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  • Predictions for 2012 - how did they fare?
  • Nov 28, 2012: Having listed 12 predictions for the season way back in January, Out of Bounds takes a look at whether the reality was even remotely similar to the theory

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  • Can McIlroy go from dominance to a dynasty?
  • Nov 14, 2012: 2012 was a remarkable year for Rory McIlroy - but whether he can sustain it going into 2013 will be the difference between him and Luke Donald

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  • Masters identifies a rare 14-year-old
  • Nov 7, 2012: Last week Guan Tianlang made history as he qualified for The Masters at just 14 years of age. How will the youngster fare at the intimidating Augusta National?

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  • Nike switch a risk worth taking for Rory
  • Oct 31, 2012: Rory McIlroy's impending move to Nike raises a number of questions, but the money involved makes it a move impossible to turn down

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  • New Turkey event getting the stuffing it deserves
  • Oct 10, 2012: The Turkish Airlines World Golf Final is a low moment for golf - another example of top players taking appearance fees and big prize funds without actually putting on a worthwhile show

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  • Age catches up on US team
  • Oct 3, 2012: It is way too easy - and, to put it mildly, way too simplistic - to point to one factor, or one moment, and say 'that is what decided the Ryder Cup'

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  • Poulter's wildcard should be his last
  • Aug 29, 2012: Jose Maria Olazabal's decision to hand a wildcard selection for the forthcoming Ryder Cup to Ian Poulter was as inevitable as it was totally justified - but shouldn't be repeated

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  • Tiger puts pay for play in the spotlight
  • Jul 11, 2012: Tiger Woods was paid a mammoth appearance fee to play at the Greenbrier last week - but even that financial sweetener could not get him to actually give his best

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  • Woods & McIlroy hoping familiarity will breed form
  • Jun 27, 2012: This year was supposed to be the year where Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods fought out a generation game at golf's major championships yet, halfway through the year, neither have come close to victory

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