B order to follow these compelling stories dur-
ing what the network is calling Golf’s Longest
Day, or more commonly known as U.S. Open
Monday, San Diego’s golf mogul made it clear
he was bringing his cash as well as his cachet.
Phil Mickelson wants a piece of the Padres
and he comes prepared. Jackets notwithstand-
ing, Lefty has plenty of green. In disclosing his
decision to align himself with the O’Malley fam-
ily’s pursuit of the local baseball franchise last
Phil Mickelson has an interest in becoming a part owner of his hometown San Diego Padres.
PowaKaddy, the No. 1 name in electric
trolley function, design and performance,
confirmed that it has built on its partnership
with England Golf following the presentation
of a new fleet of PK SPORT models to the Boys
Squad. The brand’s award-winning powered
cart will now be used by country’s finest U18
talent as they practice and compete on official
duty for their country.
Colin Montgomerie made a 900-mile round
trip for a new putter but was unable to qualify
for the US Open last Monday. “Who in their
right mind would do that? But yes, I did,” Mont-
gomerie said of his lengthy journey.
Evolution Golf and Event Management Inc.
and the Canadian Professional Golf Tour an-
nounced today that The International Team
Matches, a one-day event, will be played at the
eQuinelle Golf Club in Kemptville, Ontario on
Sept. 11 for The Commissioner’s Cup. Thirty-six
Canadian Tour players, 12 each from Canada,
the USA and an International side will play
for The Commissioner’s Cup in a match-play
format and for a purse of $25,000. A Charity
Pro-Am in support of the Royal Ottawa Founda-
tion for Mental Health’s “Do It for Daron” fund
will be played on Monday, September 10th as
part of this two day event - the first ever men’s
professional golf competition to be played at
this new course. l
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