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2015 WGC-Cadillac Match Play: Records for all 64 players

Match play at the professional level is pretty much impossible to predict. Why? The players are all so good in the pro game that the difference between Rory McIlroy and George Coetzee over one 18-hole sample is pretty much non-existent. Just like we see every March with the NCAA Tournament, upsets happen at a pretty […]

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Golf needs more match play

Finland’s Mikko Ilonen was able to outlast Henrik Stenson on Sunday at the London Golf Club to win the 2014 Volvo World Match Play Championship for the first time. It’s his fifth win on the European Tour, and he’s going to get a lot out of this, including a sizeable jump in the Official World […]

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2014 WGC-Accenture Match Play: Records for all 64 players

With the WGC-Accenture Match Play set to go this week at Dove Mountain, I took a look at the match play records for each player across all forms of professional match play.¬†Each player is shown below with their records in the following areas: WGC-Accenture Match Play (2009-2013): This shows their record at Dove Mountain, the […]

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How can professional golf improve?

Yesterday at Devil Ball, Shane Bacon posted a piece on his ten things that he would like to see changed in professional golf. It’s well done and worth the read without question, and if you’re one of the few who has read my blog from time to time, you know that as much as I […]

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Presidents Cup Day Two Betting Preview

Team USA got out in front of the International side on Thursday, taking a 3.5-2.5 advantage in the 2013 Presidents Cup. The second session goes on Friday, with the teams playing foursomes instead of fourballs. So, the players will be alternating shots instead of playing their own ball. Let’s look at the matches and the […]

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Team USA has the lead at the Presidents Cup

After one day at the Presidents Cup, Team USA carries a 3.5-2.5 lead over the Internationals as we head to Friday. Full results are below along with a few thoughts, GIFs and videos. Day One Results Graham DeLaet & Jason Day def. Hunter Mahan & Brandt Snedeker (1 up) Adam Scott & Hideki Matsuyama halved […]

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Presidents Cup Betting Preview: Day One Matches

The 2013 Presidents Cup starts on Thursday morning with six fourball matches, featuring all twelve members of both the American and International squads. The two captains, Nick Price and Fred Couples, made their pairings and matchups public on Wednesday, so let’s take a quick look at them and the odds for each. Match One: Graham […]

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Spieth, Simpson, Leishman and de Jonge make the Presidents Cup

The teams for the 2013 Presidents Cup are now set, as Team USA captain Fred Couples and International captain Nick Price have made their two additional picks to compliment their ten qualified players. Couples selected Jordan Spieth and Webb Simpson, while Price went with Australian Marc Leishman and fellow Zimbabwean Brendon de Jonge. Full teams […]

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2013 WGC-Accenture Match Play: Records for all 64 players

With the WGC-Accenture Match Play set to go this week, I took a look at the past records of the 64 entered players in match play type events. Each player is shown with their records in the following areas: WGC-Accenture Match Play (2009-2012): Their WGC record at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, where the event is […]

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