Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

Brooke Henderson fires a 68, in good to position to defend title in Hawaii

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Nelly Korda birdied four of her final five holes Thursday to take a two-shot lead over defending champion Brooke Henderson midway through the second round of the Lotte Championship.

Defending champion Brooke Henderson 2 shots back at Lotte Championship

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Canadian Brooke Henderson began defence of her Lotte Championship by shooting a 65 in the opening round and sits two shots back of leader Nelly Korda.

If you think Tiger enjoyed Masters win, how about the guy who won $1M bet?

Monday, April 15th, 2019
Masters Tiger Woods Wager

A Wisconsin man who claims to have never placed a bet on sports before he risked $85,000 US on Tiger Woods winning the Masters is now more than a million dollars richer.

Molinari holding off Tiger Woods, others midway through final round

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

Tiger Woods remained in contention to win his first Masters since 2005 with nine holes left to play in the final round at Augusta National. The 43-year-old sat one shot behind leader Francesco Molinari, who is trying to win his second major title.

Bryson DeChambeau aces 16th hole in final round at the Masters

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

Bryson DeChambeau used a seven-iron from 180 yards and his ball landed well to the right of the pin before feeding down the slope and into the cup for a hole-in-one on the par-three 16th in the final round at the Masters on Sunday.

Tiger among pack tied for 2nd entering Sunday at Masters

Saturday, April 13th, 2019

Francesco Molinari blocked out the buzz from Tiger Woods charging up the leaderboard Saturday at the Masters and produced solid golf that looks spectacular only on the scorecard.

Prowling Tiger produces roars at Augusta as leaderboard a logjam of stars

Friday, April 12th, 2019
Masters Golf

Tiger Woods made the largest logjam in Masters history look even bigger by making Augusta National sound as loud as ever.

Canada’s Corey Conners near the lead on 1st day of Masters

Thursday, April 11th, 2019

Canadian Corey Conners has continued his improbable roll at one of golf's biggest tournaments.

Canada’s Corey Conners vaults into early tie for lead at Masters

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
Masters Golf

Canadian Corey Conners has continued his improbable roll at one of golf's biggest tournaments. The 27-year-old native of Listowel, Ont., found himself tied for the lead of the Masters after teeing off in the first group Thursday.

Corey Conners’ story — and wife Malory’s reaction — a big hit at Masters

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

As the man in the green jacket recounted the incredulous events of the past week, Corey Conners cocked his head to one side and smiled ever so slightly. Almost as if he couldn't believe it, either.