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Stricker and O’Hair Capture QBE Shootout

3 days agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

Although an unofficial event, the QBE Shootout at Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Florida hosted some great players and notably Lexi Thompson who was the lone female in the field and paired up with Tony Finau for the week. The pair shot a -21 in the team event and finished T-4. Show More Summary

Golf School: Birdie the Birdie Holes

3 days agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

A recent Golf Digest article discussed “Tweener”- holes as the ones that a par isn’t really a par… for you. This could go either way, but in this case we’ll discuss the holes that are birdie holes for your game and where a par usually feels like a bogey. With a cruel game like ours, you […] The post Golf School: Birdie the Birdie Holes appeared first on Off the Deck.

USGA and R&A Release New Rules to be Applied on Jan 1st, 2018.

3 days agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

A first step in adapting our game to our present day’s reality was taken when the USGA and R&A announced on Monday that a few of the proposed rules will take effect on January 1st. A “working group”, which includes the PGA Tour, European...Show More Summary

Butch Harmon: ” ‘never say never’ when it comes to Tiger Woods. “

last weekSports / Golf : Off The Deck

We watched a healthy Tiger Woods this past weekend and got a few flashes of his incredible talent even after being 301 rounds out of competitive golf. He finished T-9’th for the week and walked off the course feeling no pain at all.Show More Summary

Golf School: Splash Your Bunker Shots Like Rickie

last weekSports / Golf : Off The Deck

“He just made me look like I was playing absolutely horribly,” said Patrick Reed, who was paired with Fowler on Sunday at Albany. “Once he got his speed down on the first hole, making the first putt, it just seemed like the hole was about the size of a dinner plate. It was awesome to […] The post Golf School: Splash Your Bunker Shots Like Rickie appeared first on Off the Deck.

Fowler Shares Tiger’s Spotlight with a Sunday 61 and the Win at Hero

last weekSports / Golf : Off The Deck

Bahamian sun, Tiger’s return and Rickie had us on 59 watch for the final day, what a tournament! The Hero World Challenge offered everything we needed as winter ramps up in (North) North America. Tiger came out of the gate strong for...Show More Summary

Golf School: Grip the Putter Loosely

2 weeks agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

We all know that a deceleration through the swing or stroke results in some of the worst shots in golf. This thought during the putting stroke, however, usually makes us grip the putter too tight and block the putt outside because the face isn’t able to close. Show More Summary

Tiger, Trump, DJ and Faxon Tee it up in Jupiter.

2 weeks agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

The President stepped away from his duties for an afternoon to tee-it-up with three big-league golfers at Trump National in Jupiter and it gave us a peek at Tiger’s swing before his comeback this week at the Hero World Challenge. Brad Faxon penned-in to Golf Week with some details of the round. Show More Summary

Rookie Cameron Davis Takes Aussie Open

2 weeks agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

The Emirates Australian Open hosted a field largely comprised of Aussies but also had British Open winner Jordan Speith on hand to battle it out with Jason Day and his countrymen. Even with a couple of the game’s best in the field, Cameron...Show More Summary

Brooks Koepka Wins Japan’s Dunlop Phoenix Event by 9 Shots

3 weeks agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

Brooks Koepka took Japan by storm as he grabs a Tiger-esque win by 9 shots over the runner-up group at the Japan Tour’s Dunlop Phoenix Event. After shooting a 20 under-par for the week, he was within one shot of the tournament record. Show More Summary

Jeremy Roenick Catches Rattlesnake With Golf Clubs

3 weeks agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

Jeremy Roenick never backed down from a hockey fight so it was no shock to see him go toe-to-toe with a rattlesnake in Arizona this past weekend. After pinning it down with a couple irons, the retired hockey legend picked the rattling...Show More Summary

Jon Rahm’s Win at DP Championship Earns Tommy Fleetwood Race to Dubai Win

3 weeks agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

The European Tour season came to an end on Sunday and Spaniard, Jon Rahm concluded his epic season with a W at the DP World Tour Championship. Rahm shot a final-round 67 to beat Kiradech Aphibarnrat and Shane Lowry by two shots. “I could...Show More Summary

Euro Stars Give Bad Lessons to Fans … And They Listen!

last monthSports / Golf : Off The Deck

Spend enough time playing our tough game and you’ll end up being on the receiving or giving end of a few tips and tricks. Everyone’s got a solution for your slice and they’re quick to get a towel under your armpit or an alignment stick in your trousers to add humiliation to your open club-face. Show More Summary

Golf School: Make the Percentage Play When Approaching the Green

last monthSports / Golf : Off The Deck

In Sunday’s win, Patton Kizzire had a once shot lead over Fowler and an awkward stance hitting his approach shot. He could have chased the pin trying to secure the win with a birdie but he decided to just hit the green and play for the par. Show More Summary

Patton Kizzire’s First PGA Tour Win at Mayakoba

last monthSports / Golf : Off The Deck

The beautiful Mayakoba Resort in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico hosted the Tour last week for the OHL Classic and Sunday’s finish didn’t disappoint as Rickie Fowler chased down Patton Kizzire to the final hole. Weather delays plagued the tournament and led to a 36-hole finish on Sunday in soft conditions. Show More Summary

Golf School: How to Putt On US Open-Style Greens

last monthSports / Golf : Off The Deck

A wise man once told me that “a good golf course has to protect itself with long rough and hard greens”. A fan of Seth Raynor and Donald Ross courses who are notorious for defending their holes with slope-riddled, fast and hard greens,...Show More Summary

Justin Rose With Back-to-Back Wins at WGC and Turkish Airlines

last monthSports / Golf : Off The Deck

After a late rally-win at the WGC-HSBC Champions in China, Justin Rose kept his rally-cap on this past weekend at the Turkish Airlines Open with three birdies in the last four holes to grab the “W” and to spring into contention in the Race to Dubai. Show More Summary

Patrick Cantlay Gets First Win in Las Vegas After Early Career Challenges

last monthSports / Golf : Off The Deck

When turning pro in 2012 after winning the Nicklaus Award at UCLA, Patrick Cantlay was a top prospect for tour wins, but given a back injury that sat him out for three years and a life-changing event that ended his best friend and caddy’s life in 2016, Cantlay’s career didn’t pan out like anyone expected. Show More Summary

Jordan Speith Opens Up About Head-Games with Obama

2 months agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

Jordan Speith tee-ed it up with Barack Obama at his home course in Texas recently and while on the Late Late Show with James Corden, he revealed how the 44th President got into his head and ended up winning the match. While on the 7th...Show More Summary

Golf School: Justin Rose on Pulling Off Any Shot

2 months agoSports / Golf : Off The Deck

Pros, unlike most amateurs, use course management and high-percentage shots to get themselves out of trouble and to keep themselves in the hole or tournament. They practice these shots to increase their chances of success when needed. Show More Summary

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