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7 Amazing Stats from the WGC-Bridgestone
With his eighth Bridgestone win in his 14th appearance at the prestigious World Golf Championship event at storied Firestone Country Club, Tiger Woods added to what might be the greatest record by any single golfer at any single tournament. Woods...
Rob Doster
11 months ago
Golf
Tiger Woods Tames Firestone with 61
The one missing accomplishment on Tiger Woods' resume remains elusive. Woods flirted with a 59 on Friday before settling for a 9-under par 61 to take a seven-shot lead into the weekend at the WGC Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country...
Rob Doster
11 months ago
Golf
The next round of Molsons is on Sneds.An intriguing weekend at Ontario's Glen Abbey Golf Club concluded with the World's No. 7 player, Brandt Snedeker, outlasting Dustin Johnson and Matt Kuchar, among others, to win the RBC Canadian Open,...
Rob Doster
11 months ago
Golf
Phil Mickelson Thrills with British Open Win
So Phil Mickelson has finally won an Open. Just not the one we thought he’d win.  One of the greatest rounds in major championship history gave Mickelson his fifth career major, and perhaps the most unlikely: Before Sunday,...
Rob Doster
11 months ago
Golf
Can Phil Mickelson win?Shockingly, given Mickelson's creativity and brilliant wedge play, the Open Championship is historically his weakest major. He has contended only twice and missed the cut last year at Royal Lytham. But his Scottish Open...
Rob Doster
12 months ago
Golf
Here's what some possible contenders are saying leading up to this week's Open Championship at Muirfield Golf Course: • Tiger Woods: "I feel very good about my game. I felt very, very good going into major championships. I...
Rob Doster
12 months ago
Golf
It may have turned into the Snore by the Shore, but it was a weekend of milestones for Rory McIlroy, who's out-Tigering Tiger Woods at the same point in their respective careers. In 27 holes of rain-delayed Sunday golf at the formidable Ocean...
Rob Doster
12 months ago
Golf
A roundup of the amazing numbers that have the golf world abuzz: 19 Jordan Spieth, a 19-year-old phenom who seems to have already been around awhile, became the first teenager to win a PGA Tour event since Ralph Guldahl in 1931 when his par...
Rob Doster
12 months ago
Golf
A few highlights of an interesting holiday weekend in golf:• Has anyone had a stranger season than Graeme McDowell? His last eight appearances on the PGA and European Tours go something like this: missed cut, win, missed cut, win, missed cut,...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
The PGA Tour has acknowledged that the USGA ban on anchored putting strokes will apply to Tour events as of Jan. 1, 2016.“In making its decision, the Policy Board recognized that there are still varying opinions among our membership, but...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
Even while winning 78 PGA Tour events and 14 majors, Tiger Woods has suffered an alarming litany of injuries, to the point that we have to wonder whether he’ll ever be truly healthy again. On the occasion of his latest malady (a strained left...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
He wasn't the people's choice, but Justin Rose, an overnight success 15 years in the making, grabbed the 2013 U.S. Open by the throat with a clutch final-round 70 — the only score among the leaders to equal par. His 1-over finish gave him an...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
Phil Mickelson had perhaps the greatest round of a great career, shooting a final-round 66 to win the British Open by three shots after starting the day five behind leader Lee Westwood. One key to the victory was his laser 3-wood second shot to the...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
This is your daily link roundup of our favorite sports posts on the web for June 14. • "Man of Steel" opens this weekend, which prompted Coed to count down the sexiest Lois Lanes of all time. Amy Adams ranks pretty high on that list. • Last...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
• AMP CELL DriverPut a little pizzazz in your golf bag with this new driver by COBRA golf. The driver looks good — it comes in silver, blue, red or orange — and performs great. Golfers can set six different lofts/trajectories with...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
• Adams Golf Idea Super S Hybrid Bought by TaylorMade-adidas Golf last year, Adams Golf continues to churn out quality clubs for all skill levels. The newest line, called Super S, was designed to be easy to hit. The Cut-Thru sole slot on the...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
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• Bridgestone GolfAll three e-Series golf balls (e5, e6 and e7) have experienced an aerodynamic upgrade in 2013, utilizing a new 326-seamless dual dimple pattern. Dimples that are six percent larger and cover 2.5 percent more surface area on...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
• Bridgestone GolfAll three e-Series golf balls (e5, e6 and e7) have experienced an aerodynamic upgrade in 2013, utilizing a new 326-seamless dual dimple pattern. Dimples that are six percent larger and cover 2.5 percent more surface area on...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
• Mizuno JPX-825 IronsMizuno calls these irons "the longest and most forgiving irons in the company’s history." That should get your attention. Mizuno’s distance-generating JPX technologies of Hot Metal and MAX COR create...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
Thursday, June 13 9 a.m.-3 p.m. ESPN First Round   3-5 p.m. NBC First Round   5-7 p.m. ESPN First Round (Part II...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
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Here are some of the stories we'll be following when the players tee it up at the Merion Golf Club for the 2013 U.S. Open on Thursday morning: Is Merion Tough Enough? In the clubhouse at Merion Golf Club hangs the iconic photo that has found...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
• Cleveland 588 RTX wedgesMore precise U-Groves that are 16 percent larger and directionally milled on a new Rotex Face create more friction at impact on these new wedges, potentially adding more spin control for players. A sole that is wider...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
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Call it a knee-jerk reaction, but Phil Mickelson's stunning sprint to the Claret Jug has caused us to revisit our rankings. Lefty now holds three of the four majors and gets extra credit for his record six runner-ups in the one he doesn't...
Rob Doster
1 year ago
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Struggling with what to buy Dad this Father's Day? If he's a golfer who loves new toys, gadgets and gizmos, you have plenty of options. Anything that promises to improve his game — or make his life simpler on the course — is worth exploring....
Rob Doster
1 year ago
Golf
On the eve of the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club, we've compiled some statistical tidbits: Last foreign winner:  Rory McIlroy, Northern Ireland, 2011  Last to defend title successfully:  Curtis Strange, 1989  Last...
Rob Doster
1 year ago

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