PGA TOUR VIDEO: Sergio Garcia Wins Sanderson Farms Championship Putting With Eyes Closed

SERGIO GARCIA WON THE SANDERSON FARMS CHAMPIONSHIP at the Country Club of Jackson in Jackson, Mississippi. It was his 11th victory on the PGA Tour and first since winning the 2017 Masters. Garcia shot a 67 in the final round to finish 19 under for the tournament, one shot better than runner-up Peter Malnati, a … Read more

Sergio Garcia on Putting With Eyes Closed: ‘The Feeling Overall Is Very Positive’

Putting with his eyes closed. It’s working for @TheSergioGarcia.#QuickHits — PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) October 2, 2020 SERGIO GARCIA SHOT A 68 in the second round of the Sanderson Farms Championship in Jackson, Mississippi. And he putted with his eyes closed. Sergio recorded five birdies and is in contention at 8 under for the tournament. … Read more ‘So You Think You’re a Golf Fan? Take Our 2017 Trivia Test’

Embed from Getty Images Masters champion Sergio Garcia was a first-time major winner in 2017. GOLF.COM HATCHED 11 MULTIPLE-CHOICE QUESTIONS to test our knowledge about the year in golf. I follow the pro game pretty closely and found myself guessing on many of the questions. If you get all 11, or even nine or 10 … Read more

Looping, Part 5: New Generation of Bag Rats

Embed from Getty Images Caddie Joe Grillo advises Steve Elkington during the final round of the 2005 PGA Championship at Riviera Country Club. Following is another installment in John Coyne’s caddie series. Read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 and Part 4. By John Coyne Copyright © John Coyne. Used with permission. Shortly after the Professional Tour Caddies … Read more

Tour Pros Respond to Harvey and Houston Devastation

THE ABOVE GOLF CHANNEL REPORT details how Chris Stroud, Sergio Garcia (whose wife is from Texas) and others are responding to the calamity in and around Houston resulting from the mammoth storm called Harvey. In addition, LPGA Tour player Stacy Lewis and her husband live in Houston. As of Tuesday their home was OK. “I’m … Read more

A Sports Illustrated Cover for Sergio Garcia

SERGIO GARCIA, THE 2017 MASTERS CHAMPION and redeemed man, graces the cover of the new issue of Sports Illustrated. Look at it. It’s a great cover that says a lot, especially if you know the history and context behind the images. The pure emotion is, dare I say, perfect. In SI’s national cover story, Alan … Read more

Sergio Garcia: ‘I Felt the Calmest I’ve Ever Felt on a Major Sunday’

WE HAD SEEN THIS MOVIE before. After playing a solid opening nine of 2-under 34 that tied him for the lead with Justin Rose, Sergio Garcia faltered. He bogeyed 10. He bogeyed 11. Coming to the 13th hole at Augusta National, Garcia, the man of major sorrows, trailed Rose by 2 strokes. That’s where the … Read more

Four Share Halfway Lead at 2017 Masters

RICKIE FOWLER SHOT THE BEST ROUND on Friday at the Masters, a 67. Meanwhile, first-round leader Charley Hoffman slipped to 75 after an opening 65. Sergio Garcia had a 69 and Thomas Pieters a 68 to round out the four players at 4-under 140. Those two Americans and two Europeans are leading the Masters heading … Read more

Are Golf Spectators Becoming Too Rowdy?

Bubba at the noisy 16th hole in 2014. THERE WAS TROUBLE ON THE 17TH hole at the Honda Classic, according to at least two PGA Tour players, Billy Horschel and Sergio Garcia. This wasn’t the Waste Management Phoenix Open, where mammoth crowds and a raucous atmosphere on the 16th hole are part of the deal, … Read more

VIDEO: Will Sergio Garcia Win a Major?

SERGIO GARCIA IS 37 YEARS OLD. He is not that old in years, but, like Tiger, he is old in golf years. Both Garcia and Woods have been grinding on the circuit for a long time, about 20 years. This past weekend Sergio won for the first time at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, bringing … Read more