Fast greens slow play

Ck0PtjbWEAAiTZhAND SO WE welcome¬†the year’s second great golf tournament. The US Open Championship returns to Oakmont Country Club in Pennsylvania which has hosted more Open and PGA championships than any other course in the United States of America and, depending on which camp you are in, the course is either a monument to classic design or a complete brute that will simply make the slow game that is professional tournament golf even slower. Continue reading “Fast greens slow play”

Pssst….have you heard?

UnknownAMIDST RUSSIAN AND English football hooligans engaged in their vile battles in Marseilles; Ireland’s rugby team producing one of the greatest achievements of any home nations’ side away from home in history; their English counterparts putting Australia to the sword in Brisbane and the national cricket side endeavouring to go three-nil up against Sri Lanka, something else important in the sports’ world was going on too and it has achieved negligible, if not to say pitiful, coverage. Continue reading “Pssst….have you heard?”

Last Word…….

‘I’m the best. I just haven’t played yet.’

The late, great Muhammad Ali on golf.

 

See you all again next month…..