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My Usual Game

How to make a golfer choke

When Dustin Johnson screwed up on the final green at Chambers Bay, avid golfers all over the world wept for him. After all, how many of us, at some point, haven't three-putted from 12 feet...
Tuesday, 7/21/2015 at 7:16PM
Television

Dottie Pepper: 'Golf played here for hundreds of yrs. What does it say about modern green speeds?'

There does seem a reluctance for television entities to pointedly criticize governing bodies, as Fox Sports demonstrated with its tempered analysis of Chambers Bay during the U.S. Open. That was not the case with ESPN...
Saturday, 7/18/2015 at 9:16AM
British Open

Recalling Louis Oosthuizen's magic at the Old Course

Editor's Note: This story originally ran in the July 13, 2015 issue of Golf World. By dinnertime Monday after the U.S. Open, Louis Oosthuizen was back at his home in Florida, letting friends pose for...
Monday, 7/13/2015 at 4:00PM
News & Tours

Jordan Spieth's instructor: 'No reason he can't have the right [British Open] plan by Tuesday'

Jordan Spieth’s historic journey, if that is what this ultimately proves to be, will have included a layover in Silvis, Ill., site of the John Deere Classic this week. Spieth, winner of the Masters and...
Tuesday, 7/7/2015 at 4:34PM
Missing Links

U.S. Open at Chambers Bay: 'Luck was all but everything and skill was close to nought'

Stories of interest you might have missed… John Huggan of the Scotsman looks back at the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay and finds it lacking: “This column is all for making golf more interesting and...
Monday, 6/29/2015 at 8:44AM
Missing Links

Cheyenne Woods: 'Let me clear something up...I am not Tiger Woods'

Stories of interest you might have missed… Cheyenne Woods is an LPGA player with a more famous uncle. “He’s one of the most famous human beings on the planet and we share a last name...
Saturday, 6/27/2015 at 8:49AM
U.S. Open

One more thing about the greens at Chambers Bay: They may have had an effect on putting

The statistical evidence is clear: Chambers Bay produced some of the worst putting averages in recorded U.S. Open history.First, let’s look at the granddaddy of putting statistics, putts per green in regulation. Generally, when tour...
Wednesday, 6/24/2015 at 5:09PM
News & Tours

Tony Finau gets some major education at Chambers Bay

Tony Finau wasn’t going to complain about Chambers Bay’s greens. Not after growing up on the Jordan River Par-3 course in Salt Lake City’s low-income, high-crime Rose Park neighborhood. Not in his first U.S. Open...
Wednesday, 6/24/2015 at 10:15AM
U.S. Open

Maybe what Chambers Bay really needs is a little perspective

The present is a petulant child, prone to overreaction and outrage at perceived sleights, real or imagined. What the present too often lacks is perspective. Such is the case with Chambers Bay. The venue seemed often...
Wednesday, 6/24/2015 at 9:45AM
News & Tours

Jordan Spieth introduces his U.S. Open trophy to his green jacket

It seems like we've already moved on to discussing Jordan Spieth's chances at becoming the first golfer to complete the calendar Grand Slam. Good thing the young star seems to be taking time to savor...
Tuesday, 6/23/2015 at 5:03PM
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