Category: Masters champion

Westwood back to golf’s No. 1 ranking

The No. 1 spot was reclaimed by Lee Westwood in the men’s world golf rankings as he won the Asian Tour’s Indonesian master Sunday in Jakarta. Three strokes won for Westwood his 34th professional title, a victory that moved him way ahead of Martin Kaymer to bring him to the world ranking’s top spot. Westwood [...]

Martin Kaymer’s Biggest Mistake at Masters

The world’s No.1 golf club German Martin Kaymer recognized he made a mistake trying to change his game strategy at the Masters this month. Though Kaymer missed the halfway cut at Augusta National for the 4th time in four visits, it was the first time he has been working hard to fit the ball into [...]

Mcllroy shrugs off Masters meltdown to share lead in Malaysia

Rory Mcllroy may have been disappointed with the outcome of the Master but he has bounced back and now shares the lead with Swede Alexander Noren at the Malaysian Open. The 21-year golfer from Northern Ireland, who showed much promise by leading the Masters at the start, has now matched the eight-under par 64 of [...]

Schwartzel’s father resists urge to ignore Masters

A birdie on the last hole during the Master sealed the first major title of Charl Schwartzel at around 12:48 in the morning Monday in South Africa. All these were witnessed by George, Charl’s father, at their family farm and home in the south of Johannesburg. Nothing irregular here except that George purposely avoids the [...]

New kids steal the show at Masters

The second round of the Masters on Friday showed the world the future face of golf as 21-year old Rory Mcllroy of Northern Ireland, 22-year old Rickie Fowler of the United States and 23- year old Jason Day of Australia played together and reached the tournament’s halfway stage with a collective 23-under par. The three, [...]

Focus at Masters now on Lefty. Attention to Tiger waning

Lefty’s amazing Augusta National record which includes eight top five finishes and three green jackets has never been topped by other players and this has made him the talk of the town. It used to be Tiger Woods they are talking about but now the attention has shifted to defending champion Phil Mickelson and world’s [...]

Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods ready to take on Masters course again

All eyes are on Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods, two of the most dominant players at the 75th edition of Masters within the past decade. Mickelson for his top-rated performance as the defending champion, and Woods for his comeback performance after the past year’s scandal that hurt his personal life and career. Mickelson enters the [...]