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#In the Swing

# in-the-swing - Friday 4 October, 2019

Stephanie Meadow off to a flyer in Texas
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# In The Swing

Stephanie Meadow off to a flyer in Texas

Oct 4th 2019, 9:10 AM 3,033 Views 0 Comments

The Irish golfer leads the LPGA Volunteers Classic.

# in-the-swing - Friday 31 August, 2018

McIlroy hoping to ride momentum in FedEx Cup play-offs
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# In The Swing

McIlroy hoping to ride momentum in FedEx Cup play-offs

Aug 31st 2018, 8:29 AM 3,375 Views 0 Comments

The Irishman is making his 2018 FedEx Cup debut after skipping The Northern Trust and the Northern Irishman feels good.

# in-the-swing - Friday 1 June, 2018

Matsuyama in three-way tie for Memorial lead as McIlroy and Spieth struggle
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# In The Swing

Matsuyama in three-way tie for Memorial lead as McIlroy and Spieth struggle

Jun 1st 2018, 7:28 AM 2,518 Views 1 Comment

Matsuyama carded a 65 to earn a share of the lead as Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth found themselves well off the pace.

# in-the-swing - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Harrington scrapes into the weekend at the Travelers Championship but it's more bad news for Lowry
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# In The Swing

Harrington scrapes into the weekend at the Travelers Championship but it's more bad news for Lowry

Aug 6th 2016, 2:35 PM 5,035 Views 3 Comments

The Offaly man will need to have a strong couple of weeks to secure an automatic Ryder Cup place.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

McIlroy seeks hat-trick but Tiger nowhere to be seen at Valhalla
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# On A Roll

McIlroy seeks hat-trick but Tiger nowhere to be seen at Valhalla

Aug 5th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,142 Views 0 Comments

The players took to the course for the first time ahead of the PGA Championship last night.

# in-the-swing - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Phelan makes the cut as McIlroy and Tiger stalk Mickelson
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Phelan makes the cut as McIlroy and Tiger stalk Mickelson

Jun 15th 2013, 4:55 PM 1,906 Views 0 Comments

The Irish amateur was one of just four non-pros to make the cut.

# in-the-swing - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Tiger Woods' appearance fee is now a cool $3 million
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# High Roller

Tiger Woods' appearance fee is now a cool $3 million

Jan 12th 2013, 7:27 AM 1,487 Views 0 Comments

But one tournament said, ‘No thanks.’

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

In the Swing: Grace gets by with a little help from his friends
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# Opinion

In the Swing: Grace gets by with a little help from his friends

Oct 9th 2012, 9:40 AM 370 Views 0 Comments

Branden Grace’s amazing season is another example of the strength of South African golf, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

In The Swing: FedEx series all about entertainment
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# Column

In The Swing: FedEx series all about entertainment

Sep 25th 2012, 9:43 AM 425 Views 1 Comment

Rory McIlory may have been the player of the year but the points system means it was Brandt Snedeker who walked away with the $10m.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

In the Swing: FedEx shootout is golf at its finest
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# Opinion

In the Swing: FedEx shootout is golf at its finest

Sep 18th 2012, 10:16 AM 632 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy will have to be at his best to fend off golf’s top names and take home the $10m bonus this weekend, writes Neil Cullen

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

In The Swing: Playing like this, no one can touch McIlroy
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# Column

In The Swing: Playing like this, no one can touch McIlroy

Sep 11th 2012, 8:01 AM 745 Views 0 Comments

What a difference a couple of months make, writes Neil Cullen.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

In the Swing: Love's wildcard dilemma makes José's look easy
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# Opinion

In the Swing: Love's wildcard dilemma makes José's look easy

Aug 28th 2012, 9:41 AM 649 Views 0 Comments

As the FedEx Cup Playoffs head to TPC Boston, Neil Cullen looks at the Americans in contention for one of Davis Love’s four wildcards.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

In the swing: how will Ollie whittle down his Medinah men?
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# Column

In the swing: how will Ollie whittle down his Medinah men?

Aug 21st 2012, 9:32 AM 887 Views 2 Comments

With the Ryder Cup selection deadline fast approaching it’s time for Jose Maria Olazabal to make some tough calls, writes Neil Cullen.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

In The Swing: Bradley hits form at the right time
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# Column

In The Swing: Bradley hits form at the right time

Aug 7th 2012, 8:01 AM 371 Views 1 Comment

The American will be the name on the tip of everyone’s tongue ahead of his defence of the USPGA Championship.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

In the Swing: Lowry reaps reward of shrewd Austrian move
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# Caddy Shack

In the Swing: Lowry reaps reward of shrewd Austrian move

Jul 31st 2012, 9:28 AM 637 Views 0 Comments

Last weekend’s second-place finish shows that Shane Lowry has got his schedule spot on, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

In the swing: Irish eyes could be smiling on Sunday night
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# Conjecture

In the swing: Irish eyes could be smiling on Sunday night

Jul 17th 2012, 10:01 AM 573 Views 0 Comments

Our columnist believes it could be another Open Championship to remember for golf fans on these shores.

# in-the-swing - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Fun-Loving Politician of the Day
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From The Daily Edge
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Fun-Loving Politician of the Day

Jul 15th 2012, 2:30 PM 6,602 Views 41 Comments

No comment.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

In the swing: Ted Potter Jr emerges from obscurity
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# Conjecture

In the swing: Ted Potter Jr emerges from obscurity

Jul 10th 2012, 8:50 AM 329 Views 0 Comments

The little-known golfer raised eyebrows last Sunday when he claimed his maiden PGA win, writes Neil Cullen.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

In the Swing: A proud weekend for Donaldson - and for Ireland
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# Column

In the Swing: A proud weekend for Donaldson - and for Ireland

Jul 3rd 2012, 11:25 AM 357 Views 0 Comments

Jamie Donaldson’s first Tour win was a long time coming but the Welshman did it in style, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s golf column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

In the swing: The Irish Open is finally upon us
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# Conjecture

In the swing: The Irish Open is finally upon us

Jun 26th 2012, 9:13 AM 607 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen analyses the upcoming event and suggests it has the potential to be an even greater spectacle.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

In the swing: Major breakthrough brings Simpson front and centre
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In the swing: Major breakthrough brings Simpson front and centre

Jun 19th 2012, 9:12 AM 193 Views 0 Comments

Casual fans may not have known Webb Simpson before his US Open win on Sunday but he can no longer be ignored, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

In the swing: Tiger back with a shot for the ages
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# Opinion

In the swing: Tiger back with a shot for the ages

Jun 5th 2012, 9:39 AM 396 Views 1 Comment

Tiger’s birdie at 16 was more difficult than his famous shot at Augusta, writes Neil Cullen, and it may turn out to be just as significant.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

In The Swing: Donald back on top of the world
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# Column

In The Swing: Donald back on top of the world

May 29th 2012, 8:02 AM 114 Views 0 Comments

Our man Neil Cullen was at Wentworth to watch the world No1 take the BMW PGA Championship over the weekend.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

In The Swing: A month to remember for newly-wed Dufner
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# Riding High

In The Swing: A month to remember for newly-wed Dufner

May 22nd 2012, 8:30 AM 161 Views 0 Comments

The 35-year-old’s stock has risen substantially after two PGA Tour wins in the past three weeks.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

In the swing: Matt finish at Sawgrass no more than Kuchar deserved
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# Opinion

In the swing: Matt finish at Sawgrass no more than Kuchar deserved

May 15th 2012, 9:55 AM 138 Views 0 Comments

One of golf’s good guys is also one of the game’s most consistent performers. Neil Cullen takes a look at Matt Kuchar’s win at The Players Championship.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

In the swing: Oosthuizen shows post-Masters mettle
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# Resilience

In the swing: Oosthuizen shows post-Masters mettle

Apr 17th 2012, 8:02 AM 183 Views 0 Comments

The Masters runner-up has recovered impressively from his disappointment, writes Neil Cullen.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

In the Swing: All hail Bubba
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In the Swing: All hail Bubba

Apr 10th 2012, 9:28 AM 480 Views 1 Comment

Bubba Watson’s shot imagination is something few others can even dream about matching.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

In the Swing: Easy come, easy go for McIlroy
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# Conjecture

In the Swing: Easy come, easy go for McIlroy

Mar 20th 2012, 8:00 AM 467 Views 0 Comments

We assess Luke Donald’s recent rise to world number one at the expense of Rory McIlroy.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

In the swing: for Rory, this one's been coming
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# Opinion

In the swing: for Rory, this one's been coming

Mar 6th 2012, 7:15 AM 274 Views 0 Comments

The great Jack Nicklaus essentially told McIlroy that par golf would probably be enough to win on Sunday. It was.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

In the swing: Mahan needed to prove that he can handle the pressure
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# Opinion

In the swing: Mahan needed to prove that he can handle the pressure

Feb 28th 2012, 9:33 AM 220 Views 0 Comments

Unfortunately for Rory, Hunter Mahan chose last weekend’s World Match Play Championship to prove that he’s no bottler, writes Neil Cullen.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

In the swing: Bradley's spit takes the shine off California dream
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# Opinion

In the swing: Bradley's spit takes the shine off California dream

Feb 21st 2012, 9:46 AM 697 Views 2 Comments

The finale of the Northern Trust Open will be one of 2012′s stand-out moments, but what’s up with Keegan Bradley and all the spitting? Neil Cullen takes a look.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

In the swing: Rock's improvement finally nets him a big payday
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# Opinion

In the swing: Rock's improvement finally nets him a big payday

Jan 31st 2012, 12:50 PM 401 Views 0 Comments

“It takes serious composure and confidence to hold off Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods on the final day of a golf tournament,” writes golf columnist Neil Cullen.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

In the swing: eyes turn east as big guns head to Abu Dhabi
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In the swing: eyes turn east as big guns head to Abu Dhabi

Jan 24th 2012, 10:25 AM 235 Views 0 Comments

The first few tournaments of 2012 have lacked golf’s star names, writes Neil Cullen, but that’s all about to change.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

In the swing: Season's greetings as golf world reloads for 2012
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In the swing: Season's greetings as golf world reloads for 2012

Jan 17th 2012, 10:52 AM 396 Views 0 Comments

Columnist Neil Cullen tees up for the new season by looking at what we can expect from golf’s major players in 2012.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

In the swing: golf's big winners in 2011
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# Opinion

In the swing: golf's big winners in 2011

Dec 20th 2011, 10:55 AM 442 Views 3 Comments

As we say goodbye to 2011 and look forward to 2012, golf columnist Neil Cullen picks his 10 big winners from the season just gone. How many would you have included?

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

In the swing: Donald's stellar season leaves us hungry for more
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# Opinion

In the swing: Donald's stellar season leaves us hungry for more

Dec 13th 2011, 10:38 AM 172 Views 0 Comments

“2011 is done and dusted, but 2012 can’t come quick enough,” writes golf columnist Neil Cullen as we put a lid on a brilliant year.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

In the swing: Tiger proves that he never forgot how to get the job done
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# Opinion

In the swing: Tiger proves that he never forgot how to get the job done

Dec 6th 2011, 9:33 AM 248 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy’s win set up a cracking finale in the Race to Dubai, but golf columnist Neil Cullen is already looking forward to what a resurgent Tiger can do next season.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

In the swing: Rory's not the new kid on the block anymore
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# Opinion

In the swing: Rory's not the new kid on the block anymore

Nov 1st 2011, 11:01 AM 312 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy’s win in Shanghai is another significant yardstick as his professional rise continues, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

In the swing: Disney dream come true for Donald
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# Opinion

In the swing: Disney dream come true for Donald

Oct 25th 2011, 12:30 PM 129 Views 0 Comments

Luke Donald’s performance on Sunday — and throughout the season — proves that he is unquestionably the world’s best golfer at present, writes Neil Cullen.

Man trapped in kid's swing for nine hours has to be cut free
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From The Daily Edge
# Child's Play

Man trapped in kid's swing for nine hours has to be cut free

Oct 25th 2011, 9:28 AM 2,023 Views 17 Comments

The unidentified man did not sustain any life-threatening injures but what about the embarrassment?

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