Posts tagged with: "Genesis Open"

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QUICK TAKE: Johnson Could Reach No. 1 With Riviera Win

PACIFIC PALISADES, CA. – Dustin Johnson and his fiancĂ©e, Paulina Gretzky, announced Saturday they are expecting their second child, they have a new puppy and by Sunday evening, Johnson may have a new world ranking. If Johnson wins the rain-soaked Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club – he starts a…

QUICK TAKE: With Palmer On His Mind, Saunders Leads Genesis Open

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. – Sam Saunders doesn’t need reminding that his grandfather, Arnold Palmer, won what is now called the Genesis Open three times. The tournament wasn’t played at Riviera Country Club in the 1960s – Rancho Park Golf Course is where Palmer won in 1963, 1966 and 1967 –…

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NEWS: Tiger Cancels Press Conference Due to Back Spasms

The Tiger Woods withdrawals continued this week when it was first announced that Woods’ scheduled Tuesday press conference at the Genesis Open had been moved to Wednesday, only to have that press conference cancelled altogether due to Woods’ continuing problems with back spasms. The reason given was that Woods has…

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PostCast, Episode 6: Playing Golf Matchmaker, Lexi Thompson’s Remarkable Life and More

In this Valentine’s Day-themed episode of the PostCast, Sean Fairholm and Cassie Stein discuss the best and worst possible combos of male and female tour professionals, what makes us fall in love with the game and more. The co-hosts are joined by LPGA Tour insider Steve Eubanks, who explains what…

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NEWS: Woods Withdraws From Next Two Tour Events

Tiger Woods’ comeback has stalled again. Woods announced Friday morning on his website that upon the advice of doctors he will not play in the Genesis Open or the Honda Classic over the next two weeks due to ongoing back spasms similar to those that prompted him to withdraw from…

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NEWS: McIlroy Aiming For March Return

After suffering a rib injury that forced him to withdraw from last week’s Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship and next week’s Omega Dubai Desert Classic, Rory McIlroy told The Clubhouse Podcast that he is eyeing the WGC-Mexico Championship the first week of March for his return, meaning he would miss next…