Sergio Garcia received inspirational text from idol Jose Maria Olazabal

Sergio Garcia on Sunday joined Seve Ballesteros and Jose Maria Olazabal as the only three Spanish golfers to ever win a Masters. For Garcia, that was a huge deal as he considered both men his idols.Speaking from Butler Cabin after winning the Masters — his first career major — Garcia said  that he received an inspirational text from Olazabal prior to the tournament.“To join...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Garcia wants to be locker mates with idol Olazabal

There was a lot made of the Sergio-Seve relationship, but Jose Maria Olazabal is another idol and could be a locker mate.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
April 09, 2017

Watch: Olazabal gets lucky bounce after bad shot

Jose Maria Olazabal made his PGA Tour Champions debut this week, and he left us with an incredible highlight.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
February 12, 2017

After 18 months away, Olazabal to return at British Masters

WATFORD, England (AP) Two-time Masters champion Jose Maria Olazabal will return to tournament golf for the first time in 18 months at the British Masters this week. The 50-year-old Spaniard has been out of action because of pain in his joints caused by rheumatoid arthritis, and says he reached ''rock bottom'' in December 2015. Olazabal says he will play the British Masters, held...
Via Associated Press
October 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Olazabal to skip Masters for health reasons

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) Two-time Masters champion Jose Maria Olazabal says he will not play in the Masters for health reasons that have kept him from playing for an entire year. He did not specify his health problems, only that tests show ''some improvement.'' Olazabal says he hits a bucket of balls each morning and spends 45 minutes on the putting green. But he hasn't set a goal for...
Via Associated Press
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

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