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Chooky

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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2010 10:35:58 PM

Name a professional golfer whose first name begins with the first letter of the previous last name.

PGA,LPGA,Nike and amateurs in major tournaments are fine.

I'll start with Vijay Singh.
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Chooky
Champion Author Wilmington

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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 4:09:05 PM

Matt Davidson was also 17 under...

at the Albertsons Boise Open...

(presented by Kraft).
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 8:32:27 PM

Let's celebrate the Open Champ, 2014...

Rory McIlroy
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MuffinCat
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Dawn Coe-Jones
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 9:17:45 PM

He didn't make the cut, but did win The Open in 2001...one of my favorites...

David Duvall
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MuffinCat
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Edouard Dubois
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 9:56:51 PM

how 'bout...

Matt every +3?
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 5:47:26 PM

Will he repeat? I doubt he can come back from 84th place (+2), and possibly not even making the cut...

Phil Michelson
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MuffinCat
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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 4:26:45 PM

Pappan Priyapetta Pappan
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MuffinCat
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Panuphol Pittayarat
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2014 9:06:39 PM

Did you see that Mo actually WON the British?? I guess I picked that one....

He won the 95 Open at Shinnecock...

Corey Pavin
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2014 9:04:02 PM

'88 Marsh Landing Classic champ...

Kay Cockerill
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 12, 2014 8:02:21 PM

LPGA rookie, she is supposed to blossom into a bona fide star, but she missed the cut at the Ladies British...

Kim Kaufman
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jul 11, 2014 9:54:22 PM

1st Russkie to ever play in a major and not too bad looking...

Maria "Alexandrovna" Kostina
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 10, 2014 7:18:47 AM

She tied for 14th at the Nabisco and is currently 7th in the British Women's Open...

Melissa "Mo" Martin
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2014 10:09:49 PM

born in Pelotas Rio Grande do Sul...

Fernando Mechereffe
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2014 10:24:21 PM

Since he lives at the Greenbrier, he played in the tourney, but did not make the cut...but with 6 majors, and a lucrative CBS contract, eh?

Nick Faldo
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2014 10:12:24 PM

Alexander Noren
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MuffinCat
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Jody Anschutz
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 11:43:04 PM

Came in 4th at this year's Masters and is a character...

Miguel Ángel Jiménez
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 7:33:21 PM

2nd in 2003 Masters but missed the cut this week at the Nova Scotia Open...

Len Mattiace
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 9:42:28 PM

He was the 2009 PGA tour rookie of the year, but he missed the cut this weekend...

Marc Leishman
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 9:26:48 PM

He doesn't have his wifey caddy anymore?

He's good even though his best was 11th in the '05 Jones cup...

Roy Moon
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 10:30:52 PM

He thinks he's good...

Patrick Reed
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 8:52:09 PM

like a golfing dirty word generator...

Titiya Plucksataporn
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 9:33:32 PM

He won the News Sentinel Open on the Nationwide Tour in 2011 to become that tour's oldest winner ever...

Kirk Triplett
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MuffinCat
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 8:38:23 PM

Hyeon Gyeong Kim
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 2:39:05 PM

5X Ladies Irish Close champ...

May Hezlet
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 10:19:32 PM

Should never have won the Masters playoff (the miracle chip in on 11), but finished tied for 26th today in the Senior Players...

Larry Mize
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 10:07:33 PM

in the Sara Lee Classic?...

Seoul Sister Sarah Lee
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2014 9:07:30 PM

Canadian who turned pro to join the Champions Tour back in '04....Wonder how it feels going thru life with a last name like this...

Rod Spittle
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2014 9:00:54 PM

2 worse than Tiger...

Wes Roach
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Message Posted: Jun 26, 2014 7:33:08 PM

Ah, let's go with somebody we know and love, winner of his Second green jacket this year...

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Yumiko Baba
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Chen Yi-chian
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MuffinCat
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Message Posted: Jun 24, 2014 9:46:02 PM

Yeh Chang-ming
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2014 9:22:08 PM

I like...

Weng Young_tien better
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jun 22, 2014 9:09:15 PM

Let's celebrate! She finally WON a major!!

Michelle Wie
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jun 21, 2014 10:11:57 PM

She won THREE US Women's Opens...

Hollis Stacy
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jun 21, 2014 9:41:46 PM

Lauren Howe
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MuffinCat
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Lucy Li
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2014 8:42:28 PM

She had a tough day at the Open today (+3), but is tied for third...

Stacy Lewis
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Chooky
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Klara Spilkova
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jun 18, 2014 9:21:00 PM

My family's new favorite golfer...

gave my girlfriend's daughter his ball after birdie on 18th at U.S. Open...

and made an extra 20K...

Shiv Kapur who may never win a major.
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 10:53:14 PM

Another major champ who will never win another major...

Webb Simpson
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 10:52:13 PM

Ursula Wikstrom
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2014 5:32:18 PM

Es Golf is in Springfield, Ill. and employs 2...

In the Encompass Event Qualifying yesterday at Deerfield(Ill) CC...

Stan Utley did not qualify(+1)
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 9:31:27 PM

Never to win a major again, but had the day of his life on Sunday at the Masters in 2011. Where is the ES in his name?...

Charl Schwartzel
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 4:59:43 PM

That will teach me to watch a golf tournament!

Maybe the Travelers('08 champ

Stewart Cink) won't be as boring this week.

might see if my youngest daughter wants to go
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mister8tch
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 4:35:01 PM

Will he ever win major?...

Steve Stricker
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Chooky
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 2:09:23 PM

hopefully just to prevent Stinson from winning...

missed cut '06(+17) and '14(+11)...

Graeme Storm
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