Weekend Links: Holly Sonders switches employers

Holly Sonders is headed to Fox. (Getty Images)
Holly Sonders is headed to Fox. (Getty Images)

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Skipped this on Saturday but I thought it would be fun to take a look at what's been going on in golf over the weekend. Enjoy the Weekend Links.

Holly Sonders to Fox. Sounds a little chilly. (Geoff Shackelford)

The Mo Martin story is a great one: "It’s unbelievable, absolutely a dream come true. From the moment I saw Royal Birkdale I fell in love with it. Safe to say it’s the best week of my life. From being taught how to play from a book by my father using a cage in the driveway to being a major champion, I definitely think that’s a Cinderella story." (Guardian)

Jessica Korda said her golf ball was ovulating at the Women's British Open. Yikes! (Golf Channel)

Here's the video. (Golf News Net)

Rickie Fowler on why he likes playing in the wind: "I just love links golf, especially hitting shots back into the wind. Downwind is fun, but playing the opposite way is better. You have to hit the ball in the middle of face and control the flight of the ball." (Golf Digest)

Royal Liverpool was so brown and baked when The Open was last here in 2006 that the R&A asked players to take extra care if they smoked, and it had two fire engines stationed on the golf course. (Golf Channel)

Marc Warren's view of what Justin Rose did on Sunday: "Not a lot I could have done about that. Once he gets out in front, he's very tough to catch. The whole day he was very clinical. I don't like being on the end of it but it was a pleasure to watch." (NYT)

President Obama played golf with Michael Wilbon in Maryland. (Golf Channel)

Darren Clarke on how he's lost so much weight: "No cardio, all weights and being more careful with my food." (Guardian)

Ahn Sun-ju got a penalty at the Women's British Open for building a foothold in a bunker. (NYT)

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Kyle Porter began his sports writing career with CBS Sports in 2012. He covers golf, writes poetry about Rory McIlroy's swing, stays ready on Tiger watch and loves the Masters more than anyone you know.... Full Bio

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