Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

Canada’s Brooke Henderson cruises to Lotte Championship victory

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Canadian Brooke Henderson pulled away Saturday at gusty Ko Olina Golf Club to win the Lotte Championship for her sixth LPGA Tour victory.

Canada’s Brooke Henderson holds onto 1-shot lead at Lotte Championship

Friday, April 13th, 2018
Brooke Henderson

Brooke Henderson settled for a one-stroke lead after late struggles on the greens Friday in the Lotte Championship

Canada’s Brooke Henderson leads after 2 rounds at Lotte Championship

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Brooke Henderson remained bogey-free to take the Lotte Championship lead halfway through the second round Thursday.

Patrick Reed hangs on at Masters to win 1st major title

Sunday, April 8th, 2018

Reed pulled ahead of Jordan Spieth with an 8-foot birdie putt at the 14th hole Sunday, saved par with a 6-foot putt at No. 17 and pulled off a testy two-putt at the final hole to win with a 1-under 71. His total was a 15-under 273.

Patrick Reed pads Masters’ lead over McIlroy

Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Reed seized control of the Masters on a wet Saturday at Augusta National with a pair of eagles on the back nine and a 5-under 67 that gave him a three-shot lead. McIlroy, who chipped in for eagle on the front nine to briefly tie for the lead, made an 18-foot birdie on the final hole for a 65 to nudge a little closer.

Patrick Reed takes Masters lead, Tiger struggles to make the cut

Friday, April 6th, 2018
Masters Golf

A red-hot Patrick Reed stormed into a two-shot lead after the second round of the U.S. Masters on Friday, while a struggling Tiger Woods barely kept alive his hopes of a fairytale comeback from injury.

Tiger Woods 1-over, Canada’s Adam Hadwin 3-under as Masters begins

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Tiger Woods gave galleries at Augusta National something to cheer for in his first round at the Masters in three years. Playing partner Marc Leishman provided even more highlights, as did Canadian Adam Hadwin.

Can Tiger Woods return to his role as ‘influencer’ for game of golf?

Thursday, April 5th, 2018
Valspar Championship Golf

Most people likely know someone who picked up a golf club because of Tiger Woods.

Can Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson turn back Masters clock?

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Although Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have won seven combined green jackets, the golfing giants remain a mystery as the Masters tournament begins Thursday. But with the two greats surging recently, the thought of both contending on Sunday has fans salivating.

‘Miracle’ comeback leads former No. 1 Tiger Woods to Masters

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

Calling his comeback "a miracle," Tiger Woods is playing the Masters for the first time since 2015 after going through spinal fusion surgery. Woods, who last won the tournament in 2005, will be paired with Marc Leishman and Tommy Fleetwood in Thursday's first round.