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With a thrilling one-stroke victory at the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay, Jordan Spieth became the youngest two-time major champion in 93 years and opened the path for an alternate to gain a berth in the 33rd PGA Grand Slam of Golf, Oct. 20-21, at Trump National Golf Club - Los Angeles. read more

"Yet again the Faldo Series Cambodia was a great success, showcasing some of the region's future champions. I was blown away with the ability of some of the youngsters. Anyone shooting 66 at age 14 is a rare talent," said David Baron, Director of Golf at the Angkor Golf Resort. read more

Lydia Ko: "I am so excited to play on the same famous links course that has hosted the men's Open Championship over the years because it feels like you are part of history." read more

"I take tremendous pride in the fact that golf is starting to take off in Cambodia and that the course that I designed in Siem Reap is playing such a significant role in helping the game to grow," said Sir Nick Faldo, ahead of the Faldo Series Cambodia Championship. read more

"The Troon Summer Series gives area golfers a chance to slip out after work, sneak in a quick nine-hole event and experience Troon Golf at some amazing courses throughout the Valley of the Sun," said Kris Strauss, vice president, sales and marketing, Troon. read more

"Volunteers provide the fuel that make the PGA Grand Slam of Golf engine run," said Bob Jeffrey, Championship Director. "The sensations and emotions each volunteer feels knowing they played a key role in executing the event, featuring the four major winners in the 2015 season, is a feeling they won't ever forget." read more

"Because of the great turnout and feedback we received, more HD Golf sponsored tournaments will run in the fall as golfers start to head back indoors," said Todd Richardson, President of Interactive Sports Technologies Inc. read more

"Atlantic City Golf is gaining more and more positive notoriety and this week's tournament certainly brings worldwide attention to a member course and our entire destination," said Harry Bittner, President of the Greater Atlantic City Golf Association. read more

"There are already more amateurs and professionals who are participating in this event compared to last year. The time of year, the weather, and the location all play a role in the interest we've seen for 2015," says Ron Schmid, PGA, CPGA Executive Director. read more

"Now with five Potawatomi Nations participating, both the prestige and prize money for the Potawatomi Cup have continued to grow," said Symetra Tour Chief Business Officer Mike Nichols. "The Potawatomi Cup adds extra intrigue for our fans and added incentive for our players to try and climb the leaderboard to win." read more

"Interest in playing in Symetra Tour events continues to grow and we're excited to host our first Monday Qualifier to give local amateurs, professionals, as well as Symetra Tour members not in the field an opportunity to play their way into the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship," said Chief Business Officer Mike Nichols. read more

"Partnering with East Lake Golf Club and the East Lake Foundation underscores our commitment to raise the profile of college golf and the East Lake Cup will provide a showcase for the nation's top men's and women's golf teams as Golf Channel's marquee college event each Fall," said Mike McCarley, president of Golf Channel. read more

The 20th annual Quail Cup will be played at the magnificent Desert Forest Golf Club on May 28-30. 50 Pro-Amateur teams are expected to tee it up in the thrilling 36-hole tournament. read more

"I am beyond humbled to see the Lord draw in the celebrities such as Brett Kern, punter for the Tennessee Titans, Mike Fisher of the Nashville Predators and several other Christian entertainers for the Annual IHG Members Cup to be held July 13 in Franklin, Tenn.," said Scott Lehman, President and Founder of In His Grip Ministries. read more

"Your Race to Dubai is unique in sport because it enables fans to go head-to-head and compete with the best in the game on a weekly basis, " said Kalle Vainola, co-Founder of GameBook. "Golfers can now have a real European Tour experience for themselves against the likes of Rory, Rose, Garcia and Stenson, and they can do so from anywhere in the world." read more