August 3, 2009

Golf World August 10, 2009

Table of Contents

Cover Photo By Gregory Shamus/Getty Images

Cover Photo By Gregory Shamus/Getty Images

BUNKER

Technology has not overrun the game of golf

Buick Open to be replaced by tour stop at the Greenbrier

Scratch a pair of candidates off LPGA's commish list

Rain didn't dampen Jacky Cupit's first PGA Tour win

COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS

EQUIPMENT

The USGA puts its move on grooves yet again

By E. Michael Johnson

GRILLROOM

It's cool to live in Minnesota, or so says Tim Herron

By Bob Verdi

OPINION

The Solheim Cup needs to expand to stay relevant

By Ron Sirak

TOUR TALK

LPGA

Beth Daniel adds a rookie and a vet to the U.S. Solheim Cup squad

PGA

Diet issues causing problems on the course for John Daly

CHAMPIONS

Allen Doyle gets another U.S. Senior Open weekend off

AMATEURS

Diverse backgrounds, same title: U.S. Junior champion

FRONT NINE/STATS & SCORES

FEATURES

He Put a Hurtin' on 'Em

Playing 72 holes without a three-putt, Fred Funk hobbles to victory in the U.S. Senior Open

By Bill Fields

Change in Plans

The spoils of Loren Roberts' second Senior British Open victory cause him to modify his retirement thinking

By Dave Shedloski

Mother's Day

Weeks after giving birth to her second child, Catriona Matthew wins the Ricoh Women's British Open

By Ron Sirak

Ai Gets Her Prize

Evian Masters win lifts burden from Japan's Ai Miyazato

By Ron Sirak

Grand Blanc Goodbye

Slow-starting Tiger Woods cruises to his third Buick Open win

By Matt Rudy

Upset Special

Unheralded Nathan Green stuns Retief Goosen at the RBC Canadian

By Tim Rosaforte

PGA Preview

Changing Course

Five little-known facts about Hazeltine National

By Ron Whitten

A Real Page Turner

Lucas Glover's U.S. Open story included plot twists, a compelling supporting cast and a protagonist who overcame challenges

By Tim Rosaforte