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Written by M. James Ward

A GWAA and MGWA member, the 66-year-old from the USA has covered golf in all facets since 1980, notably the major championships and other high level events. He has played over 2,000 courses globally and has competed in USGA Championships.

The 2025 Team USA Ryder Cup captain, Keegan Bradley during the 2025 Ryder Cup Captain’s Announcement

Can Clark Kent become Superman at Bethpage?

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M. James Ward examines the new USA Ryder Cup captain and what lies ahead for Keegan Bradley.
The clubhouse at TPC River Highlands

The Travelers: Golf's go to event

M. James Ward outlines the rise of Connecticut's PGA Tour event and how a strict attention to details has proven to be a bonanza for all involved.
Bryson DeChambeau holds the US Open trophy in the bunker from which he made the winning par at the US Open at Pinehurst

Bryson's renaissance at Pinehurst

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M. James Ward outlines how the "new" DeChambeau is a fan favorite and how his stirring final par to edge out Rory McIlroy is just the beginning.
Rory Mcilroy

Major McIlroy meltdown

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M. James Ward outlines how Rory's story just got more complicated and if the talented player can recover from the Pinehurst implosion.
Bryson DeChambeau is leading heading into the final round of the US Open

Is Bryson bound? 2nd US Open in reach

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M. James Ward examines the remarkable turnaround from previous enigma to fan favorite now with a win at Pinehurst firmly in sight.
The fifth hole at Pinehurst No.2 - US Open 2024

Fear factor flourishing at Pinehurst No.2

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M. James Ward outlines how precision has returned to this year's US Open and how mental anguish will impact the contenders this weekend.
Tiger Woods

Memo to Tiger – There is no tomorrow

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M. James Ward outlines the reality of what Woods faces and the tight rope he walks between being hopeful and hopeless.
Ludvig Åberg finished the opening round of the US Open in third place.

Ludvig lurking

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M. James Ward assesses the emergence of golf's next generation and whether a Swede can win the grand prize this week at Pinehurst.
Patrick Cantlay

Can "Paddy Ice" heat up at US Open?

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M. James Ward assesses the underachievement to date of Patrick Cantlay in the major championships.
Scottie Scheffler celebrates after a birdie on the 18th hole during third round at the Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club

Will big four continue solid play at Pinehurst?

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M. James Ward outlines the consistency of Scheffler, Schauffele, Morikawa and DeChambeau and whether the foursome will materialize again down the stretch at this year's US Open.

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The new Master of the Masters?

The recent television debate between Joe Biden and Donald Trump descended into farce as they traded disparaging remarks about each other’s golf.
The 15th Hole at Pinehurst No.2

Pinehurst revisited

Donald Ross' creation may be the toughest test of chipping in the United States.
The clubhouse at TPC River Highlands

The Travelers: Golf's go to event

M. James Ward outlines the rise of Connecticut's PGA Tour event and how a strict attention to details has proven to be a bonanza for all involved.
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