29 Feb '16, 9pm

If you want to make more putts, give it a read! #Birdies

If you want to make more putts, give it a read! #Birdies

James Sieckmann is one of GOLF's Top 100 Teachers. He operates the Shadow Ridge Golf Academy in Omaha, Neb., and is the author of "Your Putting Solution: A Tour-Proven Approach to Mastering the Greens," which is now available for pre-order on Amazon . Is there something substantial to learn from Lexi Thompson's win last week in Thailand , where she struck most of her putts with her eyes closed? Can closing your eyes really free you up to putt your best, or is it just hocus pocus? There is no doubt it has helped her. And it can help you as well, for two very different reasons. First, golf is one of the rare sports where you don't look at the target while you perform the action. When you do focus on the target, like when a quarterback finds his receiver running a route, it's intuitive to react to it. When the focus and picture are clear, true athleticism and developed skill ...

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golfchannel.com 29 Feb '16, 12pm

For Lexi Thompson , seeing is not necessarily believing. The 21-year-old American won the Honda LPGA Thailand Sunday in a ...

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golfchannel.com 28 Feb '16, 4pm

For Lexi Thompson , seeing is not necessarily believing. The 21-year-old American won the Honda LPGA Thailand Sunday in a ...

A look inside @Lexi Thompson's winning bag:

A look inside @Lexi Thompson's winning bag:

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Lexi Thompson cruised to her seventh @LPGA victory in Thailand:

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golf.com 28 Feb '16, 2pm

CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) -- American Lexi Thompson won her seventh LPGA title after a final-round 68 that completed a six-s...

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