Archive for March, 2007

Mickelson selects Masters champion dinner menu — is it a Tiger trap?

Yazan: mulligan | 31 March 2007 | Comments Off
Categories: masters, phil, tourneys

The previous year’s winner of the Masters gets the privilege of selecting the menu for the past champions’ dinner. In 2005, Mickelson, winner in 2004, selected “lobster ravioli in a tomato cream sauce, Caesar’s salad and garlic bread at the champions dinner,” according to TGC. Well, this year, Mickelson has selected a menu that sounds […]



The Golf Blog Masters preview: Charles Howell III

Yazan: mulligan | 28 March 2007 | Comments Off
Categories: charles howell iii

Charles Howell III was born in Augusta, Georgia, 27 years ago. It would be a storybook Masters if the local boy could win. This year is the best chance Charles Howell III has in winning the Masters, since turning pro. In 9 events this year, CHowell III has won 1 event (playoff victory over Mickelson […]



Lorena Ochoa set to overtake No. 1 ranking from Annika

Yazan: mulligan | 28 March 2007 | Comments Off
Categories: lorena

Lorena Ochoa won again last week. If she wins again this week, she will dethrone Annika Sorenstam as the women’s World No.1 golfer, the position that Annika has held for the past 5 years. Current rankings



The Golf Blog Masters preview: Aaron Baddeley

Yazan: mulligan | 26 March 2007 | Comments Off
Categories: baddeley

The Masters is only 2 weeks away. In preparation, The Golf Blog will be previewing some of the players to watch. We’ll tell you now that Tiger Woods is, of course, the odds-on favorite to win this year (more on him later), but there are at least a handful of golfers who are playing really […]



Wie out for 1st women’s major

Yazan: mulligan | 26 March 2007 | Comments Off
Categories: LPGA

Because of a wrist injury sustained from a fall while running a while back, Michelle Wie has pulled out of this week’s Kraft Nabisco Championship. “While the rehabilitation of her wrist is on schedule, Michelle wants to make sure she gives fans everything she can the next time she steps on the course,” said a […]



Tiger Woods wins CA Championship, but not without stress at finish

Yazan: mulligan | 25 March 2007 | Comments Off
Categories: tourneys

Tiger Woods won again today, but things got very interesting down the stretch. Tiger had a 3-stroke lead going into the 17th hole and the tourney seemed all but over, but Brett Wetterich stuffed his tee shot for a makeable birdie of 8 feet. Unfortunately, Brett, visibly nervous, missed the putt. But on 18, Brett […]



Mickelson now working with Butch Harmon

Yazan: mulligan | 25 March 2007 | Comments Off
Categories: phil

I just heard Johnny Miller say that Phil Mickelson was working with Butch Harmon this week. Rick Smith is still Phil’s coach, but maybe Phil’s swing flaws are too much for one coach to handle.




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