Author Archives: Golfescu

Gary Woodland so happy to play without pain, 'I borderline want to cry'

LA QUINTA, Calif. – In hindsight, maybe Gary Woodland should have sat out 2020 and allowed his left hip to heal. Maybe he should have had surgery to repair his torn labrum and endured the six-month recovery period. Or maybe things worked out just how they were supposed to. “I borderline want to cry. It’s […]

Hatton cruises to four-shot victory in Abu Dhabi

Tyrrell Hatton further cemented his reputation as a truly world class player after a flawless performance in the final round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship helped him overturn the overnight lead of his playing partner Rory McIlroy and clinch a four-stroke victory. The 29-year-old Englishman has now won four Rolex Series titles, including two of the […]

Jessica Korda birdies first playoff hole to beat Danielle Kang in LPGA opener

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Jessica Korda closed with a 5-under 66 and holed a 30-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole Sunday to beat Danielle Kang in the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions and start the LPGA Tour season on a good note. Korda won for the sixth time on the LPGA Tour, […]

Watch: Jessica Korda sinks birdie bomb in playoff to win LPGA opener

The LPGA is off to a great start. The season-opening Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions needed a playoff to decide the winner on Sunday, and Jessica Korda won it in style. After birdieing four of her final six holes of regulation to force a playoff with Danielle Kang, Korda drained a 30-foot birdie on the […]