Golf’s rule-makers make changes to lessen the impact of video technology after Lexi Thompson’s controversial ANA Inspiration loss.
Each week, GolfChannel.com takes a look back at the week in golf. Here’s what’s weighing on our writers’ minds. On Kevin Chappell’s emotional, long-overdue first victory … Late Sundays in golf end best when they feel like a champagne cork popping. Kevin Chappell made Sunday’s final scene at the Valero Texas Open feel like that, […]
Tiger Woods undergoes back surgery to treat ongoing pain in his back and leg which has kept him out since February.
Each week, GolfChannel.com takes a look back at the week in golf. Here’s what’s weighing on our writers’ minds. On Cristie Kerr’s 19th LPGA win … When Cristie Kerr broke through to win her first LPGA title at the Longs Drugs Challenge in 2002, she beat a field that included some of the biggest names […]
After surviving the pressure cooker of Augusta National Golf Club, even the PGA Tour’s best enjoy an opportunity to exhale. While some will do so within the comfort of their own homes this week, stepping far away from their clubs after the season’s first major, many others have opted to get right back to work […]
Last year’s #SB2K16 drew attention from all over the golf world, including legends of the game like Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus. The duo, who own 27 major titles between them, were supposed to be invited on the sequel. But #SB2K17 has begun, and we haven’t seen a glimpse of either of them in the […]
For years, Phil Mickelson held the title. Later, it was Dustin Johnson. And both in that interim and for nearly the last year, the title of the Best Player to Have Never Won a Major(!) belonged to Sergio Garcia. Garcia on Sunday finally dropped that title, topping Justin Rose in a playoff to at long […]
Masters runner-up Justin Rose believes he will contend again at Augusta National after losing a play-off to Sergio Garcia.
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Jordan Spieth has adopted a new mentality this week, ever since he took a 9, ever since he hovered near the cut line, ever since his redemption tour was briefly suspended. Swing freely. Play confidently. Keep grinding. And not give a – well, you know – about anything else. “It’s win or […]
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Rickie Fowler played his 100th round in a major championship Friday at the Masters. For the first time, he leads at the end of one. With a 5-under-par 67, the round of the day, Fowler moved into a four-way share of the lead at Augusta National. Fowler said he relished seeing his […]