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  Nick Price - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Price is an Zimbabwean citizen and his early life was spent in that country, a time that included a stint in the army during that country's civil war.
By the mid-nineties Price was regarded as the best player in the world, and in 1994 he won two majors, The Open and the PGA Championship, adding to his first major (also the PGA Championship) from 1992.
Price is widely regarded by fans, media and his fellow players as one of the most personable golfers on the PGA TOUR.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Nick_Price   (444 words)

  
 Back from a holiday health scare, Price is ready to play giant-killer against Woods
Nick Price is 21 pounds lighter after being treated for high blood pressure, and is an Accenture underdog for the first time ever.
Price is the first-round opponent for Tiger Woods as the American bids for a third successive victory in the $7.5 million WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
Price suffered blood pressure problems and heart palpitations back in the 1980s and 1990s and was prescribed beta-blockers then.
www.pga.com /news/tours/pga-tour/price022205.cfm   (630 words)

  
 Nick Price: Driving poorly, putting well   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
NICK PRICE: We knew -- this is probably a little stronger than the wind we have in Chicago this time of year, but if we had had wind the last two days and these bright blue skies, there's no doubt maybe 3-under would be leading now.
NICK PRICE: I knew I was going to make some bogeys today because it's almost impossible to go out there and play golf without making a bogey.
NICK PRICE: Dinner always tastes better when you make birdie on the last hole, and you can get a little extra sleep because you move down a group or two.
www.golf.com /gdc/news/article.asp?showad=Y&id=14247   (1707 words)

  
 NICK PRICE, AMERICAN EXPRESS CHAMPIONSHIP, Golf, Interviews, ASAPSports FastScripts, Quotes, Transcript   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
NICK PRICE: Probably maybe greens in regulation because if you're hitting a lot of greens, that means you're hitting a lot of fairways or an adequate amount of fairways, and you're having a lot of birdie putts.
NICK PRICE: If the game doesn't change too dramatically from where it is now, that is to say, you know, I've seen some of the young college kids in five years' time, everyone is hitting it as far as Hank Kuehne.
NICK PRICE: Outside of winning all four majors in one year, that might be the next most impressive stat because I was talking earlier about consistency.
www.asapsports.com /golf/2003wgcamex/100103NP.html   (5356 words)

  
 Nick Price Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Price, 46, was introduced to golf by his older brother, Tim, who gave him his first club, a left-handed 5-iron.
Nick's fine touch around the green can be credited to the many hours of golf he played as a child in his mother's garden.
Price then turned in one of golf's great seasons in 1994, winning six times, including the British Open and PGA Championship and again was named Player of the Year.
www.wgv.com /hof/price.html   (345 words)

  
 Nick Price: Pin positions were tough to attack   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
NICK PRICE: Yes, just looking back now, although I had my opportunities I needed to shoot 63 which is, you know, there was no wind today.
NICK PRICE: Well, to be honest, that 70 I shot on Cottonwood that's what cost me. Not the way I played today.
NICK PRICE: Play more conservatively but you use that oxymoron conservative aggression where you just don't lob it into the middle of the green, you play solid and aggressive to the middle of the green.
www.golf.com /gdc/news/article.asp?id=13187   (1796 words)

  
 Nick Price, THE TOUR Championship, Golf, Interviews, ASAPSports FastScripts, Quotes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
NICK PRICE: I think there is a lot of feeling out there right now in that respect.
NICK PRICE: He obviously felt like he was doing something that, you know, made him feel good for doing it.
NICK PRICE: We will have a bit of time off the next couple of months and I think a lot of guys you know, will put forward suggestions.
www.asapsports.com /golf/1999thetour/102899NP.html   (1494 words)

  
 Sonartec Golf - Driving Cavity   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
CARLSBAD, CA- Nick Price used a Sonartec 3 wood with an Aldila "prototype" NV shaft this past weekend to shoot a 65 and 62 at the Fed Ex St. Jude Classic.
The top 5 finish was Price's 4th in his last 5 events using the combination of Sonartec 13 degree 3 wood and Aldila shaft that has become known as the "green" shaft.
Price racked up 27 birdies at the Fed Ex St. Jude Classic to secure the 2nd place finish and move up to 10th on the 2003 PGA Tour money list.
www.sonartec.com /page.cfm?content=press_07012003   (276 words)

  
 Nick Price To Receive USGA Bob Jones Award | United States Golf Association
Far Hills, N.J. — Nick Price, a 2003 inductee into the World Golf Hall of Fame and winner of three major championships and more than 40 professional titles worldwide, has been selected to receive the 2005 USGA Bob Jones Award.
In 2002, Price was the first winner of the ASAP Sports/Jim Murray Award from the Golf Writers Association of America for his consistent and thoughtful cooperation and accommodation to the media.
In addition, he formed the Nick Price Junior Golf Foundation in 1997 to support junior golf development in Zimbabwe, a land of 12 million people that is torn with strife and under a strict one-party rule.
www.usga.org /news/2004/november/2004_76.html   (1152 words)

  
 Half Price   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Nick Price needed all the help he could get to stay ahead of Fred Couples and J.P. Hayes halfway through the Wachovia Championship.
Price put new wedges in his bag this week in anticipation of the Texas swing and U.S. Open but the clubs hurt him on Friday.
Price sank the long putt, which had 15 feet of right-to-left break to reach eight-under par.
www.pga.com /news/tours/pga-tour/wachovia050903.cfm   (906 words)

  
 Nick Price Elected To World Golf Hall Of Fame
Price was chosen on 76 percent of the returned ballots.
Price will be inducted on October 20th as the 99th member during the World Golf Hall of Fame's annual Induction Ceremony at World Golf Village near St. Augustine, Fla.
Price, a member of the PGA TOUR since 1983, was born in Durban, South Africa and raised in Zimbabwe.
www.golftransactions.com /players/price050703.html   (668 words)

  
 Price Apartments self catering vacation accommodation in central London available for short term rental
They range in price from 300 pounds per week in the winter for a Paddington studio for 1 person to 3310 pounds per week for a three bedroom flat in Mayfair.
As Price Apartments we have been trading in the same line of business since 1955 only working on word of mouth, mostly to American academics on vacation or sabbatical in London.
If you are after a particular size or price of flat click on the link to "PRICES" on the left which will show you the price and size of each apartment and a link to it from there.
www.priceapts.co.uk   (274 words)

  
 GolfDigest.com - No. 29: Nick Price   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Born in South Africa but raised in what is now Zimbabwe, Nick Price has won three majors: the British Open in 1994 and the PGA Championship in '92 and '94.
Price has a knack for excelling in important tournaments, winning the World Series of Golf in 1983, the Players Championship in 1993 and the Canadian Open in 1994.
Price's advice on bunker play is worth remembering: "Don't just aim for the fairway; aim for a specific part of the fairway." No great player was pessimistic stepping onto the first tee, and Price has had a much better outlook than most.
www.golfdigest.com /features/index.ssf?/features/50thanniv29.html   (258 words)

  
 Nick Price, World Golf Championships, American Express Championship, Golf, Interviews, Quotes, ASAPSports FastScripts, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
NICK PRICE: I shot 63 at the Western Open in Jul or June.
NICK PRICE: Yeah, he was on the bag with me then, yeah.
NICK PRICE: For me, I wasn't even worried about what anyone else was doing today.
www.asapsports.com /golf/2000wgcamex/110900NP.html   (1853 words)

  
 Price, Nick --¬† Encyclop√¶dia Britannica
Nick Nolte was born on Feb. 8, 1942, in Omaha, Neb. After repertory work in the 1960s, he appeared on television.
Born in Laurel, Miss., Price was a lyric spinto soprano who established a reputation in contemporary music before appearing regularly in opera.
Price was one of the last jazz musicians to have grown up in the old rhythm and blues and boogie-woogie traditions, and he was at home in these and other styles, including ragtime and stride.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9115399?tocId=9115399   (764 words)

  
 RWW - Our Kind of people - Nick price   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Nicholas Raymond Leige Price was born Jan. 28, 1957, in Durban, South Africa.
In the years that followed, Price was hailed by his peers as one of the best, and most likable, golfers on the tour.
But it was his first-place finish at the PGA championship in 1992 that marked the beginning of an incredible 24-month run in which he won 16 times and finished in the top 10 in 37 of 59 tournaments.
www.rhodesia.com /oz_wa/price.htm   (475 words)

  
 WNDU-TV: Story: Nick Price claims first PGA Tour win in four years - May 19, 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Nick Price claimed his first PGA Tour win in four years Sunday.
Price overcame consecutive bogeys on the front nine by playing the final 12 holes in three-under, enabling him to finish five shots better than David Toms and Kenny Perry.
Price proved many people wrong this week, especially in respect to the victory margin.
www.wndu.com /sports/052002/sports_14147.php   (702 words)

  
 Nick Price returns to action after health scare
Nick Price to be inducted into Hall of Fame
Price is the first opponent for Tiger Woods as the American bids for a third successive victory in the Accenture World Match Play Championship at La Costa near San Diego.
Both are ex-world number ones, but Price said: "When you are 64th in the rankings it does not matter whether you are playing the first, second or third seed.
www.golftoday.co.uk /news/yeartodate/news05/price.html   (552 words)

  
 Sonartec and Nick Price Winners at MasterCard Colonial
Price, who also won the Colonial in 1994, shared his exhilaration with his caddy, family and fans.
Price, whose last PGA Tour victory was four years ago at the FedEx St. Jude Classic, concluded his final round Sunday, May 19, at The Colonial Country Club in Ft. Worth, Texas, with five birdies, posting a 13-under 267, five strokes ahead of Kenny Perry and David Toms.
Price, winner of three majors and 40 tournaments worldwide, serves in an advisory capacity with Sonartec.
www.golfprohelp.com /Press_Releases/2002_May/sonartec.asp   (339 words)

  
 Nick Price withdraws from PGA Championship   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Price, who is No. 10 in the world rankings, will be replaced in next week's tournament at Oak Hill by Billy Mayfair.
Price last missed the PGA Championship in 1991, when he returned home to be with his wife for the birth of their youngest child.
Price won at Bellerive the following year, and won his second PGA in 1994 at Southern Hills when he was the game's most dominant player.
www.golf.com /gdc/news/article.asp?id=16263   (295 words)

  
 Nick Price still searching for fourth major
Nick Price is regarded, and rightfully so, as one of the nicest guys on the PGA Tour.
Price, who won his 18th Tour title last year in the MasterCard Colonial, did well in three of the four majors last season, tying for 20th in the Masters, eighth in the U.S. Open and 14th in the British Open.
Price has been known for years as one of the best ball-strikers in the game.
www.golftoday.co.uk /news/yeartodate/news03/price.html   (849 words)

  
 Nick Price To Receive USGA Bob Jones Award | United States Golf Association
Far Hills, N.J. — Nick Price, a 2003 inductee into the World Golf Hall of Fame and winner of three major championships and more than 40 professional titles worldwide, received the 2005 USGA Bob Jones Award Feb. 5 at the USGA Annual Meeting in Santa Barbara, Calif..
"Nick is one of those people who has a firm grasp on what's important," said Sue Price.
Born in Durban, South Africa, to English parents, Price was raised by his mother in Zimbabwe.
www.usga.org /news/2005/february/price_jones.html   (1136 words)

  
 MCI Classic, The Heritage of Golf - from the Carolina Morning News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
It would have been memorable enough for Nick Price simply to have played as well as he did in the 1997 Heritage.
While Price was trying to beat a golf course last year on Hilton Head, his friend and former caddie, Jeff "Squeeky" Medlen was trying to beat leukemia.
And Price won again for the first time in two and a half years at Harbour Town last year, becoming the first player to lead wire-to-wire since Tom Watson in 1979.
www.lowcountrynow.com /heritage/champs/champ97price.shtml   (285 words)

  
 CNN/SI - British Open 1998 - Nick Price sued for abandoning club company - Friday July 17, 1998 11:59 PM
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Manhattan lawyer says golfer Nick Price, one of the leaders after two rounds of the British Open, knocked a fledgling club company out of bounds by taking his name, fame and $2.5 million salary and walking out on a commitment as pitchman.
Price endorsed Atrigon from March 1995 to April 1996, when his contract expired, said David Abell, Price's business manager and head of the Nick Price Group in Jupiter, Florida.
Price finished the second round of the British Open in Southport, England on Friday in a three-way tie for second place with Justin Rose and Tiger Woods.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /golf/1998/britishopen/news/1998/07/17/price_suit   (388 words)

  
 Nick Price
NICK Price has thrown his support behind Greg Norman to captain the International team at the 2007 Presidents Cup.
Nick Price has thrown his support behind Greg Norman to captain the International team at the next Presidents Cup golf event in 2007.
NICK Price has thrown his support behind Greg Norman to captain the International team at the next Presidents Cup in 2007.
www.newsbug.net /topic/nick-price.php   (285 words)

  
 Nick Price: Can still contend at majors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
NICK PRICE: They don't want me there anymore (laughter).
NICK PRICE: No. My next tournament will be L.A. after this week.
NICK PRICE: I think Rich kind of served notice when he won Kemper.
www.golf.com /gdc/news/article.asp?id=9225   (3155 words)

  
 The Golfer's Source - Nick Price: The Swing - Book   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
After years of struggle and determination, Nick Price emerged in the early1990s as the world's top-ranked golfer, striking the ball as well as anyone since Ben Hogan or Byron Nelson.
From his childhood in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) though many seasons on the European and American tours, Price's abiding keynotes - efficiency and especially, perseverance - were often sorely tested, but ultimately redeemed by his passion for the art and science of the swing.
Now, for players at all levels, Nick Price reveals the game's essential elements in both theory and practice: from grip and setup, backswing and downswing, to the short game and efficient putting.
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 GolfDigest.com - Golf Digest Interview: Nick Price   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
You got a lot of attention for your comments about her playing at Colonial, where you were the defending champion, saying something to the effect that it was a publicity stunt.
I think they did a great job, and I hope they continue for the good of the game, not for Nick Price, which is what everyone seems to think, that I complain because it's me. There are lots of guys out there now who aren't prodigious hitters of the golf ball but are wonderful shotmakers.
[Price's father died in 1967 when Nick was 10] I was really fortunate, because my mother and two brothers certainly filled that hole substantially.
www.golfdigest.com /features/index.ssf?/features/gd200311price2.html   (2425 words)

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