Jordan Spieth sounds like he needs some time off. (USATSI) Jordan Spieth did not have a great week at the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship. He finished T5 and sometimes these things happen when you’re the No. 1 golfer on the planet. After carding his third 68 of the week... Read more
Jordan Spieth, left, chats with Rory McIlroy during the pro-am as a preview for the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club.(Photo: Scott Halleran, Getty Images) 57 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The latest stop for Jordan Spieth on his tour... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 59 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Golfers on the European Tour have a new item of clothing to pack in their suitcases. The tour said Wednesday it will allow players to wear shorts during practice rounds and pro-ams after the policy was... Read more
2 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Forget the majors, forget an Olympic gold medal: Jordan Spieth’s big goal in 2016 is winning the Ryder Cup with the United States. “We’re tired of hearing about changes that need to be made. We’re tired of hearing about the... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 15 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE HONOLULU (AP) — With golf joining the Olympics for the first time since 1904, the PGA Tour is trying to put together a test event for the new course in Rio de Janeiro. The tour is having a tough time finding anyone to... Read more
Jordan Spieth was fired up. (Twitter/EuropeanTour) I haven’t seen Jordan Spieth this fired up since, well, maybe ever. Spieth played up into the next group on his final hole of the third round on Saturday and squeezed his tee shot off right in front of the horn signaling play... Read more
Rory McIlroy played well on Saturday. Read more
Jason Dufner leads the CareerBuilder Challenge heading into the weekend. (USATSI) Jason Dufner holds a one-stroke lead at the CareerBuilder Challenge at PGA West in La Quinta, California, after he shot a second-round 65 on the Stadium Course on Friday. Scoring conditions have been ideal this week, with plenty... Read more
Bombs away for McIlroy. (Instagram/EuropeanTour) Rory McIlroy was on autopilot during the end of his second round at the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship on Saturday. The round had been suspended on Friday because of darkness and picked back up on Saturday morning early. McIlroy was on a string of... Read more
Under normal circumstances, this is an insanely good golf shot. With a tournament on the line and Zac Blair needing an eagle to tie the lead and get into a playoff? It’s unfathomable. Blair blistered a 3-wood 275 yards to 10 feet, but that wasn’t the best part. The... Read more