News for Thursday, February 21, 2013
A look at the second-round tee times at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship on Friday:
Our Sean Martin makes his bold predictions for the second round at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship:
From his loss in the 1996 U.S. Amateur to countless rounds at Isleworth, Charles Howell III says he had never beaten Tiger Woods. On Thursday, Howell changed all of that by playing carefree.
Lost in the tremors of that shocking one-two punch – losses by both Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods – is that the first round of the Accenture Match Play Championship will need a third day to complete.
Rory McIlroy's poor iron play and Shane Lowry's stellar short game allowed Lowry to upset McIlroy in the first round of the WGC-Match Play Championship on Thursday.
In what has to be considered a double knockdown blow for the tournament, the world's top two players will be heading home a bit earlier than expected. Here's how it happened.
A look at the results from Thursday's completion of the first round at the Match Play Championship.
Bo Van Pelt needed just one 8-iron and one putt from 45 feet on Thursday to make his win over John Senden official at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. Call it another strange effect of Wednesday's snowstorm.
Russell Henley performed admirably Thursday against Charl Schwartzel, winning in the first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. Henley thrives on such pressure.
Bryson DeChambeau is SMU's top player, but the way he plays the game is a little out of the ordinary. He's also part of an SMU team looking for a return to national prominence.
Inside the Feb. 22, 2013 issue of Golfweek:
Oklahoma has been quite the surprise team this spring. In the Sooners past two tournaments, played in a week’s time, they finished first and second, respectively.
Stacy Lewis shot a 9-under 63 in the first round Thursday to take a three-stroke lead at the LPGA Thailand.