AVONDALE, La. – Fun and excitement. Good times and a lively atmosphere. For once, they’re talking about the Zurich Classic, not just the tournament’s host city. After struggling to attract star power during a quiet time on the schedule, the Zurich on Thursday will become the first official team event on the PGA Tour since […]
IRVING, Texas – Lexi Thompson cried Wednesday recounting what the last three and a half weeks have been like since a four-shot penalty in the final round of the ANA Inspiration cost her a chance to win her second major championship. “It was kind of a nightmare,” Thompson said in a news conference at the […]
Scottish Golf has introduced a funding and support package to ease the stress for amateur golfers as they turn professional.
A little bit of wedded bliss was all it took for Padraig Harrington and Sergio Garcia to bury the hatchet. The former Ryder Cup teammates have had a somewhat rocky relationship, dating back to Harrington topping Garcia at both The Open in 2007 and the PGA Championship in 2008. Days after Garcia won his first […]
The Zurich Classic has a new format and plenty of big names in the field. Here’s what You Oughta Know heading into the team event. • Field consists of 80 teams of two players; cut is low 35 teams and ties • Rounds 1 and 3: Alternate shot • Rounds 2 and 4: Best ball […]
With this year’s Zurich Classic of New Orleans a two-man team event for the first time, golf fans will be treated to some interesting interactions between players they don’t normally get to see on a weekly basis. Whether they’re good friends, brothers, or guys who barely know each other, they’re going to have to figure […]
IRVING, Texas – The new Rules of Golf decision limiting video evidence left a lot of LPGA pros scratching their heads. They walked away from Tuesday’s news unsure how the USGA and R&A’s new standards will be applied to rules infractions discovered via video and whether this new decision would have helped Lexi Thompson avoid […]
Golf’s rule-makers make changes to lessen the impact of video technology after Lexi Thompson’s controversial ANA Inspiration loss.
After a lavish wedding over the weekend, Rory McIlroy and his new bride are off to soak up some sun. McIlroy and Erica Stoll were married Saturday in a private ceremony at Ashford Castle in Ireland. According to a report from the Irish Sun, the two then flew to the Caribbean to start their honeymoon […]
AVONDALE, La. – Nothing riles up professional golfers quite like a rules controversy, a point that was reinforced Tuesday, when the move to limit video evidence was met mostly with frustration because larger, more pressing issues remain. The USGA and R&A have vowed to take a “deeper evaluation” of the issues of viewer call-ins and […]