Jordan Spieth

What if Dustin Johnson played in the Masters?

The ascension to No. 1 in the World Ranking inevitably invites heightened scrutiny that some handle better than others. When history replays how Dustin Johnson—<i>one of Golf World’s Newsmakers of the Year</i>—managed this rare air, it will note, perhaps ignominiously, that it wasn’t the stares that …

Golf

6 crazy stats from the 2016-17 PGA Tour season

With the PGA Tour on hiatus until the new year, here's a look back at six astonishing stats from the 2016-17 season.<p>7<p>After beginning his second round …

Golf

2 killed, 4 injured in crash in north Fort Worth

Two people were killed and four others were injured in a crash in Blue Mound on Sunday night, authorities said.<p>MedStar spokesman Matt Zavadsky said …

Dallas

PGA Names Travelers Championship 'Tournament of the Year'

The 2017 Travelers Championship has been named the PGA Tour's "Tournament of the Year."<p>The event held in June also was named by the Tour as the "Most …

Golf

Travelers Championship named PGA Tour's 'Tournament of the Year'

One week after a mundane U.S. Open, Jordan Spieth brought the fireworks to TPC River Highlands, leading to the Travelers Championship being named PGA …

Golf

Players to watch in 2018: No. 21, Daniel Berger

<b>THE OVERVIEW</b><p>By Ben Everill, PGATOUR.COM<p>Professional golfers have to be sure of themselves to compete with the elite and Daniel Berger is among the …

PGA Tour

The Best Holiday Gift Guide For Golfers

Searching for great gifts for the golfer in your family?<p>There’s a seemingly endless mix of golf gadgetry and gag gifts, but here are some options that golfers are sure to love — can’t-miss clubs and balls, great reads, trendy apparel and footwear, and essential accessories.<p>Let’s face it, almost …

Golf

Golf: McIlroy to undertake busy build-up to 2018 Masters

(Reuters) - Rory McIlroy has announced he will play at least seven events in early 2018 in a busy build-up to the U.S. Masters, where he will attempt to complete the grand slam of major titles in April.<p>McIlroy said on his website (www.rorymcilroy.com) that he would start his campaign with two …

Golf

Angel Yin Wins First Professional Title at 2017 Omega Dubai Ladies Classic

From Maui to Manhattan, Justin Thomas emerged as the year’s most compelling player and leads Cut Line’s final breakdown of 2017.<p><b>Made Cut</b><p><b>Making a</b> …

Golf

Spieth Lower 40 At UT Golf Club

From GEOFF SHACKELFORD.COM<p>We profiled the new <b>Spieth Lower 40</b> par-3 and practice course that will be used by the <b>University of Texas</b> golf teams and members of <b>UT Golf Club.</b><p>The name and Spieth's role, which included design and a big donation, is explained in the story that first aired on <b>Morning Drive</b>.

Golf

Jordan Spieth's green jacket doesn't fit for a very simple reason

The green jacket is the most sought-after attire in sports. And yet, owning that magnificent garb doesn't prevent its wearers from fashion faux pas. Just ask Jordan Spieth.<p>Speaking with the Associated Press' Doug Ferguson, the three-time major winner admitted he doesn't know his jacket size. An …

Golf

Rory McIlroy’s Hectic 2018 Schedule

The four-time major winner has earmarked seven events to play before the Masters, and that's without the two WGCs...By Sam Tremlett<p><b>Rory McIlroy’s</b> …

Sport (UK)

Tiger Woods has returned from his 4th back surgery — here's a look at his long odyssey to get back to the game's top level

Over four years after his last victory, Tiger Woods remains the biggest story in golf, and it's not even close.<p>Between Sergio Garcia's Masters win, Justin Thomas' breakout season, and Jordan Spieth's continued climb towards immortality, there were a number of big developments in the professional …

Sport (UK)

Williamsville golfer, 9, uses zen approach to advance to Augusta

While the attention of most Western New Yorkers turns to skating, skiing and sledding, Lily Zhang is thinking of driving, chipping and putting.<p>The …

Golf

Jordan Spieth takes playful jab at Tiger Woods over his TV ratings

One of the most interesting subplots of Tiger Woods' latest return to golf is how he'll fit in with the young group of stars that has taken over the game in his absence. Stints as assistant captain by Woods at both the 2016 Ryder Cup and 2017 Presidents Cup gave golf fans a window into how much he …

Sport (UK)

Yo, Gear Guy! What's the biggest difference between a modern driver and one from 2012?

Garmin Approach S6 Golf Watch, $220<p>Programmed with more than 39,000 courses worldwide, the Approach acts like a caddie on your wrist, providing …

Golf

Kevin Plank At A Crossroads

<b>evin Plank has a telescope</b> in his office aimed not at the heavens, but at a hotel. From his suite on the fourth floor of the Cascade Building at …

Baltimore

But what if ... 2017 played out differently for the best names in golf?

There were plenty of highlights over the past year on the course, from thrilling tournament conclusions to heart-stopping drama at majors. Golf fans …

Golf

WATCH: Jordan Spieth acts like a fan interrupting Rickie Fowler's TV interview - CBSSports.com

Just a fan paying his respects at the Hero World Challenge<p>After competing against Rickie Fowler at the Hero World Challenge all week, Jordan Spieth …

Golf

Holiday Gift Guide: 7 Shoes to Buy for the Golfer in Your Family

If there’s an avid golfer in your life, a great gift choice for the holidays is a new pair of shoes. Here, we offer seven suggestions on styles …

Shoes

Column: PGA Tour gets a new version of Tigermania

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — The latest comeback by Tiger Woods, this one following a 10-month absence from a fourth back surgery in three years, was sure to cause some disruption in the workforce with the weekday television coverage.<p>That included the commissioner's office at the PGA Tour.<p>"I would …

Golf

This Tiger Woods comeback attempt might have actual staying power

Tiger Woods is making a comeback!<p>No, don’t run away. Please, don’t say that you’ve been hearing this for many years, and it always turns out to be a total false alarm or an utter disaster.<p>Who wants to raise hopes only to see another back surgery and yet another long, hobbling hiatus from the …

Golf

#AskAlan: Would Tiger weaken or strengthen the 2018 U.S. Ryder Cup team?

This week's mailbag once again features a wealth of Tiger-related questions. Let's get into it:<p><b>Will the Hero World Challenge win be a harbinger of a</b> …

Golf

Doc: No moralists at The Shootout

CLOSE<p>Tough loss, also upset with XU player Macura/<p>Marvelous Monday Mobsters, featuring a solid weekend that was and a little ballgame this evening. …

Le'Veon Bell

Q School: Ten faces to watch

Web.com Tour Q-School always attracts a wide range of players, from former PGA TOUR winners in the twilight of their careers to young college stars …

Golf

If Jimbo doesn’t win a national title, it will say more about the Aggies than Jimbo

The only disappointing part of Jimbo Fisher’s introductory press conference in GigemVille was that there was no an announcement that half of his …

College & University

Tiger Woods' return ends with best finish in four years

NASSAU, Bahamas — Rickie Fowler and Tiger Woods both had cause for celebrations large and small at the Hero World Challenge.<p>Fowler rallied from a …

Golf

A thankful Tiger returns with new perspective on game he once dominated

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Tiger Woods had informally met Tommy Fleetwood on a few occasions, but it wasn't until Tuesday of this past week's Hero World …

Golf

Juli Inkster dishes on the Solheim Cup, pangs for Rwanda and why rules-breakers need to be stopped—now

<i>We’re proud of what golf does for charity, and for the sixth year, Golf Digest is celebrating Golfers Who Give Back, partnering with the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and Monterey Peninsula Foundation. Our joint committee has selected world surf champion Kelly Slater, country-music artist Clay Walker</i> …

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Other Sports: Fowler rallies, Spieth finishes strong, and Tiger Woods caps off successful return at Hero World Challenge | SportsDay

Fowler (-18) rallied from a seven-shot deficit by opening with seven straight birdies at Albany Golf Club and closing with an 11-under 61 Sunday for …

Golf