Li’s ‘We Chat’ Cap Has Everyone Talking At PGA Championship

Haotong Li’s ‘We Chat’ sponsored cap has everyone talking at the PGA Championship at San Francisco. Li, 25 brilliantly put himself in position to become the first Chinese-born golfer to win a major but it was his cap that was also drawing attention at TPC Harding Park. Li brilliantly leads the way by two shots superbly adding a second day 65 to his opening 67 for an eight-under par total. However in Li’s post round chat with the golfing media he was asked about the sponsor’s ...

So What Did Tiger & Rory & Justin Talk About?

So what did Tiger and Rory and Justin talk about during the opening round of the 2020 PGA Championship? It could not have been about any of the spectators as there is no spectators under COVID-19 rules. Could they have been chatting about the weather or where each was planning to dine after their rounds. No, and as may well have expected, the trio of Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas were chatting about football and baseball during the opening round at TPC Harding Park. In fact, ...

Tiger Roars With Lowest PGA First Round Since 2009.

Fifteen-time Major-winning Tiger Woods produced his lowest opening PGA Championship round in 11-years thanks to a two-under-par 68 at the US PGA Championship in San Francisco. It was also Woods’ lowest first day in any Major since the 2012 Open Championship. Woods, and rugged-up wearing a pullover and scarf/face mask grabbed five birdies playing in the company of fellow PGA winners Rory McIlroy (70) and current World No.  1 Justin Thomas (71). Woods was teeing-up at TPC Harding Park and enjoyed ...

2021 USA Ryder Cup Team Qualifying Changes – Now Top Six & Not Top Eight.

The PGA of America have reacted to the rescheduling of the 43rd Ryder Cup in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic with team qualfication changes. USA Captain Steve Stricker announced a revised selection criteria for the U.S. Team that will compete Sept. 21-26, 2021 at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin. All points earned by U.S. players since qualifications began in 2019 will continue to be recognized. The U.S. selection criteria will now extend through the second 2021 FedEx Cup Playoff event (BMW ...

102nd PGA Championship – 102 Things You Should Know

Dates: August 3-9, 2020 Where: San Francisco, California Course: TPC Harding Park (35-35—70/7,251) Field size: 156 Defending champion: Brooks Koepka Purse: $11,000,000 ($1,980,000/winner) FedExCup: 600 points (winner) Format: 72-hole stroke play Things to Know The 2020 PGA Championship is the first major championship of the year following schedule changes due to COVID-19 Brooks Koepka seeks third consecutive PGA Championship title; in the last 100 years, only two players have won the ...

Woods Looking To Celebrate 21st PGA Championship With 16th Majors Triumph

Tiger Woods is very keen to celebrate a 21st PGA Championship appearance with a 16th major championship triumph. Woods is returning to competition for only a fourth occasion this year and just a second time since the lifting of the lockdown in mid-June. While much of the weeks field had not set foot on the host TPC Harding Park course, Wood still has strong memories in being a member of the victorious 2009 USA Presidents Cup side that won by five points over the visiting International Team. And Woods ...

List Of PGA Championship Withdrawals Grows – Many Citing COVID-19 Concerns.

It’s been nearly 400 days since the golf’s last major championship but never in recent years has there been so many withdrawals in competing at the pinnacle of the game. A total of 14 players have withdrawn from Thursday’s start at the TPC Harding Park course in San Francisco in the first men’s major championship since Shane Lowry left Royal Portrush carrying the claret jug. Many of those have cited COVID-19 safety concerns, including five former Major winners, in not wishing to tee-up ...