63 Not Out Forever- A Tribute to Phil Hughes
11/28/2014
Phil Hughes made his debut against South Africa in 2009. He was selected as a replacement for Australian opening legend Mathew Hayden. Hughes hit his maiden Test hundred in the first innings of the second test at the Sahara Stadium, Kingsmead, Durban on 6 March 2009, before adding another hundred i...
O’Grady Reflects on Euro Tour Run
11/24/2014
The end of the 2014 season marked the end of George O’Grady’s last season heading the European Tour on Sunday, and the man who spent close to a decade as the organization’s CEO was able to reflect on that in an interview.“The European Tour has weathered the recession.  We are quite strong and...
DP WORLD TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP, DUBAI
11/20/2014
20/11/14, Thursday After missing the last month-plus embroiled in a legal dispute, no one in their right mind would expect Rory McIlroy to be on his game against the best competition in the world at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.Nobody, of course, except McIlroy himself.The No. 1 player i...
Rory McIlroy Clinches 2nd Dubai Crown
11/18/2014
How good of a year is Rory McIlroy having?He didn’t even have to play a hole in the Final Series to claim the Race to Dubai title.Embroiled in a legal dispute with his former management company, and sporting an enormous lead in the points race, McIlroy locked up the Race to Dubai title by virtue of...
Turkish Open
11/12/2014
Tournament Preview Seventeen of the top 60 players int he world will highlight the field at the Turkish Airlines Open beginning Thursday in Istanbul, the third leg of the Race to Dubai’s Final Series.Rory McIlroy is a no-show again, but heavyweights Sergio Garcia, Henrik Stenson and Martin Kaymer a...
Scott Wants McIlroy Pairing at Aussie Open
11/11/2014
Adam Scott doesn’t just want to make up for his gaffe at last year’s Australian Open, he wants to do it while paired with the best player in the world.While in China last week for the HSBC-WGC Champions, Scott said he wants to be paired with No. 1 Rory McIlroy for at least the first two days of the...
Four Still Alive for Race to Dubai Title
11/11/2014
Rory McIlroy has yet to play a single stroke in the Final Series, but he’s one of just four golfers with a chance to win the overall Race to Dubai title.The other three are Jamie Donaldson, Sergio Garcia, and Marcel Siem.Each of those three would have to win both the Turkish Airlines Open this week...
Michael Jordan, Barack Obama Trade Golf Barbs
11/6/2014
In a recent sit-down with Back9Network president Ahmad Rashad, NBA legend Michael Jordan took a shot at the sitting US President, calling President Barack Obama a “sh*tty golfer.”Old friends with Rashad, Jordan was keeping it light, adding, “I’ve never  played with Obama, but I would. I’ll tak...
Adam Scott Caddie Opening Draws a Crowd
11/6/2014
When Adam Scott announced he was looking for a new caddie given Steve Williams’ semi-retirement, he never expected the process to turn into a season of The Bachelor.Scott revealed recently that he has been getting resumes from all over, including some that have utterly baffled him.“There were some...
WGC-HSBC Champions
11/5/2014
Tournament PreviewThe Final Series remains in scenic Shanghai this week fro the WGC-HSBC Champions at the Sheshan International Golf Course, where a majority of the top 60 players in the Race to Dubai series are joined by a smattering of qualifiers from the Asian Tour.The biggest stars get the late...
European Tour’s George O’Grady Stepping Down
11/5/2014
George O’Grady, Chief Executive of the European Tour, has announced he will retire from the position and has asked the Board of Directors to begin seeking out his replacement.O’Grady hadn’t planned on making the announcement until the last tournament of the year, but rumors in the media sped up the...
Donaldson, Siem, Rose Join Race to Dubai Top 5
11/3/2014
Rory McIlroy’s lead is still intact, but there’s a new look to the top 5 in the latest Race to Dubai rankings.Jamie Donaldson is now second in the standings, dropping Sergio Garcia to third. Donaldson finished tied for fifth at the BMW Masters in Shanghai last week, and now has 2,353,309 points. Mc...