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McIlroy rues gremlins; Harrington loses caddie; Leona's fast start

Rory McIlroy struggled with the putting gremlins but still opened with a three-under 69 in the WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession in Florida.The world No 8 cruised around the back nine three-under 33 but despite swapping his TaylorMade Spider X for a TP Juno, he lost confidence from short-range coming home.The Co Down man missed three par putts inside five feet as he sandwiched birdies at the secon...
Tags: Florida, England, Australia, Spain, Sport, United States, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Sergio Garcia, Pga Tour, European Tour, Wgc, Korea, Argentina, Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka

Ladies Irish Open return a priority for LET

Ladies European Tour CEO, Alexandra Armas. Picture: LET The Ladies European Tour insists it will continue its fight to revive the Ladies Irish Open and bring it back next year.The LET released a record-breaking 2021 schedule on February 12 and while the Ladies Irish Open was conspicuous by its absence for the ninth year in a row, Ladies European Tour,...
Tags: Europe, Sweden, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Switzerland, Finland, Holland, Ladies European Tour, Leona, Leona Maguire, Dun Laoghaire, Stephanie Meadow, Killeen Castle, Portmarnock Links, Lake Nona

Newly launched medical truck brings the emergency room to cardiac arrest patients

University of Minnesota, The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust and health care system partners announce the launch of a truck outfitted with medical equipment and virtual reality technology to help experts attend to patients remotely for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO).
Tags: Health, University of Minnesota, Leona, Harry B Helmsley Charitable Trust

Meadow and Maguire reflect on memorable seasons as Ko claims Tour Championship

CME Group CEO Terry Duffy (L) fist bumps Jin Young Ko of Korea after she won the CME Group Tour Championship. Photo Credit: 2020 Getty Images Stephanie Meadow and Leona Maguire reflected on successful seasons as world number one Jin Young Ko took her month’s earnings to €1.34 million grabbed with victory in the CME Group Tour Championship in Florida.T...
Tags: Florida, Australia, US, Sport, Golf, Korea, Kim, Kpmg, Padraig Harrington, KO, Naples, Orlando, Woods, Terry Duffy, Justin, Charlie

Meadow and Maguire seeks season-ending bonus in Florida

Stephanie Meadow. Picture: Philip Magowan / PressEye Stephanie Meadow will crown her career-best LPGA Tour season at this week’s Tour Championship — just four years after fearing her career was over.The Jordanstown star (28) is joined by rookie Leona Maguire (26) in a 72-strong field for the $3 million CME Group Tour Championship at Tiburón in Naples,...
Tags: Florida, Sport, Park, Golf, Kim, Naples, Robert, Andrea Lee, Ritz, Maguire, Meadow, LPGA, Tiburon, Naples Florida, Leona, CME Globe

Mehaffey added to US Women's Open field; Maguire misses out

Olivia Mehaffey. Picture by Pat Cashman Leona Maguire misses out but Arizona State’s Olivia Mehaffey is one of 20 amateurs added to the field for the 75th US. Women’s Open Championship at Champions Golf Club in Houston from December 10-13.As previously announced, the 156-player field for the championship will be entirely comprised of exempt players d...
Tags: US, Sport, Aig, Austin, Golf, Houston, Royal Troon, Arizona State University, Majors, Honolulu, Maguire, Irvine Calif, Leona, Sun Devils, St Augustine Fla, Champions Golf Club

A professional drifter explains the physics behind drifting

Drifting a car looks simple but it's technically difficult, whether as a pastime or a profession.  Leona Chin, known as Malaysia's "Queen of Drift," is a professional motorsports athlete and physics-aficionado.  She explains the concepts behind drifting, including how friction between a wheel and track move a car left or right around a bend, and how to use speed and steering angle to overcome center- to slide. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  Following is a transcript of the...
Tags: Trends, Malaysia, Newton, Leona, Leona Chin, Christian Nguyen, Queen of Drift, Motorsports Association of Malaysia, Queen of Drift Leona

Leona digs deep at Aronimink for battling 73: "It was nice to finish strong"

Leona Maguire. Picture by Pat Cashman Leona Maguire produced a gutsy finish to remain in the hunt for the KPMG Women’s PGA at windy Aronimink in Pennsylvania.The Slieve Russell star was four-over for the championship with seven holes of her first-round remaining but played them in one-under-par, finishing with a birdie for a three-over 73 that left he...
Tags: Spain, Sport, Pennsylvania, United States, Malaysia, Golf, New Zealand, Maguire, Tan, Meadow, LPGA, Cavan, Leona, Leona Maguire, Stephanie Meadow, Brittany Lincicome

David Kearney announces end to long-time role as ILGU High Performance Manager

David Kearney with Leona Maguire, Olivia Mehaffey and Annabel Wilson at the World Amateur Team Championship in Mexico In November 2018 ILGU High Performance Manager David Kearney sat at an industry dinner to find himself recognising the person across the table. It was an ILGU National Panellist from sixteen years previous – the first year he had taken...
Tags: Mexico, US, Sport, David, Ireland, Golf, Dublin, GUI, Leinster, Steph, Kearney, Leona, Billy Walsh, Leona Maguire, Stephanie Meadow, Amateur golf

Leona eyes top-10 in Portland; Irish cut in Portugal

Leona Maguire/ © USGA/Chris Keane) Leona Maguire carded her second bogey-free round in her last three starts to move up to tied 21st in the Cambia Portland Classic.After closing with a bogey-free 69 to share 18th in the ANA Inspiration, the Slieve Russell National professional hit all 14 fairways and birdied the second, ninth and 17th to post a 69 and...
Tags: England, Sport, Green, Ford, Golf, European Tour, Portugal, Portland, Kpmg, Jamie Donaldson, Lima, Wilson, Tiley, Baldwin, Ellis, McGowan

Top-30 for Leona as Hall claims Cambia Portland Classic; Higgo wins in Portugal

Leona Maguire closed with a one-under 71 to finish tied 28th as England’s Georgia Hall claimed the Cambia Portland Classic at the second extra hole.Maguire finished seven shots outside a playoff that saw England’s Georgia Hall beat South Africa’s Ashleigh Buhai with a par at the second extra hole to clinch her second win and her first since the 2018 AIG Women’s Open.ScoresAs overnight leader Mel Reid shot ...
Tags: England, US, Spain, Sport, Thailand, South Africa, Golf, European Tour, Portugal, Hall, Maguire, Hal, LPGA, Leona, CME Globe, Higgo

Leona fights back; Irish left waiting as weather delays Open de Portugal

Leona Maguire Leona Maguire overcame a double-bogey at the first to open with a one-under 71 to lie five shots behind Australia’s Hannah Green and American Cydney Clanton after the opening round of the 54-hole Cambia Portland Classic in Oregon.The Slieve Russell golfer was two over after that opening six at Columbia Edgewater Country Club but birdied ...
Tags: England, Australia, Mexico, Oregon, Germany, Sport, Green, Golf, European Tour, Portugal, Ladies European Tour, LPGA, Leona, Paul Dunne, Gavin Moynihan, Clanton

Leona makes a move as Henderson and Korda top packed ANA leaderboard

Leona Maguire. Photo by R&A - Handout/R&A via Getty Images Leona Maguire made five birdies in a four-under 68 to move up to 28th heading into the final round of the ANA Inspiration in California.The Slieve Russell National star is on three-under-par, nine strokes behind Canada’s Brooke Henderson and American Nelly Korda who top a packed leaderboard b...
Tags: Australia, California, Sport, Earth, Taiwan, Canada, United States, Golf, Brazil, Kpmg, Kia, Pond, Thompson, University Of Southern California, Ladies European Tour, Pepperdine University

Meadow just four shots off pace in ANA Inspiration

Stephanie Meadow Stephanie Meadow closed with a birdie card and opening 70 and trail leader Nelly Korda by just four shots after the first round of the ANA Inspiration at Mission Hills in southern California.As Leona Maguire opened with a one-over 73 to share 57th and Olivia Mehaffey shot a 77 to lie 94th, Meadow birdie the fourth, sixth and 11th to m...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, Florida, England, New York, California, China, Los Angeles, Sport, Taiwan, Aig, Beijing, Canada, Malaysia, Golf, Korea

Leona five off the early lead at ANA Inspiration

Leona Maguire Leona Maguire birdied the last to opened with a one-over 73 in the ANA Inspiration at Mission Hills in southern California.The Slieve Russell National star was one-under after 11 holes but after dropping shots at the 13th, 14th and 16th, she made four at the lakeside 18th to finish her day five shots behind Malaysia’s Kelly Tan, American...
Tags: California, China, Sport, Malaysia, Golf, New Zealand, Henderson, LPGA, Leona, Lydia Ko, Mission Hills, Brooke Henderson, Stephanie Meadow, Brittany Lincicome, Jordanstown, Leona Maguire Leona Maguire

Lowry awaits Covid-19 clarity before committing to Irish Open

Shane Lowry plays his tee shot on the 17th hole during the second round at the 2019 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Golf Links in Pebble Beach, Calif. on Friday, June 14, 2019. (Copyright USGA/Chris Keane) Shane Lowry is desperate to tee it up in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open next month but his participation is far from certain due to the coronavirus pand...
Tags: South Korea, Europe, Japan, UK, Boston, US, Sport, Aig, Chicago, Ireland, Golf, Shanghai, European Tour, Wgc, Dublin, Shane Lowry

Team Ireland: Leona Maguire claims impressive two-shot win at Mount Juliet

Leona Maguire. Picture by Pat Cashman LPGA Tour star Leona Maguire produced a tremendous finish to capture the Team Ireland Golf event at Mount Juliet by two shots and pocket the €1,800 top prize.The Slieve Russell professional opened with a two-under-par 70 at the Jack Nicklaus designed course in Kilkenny to share the first-round lead with Portmarnoc...
Tags: Sport, Golf, European Tour, Jack Nicklaus, Hurley, Rourke, Carey, McBride, Maguire, Kilkenny, Brennan, LPGA, McElroy, Purcell, Galbraith, Leona

Walsh blasts 65 at Seapoint as Flogas extends Irish Scratch Series sponsorship

Lauren Walsh (Castlewarden and Wake Forest) shot a seven-under 65 to win the Flogas Irish Scratch Series outing at Seapoint Castlewarden’s Lauren Walsh outgunned LPGA Tour player Leona Maguire when she fired a magnificent, seven-under-par 65 to win the Flogas Irish Scratch Series outing at Seapoint Golf Links. “I played really solid today, gave myself...
Tags: US, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Wake Forest, John Rooney, Mark Collins, Walsh, Jack Brown, Maguire, Lauren, LPGA, Gary Wade, Leona, Alan Brown, Lauren Murray

Sharvin wins Team Ireland event; Leona changes return schedule

Cormac Sharvin in action at Carton House yesterday Cormac Sharvin edged out Ronan Mullarney in the first of a new series of 36-hole tournaments for Team Ireland supported golfers at Carton House on Tuesday. Played without any fanfare to avoid the risk of attracting a crowd, Sharvin followed a five-under 68 on the O’Meara Course with a three-under 69 o...
Tags: Europe, US, Sport, Aig, Arkansas, Golf, European Tour, Royal Troon, Galway, Maguire, LPGA, Leona, Conor O'Rourke, Montgomerie, Team Ireland, Leona Maguire

Insulins sold at U.S. retail pharmacies are consistent with product labeling, finds study

JDRF, the American Diabetes Association (ADA), and The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust, announce the results of a study examining the consistency and potency of insulin purchased at U.S. retail pharmacies.
Tags: Health, JDRF, Leona, Harry B Helmsley Charitable Trust, American Diabetes Association ADA

Insulins available at US pharmacies are consistent with product labeling

Funding partners JDRF, the American Diabetes Association (ADA), and The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust, in partnership with the University of Florida, announce the results of a study examining the consistency and potency of insulin purchased at U.S. retail pharmacies.
Tags: Science, US, University of Florida, JDRF, Leona, Harry B Helmsley Charitable Trust, American Diabetes Association ADA

The Art of the Personal Project: Tom Hussey

The Art of the Personal Project is a crucial element to let potential buyers see how you think creatively on your own.  I am drawn to personal projects that have an interesting vision or that show something I have never seen before.  In this thread, I’ll include a link to each personal project with the artist statement so you can see more of the project. Please note: This thread is not affiliated with any company; I’m just featuring projects that I find.  Please DO NOT send me your work.  I do n...
Tags: Photography, James Brown, New Orleans, Personal Project, NOLA, Suzanne Sease, The Martin Agency, Kaplan Thaler Capital One Best, Leona, Oswald, Treme, Ellis Marsalis, Congo Square, Tom Hussey, Corey Henry Corey, Preservation Hall His Uncle

Lowry lurking; Leona's close call; Rory slips; Ireland fall

Leona Maguire made a fantastic second round charge but missed the cut in her first start of 2020 Shane Lowry bounced back from his Abu Dhabi disappointment to move onto the fringes of contention in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic.The Open champion followed a hard-fought 72 with a three-under 69 to move up to tied 15th, just five shots behind halfway leader Eddie Pepperell. ScoresHa...
Tags: Florida, England, Sweden, Germany, Spain, Sport, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Pga Tour, European Tour, Portugal, Belfast

Bot or Not? Mystery Over Anonymous User Retweeted by Trump

CHICAGO (AP) — The Twitter user goes by Gigi, though sometimes Sophia, Emma or Leona. The occupation is listed at various times as teacher, historian, documentary writer and model. There’s been speculation about whether this person is really a woman — or even human. But bot or not, the account has gotten the attention of the president and his Twitter followers. Just before midnight Friday, Trump retweeted a tweet from the user, then going by Surfermom77, that included the alleged name of th...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, News, California, White House, Uncategorized, Ukraine, Chicago, House, Gigi, Associated Press, Cia, Trump, Emma, Sophia, Otis

Caldwell feels the burn; Sharvin running on empty; Leona trailing

The ninth green at Leopard Creek Jonny Caldwell avoided sunburn but paid a high price for two bad swings on his return to European Tour action in the Alfred Dunhill Championship at a scorching Leopard Creek.Making his first appearance on the circuit for eight years, the Clandeboye man (35) opened with a two-over 74 to end the opening day nine shots behind Dutchman Will Besseling, ...
Tags: England, Germany, Spain, Sport, South Africa, Golf, European Tour, Order Of Merit, Norway, Mauritius, Ladies European Tour, Marbella, Caldwell, Pablo Larrazabal, Leona, Leona Maguire

Luke O'Neill and Odhran Maguire set for US scholarships

Luke O'Neill (Connemara). Picture by Pat Cashman Connemara's Luke O'Neill and Slieve Russell's Odhrán Maguire are heading to college in the US next year.O'Neill has signed a letter of intent to play for Kansas State while Maguire, who is the younger brother of Lisa and Leona, will play for East Carolina."This is a great day for K-State Golf," said Grant Robbins, head coach at Kans...
Tags: Europe, US, Sport, Ireland, Golf, Henrik Stenson, Kansas, North Carolina, Sapp, Robbins, Great Britain, Cooper, Neill, Luke, Lisa, Kansas State

Lisa Maguire takes the bravest step of all

Lisa Maguire Lisa Maguire's decision to retire from professional tournament golf just 17 months after taking the plunge will come as no surprise to regular observers of the vicissitudes of life in the paid ranks.Even those who turn professional at the top of their games find it difficult to adjust to life on tour. And for all her impressive early success, the older of the Maguire ...
Tags: Atlanta, Sport, Atlantic, Golf, Ncaa, Niall Horan, Atlantic City, Duke, Ladies European Tour, Brooks, Lisa, Maguire, Duke University, LPGA, Leona, Dan Brooks

Meadow and Maguire ready to inspire next generation

Stephanie Meadow. Picture: Morgan Treacy/INPHO Stars Stephanie Meadow and Leona Maguire want to inspire the next generation of Irish girls when they tee it up on the LPGA Tour next season.Meadow (27) dramatically birdied her last two holes in the Volunteers of America Classic to keep her card, revealing she had to endure a nerve-racking wait for confirmation that she'd made the cr...
Tags: Usa, Australia, US, Sport, Rome, Ireland, Ian Poulter, Golf, European Tour, Dubai, Dallas, Denmark, Shane Lowry, Duke, Lowry, Orlando

Meadow seeks final push; Maguire in finishing straight

Stephanie Meadow. Picture: Morgan Treacy/INPHO Stephanie Meadow needs to find the magic touch that brought her an opening 63 in the Volunteers of America Classic if she’s to clinch the strong top-10 finish she needs to avoid a trip to the Q-Series.The Jordanstown star couldn’t make a birdie in a two-over 73 at Old American Golf Club outside Dallas and slipped into a six-way tie fo...
Tags: Florida, Sport, Golf, Dallas, Weber, Cheyenne, Bangkok Thailand, Maguire, Meadow, LPGA, Esther Lee, Leona, Leona Maguire, Stephanie Meadow, Seoul Republic of Korea, Jordanstown

Mount Juliet awaits Irish Open green light; injured Meadow in card battle

Mount Juliet Mount Juliet is the white-hot favourite to be announced as the host for the Dubai Dubai Free Irish Open from May 28-31 next year.With Rory McIlroy a certain starter, the expected date change was confirmed when the European Tour released its full 2019-20 schedule yesterday.European Tour officials, including the tournament's Championship Director Simon Alliss, are expec...
Tags: Asia, Florida, UK, Montana, Mexico, France, US, Sport, Aberdeen, Munich, Morocco, Netherlands, Newcastle, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Lee Westwood