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When Inbee Park missed the cut at June’s KPMG Women’s PGA Championship the pieces of her Olympic plan began falling into place.
Lydia Ko birdied three of her last five holes, including an 8-footer at the last to finish alone in second place at 11 under par, a stroke clear of China’s Shanshan Feng.
Inbee Park put on a Katie Ledecky-like performance, overcoming injury and intense pressure to win the gold.
Paige Mackenzie and Brandel Chamblee share their final thoughts about golf in the Rio Olympics.
Charley Hull missed a chance for Great Britain to be on the golf podium for a second consecutive week.
Former Chairman and CEO of Travelers, Jay Fishman, passes away at the age of 63.
Brandel Chamblee and Paige Mackenzie break down some of the critical holes on the Olympic Golf Course.
Brandel Chamblee and Paige Mackenzie discuss the impact of the Rio Olympics on the game of golf.
There was a time on Saturday when it looked like Americans could occupy two spots on the Olympic podium. They ended up occupying none.
Inbee Park cruised to the gold medal on Saturday. Here are the key stats from the Rio Olympics provided by the Golf Channel research department.
I have spent two weeks watching the Olympics. All of the golf! I really see it as a great success and opening a door for a lot of young people around the world who might now be fascinated by the game.
As his wife battled for an Olympic medal thousands of miles away, Martin Piller could only sit and watch.

Images from Day 4 of the Olympic women's competition in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Australian Curtis Luck birdied the third playoff hole to beat local favorite Nick Carlson in the semifinals of the U.S. Amateur on Saturday.
Inbee Park ran away with the gold medal in Rio, but Lydia Ko took home silver with a birdie at the last to top bronze medalist Shanshan Feng.
Maria Verchenova felt great all four days this week at the Olympics. She’d been eating properly, meditating like usual, and preparing for each round just as she has for years while playing all around the globe.
Defending champion Thomas Pieters is by himself at the top of the Czech Masters leaderboard after shooting a 2-under 70 in Saturday's third round for a two-stroke lead.

The best images collected from social media of golfers enjoying the second week of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

India’s Aditi Ashok may not have finished the Olympic competition the way she would have liked, but that didn’t dampen the 18-year-old’s optimism that the event would help grow the game back home.
Everyone is chasing the defending champion Thomas Pieters at the D+D Real Czech Masters. Watch the highlights from Saturday.