Posted July 10, 2013 on AP on Fox
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Fred Couples feels like he's overdue for a win. He's played seven events on the Champions Tour this year, has been in the top five in six of them and comes into the U.S. Senior Open on Thursday off three straight runner-up finishes. ''I would like to win something,'' he said Wednesday, adding that he even came in second in a member-guest tournament in California last month. Couples' most recent victory was just under a year ago at the 2012 Senior British Open. He looked ready to win two weeks ago in the Senior Players Championship, but a back-nine collapse left him tied for second behind Kenny Perry. Couples said his bothersome back is feeling fine, so if the man nicknamed ''Boom Boom'' for his prodigious drives can find the fairway at Omaha Country Club, no one would be surprised if this is the week he breaks through. ''Fred still hits the ball a tremendous distance,'' Bernhard Langer said. ''He hasn't los...
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Fred Couples feels like he's overdue for a win. He has played seven events on the Champions Tour this year, has been in the top five in six of them and comes into the US Senior Open on Thursday off three straight runner-up finishes. ''I would like to win something,'' he said on Wednesday, adding that he even came in second in a member-guest tournament in California...
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