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Cyprus Open, Bermuda Championship

Cyprus Open, Aphrodite Hills Resort The Aphrodite Hills Golf Resort, so named after the supposed emergence from the sea of the goddess Aphrodite, the goddess of love! In modern terms a short 6,289 metres (6918 yards). The golf course opened in 2002 designed by the architect, Cabell Robinson. Robinson features superb views, tough pot bunkers,  Bermuda fairways and large

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Italian Open, LPGA Drive On Classic, Zozo Championship

Italian Open Thursday night sees the start of the Italian Open at the Chervo Golf Club in San Vigilio di Pozzolengo, Brescia, Lombardy. The Kurt Rossknecht designed course is long enough at 6797m, 7398 yards par 72 which incorporates the Benaco and Solferino nines ( a par three course completes the complex).     On Betfair the value Matthias

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Scottish Championship, CJ Cup at Shadow Creek

Scottish Championship The Scottish Championship replaces the Dunhill Links Championship due to the restrictions of Covid 19 on the number of participants and social distancing. The new event to be played on the 7230 yard (6620 m) par 72 Sam Torrance designed links. Situated 4 km from the town of St Andrews the links follows the coastline and is

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Women’s PGA Championship, BMW European PGA Championship, Shriners, Hospital for Children

LPGA Women’s PGA Championship. The biggest event this week is the Women’s PGA Championship to be held at The famous old course at Aronimink in Newton Square, Pennsylvania. The original Donald Ross course had a very good restoration project by Ronald Pritchard in 2003, but the famed Gil Hanse came to bring back the features of difficulty relevant to

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Scottish Open, LPGA Shoprite Classic, Sanderson Farms Championship

Scottish Open The European tour moves on to the Scottish Opens the Renaissance club near North Berwick out of Edinburgh. A Tom Doak design adjacent to Muirfield it is neither the test or the mana of its famous neighbour. Scores are generally low and whilst it has seaside holes it’s not a patch on the nearby golden age links

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US Open, Cambia Portland Classic, Open de Portugal

US OPEN 2020 Winged Foot GC, Mamaroneck, NY. The New York Athletic Club in New York features a sculpture named Winged Foot housed at its suburban location. The clubs name and logo devolve from this sculpture. The course is the recreation centre for some Club members, but is not officially attached. This mirrors the early Scottish situation where city

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Tour Championship (Fedex Cup Final), Estrella Damm, Andalusia Masters

(No LPGA this week) PGA Tour Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club, Atlanta, Georgia was the original home of the Atlanta Athletic Club. Home of the  Final event of the FedEx Cup since 1998, the course was the first golf facility in Atlanta with seven holes built in 1907. Donald Ross from Dornoch GC famed designer of Pinehurst

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BMW, Handa UK at the Belfry & Walmart NW Arkansas Championships – 2020

BMW Championship The BMW is the second event on the road to the FedEx Cup final. The field cut to 70, the course is the Olympia Fields CC, in Chicago, Illinois. The North Course - the club's tournament venue was designed in 1923 by Willie Park Jr., who won the Open Championship in 1887 and 1889 and  was a celebrated

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Northern Trust Open, ISP Handa Wales Open, Womens British Open – August 2020

PGA Tour The 7,241-yard par 72 golf course is the first of three events leading to the FedExCup Final. The field is limited to the leading 125 players. Gil Hanse, redesigned the layout in 2007, the original designed by Arnold Palmer . Hanse famous for the Olympic course in Rio de Janeiro won a number of awards for the

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World Golf Championships – FedEx St Jude Classic

To be held starting Friday morning on the TPC Southwind course in Memphis, Tennessee. The course designed by Ronald Pritchard with assistance from major winners, Hubert Green and Fuzzy Zoeller, lengthens out for the 90 best in the world to 7244 yards par 70, an exacting test. The Zoysia fairways provide a perfect playing surface and the Bermuda greens

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AFL ROUND 7 PREVIEW

Round 6 in Review   Amazingly St Kilda traded at $1.01 in the run before coughing up a 36-point lead to a depleted Fremantle to cripple our multi last week. Our other primary bet was Gold Coast at the + 6.5 line – they were neck and neck for the majority of their encounter with Melbourne before the Dee’s kicked

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The Memorial Tournament – July 16–19, 2020

The Memorial Tournament sponsored by Nationwide  Held by Jack Nicklaus, arguably the greatest golfer of all times at his course he designed and annually modifies to improve and keep relevant with the ever changing clubs and ball. Muirfield Village is a very tough test of an all round game, driving accuracy and precise iron play are required and finally

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AFL ROUND 6 PREVIEW

AFL ROUND 6 PREVIEW Fremantle $2.75 vs St Kilda $1.45 One of the big questions leading into this game is will Fremantle superstar Nat Fyfe play – having missed last week’s game after injuring his hamstring two weeks ago against the Suns. I would suggest that it is rare that one player in the AFL would have such an influence

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