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Golfing World: Scott to be No. 1
On Tuesday’s GW News we bring you latest from the golfing world including Adam Scott’s quest for world dominance as well as all the info from his low-key wedding.
Fantasy: Top picks for the Byron Nelson
GolfChannel.com writer Ryan Lavner joins Bailey Mosier to make their fantasy selections for the 2014 HP Byron Nelson Championship. Play alongside our experts by logging onto golfchannel.com/fantasy .
Going the Distance: TPC Four Seasons Hole 18
Golf Channel’s Tripp Isenhour tells you why ‘Going the Distance’ is important on the 18th hole at TPC Four Seasons, site of the Byron Nelson Championship. Get more distance at golfchannel.com/getlong
Todd earns 1st career Tour title at Byron Nelson
Brendon Todd handled an unfamiliar situation like a veteran Sunday, converting his first 54-hole lead into victory at the HP Byron Nelson Championship.
Golfing World: Jimenez secures home glory; Scott new No. 1
In today’s GW News we bring you all the latest from the world’s biggest tours, including Jimenez’s victory in Spain. We also bring you the news that Adam Scott has officially become the world’s top ranked player.Hi, I'm Will Dalton and this is GW News. We start with Adam Scott who has dislodged Tiger Woods as the world's number one golfer. Scott who did not play this week. I've been second to Woods for a total of 38 weeks. But finally surpassed the 14 time major winner to become only the second Australian, after Greg Norman, to achieve the feat. He's next in action at this weeks Crown Plaza invitational at Colonial. To matters on the course now, and to Miguel Angel him and his victory at the Open Day Spaniard. The Spaniard edged out Thomas Peters and Richard Green in a playoff to finally secure his home open at the 27th time of asking. At 50 years and 133 days, Jimenez also beat his own record of oldest winner on tour, and his 21st title in all. From a season to a first time winner as Brendon Todd picked up his first ever PGA tour win at the Byron Nelson Championship. The 28 year old's final round 66 meant he finished 14 under par in Texas to edge out Mike Weir who himself was looking for his first victory since 2007. To the LPGA where Lizette Salas secured her first title at the
Golfing World: Hanson leads Byron Nelson, and Pepperell leads Jimenez in Spain
On Friday’s GW News we round-up the latest from all the major tour’s first rounds. Peter Hanson leads the Byron Nelson Championship but it closely followed by David Duval. Elsewhere Eddie Pepperrell led after the opening round of the Open de Espana.GW News. We start at the PGA Tour's Byron Nelson Championship where Peter Hanson has a one shot lead. Hanson's round of six under par included four birdies on the opening nine holes. The Swede is a stroke ahead of three players, one of which is David Duval . Now, world number 890 is enjoying the highest position he's held after the first round of a PGA tour event in 12
Home cooking: Spieth's expectations at Nelson
Ryan Lavner and Bailey Mosier preview the Byron Nelson Championship and discuss what to expect from Jordan Spieth as he heads to TPC Four Seasons.I'm Baily Mosier alongside GolfChannel.com staff writer Ryan Lavner. And Ryan, the PGA tour heads to Irving , Texas this week for the Byron Nelson Championship, which is essentially a home game for Jordan Spieth. Now, he had near misses at the Masters and the Players. What do you expect from him this week in Texas? Well I think he's going to contend again, because that's pretty much what he's done this entire season. 6 top 10s on the PGA tour . Obviously the tee 4 last week, a little bit of a disappointing finish at the Players Championship, but when you start to look at this home game for Jordan Spieth, it's, it's a little bit of a tricky dance for PGA tour players playing these home games, because there's more pressure with you know, your friends, your family in attendance, you certainly want to
Golfing World: PGA Tour goes baby-crazy ahead of the Byron Nelson
On Wednesday’s GW News we bring you news of Webb Simpson’s new arrival, Patrick Reed’s soon-to-be new arrival, and pairings and a hole-in-one from the Byron Nelsonaction. And he'll line up along side Brans Netticker, and Jimmy Walker. Defending champion Sang Moon Bae will tee off with Jordan Spieth and Harris English. And elsewhere Matt Kuchar will play his opening round with
Golfing World: Kaymer coy on Ryder Cup chances & Woods and Vonn train together
On Thursday’s GW News we hear from Martin Kaymer on his Ryder Cup chances, Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn train together, and we hear about Louis Oosthuizen’s new nickname.Ryder Cup team right now, you know? I think Westwood, I think Luke Donald , Graham McDowell, those guys, they're not even on the team now. But, you know, that they're going to be. That they're going to fight a lot, in a few weeks, so I can drop out easily, And it would be not right for me to, to think that I'm on the team already. Now Tiger Woods may be injured, but at least he is not suffering alone. His girlfriend, and Olympic Skier Lindsey Vonn, who's also recovering from an injury of her own, told the associated press, that the pair are helping each other with their respective comebacks. Woods is set to lose his place as world number one on Monday, and is targeting a summer return. And finally, it looks as though Louis Oosthuizen's new nickname may be sticking. The South African was mistaken for Larry at last week's Players Championship, and it looks as though the name just isn't going away. Oosthuizen was the recipient of this brand new bag from his compatriot Charl Schwartzel . Well, that's all today, but join us tomorrow when we'll round up all of the first round scores from the world's major
Manziel says he'll play in Byron Nelson pro-am
“Johnny Football” will become “Johnny Golf” next week when he tees it up in a pro-am for the Byron Nelson Championship. Quarterback Johnny Manziel, the Heisman Trophy winner at Texas A&M who was a first-round draft pick of Cleveland on Thursday night, told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that he ...
Overdrive: What football coaches can teach golfers
Lauren Thompson, Damon Hack and Rex Hoggard discuss what football coaches can teach players. Watch Morning Drive everyday 7AM ET.with some SEC coaches for the region's tradition ProAm. But what can Champions Tour players learn from playing with a football coach, Damon? Intensity. Focus. Dedication. I think the Champions Tour players have that already. But I think football coaches are a little bit, intense and to maybe take it to the next level. So I think if anything, they'll learn, maybe how the, these coaches operate. How a Nick Saban , how a Gus Malzahn, how they focus, and get there players, ready to perform and do great things. Had an opportunity a few weeks ago to sit down and do a long interview with Herm Edwards, and it, you play to win the game. Hello! . Hello you play to win the game, and I mean his message was great, it ran last week on Golf Channel.com, and it was really don't afraid, don't be afraid to play great. Because I asked him specifically what would you tell a player who get's to the 72nd hole, or 54th hole. Un on champions tour event and you have a one stroke lead . What do you do? Don't be afraid to be great. Mm. Mm-hm. You're right. It's the intensity. It's understanding that all the work, everything you've done to get to this point in your life? This is what it's all about. Don't be afraid to show how good you are. Mm. Don't be afraid to be great. I love that. Hello! Awesome. Moving on to our second topic here on overdrive. Expectations for Kaymer this week of course he tied for fifth last year in his one and only appearance at the h p Byron Nelson and of course is coming off a big win last week at the Player's championship. So what do you expect? Expecting out
Scott will be No. 1 after Nelson; Kaymer now 28th
The Official World Ranking calculator will take care of what Adam Scott could not over the past few months.