Tom Watson, the 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain, never ceases to amaze. In 2009, at the age of 59, he very nearly won the Open Championship for a sixth time, coming up just short in a playoff to Stewart Cink.
20 Jul 2014 - 8:00am - 0 Comments
Good buddies Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler have both been playing golf since they were tykes. They first squared off against each other in the 2007 Walker Cup, when they were 18, and now are frequent practice partners down in South Florida.
19 Jul 2014 - 11:39pm - 0 Comments
If Rory McIlroy goes ahead and wins the Open Championship on Sunday, he'll pocket a cool $1.67 million. And his dad and three of his friends will split a fairly substantial prize of their own. No, there isn't a
19 Jul 2014 - 9:03pm - 0 Comments
On Friday, Tom Watson became the oldest player ever to make the cut in the Open Championship.
19 Jul 2014 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
If you're choosing teams for a pick-up hockey game and St. Louis Blues star and U.S. Olympic hero T.J. Oshie is available, you'd make him your first selection.
19 Jul 2014 - 10:10am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy is hoping to do something this week that has only been done six times in the long history of the Open Championship -- win from start to finish.
19 Jul 2014 - 6:39am - 0 Comments
The buoyant mood at the Open Championship was broken a bit on Friday when European Tour star Sam Torrance revealed that his father, longtime golf coach Bob Torrance, had died at age 82. "Sad day my dad just passed away peacefully in his sleep,"
18 Jul 2014 - 10:33pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods waited until the final hole in his second round of the Open Championship on Friday to make his first birdie of the day. Better late than never and it came just in the nick of time.
18 Jul 2014 - 2:07pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler is the only player in the world with top-5 finishes in each of the season's first two majors. If the 25-year-old keeps plugging along the way he is at Royal Liverpool this week, there's a very good chance he'll make it 3-for-3 at the Open Championship.
18 Jul 2014 - 1:35pm - 0 Comments
John Daly's choice of apparel -- which has included Sponge Bob Square Pants-themed trousers -- has been getting a lot of attention this week at Royal Liverpool. On the back nine Friday, however, Daly's impressive play stood out more than his clothing.
18 Jul 2014 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
The start to Sergio Garcia's second round of the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool was a bit of a roller coaster on Friday. His opening tee shot went so far left, it nearly found the adjacent 18th fairway. He would bogey the hole.
18 Jul 2014 - 9:50am - 0 Comments
Listening to Phil Mickelson following an opening-round, 2-over 74 on Thursday in the first round of the Open Championship, you could tell he was a frustrated man.
18 Jul 2014 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
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18 Jul 2014 - 7:40am - 0 Comments
As the senior member of the PGA.com production team, I feel like I'm not surprised at much anymore.
17 Jul 2014 - 7:46pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott, the No. 1 ranked player in the world, has some unfinished business when it comes to the Open Championship.
17 Jul 2014 - 2:36pm - 0 Comments
Ernie Els is a four-time major champion. Two of those victories have come in the Open Championship, most recently just two years ago. For that very reason, the Big Easy -- even at age 44 -- is always a player to look out for at the majors.
17 Jul 2014 - 2:08pm - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson -- the No. 2-ranked player in the world -- is often a fun-loving guy. But, like all of us, he sometimes gets a little annoyed on the golf course.
17 Jul 2014 - 9:53am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy got off to a dream start Thursday in the first round of the Open Championship. The two-time major winner fired a bogey-free, 6-under 66 to take the early clubhouse lead at Royal Liverpool.
17 Jul 2014 - 9:26am - 0 Comments
All eyes were on Tiger Woods at Royal Liverpool as the Open Championship teed off on Thursday.
17 Jul 2014 - 8:44am - 0 Comments
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