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Ian Poulter and son watch F1 at Silverstone
It shouldn't be a surprise that PGA Tour golfers love to follow other sports when they're not on the course. Several got up early Sunday to watch the men's singles final at Wimbledon. Others have shown an interest in the World Cup. And then there's Ian Poulter.
6 Jul 2014 - 12:19pm - 0 Comments
Oh, so close: Oliver Goss nearly aces No. 18 at Greenbrier
Oliver Goss is a native of Australia, played collegiate golf at Tennessee, was runner-up at the 2013 U.S. Amateur and was the only amateur to make the cut at the 2014 Masters. The 20-year-old turned pro after the 2014 U.S.
5 Jul 2014 - 3:28pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Steve Stricker holes 41-foot boomerang putt
Steve Stricker hasn't decided whether he'll make the trip across the pond for the Open Championship in 10 days. But after dropping a 41-footer for a birdie on the first hole Saturday at Greenbrier, Strick just might have made up his mind.
5 Jul 2014 - 2:40pm - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus at Wimbledon, sits next to Rod Laver
What did you do for Independence Day? Play a little golf? Watch some fireworks? Go on a picnic? Fire up the grill? 
5 Jul 2014 - 10:55am - 0 Comments
Here's Tom Watson's 2015 Open Championship badge
On Tuesday, the R&A gave Tom Watson an exemption into the 2015 Open Championship at St. Andrews.
3 Jul 2014 - 2:33pm - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood saves his hometown soccer club
A lot of us Americans are into the World Cup this summer. Or at least we were …   Most of us, however, are amateurs compared to true soccer aficionados like Lee Westwood. The former world No.
2 Jul 2014 - 6:07pm - 0 Comments
Form a factor in the Ryder Cup hopes of Tiger Woods, says U.S. Captain Tom Watson
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2 Jul 2014 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
2020 PGA Championship to be contested at San Francisco's TPC Harding Park
For the first time since 1995, the PGA Championship will soon be making a return to the west coast.
2 Jul 2014 - 1:05pm - 0 Comments
Insider's take on Old White TPC
Greenbrier Head Professional Hill Herrick shared his local knowledge of the Old White TPC, site of this week's Greenbrier Classic, with PGA.com.  PGA.com: A score of 13-under won last year. Do you see a similar score winning again this week?
2 Jul 2014 - 12:10pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler OK after minor car accident
Early Wednesday morning, Rickie Fowler sent out a tweet that got a lot of attention in the golf world.  
2 Jul 2014 - 10:33am - 0 Comments
Longest serving PGA member Errie Ball passes away at 103
Sad news came through this morning with the passing of Errie Ball at 5:20 a.m.
2 Jul 2014 - 9:35am - 0 Comments
Five players to watch at the 2014 Greenbrier Classic
This week the PGA Tour is in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., to take on the Old White TPC in the Greenbrier Classic. It's a course where low scores can be had. In fact, Stuart Appleby fired a 59 in the final round on his way to winning the tournament in 2010.
2 Jul 2014 - 9:04am - 0 Comments
Golf Trick Shots: Bryan Brothers World Cup Edition Part 2
You probably don't need any help getting fired up for this afternoon's Round of 16 World Cup match between the U.S. and Belgium. But just in case, our favorite golf-trick shot friends -- the Bryan Brothers -- have released their "World Cup Edition Part 2."
1 Jul 2014 - 12:40pm - 0 Comments
Tom Watson to end Open Championship career in 2015 at St. Andrews
The R&A held a press conference this morning at the Greenbrier -- site of this week's Greenbrier Classic on the PGA Tour -- to make a couple of major announcements.
1 Jul 2014 - 11:26am - 0 Comments
Check out Bubba Watson's new, pink, PING G30 driver
This week, Masters champ Bubba Watson will debut his new PING G30 driver at the Greenbrier Classic.
1 Jul 2014 - 10:36am - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia, TaylorMade give special gift to golfers at Bethpage Black
You've seen commercials over the years with star golfers surprising unsuspecting weekend warriors at the local muni over the years -- whether it was the old Tiger Woods/Buick commercials, Phil Mickelson/Ford, or the newer Tom Watson/MasterCard commercials.
1 Jul 2014 - 9:28am - 0 Comments
Ice Bucket Challenge the new cool, or cold, thing in pro golf
Summer is officially here, and everybody's looking for ways to keep cool both on and off the course. One of the craziest ways is the Ice Bucket Challenge.
30 Jun 2014 - 2:57pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Seung-Yul Noh executes a perfect flop shot
In most instances from the fringe, golfers are taught to land the ball on the green quickly and let it roll to the hole.
29 Jun 2014 - 4:25pm - 0 Comments
Putt like Michelle Wie, but don't try to mimic her stance
With the advent of super slow-motion replays and instant analysis, amateur golfers love to copy what they see professionals doing on the course. But what works for one golfer isn't necessarily the best option for another.
29 Jun 2014 - 10:27am - 0 Comments