BEN CRANE RUMORS & GOSSIP
Ben Crane is one of the funniest guys on tour. From “Golf Boys” to his other hilarious videos, there’s so much to like about the guy. But if you were still doubting how great Crane is, here’s one more reason to love him.
At The Barclays last week, Crane made a young fan’s day when he gave him his phone number. The video below is proof of just how awesome Crane is.
Ben Crane's season came to an abrupt end Friday when he withdrew from The Barclays with a back injury.
Crane was happy just to get into the FedEx Cup playoffs as the 125th and final player to qualify. He opened with a 67, a good start toward moving into the top 100 players who advance to the second playoff event next week outside Boston.
But after four holes of second round...
With golfer Ben Crane leading the PGA tour in putting from distances of 25 feet or more, he recently offered Golf Digest readers some advice on how to make more 5-to-15 foot putts. Namely, Crane recommends having a plan for how to react after you make your putt before you take the shot.
Video via GolfDigest. H/T Devil Ball Golf.
Related: Ben Crane reveals his lost...
Ben Crane has withdrawn from the PGA Championship because of a back injury.
It's the second straight major that Crane has missed, though this one could not be helped. He was an alternate at the British Open, chose not to fly to England because it looked unlikely he would get in, and had to give up his spot when Russ Cochran withdrew on the opening day at Royal Lytham.
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August 08, 2012
Ben Crane was on vacation with his family three years ago when it came to an abrupt end. His brother just happened to notice a crawler on television that said Phil Mickelson had withdrawn from the British Open, and Crane was next alternate to replace him.
There was one problem. This was on a Friday. Crane was in Idaho. The Open was at Turnberry.
''I went to a golf shop...
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July 10, 2012
Ben Crane had to wait until the end of the Arnold Palmer Invitational to make sure he was going to the Masters.
Crane was No. 48 in the world ranking. This was the final week for players to get into the Masters by being in the top 50. Crane missed the cut, but slipped only to No. 49.
Paul Lawrie, who won the Qatar Masters this year, also got in at No. 46.
Ernie Els would have...
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March 25, 2012
Wasted, but not lost during Super Bowl weekend was a gutsy performance during the Waste Management Phoenix Open. I'll be completely honest in that I had to look up who won (Kyle Stanley). And with no disrespect to Kyle, fine, maybe with plenty of disrespect to Kyle, his rally to overcome an eight-stroke deficit wasn't the highlight.
Golfers Ben Crane (sporting a helmet...
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- As if the 16th hole at the Waste Management Phoenix Open weren't crazy enough, Bubba Watson and Ben Crane kicked things up a notch Saturday with a rendition of their YouTube satire hit "Oh Oh Oh."
The packed gallery on the famed hole at TPC Scottsdale was already revved up for the tournament's third round, but Watson and Crane (complete with...
If you need a good laugh, you will love golfer Ben Crane's video "The Lost Love" as he reveals that he used to be a gymnast. Ben's "trainer" is still upset with him for giving up gymnastics for golf. After watching the video, you'll probably agree that Crane made the right decision, although his attempt to reconnect with his "lost love"...
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Okay, okay, okay ... I know that some of you might be getting a little tired of the Ben Crane videos. First, it was the hilarious when he showed us his intense workout. And then the funny continued when the slow-playing Crane got us all fired up about pre-tournament preparation. After that, his take on slow play, his dancing ability, and the latest installment takes on his former...