Padraig Harrington
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Recent Results

tournament date total score
Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open 12/07/2015 278
Travelers Championship 28/06/2015 141
FedEx St. Jude Classic 14/06/2015 145
Irish Open Hosted by The Rory Foundation 31/05/2015 294
BMW PGA Championship 24/05/2015 1
Wells Fargo Championship 17/05/2015 147
The Players Championship 10/05/2015 286
Masters Tournament 12/04/2015 149
Shell Houston Open 05/04/2015 287
Arnold Palmer Invitational 22/03/2015 284

News and Views

Thursday marks the beginning of the 10th Open Championship to be held at Royal Birkdale. It has hosted nine previous from 1954 to 2008. Here’s a historic look back at the previous nine hostings at Royal Birkdale.

1954:  Peter Thomson, a 23-year-old Australia, one of the first of his five Open titles by a single stroke over Bobby Locke, Dai…

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Padraig Harrington won an European Tour event for the first time since 2008, using a final-round 65 to take the Portugal Masters on Sunday to outpace Andy Sullivan.

It’s a big win. Portugal Masters is a big tournament. I’ve been coming here for 10 years so I’ve always liked it down here. I’ve always liked coming down to Portugal.

“I tried…

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How to draw big crowds to the KLM Open in The Netherlands this week while the PGA Tour has its penultimate leg of the FedExCup going on simultaneously?

Give the people a 66-year-old course rookie.

Yes, for the first time in his lengthy career, American favorite Tom Watson will take the course at the Kennemer G&CC in Zandvroot, The Netherlands.
“The course…

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August 28

 Rick Fehr, a two-time winner on the PGA Tour, turns 53.  He won the 1986 BC Open and the 1994 Walt Disney World/Oldsmobile Classic.

Joakim Haeggman, a three-time winner on the European Tour, turns 46. The Swede won the 1993 Spanish Open, the 1997 Scandinavian Masters, and the 2004 Qatar Masters.

Lee Janzen, two-time winner of the US Open, turns…

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Simply by the nature of the event, the PGA Championship has produced far more American winners than any other nationality; after all the PGA is an American institution, and while an Englishman, Jim Barnes, actually won the first two tournaments back in the 1910s, the US also had a 31-year winning streak that stretched from 1931-1962, won every title…

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How do you upstage the guy trying to do something that hasn’t been done in golf in 62 years?

By doing something that hasn’t been done in 85 years.

That was the calling card Sunday for 22-year-old amateur from Ireland Paul Dunne, who fired a 6-under 66 to tie Louis Oosthuizen and Jason Day for the lead of the 144th Open…

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The Irish Open proved to be an international affair on Friday as six players representing five countries tied for the lead at 3-under.
Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger, Spain’s Rafa Cabrera-Bello, Denmark’s Soren Kjeldsen, Scotland’s Richie Ramsay, and England’s Tyrrell Hatton and Chris Wood are all tied for the lead.
Kjeldsen has not won on the European Tour since 2009. He turned 40…

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They came out in droves to see the native son, winner of multiple Majors, do his work.

Great work, wrong native son.

On a day when No. 1 Rory McIlroy shot his worst round of the season, 43-year-old Northern Irishman Padraig Harrington surprised the field with a 4-under 67.

He’s tied for first with German’s Maximillian Kieffer. Three months ago, Harrington snapped…

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Brian Davis drilled a 25-foot putt on No. 9 to take a one-stroke lead at the conclusion of the first round of the Valspar Championship Tuesday in Palm Harbor, Florida.

Davis was as surprising a leader as anyone after one day. In his previous four starts this year, he’s missed two cuts, withdrawn after two rounds, and finished 59th at…

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The last time he won a tournament, he was ranked No. 2 in the world, but Padraig Harrington winning another one while ranked 82nd.

By taking the Honda Classic for the second time in his career, he zoomed up from No. 297 in the latest world rankings.

“I really do believe in myself. I think I’ve found that mental edge that…

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