1. Key Points of Possible PGA Tour and European Tour Merger

    It has been rumored in golf circles over the past month that the PGA Tour will purchase or merge with the European Tour...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 10 months ago 1,558 reads 10 comments

  2. Trevor Immelman Wins Hotel Fitness Championship in Web.com Tour Finals

    The Web.com Tour held the first-ever tournament of the Web.com Tour Finals. 2008 Masters champion Trevor Immelman won the inaugural Hotel Fitness Championship in Ft. Wayne, Ind. on Sunday...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 10 months ago 1,616 reads 1 comments

  3. Fred Couples and Nick Price to Announce Presidents Cup Picks on Wednesday

    While most of the field at the Deutsche Bank Championship is trying to improve their standings in the FedEx Cup playoffs, a few players are trying to earn a spot on one of the teams...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 5,646 reads 3 comments

  4. Labor Day Weekend Golf Rundown of PGA LPGA Champions European and Web.com Tours

    The golf season is winding down on all of the major professional golf tours, but there is plenty of action for golf fans this Labor Day weekend...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 3,341 reads 1 comments

  5. LPGA Tour: Is Lydia Ko a Better Story Than Inbee Park

    Lydia Ko successfully defended her title at the CN Canadian Women’s Open. She became the youngest woman to ever win on the LPGA Tour by winning this event last year. To repeat and win a second LPGA Tour event is a feat beyond belief...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 1,763 reads 2 comments

  6. PGA Tour: Should the FedEx Cup Equal a Major Win?

    Bobby Jones, Walter Hagen, Sam Snead, Ben Hogan, Byron Nelson, Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and yes, even Tiger Woods , have all been evaluated on the number of major championships they won during their illustrious careers...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 1,188 reads 27 comments

  7. 2013 Solheim Cup: Caddy Controversy Stirs Emotions

    Day 2 of the 2013 Solheim Cup saw more controversy. One of the caddies for the European Team attempted to concede a putt to Paula Creamer on the seventh hole in their fourball match on Saturday afternoon...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 28,734 reads 7 comments

  8. PGA Tour: Wyndham Championship Pits Youth Versus Experience

    John Huh turned in an even-par 70 on Saturday to tie Patrick Reed at 10 under par for the lead at the Wyndham Championship, the last 2013 PGA Tour regular-season tournament prior to the start of the FedEx Cup Playoffs next week...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 2,112 reads 0 comments

  9. 2013 Solheim Cup: Incorrect Ruling Mars First-Day Matches

    Officials at the 2013 Solheim Cup have once again proven the point that the rules of golf are far too complicated...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 11,739 reads 28 comments

  10. Wyndham Championship Is the Last Chance to Make FedEx Playoffs

    The Wyndham Championship will be held at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C. It will be the last tournament before the FedEx Cup Playoffs are set to begin at the Barclays on August 22 at Liberty National...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 1,895 reads 0 comments

  11. 2013 PGA Championship Leaderboard Is Packed with Star Power

    Although Tiger, Phil and Rory are nowhere to be seen at the top of the PGA Championship leaderboard , there is plenty of star power to fill any void they might leave...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 10,431 reads 12 comments

  12. Tiger Woods, Ernie Els, Vijay Singh Absent from 'Good Guys' List

    Golf Digest recently published an article listing the 30 most likable golfers on the PGA Tour. It is very difficult to include everyone on a list like this, but some very noticeable ...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 11 months ago 6,402 reads 22 comments

  13. LPGA: Will the Auld Course at St. Andrews See More History This Week?

    It is only fitting that St. Andrews, the grand church of golf, should be the venue for the Women’s British Open this week, an event at which Inbee Park will try to make history by winning her fourth major of 2013...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 12 months ago 863 reads 1 comments

  14. Phil Mickelson Set Precedent in Hunter Mahan Withdrawal at RBC Canadian Open

    Hunter Mahan was leading the RBC Canadian Open by two shots after 36 holes when he learned of his wife’s onset of labor. He immediately packed up his equipment, jumped in a jet and headed home to be with his wife...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 12 months ago 3,450 reads 3 comments

  15. 10 Winners and Losers on the 2013 PGA Tour

    With three of the four major championships on the PGA Tour already decided for 2013 , only the PGA Championship still remains up for grabs...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 12 months ago 6,349 reads 4 comments

  16. Phil Mickelson Gains Golfing Immortality with Open Win at Muirfield

    Phil Mickelson took a huge step in cementing his legacy into golfing immortality. His win at the 2013 Open Championship now ties him with John Henry Taylor, James Braid and Seve Ballesteros with five career major victories...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 12 months ago 2,319 reads 28 comments

  17. 2013 British Open: Short Games Will Decide the Winner at Muirfield

    Miguel Angel Jimenez will take a one-shot lead into the third round of the 142nd Open Championship at Muirfield Golf Club on Saturday...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 12 months ago 523 reads 5 comments

  18. So Yeon Ryu Is Ready to Defend at the Marathon LPGA Classic

    TOLEDO, Ohio — So Yeon Ryu met with the press at the Marathon Classic (formerly the Jamie Farr Toledo Classic) and discussed the state of her game heading into the tournament this week...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 12 months ago 505 reads 0 comments

  19. 2013 Open Championship: 10 Young Players to Watch at Muirfield

    The British Open Championship has been held on 15 different occasions at Muirfield Golf Club. The course seems to always identify the best players of the era...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 12 months ago 2,796 reads 0 comments

  20. Which Phil Mickelson Will We See at the 2013 British Open Championship?

    Let’s hop in the jet, kids, and take a two-week holiday to Scotland? We can try a little haggis, check out the Merino sheep and walk along a wind-swept beach. C’mon, it will be fun...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 12 months ago 3,361 reads 2 comments

  21. 2013 Open Championship: Lindsey Vonn Walks Practice Round with Tiger Woods

    Tiger Woods played a practice round at Muirfield Golf Club Sunday, the site of the 142nd Open Championship, with a very special spectator following along...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 12 months ago 5,153 reads 6 comments

  22. Muirfield Will Host the 142nd Open Championship

    Muirfield dates back to the very beginning of golf. It has hosted 15 Open Championships and was designed by Old Tom Morris, himself. It sits just east of Edinburgh on the east coast of Scotland...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,484 reads 0 comments

  23. Davis Love III Finishes Top 10 at the Greenbrier Classic

    Davis Love III has golf in his blood. His father was a longtime PGA professional and taught young Davis all the tricks of the trade. He has been a professional golfer since 1985 and has won over $42 million in his career...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 990 reads 0 comments

  24. Jack Nicklaus Has Some Sage Advice for Rory McIlroy

    Jack Nicklaus is in jolly old England for the Wimbledon Championships, where Will Gray of GolfTalkCentral...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 7,148 reads 23 comments

  25. Peter Uihlein, Jordan Spieth and Patrick Cantlay Update

    Three young players who decided to test the waters of professional golf are having mixed results in 2013. Peter Uihlein was born and raised around golf...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 5,594 reads 3 comments