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Joe Plecker, PGA Director of Instruction at Baltimore Country Club instructs on how to hit a draw or a fade, depending on what the hole calls for.
Martin Kaymer's bunker hole-out is phenomenal
Before Sunday's final round of the WGC-Mexico Championship, the tournament had already seen an eye-popping 61 hole outs for the week.
5 Mar 2017 - 12:29pm - 0 Comments
The Adventures of Phil Mickelson: Revisiting Phil's wild round
This is the story of a man named Phil.  Today he was rejoined by his caddie Bones, who was ill.
4 Mar 2017 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Justin Thomas bounces in ace at WGC-Mexico Championship
There has been no shortage of entertaining and incredible moments this week at the WGC-Mexico Championship — from Phil doing the most Phil things we've seen this year to Du
4 Mar 2017 - 4:36pm - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson opens third round with easy eagle at WGC-Mexico Championship
When you're one of the longest hitters on the PGA Tour and the No. 1-ranked player in the world, you obviously have the ability to hit some amazing shots. But at altitude, Dustin Johnson is hitting video game-type shots.
4 Mar 2017 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
Bones to Bro: Phil Mickelson calls on brother to fill in as caddie
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Phil Mickelson had a familiar face on the bag in Mexico Championship. He called him "Bro," not "Bones."
3 Mar 2017 - 6:58pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy sinks eagle shot from 152 yards away
Rust? What rust?  Rory McIlory is playing in his first event since Jan. 15 due to a hairline rib fracture, but has shown little signs of being out of practice this week at the WGC-Mexico Championship.
3 Mar 2017 - 6:00pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods reveals the 'greatest feeling shot' of his life
Tiger Woods has played in more than 400 tournaments in his career and hit well over 70,000 shots in those events.  Is it even possible to have just one stand out among the rest? His Masters moments alone are its own highlight reel.
3 Mar 2017 - 3:33pm - 0 Comments
Fun-loving South African golfer Hobday dies at 76
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Simon Hobday, the fun-loving South African golfer who won the 1994 U.S. Senior Open at Pinehurst, died Thursday after a fight with cancer. He was 76.
3 Mar 2017 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
Women make back-to-back aces at Fort Myers golf course
Judy Yanachik thought she had the hole won. But RosAnne Atkins had other ideas.
3 Mar 2017 - 12:06pm - 0 Comments
Watch Justin Thomas sink punch out shot from 103 yards
As the old saying goes, sometimes it's better to be lucky than good.
2 Mar 2017 - 5:44pm - 0 Comments
Father returns from military service, surprises daughters at Topgolf
It just got real, real dusty in here. Check out this video posted to the Topgolf Facebook page of a father reuniting at Topgolf with his unsuspecting family after a military tour of duty:
2 Mar 2017 - 3:08pm - 0 Comments
Mexico fútbol broadcasters call golf at WGC-Mexico Championship
The ladies and gentlemen of Mexico love their soccer... make that, "fútbol." Even if you're not a huge fan of the sport, surely you're familiar with how excited the Mexican broadcasters get when they see a goal, right? Something like this:
2 Mar 2017 - 1:19pm - 0 Comments
Man who fought off gator with Cleveland putter presented with new set of clubs
Last month, we relayed the story about a Florida man named Tony Aarts, who made news when he used his Cleveland Golf putter to fight off a 10-foot alligator that had dragged him into a pond by his right f
2 Mar 2017 - 12:51pm - 0 Comments
Miami's loss is Mexico's gain as World Golf Championship moves
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Miami's loss is Mexico's gain.
2 Mar 2017 - 11:05am - 0 Comments
USGA, Royal and Ancient modernize rules of golf
The Royal & Ancient Golf Club and the U.S.
1 Mar 2017 - 10:11am - 0 Comments
Golf unveils a modern set of rules to make it faster and easier to play
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Golf's two governing bodies released a draft of modern rules Wednesday aimed at bringing common sense to what can be a complicated sport.
1 Mar 2017 - 8:26am - 0 Comments
Why PGA of America allowing shorts at practice rounds makes sense
Golfers: start working on those leg tans.
28 Feb 2017 - 3:48pm - 0 Comments
Driver distance is going to be off the charts in Mexico this week
If you dig the long ball -- and, seriously, how doesn't? -- you're going to want to tune in to this week's WGC-Mexico Championship. At its highest point, Club de Golf Chapultepec reaches 7,835 feet above sea level. That's record altitude on the PGA Tour.
28 Feb 2017 - 1:39pm - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson surprises young golfers at World Junior Golf Championships
Coastal Carolina alumnus Dustin Johnson, who took over the No. 1 spot in the Official World Golf Rankings following his win in the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club on Feb. 19, surprised players with his appearance prior to the Dustin Johnson World Junior Golf Championship.
28 Feb 2017 - 12:13pm - 0 Comments