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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…

Quick Take: Poulter Proves He Is A Player View More
Ian Poulter is taking advantage of his opportunity to play The Players Championship. (Photo Credit: Michael Madrid-USA TODAY Sports)

Quick Take: Poulter Proves He Is A Player

It would be ironic if Ian Poulter were to win the Players because a couple of weeks ago he thought he wouldn’t be competing in it, nor, for that matter, in many PGA Tour events for the rest of this year. But then came a telephone call from PGA Tour…

Quick Take: Poulter A Picture Of Placidity View More
Ian Poulter shot an opening 72 at the 2017 Players Championship. Photo Credit: Michael Madrid-USA TODAY Sports /Reuters

Quick Take: Poulter A Picture Of Placidity

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – There is a calmness about Ian Poulter these days that wasn’t always there. Once he might have come storming off the course bemoaning the fact that he had been 3 under after nine holes but could only finish level par. A waste! he might have…

QUICK TAKE: Why Greens Maps Should be Banned View More
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QUICK TAKE: Why Greens Maps Should be Banned

MEXICO CITY, Mexico – While we’re on the subject of amending and updating the Rules of Golf, here’s a suggestion: Ban the use of greens maps that have become increasingly popular with some PGA Tour players. It’s one thing to use a yardage book. It’s something else to study a…