Archives for: May 2006

Annika is enjoying life, golf-course robbery, Arnold Palmer moves work close to home

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Annika Sorenstam took some time to talk about things and she seems to be one content lady ... Why do they rob golf courses? Because that's where the money is ... Arnold Palmer wanted to be closer to work, so he moved his design company closer to hi… more »

Jack's enjoying life outside of tournament golf, Royal Sydney Course to hold reinstated Australian Womens Open, Els on his chances at Muirfield

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After 30 previous Memorial Tournaments, a relaxed Jack Nicklaus thinks it will be a pleasure not to play in this years event. "Have you seen me play lately?" Nicklaus cracked. Golf Australia administrator and former pro tennis player, Paul MacNamee a… more »

Colin Montgomerie desires worse-performing balls, golf with the crocs in Australia, Rick Martino gives some advice

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Colin Montgomerie appears to be the latest European golfer that's decided that it's not his game that stinks (seven missed cuts in nine events) it must be the equipment. Colin thinks the powers-that-be need to change the balls so chubby Brits can continu… more »

Jake's career time clock ticking, European Tour asks pro's to name their own fines, Tiger fighting grief to play at Winged Foot

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Will Peter Jacobsen's hip and knee replacements allow him to continue to play tour golf? European Tour Pro, Ian Poulter, believes that 5,000 pounds is sufficient punishment for telling a spectatator to, well, go away. He also wrote a letter of apology… more »

Jay Haas wins his first major title, Frenchy shoots Euro Tours first 59, Geoff Ogilvy dazzled by dinner at the White House

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After trailing by four shots overnight, Jay Haas shoots five successive birdies to win his first major title at the Senior PGA Championship. He had to fight it out in a tight playoff with Brad Bryant and had to wait until their third trip to the par-4 18… more »

Delta's courting golfers with low fares, David Howell's on Fire and Chuck Evans gets precise

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Delta Airlines is offering deals that should be of interest to traveling golfers ... David Howell is lighting up the BMW Championship. And Kevin Stadler missed the cut. Much to the chagrin of some dolt who picked the baby walrus to win ... All gol… more »

Michelle Wie skeptic now a believer, Seve Ballesteros keeps playing, Steven Ames' bro at the Quicksilver Golf Classic

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Michelle Wie is making a believer out of former skeptic Leonard Shapiro of the Washington Post... Don't look for Seve Ballesteros to hang it up any time soon. The Spaniard says he wants to play another 5 years... As Steven Ames takes a week off, hi… more »

Four way lead at Wentworth, Gil Morgan shoots 5-under-par 66 to take the lead in Seniors PGA, Dragon Tour searches for new players

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Luke Donald shares a 4 way lead at Wentworth. After hitting every green in regulation, he said "I cannot remember the last time I did that. I might have done it last year sometime but I think that's the first time this year." Oak Tree Club Member, Gil… more »

Michelle Wie has a tough road ahead, Angel Cabrera starts strong and NYC is for golfers

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It looks like if Michelle Wie can make it through a tough field in sectional qualifying, she'll deserve to play in the men's U.S. Open ... Angel Cabrera is off to a good start at defending his BMW Championship title ... Manhattan's only golf cours… more »

Golfing instructor makes Hall of Fame, Is Bruce Clute the Forest Gump of golf? England want to be the No.1 golfing nation.

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His students don't hit a golf ball until the 5th lesson but Julius Richardson claims to have no golfing failures. He wanted to play 500 courses in 50 states, but when Bruce Clute reached 500, he just kept on play-ying. England wants to become the w… more »

Hale Irwin shoots for his 6th seniors title, Changing times at Wentworth - the Ernie Els way, Tom Lehman on his role as Ryder Cup captain.

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At 60 years of age Hale Irwin has won 5 Senior PGA Titles. Will he still have what it takes at 61 to pick up a 6th? He thinks so. What better way to win your maiden BMW Championship than to change the course to suit your own game. That's what they are… more »

Oak Hill is major happy, John Daly goes topless, Chicago golf co. accused

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Oak Hill Country Club officials will have both the PGA Championship and the Senior PGA Championship to Rochester, according to the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. The next available Senior PGA Championship is 2008 and the next available PGA Championshi… more »

Tiger and Ernie helping kids, Seve targets the Open, Lorena Ochoa's second season win holds off the pack at the Sybase.

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Longtime friends, Tiger Woods and Ernie Els have teamed up to give a hand to golfing kids. In an annual event, the Friendship Cup, kids from the U.S. and South Africa will mix competition with cultural learning. Can Seve Ballesteros recover from back… more »

A high price tag for an Arizona golf resort, Thomas Bjorn rocks, look out for the Shiv ...

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It may be expensive to stay in some resorts in Scottsdale. Well, you could be like Host Hotels & Resorts Inc and spend nearly $400 million to buy the Westin Kierland Resort & Spa ... On Friday, Thomas Bjorn was terrible and finished with a 78… more »

Lumpy to the top, Irish weather leads to Monday play, Campbell says "No Wie"

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Nice one Lumpy. Tim Herron grinds his way to a win at the Colonial ... "You have to do it your way. What I learned out here is everyone is good at certain things. Some guys are better with a mental attitude, some guys are better putters or drivers. Bu… more »