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Ronald Montesano

Ronald Montesano
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Ronald Montesano writes for GolfWRX.com from western New York. He dabbles in coaching golf and teaching Spanish, in addition to scribbling columns on all aspects of golf, from apparel to architecture, from equipment to travel. Follow Ronald on Twitter at @buffalogolfer.
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Royal Birkdale has been kind to golfers from the USA over the years, with 5-of-9 Open Championships going to American golfers over the years....

You'll no doubt hear anyone within earshot of an interview this week describe Royal Birkdale as a fair test of golf, perhaps the fairest...

If April is the cruelest month (and not just for golf), then July is the kindest. Major championships on multiple major tours culminating the...

Although not exactly a light week on the tours, the major-championship Spotlight switched off for a few days. Great golf was played from Ireland...

It was a week with two major titles on the line, along with an opportunity for redemption for golfers in dire need of a...

Any concerns that a post-major week might offer a letdown are gone. We had a 61, a walk-off-wedge-slam birdie, a mighty closing run and...

The symbiotic, bag-cart relationship of the Sun Mountain Sync and the Speed Cart GT push cart should be helpful to golfers, if they think...

Brooks Koepka was always in the conversation during his college and amateur days. He was tall, strong and long. He won his share of...

History was made on Day 3 at the 2017 U.S. Open. https://twitter.com/usopengolf/status/876216600038227969 Golfers made birdies by the bushel, and with nary a major champion within seven...

We're halfway home at the 117th U.S. Open, the first of its kind in the American midwest, and all that we know is what...

America's heartland debuted its first U.S. Open course today in Wisconsin. Erin Hills, the course that was built for this moment, was a gracious...

The second weekend in June was one for comebacks on the world's professional golf tours. Three events saw unanticipated collapses by third-round leaders. With...

We can all taste summer in the Northern Hemisphere, but spring weather continues to hold on with rain and cool temps around the globe....

Old Faithful erupted again on the Champions Tour, while a few fresh faces appeared on the podium at the LPGA, PGA and European Tour stops...

Two playoffs, a rainout, redemption and the inevitable: how to summarize the third week of May 2017 in professional golf. If you can't glean...

It was a light week in the world of professional golf. The LPGA, Web.com, Champions, Ladies European, and PGA Latinoamerica tours all took the...

John Daly returned in a champagne supernova (or shower), the LPGA Match Play and the European Tour Golf Sixes crowned their first champions, and...

A full week of professional golf saw an Indian champion return to the winner's circle, a marathon LPGA Tour playoff, and a first-time winner...

Five strong events highlighted the third week of April's professional slate. Playoffs were the standard in Europe, while a long-awaited, first-time champion was crowned...

The world's major golf tours returned to serious action after Masters week, reminding us how much wonderful talent exists and how much more is...

We've all had a refresher course on how The Masters doesn't truly begin until the back nine on Sunday. That doesn't mean that Saturday...

Funny how golf is. The world No. 1 withdraws from the 81st playing of the Masters with a freak injury, and the tournament shapes...

As Thursday woke, we knew that the Fates had conspired to eliminate the favorite from the field. Even though Dustin Johnson had yet to...

This was the week of "you can go home again" for two professionals golfers, but shamefully, not a third. Curious? Let's mash. LPGA Tour: ANA Inspiration...

No one knows exactly when the professional golf season begins to feel like, well, the professional golf season! This week was as good as...

Weird weather, crazy bounces, low rounds and dramatic duels came together during the third week of March across golf's professional tours. For a schizophrenic...

March is an odd month for both weather and professional golf. Some weeks are absolutely filled with a diverse offering of each, while others...

Many of the tours took a vacation during this World Golf Championships week, but the three tournaments that were played provided scintillating competition. Hole-outs galore...

It was a light week for professional golf around the world. Tours were in transition across the globe, leaving just three events up for...

Australia stole a fair amount of the professional-golf spotlight this week. Royal Adelaide hosted the ISPS Handa Australian Women's Open, while the men did...

One 72nd-hole eagle forced a playoff on the Web.com Tour. Another last-hole eagle notched a victory on the PGA Tour Champions. Oh, and a golden...

The week of the NFL's big game was an exciting one on three of the world's professional golf tours. The PGA Tour visited Scottsdale,...

Professional golf tours across the world have made their full return this week. As the major tours of the women and men return to competition,...

A full slate of tour events from the entire globe brought another 59, an ageless winner, a wind-shortened event and some of the best hair...

If there's only one ingredient, you can't list it as a Tour Mash on the menu. No disrespect to last week's SBS Tournament of...