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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.
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.
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.
Thomas Pieters comments after his third-round 70 at the D+D Real Czech Masters.
Check out the highlights from Thomas Pieters' third-round 70 at the D+D Real Czech Masters. The Belgian leads by two.
Catch up with LPGA and Team USA star Gerina Piller.
Look back at Y.E. Yang's incredible win at the 2009 PGA Championship.
Winds were expected to gust again on Saturday at Olympic Golf Course, which prompted officials to post a reminder of Rule 18-2.
Jim Gallagher, Jr. and Tim Rosaforte make their picks for the women's golf medals.
Australian talent Su Oh is making strides on the LPGA and represented her home country at the Rio Olympics.
Don't look now, but Jim Furyk, a favorite whipping boy of fans frustrated with U.S. futility in the Ryder Cup, is making a strong case to be a captain's pick.
While it ended on a sour note, the second round of the Wyndham Championship was still a memorable effort for Lucas Glover.