Posts tagged with: "Ryder Cup"

NEWS: Woods, Stricker Tabbed as Ryder Cup Vice Captains View More
Steve Stricker and Tiger Woods have combined to play in 10 Ryder Cups and 13 Presidents Cups.

NEWS: Woods, Stricker Tabbed as Ryder Cup Vice Captains

Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker will join Davis Love III as U.S. Ryder Cup vice captains for September’s match in France, U.S. captain Jim Furyk announced Tuesday. “To win in Paris will be a great challenge, and to have Steve and Tiger share in the journey is important for me…

EXCLUSIVE: Partners Seek Due Credit For Late Architect’s Role In Ryder Cup Venue’s Design View More
Robert von Hagge (left) and Hubert Chesneau during construction of Le Golf National (photo courtesy of Richard Baril).

EXCLUSIVE: Partners Seek Due Credit For Late Architect’s Role In Ryder Cup Venue’s Design

UPDATE (JANUARY 20, 2018): Hubert Chesneau responded Saturday to Global Golf Post’s request for clarification regarding who designed the Albatros Course at Le Golf National with the following e-mail: Thank you for contacting me to clarify an important point regarding the design of Golf National especially because this point has…

QUICK TAKE: Mail Call, Mr Bevacqua View More
Dustin Johnson plays into the 15th hole during the first round of the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Mail Call, Mr Bevacqua

The following letter addressed to a Mr Pete Bevacqua at the PGA of America has fallen into our hands. In the interest of national security, we believe its contents should be revealed. Here goes: Dear Mr Bevacqua, Forgive this intrusion by a visitor from the old country but If you’re…

PostCast, Episode 25: Grading Le Golf National, the Emergence of Jon Rahm and More

PostCast, Episode 25: Grading Le Golf National, the Emergence of Jon Rahm and More

In this episode of the PostCast, Cassie Stein and Sean Fairholm are joined by The Post’s Travel Editor, John Steinbreder, to discuss his recent trip to France. Steinbreder not only covered the Open de France, won by Tommy Fleetwood, but he also traveled around the country and played a fair…

QUICK TAKE: Reed Trying To Relive Ryder Cup Memories At U.S. Open View More
Patrick Reed during the third round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills. (Photo credit: Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Reed Trying To Relive Ryder Cup Memories At U.S. Open

ERIN, WISCONSIN – For Patrick Reed, taking down a continent is no big deal. Taking down his first major championship has so far been elusive. Reed may be on the verge of changing that after shooting 65 Saturday at Erin Hills to put himself in the mix entering the final…

NEWS: Furyk Announces 2018 Ryder Cup Selection Criteria View More
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NEWS: Furyk Announces 2018 Ryder Cup Selection Criteria

U.S. Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk announced the selection criteria for his team in the 2018 Ryder Cup, to be played at Le Golf National outside Paris. In 2017, only the majors, WGC events and the Players Championship will count towards the point total for each player. The following year,…