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Slaying the Tiger: a year inside the ropes on the new PGA tour

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In Slaying the Tiger, one of today’s boldest young sportswriters spends a season inside the ropes alongside the rising stars who are transforming the game of golf.

For more than a decade, golf was dominated by one galvanizing figure: Eldrick “Tiger” Woods. But as his star has fallen, a new, ambitious generation has stepped up to claim the crown. Once the domain of veterans, golf saw a youth revolution in 2014. In Slaying the Tiger, Shane Ryan introduces us to the volatile, colorful crop of heirs apparent who are storming the barricades of this traditionally old-fashioned sport.

As the golf writer for Bill Simmons’s Grantland, Shane Ryan is the perfect herald for the sport’s new age. In Slaying the Tiger, he embeds himself for a season on the PGA Tour, where he finds the game far removed from the genteel rhythms of yesteryear. Instead, he discovers a group of...
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For more than a decade, golf was dominated by one galvanizing figure: Eldrick “Tiger” Woods. But as his star has fallen, a new, ambitious generation has stepped up to claim the crown. Once the domain of veterans, golf saw a youth revolution in 2014. In Slaying the Tiger, Shane Ryan introduces us to the volatile, colorful crop of heirs apparent who are storming the barricades of this traditionally old-fashioned sport.

As the golf writer for Bill Simmons’s Grantland, Shane Ryan is the perfect herald for the sport’s new age. In Slaying the Tiger, he embeds himself for a season on the PGA Tour, where he finds the game far removed from the genteel rhythms of yesteryear. Instead, he discovers a group of...
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subject_facetGolf -- Tournaments -- United States -- Anecdotes
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PGA Tour (Association) -- Anecdotes
Ryan, Shane -- Anecdotes
Ryan, Shane, -- 1983- -- Anecdotes
title_displaySlaying the Tiger : a year inside the ropes on the new PGA tour
title_fullSlaying the Tiger : a year inside the ropes on the new PGA tour / Shane Ryan
Slaying the Tiger A Year Inside the Ropes on the New PGA Tour
Slaying the tiger : a year inside the ropes on the new PGA tour [electronic resource] / Shane Ryan
title_shortSlaying the Tiger
title_suba year inside the ropes on the new PGA tour
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Golf
Golfers
Nonfiction
Ryan, Shane
Sports & Recreations
Tournaments