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- Donald Dominates: Luke Donald beats Martin Kaymer 3 and 2 to win WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. Donald didn't trail in any of his 6 matches
- Euros Rise: European golfers now top 4 in official world golf rankings. Kaymer is new No. 1. Tiger Woods falls to No. 5 ... lowest since the week before the 1997 Masters
- Pressure Putt: Johnson Wagner makes a pressure par putt on 18 to force a playoff with Spencer Levin...then wins on the first playoff hole at the Mayakoba Golf Classic
- Webb Wins: Karrie Webb records 4 straight back 9 birdies to win the HSBC Women's Champions by one shot. World No. 1 Yani Tseng finished third
- Gas Prices Rise Sharply
- Buffett's Bullish Outlook
- Nintendo's 3DS Debut
- LPGA Loses State Farm as a Title Sponsor
7:12 a.m. - Nicole Lapin, CNBC Business Update
7:15 a.m. - Rex Hoggard, Golf Channel insider
7:30 a.m. - Michael Breed, Host of Golf Channel's 'Golf Fix'
7:45 a.m. - Tim Rosaforte, Golf Channel insider IN STUDIO
8:15 a.m. - Jay Townsend, Golf Channel insider
8:30 a.m. - Jim Fannin, Sports Psychologist
Standout tweets today from around the world of golf.
@JustinRose99 - Congrats @Luke_Donald Played great all week. Luke, FYI hole 18 is a long par 4, slight dog leg right! I know you didn't see it this week!
@samsaunders87 - Great week, happy to finish t10 and get in next week! Hope to keep improving
@McIlroyRory - Just arrived at the American airlines arena for the Miami Heat v New York Knicks game. Should be an awesome night!
WATCH & LISTEN TO TODAY'S ACTION
Hoggard's Notes: Donald's Win > Listen Now
Michael Breed Interview > Listen Now
Rosie's Notes: New Accenture Venue > Listen Now
Jay Townsend Analysis > Listen Now
Jim Fannin Interview > Listen Now
Best of February 28, 2011 > Listen Now
If interested in the music you heard today on 'Morning Drive', download it on iTunes.
'Roll Away Your Stone' by Mumford & Sons
'Come on Get Higher' by Matt Nathanson
'Signed, Sealed Delivered' by Stevie Wonder
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Monday - February 28 2011
Montana parents can't watch kids play high school golf
Well, this is a one new one.
Meanwhile, there's a lawyer quoted in the report claiming this is some kind of civil rights issue.
PGA Tour suspends Hensby for anti-doping violation
The statement reads:
The Tour said it would not issue further comment on Hensby's suspension.
Good time to hang up on viewer call-ins
Golf announced the most massive layoff in the industry’s history on Monday morning.
Armchair referees around the world were given their pink slips.
It’s a glorious jettisoning of unsolicited help.
Goodbye and good riddance.
But at what cost?
We saw that with Lexi Thompson at the ANA Inspiration this year.
Yes, this isn’t a perfect answer to handling rules violations.
This is good governance.
And compared to the glacial pace of major rules change of the past, this is swift.
This is the USGA and R&A leading a charge.
Lexi 'applaud's USGA, R&A for rules change
Lexi Thompson’s pain may prove to be the rest of golf’s gain.
“Clearly, that case has been something of a focus point for us,” Rickman said.
Thompson reacted to the new protocols in an Instagram post.