Posts tagged with: "Justin Rose"

QUICK TAKE: Rose Seeks To Recapture Innocence At Birkdale View More
It's been 19 years since Justin Rose was introduced to the golf world at Royal Birkdale in the 1998 Open Championship. (Photo Credit: Andrew Boyers,

QUICK TAKE: Rose Seeks To Recapture Innocence At Birkdale

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | Justin Rose was looking for a new wave of competitive desire ahead of this Open and he found it during a holiday week in Italy after the US Open: “All of a sudden, the hunger was back.” Last week, there was another source of inspiration for the…

QUICK TAKE: Rose’s Preparation Makes Him Contender At U.S. Open View More
Justin Rose is hoping to earn a second U.S. Open after his triumph at Merion in 2013. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Rose’s Preparation Makes Him Contender At U.S. Open

  ERIN, WISCONSIN — Among his peers, Justin Rose stands out for the thought and careful way he prepares for a big tournament. He is detective-like in his dogged determination to find out as much as he possibly can about a course so that come competition time he will not…

QUICK TAKE: Teams of Interest at the Zurich Classic View More
Rickie Fowler and Jason Day will be a formidable partnership at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Photo Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters Picture Supplied by Action Images

QUICK TAKE: Teams of Interest at the Zurich Classic

For the first time in nearly 36 years, the PGA Tour has an official team tournament on the calendar with the new-look Zurich Classic in New Orleans. There will be 80 two-man teams competing in alternate-shot and best-ball formats at TPC Louisiana, prompting many of the world’s best to alter…

NEWS: García Wins The Masters View More
In his 74th major start, Sergio Garcia finally broke through. (Photo Credit: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: García Wins The Masters

The fact that someone had to lose was a crying shame. But the wait is finally over. After 73 heartbreaking, frustrating, maddening, emotional major championship starts, Sergio García is finally a champion, defeating Justin Rose on the first hole of sudden death at Augusta National, curling a 10-foot birdie putt…

NEWS: So Many Stories In A Dizzying Day View More
Sergio could win his first major on Seve's 60th birthday. (Photo Credit: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: So Many Stories In A Dizzying Day

This is what the Green Coats wanted. After two days of waving flagsticks and magnolia blossoms that danced in the stiff Georgia breeze, springtime returned to Augusta, and birdies, sorely lacking in the first two rounds of this Masters, lit up the leaderboard and made this one of the more…

QUICK TAKE: Why Are The Top Players Skipping The Florida Swing? View More
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QUICK TAKE: Why Are The Top Players Skipping The Florida Swing?

If you are looking for Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth or Phil Mickelson playing during the PGA Tour’s so-called Florida swing, you’re not going to find them. Why not? Blame it on the Tour schedule this year. None of those three players will tee it up in any of the Florida…