Golf: While the Open Championship is headed home for its 150th edition, Tony Romo and Bubba Watson are pointing toward other athletic pursuits. Finally, Jack Nicklaus opts to step back.
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.
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.
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.
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.