Posts tagged with: "Ian Poulter"

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…

WATCH: Spieth Leads By Two At Halfway Mark View More
Jordan Spieth takes shelter beneath his umbrella during a wet and windy second round at Royal Birkdale. (REUTERS/Andrew Boyers)

WATCH: Spieth Leads By Two At Halfway Mark

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | Jordan Spieth had a second great day on the links to finish on 6-under par and two ahead of Matt Kuchar at the halfway stage of the 146th Open at Royal Birkdale. One more American, Brooks Koepka, is a shot further back, only he is not on…

QUICK TAKE: A Return To Form For Poulter View More
Ian Poulter has his strut back, as he walks up the 18th fairway at Royal Birkdale during the first round of the Open Championship. (Photo Credit: REUTERS/Paul Childs)

QUICK TAKE: A Return To Form For Poulter

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | It’s not surprising that Ian Poulter began this Open Championship at Royal Birkdale with a stress-free 3-under-par 67 that immediately thrust him into the emerging tournament storyline. Poulter had a chance to win the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open last week at Dundonald until he three-putted three…

Quick Take: Poulter, Chamblee Get Into Twitter Argument View More
Ian Poulter chose to play conservatively down the stretch of the Players Championship, finishing in a tie for second. (Photo Credit: Peter Casey, USA Today Sports)

Quick Take: Poulter, Chamblee Get Into Twitter Argument

Not long after fighting the course, the elements and the mental fatigue of the Players Championship, Ian Poulter engaged in another fight on his second favorite battlefield, getting into a Twitter spat with GolfChannel’s Brandel Chamblee. During post-tournament comments, Chamblee criticized Poulter for playing for money, for securing his status…