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Brittany Horschel reveals battle with alcoholism

Billy Horschel had an emotional reaction to his Byron Nelson win on Sunday and most assumed it was related to ending a three-year drought on the PGA Tour.




Brittany Horschel opens up about battle with alcoholism after husband's win

Billy Horschel had an emotional reaction to his Byron Nelson win on Sunday and most of us assumed it was related to the golfer breaking a three-year drought on the PGA Tour. Billy’s wife Brittany Horschel revealed on Monday that she has been battling alcoholism and recently celebrated a year of sobriety after spending time at a recovery center in Florida. Calling it a “very sad, scary and trying time,” Brittany credited Billy with being her rock.  While Brittany sought treatment, Billy took care of the couple’s 18-month-old daughter Skylar and moved the family into a new home by himself.




Jang leaving LPGA to be closer to family in S. Korea

Ha Na Jang says she wants to spend more time with family and that's the reason behind her decision to leave the American-based LPGA tour and return to playing the Korean LPGA Tour full time. "There was a void that couldn't be filled even by all the victories," Jang said in a news conference Tuesday in Seoul, South Korea. "And I made this decision because I decided to spend time with my family as this is more precious than becoming the best golfer in the world. I want to enjoy the rest of my golfing career with my parents and my loved ones around me."  Jang, 25, has won four LPGA titles since joining the American-based tour in 2015, including the ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open in February.




Stanford's McNealy named Hogan Award winner

Stanford senior Maverick McNealy was named the Ben Hogan Award winner on Monday night as the top college and amateur player in the country. McNealy, who is No. 2 in the World Amateur Ranking, is the sixth consecutive player from the Pac-12 to win the award. The other finalists were Oregon senior Wyndham Clark and Illinois junior Dylan Meyer. The 21-year-old McNealy, who has not yet determined whether he will play professional golf or remain an amateur, was a three-time finalist for the award, considered the most prestigious in amateur golf. Heading into this week's NCAA Championship, he has matched Stanford's all-time wins record, with 11.  Past winners of the Hogan Award include Bill Haas, Rickie




Faldo's funny memory of Palmer and Nicklaus

One of Nick Faldo's favorite memories of Arnold Palmer came at the tournament Jack Nicklaus built. Faldo was the Memorial Tournament honoree two years ago, and he was touched by watching Nicklaus and Palmer sitting next to each in the clubhouse, with Nicklaus making sure Palmer was doing OK. Faldo described it as a sweet moment between two of the most revered figures in golf. And then he saw the competitive side of the two rivals. "Arnold looks out the window and says, 'Hey, Jack, it looks pretty green out there. I've never seen this place looking so green,'" Faldo said. "And Jack goes straight into it: 'We built a brand new clubhouse. We're serving Jack Nicklaus wine. We've got Jack Nicklaus





PGA Championship: Andrew Dodt one ahead at Wentworth after day three

Australian Andrew Dodt has a one-shot lead from Branden Grace after the penultimate round of the PGA Championship at Wentworth.




PGA Championship: Rose, Stenson, Kaymer & 'Beef' surprise golf fan

Golfers Justin Rose, Henrik Stenson, Martin Kaymer and Andrew 'Beef' Johnston surprise nine-year-old golf fan Aaron on his birthday.




Casey and Garcia one shot off Texas lead

England's Paul Casey and Masters champion Sergio Garcia both moved within one shot of the lead on the second day in Texas.




PGA Championship: Scott Jamieson in three-way tie for lead at Wentworth

Scotland's Scott Jamieson is in a three-way tie for the lead on seven under par after his second round of the PGA Championship at Wentworth.




McIlroy pulls out of US Open warm-up with rib injury

World number two Rory McIlroy withdraws from his final warm-up event for the US Open due to an ongoing rib injury.





McIlroy’s real problem with the Olympics

RORY McIlroy originally claimed the Zika virus was behind his decision to snub the Rio Olympics but he’s now revealed another — more personal — reason.




Rory McIlroy reveals what life’s like for Tiger

RORY McIlroy has become a trusted confidant of Tiger Woods — these are his insights into the far from enjoyable life of the world’s most famous golfer.




Positive signs in rusty comeback for Day

WORLD No.1 Jason Day expects a two-week training camp in the Californian desert to restore the razor-like sharpness to his golf game for the big 2017 season ahead.




Day in the mix at Tournament of Champions in

JASON Day has shaken off a mixed second round with the putter to keep himself in the mix at the Tournament of Champions in Maui.




Aussie ‘battlers’ relishing golfing good life

THE winners-only Tournament of Champions field at Kapalua features four Australians, which is not unusual, it’s who they are.




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