All of a sudden the fourth major of the year, the PGA Championship is upon us. Luckily for Johnny Vegas, he won the RBC Canadian Open and gets into the PGA Championship field. Bob and Alex talk about his victory then it's all PGA Championship preview. Our Feature Interview is with Rees Jones, renowned golf course architect, who shares his keen insight into the upgrades, changes and little known facts about the Baltusrol Golf Course.
Henrik Stenson conquers Royal Troon and Phil Mickelson to take home his first Major Championship. Bob and Alex review, analyze and offer insight into the incredible performances by Stenson and Mickelson as well as the rest of The Open field. TalkSport commentators Rupert Bell and Russell Hargreaves provide the European perspective. Feature Interview: Tony Jacklin
Welcome to the 145th Open Championship Preview show. Bob and Alex provide an in-depth look at Royal Troon, the contenders and, of course, The Olympics - who's playing and who's not and why. We hear from several players - McIlroy, Spieth, Zach Johnson, Day and Danny Willett. McIlroy shares his forthright thoughts on the Olympics to the surprise of many.
Dustin Johnson wins for the 2nd time in two weeks - he's definitely big time now and must be regarded as the favorite going into The Open Championship. Bob and Alex discuss his game, his wins and his chances at The Open Championship. Congratulations also to Greg Chalmers for his first PGA TOUR win. The discussion then moves to Brooke Henderson and her history making win in Portland. The Olympics...who will play and who won't? We'll know soon enough. Meanwhile, Alex is at the Scottish Open and has all the inside info from Castle Stewart.
Billy Hurley is a popular winner of a military-orientated PGA TOUR event hosted by Tiger Woods; Tiger talks about his return; More Olympic pull-outs; The Greenbrier is under water and will take a long time to recover. LPGA star, Lydia Ko did it again - notched another win for #13 in her young career; Bob & Alex preview the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational as Alex is over in France covering the 100th French Open. Calum McPherson discusses Golphin Golf Clubs and programs to get kids involved and excited about the game.
It's all about the US Open Championship this week.Dustin Johnson wins his first major championship in stunning form and despite outside influences and unusual circumstances. The USGA made a controversial rules decision. Bob and Alex discuss all in great detail. Dustin tells his side of the story as well as what the win means to him. Feature Interviews: Ted Bishop talks about his new book and Pete Grass, President of the Golf Course Superintendent's Association of America sheds light on what it takes to keep courses in such great shape.
The US Open Championship is here. Bob and Alex briefly talk Fed Ex St Jude Classic and Daniel Berger's win, the Curtis Cup win by GB&I and the KPMG Women's PGA Championship before moving on to preview the US Open. Jordan Spieth shares his thoughts on the greens and fairways at Oakmont and the severity of both, Bob and Alex run through the probable contenders before making their picks for the winner.