Posts tagged with: "Ian Poulter"

QUICK TAKE: Deafening Silence Fails To Throw Poulter Off His Game View More
Ian Poulter opened with a 3-under 67 at the PGA Championship, (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Deafening Silence Fails To Throw Poulter Off His Game

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | So now we know what keeps Ian Poulter awake at night. And it is not what you might have thought. It is not the missed fairway on the fourth at Bellerive that led to his second bogey of the day in his 67 in the first…

QUICK TAKE: After Tough Finishes, Rose And Poulter Are Still Within Striking Distance View More
Justin Rose (Photo credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: After Tough Finishes, Rose And Poulter Are Still Within Striking Distance

SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK | First, the scenario and then the question. You’re coming to the end of your second round at the US Open. The cut is of no concern because you are so close to the leader you could almost touch him. Just two holes remain and if you…

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Thrives In Tough Shinnecock Conditions View More
Ian Poulter hits his tee shot on the sixth hole during the first round of the 2018 U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in Southampton, N.Y. on Thursday, June 14, 2018. (Copyright USGA/Jeff Haynes)

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Thrives In Tough Shinnecock Conditions

SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK | Ian Poulter has competed in 12 previous US Opens at venues as far apart as Winged Foot and Bethpage Black in New York and Pebble Beach and Torrey Pines in California. None was as difficult as Shinnecock Hills for the first round of the 2018 US…

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Left ‘Raging’ After Irksome Finish View More
Ian Poulter (Photo credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Left ‘Raging’ After Irksome Finish

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Sometimes the words fit the actions and this time they did. “The water is going to taste like acid when I have a drink later tonight,” a fiery Ian Poulter said. “I’m raging right now.” At least that’s what he said publicly. What he said privately…

QUICK TAKE: Englishmen Enjoy ‘Lovely’ Morning At TPC Sawgrass View More
Tommy Fleetwood at the 2018 Players Championship (Photo Credit: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports).

QUICK TAKE: Englishmen Enjoy ‘Lovely’ Morning At TPC Sawgrass

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | It is thought it has never happened before. Justin Rose, Ian Poulter and Tommy Fleetwood playing together in a tournament, that is. Not just three Europeans. Not just three Britons. But three Englishmen, all of whom figure to be at the Ryder Cup in France…

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Marches Forth With Singular Focus View More
Ian Poulter's runner-up finish at the 2017 Players Championship rejuvenated his career. (Photo Credit: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Marches Forth With Singular Focus

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | What a difference a year makes. This time in 2017 Ian Poulter arrived at TPC Sawgrass, a late entrant for the Players Championship because of a rules adjustment that went in his favour and made him eligible, not ineligible. It was a stroke of fortune…