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WATCH: Darren Clarke Hits Horrifying Shank, Fires Back at Journalist on Twitter

WATCH: Darren Clarke Hits Horrifying Shank, Fires Back at Journalist on Twitter

We’ve seen our fair share of shanks from professionals – such as this Jon Rahm hosel rocket caught on Protracer last summer – but rarely do we see them occur on pitch shots with the ball sitting perfectly in the fairway. That’s what happened to 2011 Open Championship winner Darren Clarke…

Americans Off to Dream Start at Hazeltine View More
Sep 30, 2016; Chaska, MN, USA; Patrick Reed of the United States reacts to a putt in the on the 16th green morning foursome matches during the 41st Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Michael Madrid-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters Picture Supplied by Action Images

Americans Off to Dream Start at Hazeltine

CHASKA, MINNESOTA – Walking up the edge of the 18th fairway with Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler moments away from finishing off Rory McIlroy and Andy Sullivan to complete a staggering American foursomes sweep to start this Ryder Cup, a gentleman in a blue European team jacket was talking to…

Five Reasons to Like Team Europe View More
Sep 28, 2016; Chaska, MN, USA; From left Sergio Garcia of Spain, Andy Sullivan and Danny Willett of England compare balls on the 10th green during the practice round for the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports

Five Reasons to Like Team Europe

The United States has the stronger team. No doubt about it. Johnny Miller says the Americans might have a four- or five-point edge this year. Whether that’s true or not, even diehard European fans know that Team USA is deeper, hotter and healthier than the visitors. Even so, here are…

Clarke Tabs Westwood, Kaymer and Pieters For Ryder Cup View More
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Clarke Tabs Westwood, Kaymer and Pieters For Ryder Cup

European Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke has selected veterans Lee Westwood and Martin Kaymer, along with 24-year-old Belgian Thomas Pieters, to complete the team’s roster for next month’s matches at Hazeltine. The Westwood and Kaymer picks come as little surprise given Europe’s six Ryder Cup rookies set to tee it up…