TOMORROW IS ANOTHER DAY


Thursday at 6:45 am, local time, the 117th US Open started with a blue sky for a change. Rickie Fowler leads after the first round. 44 players are under par, a record for a 1st round at any US Open. Read Rickie’s notes along with those of happy contestants or not that happy at all.   Rickie Fowler, 65 (-7) You don’t get many…

PATIENCE IS THE GOLDEN RULE


Thursday at 6:45 am, local time, the 117th US Open will be en route with a record prize-money of $ 12’000’000.  Read the quotes from three European candidates. Sergio Garcia (2017 Masters Champion) These last weeks have been fun. Obviously it’s been very overwhelming and very busy. But it’s been a great experience to be able to call myself Masters Champion, something like a…

DON’T SHOOT AT THE AMBULANCE!


From Patricia Davies/www.madillgolf.com Any time you’re invited anywhere by Jack and Barbara Nicklaus, you say yes please and if it’s for The Memorial at Muirfield Village (Ohio), you’re jumping up and down with delight and ensconcing yourself for the week, not just for a couple of days. The Memorial is Jack’s baby and every year there are honourees, both playing and journalistic and there…

I’ve always needed to believe in myself


The first event of the Rolex Series had seen glorious conditions and bumper crowds in Surrey and the elite field was poised for a scintillating battle on the final day. Alex Noren won the first ever Rolex Series event as a stunning closing 62 handed him a two-shot victory at the BMW PGA Championship. He entered Sunday seven shots off the lead but eight…