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Augusta National Reassures Promise Honouring History Of ‘The Patch’.

As true golf fans will know, the chances of ever teeing-up to play Augusta National is impossible. Even attempting to approach anywhere near the Augusta National front gates facing Washington Road and you know you’re going to be ‘hassled’ by security personnel. Though there is one golf course in sleepy Augusta, Georgia where you are welcome and where you can play golf even on the Wednesday afternoon of Masters week when the famed Masters host course at Augusta National golf course ...

Garcia Suggesting The Media Simply Like Stirring The Political Pot In Men’s Golf

Sergio Garcia heads into a 25th anniversary of his Low Amateur award at the 1999 Masters suggesting it’s the media who like to continue stirring the political pot in men’s professional golf. Garcia was aged just 19 when he joined newly-crowned Masters champion Jose Maria Olazabal in a then Spainish one-two on the Augusta National presentation green. Then in 2017, Garcia overcame England’s Justin Rose in a play-off to join Olazabal as a fellow Masters champion. However, as Garcia tees-up ...

A Wet First Day Augusta National Forecasted But Hopefully Nothing Like The Smell At 2002 Masters.

The weather forecast for the start of the 88th hosting of the Masters is not all that encouraging – heavy rain from around 3am Thusday Augusta time and continuing strongly through to near midday accompanied also by strong winds. It is forecasted that also states that there is a chance of the rain continuing well up to midnight on day one. If so, and as it being predicted, there could be suspensions to play if, of course, greens begin to flood. Fortunately, the forecast for the remaining three ...

‘Ouch!’ Min Woo Lee To Contest Masters With A Broken Right Ring Finger

Aussie golfer Min Woo Lee confirmed he will compete in this year’s Masters despite carrying a broken finger. The 25-year-old Perth-born golfer, and making his a third Augusta appearance, revealed after playing a practice round with countryman Cameron Smith, Adam Scott and Jason Day, that while working in the gym last week he dropped a dumb bell on his hand and resulting in breaking his right finger. “I was in the gym Saturday last week. I was just doing like a side bridge glute thing and ...

Woods Reveals He’ll Continue Competing At Augusta Until He Knows He Can No Longer Win

While Tiger Woods spoke confidently stating that if ‘everything comes together, I think I can get one more’ Masters victory the 15-time major champion also revealed another trait of his determination. Somewhat lost in Woods near 25-minute press conference ahead of this week’s 88th hosting of the Masters was a question put to Woods some 20 minutes into his interview. And it entailed what Woods saw as his role in his later years in attending the Masters, that time in his career when ...

McIlroy Admits He Needs To Smell Not The Roses But The Augusta Azaleas

Rory McIlroy was the last player to register for this year’s 88th hosting of the Masters but dmits if he’s to finally be fitted with an Augusta National members green jacket then he must smell not the roses but the azaleas. McIlroy is contesting a 16th straight Masters since driving down Magnolia Lane for a first time since 2009 while he’s driven back out of the famed Georgia golf course with an impressive seven top-10s, including a best finish of second behind Scottie Scheffler ...

Woods: “If Everything Comes Together, I Think I Can Win One More Masters”.

If there is one thing in professional golf we’ve learnt and that is not to discount anything Tiger Woods says. Five years ago we learnt this when Woods ended an 11-year majors winning drought in capturing a fifth members green jacket with victory at the 2019 Masters. Now a 48-year-old Woods has returned to the Masters for a 26th occasion since his debut as an amateur in 1995 declaring he can win a sixth green jacket and 16th major title, despite detailing the pain he faces on the vast majority ...