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Rory McIlroy: A Mensch After Collapse

(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) April 22, 2011 — There are plenty of reasons for the world to turn away from Tiger Woods — swearing, spitting, farting, club slamming, losing, to name a few — and plenty to turn toward Rory McIlroy.

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USGA Lightens Penalty for Innocent Scorecard Errors

(AUGUSTA, Ga.) April 7, 2011 — The USGA and R&A eased the penalty for an innocent Padraig Harrington-style scorecard error — downgrading it from a DQ to a two-stroke penalty, the Augusta Chronicle reported.

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The Rules? Who Needs to Know Rules, Pros Say

The ruling bodies of golf seem willing to lighten up on DQs following a spate of highly publicized rules screw-ups by PGA Tour players. Continue reading

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