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Playing in the 80s

For those figuring out why I am so obsessed with shooting in the 80s, is this: a) I’ve been playing golf since 2004. That means it’s 11 years and counting stuck in this darn game and still figuring out how … Continue reading

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Tiger is back in the hunt

Don’t look now, but Tiger is trying to win the Wyndham Championship – the final tournament he will be in this year. If he wins, he gets to play a few more rounds in the FedEx Cup playoffs for 10 … Continue reading

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Golf is a funny game

It is. A funny game, that is. When you play like crap nuts, you sometimes still win like an immortal. When you play like an immortal, you end up losing like crap nuts. Palm Garden had always been a good … Continue reading

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Michael Breed: Shut up.

OK, yes, I am watching the PGA Championship on PGAtour.com. It’s free and it’s following Tiger on every hole. And he’s playing like an idiot. He is +3 now with just a couple of holes left and if he doesn’t … Continue reading

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3 In a Row – My Sub-90 Journey

As long as I can keep the trend going, I will. I managed to hit a sub-90 round 3 in a row – which I think probably has never happened before, giving me some hope in this year’s pursuit of … Continue reading

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2 good games

It’s quite rare that I actually am able to string two decent games together. I don’t recall doing it at any point of time in my hacking career that I shoot sub-90 rounds in a row. I know, some of … Continue reading

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Ramadan Golf Promotions 2015 in Malaysia

I noticed I got a lot of hits the past few weeks on a post on Ramadan golf promotions I did way back in 2011. I feel it’s a bit unfair to draw traffic to my site through an old … Continue reading

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Rasa Sayang Pitch and Putt

Introduction One of the advantages of playing golf is that generally, wherever you go, you can find some sort of random course for you to hack in, which makes for some great time wasting opportunities especially when you are on … Continue reading

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Sungai Long Golf and Country Club

Introduction There are two golf courses in peninsular Malaysia designed by Jack Nicklaus – Sungai Long and Legends in Johor. In the East, there is Borneo Golf and Country – but as it is, Gilagolf has never hacked in the … Continue reading

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Navigating Seri Selangor

Seri Selangor has consistently bedevilled me despite playing there a thousand times. I have only broken 90 once there, and my average there generally hovers around the high 90s, with occasional explosions into the 100s. This year, I played it … Continue reading

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