Posts tagged with: "Louis Oosthuizen"

NEWS: Oosthuizen, Stanley Tied Atop Players Leaderboard View More
Kyle Stanley and Louis Oosthuizen share the lead at the mid-point of The Players Championship. (Photos: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Oosthuizen, Stanley Tied Atop Players Leaderboard

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA — Each of the top 10 players in the world are here, but they aren’t the ones doing the damage. In fact, not one of them is within six strokes of the lead. The game’s best and all others are chasing Louis Oosthuizen (33rd in the…

Quick Take: Oosthuizen Searching for Elusive U.S. Victory View More
Louis Oosthiuzen has never won on U.S. soil despite having a plethora of chances. (Photo Credit: Michael Madrid, USA Today Sports)

Quick Take: Oosthuizen Searching for Elusive U.S. Victory

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – It’s not something Louis Oosthuizen dwells on, but the fact is worth a double-take: In 126 PGA Tour starts, the South African has 21 top-10 finishes and no victories on U.S. soil. There wouldn’t be any particular reason for Oosthuizen to change that at the…

Is Olympic Golf In Trouble? View More
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Is Olympic Golf In Trouble?

Should the International Golf Federation, the body responsible for getting and keeping golf in the Olympic Games, be worried? In the past week, Vijay Singh announced he will not represent his home nation of Fiji when the game returns to the quadrennial competition this August in Brazil. That was followed…

WATCH: Three Aces Made On No. 16

WATCH: Three Aces Made On No. 16

With the traditional hole location on No. 16 offering players the chance to use a large backstop that funnels shots down, there is usually an ace or two in the deck on Masters Sunday. This year there were additional fireworks. First came Shane Lowry of Ireland: Watch @shanelowrygolf make the sixteenth…

Five Players to Watch: Shell Houston Open View More
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Five Players to Watch: Shell Houston Open

Let’s take a moment to remember there is a PGA Tour event this week – the Shell Houston Open – even if it seems everything is about The Masters. It’s also worth pointing out the Houston Open has done a terrific job at repositioning itself on the Tour schedule and…

Breaking Down The Round Of 16 Matches View More
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Breaking Down The Round Of 16 Matches

AUSTIN, TEXAS | After the beatdown Patrick Reed put on Phil Mickelson on Friday afternoon and the way Zach Johnson has needed only 42 holes to win three matches, it’s tough to say the WGC-Dell Match Play is just now getting to the good stuff. But here comes the good…