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QUICK TAKE: Koepka (70) Perseveres After Freak Trauma To Healed Wrist View More
Brooks Koepka had an incident with a golf cart while practicing before the Players Championship (Photo Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Koepka (70) Perseveres After Freak Trauma To Healed Wrist

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | Finally healthy after months recovering from a serious left wrist injury, Brooks Koepka was nearly undone by an unaware man on a golf cart Wednesday afternoon. Koepka was left to deal with pain in his mended wrist while the unknown cart driver escaped something potentially…

QUICK TAKE: Stadium Course Continues To Confound Spieth View More
Jordan Spieth tees off at the 16th hole at the 2018 Players Championship. (Photo Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Stadium Course Continues To Confound Spieth

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | Maybe the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass simply has it in for Jordan Spieth.            Intent on snapping a string of three consecutive missed cuts in the Players Championship, Spieth instead gave himself a head start on another weekend off with a first-round 75 in…

QUICK TAKE: Weighing The Players’ Impending Return To March View More
The Players Championship will have new dates in 2019 (Photo Credit: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports).

QUICK TAKE: Weighing The Players’ Impending Return To March

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | Although the official announcement of the PGA Tour’s 2019 schedule has been put off for a time – it had been expected this week – it was established long ago that in 2019 the Players Championship will move back to March, when it was played…

QUICK TAKE: McIlroy Happy To Be A Sand Man During The Players View More
Rory McIlroy is enjoying the Players Championship more since he began staying on the beach.

QUICK TAKE: McIlroy Happy To Be A Sand Man During The Players

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | Rory McIlroy is doing his best to turn the Players Championship into a day at the beach. Almost literally. Rather than deal with the swirling atmosphere at the Sawgrass Marriott hotel where many players stay during this week, McIlroy decided a few years ago to…

It’s Official: Woods Will Play In Open Championship View More
Tiger Woods has officially committed to the Open Championship. (Photo Credit: Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports)

It’s Official: Woods Will Play In Open Championship

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | The news was no great surprise but Tiger Woods made it official Wednesday that he will tee it up at the Open Championship in July at Carnoustie. Woods, a three-time Open champion, has not played in the event since 2015 at St. Andrews. Woods won…

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Marches Forth With Singular Focus View More
Ian Poulter's runner-up finish at the 2017 Players Championship rejuvenated his career. (Photo Credit: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Marches Forth With Singular Focus

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | What a difference a year makes. This time in 2017 Ian Poulter arrived at TPC Sawgrass, a late entrant for the Players Championship because of a rules adjustment that went in his favour and made him eligible, not ineligible. It was a stroke of fortune…