Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook preview the newest stop on the PGA Tour’s Asian Swing – the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges in South Korea. Reigning FedExCup champion Justin Thomas heads a field featuring four of the top 16 players in the world rankings, while Players Championship titleholder Si Woo Kim is among 17 Koreans hoping to give the event a homegrown winner.
The new CJ Cup at Nine Bridges joins the PGA Tour’s Asian Swing, with 10 of the world’s top 30 players heading to South Korea. None of them, though, have played the Jeju Island venue.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook discuss top headlines – including a Safeway Open finish that wrapped up hours before wildfires roared through the Napa Valley – before turning their attention to this week’s CIMB Classic. Justin Thomas seeks to complete the PGA Tour‘s first three-peat in six years as the schedule begins a three-week Asian Swing.
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.
Greg DePalma, PSN managing editor Jeff Shain and Joel Cook from Pro Golf Weekly look inside a U.S. Open that yielded low scores on the first two days yet sent home each of the top three in the world rankings. Tommy Fleetwood, Brooks Koepka and Paul Casey top a jumbled leaderboard at Erin Hills, along with Brian Harman.
The world’s No. 1 Dustin Johnson goes for his fourth straight win and his first green jacket at this week’s Masters Tournament. Here’s an in-depth look at the favorites, top contenders, sleepers, longshots and more to keep an eye on at golf’s first major of 2017.
Rory McIlroy is not only one of the best players of our time, but he’s also one of the best in match play formats. PSN managing editor Jeff Shain believes the 27-year old Irishman will capture his second WGC title later this week as he makes the necessary preparations in his game towards winning the one major championship which has eluded him so far…The Masters.
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.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview the Safeway Open as the 2016-17 PGA Tour season gets underway with a return to Silverado Resort in California. Though the anticipated return of Tiger Woods didn’t pan out as hoped, the field still boasts Ryder Cup winners Phil Mickelson and Matt Kuchar, along with a resurgent Paul Casey.
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.