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Lee Westwood's Twitter Meltdown

Lee Westwood has bitten back on Twitter after a disappointing final round 76 in the USPGA Championship at Oak Hill. Ever one to emphasis his working class roots and plain speaking nature, the clearly sozzled Westwood decided to take on the trolls and hit back.

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Kaymer finally proving himself to be up there with the best

Lee Westwood must be shaking in his boots right now, glancing nervously over his shoulder as he awaits the announcement of the new world number one at the end of the month.

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Top 10 Chants from the Ryder Cup 2010

The weather has been awful, it's lasted a day longer than it ever has before but one thing has made this tournament special: the banter from the crowd. Here are the top 10 chants from Celtic Manor.

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Sandy Lyle blasts Colin Montgomerie over Ryder Cup captaincy

Former Open Champion Sandy Lyle has picked his moment to stir up tensions with European Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie. In what will largely be deemed as sour grapes for what he sees as missing his turn, Lyle chose to open old wounds and reference the "Jakartagate" scandal of 2005.

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Daly given six-month tour suspension

Former Open champion John Daly has been suspended for six months for "conduct detrimental to golf's image".

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Ballesteros "feeling very well" after health scare

Spanish golf legend Seve Ballesteros has moved to reassure fans of his well-being after being rushed to hospital on Monday. The five-time major winner lost consciousness and was taken to a Madrid hospital.

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Els & Garcia delight at Woods' absence

Favourites Ernie Els and Sergio Garcia discuss their chances of this year's Tiger-free Open championship.

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Birkdale bans mobiles from golf event

Royal Birkdale has installed airport style security systems in an attempt to stop fans taking mobiles onto the course. Despite the lack of the "Tiger-factor" this year, organisers fear many fans will attempt to take phones in, which could potentially distract players.

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Harrington's Injury Scare

2007 Open champion Padraig Harrington faces a race against time to be fit for this year's open at Birkdale.

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Callaghan and Gregory aim for third time lucky

JIM Callaghan and Mark Gregory will finally get to fulfil their dream of playing in the International Pairs World Final at St Andrews later this month - three years after first setting out on their bid to qualify.

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Macdonald Hill Valley opens new nine-hole short course

A “LITTLE gem” of a mini golf course has opened at Macdonald Hill Valley Hotel, Golf and Spa in, Whitchurch, Shropshire. The Little Gem nine-hole, par three course was officially opened by Albert Minshall, the creator of the popular complex.

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Golf set for further expansion with EurAsia Cup

The golfing world is about to change forever after it was confirmed Europe will play Asia in a new Ryder Cup-style matchplay tournament next year.

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