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Chance's Photo Chance 16 Mar 2018

Not doing much today. +1 thru 12 on the day so far.
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rayajr's Photo rayajr 17 Mar 2018

Tiger lurking after 3 rounds. He's 5 back after shooting mrs boxadore's favorite number, yup a 69, on Saturday.
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bazooka's Photo bazooka 17 Mar 2018

 rayajr, on 17 March 2018 - 08:55 PM, said:

Tiger lurking after 3 rounds. He's 5 back after shooting mrs boxadore's favorite number, yup a 69, on Saturday.
:lol:
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bazooka's Photo bazooka 17 Mar 2018

raya, will you please stop yelling out Rory's wife's name?  Lol


Rory McIlroy laments abusive fans, suggests limits on alcohol sales


ORLANDO, Fla. -- Rory McIlroy wondered Saturday if limiting alcohol sales might help curb some of the loud and abusive behavior he believes is getting worse at PGA Tour tournaments.
A month ago, McIlroy suggested that the commotion that surrounds a group following Tiger Woods cost the 14-time major champion half a shot per round.
"It's tiring," McIlroy said. "I've got a headache after all that."
During Saturday's third round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill, McIlroy again felt there were instances of poor behavior that crossed the line.

"There was one guy out there who kept yelling my wife's name," said McIlroy, who shot 67 on Saturday to pull within two shots of leader Henrik Stenson. "I was going to go over and have a chat with him. I don't know, I think it's gotten a little much, to be honest. I think that they need to limit alcohol sales on the course, or they need to do something because every week, it seems like guys are complaining about it more and more."

Three weeks ago, Justin Thomas had a spectator removed during the final round of the Honda Classic because he believed the fan had gone too far, yelling at his ball to get in the rough or in the water or taunting him as he walked from a green to a tee.
Nobody has dealt with boisterous fans more than Woods, who has learned to do deal with the distractions better than anyone simply out of experience. A spectator in his gallery was removed Friday for constantly yelling, including one time as Hideki Matsuyama was about to hit a shot.
"As long as they don't yell on our golf swings, we're fine," Woods said. "They can be raucous. They are having a great time. It's fun. They are having a blast, and hopefully we can execute golf shots, but as long as they don't yell on our golf swings, everything's cool.
"I know Phoenix," Woods said, referring to the Waste Management Phoenix Open, "guys were telling me this year, they were yelling and trying to time it. Well, there's really no reason to do that."
The Phoenix tournament traditionally attracts the largest crowds in golf, including on the par-3 16th, where noise and partying are encouraged.
"I know that people want to come and enjoy themselves, and I'm all for that, but it's when the comments get personal and people get a little bit rowdy it can get a little much," McIlroy said. "It used to be you bring beers on the course but not liquor. And now it seems like everyone's walking around with a cocktail. So I don't know if it's just go back to people walking around with beers in their hand, that's fine, but I don't know."
McIlroy, who was the subject of considerable heckling at the 2016 Ryder Cup in Minnesota, said the Phoenix event is unique, and others trying to copy it have run into issues.
"They want to try and replicate that, which is great -- it's great for the tournament, it's great for us -- but golf is different than a football game, and there's etiquette involved, and you don't want people to be put off from bringing their kids when people are shouting stuff out," he said. "You want people to enjoy themselves, have a good day."
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El Juan's Photo El Juan 18 Mar 2018

Tiger just closed the gap to 2 shots.
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El Juan's Photo El Juan 18 Mar 2018

Down 1 shot now.
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Chance's Photo Chance 18 Mar 2018

I think the lack of competitive golf still having an effect. He just needs to play more to keep sharp at the end
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El Juan's Photo El Juan 18 Mar 2018

Yeah he stumbled down the stretch thatís for sure.
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WhenWeWereKings's Photo WhenWeWereKings 18 Mar 2018

 El Juan, on 18 March 2018 - 05:26 PM, said:

Yeah he stumbled down the stretch thatís for sure.
Tee shot on 16 ended his run but he wasnít catching my cousin Rory. Tiger definitely looks good as a whole. Heís winning a tourney or two.
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El Juan's Photo El Juan 18 Mar 2018

 WhenWeWereKings, on 18 March 2018 - 06:18 PM, said:

Tee shot on 16 ended his run but he wasnít catching my cousin Rory. Tiger definitely looks good as a whole. Heís winning a tourney or two.

I am part Irish as well. I guess you are my cousin too.
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Chance's Photo Chance 12 May 2018

-8 65 for tiger at the Players today.
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rayajr's Photo rayajr 12 May 2018

 Chance, on 12 May 2018 - 12:29 PM, said:

-8 65 for tiger at the Players today.
Hells to the yeah!!
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El Juan's Photo El Juan 12 May 2018

So he is 7 shots off the lead and that guy hasnít even started his day.
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WhenWeWereKings's Photo WhenWeWereKings 12 May 2018

 El Juan, on 18 March 2018 - 07:04 PM, said:

I am part Irish as well. I guess you are my cousin too.
No, definitely not.
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El Juan's Photo El Juan 13 May 2018

Tiger with 3 birdies through 5 holes. He may be too far back to win it, but heís getting better every tournament. Heís definitely back in that top level of golfers now.
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