Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

Tokyo Olympic golf club will allow women

Monday, March 20th, 2017

The course that will host the 2020 Tokyo Olympic golf tournament has avoided being stripped of the event by deciding to change its membership policy to include women.

PGA pros salute their former King at Arnold Palmer tournament

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Sam Saunders started the tribute with a drive from the spot on the Bay Hill range where his grandfather, Arnold Palmer, used to practice. Sixty more players followed, one after the other, ending with defending champion Jason Day.

Scottish golf club ends 273-year ban on women

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Muirfield has voted to admit female members for the first time in its 273-year history, paving the way for the Scottish golf club to again host the British Open.

Adam Hadwin has been serving notice long before PGA Tour win

Monday, March 13th, 2017

Adam Hadwin's breakout season comes as no surprise to those who have followed the Canadian's journey from golf obscurity to PGA Tour tournament champion. He had the talent, he just needed the momentum.

5 things about Adam Hadwin’s 1st PGA Tour win

Monday, March 13th, 2017

Since he shot a 59 in January, golf fans have been waiting to see when Adam Hadwin would score his first PGA win. Here are five takeaways from the Canadian's victory at the Valspar Championship.

Canada’s Adam Hadwin claims 1st PGA Tour win at Valspar

Sunday, March 12th, 2017

Canada's Adam Hadwin has earned his first PGA Tour victory.

Canada’s Adam Hadwin shoots 67 to open 4-shot lead in Valspar

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Adam Hadwin of Canada made two long birdie putts on the back nine and had a 4-under 67 to extend his lead to four shots in the Valspar Championship as he goes for his first PGA Tour victory.

Birdie binge gives Canada’s Adam Hadwin lead at Valspar Championship

Friday, March 10th, 2017

Canada's Adam Hadwin started the back nine with five straight birdies and posted a 7-under 64 to build a one-shot lead going into the weekend of the Valspar Championship.

Dustin Johnson ends Day’s 47-week reign as world No. 1

Sunday, February 19th, 2017

Dustin Johnson has gone to No. 1 in the world with a world-class performance at Riviera.

Tiger Woods to miss 2 February tourneys to treat back problems

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Tiger Woods is pulling out of his next two tournaments because of ongoing back problems. He was scheduled to play at Riviera next week in Los Angeles for the first time since 2006 and the Honda Classic the following week near his Florida home.