Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook preview the WGC Bridgestone Invitational, where Dustin Johnson seeks a third straight World Golf Championships crown and Jordan Spieth tunes up ahead of trying to complete the career Grand Slam at next week’s PGA Championship. They also look at this week’s Women’s British Open and review Bernhard Langer‘s third senior major title of 2017.
Back in its accustomed slot on the PGA Tour calendar with the PGA Championship to follow, the WGC Bridgestone Invitational provides a formidable challenge as the lead-in to the season’s final major.
Golf: As Bernhard Langer heads back across the Atlantic with his 10th senior major title, Rory McIlroy heads into the 2017 stretch run without his longtime caddie.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook dissect Jordan Spieth‘s compelling Open Championship triumph at Royal Birkdale before delving into this week’s RBC Canadian Open, which plays its 108th edition this week. World No.1 Dustin Johnson and Open runner-up Matt Kuchar headline a lineup at Glen Abbey GC that’s otherwise rather light on top names.
The PGA Tour’s longest continuously running non-major tees off this week when the RBC Canadian Open conducts its 108th edition at Glen Abbey Golf Club outside Toronto.
Golf: Jordan Spieth’s adventuresome comeback wasn’t the only big news coming out of Royal Birkdale, accompanied by the first 62 recorded in a major and a spike in U.S. TV ratings.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook look ahead to the final round of the Open Championship, where Jordan Spieth has opened a gap of three shots over Matt Kuchar and no fewer than six over everyone else. Can anyone mount a Sunday charge at Royal Birkdale to keep the Texan from a third major title?
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook look back at the first two 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.