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Seve Ballesteros


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Sifford's exclusion as honoree needs to change for 2016

Sir Nick Faldo, a six-time major championship winner, is this year's honoree and joins a prestigious list that includes giants in the game of golf. In the past five years, the honorees have been Seve Ballesteros (2010), Nancy Lopez (2011), Tom Watson ...

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Eight short game maestros

Golf Monthly
A look at eight players who've displayed a level of genius around the greens in the recent golfing past. These guys have wielded a wedge like a magic wand. Seve Ballesteros Credit: Getty Images. The gulf between professional and amateur golfer is ...

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How to train your parrot

Gloucester Citizen
Taffy Howells and his wife Jean, who live in Linden Road, trained their African Grey - named Seve Ballesteros in honour of the late, great golfing hero - to chant Gloucester Rugby songs. Mr Howells said: "If you repeat something to your parrot enough ...

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Rory Mcilroy can follow in legend Seve Ballesteros' footsteps, says Ernie Els

Belfast Telegraph
"I would have kept him here and made him the new Seve. I think he could be like a Seve because he's so exciting to watch. "To have a person like that on the European Tour for most of his career is something that I would absolutely have made happen - I ...

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