Padraig Harrington watches his 3rd shot at the 18th during Wednesday's Pro-Am

Padraig Harrington Enters US Open Qualifier At Walton Heath.

Padraig Harrington will again venture into new and unwanted territory when he enters a 36-hole US Open qualifier later next month at Walton Heath in Surrey. Harrington’s five year exemption into both the Masters and now the US Open ended last year. He recently missed out on competing at Augusta National for a first time in 14 years and will now head to Walton Head on Monday May 26th and straight after the European Tour’s flagship BMW PGA Championship. Harrington has competed in 16 US Open’s ...
Rickie Fowler in Red Bull plane ride

Rickie Fowler Looks Terrified In Red Bull Aerobatic Ride – Video.

If thought Rickie Fowler would be scared of nothing then take a look at this video of the World No. 36 aboard a Red Bull stunt plane. At the controls of the plane is Red Bull Air Race world champion Kirby Chambliss. No sooner had the plane’s wheels left the tarmac and Fowler found himself upside down and moments later end over end high above the Arizona desert. Just check out the 25-year being thrown from side to side, and you can pretty much gather the quick change in direction of the stunt ...
Patrick Reed ready to do a runner if his wife goes into labour.

Patrick Reed Prepared To Do A Runner If Wife Goes Into Labour

Patrick Reed insists he is prepared to quit at any stage during a coming Tour event should he get word his wife goes into labour. Reed’s wife Justine is expecting the couple’s first child in coming weeks and the triple Tour winning Reed is naturally determined to be present at the birth of the child. Fortunately for the Reed it will not mean missing only his second Major Championship, next month’s US Open, as the baby is due around the time of the May 1st commencing Wells Fargo ...
An alligator sunning itself along the right side of the 18th fairway.

Zurich Classic Stars Seeking Big Bite Out Of Alligator Infested TPC Avondale.

For a second tournament in succession, and also not for a first time this year, stars of the PGA Tour will not only be dealing with another tough championship layout but also the presence of alligators. This week’s TPC Avondale course is located about a 20-minute drive from the heart of New Orleans and across the mighty Mississippi River to suburban Westwego. However while there was a few alligators about the RBC Heritage Course at Hilton Head it was apparent that there is a lot more of their ...

Graeme McDowell ‘To Run His Eye’ Over Pinehurst No.2 & Venue Of His First-Ever Major Four Rounder.

The memories will come flooding back for Graeme McDowell when later next month he heads back to Pinehurst No. 2 and venue in June for the U.S. Open. McDowell is participating in a charity fund raiser on the North Carolina course where eight years ago he made the cut for a first time in a Major Championship. The Portrush golfer had missed the halfway in the opening three Majors of his career before ending four shots from last position and a massive 21 strokes behind New Zealand’s Michael Campbell. “I’m ...
Matt Kuchar competing in the 2012 Ryder Cup and now looking to compete later this year at Gleneagles.   (Photo - www.golffile.ie)

Matt Kuchar Sets Focus On Teeing Up At Gleneagles

Newly-crowned RBC Heritage Classic winner Matt Kuchar has ruled out contesting July’s Scottish Open but the affable American has his sights squarely now set on September’s Ryder Cup. Kuchar ended a run of sharing the lead with nine holes to play in his past three events to claim a seventh PGA Tour by brilliantly holing a 72nd hole bunker shot at Hilton Head. The American responded to Lee Westwood’s Malaysian Open victory in relegating fellow Englishman Luke Donald into a second place for a ...
Russell Knox has now earned more this 2014 than his 2012 and 2013 PGA Tour seasons combined.

Russell Knox Breaks Through $US1m Earnings Barrier With Hilton Head Top-10.

Russell Knox has become the richest-earning Scottish golfer this year breaking through the $US 1m barrier in earnings with his top-10 finish in the RBC Heritage Classic at Hilton Head. Knox recorded a final round 70 for a five under par tally in warm but continuing windy conditions on the Harbor Town Golf Links course. The Inverness-born Knox recorded three birdies and dropped just one shots in his first appearance on the South Carolina course dubbed among the top-six toughest on the PGA Tour schedule. Knox ...