JOHANNESBURG (AP) — American golfer Paul Peterson birdied four of his last five holes to shoot a bogey-free 9-under 62 Thursday before play was suspended because of a waterlogged course in the first round of the Joburg Open.
A lot has been made about the advancements in technology in golf, and the impact they have had on the relative talent level of today's players. Allow me to summarize: modern technology helps.
4 Sep 2016 - 3:54pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson has long been the undisputed "King of the Flopshot." That said, what the five-time major champion did on the 18th hole at TPC Boston in the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday was just absurd.
2 Sep 2016 - 9:08pm - 0 Comments
Imagine this scenario: On a 510-yard par-4, Jordan Spieth tees off with a high-launching, low-spinning golf ball. For his approach shot he replaces the ball with a lower-launching, higher-spinning golf ball more likely to land soft near the pin.
2 Sep 2016 - 4:10pm - 0 Comments
PGA of America names Constellation ‘Official Energy Provider and Sustainability Partner’ for the PGA and its Major Championships
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Sept.
1 Sep 2016 - 8:18am - 0 Comments
Isn't it fun to break stuff on occasion? Especially expensive stuff that you don't have to replace?
31 Aug 2016 - 3:35pm - 0 Comments
Justin Rose won't win The Barclays, but the Englishman wouldn't let the field forget about his last win. Before Rose tapped in his final putt on 18 at Bethpage Black, his caddy brought out his gold medal.
28 Aug 2016 - 3:12pm - 0 Comments
Patrick Reed is in New York this week for the Barclays -- the opening event of the PGA Tour's Playoffs for the FedExCup -- taking place at Bethpage Black.
24 Aug 2016 - 11:04am - 0 Comments
By Doug Ferguson Associated Press
24 Aug 2016 - 8:25am - 0 Comments
It's often been said that while players on the PGA Tour play for a lot more money, those on the European Tour have a lot more fun.
23 Aug 2016 - 11:59am - 0 Comments
In New York for this week's PGA Tour Playoffs for the FedExCup-opener -- The Barclays at Bethpage Black -- two-time major champion Jordan Spieth paid a visit to the Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon on Monday.
23 Aug 2016 - 9:49am - 0 Comments
Nineteen inches was the only thing standing between 2009 U.S. Open winner Lucas Glover and a score of 60 at the Wyndham Championship on Friday.
22 Aug 2016 - 9:12am - 0 Comments
In general golfers are a superstitious bunch. We have a lucky ball marker, we never wash the ball we made an eagle with, and we don't use a ball we found in that same round. If that description sounds like you, then you're really not going to like this.
21 Aug 2016 - 4:15pm - 0 Comments
Si Woo Kim was red-hot at the Wyndham Championship in Friday's second round.
19 Aug 2016 - 1:20pm - 0 Comments
Earlier this week as part of the 20-year anniversary of the movie Tin Cup's release, we also compiled a list, ranking the top-5 best golf movies of all time. It's no surprise that Happy Gilmore was on the list.
19 Aug 2016 - 11:36am - 0 Comments
A couple of weeks back, I thought it was pretty cool when I won portable Bose speakers -- the prize for closest to the hole on the par-3 third at TPC Boston in a media day outing for the 2016 Deutsche Bank Championship on tap for Labor Day weekend.
17 Aug 2016 - 2:16pm - 0 Comments
The girls' portion of the Matt Cunningham Preview high school golf tournament hosted by Baylor was held at Sweetens Cove in South Pittsburg, where one of the most startling endings possible took place Tuesday. Another miraculous feat had happened a little earlier.
17 Aug 2016 - 9:04am - 0 Comments
Justin Rose, winner of golf's first Olympic gold medal in 112 years, returned home to London to a hero's welcome on Tuesday.
16 Aug 2016 - 11:56am - 0 Comments
Whenever there's a list ranking the "best of" anything, there's going to be a heated debate over either the order or the omissions. We know that. That's what makes it fun, right?
16 Aug 2016 - 11:06am - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson's trip down to Brazil wasn't just for business.
15 Aug 2016 - 10:14am - 0 Comments
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