Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain are joined by Joel Cook from Pro Golf Weekly to preview the Quicken Loans National, as TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm joins the rota in years where Congressional Country Club doesn’t host. Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas and Patrick Reed head up the marquee for an edition that won’t have Tiger Woods on site as tournament host.
The Quicken Loans National sets up shop at another new venue this week, as TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm welcomes the PGA Tour back to its turf more than a decade after the old Booz Allen Classic came off the schedule. The property has undergone a $20 million overhaul since then.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview the Valero Texas Open, where Charley Hoffman seeks to become the third back-to-back champion this century, while Patrick Reed and Jimmy Walker try to put the trophy boots in Texas hands. They also discuss injury updates from Dustin Johnson and Tiger Woods, plus Rory McIlroy‘s pending nuptials.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, where Phil Mickelson is a four-time champion and was runner-up to Vaughn Taylor’s improbable win last year. World No.1 Jason Day, Dustin Johnson and Olympic champ Justin Rose also headline the field.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview the CIMB Classic as the PGA Tour begins its annual two-week fall swing through Asia. U.S. Ryder Cup heroes Patrick Reed and Ryan Moore, who posted the clinching point at Hazeltine, help headline the field in Malaysia.
This group includes eight major winners including the defending British Open Champion, Zach Johnson. Johnson will try and become the first player to win back-to-back titles since Padraig Harrington in ’08/’07.
The 145th Open Championship begins Thursday at Royal Troon in Scotland. This will be the ninth championship to be held at this historic course which was founded in 1878.
Dustin Johnson follows-up on his first career major win in the U.S. Open by capturing his second World Golf Championships event in a come from behind victory over the world’s top-ranked player, Jason Day.
It’s time to make our selections for the 116th U.S. Open and two players in search of their first U.S. Open Championship heads our list…