Posts tagged with: "Brooks Koepka"

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…

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…