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Throwback Thursday

If you want to win the U.S. Open, you probably don't want to win this week in Memphis

The predominant strategy heading into a major such as next week's U.S. Open is to have your game peaking for the best chance to win. But Golf Digest research shows that's all fine and...
Thursday, 6/11/2015 at 9:13AM
Books

How Jack Nicklaus and Tom Watson remained fierce competitors without becoming bitter rivals

GolfDigest.com regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week's book is:The Secret of Golf: The Story of Tom Watson and Jack Nicklaus, By Joe Posnanski, Simon & Schuster, $27, hardback,...
Sunday, 6/7/2015 at 9:02AM
Throwback Thursday

A milestone birthday has us revisiting this Hall of Famer's winning ways

The best 1970s/1980s counterpart to the 1960s Billy Casper is Hale Irwin. He didn't have the Big Three in his way as the late Casper did, but there were Nicklaus, Watson, Miller and Trevino,...
Thursday, 6/4/2015 at 9:21AM
Books

The book any self-respecting mini-golf fan has to read next

GolfDigest.com regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week's book is:The Minibook of Minigolf, By Tim Hollis, Seaside Publishing, $14.95, paperback, 120 pages When miniature golf is done right, it...
Saturday, 5/30/2015 at 9:38AM
Throwback Thursday

Arnie started cashing tour checks 60 years ago, and tour players are still cashing in today

Forget Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon. A better example of connectedness, at least in the game of golf, is Arnold Palmer, who has millions of fans feeling part of the Arnie's Army, as well...
Thursday, 5/28/2015 at 12:04PM
Throwback Thursday

Tom Watson's mentor showed club pros could be pretty good players too

The perception that the golf professional at most courses is a highly skilled player traces back to the beginning of the country club and golf-pro relationship in America in the early 1900s. With the...
Thursday, 5/21/2015 at 10:05AM
Books

Bob Rotella's latest book has lots of golf but mixes it up with mind games from other sports

GolfDigest.com regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week's book is:How Champions Think: In Sports and in LifeBy Dr. Bob Rotella, with Bob Cullen, Simon & Schuster, $26, hardback, 291...
Saturday, 5/16/2015 at 11:04AM
Throwback Thursday

Verifying if Rickie's 'take that critics' Players win -- and his victory kiss -- were the best of all time

When someone in the golf world is said to have accomplished something historic, most times the place to turn for verification is the Jack Nicklaus timeline. So when Rickie Fowler's win Sunday at the...
Thursday, 5/14/2015 at 10:34AM
Books

Nine-hole courses aren't all that rare, but a book about them is

GolfDigest.com regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week's book is:To The NinesBy Anthony Pioppi, Taylor Trade, $16.95, paperback, 145 pages The nine-hole golf course is not a recent phenomenon,...
Saturday, 5/9/2015 at 11:18AM
Throwback Thursday

Recalling Pete Brown and Calvin Peete's historic accomplishments

A sad twist of fate best explains the stunningly timed passings of Calvin Peete and Pete Brown, two African-American golf pioneers. Peete died April 29, Brown two days later, and both roughly three months...
Thursday, 5/7/2015 at 9:56AM
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