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2009-09-29 09:26:00

Hundreds Taking Steps to Fight Kidney Disease and Raise Awareness WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of people whose lives have been affected by kidney disease will gather at the Shops at Georgetown Park and the C&O Canal for the Ronald D.

2009-08-20 14:29:46

Paul McGinley and Garry Orr shot 6-under-par 64 Thursday and share the lead after the first round at the KLM Open golf tournament at Zandvoort, Netherlands. McGinley began with an eagle at the par-5 second hole followed by a birdie at the third. Later, he bogeyed the eighth but had a string of birdies from 12-15. Orr made an eagle at the par-5 12th and four birdies. My season's been flat, McGinley said.

2006-09-03 08:54:14

By Norman Dabell MUNICH (Reuters) - Irishman Paul McGinley and Spain's Jose Maria Olazabal booked their places in the European Ryder Cup team on Sunday after their rivals failed to finish high enough in the final qualifying event.

2006-08-30 10:07:18

By Norman Dabell MUNICH (Reuters) - Irishman Paul McGinley believes a Tiger Woods-inspired United States will not start next month's Ryder Cup at the K Club in Ireland as underdogs.

2006-08-14 20:50:51

MEDINAH, Illinois (Reuters) - American Chris Starkjohann pulled out of the U.S. PGA Championship for personal reasons on Monday, the tournament's second withdrawal in two days.

2006-08-13 09:42:42

LONDON (Reuters) - The wife of Northern Ireland's Darren Clarke died on Sunday after a long battle with cancer, the Ryder Cup player's management company said. Heather Clarke, 39, passed away at 2.15am at London's Royal Marsden Hospital.

2006-08-13 09:39:54

By Norman Dabell ZANDVOORT, Netherlands (Reuters) - Irishman Paul McGinley has withdrawn from next week's U.S. PGA championship, at Medinah, Illinois, to attend the funeral of his friend Darren Clarke's wife Heather who lost her battle with cancer on Sunday.

2005-11-16 13:05:42

By Norman Dabell VILAMOURA, Portugal (Reuters) - In-form David Howell, winner of the high-profile Champions tournament in China on Sunday, and Luke Donald are firm favorites to retain their title at this week's 24-team WGC-World Cup.

2005-10-30 12:18:36

By Norman Dabell SOTOGRANDE, Spain (Reuters) - Ireland's Paul McGinley pulled off the biggest win of his 14-year European Tour career when he came from four strokes off the lead overnight to win the Volvo Masters on Sunday.

2005-09-19 09:12:29

LONDON (Reuters) - American Jason Gore rocketed 230 places to a career-high 88th in the world rankings following his one-shot victory at the 84 Lumber Classic in Farmington, Pennsylvania.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.