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Jason Day looks forward to Memorial showdown with Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy (May 31, 2016 11:48am) Jason Day looks forward to Memorial showdown with Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy|
Jordan Spieth silences the critics, a star is born on the LPGA, and bikini golf (May 31, 2016 11:07am) Jordan Spieth silences the critics, a star is born on the LPGA, and bikini golfWatch this guy fall into the water after hitting failed recovery shot (May 31, 2016 10:18am) Watch this guy fall into the water after hitting failed recovery shot
The hottest LPGA player in the world won without using a driver (May 31, 2016 9:48am) Jutanugarn wins without using a driverMonster gator takes stroll through Florida golf course (May 31, 2016 9:30am) Monster gator takes stroll through Florida golf course
The rare way Oregon's Aaron Wise claimed his NCAA individual title (May 31, 2016 8:57am) Oregon's Aaron Wise became the first player to win the NCAA individual title on his home course since 1979The only thing that makes Aaron Rodgers nervous is playing golf with P (May 31, 2016 8:46am) The NFL MVP is usually cool under pressure.
So You've Had A Few Bad Holes. Don't Let Your Round Spiral Out Of Control (May 31, 2016 8:36am) Dr. Bob Rotella explains how to handle having a few bad holes on the golf courseTiger Woods might have had hand in Oregon’s Aaron Wise winning NCAA ch (May 30, 2016 9:50pm) Tiger Woods might have had hand in Oregon’s Aaron Wise winning NCAA championship
Andrew "Beef" Johnston qualifies for U.S. Open, will have a LOT of support at Oakmont (May 30, 2016 6:26pm) Andrew "Beef" Johnston qualifies for U.S. Open, will have a LOT of support at OakmontMaster one simple body move and you can swing (a little) like the LPGA's hottest new winner (May 30, 2016 3:30pm) Ariya Jutanugarn's consistent body tilt gives her seemingly effortless power.
Former USGA President, Masters' competition committee chair Will Nicho (May 30, 2016 2:06pm) Former USGA President, Masters' competition committee chair Will Nicholson Jr. has diedWhat You Need To Know About Handicaps (May 30, 2016 1:56pm) Kathryn Newton explains handicaps in this beginner golf video
Pro golfer shows how to properly hit (eco-friendly) golf ball into the ocean (May 30, 2016 1:04pm) Pro golfer shows how to properly hit (eco-friendly) golf ball into the oceanWentworth to be restored ‘to its former glory’ after facelift went awr (May 30, 2016 9:07am) Wentworth to be restored ‘to its former glory’ after facelift went awry
Harmon Brothers rally around Billy after cancer diagnosis (May 30, 2016 9:00am) Golf instructor Billy Harmon faces treatments for tongue cancer with the support of his older brothers Butch and CraigBMW champ Chris Wood has a gentle demeanor but won't back down from a fight (May 30, 2016 8:18am) BMW champ Chris Wood has a gentle demeanor but won't back down from a fight
Tony Finau's nice guy rating skyrockets, brings gifts to fan he injured (May 30, 2016 7:57am) Tony Finau showed up to apologize in person to the fan he injured.The Week In Golf Instagrams (May 30, 2016 7:19am) The best social snapshots from the PGA Tour, the LPGA, and everywhere else in golf
Senior golf has character. What it needs is more characters (May 30, 2016 7:07am) The popularity of the PGA Tour Champions can only be enhanced with the emergence of personalities like Rocco Mediate, John Daly and Jesper ParnevikAriya Jutanugarn grabs third straight LPGA victory (May 29, 2016 7:47pm) Ariya Jutanugarn becomes first LPGA player to win her first three titles in back-to-back-to-back fashion.
Rocco Mediate comes from nowhere to win Senior PGA Championship (May 29, 2016 7:37pm) After an opening 62 at the Senior PGA Championship, Rocco Mediate becomes a wire-to-wire winner of his first PGA Tour Champions major.Jordan Spieth's victory at Colonial 'one of most important days I've e (May 29, 2016 6:26pm) Jordan Spieth's victory at Colonial 'one of most important days I've ever had'
Colonial: Spieth wins eighth PGA Tour event (May 29, 2016 5:19pm) Colonial: Spieth wins eighth PGA Tour eventWinner's Bag: Jordan Spieth, Dean and Deluca Invitational (May 29, 2016 5:03pm) Short-game clubs prove to be the difference
Watch the two remarkable shots that lifted Jordan Spieth to victory at Colonial (May 29, 2016 5:01pm) Watch the two remarkable shots that lifted Jordan Spieth to victory at ColonialChris Wood holds on to win the BMW PGA Championship (May 29, 2016 2:33pm) Chris Wood shot a 29 on the front side at Wentworth and a 40 on the back, but still prevailed to win the BMW PGA Championship
With these tips, you can hit the 50-yard wedge shot (May 29, 2016 8:51am) Swing coach Jeff Ritter shows you hot to hit a half wedge shot in this videoBen Hogan Swing Sequence (May 29, 2016 6:28am) What You Can Lean From Ben Hogan's Swing
Jason Day tests world's greatest golf-course feature (May 29, 2016 6:00am) Jason Day tests world's greatest golf-course featureColonial: Spieth leads by one after round 3 (May 28, 2016 5:50pm) Jordan Spieth shot a five-under 65 in the third round of the Dean & Deluca Invitational, leading Webb Simpson and Ryan Palmer by a stroke.
Five reasons why the PGA Tour should host a four-ball tournament (May 28, 2016 10:00am) Five reasons why the PGA Tour should host a four-ball tournamentPaul McGinley says ‘little chance’ Rory McIlroy misses Olympics over Z (May 28, 2016 8:19am) Paul McGinley says ‘little chance’ Rory McIlroy misses Olympics over Zika virus threat
21 Inspirational Golf Quotes (May 28, 2016 6:11am) Some of golf's greatest players also count among the game's wisest. A selection of our favorite quotes about the game.Colonial: Spieth two back of Molder (May 27, 2016 8:27pm) Jordan Spieth continued his way up the leaderboard, ascending to seven-under and two shots off leader Bryce Molder.
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US Open qualifying; flowers and chocolates for hit spectator (The Associated Press) (May 31, 2016 10:29am) |
This isn't necessarily the busiest time of the year for Jeff Hall, though it might be the most complicated. Hall is the managing director of rules and competition for the USGA, and as the final stage of qualifying gets going for the U.S. Open, his job is to crunch numbers to figure out how many spots to allocate Monday to the 10 qualifying sites across America. Two sectional qualifiers are done.
Wise wins NCAA title as Oregon advances (The Associated Press) (May 30, 2016 10:21pm) Oregon sophomore Aaron Wise bounced back from a tee shot in the water with a birdie putt and a ferocious fist pump, closing with a 1-over 71 on Monday to win the NCAA title by two shots and give the Ducks a chance at the team championship. Wise, who is turning pro after the NCAA ends at Eugene Country Club, is the first Oregon player to win the individual title.Bourdy leads 13 qualifiers; Harrington falls out (The Associated Press) (May 30, 2016 5:51pm)
Gregory Bourdy of France shot 67-68 at Walton Heath on Monday and led 13 players who earned spots at the U.S. Open qualifier in England. Three-time major champion Padraig Harrington seemed certain to join them until the Irishman finished bogey-bogey, three-putting the 18th green, to miss the playoff by one shot. This will be the third straight year Harrington misses the U.S. Open.
France's Bourdy leads 13 qualifiers into U.S. Open (Reuters) (May 30, 2016 4:22pm)() (Dec 31, 1969 6:00pm)
(Reuters) - France's Gregory Bourdy led 13 players into the field for the U.S. Open golf championship next month at Oakmont Country Club in the International Sectional qualifier at Walton Heath in Surrey, England on Monday. Four-time European Tour winner Bourdy shot rounds of 67 and 68 to finish nine-under-par, two shots clear of Sweden’s Mikael Lundberg, to lead the qualifying event for the U.S. Open which takes place outside Pittsburgh starting on June 16. Irishman Padraig Harrington, announced last week as one of Darren Clarke’s vice-captains for this year’s Ryder Cup, bogeyed his final two holes to miss out on the playoff by one shot.
Golf: Mediate wins first Champions Tour major (Reuters) (May 29, 2016 8:24pm) (Reuters) - Rocco Mediate holed out from a greenside bunker at the par-three 17th for birdie to close out a wire-to-wire victory at the Senior PGA Championship in Michigan on Sunday. The 53-year-old, who claimed his first Champions Tour major, posted a five-under-par 66 in the final round for a 19-under tournament record total of 265, beating Sam Snead’s score of 268 set in 1972. Mediate finished three shots in front of two-time defending champion Colin Montgomerie (67) and was the first wire-to-wire winner at the event since Jack Nicklaus in 1991.World's top 3 golfers all coming off wins to Memorial (The Associated Press) (May 29, 2016 7:56pm)
Jason Day, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy, the top three in the world golf ranking, are all going to Muirfield Village for the Memorial coming off victories. The second-ranked Spieth won Sunday at Colonial for his eighth PGA Tour victory and first in his home state of Texas. McIlroy took a short break after winning his home tournament at the Irish Open last week.
Natalie Sheary wins first Symetra Tour title (The Associated Press) (May 29, 2016 7:32pm) Natalie Sheary completed a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the W.B. Mason Championship for her first Symetra Tour title in 88 career starts. ''I played really well during my college years at Wake Forest and expected to do the same when I came out here after winning Q-School in 2010,'' Sheary said.