With co-host Alex Miceli on vacation The Grill Room has a new menu this week. First, congratulations to Chris Kirk on his victory. Secondly, looking ahead to the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship we did into the archives for some interviews Bob Bubka had with Byron Nelson who passed away in 2006. Around the World of Golf recaps the weekend in golf, then Bob takes a look at What's Next on the Schedule including a preview of the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship
Rory McIlroy trounced the field and won by seven - Bob & Alex analyze the Wells Fargo and congratulate Rory McIlroy. Around the World of Golf takes a look at the Champions Tour, the European Tour, the LGPA Tour and the Web.com Tour. As the US Open nears, the Feature Interview is with Mike Davis, Executive Director of the USGA. News & Notes is followed by What's Next on The Schedule and a preview of the Crowne Plaza at Colonial and the 61st BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.
2015 PLAYERS Champion Rickie Fowler wins in dramatic fashion, silences the critics and shows real class in his winning his first PLAYERS title. Alex & Bob review the PLAYERS then we hear from Rickie, Kevin Kisner and Tiger. Around the World of Golf checks in on the European Tour. News & Notes is followed by the Feature Interview, LPGA Commissioner Michael Whan. What's Next on the Schedule rounds out this week's show.
Rory McIlroy, world #1, wins the WGC-Cadillac Match Play at TPC Harding Park. Bob & Alex discuss the pros & cons of the Cadillac Match Play but all Congratulations go to Rory! Alex reports on US Open venue Chambers Bay then both Bob & Alex preview The PLAYERS. In our Feature Interview, Past President of the PGA Ted Bishop talks about his new event that you too can play in, The Mulligan Open.
Justin Rose had a fast finish at the Zurich Classic-Alex & Bob discuss, congratulate Justin, hear in his words how it all happened. Lydia Ko wins again - incredible - and Chinese Wu Ashun sets new record on European Tour. News & Notes is followed by Feature Interview with Joshua Jacob, CEO of Premier Jr Golf. It's WGC-Cadillac Match Play week - Alex & Bob preview the new format.
The Jim Furyk winning drought ends at Hilton Head - Bob & Alex analyze that win and other news Around the World of Golf. Alex is in St Andrews and to give us a preview of The Open Championship. Feature Interview with Rhett Evans, CEO of Golf Course Superintendents Association gives us a great perspective on the positive impact of golf courses. News & Notes and What's Next on the Schedule rounds out the show.
Jordan Spieth won the 2015 Masters in a dominating fashion. Bob & Alex devote the whole show to The Masters. They paint the picture of what it's like to be in Augusta for Masters week and then go through each round of The Masters. We hear from Jordan, Tiger, Phil, Justin, Rory, Bubba, Dustin, Charley Hoffman & Paul Casey - all the contenders and of course, the Champion. Contest winner also announced.