[b]The Year in Golf Architecture[/b][i]I always thought this site needed a Year in Review, so I’ll take a stab. This follows the Year in order with an attempt to identify the biggest stories. Point out any facts that are not accurate and I’ll fix them. Show More Summary
This past weekend at the Franklin Templeton Shootout was the debut of Fox Sports’ golf coverage, featuring Joe Buck and Greg Norman on the call. Golf websites are buzzing with […]
Greg Chalmers GREG CHALMERS PUT IN A LONG day at the office on Sunday. But it was a very good day for the 41-year-old western Australian. Chalmers outlasted Wade Ormsby and Masters champion Adam Scott in a seven-hole playoff to win the Australian PGA Championship at Royal Pines on the Gold Coast. Show More Summary
Who better to see your first ace than your dad? Shaun O'Meara, son of two-time 1998 major winner Mark O'Meara, enjoyed that special moment on Sunday during the final round of the PNC Father-Son Challenge in Orlando, Fla. Playing theShow More Summary
As it turns out, Fred Couples could be the guy asked to end the United States' three-match Ryder Cup losing streak. Couples, according to Golf.com, has been contacted by the 11-person PGA of America Ryder Cup task force about the possibility...Show More Summary
Slicing one into the trees isn’t the best way to start to a hole. It can stop you from making par, add unnecessary strokes to your score, and prevent you from breaking 80. If you’re playing a match in your … Continue reading ?
Hitting fat, thin, and topped shots isn’t any fun. But it’s what happens when you fail to make solid contact with your irons. You probably know this. You probably also know the feel of a solidly struck ball, which requires … Continue reading ?
This is the fifth in our series of practice games, which make practicing more fun. If it’s more fun, you’ll practice more and improve your game more. Improving your putting is the fastest way to take your game to the … Continue reading ?
You can’t do anything about bad lies. Sooner or later you’ll find one. Bad lies can derail a pitch shot. Your best bet is to accept the situation. It’s part and parcel of the game of golf. Then move on. … Continue reading ?
Do bunker shots scare you? If you’re like many golfers, they do. But not as much as sloping lies do. Add some slope to bunker lies and you really get nervous. Your confidence goes right out the window. Don’t sweat … Continue reading...
Talking to The Guardian's Ewan Murray about the BBC Sports Personality of the Year
I understand that it's a cliché to wheel out the "definition of insanity
he defending champion Adam Scott of Australia three-putted for bogey on the seventh hole of a playoff to hand the Australian P.G.A. Championship to Greg Chalmers.
Adam Scott three-putted for bogey on the seventh hole of a playoff Sunday to hand the Australian PGA Championship to fellow Australian Greg Chalmers.
Bernhard and Jason Langer won the PNC Father-Son Challenge on Sunday, closing with a 13-under 59 for a two-stroke victory in the better-ball event.
South Africa's Branden Grace kept his nerve while all around him lost theirs to win the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek Country Club in South Africa on Sunday.
Branden Grace held his nerve on the final day to win the Alfred Dunhill Championship by seven shots at Leopard Creek Country Club on Sunday.
If anything, Adam Scott has one weakness in his golf game: putting. He ranked a modest 55th on the PGA Tour last year in strokes gained putting, but an abysmal 137th in one-putt percentage from inside 5 feet. It was the latter liability...Show More Summary
Englishman Lee Westwood won his second Thailand Golf Championship with a one-stroke victory over Australian Marcus Fraser and Martin Kaymer of Germany at the Amata Spring Country Club on Sunday.