Cheyenne Woods: “When you find something you can relate to, that’s a step forward”

Cheyenne Woods was playing in an event at Wilshire Country Club in Los Angeles earlier this year when she was introduced to a family who had come to watch her. They had never played golf, or even seen the sport live, but Woods had captured their imaginations. “It was a…

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Lydia Ko: ‘Confidence is the 15th and most important club in the bag’

On the face of it, it’s the classic story of the sporting prodigy who burns twice as bright and half as long. Lydia Ko was the young golfer that achieved more as a teenager than anyone in the history of the sport. She was already winning professional tournaments at the…

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Golf great Bernhard Langer recognized with Payne Stewart Award

(CNN)He celebrates his 61st birthday next week, but golf great Bernhard Langer shows no signs of slowing down. Follow @cnnsport Now Langer’s longevity is being celebrated with the Payne Stewart Award, which recognizes golfers who have exhibited “steadfast values of character, charity and sportsmanship” throughout their careers. Bernhard Langer on…

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Box-office Tiger Woods in contention for Ryder Cup wildcard pick

(CNN)He’s been described as “priceless” as a Ryder Cup assistant captain, but Tiger Woods’ runner-up finish in the US PGA has lifted him into serious contention to earn a wildcard spot as a player for September’s match. However Woods, already named as one of captain Jim Furyk’s assistants, is a…

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Turnberry: The little bit of Britain that belongs to Donald Trump

(CNN)Away from the protests that have accompanied his visit to Britain and in between diplomatic meetings, US President Donald Trump fitted in a game of golf with his son Eric. READ: The definitive golf course bucket list He was was later pictured playing with his son on Turnberry’s Ailsa course.…

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