Tags: Scott, Adam (1980- )

P.G.A. Championship: Brooks Koepka Sits Atop an Intriguing Leaderboard

TOWN AND COUNTRY, Mo. — To pass the time before their third rounds of the P.G.A. Championship, Brooks Koepka and Dustin Johnson dropped in at a local Life Time Fitness club on Saturday for a 90-minute cardio and weight workout. A few of the other patrons recognized Johnson, the world No. 1, and asked to…

On Golf: At British Open, Caddies Have Their Golfers’ Bags, and Backs

Johnson added: “He’s able to pinpoint one or two things because we’ve been together so long. That’s the luxury of having the same guy forever.” Continue reading the main story When Adam Scott bogeyed the 16th to fall to four over for the tournament, he knew he could not afford another mistake. He stood statue…

On Golf: Bunkers at U.S. Open Course Give New Meaning to ‘Sand Hazard’

Avoid them like a hazard, which is both a concept and the routine golf term that explains the essence and purpose of the idiosyncratic Erin Hills bunkers. They are called erosion bunkers because they have been laid across the uneven, jagged glacial deposits left in a Wisconsin pasture 35 miles west of Milwaukee. Bunkers at…