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VOLUME 9, NUMBER 169                                                       
Friday, September 6, 2019

ANY IDEA WHO SAID THIS? “We've been fighting that for, God, ever since I grew up watching the game, guys were complaining about slow play.”

BRAIN TEASER: He made almost $3.5 million on the PGA TOUR last season, 14 of 15 cuts and won the Arnold Palmer Invitational. It was his third PGA TOUR title in his last 12 starts over nine months and he is a combined 51-under in seven appearances at Bay Hill. Who is he?

HEAD CHECK: The PGA Tour is set to implement a new club-testing program, in conjunction with the USGA, that will identify player drivers that are non-conforming or on the verge of becoming non-conforming. In a memo sent to players, the Tour specified that it will now test drivers pulled directly from player's bags, as opposed to clubheads taken from on-site equipment trailers. READ MORE>>>

WEB GEMS:

NOT SO EASY! Getting a PGA Tour card is tough. Keeping it is no picnic. The new PGA Tour season starts Sept. 12 at the Greenbrier, with six domestic events and one at the Mexican resort of Mayakoba, all of them offering full FedEx Cup points and an invitation to the Masters for the winner. Optimism is never higher. The PGA Tour in September is right up there with Major League Baseball in March. Now for the bad news: If the last three years are any indication, some 60 percent of the players who earned PGA Tour cards won’t be keeping them. READ MORE>>>

ON THE MEND: Dustin Johnson underwent arthroscopic surgery Thursday to repair cartilage damage in his left knee. READ MORE>>>

ANSWERS: “We've been fighting that for, God, ever since I grew up watching the game, guys were complaining about slow play.”--Tiger Woods.

Francesco Molinari won his third PGA TOUR title at the 2019 Arnold Palmer in his 132nd start at age 36 years. Both previous titles came in 2018 at Quicken Loans National and The Open Championship.

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