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It's not just reputation.  The story sounded fishy from the beginning.
Well, how many knee operations has Walker had?
 Hmmm.  Frank Beard wrote a book in 1969 in which he said that winning two tournaments in a season would become vanishingly rare very soon, because the talent level was so deep. Yet here we are ...
Witness's version conflicts with Allenby's:   http://www.stuff.co.nz/sport/golf/65206914/conflicting-versions-of-events-over-golfer-robert-allenbys-kidnapping-emerge
So why aren't there 80 guys getting beat up every week? As for l'affaire Allenby, I think there's a lot we're not being told ...
Mostly thinking about grandstands around greens.
But was it ever considered a problem before the "stadium golf" era?  Major events were held there, and I presume spectators showed up.
Where he's from , he ought to be interested in this sort of football:   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaelic_football   Oh, wait, he says he feels more British than Irish.  (And perhaps American as well?)
Thinking back to this thread:   http://thesandtrap.com/t/67798/merion-the-yale-bowl-and-butler-fieldhouse   Was the spectator problem, at least in part, due to forcing upon Merion a "stadium golf" setup it wasn't designed to handle, or was it too crowded in any case?
Not sure I understand about the players themselves deciding when to quit due to darkness.  There must be some sort of trigger.  Otherwise a player with, say, a medical problem could decide at 3PM on a sunny afternoon to say "it's too dark", go in for medical treatment and come back tomorrow.   Now suppose Phil had decided on the 18th tee or even on the fairway that it was too dark to play.  Could Ricky have finished on his own?  Would Phil's decision be binding on Rory...
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