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President George W. Bush makes first hole-in-one at PGA Tour venue - Golf

If you’ve never had a hole-in-one, take heart! Even a former President of the United States had to wait several decades to finally celebrate one of …

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What a birdie! Amazing moment EAGLE helps golfer get a hole in one

A dog may be a man's best friend, but as it turns out, a bald eagle is a man's best golf partner.<p>A video has emerged on social video this week …

Michelle Wie gets engaged, Francesco Molinari makes history, and the most annoying hole-in-one ever

Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we turned another year older while still in search of that elusive first hole-in-one. This year’s birthday was particularly cruel with freezing rain all day, no Tiger Woods at Bay Hill to watch, and daylight savings costing me an hour of<p>partyingsleep. …

Paul Azinger says Tiger Woods's neck injury is 'trouble'

Tiger Woods made headlines for all the wrong reasons earlier this week, when he announced that he had to withdraw from the Arnold Palmer Invitational …

Rory McIlroy uses Abraham Lincoln reference in press conference, remains the best quote in golf

If we listed off (and linked to) all the times Rory McIlroy had delivered press-conference gold, we'd be here all day. As good as that would be for our website's traffic, we'll spare you the clicking back and forth.<p>Instead, we'll just praise the Northern Irishman for his latest and greatest quote, …

Sung Hyun Park wins sixth LPGA title, credits Tiger Woods

One of the LPGA's top talents, Sung Hyun Park, admits she has had a little trouble with early-season play so far in her young career. It wasn't until the fifth event of the year, the ANA Inspiration, that she logged her first top-20 finish in 2018. In the 2019 season, the current World No. 2 …

USGA calls out Justin Thomas after Thomas again ridicules enforcement of new rules

We imagine this is not what the USGA envisioned for its rollout campaign.<p>In January the governing body, along with the R&A, implemented the latest revisions to the Rules of Golf. Alas, the launch, at least at the professional levels, has been a PR disaster. A number of high-profile …

Someone just placed a $10,000(!) bet on Tiger Woods to win the Masters

At least, for now, Tiger Woods is no longer the favorite to win the 2019 Masters. But that doesn't mean he isn't drawing the most betting action in Las Vegas on the year's first men's major championship.<p>RANKING: Our 13 best bets to win the 2019 Masters<p>On Thursday, Westgate Las Vegas Superbook golf …

Rickie Fowler trolls new drop rules with game-changing technique at Honda Classic

We're starting to get the feeling Rickie Fowler isn't thrilled with the USGA's new drop rule/pilates workout. He's not the only one, of course, but Fowler had perhaps the highest profile run-in with the new rule last week after shanking his approach on the opening hole of his second round at the …

Tiger four-putts, leaves third round of Mexico Championship simmering

MEXICO CITY -- Standing in the middle of the 15th fairway on Saturday at Club de Golf Chapultepec, Tiger Woods had a realistic chance of playing his …

Tiger Woods has taken a conservative strategy 'that he would have to know could not win," Golf Channel's Brandel Chamblee says

Tiger Woods has taken a conservative approach to playing the Club de Golf Chapultepec in the WGC-Mexico Championship, one that Golf Channel’s Brandel Chamblee called “a strategy…that he would have to know could not win.”<p>Chamblee made the comment on Golf Central following the third round, when …

Watch Tiger Woods turn back the clock with vintage cut shot from bunker at WGC-Mexico

The tight, tree-lined fairways at Club de Golf Chapultepec seem to be the course's best defense, though on many holes the big hitters are simply hitting it over them. Tiger Woods has taken a different approach this week, opting to lay back with irons on many holes to set himself up with a distance …

ASU Karsten Golf Course closing announced in Tempe

The sun is setting on one of Pete Dye's golf courses<p>A day that many have long dreaded has finally been announced. The Arizona State University …

5,000 golf balls spill onto Wisconsin highway, sending locals scrambling for freebies

Everybody loves a free sleeve or two. Even if they're not your ball of choice—even if they're beneath your lofty Pro-V standards—they just seem to fly a little truer and land a little softer when you know they didn't cost you dime. Just ask the good citizens of Janesville, Wisconsin, who responded …

The equipment tweak Tiger Woods made to take advantage of the thin air in Mexico—and why it’s a smart move

Earlier today TaylorMade tweeted that Tiger Woods boosted the loft on his M5 fairway wood from 13 degrees to 15 degrees to take advantage of the thin air at the Golf Club de Chapultepec, which is 7,835 feet above sea level at its highest.<p>Although not a new idea, it’s certainly one that has merit. …

3 five-second fixes to cure your shanks, putting strike and driving accuracy - Golf

Need a couple quick fixes? Don’t worry, we got you covered. Here’s three of them to help you play better golf, right now…<p>TIP #1: Struggling to hit …

WATCH: Lion chases down leopard at must-see African course

Skukuza Golf Club is a wild, fascinating place. The nine-hole course is located within the limits of Kruger National Park in South Africa, which …

Jordan Spieth shoots second-highest score of pro career

Jordan Spieth holed out from 14 feet to end his day at the Genesis Open on Sunday at Riviera Country Club, but little went his way before that.<p>Spieth …

J.B. Holmes clips Justin Thomas to win Genesis Open

Justin Thomas led heading into the final day of the Genesis Open, but J.B. Holmes, Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and others were lurking in what was a …

WATCH: Tiger Woods holes out from bunker at 2019 Genesis Open to get into top five

Big Cat is cruising around Riviera Country Club this weekend<p>Tiger Woods finished up his 65 in Round 3 of the Genesis Open on Sunday morning, and he's …

Watch Justin Thomas hit an absolutely hideous shank—and still save par

We didn't need another reminder of how quickly golf can turn on a player, but we got one Sunday morning at Riviera. Justin Thomas, seemingly in complete control of his game during the third round of the Genesis Open, took dead aim at another flag from the ninth fairway. . . and. . . hit one of the …

Tiger Woods's playing partner on round: 'Surreal, awesome and nuts'

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. — As Peter Malnati and Tiger Woods walked off the 12th tee at Riviera Country Club, Malnati asked the 14-time major winner …

Matt Kuchar apologizes, agrees to pay Mayakoba Classic caddie 'El Tucan' full amount requested

Finally (?) this saga has come to a close<p>I'm not sure this entire incident could have been handled any more poorly than it was, but Matt Kuchar …

Drunken golfers receive jail sentences for golf club attack after hitting balls in wrong direction

A pair of golfers were sentenced to jail time for attacking a father and son playing on a Portland golf course.<p><i>The Oregonian</i> reported, Matthew Leo received a 45-day sentence and three years probation after pleading no contest to second-degree assault, while Jacob Self got 30 days and two years …

Tiger Woods and the Blind Long Snapper: A Mutually Inspiring Reunion

LOS ANGELES — A mariner could navigate Riviera Country Club by the stars that come out to the Genesis Open to behold Tiger Woods, who made his PGA Tour debut at this tournament when he was a 16-year-old amateur.<p>All but one of his 12 starts in the event have come at Riviera, the Los Angeles course …

Tony Romo withdraws from AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

One of the most recognizable names in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am field is heading home early.<p>Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback and current CBS …

The incredibly unlikely story of how one golfer got onto ultra-private Cypress Point

Cypress Point is one of the most unlikely invitations in golf. Even for the well-heeled and well-connected, you must be sponsored by a member to play this Alister MacKenzie and Robert Hunter masterpiece along the jagged coastline of Monterey Peninsula, which is ranked No. 3 on Golf Digest’s latest …

Real estate agent fires back-nine 28 to qualify for PGA Tour Champions event

As usual, Don Bell will be working in Florida this week—just not in his normal office. The 55-year-old real estate agent from Port Orange will be three hours south teeing it up at the Oasis Championship after Monday qualifying for the senior tour event. And he did it in spectacular fashion.<p>After …

The harsh reality of being an old guy on tour

It’s harder to have a long career because of how the pace of the PGA Tour has intensified<p>I’m one of very few guys over age 45 who plays a full PGA Tour schedule. Other than Phil Mickelson, who’s an absolute marvel at 48, most golf fans would have a difficult time naming the rest of us. When I first …