No Tiger. Likely no Brooks. DJ and McIlroy looking out of sorts. Rahm potentially set for an early exit. It’s looking like a wide open Masters. Who’s your idea of the winner?
“Let me tell you something right now, you can print this in stone and don’t you ever forget it; any performer who ever sells a product is now and for all eternity removed from the artistic world”
‘The Olympics is low in his order of priorities because there is ‘no money’ involved – just honour and glory (of a type). Nor will he be alone in coming to the same conclusion’
Golf clubs face a fight to retain their new faces, but it’s a fight they can win
‘Rory’s admission that he has lost accuracy, control & consistency by chasing speed in an effort to emulate Bryson DeChambeau has hurt his swing. How could he be so naive? Easy! Hasn’t every serious golfer pushed for more distance at some stage?’
At the Qatar Masters, it’s customary to present the media with a gift. Our very own Bernie McGuire recalls the memento given to him at the 1999 edition of the Doha tournament
‘There’s no pressing need for Rory to be changing too much as long as he has the basics ‘right’. You don’t become a bad golfer overnight, especially if you were once the best’
To be usurped by younger blood is an uncomfortable, unavoidable feeling. It has happened to every multiple champion in the history of the game. It’s a matter of when, not if. And, as the best get younger, so do the has-beens!
Today is International Women’s Day and given all the success of Ireland’s women golfers in recent years, it’s only right that we mark just how far we’ve come and shine a light on a very bright future
There are those who make the grade to the PGA Tour’s Featured Groups who have every right to be there, and then there is Rickie Fowler who disappointed again with a 76 on day one at The Arnie. Can the love affair continue?
There are a number of golfers going through rough patches out on Tour right now but write them off at your peril
Golfers see golf everywhere but this one is extreme, even for us! A 60m tee and a Mega McIlroy, now that deserves some applause!
Last week’s Genesis venue rewarded good golf and penalised poor play. A simple formula that few courses on the Tour rota manage to get right
Regular visitors to the West of Ireland Championship would’ve got a laugh seeing the pampered PGA Tour pros called in due to 35mph winds on Saturday, but how did those setting up Riviera get it so wrong?
When it comes to analysing performance, few sports offer more precise pointers than golf. Here’s how Dustin Johnson fares against Rory McIlroy in the stats department. It’s telling