Tag Archives: Valhalla

Aug
28
2014
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Championship

This is my interview with Henrik Stenson after he finished T3 at the PGA Championship…

I had a running joke with Stenson all week about how I backed him (it was quite a bit of cash for me) at the Open Championship and how he should’ve played that well at Hoylake instead of at Valhalla. So, after our third-round interview, he kidded that he’d pay me back for my bet if he won on Sunday. At the start of our chat above — if you listen closely — you can hear me giving him a hard time and his pithy response.

Jul
30
2014

 

The WGC-Bridgestone Invitational will be Tiger Woods’ third event since returning to competition from back surgery. He has not played well in the previous two events, but he said the venue this week will give him confidence. Tiger owns Firestone Country Club with eight wins dating back to 1999, and said, “This golf course is just amazing. It’s very forward. It’s right in front of you.”

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Jul
29
2014
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Championship
All eyes will be on world no. 2 and Champion Golfer of the Year, Rory McIlroy

All eyes will be on world no. 2 and Champion Golfer of the Year, Rory McIlroy

The top 100 players in the Official World Golf Ranking have all committed to play in the 96th PGA Championship, held at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky, August 7-10, according to the PGA of America on Tuesday. With the exception of any withdrawals prior to the first round, it would be the first time any major championship would feature each of the top 100 world-ranked golfers.  

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