Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 8/27/14
Donald Trump last year signed a contract to buy the Doral Golf Resort, and he hired respected architect Gil Hanse to renovate the Blue Monster course that hosts the WGC-Cadillac Championship. But on Tuesday, the new owner made it sound as though the course was going through more than just a renovation. ''They are saying that the course is in the best shape in 25 years. It's a little ironic, because we blow it up on Monday,'' Trump said. Work on the Blue Monster begins after this World Golf Championship is over. Trump said it would be a ''brand new, incredible course.'' ''We started as a renovation,'' Trump said of the course originally designed by Dick Wilson. ''And as we got more and more into it, Gil and I started to say, `Wow, we are really making it a much bigger and I think much more magnificent course. ... We are really doing massive changes.'' He said the first hole, which now is 529 yards as a par 5 and traditionally the easiest at Doral, would be extended 100 yards with...
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