Top golfers praise the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship this year for the organization and opportunity is afforded eventual winner Tommy Fleetwood.
They praised the tournament director Peter German for the growth of the championship since its inception in over a decade ago.
The award money this year was commended and the reputation amongst the best golfers on the European Tour soared.
“It definitely makes this course easy when you’re hitting green, because it’s tricky. The greens are perfect, but they are firm and they are fast. You want to avoid sort of – you want to avoid chipping or hitting bunker shots as much as you can; and if you’re not going to make many bogeys, which you shouldn’t do if you hit the greens,” the eventual winner said despite missing the cut three times in his last six appearances. Continue reading →
McCarron has a successful stint at PGA Tour Champion event. It was held in Virginia on November 6th.
There are several images of him holding the trophy after the win at Dominion Charity Classic golf tournament. As his fans know, Scott came on with the goal of winning the first position of the Charles Schwab Cup championship. He accordingly played with such an aim in mind when he took a position on the course on Sunday at the Dominion Charity Classic race. He played in splendid form, being able to hit the first hole with a putt of six feet. He played along with Tom Byrum and won the second among the three playoff events in PGA Tour championship. McCarron will be starting off in Scottsdale next week at Arizona. As per points and position he is behind Bernhard Langer, who has been defending champion two times with this cup. Continue reading →
Are you anxious to know the things that Jason Duffner carries in his bag.
Do you want to know what he uses to achieve victories? The following are some of the interesting weapons that Jason uses day in and day out to showcase his golfing skills. There is no doubt that a golfer needs the best wedges, irons and woods to enjoy great success on the golf course. Apart from having the best swings and putting knowledge, the equipments used to put the swings and the putts in place are also important. The following are the items that you will find in Jason Duffner’s golf kit bag.
The driver used by Jason is the Titleist 91 0D2 with 8 degrees and its shaft is the Project X HZRDUS Yellow 63. The fairway 3-wood in his kit bag is the Callaway X2 Hot with 15 degrees and shaft Aldila Tour Blue 75 TX. The 5-wood used by Justin Duffner is made by Titleist and is the X2 Hot with 21 degrees and shaft Aldila Rogue Silver 80 TX. Continue reading →
On Thursday, Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri suffered a heavy defeat to American player Matt Kuchar, who is one of the most uniform golfers on the PGA Tour, in the 1st match of WGC-Dell Match Play event there.
Matt, the 2013 champ of the event as well as a regular in Team US for Ryder Cup as well as Presidents Cup, won 6&5 without requiring any magnificent play. Anirban appeared to be hit by the long tour back from India, where he ended 2nd in Hero Indian Open, a tournament on European and Asian Tours.
All the golfers sported a black ribbon to pay respect to the victims of the Brussels attack. Anirban, who is playing his 1st full season on the PGA Tour, would have a scope to make up when he goes against Justin Rose in the following game. Continue reading →
It’s just the 4th month of the year and Lydia has already stormed past the 1 mn USD mark in the LPGA earnings.
In case the talented Kiwi golfer is able to maintain such a great pace throughout remaining LPGA season, she would sweep away all spoils.
2 triumphs & 7 top-10s from 8 starts has Lydia occupying the top stand in all lists which count on LPGA Tour. She has extended lead in world rankings as well as in season-long LPGA points race & now she is right on to top of this tour’s money roster.
A 300,000 USD cheque that was conveyed to her on winning LPGA Classic Swinging Skirts hosted at San Francisco, has spiked her earnings this season to 908,810 USD that puts her 160,000 USD + ahead of Sei Kim from South Korea.
Kim is 2nd to her in points race as well, with her 1556 points that stands after 2005 points earned by Ko. According to latest reports on world ranking, Ko is at 3 1 position for 13 weeks in a row. Continue reading →
Jason Dufner is a professional golfer from the United States of America who currently plays for one of the two premier golf tours in the world – the United States based US PGA Tour where he is a three time winner, including a major title.
The American won the PGA Championship in 2013 after being runner up at the same event two years before when he lost to fellow American Keegan Bradley in the playoff round and that is so far, his one and only major championship. He is consistent presence in the top ten of the Official Golf World Rankings where he has been ranked for 35 weeks, reaching an all time career high of sixth in 2012.
Dufner was a walk-on at the Auburn University, from where he graduated in 2000 with a degree in economics. He won three titles during his spell at the Auburn University and was also among the Honourable Mentions during the All American in 1997. Continue reading →