August

  • The main talking points from the PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka, Tiger Woods, Eleven Sports, huge crowds and the free agent grand slam

    Written by Camilla Tait on Monday, 13 August 2018

    The main talking points from the 2018 PGA Championship: Why it's time to stop overlooking Brooks Koepka; Eleven Sports fail to broadcast winning putt; When will Tiger win again?; Players praise the 'biggest crowds' they've ever seen at Bellerive  It's time to give Brooks Koepka more recognition for his talent There's plenty of people who don't tend to think of Brooks Koepka...

  • Brooks Koepka wins third major title at thrilling PGA Championship

    Written by Camilla Tait on Monday, 13 August 2018

    Brooks Koepka became the fifth player in history to win both the US Open and PGA Championship in the same year on Sunday, claiming his third major title by two shots on a thrilling final day. Amid a threatening Adam Scott, a sensaional round from Tiger Woods and the exceptionally loud, large crowds, Brooks Koepka seemed unflappable as he claimed his...

  • PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka WITB

    Monday, 13 August 2018

    Brooks Koepka claimed his third major in 14 months at the PGA Championship on Sunday with a near identical set-up to his winning bag from the US Open  With a second major title in the space of two months, Brooks Koepka set the PGA Championship scoring record - and he did it without an equipment sponsor. It means a clean sweep...

  • What Brooks Koepka said after winning the PGA Championship

    Monday, 13 August 2018

    Brooks Koepka claimed his third major victory and second title this year at the PGA Championship on Sunday; here's what he said after his win  On winning his third major... When I look at what I've done in the past two months, it's incredible. Looking where I was, sitting on my couch watching the Masters, and to think I would do this,...

  • Jordan Spieth: How he trains in the gym

    Wednesday, 8 August 2018

    Jordan Spieth: “I’m a training nerd for golf specific exercises. I just love doing it.” In a new video released by Under Armour, three-time major champion Jordan Spieth talks about the importance the gym has on how he feels on the course, and says he feels the best he's ever felt at this time of the year.  “I feel as physically fit this...

  • How to watch the PGA Championship on Eleven Sports

    Wednesday, 8 August 2018

    How to watch the PGA Championship on Eleven Sports in the UK & Ireland For the first time in major history the fourth major of the year will move away from TV after talks with both Sky Sports and the BBC broke down prior to the event.  Instead, online-only channel Eleven Sports will be taking control of the broadcast for all four days of...

  • Ryder Cup: How are Team USA and Team Europe shaping up?

    Tuesday, 7 August 2018

    How are the US and European Ryder Cup teams shaping up? With only a few weeks to go until the 2018 Ryder Cup, teams are getting closer to being finalised and the race is on for those wanting to gain either automatic qualification for European or those final four Wildcard spots for either teams. For the United States team, the top...

  • PGA Championship Tee Times: Round 2

    Tuesday, 7 August 2018

    US PGA Championship Round 2 Tee Times: All times are in BST/ UK Time. * indicates players teeing off from the 10th hole Featured groups for this day's play are in bold 12:50: Russell Henley, Chesson Hadley, Danny Balin 12:55: Brandon Stone, Johan Kok, Whee Kim* 13:01: Marty Jertson, Luke List, Kevin Chappell 13:06: Matt Wallace, Matt Dobyns, Beau Hossler* 13:12: Jaysen Hansen, Kyle Stanley, Nick Watney 13:17:...

  • US PGA Championship Betting Tips

    Monday, 6 August 2018

    The US PGA Championship heads to Bellerive this week for the 100th edition of the Championship - but who should you back this week?  World No.1 Dustin Johnson is the bookies favourite to win his second major title at the PGA Championship - and it's not difficult to see why.  After missing the cut at the Open Championship at Carnoustie, DJ bounced...

  • 10 things you missed last week: The end of an era, Phil's moves and Georgia's thrilling major win

    Monday, 6 August 2018

    10 things you missed last week; the end of an era, Phil's moves, the November showdown and Georgia Hall's thrilling major win Firestone & Ricoh: The End of an Era Last week marked the end of two major fixtures in golf: The WGC Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone, and the sponsorship of the Ricoh Women’s British Open.  The WGC Bridgestone Invitational has made...

  • Your guide to the US PGA Championship

    Monday, 6 August 2018

    US PGA Championship 2018: The facts, figures and stories behind this year's final major What do I need to know? The final Major of the season is celebrating its centenary anniversary and will do so at a course it visited for the first – and only – time in 1992. That year, Nick Price won the Wanamaker Trophy by three shots from...

  • PGA Championship: The holes where the major will be won and lost

    Monday, 6 August 2018

    The Game Changers: The holes where the 2018 US PGA Championship could be won and lost The 2018 PGA Championship heads to Bellerive this week for the final major stop of the year - and defending champion Justin Thomas comes to the 'Green Monster of Ladue' with a lot of confidence thanks to a win in last week's WGC Championship. And while...

  • Justin Thomas claims first WGC title at Bridgestone Invitational

    Monday, 6 August 2018

    Justin Thomas was emotional as he eased to his first WGC title at the Bridgestone Invitational on Sunday Justin Thomas was incredibly emotional on the 18th green at Firestone on Sunday. He was surrounded by family, including his grandparents - who were about to see their grandson win on the PGA Tour for the very first time.  He had begun the day...

  • Georgia Hall wins 2018 Ricoh Women's British Open after thrilling final round

    Sunday, 5 August 2018

    Georgia Hall claimed the 2018 Ricoh Women's British Open title by two shots after a thrilling final round at Royal Lytham & St Annes Georgia Hall was unwavering in her composure throughout the final round of the Ricoh Women's British Open as she overcame a field of the World's best players to claim her first major title.  It was a final day...

  • Woburn and Royal Troon announced as next two Women's British Open venues

    Friday, 3 August 2018

    Woburn Golf Club was announced today as the venue for the 2019 Women’s British Open with Royal Troon making its debut on the Championship roster in 2020. Woburn, which has hosted the Championship on ten occasions, has been announced as the 2019 Women's British Open venue, while nine-time Open venue Royal Troon - which staged the famous battle between Henrik Stenson...

  • Tiger Woods vs Phil Mickelson match set for November, says report

    Thursday, 2 August 2018

    Get your popcorn ready: The Woods vs Mickelson winner-takes-all contest is set for November, according to a report from ESPN. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson played a practice round together on Wednesday at the WGC Bridgestone Invitational, and talk quickly circulated about whether they would be discussing their big-money winner-takes-all challenge. And now, according to ESPN’s Mike Greenberg, sources have informed him...

  • WATCH: Phil Mickelson stars in hilarious new shirt advert

    Thursday, 2 August 2018

    You know those infamous dress shirts Phil has been wearing on the PGA Tour this year? There's now an advert, and some serious dad dancing... Mizzen + Main, the company who produce Phil's shirts, have taken out their first advert on the Golf Channel ahead of the WGC Bridgestone Invitational, and it is something you REALLY shouldn't miss.  It's a combination of...