Month: February 2019

The Masters Augusta National Golf Club is not only home of the Masters, but one of the most talked-about courses in the game. That’s not just because of its breathtaking beauty. The Alister MacKenzie–Bob Jones design provides a wonderful mix of holes where strokes can be gained and those where they can be lost. Some
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New Zealand golfer Ryan Fox won his first European Tour event on Sunday in Perth, Australia and only learned Tuesday that he would get into the WGC-Mexico Championship field. That meant a journey of more than 10,000 miles, and he did not arrive until 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, with no chance to see the golf course.
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Last Friday, at the Honda LPGA Thailand, Ariya Jutanugarn and Amy Olson plunged the golf world into chaos with this one-minute sequence: https://twitter.com/Teamfrench23/status/1098934005741740032 A casual golf fan could be forgiven for thinking that Olson’s ball hitting Jutanugarn’s and coming to a dead halt—leading to a birdie for Olson—was anything more than a piece of happy
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6:06 AM ET R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers has said that the uncertainty surrounding Brexit had caused “significant concern” ahead of this year’s Open Championship at Royal Portrush. The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29 and a potentially disorderly no-deal Brexit could leave the organisers with logistical problems as
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In the third round of the 2019 World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, Dustin Johnson pulled off clutch shots to keep his four-shot lead heading into the final round. SUBSCRIBE to PGA TOUR now: http://pgat.us/vBxcZSh The World Golf Championships – Mexico Championship returns to Chapultepec Golf Course. Phil Mickelson defends his title in Mexico City against the
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8:18 AM ET A view over the 9th green of the Hoylake golf links, Royal Liverpool. Peter Dazeley/Getty Images Royal Liverpool Golf Club has been chosen as the venue for the 2022 Open Championship. The course in Hoylake, Wirral has hosted the major championship 12 times, most recently in 2014 when Rory McIlroy won his third
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John Smoltz’s first foray into serious senior golf came at last year’s U.S. Senior Open, where he shot 85-77 at the Broadmoor to miss the cut. Not that the ultra-competitive retired pitcher was surprised. “Look, I had a flight home Saturday,” Smoltz admitted to GolfDigest.com. “I wasn’t really thinking I was going to make the
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2:10 PM ET Former Web.com golfer Johnny DelPrete was arrested Friday and charged with soliciting prostitution in the same widespread crackdown on sex trafficking in Florida that has implicated New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft. Hundreds of arrest warrants have been issued as a result of a six-month investigation, and more are expected. Ten spas
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Welcome to the Dew Sweeper, your one-stop shop to catch up on the weekend action from the golf world. From the professional tours, trending news, social media headlines and upcoming events, here’s every golf-related thing you need to know for the morning of Feb. 25. Dustin dusts the field at Chapultepec Just call Dustin Johnson
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