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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,…

NEWS: European Tour Overhauls Ryder Cup Qualifying View More
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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…

BREAKING NEWS: Jim Furyk Named Ryder Cup Captain View More
Jim Furyk of the United States during the 2016 Ryder Cup.

BREAKING NEWS: Jim Furyk Named Ryder Cup Captain

Jim Furyk, a nine-time team member, was named captain of the 2018 U.S. Ryder Cup team for the biennial matches that will be played just outside Paris. The 46-year-old Furyk succeeds two-time captain Davis Love III, who led the U.S. to its first victory since 2008. Furyk was an assistant…

BREAKING NEWS: Furyk Reportedly To Be Named Ryder Cup Captain View More
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BREAKING NEWS: Furyk Reportedly To Be Named Ryder Cup Captain

Jim Furyk is set to be announced in the next week as the 2018 U.S. Ryder Cup captain, The Telegraph reported Saturday. The selection committee’s choice came down to Furyk and Fred Couples, according to the report, which was written by James Corrigan, the British newspaper’s golf correspondent. The report…

NEWS: Love Breaks Collarbone in Snowboarding Accident View More
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NEWS: Love Breaks Collarbone in Snowboarding Accident

The winning Ryder Cup captain is on injured reserve. Davis Love III broke his collarbone in three places earlier this week while snowboarding with his son, Dru, in Sun Valley, Idaho, GolfChannel.com reported Thursday. The 21-time PGA Tour winner was flown to Birmingham, Ala., where he underwent surgery at the…

QUICK TAKE: The Best of 2016

QUICK TAKE: The Best of 2016

Now that golf has paused for the holidays, allow me a moment to reflect on a few memories from 2016. Among my favorites: Performance of the year: What Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson did at Royal Troon will be recalled decades down the line. It was majestic. It was mesmerizing….