After a dismal 2010, Sergio Garcia is playing much better this year. He entered the final round of the International Open 4 strokes back and made a strong push to overtake the field.
The Travelers Championship is led by American amateur Patrick Cantlay. Several American amateur golfers are proving they have what it takes to compete in the PGA in the coming years.
U.S. Open courses are generally thought to be too hard, particularly ones close to the coast. Players are forced to make choices and then execute them.
Justin Rose enters this week’s Memorial Tournament as the reigning champion. But he’s also hoping to rekindle the form he lost after winning the AT&T National almost a year ago.
Golf is accepted as the perennial gentleman’s game. The PGA of America was born on April 10, 1916. That day in New York, 35 golfers, encouraged by department store manager Rodman Wanamaker, signed the constitution and by-laws of the newly formed golfing organization.