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Dent, Hobday share first-round lead at GTE Seniors

LUTZ, Fla. -- Jim Dent made his day with one shot. Dent pitched in from the swale for a birdie on the 191-yard, par-3 second hole on Friday and rode that momentum into a share of the lead with Simon Hobday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/19/gol_283476.shtml
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Keegan Bradley keeps his lead at Byron Nelson Championship

...trees again near a cart path. He punched the ball, which rolled and flirted with water to the left before settling into a swale behind the green. He chipped to 61/2 feet, but missed the par putt."I've got a four-shot lead, so the last thing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-05-17/keegan-bradley-keeps-his-lea
Derby winner Orb ready for Belmont Stakes and rematch with Preakness winner Oxbow

...will be the 21st in Belmont history. The Preakness champ has come out on top nine times. The last Derby-Belmont winner was Swale in 1985; the last Preakness-Belmont winner was Afleet Alex in 2005. The most recent rematch was two years ago ? long shot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-06-02/derby-winner-orb-rea
Famous thoroughbred trainer Stephens dead

...winner as Horse of the Year at 3 in 1982; Swale, the 1984 Kentucky Derby and Belmont winner...by Bill Donk with Conquistador Cielo and Swale and by his brother Dave Donk with Forty...ribs, pleurisy, pneumonia, the death of Swale and the forced retirement of Devil's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/23/oth_236849.shtml
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Jason Dufner out in front at Byron Nelson Championsihp

IRVING, Texas - Standing over his ball in a swale behind the 18th green, Jason Dufner would have been content with a par and a spot in the big group tied for the lead in the Byron...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2012-05-18/jason-dufner-out-front-byron
Trainer hopes stable is full of contenders

...000 Fountain of Youth, the $150,000 Swale and an allowance race. Last year, Steinbrenner's...saddle Beacon Shine in the seven-furlong Swale and Hemingway's Key in the 1e-mile...with Castellano riding Showing Up in the Swale. "I was on him for all his races, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/03/oth_64010.shtml
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Eurosilver replaces stablemante Birdstone atop Derby Prospects list

...finished a head behind Wynn Dot Comma in the Swale Stakes, and The Cliff's Edge was a fast-closing...colt was beaten at seven furlongs in the Swale, Eurosilver has shown he can cover more...Cannot discount after head loss in Swale. ... Now training at Keeneland, along...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/23/oth_409729.shtml
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Upsets prompt reshuffling of top 10 Derby prospects

...and Wynn Dot Comma edged even-money choice Eurosilver in the Swale Stakes the following race. At Santa Anita, trainer Richard...Javier Castellano) - Zito unfazed by setback in seven-furlong Swale. ... Remains on course for Derby. ... Next start: Blue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/16/oth_408964.shtml
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Pletcher starts run to Kentucky Derby

...Stakes.The following week likely offers rising stars Eskendereya and Rule in the Florida Derby, plus Ibboyee in the undercard Swale Stakes.A week later, on March 27, it's Discreetly Mine and Mission Impazible in the Louisiana Derby and Connemarra in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-03-08/pletcher-starts-run-
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Short game in focus at Pinehurst No. 2

...drive down the fairway at No. 8, then pulled his second shot left of the green. He was left with a delicate shot up a large swale, much like dozens of others he and the rest of the competitors played all week. He twice tried to putt the ball close to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/12/gol_455772.shtml
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