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Honda LPGA Championship, Canary Islands Open, Wells Fargo Championship

Honda LPGA Championship The LPGA moves to Pattaya, Thailand for the Honda LPGA Championship on the Siam course. I’ve played there, the course is short but beautiful and the clubhouse is palatial and the wine cellar the best I’ve seen, the girls will be pampered. The Old course, originally designed by Ichisuke Izumi in 1970, was redesigned in 2007

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Tenerife Open, HSBC World Championship, LPGA, Valspar Championship

Tenerife Open The European Tour starts the week at the Tenerife Open at the Golf Costa Adeja on the Island of Tenerife, the largest of the Canaries with a population of around one million people, nearly 50% of the island groups residents. The great beaches and local native culture and festive occasions draw tens of thousands of Western Europeans

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LPGA Lotte Championship, RGC Championship, Austrian Open

LPGA Lotte Championship LPGA comes back with the Lotte Championship at a new venue, Kapolei Golf course, Kapolei, Hawaii. The course this week plays between 6400 and 6700 yards. The Ted Robinson Design has a slope rating of 72.7 and a course rating of 134. Tournament starts Tomorrow On Betfair- Emma Talley-$930 Linnea Strom-$930 Celine Herbein-$600 Ashley Buhai-$400 Cydney

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ANA Inspiration, LPGA Major and Valero Texas Open

Another near miss with Rafael Campos ($240) beaten a shot, bogeying the 17th hole. Amazing he is a recommendation today at $680! ANA Inspiration, LPGA Major No European Tour event, but a women’s major, The ANA Inspiration played at the Dinah Shore course, designed by Desmond Muirhead, a noted British designer with a number of top courses worldwide. Famous

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WGC Matchplay apology, Corales Puntacana PGA Tour and LPGA Kia Classic

WGC Matchplay apology With an apology! The WGC-Dell Technologies Matchplay did not move from Austin Texas to Florida to the Concession club. The Tour website had a misprint! Anyway they’re on their way and Hughes, McIntyre, Kisner Won first round, Wallace, Watson and Niemann halved so can still go on. Louis got beaten by Kisner and only with Van

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LPGA Drive on Championship, Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill

LPGA Drive on Championship at Golden Ocala At 6852 yards par 72, this is a long course for the Ladies Tour. The course contains replicas of at least 8 holes famous on other courses including some Augusta copies. This concept of template holes was exercised by Ron Garl in 1986. Last week I recommended laying Lydia Ko on Betfair

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WGC Workday Championship, Puerto Rico Open, LPGA Gainbridge Classic

LPGA Gainbridge Classic The LPGA tour returns at last to Lake Nona Golf and Country Club, in Orlando , Florida, for the Gainbridge LPGA. The course designed by Tom Fazio is between 6366 yards and 7200 yards, the former the more likely length for this event. Known for its beauty and quality the course is an adequate test. on

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Genesis Open at Riviera

Genesis Open at Riviera The USPGA Tour is the only act going at the moment, but it goes to the iconic Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California, George Thomas, the doyen of US architects in the golden years and William Bell, also well regarded designed the course, which has with gradual upgrades stood the test of time and

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AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am The PGA Tour is the only competition of note this week with Covid hitting European Tour and LPGA schedules, The ladies don’t play until 25th February and the European Tour not until 8th March. Elite members will play in the WGC on 25th February. The Tour heads to Pebble Beach for the AT&T Pebble Beach

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Amex 2021, Abu Dhabi Champs, LPGA Diamond Resorts TOC 2021

Abu Dhabi Championship 2021 The European Tour heads back to Abu Dhabi for their Tour Opener, the HSBC Tour Championship. The Abu Dhabi course finished in 2000, and home of this event since 2006 was designed by Kyle Phillips is 7600 yards (7283m) par 72. On Betfair, I found Joel Stalter-$1000 Young Frenchman improving, good college record Thomas Aiken-$1000

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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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Dubai Championship Euro Tour, US Women’s Open, QBE Atwood ball shootout

European Tour DP World Tour Championship the Tour finale which somehow allows PGA Tour players into the field who perhaps have never played in Europe. They play on the Earth course the same venue as last week designed by Greg Norman’s team lead by Bob Harrison, it measures 7708 yards Par 72. Suggested Bets on Betfair Andy Sullivan-$36 Laurie

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Dubai Classic (Starts Wednesday), Volunteers of America, LPGA, Mayakoba Classic, PGA Tour

Dubai Classic (Starts Wednesday) Golf in Dubai Classic starts a day earlier, Wednesday At the Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai, a Greg Norman (Bob Harrison) Creation 7708 yards par 72 created from the sandy wastes surrounding the capital of the United Arab Emirates. The annual closing event for the Euro tour is normally played in the Fire course, but

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Championship at Leopard Creek (Euro Tour), Andalusia Open de Espana (LETour)

Championship at Leopard Creek (Euro Tour) The PGA Tour has a rest due to Covid issues and the loss of a few events. Our $1000 success last week Robert Streb can browse in his glory for a couple of weeks. The European tour flies to Leopard Creek, at Malalane on the border of Kruger National Park in north eastern

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