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NEWS: Furyk Announces 2018 Ryder Cup Selection Criteria View More
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NEWS: Furyk Announces 2018 Ryder Cup Selection Criteria

U.S. Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk announced the selection criteria for his team in the 2018 Ryder Cup, to be played at Le Golf National outside Paris. In 2017, only the majors, WGC events and the Players Championship will count towards the point total for each player. The following year,…

BREAKING NEWS: Justin Thomas Shoots Seventh Sub-60 Round in PGA Tour History

BREAKING NEWS: Justin Thomas Shoots Seventh Sub-60 Round in PGA Tour History

Justin Thomas may not want to leave Hawaii anytime soon. One week after the 23-year-old won his third PGA Tour event at the SBS Tournament of Champions, Thomas carded an 11-under 59 in the opening round of the Sony Open at Waialae Country Club in Honolulu, Hawaii. His round auspiciously…

BREAKING NEWS: Jim Furyk Named Ryder Cup Captain View More
Jim Furyk of the United States during the 2016 Ryder Cup.

BREAKING NEWS: Jim Furyk Named Ryder Cup Captain

Jim Furyk, a nine-time team member, was named captain of the 2018 U.S. Ryder Cup team for the biennial matches that will be played just outside Paris. The 46-year-old Furyk succeeds two-time captain Davis Love III, who led the U.S. to its first victory since 2008. Furyk was an assistant…

NEWS: Five Best Stories from #MustReadMonday

NEWS: Five Best Stories from #MustReadMonday

1. Justin Thomas woke up nervous on Sunday morning. OK, so maybe he was just anxious thinking about his former school (Alabama) playing in the College Football Championship tonight against Clemson. Either way, Thomas had a coming-of-age moment at Kapalua. STORY: Ron Green Jr. on Justin Thomas 2. The influx of…

BREAKING NEWS: Furyk Reportedly To Be Named Ryder Cup Captain View More
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BREAKING NEWS: Furyk Reportedly To Be Named Ryder Cup Captain

Jim Furyk is set to be announced in the next week as the 2018 U.S. Ryder Cup captain, The Telegraph reported Saturday. The selection committee’s choice came down to Furyk and Fred Couples, according to the report, which was written by James Corrigan, the British newspaper’s golf correspondent. The report…

Love’s First Three Picks Raise Questions View More
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Love’s First Three Picks Raise Questions

In answering three questions about his U.S. Ryder Cup team Monday, captain Davis Love III raised other questions. The three answers were Rickie Fowler, J.B. Holmes and Matt Kuchar, the players Love added to his Ryder Cup roster, each of whom were considered likely selections. What remains unanswered is who…