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Schwartzel and Oosthuizen's Bad Hair Day

One question loomed large over Muirfield Village Golf Club after the first full day of Presidents Cup practice for both teams. What happened to Charl Schwartzel’s and Louis Oosthuizen’s hair? “I didn’t even recognize Charl when I walked in the room,” Ernie Els said. “Walked straight past him and I…

A Philly Open Glossary

With the U.S. Open descending on the City of Brotherly Love and Merion Golf Club, I’ve taken the liberty (with apologies to the bell) of compiling a glossary of terms that might emerge from this year’s championship storylines: • Philadelphia Flyer – Fluffy lie in Merion’s rough • Philadelphia 76er…

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With Low-Key Announcement, Event Raises Profile

Even here in April, in the wake of a Masters overflowing with compelling storylines, Jeff Sanchez’s mind wanders toward October – and the burgeoning possibilities for his tournament, the Open. Maybe you didn’t notice the news, tucked beneath the emergence of 14-year-old Guan Tianlang from China … and 50-somethings…

Feb. 25 Issue Now Available

It’s not surprising to learn that Dustin Johnson is particular about the clubs he carries in his bag. After all, that’s how players of that caliber are. But what might not be so apparent is how fastidious he is about the sunglasses he wears when he competes: for the clarity they provide as he tries to discern breaks on greens and slopes on fairways, and also for the protection they offer from the searing sunlight he so often battles. These days, Johnson is sporting the new Tourpro sunglasses from adidas Eyewear, and one thing he says he likes about these shades – which are designed and manufactured for the equipment maker by the highly regarded Silhouette International of Austria – is their adjustability. That’s primarily a result of an ergonomic frame and temple design with three adjustment options that allows him to click them slightly up or down, or leave them in the middle. “We think that is a great feature for golfers to be able move their lens as the sun moves during the day,” says Brendan McLaughlin, marketing services manager for Tourpros.