Puppy rescued after being snatched by owl and dropped on golf course BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A puppy escaped largely unhurt after being carried away by an owl and dropped on a golf course. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/viral/puppy-rescued-after-being-snatched-by-owl-and-dropped-on-golf-course-37980221.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/viral/article37980218.ece/573d9/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_97b6522c-b6d8-4638-b898-e4934e6c36b2_1 Email A puppy escaped largely unhurt after being carried away by an owl and dropped on a golf course. Latte was in the backyard of her foster family’s home in Scottsdale, Arizona late last week when the bird swooped and snatched her up, according to Foothills Animal Rescue. IT'S ARIZONA GIVES DAY and Latte could use your help! This little 12-week-old puppy was snatched from her foster family'...Posted by Foothills Animal Rescue on Tuesday, April 2, 2019Bonnie Ziegler, who was looking after the 12-week-old puppy and her three … [Read more...] about Puppy rescued after being snatched by owl and dropped on golf course
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We naturally assume the inequality between men’s and women’s golf is inching together. That is just the world today, isn’t it? A shrinking pay gap, doughty pros standing up to the tours, brands finally realising the value in their female stars no matter what the velvet blazers at Muirfield might say. In reality, according to Derby-born LPGA Tour star Mel Reid, it’s quite the opposite. “If I’m completely honest, I think it’s getting worse,” Mel Reid says with knotted frustration. A six-time winner on the European Tour, Reid has just been fitted for new clubs ahead of the 2019 season. After calling up and asking a manufacturer for the two woods which fit best, the response came with abrupt clarity: “We don’t support women’s golf.” Another company, which Reid asked for a set of irons, claimed it only supports men on the European and Challenge Tour. In July 2018, South Korean golfing phenom, Inbee Park, asked a … [Read more...] about Mel Reid: Equality in golf? ‘I think it’s getting worse’
Golfweek Staff Golfweek Published 6:46 PM EST Jan 30, 2019 Reigning Waste Management Phoenix Open champion Gary Woodland said Wednesday that Amy Bockerstette's par on 16 was "by far the coolest thing I've ever experienced. ... I've never rooted so hard for somebody on a golf course." Woodland, during a practice round a day earlier, helped the PGA Tour and the Special Olympics surprise Bockerstette with a chance to play TPC Scottsdale's signature hole and a resulting PGA-produced video has gone viral. "It feels amazing," Bockerstette told the Arizona Republic after sinking an 8-foot putt to get up and down on the par 3 with a sandie. If she seemed surprisingly poised, it could be that she's used to attention on the course. She became the first person with Down syndrome to receive a college athletics scholarship when she signed with Paradise Valley Community College last year. And she was the first Arizona student with Down syndrome to compete in the state high school playoffs, as … [Read more...] about Golfer with Down syndrome goes viral after par at Phoenix Open course
AMY MICKELSON has been a constant companion and inspiration to her husband Phil since the couple met in 1992. They first met at Arizona State University, where Phil was a college star and she will be in neighbouring Nevada this Friday supporting her man against Tiger Woods in The Match. At the time, Phil was a senior and Amy was a junior as well as a cheerleader on the Phoenix Suns NBA cheerleading squad. Who is Amy Mickelson? Amy Mickelson was born Amy McBride in 1972. She met Phil in 1992 at Arizona State University yet was far from star struck when he told her he was a professional golfer. In fact, she thought he meant that he worked at the golf course shop! The couple went for their first date on a tennis court and the rest is history. When did Phil and Amy tie the knot? The couple married in November 1996. In golf parlance, Mickelson had won just nine golfing titles - he is now on 43. lowdown How many majors has Tiger Woods won and what is his net worth? TIGER'S GIRL Who is golfer … [Read more...] about How old is Phil Mickelson’s wife Amy, when did American golf legend get married, how many children do the couple have?
WHOEVER said cheaters never prosper is about to be proven right or wrong, once and for all. This weekend sees a titanic clash of the golf world’s biggest cheater and most honest family man, as Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods face off in a £7million showdown in Las Vegas. One has been happily married for decades and even missed an important tournament to attend his daughter’s graduation. While the other has a list of public indiscretions as long as his golf club, including a host of extra-marital affairs, a controversy-plagued career and a drug-driving rap. But how do the long-time rivals compare to each other on and off the field and can you really come out on top by sticking to the rules? Here, we take a look how the contrasting fortunes of Mickelson and Woods have played out so far. Family guy vs sex-obsessed cheat Mickelson, 48, has been married to glamorous wife Amy for over 20 years and the pair have three children – Amanda, 19, Sophia, 17 and Evan, 15. When … [Read more...] about How family man Phil Mickelson is pitted against love cheat Tiger Woods in £7m golfing showdown