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The Loop : Golf Digest

golfdigest.com — Sorry, Nadia, it looks like Rory McIlroy has a new girl By Luke Kerr-Dineen Everything about Rory McIlroy has been a hot topic since his third major victory last week. And with the British Open champion's engagement to tennis star Caroline Wozniacki over, his love life has been a particular point of interest.

Stay Grounded : Golf Digest

golfdigest.com — Roll-off or collection areas around greens are common at the British Open, and we're seeing more of them on tour and elsewhere. These tightly mowed areas present a very different challenge than rough. The best recovery option usually is to putt the ball.

The Loop : Golf Digest

golfdigest.com — By Ron Sirak OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- The history of women's golf changed forever in one dramatic hour at Killeen Castle in the 2011 Solheim Cup, when Europe stormed from behind to victory over the United States.
Jul 24, 2014

One thing clear on Day 1 of @LPGAIntlCrown is that it's a GREAT idea. Here's why I think so: golfdig.st/1tGRbJ7

That's Forbidden! (But Should It Be?)

golfdigest.com — A few years ago, I played as a guest at the Midwestern country club my family belonged to when I was growing up. Before I teed off, I realized that several people I'd been chatting with had seemed oddly attentive to my feet.
Jul 24, 2014

The always-entertaining David Owen on golf's taboos, with funny photos by Geof Kern: golfdig.st/1keiR80

Jul 24, 2014

Cellphones? Shorts? Hats indoors? That's forbidden! (but should it be?) Taking another look at golf's debatable rules golfdig.st/1kdT7bP

Jul 24, 2014

One of my favorite writers, David Owen, on one of my favorite topics: golf's many antiquated "taboos." golfdig.st/1z7IISi