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Watch how close Henrik Stenson came to making a hole-in-one on Friday at the Ryder Cup (Sep 30, 2016 2:56pm) Henrik Stenson came about as close as you can get from making a hole-in-one at the eighth hole on Friday at the Ryder Cup. Watch how close it was|
Now, about that famous Ryder Cup concession (Sep 30, 2016 2:23pm) Now, about that famous Ryder Cup concessionRyder Cup: U.S. sweeps opening matches for first time since 1975, a fitting tribute to Arnold Palmer (Sep 30, 2016 1:30pm) The first tee at the Ryder Cup is always a memorable scene. This year at Hazeltine National, it was even more so, with fitting tributes to Arnold Palmer by the fans and officials
In the early going at Hazeltine, already a decidedly different vibe (Sep 30, 2016 1:26pm) In the early going at Hazeltine, already a decidedly different vibePhil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler stage dramatic comeback against Rory McIlroy on Day 1 (Sep 30, 2016 1:20pm) Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler stage dramatic comeback against Rory McIlroy on Day 1
11 patriotic memes that sum up the U.S. domination of the morning session at the Ryder Cup (Sep 30, 2016 12:27pm) After watching the United States sweep the morning foursomes session on Friday at the Ryder Cup, U.S. golf fans took the opportunity to brag about the performance2016 Ryder Cup Friday afternoon pairings (Sep 30, 2016 12:12pm) With a stunning sweep of the morning foursomes European captain Darren Clarke is already under-the-gun to right the ship.
The 11 most memorable sounds overheard on the Ryder Cup's first tee (Sep 30, 2016 9:58am) The 11 most memorable sounds overheard on the Ryder Cup's first teePhil Mickelson is making right-handed swings at the Ryder Cup, and it's only Friday (Sep 30, 2016 9:46am) Things got pretty entertaining on the sixth hole for the foursomes pairing of Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler on Friday at the Ryder Cup, with Lefty being forced to go righty
Photographing The Ryder Cup With An iPhone 7 (Sep 30, 2016 9:07am) Golf Digest senior photographer Dom Furore is photographing the Ryder Cup exclusively with an iPhone 7 Plus, which features a 12-megapixed telephoto camera. A new portrait feature allows for sharper focus on isolated subjects.The Ryder Cup first tee is absolutely rocking (Sep 30, 2016 7:56am) Well, if this doesn't equate to home-field advantage, nothing will. The Ryder Cup first tee is absolutely rocking.
Two exercises to 'address' a common golf problem (Sep 30, 2016 6:00am) Symptoms of kyphosis, an exaggerated and unhealthy rounding of the back, can be seen when many golfers set up to the ball. The good news is you can improve your posture and your golf swing by working on the core muscles. Here are two exercises you should add to your workout that will help strengthen key rotators in the golf swing, the obliques and rectus abdominus muscles.Ryder Cup opening ceremonies' usual excess saved by legends, Jack Nicklaus and Tony Jacklin (Sep 29, 2016 7:50pm) Ryder Cup opening ceremonies' usual excess saved by legends, Jack Nicklaus and Tony Jacklin
5 oddities surrounding the Ryder Cup's opening matches (Sep 29, 2016 6:55pm) 5 oddities surrounding the Ryder Cup's opening matchesHow Darren Clarke won the Thursday night pairings battle (Sep 29, 2016 6:52pm) How Darren Clarke won the Thursday night pairings battle
Golf Digest Podcast: Ryder Cup week gets off to a wacky start (Sep 29, 2016 5:35pm) Golf Digest Podcast: Ryder Cup week gets off to a wacky startLucy Li helps U.S. Junior Ryder Cup team win its fifth straight (Sep 29, 2016 5:12pm) Lucy Li helps U.S. Junior Ryder Cup team win its fifth straight
Ryder Cup pairings for Friday's foursomes released (Sep 29, 2016 5:11pm) Ryder Cup pairings for Friday's foursomes releasedU.S. Ryder Cup teams and how they help undermine their own efforts (Sep 29, 2016 4:51pm) U.S. Ryder Cup teams and how they help undermine their own efforts
Zach Johnson's playing with a heavy heart at Hazeltine (Sep 29, 2016 4:05pm) Zach Johnson's playing with a heavy heart at HazeltineArnold Palmer’s ashes spread over his Latrobe Country Club (Sep 29, 2016 4:01pm) Arnold Palmer’s ashes spread over his Latrobe Country Club
No sports fan is having a better week than this guy at Hazeltine (Sep 29, 2016 3:50pm) No sports fan is having a better week than this guy at HazeltineEven as Danny Willett says all the right things, the Ryder Cup rookie prepares for a bumpy debut (Sep 29, 2016 3:01pm) Danny Willett apologized for the harsh words his brother wrote about American golf fans, but the reception he gets in his Ryder Cup debut should still be bumpy
The five theories on why Europeans dominate the U.S. in pairs matches (Sep 29, 2016 2:49pm) The five theories on why Europeans dominate the U.S. in pairs matchesAmerican hero: Europeans challenge -- and lose -- to Ryder Cup heckler in putting contest (Sep 29, 2016 1:49pm) American hero: Europeans challenge -- and lose -- to heckler in putting contest at the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine.
This Ryder Cup is Phil Mickelson's to win or lose (Sep 29, 2016 1:03pm) Never in the history of the Ryder Cup has one player been on the spot as much as Phil Mickelson is at Hazeltine.Danny Willett hits fan with his drive at Hazeltine, adding to the craziness of his first Ryder Cup (Sep 29, 2016 12:50pm) This hasn't exactly been the start to his first Ryder Cup that Masters champion Danny Willett could've envisioned
Rory McIlroy's iron game remains on point, judging by this Ryder Cup video (Sep 29, 2016 12:33pm) Rory McIlroy's iron game remains on point, judging by this Ryder Cup photo from Thursday's practice round at Hazeltine.Patrick Reed says Tiger Woods hasn't swung a club this week, has given him a tour of Hazeltine's back nine (Sep 29, 2016 11:04am) Patrick Reed says Tiger Woods hasn't swung a club this week, has given him a tour of Hazeltine's back nine
Pete Willett is the least boring part of this Ryder Cup, and for that we should be grateful (Sep 29, 2016 9:55am) Pete Willett is the least boring part of this Ryder Cup, and for that we should be gratefulReport: Donald Trump wanted less attractive waitresses fired from his golf course (Sep 29, 2016 9:30am) Report: Donald Trump wanted less attractive waitresses fired from his golf course
Dustin Johnson, Adidas agree to multi-year apparel deal (Sep 29, 2016 9:12am) Adidas announced that it has resigned World No. 2 Dustin Johnson to an apparel deal2016 Ryder Cup Leader Board (Sep 29, 2016 8:30am) Up-to-the-minute leader board and other scoring information for the 2016 Ryder Cup. Sept. 28 - Oct. 2, 2016 | Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, Minnesota
After stinging comments, Phil Mickelson admits he was "totally in the wrong" (Sep 29, 2016 8:19am) After stinging comments, Phil Mickelson admits he was "totally in the wrong"Arnold Palmer was bold and boastful as the last playing captain in the Ryder Cup (Sep 29, 2016 7:28am) In mourning the death of Arnold Palmer, it's interesting to recall he was the last golfer to be a playing captain at the Ryder Cup in 1963.
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Quotes from Ryder Cup foursomes (Reuters) (Sep 30, 2016 2:22pm) CHASKA, Minnesota (Reuters) - Quotes from the opening foursomes session at the Ryder Cup matches between teams representing the United States and Europe at Hazeltine National Golf Club on Friday. MATCH 1Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed beat Justin Rose (England) and Henrik Stenson (Sweden) 3&2 REED: "Any time you are take on Rose and Stenson, it's never simple. We had a great game plan coming in, we stuck with it. Just hit a lot of greens. In alternate shot you have to do that, give yourself opportunities." ROSE: "I think it was a tight match. There wasn't much in the match tee-to-green. ...|
The Latest: Mickelson off to a winning start at Ryder Cup (The Associated Press) (Sep 30, 2016 2:21pm)Americans sweep Europe to start Ryder Cup (The Associated Press) (Sep 30, 2016 1:05pm)
Phil Mickelson earned the afternoon off after teaming with Rickie Fowler to win their opening match in a morning foursomes sweep by the U.S. team. ''Certainly I felt more pressure heading into today's matches,'' Mickelson said. Playing in his 11th straight Ryder Cup, Mickelson took on the role of de facto captain for this team.
The Americans played Friday morning as if maybe they are the best team ever assembled. Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed set the tone, Rickie Fowler finally won a match and the Americans got this Ryder Cup off to a red and rousing start at Hazeltine with the first sweep of the opening session by either side since 1975. This was just what the Americans - wearing red shirts and navy slacks - needed to try to avoid a record fourth straight loss, and the 4-0 start was fitting.
Spieth and Reed inspire U.S. foursomes sweep (Reuters) (Sep 30, 2016 12:54pm)Hot Ryder Cup start for U.S. on chilly morning (Reuters) (Sep 30, 2016 9:15am)
By Mark Lamport-Stokes CHASKA, Minnesota (Reuters) - A fired-up Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed set the tone as the United States took early control at the Ryder Cup on Friday with a stunning 4-0 sweep of the opening foursomes matches against holders Europe. It was the first sweep by the U.S. in an opening session since 1975 at Laurel Valley, and gave the hosts a perfect start in their quest to end a run of eight defeats in the past 10 editions. "It's a good start," U.S. captain Davis Love III told reporters after a chilly, overcast morning at Hazeltine gave way to bright afternoon sunshine.
By Mark Lamport-Stokes CHASKA, Minnesota (Reuters) - England's Justin Rose struck the first shot of the 41st Ryder Cup on a chilly Friday, finding the fairway off the tee at the par-four opening hole to launch the morning's foursomes matches before the U.S. took early control. Olympic champion Rose partnered British Open winner Henrik Stenson for holders Europe in the alternate-shot format while Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed led off for the United States in a mouth-watering matchup for the first of four encounters. Rose, Stenson and Spieth were all dressed warmly in the crisp, overcast conditions but the burly Reed was in short sleeves when he teed off first for the U.S. and split the fairway.
Mi Jung Hur eagles 2 of last 3, tied with Brooke Henderson (The Associated Press) (Sep 30, 2016 8:12am)Ryder Cup gets underway with Spieth, Reed vs. Stenson, Rose (The Associated Press) (Sep 30, 2016 8:04am)
''Last hole, I had a 230 yards to the flag and I just hit a 3-wood,'' Hur said. Henderson shot her second straight 66 , saving par on 18 with a 6-footer to match Hur at 14-under 132 in the Asian Swing opener. ''My first time to China, and it's really cool,'' Henderson said.
CHASKA, Minn. (AP) -- The 41st Ryder Cup is off to a rollicking start at Hazeltine.
Athletics: European athletics expects big viewer boost for 2018 event (Reuters) (Sep 30, 2016 5:37am) By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - The sport of athletics will witness a 20 percent rise in television viewing figures at the first multi-sports European Championships in 2018, the continent's athletics chief Svein Arne Hansen said on Friday. The new European Championships will combine the separate continental championships of seven sports into one event, hoping to become the top multi-sports competition in Europe ahead of the struggling European Games. For athletics we expect 20 percent more viewers (than at the traditional single-sport European athletics championships)," Hansen, European athletics association president, told Reuters in an interview.