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France’s Golf Dreams Take Form With 2018 Ryder Cup

2 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

France beat out other European bidders to win the coveted games. But the country has not embraced golf as warmly as its enthusiasts still hope.

Thomas Levet Discusses the State of French Golf

2 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

The 2011 Open de France winner describes as “bizarre” the fact that France has many male players in the European Tour, but none in the PGA Tour.

Thomas Pieters Works Hard to Make His Swing Look So Natural

2 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Pieters, one of golf’s rising stars, has all the skills, but its his dedication and determination that may take him all the way to the top.

How a Golfer’s Wife Overcame Her Addiction to Alcohol

6 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Brittany Horschel, whose husband, Billy, plays on the PGA Tour, decided to tell her story in the hopes of helping other people, especially mothers.

Tiger Woods Seeks Help for Dealing With Pain Medication

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

Woods’s agent says the 14-time major champion has checked into a clinic after his arrest May 29 on a driving-under-the-influence charge.

PGA Tour to Add Blood Testing to Its Antidoping Measures

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

Blood testing will allow the Tour to detect human growth hormone, but it still plans to use urine samples for most of its drug testing next season.

Brooks Koepka Wins U.S. Open for His First Major Title

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

Koepka’s winning score of 16 under tied Rory McIlroy’s U.S. Open record for lowest total under par, set in 2011.

On Golf: Rickie Fowler, a Major Within Reach, Leaves Empty-Handed Again

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

Fowler entered the final round of the United States Open in contention but secured only his fifth top-five finish at a major in the past four years.

On Golf: After U.S. Open Breakthrough, Brooks Koepka Thanks a Calming Force

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

Trey Jones, the golf coach at Florida State, says his former player’s great strength is accepting any criticism that will improve his game.

On the Runway: The 2017 U.S. Open Winners: Brooks Koepka and ‘Millennial Pink’

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

The very rosy palette that many players chose on the tournament’s penultimate day is already a strong favorite with young consumers.

Justin Thomas Breaks a U.S. Open Record With a 63 in the Third Round

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

With an eagle on the 18th hole, Thomas shot the best single round in relation to par, nine under, in the history of the tournament.

U.S. Open Notes: Spectator, 94, Dies at the United States Open

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

The man died on Friday afternoon of what a law enforcement official said appeared to be natural causes.

On Golf: Golfer Known as ‘Beef’ Has PB&J and No Complaints

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

Andrew Johnston, who was two under after two rounds at the United States Open, has endeared himself to fans with his good-natured personality.

Paul Casey Stumbles, Then Rallies to Challenge for the Lead

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

Casey started the second round one stroke off the lead, but a triple bogey nearly dropped him off the leaderboard before a run of late birdies put him back in second.

Phil Mickelson’s Caddie Says He Supports Decision to Withdraw From U.S. Open

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

Jim Mackay said he never considered trying to find another bag after Mickelson chose to attend his daughter’s high school graduation instead of playing at Erin Hills.

On Golf: Struggling Ernie Els Knows Picture Can Change ‘Like That’

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

The man who won the United States Open 20 years ago finished two-under par in the first round of this year’s tournament.

Rickie Fowler Takes Early Lead at the U.S. Open

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

Conditions favored those with early tee times, and his seven-under-par 65 tied the lowest score to par recorded in a first round of the event.

Blimp Crashes Near U.S. Open Golf Tournament

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

A pilot was being treated for unknown injuries.

Six to Watch, From the No. 1 to an Old Fashioned Qualifier

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

This year’s U.S. Open features golfers with gifts including power, delicate putting, determination and that special, fleeting other one: youth.

‘Claw’ and Cross-Handed Putting Styles Gain More Ground

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

An unorthodox grip on the club may look a bit feral, but some top players have made the switch.

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