Posts tagged with: "Brooks Koepka"

NEWS: Koepka Named PGA Tour Player Of The Year View More
Brooks Koepka won two major championships in 2018. (Photo: Lee Smith, Reuters)

NEWS: Koepka Named PGA Tour Player Of The Year

On the strength of two major championship victories, Brooks Koepka has earned Player of the Year honors for the 2017-18 PGA Tour season. The 28-year-old Floridian won the U.S. Open and PGA Championship while posting four additional top-10 finishes. Making his Player of the Year achievement even more notable is…

QUICK TAKE: Finau’s Answered Prayer On 16 Leads To Morning Triumph View More
Tony Finau and Brooks Koepka (Photo credit: Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Finau’s Answered Prayer On 16 Leads To Morning Triumph

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, FRANCE | Tony Finau stood on the par-3 16th tee at Le Golf National late Friday morning begging his 8-iron shot to stay in the air. The wind blowing in a cold front was bouncing off the water and coming straight at the elevated tee where Finau and partner…

QUICK TAKE: Koepka In Plain Sight – And In First Place View More
Brooks Koepka (Photo credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Koepka In Plain Sight – And In First Place

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | It is an exaggeration – but not a great one – that Brooks Koepka has a gift for hiding in plain sight despite being the two-time U.S. Open champion. All you had to do was walk around Bellerive Country Club with Koepka on Saturday afternoon as…

QUICK TAKE: Four Share Lead As Potentially Wild Sunday Awaits View More
Brooks Koepka (Photo credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Four Share Lead As Potentially Wild Sunday Awaits

SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK | If Sunday at Shinnecock Hills is anything like Saturday, well, that may be more than anyone can handle. When everything came to rest at sundown Saturday, four players – Daniel Berger, Tony Finau, defending champion Brooks Koepka and 2016 champion Dustin Johnson – shared the lead…

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: 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…