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Johnson wins the Hyundai TOC
The Hyundai Tournament of Champions demanded a simple recipe from its champion: stay clean of bogies and go on a birdie run or two. Zach Johnson followed the recipe for most of the four days and moved...
- Posted 101 days ago
Zach Johnson WITB
Equipment is accurate as of the WGC-Accenture (2/17/14). Driver: Titleist 913 D2 Loft: 8.5 Degrees Shaft: Mitsubishi Rayon Diamana Blue Board 73X (Tipped 1 inch) 3 Wood: Titleist 913F.d Loft: 15 Degrees Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder VC...
- Posted 101 days ago
Tweets of the week: Gorillas, rotten bananas, BBQ, and other cooking
What are the best golfers in the world saying via social media as they’re preparing for a new year and a new golf season (really, it’s the continuation of the wraparound season, but still…)? We’ll have a...
- Posted 126 days ago
Z. Johnson bests Tiger in playoff, wins World Challenge
The Northwestern Mutual World Challenge’s final playing at Sherwood Country Club provided a whirlwind of a finish Sunday evening, as Tiger Woods’ four-shot lead on the back-nine was erased and Zach Johnson clinched the victory over Woods...
- Posted 130 days ago
Tweets of the week: Lizards, grammar police, bad greens, worse sunglasses
This past week, Lexi Thompson, one of the most prolific posters on various social media channels amongst professional golfers, captured her second career victory at the LPGA Malaysia, and Jimmy Walker (less of a presence on social...
- Posted 184 days ago
Tweets of the week: Rare scores, Tiger’s ball, Bubba’s new irons, Rory’s repose
Jim Furyk’s second-round 59 at the BMW Championship was certainly the most significant golf story of the week. That is, until Tiger Woods found himself playing a starring role in yet another rules-related drama. But really, Jim...
- Posted 212 days ago
Z. Johnson wins the BMW Championship
After finishing in the top-10 five times in his last six events, Zach Johnson finally broke through with a final-round 65 at the BMW Championship that earned him his tenth-career PGA Tour win and a coveted top-5...
- Posted 213 days ago
Rain pushes BMW Championship finish to Monday
The BMW Championship became the 22nd PGA Tour event to be delayed due to weather conditions this season, as Sunday rain soaked Conway Farms and forced the penultimate FedEx Cup Playoffs event to a Monday finish. Play...
- Posted 214 days ago
Presidents Cup qualifiers set: Stricker, Johnson secure final spots
Following the conclusion of the Deutsche Bank Championship Monday, the 10 qualifying spots for the 2013 U.S. Presidents Cup team have been set, as have the 10 spots on the International team. Captains Fred Couples and Nick Price...
- Posted 226 days ago
Z. Johnson takes early lead at Muirfield
Day 1 at the 142nd Open Championship at Muirfield saw PGA Tour veteran Zach Johnson take an early lead on a relatively calm, sunshine-filled day where many players struggled to handle the course’s firm and lightning-fast conditions....
- Posted 273 days ago
Woods starts strong at The Open
Tiger Woods fans had to be nervous after he hooked his tee shot well left of the fairway on Muirfield’s opening hole. It was a bad sign from the world’s No. 1-ranked golfer, who had not competed...
- Posted 273 days ago
Picks and Preview: The John Deere Classic
A week away from the third major of the year, the PGA Tour rolls arrives at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. Despite its positioning in the schedule, the event has had some distinguished victors. Most recently, Zach...
- Posted 282 days ago
Z. Johnson says Merion is “manipulated”
The terms “fair” and “unfair” are often voiced during the U.S. Open, as questions circle about the fine line between the two. Zach Johnson used harsher terms. “I would describe the whole golf course as manipulated,” said...
- Posted 307 days ago
Weekley is “back” after win at Colonial
Boo Weekley shot a final-round 66 to win the Crowne Plaza Invitational, his first win on the PGA Tour since the 2008 RBC Heritage at Harbour Town. He finished at 14-under par (266) at Colonial Country Club...
- Posted 326 days ago
Preview: Crowne Plaza Invitational
Hogan’s Alley is in the spotlight this week as the PGA Tour heads to Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, for the Crowne Plaza Invitational. Colonial Country Club honors the history of the game with its...
- Posted 330 days ago
Q&A with Oakley Golf: “We’re armed and ready to be a leader”
Al Janc, Oakley’s sports marketing manager, took the time to answer these questions from GolfWRX Managing Editor Zak Kozuchowski about the future of Oakley Golf. ZK: The two latest additions to Team Oakley, Bubba Watson and Zach...
- Posted 458 days ago
Breaking down Oakley’s lawsuit against Nike
Eye-wear giant, Oakley, filed suit in Federal Court in California on December 10, 2012, against Rory McIlroy for breach of contract. The suit alleges McIlroy breached the terms of his contract with Oakley by refusing to accept...
- Posted 462 days ago
Massacre at Medinah: Europe’s historic comeback
In the colorful history of Chicago, one of the best known chapters is the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre. That event involved one powerful gang invading the home turf of their rival gang and when the smoke cleared,...
- Posted 563 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 567 days ago
British Open Round 1: Scott shoots 64, other stars on top
By Zak Kozuchowski GolfWRX Managing Editor Benign condition and low scores are not what many have come to expect from the British Open. But that’s exactly what golf fans were treated to in Round 1 of the...
- Posted 637 days ago
Stricker Slam: The John Deere Classic preview
By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer Steve Stricker’s bobblehead is going for $50 a pop on eBay. That’s more than any PGA Tour player bobblehead has sold for on eBay all season – really. But put the...
- Posted 645 days ago
Press Release: SeeMore Salutes Red Hot Zach Johnson
SeeMore Salutes Red Hot Zach Johnson Wins Colonial For 2nd Time In 3 Years, 8th PGA Tour Victory Winner Moves To 3d In 2012 FedEx Cup Standings (Franklin, TN – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE) SeeMore recognizes another great...
- Posted 687 days ago
Z. Johnson wins at Colonial in Hogan style
By Michael Williams GolfWRX Staff Writer The list of golfers who idolize Ben Hogan is a long one. There is hardly a player amateur or pro who at some time has not incorporated Hogan’s legendary “Five Fundamentals’...
- Posted 690 days ago
Kuchar, the people’s champ, is The Players champ
Matt Kuchar seems like the nicest guy in the world. And he probably is. He is known for his loping stride and easy smile, the Florida kid who has a permanent spot on weekday leaderboards in big...
- Posted 704 days ago
Leading ain’t easy, even on Friday
By Zak Kozuchowski GolfWRX Managing Editor After the last putt drops – that’s when professional golfers want to be leading a tournament. Because despite how well golfers are playing or how good they say they’re feeling, leading...
- Posted 706 days ago
Petterson cruises in RBC Heritage victory
By Michael Williams GolfWRX Staff Writer For Swede Carl Pettersson, the biggest drama of the day was whether the tournament organizers would get the spelling right on his winning check. Pettersson was never in trouble on Sunday,...
- Posted 732 days ago
Pettersson leads a tight race at Harbour Town
By Seth Kerr GolfWRX Staff Writer Carl Pettersson made five straight birdies on the front site to take a one-stroke lead into the final round of the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head,...
- Posted 733 days ago
Celebrating 40 Years – The John Deere Classic
Set on what used to be the home to Friendship Farms, where champion Arabian horses were bred and groomed to perfection, a different kind of thoroughbred will be on display this week at the TPC Deere Run....
- Posted 1381 days ago
A Colonial Assault
One thing that Zach Johnson has proven is that he knows how to take apart a golf course. It was something Ben Hogan was great at as well so it seems appropriate that Johnson would use his talents...
- Posted 1416 days ago