When confronted with a downhill lie, you must go through your "mental checklist" to assure a good shot: 1. Choose a more lofted club; the sloping terrain will de-loft your club. 2. Set your body and weight toward the angle of the hill. 3.
Golf trick shots, Down Under edition
Australia has had its fair share of world-class golfers -- Peter Thomson, Greg Norman, Adam Scott, for example -- so it's no surprise that Aussies are more than capable of putting together some clever trick shots of their own.
12 Oct 2014 - 10:14am - 0 Comments
Shanshan Feng rallies with final-round 63 to win LPGA Malaysia title
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- China's Shanshan Feng rallied to win the LPGA Malaysia on Sunday for her fourth LPGA Tour title, playing a six-hole stretch on the back nine in 6 under.
12 Oct 2014 - 8:33am - 0 Comments
Sang-Moon Bae takes lead at Frys.com Open; Kuchar makes charge
NAPA, Calif. -- Sang-Moon Bae ran off five consecutive birdies early in the third round Saturday at the Frys.com Open, and that was a lot of fun. His big finish was more important.
11 Oct 2014 - 8:22pm - 0 Comments
Kirk Triplett eagles final hole to take two-shot lead at SAS Championship
CARY, N.C. -- Kirk Triplett holed out from 143 yards for eagle on the par-4 18th hole Saturday to take a two-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's SAS Championship.
11 Oct 2014 - 5:55pm - 0 Comments
Stricker's halftime shot is a near-miss
Stricker's halftime shot is a near-miss
11 Oct 2014 - 2:40pm - 0 Comments
Steve Stricker takes shot at Camp Randall Stadium during Wisconsin football game
Steve Stricker has seen his fair share of wild shots, but he may have just hit the craziest one of his career Saturday afternoon. 
11 Oct 2014 - 2:14pm - 0 Comments
Portugal Masters shortened to 54 holes, with Levy up by three shots
VILAMOURA, Portugal -- Alexander Levy will start the final day of the Portugal Masters with a three-shot lead after the rest of the field failed to catch the Frenchman while finishing a rain-hit second round on Saturday.
11 Oct 2014 - 1:45pm - 0 Comments
Happy 25th birthday, Michelle Wie
Happy 25th birthday, Michelle Wie
11 Oct 2014 - 10:27am - 0 Comments
Lyle celebrates after making cut at Frys.com Open
The drink of choice in the Napa Valley is usually red or white, but for Jarrod Lyle, a cold beer was a perfect way to celebrate Friday.
11 Oct 2014 - 9:51am - 0 Comments
Pornanong Phatlum shoots 65 to grab three-stroke lead at LPGA Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Thailand's Pornanong Phatlum made six birdies on the front nine on her way to a 6-under 65 Saturday that gave her a three-shot lead after the third round of the LPGA Malaysia tournament.
11 Oct 2014 - 9:26am - 0 Comments
Happy 25th birthday, Michelle Wie
It's been one heck of a year for Michelle Wie. From snapping a four-year winless drought in her native Hawaii earlier this season to becoming U.S. Open champion, Wie's had a season to dream about.
11 Oct 2014 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
Watch Billy Hurley's slam-dunk ace at Silverado
It was a good news-bad news day Friday for Billy Hurley III at the Frys.com Open. The bad news? He shot a second-round 74 to miss the cut by one stroke. The good news? He made a shot worthy of ESPN's Play of the Day. Watch and listen:  
11 Oct 2014 - 8:43am - 0 Comments
Stricker set to try shot from stadium scoreboard
Why is Steve Stricker swinging a golf club from on top of a scoreboard at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, Wis. this morning? Check out this tweet:
11 Oct 2014 - 2:05am - 0 Comments
Martin Laird shoots second 67 in a row to move one up at Frys.com Open
NAPA, Calif. -- Martin Laird wasn't sure what to expect out of his game after a seven-week break. He hasn't found too much wrong after two rounds of the Frys.com Open.
10 Oct 2014 - 10:12pm - 0 Comments
Kuchar makes move at Frys.com Open
Fresh off a spot at the Ryder Cup, Matt Kuchar found his groove on Saturday with a 6-under 66 to move into a tie for third after three rounds of the Frys.com Open. He trails leader Sang-Moon Bae by five strokes.
10 Oct 2014 - 9:16pm - 0 Comments
Levy shoots 61 to surge into second-round lead at Portugal Masters
VILAMOURA, Portugal -- Alexander Levy of France surged into the clubhouse lead on Friday with a 10-under 61 in the rain-affected second round at the Portugal Masters.
10 Oct 2014 - 6:35pm - 0 Comments
Birdie on final hole boosts Guy Boros to Day 1 lead at SAS Championship
CARY, N.C. -- Guy Boros birdied the final hole on Friday for a 6-under 66 and a one-stroke lead over Tom Lehman and Marco Dawson after the first round of the Champions Tour's SAS Championship.
10 Oct 2014 - 6:03pm - 0 Comments
Video: Tips for chipping
Video: Tips for chipping
10 Oct 2014 - 4:06pm - 0 Comments
So Yeon Ryu overtakes Lewis for lead at Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- So Yeon Ryu of South Korea shot a 6-under 65 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead halfway through the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia, the second event of the tour's six-tournament Asian swing.
10 Oct 2014 - 1:10pm - 0 Comments