- Photos from the Travelers ChampionshipPosted 1 hour ago
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The (made-up) Sergio Garcia apology note
Dear Tiger, I am leaving this note in your locker so that it can be our secret, at least until I mention it in my press conference. How did things get so out of hand? It seems...
- Posted 6 days ago
2013 U.S. Open: Picks and Preview
The first tee balls will be in the air at the 113th edition of the U.S. Open when Cliff Kresge, Roger Tambellini and Ryan Yip tee off at 6:50 a.m. EST Thursday. A rain-soaked Merion Golf Club...
- Posted 7 days ago
The most overrated ball striker in the game
It is quite common to see athletes live off a certain reputation that is far from reality. While I am as big of a fan of Derek Jeter as anybody, his reputation provided him with Golden Glove...
- Posted 19 days ago
Avoid these 4 playing partners for a good season
With the beginning of summer comes the start to a fresh season of golf for those in the Northern states. Warm weather equals golf and baseball and cold weather equals football and basketball (or hockey if that’s...
- Posted 26 days ago
Sergio being Sergio? Not this time
Before Sergio Garcia’s racially insensitive remarks at the European Tour awards dinner Tuesday night, the golfer had already made a series of imprudent decisions. He made comments about Tiger Woods pulling a club during his backswing, causing...
- Posted 27 days ago
Sergio is the difference between good and great
They say that pressure can make diamonds, but it can also burst pipes. It seemed for a moment that Sergio Garcia was finally going to shine by besting Tiger Woods head to head for a meaningful title....
- Posted 35 days ago
Learning from Tiger’s recovery at The Players
Great athletes have an inner source of strength, a deep reservoir of emotional control and self belief that mere mortals cannot seem to find. It is a rarer-than-rare quality that very few ever know, but beautiful to...
- Posted 35 days ago
Garcia feels the sting of golf’s cruel side
Golf, cruel? Really? Standing on the 17th tee Sunday afternoon at TPC Sawgrass with his second Players Championship trophy tantalizingly within reach, Sergio Garcia was in command of his own destiny. Birdies on the Nos. 11, 13...
- Posted 36 days ago
Sergio Garcia WITB
Driver: TaylorMade R1 Loft: 9 Degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana White Board 103X 3 Wood: TaylorMade RBZ Stage 2 Loft: 14.5 Degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana White Board 103X Hybrid: TaylorMade RBZ Stage 2 Tour Rescue Loft:...
- Posted 39 days ago
Why I root for Sergio
I know Sergio Garcia. Well, OK maybe not really. I don’t literally know Sergio Garcia, as I am Canadian and work in an office and he is Spanish and plays on the PGA Tour, but humor me...
- Posted 68 days ago
Tiger eyes No. 8 at Bay Hill
Throughout Tiger Woods’ career, his late father Earl got his attention on the golf course by calling him “Sam.” “He rarely ever called me Tiger,” Woods said. “I would ask him, ‘Why don’t you ever call me...
- Posted 91 days ago
Nippon springs forward with a new Modus iron shaft
If a company can manufacture automotive springs, it can probably make a pretty decent golf shaft. That’s exactly the case for Nippon Shafts, whose parent company NHK Springs is a large automotive springs manufacturing company. Mark Pekarek,...
- Posted 123 days ago
Swing advice is not one size fits all
I have written a number of instructional articles over the years, and created quite a few “how-to” videos as well. I always enjoy sharing tips with my readers and students and I am grateful when a number of them respond that I have helped with...
- Posted 141 days ago
Wunder: The Ryder Cup Awards
By John Wunder GolfWRX Contributor What good is a team competition if you can’t identify the individuals who provided the greatest contributions to the cause? I was very proud to be a golf fan this weekend and...
- Posted 256 days ago
Tiger shouldn’t play Rory in Ryder Cup Singles Matches
By John Wunder GolfWRX Contributor On Aug. 15, 1999 the world was witness to what potentially could have been one of the most exciting rivalries in golf history. It had all the makings of Nicklaus vs. Palmer...
- Posted 263 days ago
2012 Ryder Cup Quick Predictions: Friday Foursomes
By Tim Gavrich GolfWRX Contributor 7:20 am (all times CT): Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell (EUR) vs. Jim Furyk and Brandt Snedeker (USA) Since he was first picked, I’ve told anyone who’d listen that Brandt Snedeker is...
- Posted 264 days ago
“Me” in team: Key Ryder Cup players
By Stan Kosinski GolfWRX Contributor The 2012 Ryder Cup kicks off this week at storied Medinah Country Club in Chicago for the 39th time. Team U.S.A and Team Europe both enter the match play events with world...
- Posted 265 days ago
Ryder Cup 2012: Important players & pairings
By Brody Franzen GolfWRX Staff Writer This week, the United States will host one of the world’s largest sporting event, The Ryder Cup. The stage is set at Medinah Country Club, a majestic layout of golf right...
- Posted 266 days ago
How to “bottom out” your scores
You can learn a lot about your swing by starting at the bottom. Every swing has a low point and knowing yours can help you understand a lot about how you got there. There are three possibilities...
- Posted 279 days ago
Battle in Beantown: Deutsche Bank preview
By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The FedExCup Playoffs continue this week with the 2012 Deutsche Bank Championship, and when the last shot is fired Labor Day evening at TPC Boston only 70 players will be left...
- Posted 292 days ago
Watney wins The Barclays, now No. 1 in the FedExCup
Nick Watney is one of those players that make people say that the talent on Tour is deeper than it ever has been. The 31-year old put all his gifts on display this week, coming from two...
- Posted 296 days ago
Sergio will be Sergio, even if he wins
By Zak Kozuchowski GolfWRX Managing Editor If Sergio Garcia wins The Barclays tomorrow at Bethpage Black, the following things will happen: 1. With back-to-back victories, Garcia will be considered the hottest hand in golf. Although he withdrew...
- Posted 297 days ago
Barclays check in: Sergio stays hot, Tiger plays through pain
By Zak Kozuchowski GolfWRX Managing Editor Sergio Garcia shot a second-round 68 to take the lead heading into the weekend at The Barclays with Nick Watney at 8-under par at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. Garcia won...
- Posted 297 days ago
Press Release: TaylorMade-adidas Golf Tour Staff Professional Sergio Garcia Wins Wyndham Championship
TaylorMade-adidas Golf Tour Staff Professional Sergio Garcia Wins Wyndham Championship Garcia Wears New adidas Golf crossflex Footwear and Plays Full Bag of TaylorMade Equipment Including R11S Driver and RocketBallz 3-Wood CARLSBAD, Calif. (August 20, 2012) – Playing through...
- Posted 301 days ago
Sergio Garcia’s new bag this week at Transitions
Sergio Garcia’s new bag this week at Transitions. Thanks to bvmagic for the photos… Click here to see more pics and read the discussion in the forums
- Posted 461 days ago
Haas rallies, wins the Northern Trust Open
By Seth Kerr GolfWRX Staff Writer Bill Haas won in a playoff against Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley at the Northern Trust Open when for most of the day it appeared no one would take control of...
- Posted 485 days ago
Steady as a Rock: Robert Rock outlasts Tiger and others to win the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship
By Pete Pappas (The Greek Grind) GolfWRX Staff Writer Robert Rock won’t soon forget this one. He went to head-to-head against his idol and 14-time major champion Tiger Woods in the final group Sunday in the Abu...
- Posted 506 days ago
Choosing your “rocket ball”
The longest golf ball in TaylorMade’s 2012 lineup is not the new Penta TP5. It’s not the new Penta TP3, or the Rocketballz ball, either. According to Dean Snell, Senior Director of Research and Development for golf...
- Posted 525 days ago