Ian Poulter Handed Full Tour Membership Following Discrepancies In Tour Money Lists.

New Orleans, LA .. The following is a statement released today by the PGA Tour advising both an Poulter and Brian Gay exempt for remaining of 2016-17 PGA Tour season. www.golfbytourmiss.com will be speaking with Poulter after his Zurich Classic round to get his reaction.   Ian Poulter and Brian Gay exempt for remaining of 2016-17 PGA TOUR Season Both players exempt into THE PLAYERS in 2017 Last year, the Policy Board approved a modification to the FedExCup Points Curve for the 2016-17 season ...

Menacing Alligator Leaves “Beef” Shaking During Zurich Classic … Video.

Andrew “Beef” Johnston is not one to take a backward step but there is exceptions and that was when he had a close encounter with a 1o-foot alligator mid-round on day two of the Zurich Classic in New Orleans. Johnston was really pumped when he birdied four of their closing five holes in his teaming with American Kyle Reifers in a score of 66 to finish right on the seven–under cut line and be among 42 teams to be assured of contesting all four rounds. “I hit some bad iron shots ...

Swede Blixt & Aussie Smith Combine For One Shot Lead In New Orleans.

New Orleans, LA …. Swede Jonas Blixt and Aussie Cameron Smith brilliantly combined to post a sizzling 1o-under par 62 and seize a one shot lead head into the weekend rounds of the Zurich Classic in New Orleans. The duo moved to 15-under 129 for a one shot lead over the all-American duo of Patrick Reed and Patrick Cantlay while Korean K.J Choi and Charlie Wi, with Aussie caddy Tony Lindguard on the bag along with Americans Troy Merritt and Robert Streb share tied for third at 13 under. Smith, ...

Shocked Ryder Cup Winning Duo Of Rose & Stenson Bundled Out Of Zurich Classic.

New Orleans, LA …  Hot favourites Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson were left surprised after being bundled out of the closing two rounds of the Zurich Classic. The respective Gold and Silver medal winners from last year’s Rio Olympics, fell one shot shy of contesting all four rounds in the unique team format on the TPC Louisiana course. Rose and Stenson, and the back bone to Europe’s success in the 2o14 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles, managed six birdies in the Fourball format on day two for a ...

Taken 22-Years As PGA Tour Catches Up With European Tour Fining Tortoises.

It has taken 22-years but the PGA Tour has caught up with the European Tour in fining players for slow play. But it is not the known Tour tortoises but two lesser limelight competitors in American Brian Campbell and Argentina’s Miguel Angel Caballo caught during this week’s Zurich Classic in New Orleans. The penalty came to light on day two of the event when Carballo went over his allotted time on the 12th hole during Thursday’s first round and then Campbell had a bad time on the 14th hole. Under ...

Larrazabal Drawing On Garcia Masters Motivation To Grab Three Shot Volvo China Open Lead.

Spain’s Pablo Larrazabal is no doubt drawing on the Sergio Garcia Masters feel good factor after taking route 66 and muscle his way to a three shot lead at the halfway stage of the Volvo China Open in Huairou in Beijing. The Spaniard carded five birdies and an eagle to move to 14-under-par at the Topwin Golf and Country Club and goes into the weekend with a three-shot advantage over European Tour rookie Dylan Frittelli of South Africa and Frenchman Alexander Levy on 11-under, with Soomin Lee of ...

Anthony Wall Becomes Newest Member Of European Tour 500th Club.

Londoner Anthony Wall reached an historic milestone this week at the Volvo China Open as the Englishman made his 500th appearance on the European Tour. The 41 year old has an enjoyed a remarkable career, playing 20 consecutive seasons on Tour and earning two titles, the latest of which came at last year’s Aberdeen Asset Management Paul Lawrie Match Play. That victory marked the longest period of time between two wins in the history of the tour, coming 16 years after his maiden triumph at the Alfred ...