Watching the 122nd US Open felt like an Olympic sport. Call it remote-control gymnastics and yours truly is in contention for a podium finish after Day 1. First the good news: NBC Sports is providing more than 45 hours of live championship coverage Thursday-Sunday, not to mention a staggering 100-plus hours of live streaming coverage …

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Greg Cote: ‘Black cloud’ over US Open is golf’s civil war in a time of revolution for sports overall |  Sports

Greg Cote: ‘Black cloud’ over US Open is golf’s civil war in a time of revolution for sports overall | Sports

Englishman Matt Fitzpatrick, who is 27 but would still get carded in a pub, hit the shot of his life from the 18th fairway Sunday and minutes later was hugging his mum and dad — the US Open victory his in Brookline, Massachusetts. His first major win was also his first professional win on American …

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Matt Fitzpatrick’s first major win, Phil Mickelson and the biggest takeaways from the 2022 US Open

Matt Fitzpatrick’s first major win, Phil Mickelson and the biggest takeaways from the 2022 US Open

BROOKLINE, Mass. — Before Sunday, England’s Matt Fitzpatrick had never won a professional golf tournament in the United States. Now, he has won two of the biggest golf events in the world on the same course. Nine years after winning the US Amateur at The Country Club outside Boston, Fitzpatrick captured his first PGA Tour …

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Without any LIV Golf players in contention, US Open a giant success for PGA Tour

Without any LIV Golf players in contention, US Open a giant success for PGA Tour

BROOKLINE — LIV Golf players wanted more free time. They got it. PGA players wanted to compete against the best in the world on storied courses with historical significance while boosting their legacy in the world of golf. They got it. Everybody won at the US Open in Brookline this week, most importantly the sport, …

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