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Sunday
Apr212013

GMac True To His Word: “The bar is open.”

As promised last December when he won Tiger's World Challenge, Graeme McDowell opened the bar at Nona Blue.

Brian Wacker reports on GMac's big win and following through on his promise:

“I took a lot of confidence from (the World Challenge), because I had a solid season last year and got nothing from it. We'll all sit here and say you can't measure yourself by wins … it's about the upper curve and getting better and all these things.  What it really boils down to, wins are very, very important to us personally.  And you take a huge amount of confidence and belief and momentum from those.”

And in McDowell’s case, a reason to celebrate at his new restaurant, which opened earlier this year in Orlando.

After his victory Sunday, he already had his phone out, ready to give his friends back at Nona Blue a call.

Said McDowell: “The bar is open.”

John Strege explains the wind event that created for a lively final round and some fine one-liners from the CBS gang.

The video highlights, followed by Webb Simpson's ball blowing away at address. He was spared of a penalty by rule change prompted by...Webb Simpson in 2011 at the Zurich Classic.



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Congrats to Graeme! Good win. Guess he didn't consider the Sherwood event to be a silly no nothing event!
04.21.2013 | Unregistered CommenterDanny Boy

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