SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – It’s become something of a trend in recent years for golf fans to scream ridiculous things after players hit their shots. It happens a lot at majors, and even more so towards the end of the day, when fans are a few drinks deep. 159 more words
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TROON, Scotland — A day’s worth of frustration came out on the 16th fairway when Rory McIlroy flared a 3-wood to the right and threw the club into the turf — and the club head snapped off. 985 more words
TROON, Scotland — Someone asked 41-year-old Soren Kjeldsen, after his Friday 68 vaulted him near the top of the leaderboard, what his best and worst experiences had been in his seven (now eight) Open Championship appearances. 934 more words
Graeme McDowell, the 2010 U.S. Open winner, withdrew from Olympic consideration Thursday, according to his social media, one day after countryman Rory McIlroy did the same… 194 more words
European Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke has withdrawn from next week’s US Open at Oakmont.
Clarke’s decision to opt out means that Shane Lowry, Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy are the only home representatives left in the event which gets under way on June 13th. 393 more words