Oosthuizen latest top golfer to pull out of Rio Olympics

Louis Oosthuizen is the latest major champion who says he won't be taking part in golf's return to the Olympics. Oosthuizen says scheduling and family issues led him to inform the South African delegation that he won't be playing in Rio the first full week of August. Adam Scott also said this week he wouldn't be playing because it doesn't fit his schedule. Vijay Singh said last...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Louis Oosthuizen makes crazy bank shot hole-in-one at the Masters

The action at the par-3 16th hole has been wild on Sunday at the Masters. Shane Lowry and Davis Love III each hit aces, but neither shot was as miraculous as Louis Oosthuizen's bank shot hole-in-one using J.B. Holmes' ball. Holmes played first in the group and left himself with a short birdie putt, and Oosthuizen played a beautiful shot into the ridge on the 16th green, allowing...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Masters 2016: Louis Oosthuizen Makes Most Incredible Hole-In-One You’ll Ever See

The 16th hole at Augusta National has hosted some incredible shots at the Masters over the years, but Louis Oosthuizen might have just topped them all. Oosthuizen used the sloping 16th green to perfection Sunday, and he almost certainly would have had a makeable birdie putt once the ball settled. Instead, the ball deflected off his playing partner’s and went right into the cup...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Oosthuizen hits hole-in-one off other player's ball

The 16th hole at Augusta Sunday has been nothing short of magical. After watching Shane Lowry and Davis Love III both hit a hole-in-one during the final round of the 2016 Masters, fans camped out at the famous par-3 were treated to another moment that will be etched into our collective memories for the rest of time when Louis Oosthuizen made it three in one day, knocking his into...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Highlights | Day beats Oosthuizen to win the Dell Match Play

In the Championship round of the 2016 World Golf Championships - Dell Match Play, Jason Day emerges the victor over Louis Oosthuizen beating him 5 & 4 to claim his ninth PGA TOUR title.
March 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Louis Oosthuizen screwed by British Open wind (Video)

The 2015 British Open is headed for a Monday finish because of heavy rain on Friday and insane wind on Saturday. Just before play was suspended on Saturday, Louis Oosthuizen caught the worst of the wind. Oosthuizen was about to mark a tap-in par putt on the 13th hole when a gust of wind blew...Read More
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July 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods on retirement: I'm still right here

By David Kenyon Tiger Woods hasn’t exactly been playing a brand of golf we grew accustomed to seeing, but the once-longtime world No. 1 appears to have no plans of leaving anytime soon. According to ESPN’s Bob Harig, Woods cited his love of the game and of competition as reasons he’s still around. Woods said: “I know some of you guys think I’m buried and done, but...
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July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Oosthuizen repeats as Volvo champ

Louis Oosthuizen kicked off 2014 by successfully defending his Volvo Golf Champions title, his seventh European Tour win. Here are 5 Things you need to know from the first European event of the year: 1. UNCERTAINTY ABOUNDS: Oosthuizen may have won the Volvo Golf Champions, but he isn't sure what the rest of the season holds. The diminutive South African struggled with injuries in...
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January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Oosthuizen tops Grace, nabs Volvo Champions title

South African Louis Oosthuizen birdied his closing two holes to retain the Volvo Champions title on Sunday after an earlier eagle on the eighth. The 2010 British Open winner shot a 4-under 68 for an overall 12-under 276 and claimed his seventh win on the European Tour. Oosthuizen finished a stroke ahead of fellow South African Branden Grace who also shot a 68 on the Durban Country...
Via Associated Press
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bad back prevents Oosthuizen from making long-range schedule

Such is the nature of his back that Louis Oosthuizen has planned his golf schedule only up to the Masters in April. Problems with his lower back last year forced Oosthuizen to miss more events than he wanted to, and to withdraw after three rounds of the Byron Nelson Championship, after a first-round 75 at the U.S. Open, and most disappointingly to him, after six holes in the British...
Via Associated Press
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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