Posts tagged with: "Brooks Koepka"

QUICK TAKE: Koepka Prospers In ‘Bomber’s Paradise’ View More
Brooks Koepka has the tools necessary for success at Quail Hollow. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Koepka Prospers In ‘Bomber’s Paradise’

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – Were you to build the perfect beast to play Quail Hollow in this PGA Championship, the prerequisites would include: Big-time power off the tee with enough control to find the fairway with a degree of regularity; A comfort level on fast, sloping greens; And, a mindset…

WATCH: Three Americans Share Open Championship Lead View More
Jordan Spieth, Brooks Koepka and Matt Kuchar raced out to hot starts at Royal Birkdale. (Photo Credit: Hannah McKay, Reuters)

WATCH: Three Americans Share Open Championship Lead

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | What a leaderboard. Americans Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka handed in a couple of morning 65s. Then, by way of keeping a long, long day well and truly alive, Matt Kuchar, out at 1:37 pm UK time, sped to the turn in 29 on his way to…

QUICK TAKE: The Game’s Youth Can Win Majors At Any Time View More
Brooks Koepka became the seventh consecutive first-time major winner last month at the U.S. Open. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: The Game’s Youth Can Win Majors At Any Time

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | Brooks Koepka is Exhibit A – or example No. 7 – that major championship golf appears to have moved into a new era. Instead of a handful of players winning most of the majors, the past seven have been won by first-time champions. Two years ago, Zach…

QUICK TAKE: Groups to Watch at the Open Championship View More
Jordan Spieth has a date with Henrik Stenson and Si Woo Kim for the opening two rounds of the Open Championship. (Photo Credit: Paul Childs, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Groups to Watch at the Open Championship

With the year’s third major upon us and the tee times for the first two rounds released, let’s take a look at some of the groups to keep an eye on at Royal Birkdale: Henrik Stenson-Si Woo Kim-Jordan Spieth After winning in remarkable fashion last year at Royal Troon, Stenson…

LISTEN: Why the U.S. Open Should Come Back to Erin Hills View More
Although 8 of the top 12 players in the world missed the cut, many saw Erin Hills as too forgiving.

LISTEN: Why the U.S. Open Should Come Back to Erin Hills

In episode 23 of the PostCast, Cassie Stein and Sean Fairholm are joined by PGA Tour insider Ron Green Jr. to discuss whether Erin Hills should be tabbed for another U.S. Open. The consensus? Yes, but changes should be made. The next available date for Erin Hills to be a…

WATCH: How Brooks Koepka Won the U.S. Open View More
Brooks Koepka overpowered Erin Hills to win his first major championship. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher, USA Today Sports)

WATCH: How Brooks Koepka Won the U.S. Open

  When the moment called for it, Brooks Koepka turned on the afterburners.   It started with a key par save on the par-3 13th at Erin Hills as Koepka and Brian Harman remained deadlocked in a duel for the U.S. Open title. From there, Koepka broke away with birdies…