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The Thing About Golf Podcast #69 – Jaime Diaz

The Thing About Golf Podcast #69 – Jaime Diaz

Technically, writing is just the putting together of words to form sentences. However, like golf, that undersells by quite a margin the gift some have for it. 29 Jun 2022
Fitzpatrick continues Country Club love with U.S. Open win

Fitzpatrick continues Country Club love with U.S. Open win

Matt Fitzpatrick is a champion once again at The Country Club. 20 Jun 2022
Nicklaus granted rare honour in St. Andrews

Nicklaus granted rare honour in St. Andrews

Jack Nicklaus is returning to St. Andrews to become an honorary citizen. 7 Jun 2022
Winner’s Bag: Billy Horschel – Memorial Tournament

Winner’s Bag: Billy Horschel – Memorial Tournament

Billy Horschel kept hold of his overnight lead to claim victory at Jack Nicklaus' Muirfield Village. Her is what the Memorial Tournament winner had in the bag. 6 Jun 2022
Horschel dominates at Jack’s Place

Horschel dominates at Jack’s Place

Billy Horschel has ended any doubt about his victory at Muirfield Village with an eagle putt from one end of the green to the other on the 15th hole, sending him to a four-shot victory in the PGA Tour's Memorial tournament. 6 Jun 2022
Cam in command at Memorial

Cam in command at Memorial

World No. 3 Cameron Smith has a piece of Tiger Woods history in his sights after firing a three-under 69 amid tough scoring conditions to forge a narrow lead at the Memorial in Dublin, Ohio. 4 Jun 2022
Smith in six-way lead at Jack’s place

Smith in six-way lead at Jack’s place

Cam Smith is in a six-way tussle for the lead after the opening round of the PGA Tour's Memorial tournament in Dublin, Ohio. 3 Jun 2022
Nicklaus had 'zero interest' in Saudi offer

Nicklaus had 'zero interest' in Saudi offer

Jack Nicklaus says he met with a Saudi Arabian group as a courtesy and had "zero interest" in running a rival golf circuit now being led by Australia's Greg Norman. 1 Jun 2022
The Preview: The Memorial Tournament

The Preview: The Memorial Tournament

It’s the tournament that Jack built played at the course that Jack built and remains one of the most prestigious events on the Tour that Jack helped create. 31 May 2022
I was offered $100m by Saudis: Nicklaus

I was offered $100m by Saudis: Nicklaus

Greg Norman was not the first choice to be the front man of the LIV Golf Invitational Series, they pursued and preferred Jack Nicklaus, according to the 73-time PGA Tour winner. 17 May 2022
‘That meant a great deal to me’: Watson

‘That meant a great deal to me’: Watson

Tom Watson never thought eight major championships, including two green jackets, would be enough to join the company of Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus on the first tee at Augusta National. 8 Apr 2022
Masters: Golf's boulevarde of broken dreams

Masters: Golf's boulevarde of broken dreams

It could be called the ‘Boulevarde of Broken Dreams’. Instead, it’s known as Amen Corner – a (as of 2022) 1,185-yard stretch of golfing heaven that can be hell for the world’s best players. 6 Apr 2022
Spieth eyeing career grand slam at Southern Hills

Spieth eyeing career grand slam at Southern Hills

Jordan Spieth believes this year's PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma, could well be his best opportunity yet to complete the career grand slam of golf's four majors. 23 Mar 2022
The Preview: Steyn City Championship

The Preview: Steyn City Championship

Another week another new event on the newly named DP World Tour (formerly European Tour for those who may have missed it). 15 Mar 2022
The Preview: MyGolfLife Open hosted by Pecanwood

The Preview: MyGolfLife Open hosted by Pecanwood

While the spotlight will be firmly focussed on Florida and The Players this week, the DP World Tour joins forces with South Africa’s Sunshine Tour to stage the inaugural MyGolfLife Open hosted by Pecanwood. 8 Mar 2022
Tiger to the Hall

Tiger to the Hall

Ernie Els listened intently to a reporter’s pitch for a story. It dealt with competitive life on the PGA Tour for players who turn 40 and since Tiger Woods was 39, guess who the question revolved around? 8 Mar 2022
Bernhard Langer wins Champions Tour player of the year

Bernhard Langer wins Champions Tour player of the year

Bernhard Langer is the winner of the 2020-21 Jack Nicklaus Award as the Champions Tour's Player of the Year. 20 Jan 2022
The Preview: The American Express Championship

The Preview: The American Express Championship

The American Express Championship might still be better known to most as the Bob Hope Classic, a throwback event to an era when big time celebrities and professional golf went hand in hand. 19 Jan 2022
Shearer’s legacy lives on with looper

Shearer’s legacy lives on with looper

The passing of Bob Shearer last week was felt by the entire golf fraternity. And there was a touch of serendipity at this week’s Fortinet Australian PGA at Royal Queensland. 15 Jan 2022
Tom Watson added to Masters honorary staters

Tom Watson added to Masters honorary staters

Fred Ridley, Chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament, announced today that two-time Masters champion Tom Watson will join Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player as an Honorary Starter beginning Thursday, April 7, 2022, at the 86th Masters Tournament. 12 Jan 2022
Vale Bob Shearer

Vale Bob Shearer

PGA of Australia Life Member and Australian PGA and Australian Open champion Bob Shearer has passed away at age 73. 9 Jan 2022