Hazeltine Golf Club: Hole by Hole Preview
9/29/2016
It might sound like the name of a cracker company, but Hazeltine is actually a picturesque golf course in Chaska, Minnesota, a suburb of Minneapolis.A private club, it opened in 1962, with a length of 7,678 yards and a par of 72. It has hosted four Majors – the  1970 US Open (Tony Jacklin, -7)...
Love: US Ryder Team Best Ever?
9/26/2016
American golf fans, when the US Ryder Cup team is being stomped by its European counterparts in a few weeks for the umpteenth time in a few weeks, you can place the blame solely on team captain Davis Love III.Love, for reasons known only to himself, decided to basically jinx the team’s chances to w...
Rory McIlory Roars to FedEx Cup Crown
9/26/2016
There was no Dustin Johnson coronation on Sunday in Atlanta. Instead, the TOUR Championship, the FedEx Cup Title, and that sweet $10 million bonus are headed back across the pond to where golf began.Rory McIlroy rallied from three shots down with three holes to go to take part in a three-man playof...
Tour Championship
9/23/2016
23/04/16, ThursdayDustin Johnson is one of three men tied for first place at the TOUR Championship after one day, putting him that much closer to the $10 million prize and the No. 1 ranking in the world.He showed just how tough he was going to be to beat on the first hole of the day, hitting an 8-i...
Francesco Molinari Takes Italian Open Title
9/20/2016
Francesco Molinari made all sorts of history on Sunday as he held off Danny Willett to win the Italian Open by one stroke.With his closing-round 65, Molinari wound up 22-under, beating the Masters champion by one stroke. It’s his second time winning the Italian Open, making him the first native pla...
Dustin Johnson Narrows Gap on Jason Day
9/18/2016
Dustin Johnson narrowed the space between himself and No. 1 Jason Day with his victory at the BMW Championship last week.Johnson is now averaging 11.8663 points per event. Day is No. 1 at 14.1754 points per game. With a win at the TOUR Championship next week in Atlanta, Johnson could challenge for...
The World of Golf On September 11, 2001
9/11/2016
Tiger Woods was the talk of the tour in 2001 on the PGA Tour. He won the Masters, won more tournaments than anyone else (five), and padded his record of most weeks ranked No. 1.He was the story of the year, until the story stopped being bout golfFifteen years ago, Scott Verplank was two days remove...
Tiger Woods Plans October 13 Return to Golf
9/11/2016
Tiger Woods is targeting a return to professional golf in just three weeks, the 14-time Major winner has announced.On Wednesday, Woods said via his website that he plans to play the Safeway – formerly the Frys.com Open, beginning October 13 in Napa, California.It will be part of a three-tournament...
Rory McIlroy Rallies to Deutsche Bank Title
9/6/2016
They all went to sleep and forgot about Rory McIlroy.The former No 1 player in the world fired a blistering 6-under 65 to make up a six-stroke deficit and win the Deutsche Bank Championship by two strokes on Monday at TPC Boston.“It’s just incredible, this game, how quickly things can change,” McIl...
Chappell Leads Deutsche Bank at Midway Point
9/4/2016
Kevin Chappell’s previous four events speak nothing of a man prepared to lead the Deutsche Bank Championship. Prior to reaching the TPC Boston on Friday, Chappell had finished 31st at the Barclays, missed the cut at the Travelers Championship and the PGA Championship, and finish 53rd at The Op...