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#In the Swing

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

In the swing: Weekend glory is only the beginning for Lewis
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In the swing: Weekend glory is only the beginning for Lewis

Oct 18th 2011, 10:48 AM 163 Views 0 Comments

Ambitious and talented, Tom Lewis could be the next young golfer to make a big splash, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

In the swing: Northern lights shine brightest at Dunhill Links
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In the swing: Northern lights shine brightest at Dunhill Links

Oct 4th 2011, 12:26 PM 189 Views 0 Comments

The rich and famous teed up alongside some of the world’s best pros at the Alfred Dunhill Links last weekend. Even Padraig Harrington had a smile on his face, writes Neil Cullen.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

In the swing: Haas, Pettersen and the shots that dreams are made of
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In the swing: Haas, Pettersen and the shots that dreams are made of

Sep 27th 2011, 11:29 AM 331 Views 0 Comments

After a thrilling Sunday of golf, Neil Cullen is having trouble working out which of the day’s many highlights was the best.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

In the swing: Is the FedEx finale really fair?
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In the swing: Is the FedEx finale really fair?

Sep 20th 2011, 1:59 PM 295 Views 1 Comment

“It would almost be like if Wigan happened to beat Manchester United on the last day of the season and by doing so were awarded the Premier League,” writes Neil Cullen.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Witness to history as Tiger earns his stripes
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Witness to history as Tiger earns his stripes

Sep 13th 2011, 3:22 PM 263 Views 3 Comments

“It was a privilege, and only be being there in person was able I able to fully appreciate the genius I was seeing.”

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

In the swing: Hurricane-hit Barclays throws up some good storylines
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In the swing: Hurricane-hit Barclays throws up some good storylines

Aug 30th 2011, 3:10 PM 116 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen casts his eye over the opening weekend of the FedEx Cup playoffs.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

In the swing: FedEx Cup is worthwhile, but it's just not the same as a Major
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In the swing: FedEx Cup is worthwhile, but it's just not the same as a Major

Aug 23rd 2011, 3:14 PM 123 Views 0 Comments

As the end of season playoff series rolls into view, Neil Cullen takes a look at its place in the golf world.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

In the swing: Lesser lights combine to produce thrilling PGA finale
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In the swing: Lesser lights combine to produce thrilling PGA finale

Aug 16th 2011, 12:29 PM 100 Views 0 Comments

Even if you’d never heard of Keegan Bradley and Jason Dufner, the climax of the season’s final Major was one to savour, writes Neil Cullen.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

In the swing: golf world lands in Atlanta for USPGA
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In the swing: golf world lands in Atlanta for USPGA

Aug 9th 2011, 12:37 PM 238 Views 1 Comment

Neil Cullen takes a long hard look at the field for the season’s final Major, the PGA Championship in Atlanta, Georgia.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

In the swing: Dyson cleans up as golf world awaits Woods' return
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In the swing: Dyson cleans up as golf world awaits Woods' return

Aug 2nd 2011, 4:13 PM 126 Views 0 Comments

Can Simon Dyson consolidate his place in the top 50? Can Tiger still hit a golf ball? Neil Cullen has lots of questions on his mind.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

In the swing: Open season in Killarney, but where's the love?
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In the swing: Open season in Killarney, but where's the love?

Jul 26th 2011, 12:42 PM 240 Views 0 Comments

What does the Irish Open need to do to return to its former glory? Neil Cullen takes a look.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

In the swing: mental approach pays Major dividends for Darren
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In the swing: mental approach pays Major dividends for Darren

Jul 19th 2011, 2:36 PM 133 Views 0 Comments

In this week’s column, Neil Cullen reflects on the unexpected success of Northern Ireland’s newest Major champion.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

In the swing: Comparing Ricky and Rory is a dangerous game
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In the swing: Comparing Ricky and Rory is a dangerous game

Jul 5th 2011, 2:01 PM 264 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen takes a look at the prospects of one of American golf’s rising stars, Ricky Fowler.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

In the swing: this is the first of many for Rory
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In the swing: this is the first of many for Rory

Jun 21st 2011, 4:25 PM 306 Views 1 Comment

“Butch Harmon on Sky Sports spoke about another potential weakness in McIlroy’s game, his short shots. If that’s the only thing McIlroy needs to work on, then he’s probably doing okay.”

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

In the swing: Open season as golf's big hitters try to tame Congressional beast
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In the swing: Open season as golf's big hitters try to tame Congressional beast

Jun 14th 2011, 11:13 AM 175 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen gives his thoughts on the second Major of the season, the US Open.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

In the swing: the curious case of Steve Stricker
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In the swing: the curious case of Steve Stricker

Jun 7th 2011, 11:07 AM 296 Views 1 Comment

“What we don’t understand about sport is often what draws us to it the most,” writes Neil Cullen in this week’s golf column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

In the swing: Donald and Westwood still have Major questions to answer
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In the swing: Donald and Westwood still have Major questions to answer

May 31st 2011, 10:53 AM 67 Views 0 Comments

They may be the two highest-ranked players in the world, but can Luke Donald and Lee Westwood be considered truly “great” without winning one of golf’s Majors? Neil Cullen gives his view.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

In the swing: love him or loathe him, Poulter remains a breath of fresh air
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In the swing: love him or loathe him, Poulter remains a breath of fresh air

May 24th 2011, 10:58 AM 91 Views 0 Comments

The outlandish Briton deserves credit for helping to bring golf into the 21st century, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

In the swing: why G-Mac and Rory's meltdowns are different beasts entirely
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In the swing: why G-Mac and Rory's meltdowns are different beasts entirely

May 17th 2011, 11:31 AM 150 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen uses this week’s column to take a closer look at Graeme McDowell’s final-day collapse at The Players.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

In the swing: Thank you, Seve
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In the swing: Thank you, Seve

May 10th 2011, 11:06 AM 326 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen pays tribute to golf legend Severiano Ballesteros who died aged 54 last Saturday.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

In the swing: (probably) all in the mind as Bubba wins in New Orleans
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In the swing: (probably) all in the mind as Bubba wins in New Orleans

May 3rd 2011, 11:26 AM 145 Views 0 Comments

Mental strength and a bit of luck helped Bubba Watson to his second PGA Tour victory of the year, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

In the swing: Westwood back on top as rankings battle serves up some intriguing subplots
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In the swing: Westwood back on top as rankings battle serves up some intriguing subplots

Apr 26th 2011, 11:11 AM 134 Views 0 Comments

The ongoing race to be the world’s top golfer is adding some much-needed spice to weekly proceedings, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

In the swing: Manassero's meteoric rise a particularly European phenomenon
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In the swing: Manassero's meteoric rise a particularly European phenomenon

Apr 19th 2011, 10:51 AM 193 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen takes a look at the different development options open to golf’s rising stars.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

In the swing: McIlroy's caddy has many questions to answer
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In the swing: McIlroy's caddy has many questions to answer

Apr 12th 2011, 10:32 AM 2,903 Views 2 Comments

Now that the dust has settled on Sunday’s drama at Augusta National, Neil Cullen takes a look back at where it all went wrong for Rory McIlroy.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

In the swing: Georgia on our minds as the PGA heads to Augusta
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In the swing: Georgia on our minds as the PGA heads to Augusta

Apr 5th 2011, 10:54 AM 129 Views 0 Comments

“I would happily never play golf again in my entire life if my final round was at Augusta,” writes Neil Cullen as he previews the season’s first Major.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 29 March, 2011

In the swing: Double delight for Scotland as Laird and Lawrie come out on top
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In the swing: Double delight for Scotland as Laird and Lawrie come out on top

Mar 29th 2011, 10:38 AM 240 Views 0 Comments

Have the Scottish golfers hit form at the perfect moment? How will they fare at the Masters next week? Only Neil Cullen has the answers.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

In the swing: Sky’s the limit as broadcaster prepares for Masters debut
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In the swing: Sky’s the limit as broadcaster prepares for Masters debut

Mar 22nd 2011, 10:49 AM 349 Views 0 Comments

For the first time ever, Sky Sports have secured the rights to broadcast the Masters from Augusta National. Neil Cullen discusses what the move will mean for the world of golf.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Tiger no longer the big draw for TV viewers
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Tiger no longer the big draw for TV viewers

Mar 8th 2011, 11:15 AM 150 Views 0 Comments

The Honda Classic had a distinctly off-Broadway feel this weekend, but golf fans are voting with their eyes.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

In the swing: Luke uses the force for victory
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In the swing: Luke uses the force for victory

Mar 1st 2011, 8:47 AM 125 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen takes a few swings at the weekend’s golf action.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 1 February, 2011

It's all in the game as Casey keeps his cool
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It's all in the game as Casey keeps his cool

Feb 1st 2011, 11:21 AM 190 Views 0 Comments

Fore! Neil Cullen swings back through the weekend’s action as Paul Casey breaks his drought in the desert.

# in-the-swing - Tuesday 25 January, 2011

German engineering: Kaymer continues his love affair with Abu Dhabi while Irish pepper top 10
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German engineering: Kaymer continues his love affair with Abu Dhabi while Irish pepper top 10

Jan 25th 2011, 9:30 AM 1,056 Views 2 Comments

Our golf columnist Neil Cullen insists he’s not the emailing golf nerd who got Paddy Harrington disqualified. But he IS a golf nerd. So here’s this week’s big talking points.

# in-the-swing - Thursday 18 November, 2010

Guess who's back? More open Tiger Woods takes to Twitter in a new charm offensive
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Guess who's back? More open Tiger Woods takes to Twitter in a new charm offensive

Nov 18th 2010, 12:53 PM 329 Views 0 Comments

Woods opens up about THAT car crash and reveals that he wears short trousers when on the phone to reporters. Seriously.