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Thanks to Andres Lopez for having his camera in video mode, Video was shot on Tuesday April 07, 2009 at Augusta National Golf Course during Tuesday’s practice round on hole 16 (170 yard Par 3 Redbud) which is played entirely over water. After players hit their approach shot, they are persuaded (rather loudly) by the crowd to skip a ball over the pond onto the green , much like you would skip a rock over water, but they are using a club and a golf ball. It just so happen today that Vijay skips a ball over the water and into the hole in a single shot.
The LPGA Tour is going to force its burgeoning South Korean contingent of players to learn to speak English or risk losing their playing privileges.
Starting next year, the Tour announced that players who have been on the tour for two years must pass a oral English test or face suspension.
LPGA announced an important thing.
It was “The use of English will be obligated to all players from next year. ”
If an English interview cannot be passed, entry qualifications will be lost for two years.
That is, if English cannot be spoken, participating becomes impossible in the LPGA tour.
This news is a topic also in Japan now.
There are too a lot of Asians, especially the player of South Korea in the LPGA tour now.
I hear that the activity of the player of the United States decreases, and the audience rating in the United States has fallen for that.
In the rumor, it is said that this was done to make the player in the United States participate.
It is regrettable if depriving of the right to play golf only by the reason that English cannot be spoken.
Originally uploaded by Golfing Nut
Ji-Yai Shin of Korea won “Women’s British Open” by 3 strokes after a final round 6-under 66 on Sunday.
Yuri Fudoh of Japan, third-round leader, tied for 3rd on 14-under.
Ai Miyazato of Japan was in 5th place on 13-under.
I want to expect the game in the future in a condition’s two Japanese having returned though this result is a little regrettable.
Originally uploaded by YesGifts
The third day of “Women’s British Open”, last of this year’s major tournaments in women’s golf has been held at the Sunningdale GC(golf course) in England.
Yuri Fudoh of Japan shot a 3-under 69 to lead by one stroke after the third round of the Women’s British Open on Saturday.
Ai Miyazato of Japan is in third place, two shots back from Fudoh.
I want you to hold out the final day this conditioning.
Do you know the golf course completed first in Japan?
To tell the truth, the oldest golf course in Japan is in Nagasaki.
It is the oldest golf course Unzen GC (golf links) in Japan.
In addition, the one introduced for the first time in Japan is abundant in