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The newly elected 39th President of the PGA of America, Derek Sprague, stopped by "Morning Drive" to discuss his new role as well as the many plans and initiatives, including the Ryder Cup task force, that he will oversee to help drive golf's success in the future.
Open Championship 2011 Day Seven
When I come to the United Kingdom for a golf related event, the weather is always a factor that I relish. You come to expect the unexpected in this part of the world and this weekend did not disappoint.
19 Jul 2011 - 2:17pm - 0 Comments
Open Championship 2011 Day Six
I was up early because I wanted to walk all 18 holes at Royal St. George’s and in doing so follow the threesome of Steve Stricker, Lee Westwood and Charl Schwartzel, which teed off at 9:10 a.m.
19 Jul 2011 - 2:09pm - 0 Comments
Phil the Thrill comes so close, still celebrates with Clarke
SANDWICH, England (AP) -- The smile remained fixed on Phil Mickelson's face long after the circumstances of the day should have wiped it off.
17 Jul 2011 - 5:30pm - 0 Comments
Darren Clarke wins the 2011 Open Championship
SANDWICH, England (AP) -- Darren Clarke gave little Northern Ireland another big championship Sunday at the Open Championship.
17 Jul 2011 - 1:49pm - 0 Comments
Clarke wins the 2011 Open Championship
SANDWICH, England (AP) -- Darren Clarke gave Northern Ireland another major championship Sunday.
17 Jul 2011 - 1:08pm - 0 Comments
Lewis wins Silver Medal as low amateur
SANDWICH, England (AP) -- Tom Lewis of England finished as the leading amateur in the Open Championship on Sunday, capturing the silver medal and completing a memorable week at Royal St. George's.
17 Jul 2011 - 11:24am - 0 Comments
Clarke leads by one heading into Sunday Showdown
SANDWICH, England -- Two crafty veteran Europeans and two exciting young Americans make for a fascinating last couple of pairings for the final round of the 140th Open Championship. How did the Ryder Cup break out?
16 Jul 2011 - 3:42pm - 0 Comments
Pre-championship favorite McIlroy hangs on to hope for final round
SANDWICH, England (AP) -- Rory McIlroy says he hasn't given up hope of winning the Open Championship despite slipping nine shots off the lead after a rain-soaked third round at Royal St. George's.
16 Jul 2011 - 2:13pm - 0 Comments
Saturday Notes from the Open Championship
SANDWICH, England (AP) -- Gary Woodland was in the right rough on the 13th hole as he stared at the green, trying to figure out how to play his next shot. Then he broke into a big smile, and it had nothing to do with anything at Royal St. George's on Saturday.
16 Jul 2011 - 1:44pm - 0 Comments
Tom Watson having another strong Open Championship
SANDWICH, England -- It was a day for Watson pars. Fortunately for Tom Watson, he made a ton of them.
16 Jul 2011 - 1:19pm - 0 Comments
Glover and Clarke share lead after two rounds at Open Championship
SANDWICH, England (AP) -- A player from Northern Ireland charged up the leaderboard at the Open Championship. Just not the one you might expect.
15 Jul 2011 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments
Darren Clarke in great position heading into weekend
Summer returned to this corner of Kent on Friday morning. Apparently autumn is making an early appearance this weekend. Darren Clarke cannot wait. Clarke added a second successive 68 and held the clubhouse lead alongside America's Lucas Glover at 4-under par.
15 Jul 2011 - 1:36pm - 0 Comments
British Favorites Struggling at Open Championship
Lee Westwood was full of bluster and confidence on the eve of the Open Championship, claiming he had the patience required to conquer Royal St. George's and capture that elusive first major.
15 Jul 2011 - 11:15am - 0 Comments
Bishop's Corner: The American Dream
PGA Professional Ted Bishop shares daily thoughts from Sandwich, England on the Open Championship, the English culture and his unique perspective and experiences while on hand for the season's third major.
14 Jul 2011 - 10:52pm - 0 Comments
A Tale of Two Tom's: Thomas Bjorn and Tom Lewis Tied After Day One
Tom Lewis shares a name with one of the Open Championship's greatest champions. The kid sure lived up to it Thursday.
14 Jul 2011 - 4:36pm - 0 Comments
Amateur Tom Lewis shines while playing alongside childhood hero
Tom Lewis lives in Welwyn Garden City, the hometown of Sir Nick Faldo, three-time Open champion, and was named after Tom Watson, the five-time Open winner.
14 Jul 2011 - 4:06pm - 0 Comments
Thomas Bjorn has Strong Start at Open Championship
Thomas Bjorn was not quite the last man into the 140th Open Championship. Ricky Barnes made it in on Thursday afternoon, while Bjorn had all of two days to prepare after finding out on Monday evening that Vijay Singh had been forced to withdraw.
14 Jul 2011 - 3:31pm - 0 Comments
Bishop's Corner: Assessing the field
The PGA team got up early yesterday and met for breakfast at 6:30 a.m. Joining us in the hotel dining room were three of the players we've seen quite a bit already this week - Camilo Villegas, Matt Kuchar and Paul Casey.
13 Jul 2011 - 11:58am - 0 Comments
Bishop's Corner: Golf as it was meant to be
Some players who make the field in the Open Championship do so by their world ranking, last year's finish in this tournament or a few various other exemptions - but most play their way into the British Open through local or national qualifiers at various courses around the United Kingdom.
12 Jul 2011 - 10:12am - 1 Comments