Louis Oosthuizen Hits A 500-Yard Drive At the Ballantine’s Championship…And Pars the Hole

Louis Oosthuizen had a rare opportunity on Friday at the Ballantine’s Championship in Korea- to get up and down for eagle.  Yep, Louis nearly drove the green on the par 5 583 yard 1st hole and had just a short pitch left for his second shot, it’s just that he wasn’t trying to make this happen when standing on the tee…

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It Was Birdies and Alligators Galore During the First Round of The Zurich Classic

During Thursday’s opening round of the Zurich Classic at TPC Louisiana in New Orelans, players were blitzing the course with red numbers as a ghastly 106 out of 156 players in the field finished at par or better (Ricky Barnes leads at -8, aka Barky Raines).  So, as part of the course’s last attempt at some opening round defense, Pete Dye and company sent alligators out on a chase to defend their turf.

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USGA Receives Nearly 10,000 Entries For 2013 U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club, An All-Time Record

The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced today that it received nearly 10,000 entries for this year’s U.S. Open (9,860 total to be exact), an all-time record.  This year’s tourney will be held June 13-16 at Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, PA.  The previous all-time record for entries was 9,086 (a dyslexic 9,860) for the ’09 Open at Bethpage Black.

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Gareth Maybin Golf Trick Shot Video- The Unheralded Northern Irishman Shows Off His Talents

We’ve all seen it- golf shot trickery has been around for decades.  Anything from the Tiger Woods commercial where he’s casually bouncing the ball on his wedge, through his legs, behind his back (the recent re-make with a different cast sucks by the way) then all the way to those dudes that hit the ball with rope-shafted clubs or hit balls from a tee stuck in someone’s mouth, and everything in between. This recent trick-ified one from Gareth Maybin is definitely one of the best that I’ve ever seen.

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Feherty Show On Golf Channel “Out of Bounds” Clips With Curtis Strange

Check out the below “Out of Bounds” Clips from David Feherty’s interview with golf commentator and Hall of Famer Curtis Strange.

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