Ben Hogan

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United States golfer who won many major golf tournaments (1912-1997)

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Critique: Informed, informative, wonderfully illustrated with period photography, and a thoroughly entertaining read from beginning to end, "The Brothers Hogan: A Fort Worth History" is especially recommended reading for golfing enthusiasts interested in the contributions of fabled Ben Hogan and his brother to the sport.
Finbarr Slattery Killarney, Ireland The sporting legends of 1953 (clockwise from top left): Gordon Richards, Stanley Matthews, Vincent O'Brien and Ben Hogan
The Ben Hogan Foundation plans to fund charities and programs that reflect the famous Texan's values: qualities like self-determination, courage, a competitive spirit, integrity and hard work.
Monty said: "The Ben Hogan golf balls and irons have a great reputation so I am looking forward to teeing up with them in the new year.
He added: ``The Ben Hogan golf balls and irons have a great reputation so I am very much looking forward to teeing up with them in the new year.
Five men - Gene Saracen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus and Woods - have won the lifetime Slam.
The bankruptcy case also involves a lawsuit filed by Boatmen's National Bank of Arkansas, since purchased and renamed Bank of America, to collect on a loan in which Dan Hogan and Ben Hogan Jr.
We are excited to bring his teachings to an interactive iPad application where users learn from a 3D avatar of Ben Hogan with fully interactive motion, swings and grips.
Ben Hogan won sixty-eight tournaments and nine major championships during the course of his career, while his brother Royal was successful in the amateur golf circuit.
Nelson, Sam Snead and Ben Hogan -- who were all born in 1912 -- dominated the game.
Modeled after the interior of a 1950-era golf clubhouse, Hogan's Alley includes hardwood panel interior walls, vintage leather couches, help desk and concierge services, and a museum-like collection of historical PGA TOUR tournament and player mementos and vintage Ben Hogan golf memorabilia.
GOLF'S MAJOR WINNERS: 18 Jack Nicklaus, 11 Walter Hagen, 10 Tiger Woods, 9 Ben Hogan, Gary Player, 8 Tom Watson, 7 Harry Vardon, Bobby Jones, Gene Sarazen, Sam Snead, Arnold Palmer, 6 Lee Trevino, Nick Faldo BREAKDOWN OF MAJOR WINS (Masters, US Open, Open, US PGA, Total) Nicklaus: 6, 4, 3, 5, 18; Hagen: 0, 2, 4, 5, 11; Woods: 4, 2, 2, 2, 10; Hogan: 2, 4, 1, 2, 9; Player: 3, 1, 3, 2, 9; Watson: 2, 1, 5, 0, 8; Vardon: 0, 1, 6, 0, 7; Jones: 0, 4, 3, 0, 7; Sarazen: 1, 2, 1, 3, 7; Snead: 3, 0, 1, 3, 7; Palmer: 4, 1, 2, 0, 7; Trevino: 0, 2, 2, 2, 6; Faldo: 3, 0, 3, 0, 6
Miller, a former British and US Open champion, described the Australian's swing on an NBC TV broadcast as like that of a 15-handicapper, adding it was "enough to make Ben Hogan puke".
Some of the greatest names in the game's history, including Arnold Palmer, Ben Hogan, Jack Nicklaus and Sam Snead have worn the green jacket - arguably the biggest prize in golf.
Scots' golfing guru, Bob Torrance, last night paid a moving tribute to Ben Hogan - the man he describes as "the greatest of all time by a considerable distance".