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Whos the Greatest (left-handed golfer of all time)?

filesmall Various | commentmall Written by John Nelson

With the recent victories of Bubba Watson the discussion about who is the best, most charismatic and most likeable left-handed golfer of all time has been brought to life again. Our John Nelson looks in more detail at some of the game’s best who played golf “the wrong way around” and comes to a surprising conclusion.

Forbes and the “No. 1″

filesmall Various | commentmall Written by BigRed

Phil Mickelson features on position 45 of the annual Forbes list of the 100 most powerful celebrities in movies, television, sports and publishing (down nine spots from the 2009 edition). While we think that it is good to see that the people at Forbes share our admiration for Lefty, Terry Domingo doesn’t need a magazine to tell him what a great man Phil Mickelson is.

Lefty up for Best Male Golfer in ESPY Awards

filesmall Various | commentmall Written by BigRed

The information is coming a bit late but I have only just been informed that Phil Mickelson has been nominated for the 2009 ESPY Awards in the categorie “Best Male Golfer”. Phil will be up against Tiger Woods (nominated for his epic triumph in the 2008 US Open) and Padraig Harrington (who arguably had a [...]

Are professional golfers overpaid? Phil made $38 million in 2008

filesmall Various | commentmall Written by BigRed

Forbes magazine recently published a list of the best-earning golfers and their income for the year 2008. It will not come as much of a surprise that despite his long absence from professional golf, Tiger Woods tops the list with earnings of $110 million. This fact illustrates the trend that appearance fees and prize money [...]

Tiger Woods caddie insults Phil Mickelson

filesmall Various | commentmall Written by BigRed

Steve Williams has somewhat of a history with respect to losing control on and off the golf course. He once took an expensive camera from a spectator and hurled it into a water hazard after the camera’s owner allegedly took a picture during Woods’ backswing.
It is also widely known that Williams and Phil Mickelson are [...]

Happy Thanksgiving…

filesmall Various | commentmall Written by BigRed

…to all our readers in the US and Canada. Enjoy the turkey and the time with your family but do not forget to practice your golf game. By the way: Phil will be playing in the LG Skins Game at Indian Wells this weekend: TV times are 1pm - 3pm ET (Saturday) and 3.30pm - [...]

PGA Tour Shot Tracker - Lady for Mickelson?

filesmall Various | commentmall Written by BigRed

I am sure that some of you have already tried the latest tool released on www.pgatour.com, the PGA Tour Shot Tracker. The concept of the application is that you can follow every shot of a single player or a group of players through graphical illustrations of each hole they play. Every shot is depicted by [...]

Tiger out for rest of 2008 - what does that mean for Phil?

filesmall Various | commentmall Written by BigRed

As we learned yesterday, world number one Tiger Woods will be out for the remainder of the 2008 season to undergo reconstructive surgery on his left knee. Despite winning his 3rd US Open and 14th major tournament in a 19-hole play-off against Rocco Mediate just a few days ago, Tiger obviously was in pain as [...]