Tag Archives: birdie

17th hole’s beer garden makes for noisy atmosphere

Where the beer garden is one of three covered crowd areas at the edge of the 192-yard par-3 green. “It’s the best thing ever,” said Jeff Steckbauer of Wausau, discount…

Poulter facing pressure

Ian Poulter used to start every Monday by opening the link to the Official World Golf Ranking. “I’ve stopped looking, just because it’s not a very nice number to look…

Won’t let up at Players Championship

Jason Day has been practically flawless for two days at The Players Championship, and equally relentless. Coming out of a two-hour storm delay Friday that meant he wouldn’t finish the…

Ernie Els vows to beat the yips after missing SA Open cut

Els had been three over par with three holes to play in the opening round before seemingly reviving his chances of a sixth victory in the event with a birdie…

Jones maintains lead at Australian Open, Spieth 3 behind

Matt Jones shot a 3-under 68 to hold a three-stroke advantage over a surging Jordan Spieth after the third round of the Australian Open on Saturday. Defending champion Spieth holed…

The Jason Day train rolls through Chicago

The birdie put Day at 10-under par with one hole remaining, and moments after he hit his tee shot on No. THE DAY TRAIN: Day still has one hole to…