Posts tagged with: "Kevin Kisner"

QUICK TAKE: Kisner (66) Gets His Kicks At Carnoustie View More
Kevin Kisner fired an opening 66 Thursday at Carnoustie. (Photo: REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff)

QUICK TAKE: Kisner (66) Gets His Kicks At Carnoustie

CARNOUSTIE, SCOTLAND | Put Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Kevin Kisner, Zach Johnson, Jason Dufner, Jimmy Walker and Rickie Fowler together in adjacent houses not far from Carnoustie and how do they spend their downtime in the evenings at the Open Championship? Do they compare major-championship trophies because they have eight…

QUICK TAKE: Call Them ‘Two Amigos’ View More
Phil Mickelson, left, and Kevin Kisner celebrate Mickelson's putt by doing the "Three Amigos Dance" on the 18th green during Day 2 of the Presidents Cup. (Photo credit Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Call Them ‘Two Amigos’

JERSEY CITY, NEW JERSEY – In case you were wondering, that Three Amigos dance Phil Mickelson and Kevin Kisner did on the 18th green at Liberty National Golf Club Friday afternoon didn’t just happen. It began Friday morning in the team room when Mickelson pulled up a clip from the Steve…

WATCH: Kisner Starts Fast, Matsuyama Catches Up View More
Hideki Matsuyama shot 64 on Friday at Quail Hollow Club during the 2017 PGA Championship. (Photo credit: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

WATCH: Kisner Starts Fast, Matsuyama Catches Up

For the second day in a row, a number went up early, one that looked like it would lead with ease, but the guy who shot it had to wait five hours to see if it held. And for the second day in a row, it didn’t. When the horn…

QUICK TAKE: Kisner Feels Right At Home View More
Kevin Kisner leads the 2017 PGA Championship after back-to-back 67s at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C. (Photo credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Kisner Feels Right At Home

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – Kevin Kisner may be new to the top of the leaderboard in a major championship but he’s not new to Quail Hollow Club, where he shares the lead at the PGA Championship. Now that he has posted matching 67s to be co-leader of the PGA Championship,…

WATCH: Olesen, Kisner Lead At Quail Hollow View More
Thorbjorn Olesen got off to a strong start on Thursday at the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada, USA Today Sports)

WATCH: Olesen, Kisner Lead At Quail Hollow

This was not the Quail Hollow from years gone by. The newly redesigned layout, with a couple of par-4s north of 500 yards and a closing stretch nicknamed “the Green Mile,” after Stephen King’s literary walk to the electric chair, was, through Round One at least, the toughest test of…

WATCH: How Kevin Kisner Won the Dean & Deluca Invitational View More
Kevin Kisner held off the likes of Jordan Spieth and Jon Rahm to win his second PGA Tour event. (Photo Credit: Reinhold Matay, USA Today Sports)

WATCH: How Kevin Kisner Won the Dean & Deluca Invitational

In case you haven’t been paying close attention, Kisner has been putting together a solid season that suddenly looks a lot better with his victory at Colonial. He had already finished runner-up twice this year – tying for second at the Arnold Palmer Invitational then losing with partner Scott Brown…