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Ryder Cup spectator struck by Koepka shot says blow could have been fatal

Corine Remande: ‘It was a big explosion in my eye’We will do everything we can – Ryder Cup spokesmanA spectator struck in the eye by a tee shot from Brooks Koepka during the Ryder Cup says she could have died as a result of the incident.Corine Remande …

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Ryder Cup spectator struck by Koepka shot says blow could have been fatal

Corine Remande: ‘It was a big explosion in my eye’We will do everything we can – Ryder Cup spokesmanA spectator struck in the eye by a tee shot from Brooks Koepka during the Ryder Cup says she could have died as a result of the incident.Corine Remande …

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I could have died, says golf fan blinded in one eye

A spectator blinded in one eye at the Ryder Cup says she could have died when she was hit by a wayward tee shot.

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‘I’m heartbroken’: Brooks Koepka on Ryder Cup fan’s sight loss – video

Brooks Koepka says that finding out that a Ryder Cup fan lost the sight in her eye after being struck by his tee shot was ‘one of the worst days of my life’. Corine Remande was standing in the crowds when the wayward ball hit her. She said the impact c…

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Alfred Dunhill Links Championship: Tyrrell Hatton eyes three-in-a-row

Tyrrell Hatton is not worried about Ryder Cup fatigue as he sets his sights on a hat-trick of wins at at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

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Sport enters the WhatsApp age and dreads ever being asked to leave | Emma John

The messaging app proves the ultimate team-bonding tool with efficient sharing of logistics, ‘bantz’ and devastating newsGood news for sportsmen this week: they can now forget the pre-tournament boot camps, and the on-tour karaoke. Travel agents, too, …

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Brooks Koepka: hearing fan lost sight was ‘one of worst days of my life’

• Golfer’s shot at led to Corine Remande losing sight in one eye• Koepka denies Dustin Johnson row report: ‘There was no fight’Brooks Koepka says he is “heartbroken” that one of his tee shots at the Ryder Cup resulted in a spectator losing the sight in…

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Koepka ‘heartbroken’ over fan blinded in one eye by tee shot

Brooks Koepka says he is “heartbroken” one of his tee shots at the Ryder Cup on Friday resulted in a fan losing the sight in her right eye.

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The inherent dangers of watching golf

Corine Remande is considering legal action after she said she had been blinded in one eye when hit by a ball at the Ryder Cup What happened? 49-year-old golf fan Corine Remande says she has lost the sight in one eye after she was hit by a golf ball at …

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A fun golfing weekend in Paris – just nobody mention the B-word | Andy Bull

Thomas Bjørn touched on it in his opening speech but for the rest of the Ryder Cup Brexit was a no-go area of conversationThe 1st hole of the Albatros course at Le Golf National runs 420 yards, down around a dogleg curve that turns away from the large …

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Victorious Europe left egos behind – Bjorn

Europe’s Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn says his side left their egos behind in their win over the United States.

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Spectator loses sight in eye after being hit by Brooks Koepka shot at Ryder Cup

• Corine Remande, blinded in right eye, may take legal action • ‘Clearly there is responsibility on the part of the organiser’The spectator whom Brooks Koepka hit with a tee shot at the Ryder Cup is considering legal action against the tournament’s org…

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Ryder Cup spectator ‘loses sight’ in right eye

A spectator hit by a Brooks Koepka tee shot at the Ryder Cup says she has lost sight in her right eye and is considering legal action, AFP reports.

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Ryder Cup wildcard picks were never going to be a gamble, says Bjørn

Europe’s captain reveals the planning that was instrumental in his team’s success in ParisThomas Bjørn would always care far more about winning the Ryder Cup than having the last laugh. Still, it was impossible to ignore the proving of people wrong whe…

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Padraig Harrington next in line to be Europe’s Ryder Cup captain

• Irishman favourite to take role in Wisconsin in 2020• Thomas Bjørn says he would be a ‘brilliant’ choicePadraig Harrington is in pole position to be Europe’s next Ryder Cup captain as thoughts shift from the weekend success over the USA in France tow…

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Ryder Cup: Emotion, not logic, reigns again as Europe’s team beats American stars

BBC Sport’s chief sports writer Tom Fordyce looks at how a European team proved – once again – greater than the USA’s collection of stars.

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