Golfing News & Blog Articles

Stay up-to-date on golfing news, products, and trends from around the world.
Fred Couples put in more work than usual to get ready for the Masters, only to have his worst performance in 36 appearances. Back on the PGA Tour Champions, he was more at ease and close to flawless.Original link
Stewart Cink sits at 16-under 126 after Friday's round, besting Jack Nicklaus and Phil Mickelson for the best midway score at the RBC Heritage.Original link
Alejandro Canizares overcame a slow start to card a 2-under 70 on Friday and keep his one-stroke lead after the second round of the Austrian Open.Original link
If you’re into following equipment trends, “better-player” hybrids are making a bit of a resurgence in 2021. Sub70 has joined the fray with its new 949x Pro Hybrid that it bills as a neutrally-weighted option that targets higher swing speed players. As expected, it features a smaller profile and two interchangeable weight ports (center and toe) to
TaylorMade has just launched the P•790 Black Irons.They are the same as the current version with a new aggressive black PVD finish.Retail price is $1,699 (3-PW). The original P•790 was an instant powerhouse in the Player’s Distance category. And while TaylorMade’s first foam-filled design raised the ire of PXG, it also sent the company down what ha
Lydia Ko had a three-stroke lead midway through the second round at the Lotte Championship after shooting a 9-under 63.Original link
  Steph Curry and Lee Elder Look to Inspire Future Minority Golfers April 14, 2021 Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry has already made efforts to bring golf more to the Black community, including supporting the re-establishment of the Howard men’s and women’s golf programs in Washington, D.C.. Back in 1975, Lee Elder became the first Black play
Cameron Smith birdied the difficult 17th and 18th holes at Harbour Town to shoot a 9-under 62 and take a one-shot lead over Stewart Cink at the RBC Heritage on Thursday.Original link
Alejandro Canizares defied chilly and windy conditions to shoot a 5-under 67 Thursday for a one-stroke lead after the opening day of the Austrian Open.Original link
Famed California golf resort Pebble Beach has announced the opening of The Hay, a stunning new nine-hole course designed by Tiger Woods. Let’s take a look. The 670-yard short course overlooks Pebble Beach Golf Links along the Pacific Coast, one of the world’s most beautiful courses and host of Woods’ first US Open triumph in 2000. The resort, also
2021 Golf Umbrella Buyer’s Guide Whether you’re a fair-weather or “I don’t think the heavy stuff’s gonna come down for quite a while” kind of golfer, you still need a golf umbrella for those unexpected downpours or to shield you from the sun. This year, we tested the usual suspects along with offerings from some of the bigger OEMs, some of which ou
Fast finishes put Yuka Saso and Brittany Altomare at the top of the Lotte Championship leaderboard Wednesday.Original link
Every golfer has a certain skill level based on the time that you have golfed and the amount of training and practice you have put into the game. You have improved your game by adjusting the clubs that you use and the balls that you prefer. At this stage in your game you have hit perfect shots with every club in your bag and you know that wonderful
Remembering Ida Pieracci April 14, 2021 As we begin heading into the heart of the 2021 golf season, we thought we’d pause and look back at the inspirational story of the late Ida Pieracci. Pieracci, who died in 2018 at the age of 107, was an icon at San Jose Country Club. Even at the age of 102, she still had played regularly four to five times a w
Hideki Matsuyama’s Win for Golf April 14, 2021 It was a huge win for his country. But it was also a momentous victory for golf. At this year’s Masters, Hideki Matsuyama, thanks to rounds of 69-71-65-73, became the first Masters champion from Japan. “I’m really happy,” Matsuyama said through an interpreter. “Hopefully I’ll be a pioneer with this win
The PGA Tour is putting a retail sportsbook operated by DraftKings at TPC Scottsdale, home of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, one of golf's most raucous events.Original link