The mavericks of golf: 9 of the sport’s biggest characters
  Maverick: an unorthodox or independent-minded person We don’t have that many of them anymore – mavericks, that is. They are an endangered species on professional golf tours. Managers and the media have conspired to kill personality. To get something outside the party line – or just an honest opinion –... Read more
US Open: Dustin Johnson hits front, then fires warning to rest of field
  Dustin Johnson leaped into a share of the first-round lead late in the day at the US Open on Thursday and then fired an ominous warning to the rest of the field.  Johnson, who moved back to world number one following a commanding six-stroke triumph at the St... Read more
WATCH: Scottish Open VIP tent gets demolished by Storm Hector
  Golfers at the US Open may have been experiencing tricky playing conditions at Shinnecock Hills on Thursday, but it was nothing compared to what was going on at Gullane Golf Club.  5774263478001 Watch the video below to see a VIP marquee tent that was just put up for... Read more
US Open field shoots more than 1000 over par on day one
  Tiger Woods posted his worst-ever score at a US Open on an opening day at Shinnecock Hills where many egos were dented.  Woods, making his first start in the US Open since  2015, carded an 8-over 80 including a triple bogey at the opening hole.  The 14-time major champion’s previous... Read more
Players react to Shinnecock: ‘lots and lots of bogeys’, ‘happy it’s over’, ‘every mistake amplified’
Limbs. Bodies. Everywhere. The opening round of the 2018 US Open was brutal, with Shinnecock cutting down some of the best golfers on the planet with ease. Thick rough, slick greens and high winds caused havoc, with the field shooting into the +1,000s combined. Only four players broke par,... Read more
Tiger Woods four putts from 40 feet at US Open
Tiger Woods’ opening round of the US Open went from bad to worse at Shinnecock Hills on Thursday.  5774263478001 After making a mess of the opening hole with a triple-bogey seven, firing an expletive in the process, the 14-time major champion took four putts from 35 feet at the... Read more
Tiger Woods drops F-bomb en route to making triple-bogey seven at first hole of US Open
  Tiger Woods made a calamitous triple-bogey seven at his first hole of the US Open at Shinnecock Hills. 5774263478001 Woods, making his first start in the US Open since 2015, appeared to get off to a solid start when sending a long iron down the middle of the... Read more
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — Englishman Scott Gregory shot a 22-over 92 in the first round on Thursday at Shinnecock. That is not a misprint. A 22-over 92 was shot by a professional golfer at this year’s U.S. Open. Gregory is playing the fourth major of his career, and unfortunately for... Read more
Rory McIlroy off to horrendous start at US Open
  Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Phil Mickelson was meant to be the dream threeball in the morning wave of the US Open at Shinnecock Hills on Thursday. After just five holes, it’s proved more of a nightmare with the trio a combined 14-over par.  5774263478001 McIlroy missed a birdie... Read more
WATCH: Jordan Spieth has a mare on his second hole of US Open!
  Jordan Spieth got off to the worst possible start at the US Open with a three-putt bogey at his first hole followed by a disastrous triple bogey at the next.  5774263478001 Spieth, playing alongside Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy, missed a three-foot putt for par at the 10th... Read more