Sorenstam, a 10-time major winner, said she wasn’t going to “second guess” accepting the honor on January 7. “I like to look forward, not spend energy on what could have been,” Sorenstam told Golf Channel when asked if she would act differently in hindsight. “It’s all about opening doors. That’s one thing I’ve learned learned. […]Read More .
He began 2020 recovering from wrist surgery and sat 32nd in the world rankings, but by the end of the year Tyrrell was in the top 10. “2020 has been a very strange year and difficult for a lot of people,” Hatton told CNN’s Living Golf’s Shane O’Donoghue. “For me personally, 2020 on the golf […]Read More .
A statement on his social media channels said the 45-year-old had experienced “discomfort” whilst playing at the PNC Championship in December and had had a successful “procedure to remove a pressurized disc fragment that was pinching his nerve.” Whilst the statement did not give an exact return date, doctors are said to be confident the […]Read More .
Thomas apologized for the incident, which occurred at a PGA Tour tournament in Hawaii last Saturday. “There’s no excuse,” Thomas told the Golf Channel in an on-air apology immediately after his round. In a statement, the company said it was discontinuing its sponsorship of Thomas because of his use of the slur, which the company […]Read More .
In a statement by Federal Police in Rio de Janeiro, an unnamed 51-year-old Argentine was arrested Friday. A Rio de Janeiro Federal Police official who doesn’t want to be identified confirmed to CNN that the person arrested is “the famous golf champion El Pato.” Angel Cabrera, who is known as “El Pato,” has won both […]Read More .
Masters 2020: The best pictures from Augusta Tiger Woods helps Masters’ champion Dustin Johnson with his green jacket after his victory at the Masters golf tournament Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. Masters 2020: The best pictures from Augusta Dustin Johnson of the US embraces his caddie and brother Austin Johnson after sinking his […]Read More .
And yet, in the same breath, he understood just how different he really was. Asked in the same interview where he could go in the world and not be recognized, he said: “Underwater! That’s why I like diving.” So, he’s probably not going to like HBO’s new two-part documentary which puts the trajectory of his […]Read More .
The organization oversees The Open Championship, which is the world’s oldest men’s major golf championship, as well as the Women’s British Open, among others. “We had no plans to stage any of our championships at Turnberry and will not do so in the foreseeable future,” R&A Chief Executive Martin Slumbers said in a statement. “We […]Read More .
A little over a year later, in August 2020, he was golf’s fifth highest-ranked player. His shock victory that month at the PGA Championship at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco — finishing two shots ahead of Dustin Johnson and Paul Casey in only his second major outing — catapulted him to the top of […]Read More .
That simplicity may come in Johnson’s fast approach, something the 36-year-old identified as both a positive and a negative in his coming-of-age season a decade ago. “I was always a fast player […] there’s only two things that can happen, you hit a good shot or a bad shot, so why waste time doing it?” […]Read More .