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Yes, Tiger Woods has played Augusta in November, if you were curious

Tiger Woods has played 80 tournament rounds as a pro at Augusta National. He has played an additional six competitive rounds there as an amateur. Assume he has played it countless other times in preparation for his 22 Masters starts.     Needless to say, Woods, as a five-time Masters winner and this year’s defending … Continue reading Yes, Tiger Woods has played Augusta in November, if you were curious

Sunlight Will be a Precious Commodity at Augusta National This Year

Daniel Berger shouldn’t take it personally he’s not playing in next month’s Masters.   The powers-that-be at Augusta National would prefer to have the world’s 13th-ranked player in the field (along with No. 29 Viktor Hovland and No. 37 Harris English, a Georgia resident).   COVID-19 and the rotation of the sun won’t allow it. … Continue reading Sunlight Will be a Precious Commodity at Augusta National This Year

Charles Barkley, Stephen Curry replace Tiger Woods, Tom Brady for latest charity golf match

Phil Mickelson will take part in another high-profile charity golf match, but this time Tiger Woods will not be part of it.   Charles Barkley will partner with Mickelson in a match against Stephen Curry and Peyton Manning on Nov. 27 at Stone Canyon Golf Club in Arizona.   Called Capital One’s The Match: Champions … Continue reading Charles Barkley, Stephen Curry replace Tiger Woods, Tom Brady for latest charity golf match

Is Bryson DeChambeau’s power a skill? Here’s what Jack Nicklaus thinks

As Bryson DeChambeau continues to push the limits of speed and distance in golf, nearly everyone has made their opinions heard on the matter. But regardless of where you stand on the debate, there is no question that DeChambeau has sparked a distance arms race in the professional game. With advanced analytics illustrating the advantage … Continue reading Is Bryson DeChambeau’s power a skill? Here’s what Jack Nicklaus thinks

Phil Mickelson commits to his second Champions Tour event

After winning in his Champions Tour debut, Phil Mickelson is back for more.   The 50-year-old will make his second PGA Tour Champions start Oct. 16-18 at the Dominion Energy Charity Classic at The Country Club of Virginia’s James River Course.   The event will be Mickelson’s first individual start in Virginia since the 1993 … Continue reading Phil Mickelson commits to his second Champions Tour event

Golf provides ‘significant health benefits’ to older players, new study reveals

Non-golfers might respond with eye-rolls to any suggestion that the game of golf provides participants with quality exercise, especially compared to other sports. But according to a new research study supported by the R&A, golf is not only a good form of exercise, it can significantly improve quality of life for older golfers in a … Continue reading Golf provides ‘significant health benefits’ to older players, new study reveals