Tiger Watch

Video shows Tiger Woods putting weight on injured leg

Tiger Woods’ rehab appears to have progressed to the weight-bearing stage—at least according to a video that surfaced on social media Tuesday.
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Why the Brooks-Bryson pairing NOT happening is for the best

Monday’s coastal fog was gone but the air remained heavy Tuesday, filled with the sighs of a sport aggrieved. Oh how we wanted it.
Masters

Overhead photos of Augusta National Golf Club raise questions about what’s next

The U.S. Open is at the forefront of golf fans' minds this week, but a pair of interesting photos suddenly have people talking about the Masters as well.
Champ meets Champ

Yuka Saso compares meeting Rory McIlroy to winning her first major

Yuka Saso stood out just a wee bit on Tuesday at Torrey Pines. It was hard to miss her, this diminutive young woman carrying around a huge silver trophy...
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USGA, San Diego to unveil plaque honouring Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods is not at Torrey Pines this week. At least in person...
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Did Bryson DeChambeau really turn down a pairing with Brooks Koepka?

In the time between last month’s PGA Championship and this week’s U.S. Open, the feud between Bryson DeChambeau and Brooks Koepka has dominated our sport’s discourse.
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Jon Rahm defends tour on COVID policy, but isn’t happy with way news was handled at Memorial

Jon Rahm was back in his happy place.
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Starting times and pairings for the first and second round at Torrey Pines

While the USGA has a history of getting creative with its opening-round threesomes, tradition outweighed bedlam.
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Why Torrey Pines is a possible goodbye to the U.S. Open’s era of true public courses

It is U.S. Open week, and how can you not be romantic about this U.S. Open? Torrey Pine’s Pacific backdrop and...
U.S. Open

Here’s why Phil Mickelson did the work to ‘re-learn’ Torrey Pines after decades of playing there

If his victory in the PGA Championship wasn’t enough indication, the work that Phil Mickelson has put in to prepare...
What Might HaveBeen

You might not remember how (painfully) close these 10 golfers came to winning the U.S. Open

Winning a national championship, or any major for that matter, inherently raises a player’s profile, providing an objective...
Local Knowledge

Has this data nerd created a golf cheat code?

In the 13 years since Tiger Woods’ one-legged triumph at Torrey Pines, professional golf has been inundated with information.
The Mad Scientist

We watched all 45 minutes of Bryson DeChambeau’s latest video so that you don’t have to

Something that has become quite clear during this Brooks Koepka-Bryson DeChambeau saga: “Brooksy” is willing...
Be At 1

Tame the 18th at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club

Our monthly guide to taming the region’s stroke index 1 holes has gone off-piste.
SCANDINAVIAN MIXED

Women and men deem first ‘mixed’ European event a success, as emotional journeyman claims victory

Foursomes partners at Royal County Down in the 2007 Walker Cup matches, fellow Northern Irishmen Rory McIlroy and Jonathan Caldwell both turned professional not long after...
PGA Tour

Garrick Higgo wins the Palmetto Championship with a little luck and a whole lot of talent

Move over, Collin. You too, Viktor. Wolffie, Zalatoris, y’all need to clear some space. For we have yet another star of barely legal drinking age on the PGA Tour.
PGA Tour Champions

Jerry Kelly ‘over the moon’ after second straight home victory

There aren’t many home games in professional golf, but for Jerry Kelly, the American Family Insurance Championship in Madison, Wis., is one of them, and his comfort level again paid off on Sunday.
Courses

The Nairn Golf Club set to host 126th Amateur Championship

There will be keen UAE interest when this famed Scottish links hosts the 126th Amateur Championship