Posts tagged with: "Sergio Garcia"

QUICK TAKE: Perspective Separates Major Champs Garcia, Stenson View More
Sergio Garcia (right) and Henrik Stenson (Photo credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Perspective Separates Major Champs Garcia, Stenson

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Major champions are different. They look similar, talk the same but there is a slight swagger in their walk, and they give off an almost imperceptible air of superiority. They know that in the grand scheme of things they have done something very few other…

NEWS: Defending Champ Garcia Drowns Five Shots, Makes A 13 View More
Sergio Garcia stands with his caddie Glen Murray on the 15th green where he posted a 13 in the Masters first round. (Photo: REUTERS/Mike Segar)

NEWS: Defending Champ Garcia Drowns Five Shots, Makes A 13

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – A year after achieving his greatest triumph by winning the Masters, Sergio Garcia partook in a helping of humble pie at Augusta National. During Thursday’s first round, the 38-year-old Spaniard made a 13 on the par-5 15th hole, hitting five shots that spun back into the pond…

Garcia Pays Tribute With Champions Dinner Menu View More
Sergio Garcia (Photo: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

Garcia Pays Tribute With Champions Dinner Menu

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – If a Masters badge is the most coveted possession here this week, a seat at the Champions Dinner Tuesday night is the most cherished reservation. Imagine settling in as a Masters champion for a dinner built on stories and memories. There is no actual seating chart but…

QUICK TAKE: García Excited For Birth Of First Child

QUICK TAKE: García Excited For Birth Of First Child

UPDATE (March 14, 2018): Sergio García and his wife, Angela, welcomed baby girl Azalea at 1:54 a.m. Wednesday. Augusta National, site of Garcia’s Masters victory last April, is known for its blooming azaleas during tournament time. The couple shared a photo of their adorable baby Azalea on Twitter: Beautiful Azalea…

QUICK TAKE: The Game’s Youth Can Win Majors At Any Time View More
Brooks Koepka became the seventh consecutive first-time major winner last month at the U.S. Open. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: The Game’s Youth Can Win Majors At Any Time

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | Brooks Koepka is Exhibit A – or example No. 7 – that major championship golf appears to have moved into a new era. Instead of a handful of players winning most of the majors, the past seven have been won by first-time champions. Two years ago, Zach…

QUICK TAKE: A Jug And A Ring On Tap For García? View More
Sergio Garcia is hoping to add a second major trophy to his collection this week at Royal Birkdale. (Photo Credit: Paul Childs, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: A Jug And A Ring On Tap For García?

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | Sergio García has a green jacket. He will try again this week at the Open Championship at Royal Birkdale to win the Claret Jug, which he has had a finger on more than once but never wrapped his hands fully around it. FEATURED GROUPS FOR THE OPEN…