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Throwback Thursday

Before Ben Hogan became a legend, he had to break a nine-year winless streak as a pro

Ben Hogan is famously attributed with saying the secret to golf was "in the dirt." Ken Venturi also quoted Hogan as saying, "every day you miss practicing will take you one day longer to...
Thursday, 3/19/2015 at 9:33AM
News & Tours

Would Tiger Woods playing in the Masters help Rory McIlroy?

Former European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has an interesting — though possibly misguided — take on what would help Rory McIlroy in his quest to win the Masters and complete the career grand slam:...
Tuesday, 3/17/2015 at 12:13PM

Golf's 13 Greatest Strokes Of Luck

To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, we look back at golfers who had good fortune on their side.
News & Tours

The star of this show was the stage, Riviera Country Club

There would be no Oscar for choreography for the Northern Trust Open, which produced far more missteps than dance steps on Sunday afternoon. The star of this show was the stage. The Riviera Country Club,...
Sunday, 2/22/2015 at 7:47PM
News & Tours

Ben Hogan on first tee at Riviera: 'That's just what I want to see'

Ben Hogan is always a key component of coverage of the Northern Trust Open, given his history at the Riviera Country Club, Hogan’s Alley, as it is called. Hogan won the 1947 and ’48 Los...
Friday, 2/20/2015 at 12:10PM
My Usual Game

The Muny Life: Mayfair Country Club

Recently, I wrote about Mayfair Country Club, a muny in Sanford, Florida, and its interesting connection to Moe Norman. But wait! There’s more!The driveway at Mayfair is flanked by enormous live oaks. They were planted...
Thursday, 2/19/2015 at 4:00PM
News & Tours

Fantasy Fix: Why Bill Haas' wife might be the key to his week at Riviera

First off, our apologies for not tabbing jewelry mogul Michael Lund in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. We didn't realize eight-handicappers were capable of shooting even par in tournament conditions at Monterey Peninsula. We...
Wednesday, 2/18/2015 at 12:43PM
Books

Why it's worth reading another Ben Hogan biography

GolfDigest.com regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week is:Ben Hogan: The Myths Everyone Knows, the Man No One KnewBy Tim Scott, Triumph Books, $25, hardcover, 384 pages (Available in...
Saturday, 2/14/2015 at 10:06AM
Books

Can a golfer's faith help him win more?

GolfDigest.com regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week is: Faith in the FairwayBy Ben Crane, general editorHarvest House, $13, paperback, 176 pages One month after winning the U.S. Open,...
Saturday, 2/7/2015 at 9:20AM
Tenuous golf connection

The Academy Awards shows its anti-golf bias once again

The nominees for the 2015 Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning and do you know what got the shaft? Golf. Again. OK, so this year isn't the best time to complain. There wasn't exactly an...
Thursday, 1/15/2015 at 12:00PM
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