Saudi Arabia’s influence on golf raises concerns

JUlf, that cute game, rarely finds itself immersed in the geopolitical drifts of its day. But on the eve of this year’s PGA Championship, which kicks off in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on May 19, America’s institutional stronghold of the sport is threatened by one of the world’s most controversial nations. While the golf world’s eyes are … Read more

Former PGA Champion Stockton stirs up demand for Champions Dinner

TULSA, OKLA (AP) – Dave Stockton won the 1970 PGA Championship at the Southern Hills and his nostalgic habit this week included a Champions Dinner to share stories of great shots, awesome shots and memories of his victories. Was disappointed by the low turnout. Only 11 former champions who are playing this week attended. Stockton … Read more

Tuesday was at home. Wednesday? Play with Tiger Woods in PGA

by: Dylan Dither May 18 2022 Anirban Lahiri plays Tiger Woods on Wednesday in the PGA Championship. Getty Images TULSA, OK – Anirban Lahiri was planning to go solo. It was only a hiccup to get to this point. Lahiri, a 34-year-old Indian PGA Tour professional who wasn’t sure if he would ever play. His … Read more

Cincinnati golfers apply for a spot at the US Open

It’s hard to kill a dream. Nowhere was that more evident than on Monday in mctewah country club. Golfers come from everywhere for USGA Local qualification to play 18 holes, competing for a place in the divisions, where there is a chance to qualify for the US Open golf tournament this summer. There were 144 … Read more

Take a closer look at the career of the Grand Slam

With only five players in history to have achieved this feat, most recently Tiger Woods, winning the Grand Slam of a Grand Slam in men’s professional golf is one of the most difficult tasks in the sport. Related: Playing times: Rounds 1 and 2 | Tuesday’s notebook Since Jack Nicklaus became the fourth member of … Read more