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DUBAI -- It has been an incredible journey for Jon Rahm on the European Tour. He has come a long way from a no-card holder to a twice Roles Series winner with victory at the DP World Tour Championship title on Sunday at The Earth course.
When trying to thread the needle backfires
Whether you're the No. 1 player in the world or the world's biggest hacker, there's one thing we all have in common: We hate dropping unnecessary shots.
6 Dec 2016 - 8:52am - 0 Comments
15 of our favorite Ryder Cup moments
It's a bummer that the Ryder Cup is played only once every two years. Thanks to all the highlights the matches produce, however, I think it's fair to say there's enough to look back on to hold us over for 24 months. Don't you think?
5 Dec 2016 - 11:17am - 0 Comments
Best of celebrities playing golf in 2016
If there's one thing that people in the United States and across the world love, it's celebrity. We seem to always want to know what famous people are up to.
5 Dec 2016 - 8:35am - 0 Comments
The 11 greatest golf vines of all time
On the surface, golf and Vine may seem like polar opposites. Golf is a game to be enjoyed over the course of several hours, drawing on hundreds of years of tradition. Vine is to be consumed six seconds at a time, not requiring any preexisting knowledge or experience.
4 Dec 2016 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
How Tiger fared on Sunday
Tiger Woods has always taken pride in his ability to grind throughout a round. Even after making his first competitive start in 15 months, that "grinder" mentality was alive and well this week at the Hero World Challenge... especially in a trying final round on Sunday.
4 Dec 2016 - 3:23pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth climbs leaderboard with eagle pitch in
Jordan Spieth moved himself up the leaderboard in fashion at the Hero World Challenge on Sunday. At the par-5 15th hole, Spieth had a remarkable pitch in from an awkward lie for eagle. Check it out:
4 Dec 2016 - 2:56pm - 0 Comments
Brooks Koepka holes out from bunker
Brooks Koepka is most well-known for his remarkable long game. On Sunday at the Hero World Challenge, though, he flashed some brilliance with his short game.
4 Dec 2016 - 2:20pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods gets creative with putter off green; uses a wedge on green too
Not all pars are created equal. Most of the time with PGA Tour players, pars are made in the "routine" way. For instance, on a par 3: Tee shot on green, two putts, move along to the next hole.
4 Dec 2016 - 1:16pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson hilariously walks in birdie putt at Hero World Challenge
Bubba Watson is the defending champion at this week's Hero World Challenge. Though he's not going to successfully defend his title, he did provide a fantastic highlight on the par-5 third hole Sunday.
4 Dec 2016 - 12:03pm - 0 Comments
How Tiger fared on Saturday
Remember how spectacular Tiger Woods was in the early 2000s? Well, that's how he looked when he began the third round of the Hero World Challenge on Saturday at Albany in the Bahamas. But he just couldn't keep the momentum for all 18 holes.
3 Dec 2016 - 4:08pm - 0 Comments
Hideki Matsuyama holes out for eagle at Hero World Challenge
Japan's Hideki Matsuyama has been on fire globally, lately.
3 Dec 2016 - 2:35pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods holes out from bunker for birdie
Buckle up, folks. We've been waiting a long, long time for Tiger Woods to make his return to the game. So far, he isn't disappointing. In fact, he's straight up looking like early-2000s Tiger Woods at Albany in the third round of the Hero World Challenge today.
3 Dec 2016 - 1:29pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy surprises 9-year-old on Irish television show
He's genuine and honest in interviews. He's a fabulous golfer, already sporting four major victories at age 27. And, perhaps his greatest attribute, he's GREAT to kids. That last part was on display back in Ireland on Friday night.
3 Dec 2016 - 10:31am - 0 Comments
How Tiger fared on Friday
On Thursday, in his first competitive round in 466 days, Tiger Woods showed flashes of brilliance and was actually 4 under through eight holes and tied for the lead at the Hero World Challenge.
2 Dec 2016 - 2:30pm - 0 Comments
Best major championship moments of 2016
It's no surprise that the best moments in golf each year come from the four major championships.   This year was no exception.   Here is an extensive list of all our favorite moments from the Masters, U.S.
2 Dec 2016 - 2:05pm - 0 Comments
How Tiger fared on Thursday
The return of Tiger Woods to competitive golf for the first time in 15 months -- 467 days to be exact -- got off to an amazing start on Thursday... then ended with ripples in the water to the left of the 18th fairway after another pulled drive.
1 Dec 2016 - 4:33pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth pitches in for unlikely eagle
Though all the talk has been around Tiger Woods this week at the Hero World Challenge -- and rightfully so seeing as it's his event and he hasn't played in 15 months -- let us not forget that it's also a pretty darned loaded field.
1 Dec 2016 - 1:59pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods shows some early chipping magic at Hero World Challenge
Tiger Woods is playing golf in competition today for the first time in 15 months.
1 Dec 2016 - 12:48pm - 0 Comments
Top 9 animal encounters on the golf course in 2016
Getting out on the golf course for four hours. Ahhh. There's nothing better, am I right? The perfectly manicured fairways and greens, the smell of freshly cut grass, the trees, the serenity, the... OH MY GOSH! LOOK OUT! IT'S A GATOR!
1 Dec 2016 - 11:58am - 0 Comments