PGA Championship TV Ratings

PGA Championship Has Highest Viewing Spike Since 2009

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After an excitement-filled final round that saw Brooks Koepka fight off a resurgent Tiger Woods and Adam Scott to secure a victory, the major saw its highest viewership ratings in near a decade. Even more, viewership was up an unreal 69% from last year’s event that Justin Thomas won. This is a positive sign as the tournament moves up in the …

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Nude Golf is Apparently Becoming a Thing in Australia

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Brace yourself because at the Humpty Doo golf course in Darwin, Australia, participants in an inaugural event have added the caveat that all players in the tournament are required to play in the nude. Well, I guess it isn’t completely nude, because some players will be wearing hats, shoes, and golf gloves, but you get the idea. The event was …

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Twitter Call-Out: Will the Real Zach Johnson Please Stand Up?

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Wait, there is actually two guys on TOUR named Zach Johnson?   Yep, the real ZJ has been called out on Twitter for using Taylormade equipment and the real ZJ made it clear fast that, well…there’s two ZJ’s in the field this week. No, this isn’t some identity crisis that the former major champion is having, there will legitimately be two …

It Took Rory McIlory Just Two Shots to Reach this 667 Yard Par 5

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Last week’s WGC-Bridgestone was one for the ages, with strong performances coming out of Jason Day, Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka, and of course Justin Thomas ahead of this week’s PGA Championship. But what Rory McIlory did on the 16th hole Sunday at Firestone still has me scratching my head in astonishment. For those of you who might have missed it, …

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Smylie Kaufman is Seeking a Medical Exemption to Remain on the PGA TOUR

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Many people know Smylie Kaufman as the guy that is the life of the party on the Spring Break trips with Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, and Justin Thomas. On the course, however, it hasn’t been nearly as fun for Smylie. Once a promising up-and-comer on the PGA TOUR, Kaufman has found himself struggling to compete on the pro circuit. He has …

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Phil Mickelson’s Mizzen+Main Ad Has the Entire Internet Laughing

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Everyone already knows about Phil Mickelson’s fun-loving, humorous personality that he displays on the golf course. But now, it looks like Mickelson is taking it to a whole new level. Lefty picked up a sponsorship earlier this year from Mizzen+Main, deciding to rock their stylish, breathable button downs. He unveiled one of the shirts for the first time in a …

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Golf Digest For Sale, Maybe a Refresh Too?

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Earlier today, the New York Times broke news that parent company Condé Nast plans on selling 3 of its 14 magazines, specifically Brides, Golf Digest and W. While I can’t really comment on the other two, Golf Digest has been a staple in the golf community for more than 60 years.  So what happened to “#1 most widely-read golf publication in the world …

Jarrod Lyle

Jarrod Lyle GoFundMe Information – How You Can Help Out

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Tuesday, Jarrod made the decision to stop active treatment and begin palliative care. The 36-year old has been battling Leukemia since age 17, but this week hea and his family have decided to stop the fight. In a tough to view Instagram post this week,  Jarrod’s wife Bri Lyle said that her husband “has reached his limit,” and doctors have …