Category Archive for "Golf"

McIlroy poised for more success at the Earth Course

Nov 20 2019

In the world of pre-tournament golf handicapping, there aren’t too many times a player is listed at 4-to-1 or better to win…

Closing the deal: Examining success rates by 54-hole leaders

Nov 13 2019

Hours before the six-man, floodlit playoff under the stars Sunday in Turkey, Matthias Schwab looked like he would sail to his first…

Three straight in Turkey for Rose?

Nov 06 2019

 This week at the Turkish Airlines Open, Justin Rose can do something no player has achieved in more than a decade: win…

This week’s defending champion primed for breakout 2020

Oct 30 2019

Forecasting breakout success in professional golf – or any sport, really – can be a risky limb to latch onto at times.…

Why Justin Thomas is underrated

Oct 23 2019

Not yet 27 years old, Justin Thomas is running out of potential ‘firsts’ in his professional golf career. Major championship? Check. Player…

10 Notes to Know: October 21, 2019

Oct 20 2019

Justin Thomas won the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges, his eleventh career PGA Tour victory. Thomas is the fifth player since World…

Day looks to begin bounce-back season at CJ Cup

Oct 16 2019

For the most part, 2019 has been a year to forget on the golf course for Jason Day. Day did not qualify…

Koepka kicks off PGA Tour season in Vegas

Oct 02 2019

Playing for the first time since being passed over for PGA Tour Player of the Year, world number one Brooks Koepka begins…

Rahm the king of consistency since turning pro

Sep 25 2019

If it weren’t for the Houdini-like escapism and clutch putting Danny Willett flashed on the back nine Sunday, Jon Rahm would have…

The uphill climb: starting a golf tournament 10 shots back

Aug 21 2019

For all who orbit the professional golf solar system, routine is a shared state of being. Of the 45 tournaments held so…