Golf’s 12 best par 3 pits on the planet

( CNN) Sometimes size isn’t everything, and in golf a good little ‘un can often beat a good big ‘un. Of the thousands of golf holes in all the world, a handful of treacherous tiddlers stand out. From Augusta to New Zealand, CNN Sport has scoured the world for 12 of the best par threes […]

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Augusta National: The home of the Master before it was famous

( CNN) It’s one of the most iconic venues in sport but Augusta National Golf Club — home of the Masters — hasn’t always been a pristine golfer’s paradise. Founded by legendary golfer Bobby Jones, since 1934 it has served as the place for the year’s first major. JUST WATCHED Masters 2016: Bubba, Rory, Jordan […]

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Rory McIlroy: Golfer makes hole in one with Masters fast approaching

( CNN) He’s preparing for the Masters, which begins in Augusta on Thursday — and Rory McIlroy has wasted little time in firing a warn to his contenders in the most dramatic fashion. Northern Irishman McIlroy — one of the favourites to win the tournament and complete a golfing grand slam by winning every major […]

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