Posts tagged with: "Russell Knox"

NEWS: European Tour Overhauls Ryder Cup Qualifying View More
Golf - WGC-HSBC Champions Golf Tournament - Shanghai, China- 29/10/16 Russell Knox of Scotland in action. REUTERS/Aly Song

NEWS: European Tour Overhauls Ryder Cup Qualifying

  Following Europe’s Ryder Cup loss to the Americans at Hazeltine National last fall, the European Tour has decided to make some significant tweaks to how it will select players for the 2018 match. Perhaps the most prominent move is giving European captain Thomas Bjørn another wild-card selection, a move…

Preview: OHL Classic at Mayakoba View More
The Mayan Riviera setting along the Gulf of Mexico creates some special views at the El Camaleón Golf Course at Mayakoba.

Preview: OHL Classic at Mayakoba

In 10 years, the OHL Classic at Mayakoba has secured its place as a big-time PGA Tour event. This is most obviously evident in the quality of field and the size of its purse. The purse has doubled in 10 years, now sitting at $7 million. Or, to be exact,…

OWGR Snapshot: Knox into Top 20 View More
Russell Knox won his second PGA Tour event and climbed to his highest world ranking.

OWGR Snapshot: Knox into Top 20

In this week’s Official World Golf Ranking: After winning the Travelers Championship for his second PGA Tour victory of the 2015-16 season, 31-year-old Russell Knox (SCOT) jumped eight spots to No. 18 and the best ranking of his career. The top movers in the Top 50 were No. 31 Justin…

McDowell Back in Winner’s Circle With OHL Classic Victory View More
Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Jason Cairnduff.

McDowell Back in Winner’s Circle With OHL Classic Victory

After asking himself “all the questions,” Graeme McDowell answered a big one Monday morning with a birdie on the first playoff hole to win the OHL Classic at Mayakoba in a playoff against Russell Knox and Jason Bohn. After a dismal 2014-15 season, McDowell found himself at a career crossroads…