• GEAR: Dustin Johnson wins WGC-Dell Match Play with TaylorMade
    Golf

    GEAR: Dustin Johnson wins WGC-Dell Match Play with TaylorMade

    Dustin Johnson won his third consecutive start at the WGC-Dell Match Play with a 1-up victory over Spanish rookie Jon Rahm on Sunday.Earlier in the day DJ was pushed to the 18th hole for the first time during the tournament by Hideto Tanihara, whom he

  • 'An alligator ate my golf ball' is an excuse that's only valid in Florida
    Mashable4 hours ago

    'An alligator ate my golf ball' is an excuse that's only valid in Florida

    Florida: you can golf year round, but there's no guarantee your ball will ever get to the green.  Golfer Dan McNamara was playing a round at Rotunda West when he encountered the gator and watched as it ate a player's ball, then receded into the lake according

  • Want to See the Masters in Style? Here’s the $100,000 Method
    Bloomberg

    Want to See the Masters in Style? Here’s the $100,000 Method

    One of the great things about the Masters golf tournament is that, to a large degree, your money is no good there. The tournament keeps prices at historically low levels: This year, a badge for weeklong entrance runs a mere $325, about what you would pay for decent seats to watch one game of the worst team in the NBA. The pimento cheese sandwiches on site are $1.50. Supersize with chips and a beer, and you’re still at only $4. And though the best spot to stay is in one of the 10 cabins on the grounds, unless your surname is Nicklaus or Nantz, it does not matter how much cash you wave—you’re out of luck. There’s something charming about old-fashioned, old-money connections as the true currency