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Now that Tiger Woods is back to #1 in world rankings, winning golf tournaments, and actually making golf fun to watch again, the fire burning in my loins to get back on the course is HOT!!! Luckily for me, I live in sunny LA and the beautiful weather combined with daylight savings has allowed me to do just that. For those of you who care more about your golf gear than your job, like me, then you also know that the most important thing needed to play good, is to look good. That’s why I had our friends over at GFORE.COM send me some very fashionable/stylish/colorful yet functional golf gloves to get my summer golf wardrobe headed in the right direction. Made from cabretta leather, these gloves are excellent at allowing me to keep the feel I like while giving me the grip I need to combat the sweaty hands I get when hitting over water. Additionally and more importantly, I look bad-ass. After 18 holes, they looked as brand-new as they did when I took them out of the package; even m...
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Tiger Woods is preparing mentally for the Masters which gets started this Thursday, and it looks like he won’t have to spend any extra brain power picking out clothes to wear. The good folks at Nike Golf have sent out a few of the below kits to partners which gives people a glimpse at the threads Tiger will be rocking in Georgia.
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16 years ago this coming Saturday on April 13, 1997, Tiger Woods dominated the 61st Masters Tournament en route to winning in record-setting fashion by 12 strokes over Tom Kite at the Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia. Woods, who attended Stanford University and turned professional and joined the PGA Tour in 1996 as a 21-year-old, became the first non-Caucasian to emerge victorious...
Tiger Woods is back on top of the world and now he has a custom pair of green Nike Masters shoes to get his swag on with.
In case you hadn’t noticed, it’s good to be Tiger Woods. That remains true despite all the rigmarole revolving around the crumbling of his marriage from Elin Nordegren in light of his rampant skirt-chasing and how the sordid details of it all has continued to hang around his neck like an albatross all these years later. Tiger, always the devoted father, appears to be putting...
This is some extremely rare footage of an adolescent Tiger Woods giving an interview before all the fame, fortune, scandal and an evolving redemption.
Thanks to the excitement swirling around the Masters this year, resale ticket prices have soared to the highest they've been in 16 years.
Tiger Woods in a green jacket once felt like an annual celebration of spring, as regular as the azaleas bursting with color at Augusta National.
Now it's more like a fading memory.
It has been eight years since Woods rolled in a 15-foot birdie putt to win the Masters in a playoff for his fourth green jacket. He appeared to be well on his way to living up to that audacious prediction...
Tiger Woods in a green jacket once felt like an annual
celebration of spring, as regular as the azaleas bursting with
color at Augusta National.
Ten facts about the 77th Masters, starting on Thursday at Augusta National Golf Club:
1. THE GUY IN A RED SHIRT WANTS ANOTHER GREEN JACKET
Tiger Woods won the Masters four times in his first nine years on the U.S. PGA Tour. Since then, he has been shut out. Woods has gone seven years since he last won at Augusta National, his longest drought in any of the majors. Arnold Palmer...
Hello Friends. It’s the most exciting week of the year for golf fans and at Bacon Sports we’ve got you covered. We put together a Best Ball Masters Challenge (via ESPN) to make things more interesting and get your fantasy juices flowing. This competition will also run for all four Majors (combined) though you can participate in just one if you’d like.
The format is pretty simple...
If you’ve read the blog in the past, you know we’ll preview golf’s four majors. It’s that time again. The Master’s is this weekend. I was in Augusta this Saturday weekend, there were already people already lining Washington Rd. with “need tickets” signs… 5 days before the tournament starts. Have you ever seen that at any other sporting event?
Ok the real question...
Bubba Watson held his right arm out to his side and hung his head as his tee shot sailed toward the woods to the right of the 10th fairway at Augusta National. For a moment, it looked as though he would be the latest victim of what perennially is the toughest hole at the Masters.
What followed was a great escape and a green jacket.
''If I have a swing, I've got a shot...
The final odds for the 2013 Masters which kicks off this Thursday have been settled on, and Tiger leads the field by a good margin. Tiger finds himself a 3-to-1 favorite to win the masters and the next closest competitor is Rory McIlroy who cruises in as a 8-to-1 favorite. A few other notables are Mickelson is at 10/1, Bubba Watson at 35/1, and Sergio Garcia at 40/1.
This past weekend, legendary swing coach Hank Haney was in the DC area promoting his junior golf academy, the Hank Haney International Junior Golf Academy. I was lucky enough to sit down and chat with the man that coached Tiger Woods for about six years. We chat about many things including The Master’s, Rory McIlroy, Tiger, and most importantly, Five Guys burgers and fries.