Rib injury? What rib injury Rory McIlory showed no signs of the injury that sidelined him for a month nor the stomach illness that had him puking a day ago, shooting a 6-under 65 to take the overall lead at the WGC-Mexico lead on Friday. The No. 3 player in the world was 4-under at … Continue reading McIlroy Blasts into WGC-Mexico Lead
Six players tied for the Day One lead at the WGC-Mexico: Ross Fisher, Phil Mickelson, Ryan Moore, Jon Rahm, Jimmy Walker, and Lee Westwood If that sounds a bit like a "turn back the clock" grouping, it is. Westwood will be 44 next month and hasn't won a tournament since taking the Maybank Malaysian Open … Continue reading Six Tied Atop Leaderboard after Round 1 at WGC-Mexico
If you notice an extra spring in the step of American golfer Phil Mickelson and caddie Jim "Bones" Mackay this weekend at the CareerBuilder Challenge, it's no illusion - both men are walking pain free. Mickelson is back from the second of two sports hernia surgeries while Mackay had both of his knees replaced a … Continue reading Phil Mickelson and Caddie Rebuilt for 2017
A year after blowing the lead at 54 holes, Brendan Steele delivered in the clutch for a victory at the Safeway Open, the first event of the 2016-2017 PGA Tour season. Steele's three straight birdies to end the tournament with a low round of 65, defeating fellow American Payton Kizzire by a single stroke. Steele … Continue reading Brendan Steele Scores Safeway Win
How psyched up over the US Ryder Cup's victory two weeks ago at Hazeltine is Phil Mickelson? He's already making plans for the 2018 installment of the biannual rivalry. Outside of winning the US Open to complete his career Grand Slam, Mickelson is already expressing interest in being on the Ryder Cup in two years … Continue reading Mickelson Makes Plans for Ryder Cup 2018
The PGA Championship begins July 28 at the Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, New Jersey. The 121-year old private club is one of the most famous in the country, with a par 70 for Majors and a total length of 7,400 yards. Both the Lower and Upper Courses were designed by A.W. Tillinghast. Baltusrol first … Continue reading PGA Championship: Baltusrol Preview Hole by Hole
Canadians will have their television sets fixed firmly on the final round of the Canadian Open come Sunday, ready to firmly affix a national hero crown on young Jared du Toit if he can do the unthinkable. du Toit is one stroke back of PGA veteran Brandt Snedeker heading into the final round of the … Continue reading Who is Jared du Toit?