Posts tagged with: "Anirban Lahiri"

WATCH: Group Hits Five Balls Into Water On Island 17th View More
Zac Blair refused to go to the drop box on the par-3 17th, sending three balls into the water. (Photo Credit: PGA Tour/Twitter)

WATCH: Group Hits Five Balls Into Water On Island 17th

  PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – On a scale of 1-10, how hard is the Stadium Course right now? There are those who might give it an 8: Chad Campbell, Brian Gay, Danny Lee and Scott Piercy have all carded a dreaded snowman. There are those who might give it…

OWGR Snapshot: Rory Moves Up To No. 2 View More
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OWGR Snapshot: Rory Moves Up To No. 2

In this week’s Official World Golf Ranking: Jordan Spieth (US) reached 13 consecutive weeks at No. 1, still building on the longest streak of his career. Spieth had three previous short stints as the top player in the world, and has been No. 1 for a total of 19 weeks…

OWGR Snapshot: Dufner Rises 60 Spots View More
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OWGR Snapshot: Dufner Rises 60 Spots

  In this week’s Official World Golf Ranking: Jordan Spieth (US) reached 12 consecutive weeks at No. 1, building on the longest streak of his career. Spieth had three previous short stints as the top player in the world, and has been No. 1 for a total of 18 weeks…

Americans Headed Towards Another Rout View More
U.S. team member Rickie Fowler (L) gestures to fans as he walks with team mate Jimmy Walker on the first hole during the opening foursome matches of the 2015 Presidents Cup golf tournament at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea, October 8, 2015. REUTERS/Toru Hanai Picture Supplied by Action Images.

Americans Headed Towards Another Rout

It was a rout, pure and simple. All the stuff you heard or read about the Presidents Cup being an American cakewalk turned out, at least in Session One, to be right on the money. Nine out of the past 10 winners of this biennial contest won the first session,…

Unlikely Bomber Wins Long Drive Contest View More
Anirban Lahiri of India watches his tee shot on the 15th hole during a practice round ahead of the British Open golf championship on the Old Course in St. Andrews, Scotland, July 15, 2015. REUTERS/Paul Childs Picture Supplied by Action Images

Unlikely Bomber Wins Long Drive Contest

At 5 feet 9 and 170 pounds, Anirban Lahiri hardly can be described as imposing. But the 28-year-old from India outblasted all comers at the PGA Championship’s Long Drive Competition. Lahiri, a two-time European Tour winner who ranks 79th in driving distance on that circuit with an average of 292.3…