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Laird takes the lead at Barracuda Championship

RENO, Nev. (AP) Martin Laird of Scotland piled up points with eight birdies on Thursday to take the first-round lead of the Barracuda Championship. Laird is familiar with high altitude at Montreux Golf and Country Club. He came over from Scotland to play at Colorado State, so the extra distance the golf ball flies was not much of an adjustment. His final birdie on the par-5 18th...
Via Associated Press
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Patient, calm Brooks Koepka wins first PGA Tour event

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Relaxed and patient, Brooks Koepka waited for his opportunity. The reward for doing so at the Waste Management Phoenix Open: His first PGA Tour victory. The 24-year-old entered the final round Sunday at TPC Scottsdale three shots behind leader Martin Laird, and for a while it appeared Bubba Watson's surge or Hideki Matsuyama's hole out to start the day might...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Martin Laird retains Phoenix Open lead through third round

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Playing minutes away from his home has done good things for Martin Laird at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Any advantage for a guy atop the leaderboard after the second and third rounds shouldn't be taken for granted. The pressure is building for Laird, who at 13-under finished Saturday with a three-shot lead heading into Sunday's final round. "It's one of...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

PGA Tour: Laird shoots 68, takes 3-shot lead at Phoenix Open

  For all his birdies Saturday, two big pars kept Martin Laird in control at the Phoenix Open. Laird made 10-footers for par on the 16th and 18th holes and had a 3-under 68, giving him a three-shot lead going into the final round over a new pair of the next generation. Hideki Matsuyama of Japan roared into contention with a 63. Brooks Koepka finally found some fairways and used...
Via Associated Press
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Laird takes a 3-shot lead in Phoenix Open

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) For all his birdies Saturday, two big pars kept Martin Laird in control at the Phoenix Open. Laird made 10-footers for par on the 16th and 18th holes and had a 3-under 68, giving him a three-shot lead going into the final round over a new pair of the next generation. Hideki Matsuyama of Japan roared into contention with a 63. Brooks Koepka finally found some...
Via Associated Press
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

PGA Tour: Weekend Watch at Phoenix Open

While Tiger Wood’s week on the course in Phoenix is coming to a close, others are just getting started. Martin Laird is currently in the drivers seat, leading the tournament after firing a pair of 66’s on Thursday and Friday. Laird is -10, following close behind is Daniel Berger and Justin Thomas at -8 and -7 respectively. Both Berger and Thomas are fairly new to the PGA Tour...
Via isportsweb.com
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Martin Laird takes the lead at Silverado

NAPA, Calif. (AP) Martin Laird wasn't sure what to expect out of his game after a seven-week break. Through two rounds at the Frys.com Open, he has been pleasantly surprised. Laird bounced back from his first bogey of the new PGA Tour season by running off four straight birdies around the turn. One last birdie on the par-5 18th at Silverado gave him a second straight 5-under 67...
Via Associated Press
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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