Category: Europe Postings

NEWS: Davies Dynamite In Senior LPGA Triumph View More
Laura Davies captured the Senior LPGA Championship at French Lick Resort. (Photo Courtesy LPGA)

NEWS: Davies Dynamite In Senior LPGA Triumph

Three months after winning the inaugural U.S. Senior Women’s Open by 10 strokes, England’s Laura Davies authored another virtuoso performance in a senior major, this time going wire-to-wire in a three-stroke victory in the second Senior LPGA Championship on the Pete Dye Course at French Lick (Indiana) Resort. The World…

QUICK TAKE: Chairman Pledges Progress Toward Bolstering LET Schedule View More
England's Georgia Hall won the 2018 Women's British Open. Opportunities are expanding for the Ladies European Tour. (Photo credit: Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff)

QUICK TAKE: Chairman Pledges Progress Toward Bolstering LET Schedule

On Wednesday, Mark Lichtenhein, the chairman of the Ladies European Tour, was in Strasbourg, France, to announce a 2019 Women’s European Open, an event which will be part and parcel of the European Commission’s Week of Sport from 23-30 September and BeActive campaign. “It’s a very strong announcement – and…

QUICK TAKE: Sunday’s Singles Matches Are Set View More
Webb Simpson (Regis Duvignau, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Sunday’s Singles Matches Are Set

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, FRANCE | The Ryder Cup math gets simple now. Twelve singles matches remain to be played on Sunday. To win the Ryder Cup, Europe needs to win 4½ more points. To keep the Cup, the U.S. needs to find at least 8 points in singles. “We want to get…

QUICK TAKE: European Dominance Makes U.S. Comeback More Difficult View More
Golf - 2018 Ryder Cup at Tommy Fleetwood (left) and Francesco Molinari (Photo credit: Carl Recine, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: European Dominance Makes U.S. Comeback More Difficult

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, FRANCE | Now what? Play the video of Ben Crenshaw waving his finger saying he has a funny feeling about things? Putt better – fast? Feed Tommy Fleetwood and Francesco Molinari some bad fish? It’s possible to start the Ryder Cup Sunday singles in a 10-6 hole and win…

QUICK TAKE: Sights And Sounds From Day 2 Of The Ryder Cup View More
Phil Mickelson and wife Amy Mickelson (Photo credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Sights And Sounds From Day 2 Of The Ryder Cup

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, FRANCE | Could Sunday be Phil Mickelson’s final Ryder Cup match? It’s easy to think so. He’s 48 years old and in line to be a future captain (think 2022 or 2024). Of more immediate concern is the fact that Mickelson is in search of his missing form. Mickelson…

QUICK TAKE: Road Record May Lead U.S. To Fear The Foursomes View More
Jordan Spieth (Photo credit: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Road Record May Lead U.S. To Fear The Foursomes

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, FRANCE | As if getting skunked in the foursomes sessions Friday afternoon and ceding command of this Ryder Cup to the Europeans weren’t bad enough, there’s a potentially more concerning thought for the United States team. They have to play foursomes again Saturday afternoon. If you’re looking for threads…