Posts tagged with: "Henrik Stenson"

QUICK TAKE: Fleetwood And Stenson Loom As Challengers View More
Tommy Fleetwood (Photo credit: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Fleetwood And Stenson Loom As Challengers

SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK | If it’s the US Open, then Tommy Fleetwood must be up there, high on the leaderboard. He finished fourth at Erin Hills in 2017 and after a brilliant 66 in the second round at Shinnecock Hills he has positioned himself on the coattails of Dustin Johnson….

QUICK TAKE: Perspective Separates Major Champs Garcia, Stenson View More
Sergio Garcia (right) and Henrik Stenson (Photo credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Perspective Separates Major Champs Garcia, Stenson

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Major champions are different. They look similar, talk the same but there is a slight swagger in their walk, and they give off an almost imperceptible air of superiority. They know that in the grand scheme of things they have done something very few other…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Strong While Other Stars Struggle

QUICK TAKE: Woods Strong While Other Stars Struggle

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA | Those who have insisted a successful Tiger Woods comeback could never happen are now beginning to sweat. Coming off of a 12th-place finish at the Honda Classic, Woods had an exuberant crowd captivated from the opening gun during his 1-under 70 Thursday at the Valspar Championship….

OFFBEAT: Stenson Rides Camel In Abu Dhabi View More
Henrik Stenson takes a ride on a camel at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

OFFBEAT: Stenson Rides Camel In Abu Dhabi

You may recall the publicity stunt in which Henrik Stenson was hoisted airborne while donning a red cape before last fall’s WGC-HSBC Champions tournament in Shanghai – and the kerfuffle that ensued when Stenson cryptically suggested the photo shoot might have been to blame for a rib injury that prompted…

QUICK TAKE: Shot Clock Tourney A Hot Topic In China

QUICK TAKE: Shot Clock Tourney A Hot Topic In China

SHANGHAI | Henrik Stenson, for one, is fascinated by the idea of the Shot Clock Masters, which is to be played next June at the Diamond Club in Austria and is designed to knock 45 minutes off a round. In truth, everyone is talking about the newfangled European Tour event…

QUICK TAKE: Groups to Watch at the PGA Championship View More
Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler will try to keep their positive vibes going at Quail Hollow when grouped together for the first two rounds of the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Lee Smith, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Groups to Watch at the PGA Championship

As we approach the year’s final major, let’s take a look into some of the featured groups set to tee it up at Quail Hollow for the 99th PGA Championship: Rory McIlroy-Rickie Fowler-Jon Rahm McIlroy and Fowler earned their first PGA Tour victories at Quail Hollow and have impressive track…