Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook look back at the first day days of the Open Championship, where weather has been predictably unpredictable and Jordan Spieth holds a two-shot lead at the midway point at Royal Birkdale. Second belongs to Matt Kuchar, with Ian Poulter and U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka lurking another shot back.
Since the last seven major championships have been won by first-time major winners, can co-favorite Rickie Fowler make it eight straight?
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook take an in-depth look at the Open Championship, as golf’s top names descend on Royal Birkdale for the 10th time. Few favorites arrive on form, and Birkdale tends to reward those who already have major-championship pedigrees. Also, a review of last week’s U.S. Women’s Open, Senior Players Championship and other news.
This week, The Open Championship will tee off for the 146th time. Despite being large on volume, it has never become a tournament that is too much of a good thing.
Golf: One major championship loses a past leader, a women’s major crowns a new champion and attention turns across the Atlantic for this week’s major.
Weekly point totals, rules and team rosters for our season-ending 11-event fantasy golf game.
With many of the world’s top-ranked players already overseas preparing for the Open Championship a good opportunity exists for one player who has yet to qualify for the seasons second major of 2017 to earn a late spot with a top-five result at this week’s John Deere Classic in Illinois.
Move beyond the notion that the U.S. Women’s Open is being played at one of President Trump’s stable of golf clubs, and the premier major in women’s golf offers an array of storylines and no real favorite.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook take on a jam-packed set of tournament previews – not only the John Deere Classic and Scottish Open as final tuneups for the Open Championship, but majors elsewhere at the U.S. Women’s Open and Senior Players Championship. The latest Open Championship odds also get a look.
After a year’s detour as part of Olympic scheduling, the John Deere Classic is back in its traditional slot as the final stateside tuneup for the Open Championship. Though it may lack front-end star power, the event has a way of making its own headlines.