Results tagged with 'bubba watson'
Published April 15, 2014
Tiger Woods missed the Masters Tournament last week, which was won by Bubba Watson. Waton had to fend off 20-year-old Jordan Spieth to claim his second green jacket, and it proves to me that the game is better off without Woods.
Published Sept. 12, 2013
Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Ill., is a new PGA Tour venue as the host site of this week's BMW Championship. Despite some favorable weather, many of the top 70 players in the FedEx Cup playoff race struggled. One of those who figured it out quickly was Madison's Steve Stricker, who shot an opening round 66.
Published April 11, 2013
Tiger Woods, the world's new, old, No. 1 golfer, hasn't won a Masters Tournament in nearly a decade. But, he enters this season's first major championship with two wins under his belt and he seems poised to jump start his pursuit of Jack Nicklasus' major record - all thanks to Madison's Steve Stricker.
Published Sept. 28, 2012
Early in the first day of the 39th Ryder Cup at Medinah Country Club in Medinah, Illinois, the European team looked like it would once again prove to be the dominant force in team competition. But as the sun rose, so did the Americans, who rode a wave of momentum to a 5-3 lead after the first day of competition.
Published April 9, 2012
Two summers ago at Whistling Straits, a virtual unknown burst onto the golf scene at the 2010 PGA Championship. As his father was dying of cancer, a thoughtful, well spoken, humble kid named Bubba from the Deep South did not win his playoff against Martin Kaymer. But while he fell short of the Wannamaker Trophy, Bubba Watson's story and his style won him legions of fans that are celebrating his improbable win at The Masters this past weekend.