Golf

Phil Mickelson trash-talked Jordan Spieth at the Open Championship — and Phil is going to have to eat his words

Phil Mickelson is known far and wide for being one of golf's greatest champions — and one of the sport's biggest trash talkers. But the 47-year-old may have run his mouth one to many times at last week's Open Championship.<p>In 2013, Mickelson won his first and only British Open title after shooting a …

Jordan Spieth

Drivers used by top 10 finishers at British Open

This most-memorable shot from the 2017 British Open was a drive on the 13th hole Sunday that Jordan Spieth will never want to repeat, but the Texan …

Jordan Spieth

The fake rules controversy surrounding Jordan Spieth's British Open win

What started as a rather funny joke has gained some minor traction online, so much so that a Golf Channel analyst weighed in on it. So, we thought it would be helpful to nip this in the bud once and for all; to explain it, so we can all go back to having a good laugh about it.<p>The ‘controversy’ …

Jordan Spieth

New women's world record set at World Long Drive Competition

There were no record-breaking driving feats seen at the accuracy-intensive Royal Birkdale during the British Open, but halfway across the world the …

World Records

British Open 2017: Read the most clueless golf-related letter to the editor ever

Apparently, the guy who fell on his face trying to high-five Jordan Spieth wasn’t the only golf fan who made a fool of himself in the aftermath of the 146th British Open. On Tuesday, someone named Jim Bowens wrote to the Daily Express regarding Matt Kuchar, and more specifically, the …

British Open

Jordan Spieth, girlfriend kept British Open party going

A post shared by Christine Spieth (@mcspieth) on Jul 24, 2017 at 6:22am PDT<p>Jordan Spieth wasn’t the only member of his entourage who got to chug from …

Jordan Spieth

Updated LPGA dress code guidelines: Overblown or a necessity?

The LPGA is touting more strict dress code guidelines in an effort to minimize revealing, overly athletic wear on the course. Has the reaction been …

Women's Golf

Fantasy Golf Podcast: Sneaky picks for the RBC Canadian Open

Raise your hand if you declared Jordan Spieth the best bet for the British Open and then didn’t bet on him at the British Open? Yep, I’m raising my hand. If ever I needed a reminder to stick with my gut, that was it, but hopefully, others listened to me and actually profited. Anyway, the PGA Tour …

British Open

Pikewood National: The Pleasure & Pain Of Playing One Of The Hardest (And Best) U.S. Golf Courses

Venturing into the rural mountains of West Virginia with clubs in tow, I was excited to test my mettle against one of the most relentlessly difficult golf courses in the U.S. – <b>Pikewood National</b>.<p>What I hadn’t necessarily expected to find was a layout that’s also unquestionably among the best and …

United States

Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex: The Lowdown

Not yet registered?<p>Follow players across all your digital devices<p>Gain access to exclusive video, offers and competitions<p>Senior Open News<p>Senior Open …

PGA European Tour

Tom Brady's charmed existence continues, gains membership to The Country Club

Seems like The Country Club in Brookline, Mass., is letting just about anyone in these days.<p>After applying for membership to the storied club in 2015, Tom Brady’s application was deferred on the premise that the Patriots QB and his five Super Bowl rings might attract too much attention. But rather …

Sport (UK)

Rory McIlroy and Jason Day x Nike AeroReact Polo Shirt

Nike Golf has taken their focus on style and performance to a new level with the AeroReact polo shirt.<p>Rory McIlroy, who wore the shirt in the recent …

Rory McIlroy

Not Like Everyone Else, in a Very Good Way

“I want to help other people feel the same way I felt growing up,” she said. “I never felt like I had to be like everyone else.”<p>McKee also had to …

PGA European Tour

Watch Gary Player scolds British Open fans | Golf Digest Video | CNE

British Open

Pat Perez Joins European Tour

Perez already has experience of playing in European Tour events outside America, having finished tied tenth in the 2009 WGC-HSBC Champions in China, …

PGA European Tour

Jordan Spieth's Open victory proves golf is still great but game must change to thrive in the modern world

David McCarthy believes golf's governing bodies have to come up with innovative ways of making the sport more attractive to a younger audience before …

Jordan Spieth

World Long Drive: Maurice Allen get excited and rhymes

Long Drivers<p>PlaylistTrending<p>Woooo! Allen channels his inner Ric FlairJul 25, 2017<p>World Long Drive: Meet the Mile High Showdown winnersJul 26, 2017<p>WLD …

Adam Hadwin: Being an ambassador for golf an important part of RBC Canadian Open

For Canadians, the tournament is one of those events where the fans expect more.

Canadian News

This throwback shank from Tiger Woods was so bad it'll give you nightmares

The evil geniuses over at Skratch TV have decided to spend this week giving us all nightmares. The worst kind of nightmares. The kind that wake you in a cold sweat in the dead of night.<p>For Skratch TV has named this week…Shank Week.<p>It’s a truly dastardly idea, one which involves Skratch digging up …

Tiger Woods

WATCH: Golf legend Jack Nicklaus takes up hockey at Canadian golf tournament

Ontario's 2017 RBC Canadian Open plays host to some puck shots from the legendary golfer<p>What is it with celebrity athletes doing everything but golfing at golf tournaments?<p>First, the San Jose Sharks' Joe Pavelski had Stephen Curry and Aaron Rodgers cheering him on for basketball and football drills …

Jack Nicklaus

Lyle likely in cancer fight again

Former PGA TOUR player Jarrod Lyle is potentially facing his third fight against leukemia after being readmitted to hospital in Australia.<p>Lyle, 35, …

PGA Tour

So Far, So Good as Tavatanakit Sticks to Game Plan

An impressive group of female golfers from Thailand has emerged among the top performers in USGA championships over the last two decades.<p>Among those …

Ladies European Tour

Cart Cruisin With Mo Martin Presented by Smuckers | LPGA | Ladies Professional Golf Association

LPGA.com's Amy Rogers goes cruisin with Mo Martin, who talks about taking hip hop dance lessons, her own golf cart adventures and how she got her …

Women's Golf

The Biker? He’s a PGA Tournament Director

OAKVILLE, Ontario — Brent McLaughlin is a tattooed, leather-clad, Harley Davidson-driving, guitar-picking former roadie.<p>He can also “golf it up” in collared shirts and khakis when he is serving as the serious, but not too serious, tournament director for Canada’s PGA and L.P.G.A. Tour events.<p>Those …

Sports

Is what the USGA's thinking about doing to Riviera's 18th at the U.S. Amateur crazy or brilliant?

At famed Riviera Country Club, the 315-yard 10th hole is easily one of the more intriguing drivable par 4s on the PGA Tour. But when the U.S. Amateur comes to the George Thomas course outside Los Angeles next month, there’s another more surprising hole where players might be asked to weigh the …

Sport (UK)

Glenn Abbey designer Jack Nicklaus not fazed by club's uncertain future

You don’t get to the top of anything by spending all your time looking back.<p>That would be the message to be gleaned from Jack Nicklaus’ first …

Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus touches down at Glen Abbey for especially consequential Canadian Open

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Jack Nicklaus has won 18 golf majors and 73 PGA Tour events, was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal, and owns a company that has …

Jack Nicklaus

Topgolf and Cineplex to partner in Canada

Topgolf and Cineplex (OTC:CPXGF) announce an exclusive partnership that will bring Topgolf's sports entertainment experience to Canada.<p>The joint …

Business

Swedish Challenge hosted by Robert Karlsson

Tournament preview<p>Former professional footballer Liam Robinson is making his third European Challenge Tour appearance of the season in Sweden.<p>16 …

PGA European Tour

Round of 64: 5 Notable Matches

<b>No. 18 Lois Kaye Go, the Philippines, vs. No. 47 Elle Szeryk, Canada, 10:51 a.m. CDT</b><p>Go, 18, was a 2017 All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection for …

U.S. Women's Open