Lee Shines at Shenzhen Open
4/27/2016
Korea’s 22-year-old sensation Soomin Lee rode a hot start to a 2-stroke lead at the Shenzhen International Sunday atGenzon Golf Course in China.Lee finished 16 strokes under par, largely because of opening rounds of 66 and 65. He was more down to earth with a 70 on Saturdayand a 71 on Sunday, holdi...
FedEx Cup / Race to Dubai Updates
4/23/2016
FedEx Cup StandingsThe top two players in the FedEx Cup standings continue to be two from outside the US borders for the week of April 18, AustraliansAdam Scott and Jason Day.Scott leads the chase with 1,731 points through nine events. He’s won twice and finished in the top 10 four times.World No....
Day Retains No. 1 Status
4/19/2016
Jason Day’s Saturday collapse at the RBC Heritage took him out of contention for that crown, but he managed to retain his hold on the No. 1 ranking in the world.Day finished 23rd at Hilton Head, South Carolina. He is No. 1 for the fourth week in a row and the 10th week overall since supplanting Jor...
Willett’s Win Continues Euro Equality at Masters
4/19/2016
Danny Willett’s win at Augusta National last week might have been the first by a UK native in twenty years, but it continues a recent trend that has been seen just one other time in the eight-decade history of The Masters: Equality between the Americans and their foreign invaders.In the 10 years si...
Andrew Johnston Scores Valderrama Win
4/19/2016
It’s been a good month for UK golfers.One week after Danny Willett took home the green jacket at Augusta, Andrew Johnston scored the first European Tour victory of his seven-year professional career with a 1-stroke victory over The Netherlands’ Joost Luiten at the Real Club Valderrama Open de Espan...
7 Worst Collapses in Major History
4/16/2016
There wasn’t much enjoyable about watching Jordan Spieth’s meltdown at the Masters Sunday afternoon, unless you’re a big fan of Danny Willett.It was the first real showcase of Spieth being less than impenetrable in his quick ascension into golf’s elite over the past three years, and will probably d...
Danny Willett Wins 2016 Masters Title
4/11/2016
The due date of his son Zachariah – April 10, 2016 – meant one thing all those months ago to the UK’s Danny Willett: He would have to skip the 2016 Masters.But when his wife gave birth early – 11 days to be exact – Willett decided to go ahead and travel across the Atlantic to participate in the fir...
Danny Willett Rises to No. 9
4/11/2016
Masters champion Danny Willett cracked the Top 10 in the Official World Golf Rankings for the first time on Sunday, rising three spots from No. 12 to No. 9.Not bad for a guy who was barely inside the top 20 to start 2016.Jason Day retained the top spot in the rankings ahead of Jordan Spieth, who wo...
Celebrating Bernhard Langer at the Masters
4/10/2016
Germany’s Bernhard Langer entered Sunday at Augusta National in a staggering position, a shot off the lead of the most celebrated of the four Majors despite the fact that when you call up his name on the PGA website, the default setting puts you on his PGA Champions Tour page, not the main tour.Lan...
Spieth 18 Holes from Defending Masters Title
4/10/2016
Jordan Spieth had a chance to all but close out much of the competition in the third round at Augusta National on Saturday in the third round.Instead, his erratic ending opened the door to a menagerie of competitors including a Masters rookie, the No. 1 player in the world, and a guy who, if he won...
Augusta National: Hole by Hole Breakdown
4/7/2016
Other than St. Andrews, there is no more well-known golf course in the world than Augusta National, site of The Masters, which kicks off Thursday. With named holes and famous shots over the 84-year history of the tournament, it is as tied to professional golf as anything around.Here is a hole-by-ho...
Countdown to the Masters: 9 Days
4/4/2016
With the Masters set to kick off on April 7, we celebrate the coming of the first Major of 2016 by revisiting the best of the best from days gone by.Date: April 8, 2007In a field thick with modern greats, 31-year-old Zach Johnson took home his first Major with the highest winning score in tournamen...
Countdown to The Masters: 8
4/4/2016
With the Masters set to kick off on April 7, we celebrate the coming of the first Major of 2016 by revisiting the best of the best from days gone by.April 12, 2009Angel Cabrera won for his country and an entire continent ,defeating Chad Campbell and Kenny Perry in a playoff. He was the first man fr...