Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

British Open: Spieth, Koepka begin on a tear

Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka are off to smashing starts in the British Open, both shooting a 5-under-65 to take the clubhouse lead at Royal Birkdale on Thursday.

When Lego animates you, you know you’ve made it

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Royal Birkdale is where it all began for Justin Rose. Now, there's a Lego scene to prove it.

Feng leads as Trump visit causes a stir at U.S. Women’s Open

Friday, July 14th, 2017
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Shanshan Feng maintained the lead halfway through the second round of a U.S. Women's Open that got its first visit from a sitting president.

Michelle Wie withdraws from U.S. Women’s Open

Friday, July 14th, 2017
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Michelle Wie withdrew from the U.S. Women's Open on Friday because of a neck problem. She played the final five holes of Thursday first round in pain and withdrew on the second hole of her second round the next day.

Golfers avoid ‘Trump talk’ as U.S. Open comes to his N.J. course

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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?There will be no getting around President Donald Trump for the USGA and the world's top golfers at the U.S. Women's Open this week.

Rookie Sebastian Munoz continues to lead The Greenbrier Classic

Saturday, July 8th, 2017
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Sebastian Munoz shot a 2-under 68 on Saturday to maintain a two-stroke lead over Robert Streb after the third round of The Greenbrier Classic, keeping the PGA Tour rookie in position to become the tournament's first wire-to-wire winner.

Tiger Woods says he has completed intensive program

Monday, July 3rd, 2017
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Tiger Woods says he's checked out of the clinic where he went to get help dealing with pain medications, adding he will "continue to tackle this going forward."

Kang edges Henderson to win women’s PGA Championship

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017
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Danielle Kang birdied the final hole to win the KPMG Women's PGA Championship on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title, edging defending champion Brooke Henderson.

Brooke Henderson remains in contention at women’s PGA Championship

Friday, June 30th, 2017
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Brooke Henderson of Smith Falls, Ont., shot 69 in the second round on Friday and is in a group tied for 8th at the KPMG women's PGA Championship in Olympia Fields, Ill.

Canada’s Henderson off to good start in major title defence

Thursday, June 29th, 2017
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Defending champion Brooke Henderson and 2014 U.S. Open winner Michelle Wie overcame wind and a rocky opening nine holes Thursday, shooting 3-under 68s to stake out a perch near the top of the first-round leaderboard at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship.