Posts tagged with: "Hideki Matsuyama"

WATCH: Kisner Starts Fast, Matsuyama Catches Up View More
Hideki Matsuyama shot 64 on Friday at Quail Hollow Club during the 2017 PGA Championship. (Photo credit: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

WATCH: Kisner Starts Fast, Matsuyama Catches Up

For the second day in a row, a number went up early, one that looked like it would lead with ease, but the guy who shot it had to wait five hours to see if it held. And for the second day in a row, it didn’t. When the horn…

WATCH: How Hideki Matsuyama Won the WGC-Bridgestone View More
Hideki Matsuyama has six worldwide wins in his last 20 starts. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada, USA Today)

WATCH: How Hideki Matsuyama Won the WGC-Bridgestone

For all the understandable conversation about whether Jordan Spieth or Rory McIlroy will be the player to beat in the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club this week, Hideki Matsuyama sent a simple message with his WGC-Bridgestone Invitational victory at Firestone Country Club. He is as dangerous as anyone. Taking…

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…

QUICK TAKE: Groups to Watch at the Open Championship View More
Jordan Spieth has a date with Henrik Stenson and Si Woo Kim for the opening two rounds of the Open Championship. (Photo Credit: Paul Childs, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Groups to Watch at the Open Championship

With the year’s third major upon us and the tee times for the first two rounds released, let’s take a look at some of the groups to keep an eye on at Royal Birkdale: Henrik Stenson-Si Woo Kim-Jordan Spieth After winning in remarkable fashion last year at Royal Troon, Stenson…

QUICK TAKE: Predicting Golf-Related Prop Bets For Super Bowl

QUICK TAKE: Predicting Golf-Related Prop Bets For Super Bowl

Along with the commercials and the Puppy Bowl, wacky prop bets are the true backbone of Super Bowl festivities. This year, golf will hold a great deal of Vegas influence when it comes to side bets. First, the golf: the Omega Dubai Desert Classic featuring Tiger Woods and the Waste…

QUICK TAKE: 10 Players Under 30 With The Potential To Become PGA Tour Stars

QUICK TAKE: 10 Players Under 30 With The Potential To Become PGA Tour Stars

I don’t have to tell you that we’ll never replace Tiger Woods, at least not in the lifetime of anyone reading this. In fact, it will probably take 10 players to replace Tiger and his 79 PGA Tour victories. Here are the 10 best players under 30 who already are,…