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Bobby Jones Blackbird By Jesse Ortiz Fairway Woods Review

Orlimar's master craftsman is back with a new line of fairway woods.

Olesen, Wade Share Perth Lead After Course Record Rounds

yesterdaySports / Golf : On Par

Denmark's Thorbjorn Olesen and Australian qualifier John Wade set alight Lake Karrinyup on Thursday, blasting matching course records of eight-under-par 64 to share the opening round lead at the Perth International.

McIlroy to Skip Two Events to Focus on Lawsuit

yesterdaySports / Golf : On Par

Rory McIlroy said that mediation in a lawsuit with his former management company had failed and that he would skip two tournaments in China because he needs time to prepare for the trial.

'Brassies, Mashies, and Bootleg Scotch' By Bill Kilpatrick

BILL KILPATRICK IS THE AUTHOR of Brassies, Mashies, and Bootleg Scotch: Growing Up on America's First Heroic Golf Course. The following book information is from his publisher, University of Nebraska Press.Charming Narrative Available at Amazon /University of Nebraska Press A hundred years or so ago, kids growing up in St. Show More Summary

Volume Four Hundred Eight

The continuing Ryder Cup angst, Rory's absence, and how to handle a burglar.

Olesen, Wade Share Lead at Perth International

yesterdaySports / Golf : On Par

Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark and John Wade of Australia shot course-record 8-under 64s at the Lake Karrinyup Country Club to share the lead after the first round of the Perth International on Thursday.

Match Play Champion Ilonen Over the Dreaded Yips Now

yesterdaySports / Golf : On Par

Nine years after Mikko Ilonen was at his wits end with the dreaded putting yips, the Finn has finally cracked golf's big time by winning the Volvo World Match Play Championship.

Golf on TV: Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, Volvo World Match Play Championship, Greater Hickory Kia Classic, LPGA KEB HanaBank Championship, Hong Kong Open

The following edited content was supplied by Golf Channel in a news release. Reigning FedEx Cup champion Billy Horschel returns for this week’s Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas. Along with Horschel, Webb Simpson headlines the field as the defending champion after finishing six shots clear of the field last year. Show More Summary

Titleist Announces 915 Product Line

Each year, Titleist alternates between releasing woods and irons. This time around, it is the 915 line; the most advanced woods the company has ever produced.

Wozniacki Close to Semis After Radwanska Victory

yesterdaySports / Golf : On Par

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki all but booked her place in the semi-finals of the WTA Finals with an impressive 7-5 6-3 win over Agnieszka Radwanska on Thursday.

2015 Hall of Fame Class: Davies, O'Meara, Graham, Tillinghast

By World Golf Hall of Fame Communications St. Augustine, Fla. ( Oct. 15, 2014 ) – Laura Davies, David Graham, Mark O’Meara and A.W. Tillinghast will be enshrined into the World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum as the Class of 2015. The Induction...Show More Summary

How to Start Winning the Ryder Cup Again

Once again the U.S. was beat in the Ryder Cup. I outline some changes that we can make to turn the tide and start winning this event.

Jessica Korda Leads Blue Bay LPGA

yesterdaySports / Golf : On Par

Jessica Korda birdied five of the first eight holes Thursday and finished with a 6-under 66 to take the first-round lead in the Blue Bay LPGA.

Golf Travel: Golf Son Parc on Island of Menorca in Mediterranean Sea

All images courtesy of John Coyne. By John CoyneCopyright © John Coyne. All rights reserved. Used with permission.FROM THE AIR, THE BALEARIC ISLAND of Menorca lies open like one’s palm, smooth and pink, and crisscrossed with twisting and narrow roads that resemble so many lifelines. Show More Summary

Local Todd Sinnott Has Asia-Pacific Amateur Lead

yesterdaySports / Golf : On Par

Local golfer Todd Sinnott shot a 5-under 67 on Thursday to take a one-shot lead over 2012 champion Guan Tianlang of China after the first round of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship at Royal Melbourne.

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