Last week, Golf Channel gave golf fans a great Christmas present if they turned on their televisions: a marathon of Shell’s Wonderful World of Golf, featuring broadcasts from both the original run in the 1960’s and 70’s and the most recent reboot from the 90’s and early 2000’s. In case you’re unaware, Shell’s Wonderful World […]
Welcome to the 2015 Golf Preview, where I’ll take a look at selected golfers and examine what to expect over the next twelve months. Today, we look at some players who I didn’t have full thoughts on, but still warranted mentioning.
#489635699 / gettyimages.com Martin Kaymer survived a weather delay, and some suspect play down the stretch, to win the 2014 Players Championship under darkness at TPC Sawgrass. What Happened Coming into the day, Kaymer was tied at the top with Jordan Spieth at 12-under par but some notable names also lurked at just three shots […]
Punch Shots is a collection of stories that I didn’t get around to earlier or didn’t fit into another article. I’ll give a link to a larger story and have some quick thoughts below. The last Punch Shots: The Naked Eye Rule Tiger Woods on Twitter: “I grew up in a different era.” Anyone who’s […]
The PGA Tour is off to Vegas this week and TPC Summerlin for the playing of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. 2013 Shriners Hospitals For Children Open Fact Sheet Course: TPC Summerlin Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Yardage: 7,243 yards, par 71 Defending Champion: Ryan Moore Five Consensus Favourites: Zach Johnson, Nick Watney, Webb Simpson, […]
One week after Tiger Woods reclaimed the world’s number one ranking, Rory McIlroy is back in action with a chance to get it back, and he’ll be joined by Keegan Bradley, Phil Mickelson and a stacked field at the Shell Houston Open from Redstone Golf Club in Humble, Texas. 2013 Shell Houston Open Fact […]
On a day in which many people predicted he would fall apart, Michael Thompson hung on to win the Honda Classic. It’s the first victory on the PGA Tour for Thompson, who was best known previously for finishing as the runner-up to Webb Simpson at last year’s U.S. Open. What happened Coming into […]