Category: Official News

Patty Berg wins LPGA Western Golf Open

Patty Jane Berg was an American professional golfer and a founding member and then leading player on the LPGA Tour during the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. Her 15 major title wins remains the all-time…
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Charles Howell III

Charles Howell III was born on this day in 1979, in Augusta, Georgia, the home town of the Masters Tournament. He was introduced to golf at age 7 by next-door neighbor, Graham…
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Anthony Kim Birthday

Anthony Kim was born on this day in 1985, in Los Angeles, California. He turned professional in 2006 and after receiving a sponsor's exemption he finished in a tie for second on his PGA…
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Goosen Wins 2001 US Open

On this day in 2001 Retief Goosen won the United States Open Championship. The 101st US Open was played from June 14 to June 18 at Southern Hills Country Club in…
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Phil Mickelson Birthday

Philip Mickelson was born on this day in 1970. He has won four major championships and a total of 41 events on the PGA Tour. He has reached a career high world ranking…
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Mark Calcavecchia Birthday

Mark John Calcavecchia was born on this day in 1960. An American professional golfer and a former PGA Tour member. During his professional career, he has won thirteen PGA Tour events, including the…
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Geoff Ogilvy Birthday

Geoff Ogilvy was born on this day in 1977. An Australian professional golfer who was the winner of the 2006 US Open and has also won three World Golf Championships. Ogilvy was born in Adelaide,…
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Jean-Franí§ois Remésy Birthday

Jean-Franí§ois Remésy was born on this day in 1964. He won the French Amateur Championship in 1985 and turned professional in 1987. For much of his career he has struggled to establish…
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First Ryder Cup

On this day in 1927 the 1st Ryder Cup was played. The US beat England, 9½-2½ at Worcester Country Club in Massachusetts. There is some debate over who suggested the…
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