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North Texas Shootout Preview

Apr 30th, 2015 at 11:44 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 318 views

Volunteering Lewis for the win in North Texas The ladies head to North Texas this week for the Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout presented by JTBC, to give it it's full title. It will again be from the Las Colinas GC and will again be slightly different with it's double cut after both Friday & Saturday where only the top 50 play the final round. A Thursday …

United Leasing Championship Preview

Apr 30th, 2015 at 06:42 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 384 views

Engaging Hubbard for the United Leasing Championship There's been a change to the schedule this year as the Web.com Tour heads to the United Leasing Championship this week rather than the end of June spot where it has been held in the previous three years. It is from the Victoria National GC in Newburgh, Indiana and Englishman Greg Owen was the winner last year. Indiana is 6 hours behind …

The Crowns Preview

Apr 29th, 2015 at 20:35 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 465 views

Jang to be Crowned again in Nagoya The Japan Tour returns to action on home soil with The Crowns a longstanding event from the Nagoya GC. A comfortable 4 shot winner last year was Korean Hyung-Sung Kim over I J Jang, making it a Korean 1-2. As the last event in Japan it is 8 hours ahead of the UK and so this will start at 11.10pmUK time, on …

WGC Cadillac Matchplay Preview - All 64 players looked at

Apr 29th, 2015 at 09:44 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 431 views

Dayja Vu for Day as he looks to Retain Matchplay Title Time for the second WGC event of the year and it's the WGC Cadillac Matchplay, where the top 64(ish) players in the world compete on a matchplay basis. There's been a few changes this year, first is the main sponsor as gone are Accenture, gone is the snow of the Arizona err desert as we head to the TPC …

Insperity Invitational Preview - The Woodlands Country Club (Champions Tour)

Apr 27th, 2015 at 23:53 STEVEOCN on Golf 0 comments 1024 views

Champions Tour - Insperity Invitational, May 1st to 3rd 2015 Tournament Intro: The Champions Tour heads to Texas this week for the Insperity Invitational. Founded in 2004 as the Administaff Small Business Classic, the tournament moved from Augusta Pines Golf Club to The Woodlands Country Club in 2008. Before the Insperity Invitational came to The Woodlands in Texas, the Tournament Course was home to the Shell Houston Open on the PGA Tour. …

WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship 2015 Preview

Apr 26th, 2015 at 20:12 The rabbit on Golf 0 comments 842 views

Australian Jason Day is defending his title this week in the WGC Accenture Matchplay which take s place at TPC Harding Park, San Francisco, California. This event used to be held at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Dove Mountain, Marana, Arizona and the course hosted this event for the previous six years. Before 2009, this event was held at the Gallery Golf Club, Marana, Arizona for two years. A new format …

Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout ( LPGA Tour ) 2015 Preview

Apr 26th, 2015 at 12:48 The rabbit on Golf 0 comments 904 views

Stacy Lewis will be in her home state of Texas this week as she is defending her title in the Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout Presented by JTBC ( previously known as the North Texas Shootout presented by JTCB ) which takes place at the Las Colinas Country Club in Irving, Texas. This tournament was first held in 2013 and it is part of the Race to the CME …

Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf Preview

Apr 24th, 2015 at 14:59 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 651 views

O'Meara & Monty Top of the Lot at Top of the Rock As Monty Python used to say, “And now for something completely different”, well this week it's the Champions Tour turn to say that. The have the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf at Big Cedar Lodge which sees the players pair up and play a round each on the Top of the Rock 9 hole par 3 course …

Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic Preview

Apr 23rd, 2015 at 14:02 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 335 views

Feng the Tops in the Swinging Skirts The ladies return to the mainland with the second edition of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic from the Lake Merced GC in San Francisco. The top three had a little daylight ahead of the rest last year and the winner was Lydia Ko, a shot ahead of Stacy Lewis who was a shot ahead of Jenny Shin, the rest were 4 back. …

Zurich Classic of New Orleans Preview

Apr 23rd, 2015 at 10:55 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 435 views

Hoffmann to Spring Breakthrough in New Orleans The PGA Tour heads for Spring Break this week as it heads to New Orleans for the Zurich Classic of New Orelans. Once again it will be from the TPC Louisiana which has hosted since 2005 except for 2006 when Hurricane Katrina forced a switch back to the 2004 venue. Winner last year was young South Korean Seung-Yul Noh. The UK …

CIMB Niaga Indonesia Masters Preview

Apr 22nd, 2015 at 22:29 jimmywomble on Golf 0 comments 417 views

Marksaeng to Make his Mark in Indonesia The Asian Tour is already three events into it's new season but this week it steps out on it's own two feet with the CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters from the Royal Jakarte GC. This will be the fifth time the event has been held and last year was the first time an intruding European hasn't won with Anirban Lahiri picking up his first …

Zurich Classic - New Orleans

Apr 22nd, 2015 at 13:58 Ralfie1982 on Golf 0 comments 368 views

Can you hear that sigh? Its the golfers seeing that Jordan Speith is not in the field!!!! This proves to be quite an open event with many coming into this with a chance of going well. Overview : * $6.9m prize money * $1.2m to the winner * 500 Fedex points also on offer. The course : 4x Par 5 4x Par 3 10x Par 4 Plenty of water in the middle holes. Stats : * …