News for Monday, January 31, 2011
Putnam leads in Arizona
Andrew Putnam holds a share of the individual lead at the Arizona Intercollegiate as darkness halted the second round. Ron Balicki was there.
Laucala Island, Fiji
Anything is possible on Fiji's Laucala Island. Martin Kaufmann explains.
Chamblee speaks his mind
Brandel Chamblee speaks his mind. As Martin Kaufmann writes, it's a good thing he knows his stuff.
See what the winners had in their bags this week.
says Herb Kohler is betting that affluent golf fans will line up for a chance to buy an apartment in the Hamilton Grand.
Herb Kohler is betting that affluent golf fans will line up for a chance to buy an apartment in the Hamilton Grand, the 115-year-old building that looms over the 18th green of the Old Course in St. Andrews.
Stephanie Liu, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., shot 8-over 152 (74-78) at Amelia National Golf Club in Amelia Island, Fla., and won the Florida Junior Tour event in a playoff.
Joe Stepnes, of Pensacola, Fla., shot 7-under 137 (68-69) at Amelia National Golf Club in Amelia Island, Fla., to win the Florida Junior Tour event by five shots.
The LPGA has postponed the Tres Marias Championship to 2012 due to drug violence in the area. The tour’s security firm deemed Morelia, Mexico, too risky.
Woods' Dubai project halted
The developer of a Tiger Woods signature golf course in Dubai says the project has been suspended because of a drop in demand for luxury properties.
Mickelson lays up on No. 18
Caddie Jim Mackay knows some will question Phil Mickelson's decision to lay up at No. 18 on Sunday, but he knows there was a good reason.