The PGA Championships are underway at the Hazeltine National Golf Club, in Chaska, MN. After 2 days of play, Tiger Woods holds the top spot. Tiger Woods has a 4 stroke lead. He is seven-under par with a two day total of 137. Padraig Harrington, Vijay Singh, Brendan Jones, Lucas Glover, and Ross Fisher are all 4 strokes behind Woods, with a total of 141.Pádraig Harrington is an Irish professional golfer. He has won three major championships including The Open Championship in 2007 and 2008...Read Full Story
How to Swing a Golf Club from wikiHow - The How to Manual That You Can Edit Swinging a golf club is easy and once you know how you will never regret it because of how much fun you will have golfing. Steps to Swing a Golf Club Stand with your spine in a neutral position and bend from the hips, with feet shoulders width apart. Rotate the torso on the back swing, and 'set' the lead wrist fully before you reach the top, creating a 90 degree angle between your lead forearm and the shaft. When...Read Full Story
Annika Sorenstam, considered by many to be the greatest female golfer in the world, announced her pregnancy via her blog today.Sorenstam retired from golf last year after racking up 72 wins and 10 majors. She was inducted into the Golf Hall of Fame in 2003.Sorenstam writes at annikablog.com: Mike and I are very pleased to announce that we expecting our first child. We have had a lot of exciting changes in the past few months, and adding a new addition to our family later this fall will...Read Full Story
Michael Phelps and the Beijing Olympic Games made 2008 an exceptional year for athletics, but with the new year around the corner, do we have anything to look forward to in the world of sports? Hell yes! Here's a rundown of the people to watch in sports in 2009.1. Tom BradyWill Tom Brady even be back in 2009? That's the question a lot of people want answered. Although the Patriots say Brady's recovery is on track, a few rumors circulated early in the season surrounding the two torn ligaments...Read Full Story
Players in the NFL are often known for their shady criminal records, NBA players for their cockiness, NHL players for their lack of teeth and apparently professional golfers are known for their honestly. Golfer J.P. Hayes disqualified himself from the 2009 PGA tour last week when he admitted to accidentally using a prototype ball not approved for competition by the U.S. Golf Association.According to ESPN it went down like this: During the second stage of the PGA Tour qualifying tournament...Read Full Story
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