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Great Venues Bring Joy to U.S. Open

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The late Seve Ballesteros, wild hitter that he was, didn’t much care for America’s national championship. [quote style="1"]The U.S. Open has never been exciting to watch,” the swashbuckling Spaniard once said. “It has always been a sad tournament. There is no excitement, no … [Read more...]

US Open TV Coverage – Full Listings

2012 US Open Equipment Review

The second Major of the 2012 PGA Tour season has arrived and the USGA has prepared some compelling pairings that are made for Prime Time TV. With the 2012 US Open at Olympic Club, in the West Coast Time Zone, coverage will go well into Eastern Prime Time.[list style="time"] Full TV Listings … [Read more...]

Round 1 & 2 US Open Pairings and Tee Times

US Open Schedule

Groupings and starting times for the first two rounds of the U.S. Open Thursday (June 14) and Friday (June 15) at the par 34-36—70, 7,170-yard, The Olympic Club (Lake Course) in San Francisco, Calif. (A=amateur)   All Times Pacific   Full Field Start Times and Pairings Thursday … [Read more...]

Bend it Like Bubba + Masters Takeaways

Bubba Watson - Masters Round Up

Like Jack Nicklaus grinding over a 3-foot putt, I prefer to take my time before weighing in after a major. Unlike Nicklaus, I often miss the hole entirely. Then again, I don’t have a giant cardboard check or green jacket at stake, either. That means I’m free to let fly with opinions without … [Read more...]

Bubba Golf is a Recipe for Augusta

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Congratulations to the 2012 Masters Champion, Bubba Watson. … [Read more...]

Augusta Hole by Hole – Layout Overview

Augusta National Masters

Augusta National Golf Club - Augusta, Georgia Par: 72 Total Yards: 7,435 Designer: Alister MacKenzie and Bobby Jones While Augusta National Golf Club may look somewhat flat in the picture above, the property actually features dramatic elevation changes, the property dips over 175 feet … [Read more...]

Why Els Should Get Masters Exemption

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It was tough watching Ernie Ells standing over shaky putts yesterday, particularly the short one on 18 that kept him out of the 4-man playoff. The Big Easy has had a rough time on the greens recently and I was hoping to see him win yesterday, so he wouldn’t need a special invitation to The … [Read more...]

The Masters

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2015 Masters April 9-12 Augusta National Golf Club Augusta, Georgia NEW MUST READ: Augusta National Hole By Hole Overhead Layout with Details and History of each hole. Visit HERE: Augusta Hole by Hole Past Masters Phil's Amazing Shot on 13 ESPN and CBS will share TV Coverage of the 2013 … [Read more...]

Where the Hell Were You?

Does Golf Need Tiger Woods

No, your wife didn’t hack Golf-Newz.com.   Yes, this post is actually about Tiger, even though he missed the cut at the PGA Championship! Sunday morning, the anticipation was raging as hot as the heat in Atlanta, GA. The leaderboard was stacked with great names that casual golf fans love … [Read more...]

Chubby Chandler

Chubby Chandler has some top clients

Andrew “Chubby” Chandler is on quite a roll. Chubby Chandler has been showing up all over the place lately and don’t expect his face to go away anytime soon. Chubby is the Managing Director and Founder of International Sports Management and he’s “chubbing” all the way to the bank with 2 of the last … [Read more...]

Masters Round Up – Tiger’s Progress

Tiger Woods Masters Swing

The 2011 Masters, best since 2004 Another April is half gone and another Masters is in the books. To the casual American golf fan this Masters may have looked like a bit of a letdown but, I thought it was the best since 2004 when Mickelson won his first. The theme once again was youth, talented … [Read more...]

US Open 2015

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June 18 – 21 Chambers Bay University Place, Washington US Open exemptions are given to Professionals and Amateurs who meet any of the following criteria: Winners of the last 10 U.S. Opens Winner and runner-up of last year's U.S. Amateur Championship (provided those players remain … [Read more...]