Tiger Woods returned to centre stage amidst emotional scenes at East Lake on Sunday claiming the season-ending Tour Championship and his 80th PGA Tour title. Justin Rose held it together to bank the $10m FedEx Cup bonus.
Praia D’El Rey sits in the Vale de Janelas – also known locally as the Sítio dos Belgas – and the resort takes its name from the Serra D’El-Rei (King’s Mountain Range) where the 14th century monarch Peter I of Portugal had a castle set aside as a secret place to meet his mistress Dona Inês during his reign.
East Lake provided the stage for Tiger’s thrilling and emotional win at The Tour Championship, his first in over five years. Tiger’s two-shot triumph heralded his 80th PGA Tour title, totally eclipsing Justin Rose’s $10m FedExCup victory.
The handiwork of Donald Ross will be on display this weekend at Aronimink as the world's best players compete for the BMW Championship. The Ross design style was helped by the club's smart hiring of Gil Hanse who updated and renovated the course.
It may not have the luxury of Terre Blanche, the quirky layout of Barbaroux, the serenity of Taulane, the tradition and simplicity of Cannes-Mougins, the umbrella pines of Cannes Mandelieu Old Course, but it beats them all in terms of compromise between quality, value for money and proximity with Cannes and Nice…
This is the ninth and final divisional update of our biennial Best in State rankings for the USA. In this release we've revised the tables for the six New England states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
Richard Smith thought that Bandon Dunes was the ultimate destination for “guys” – somehow he persuaded his wife to join him on the Oregon trip to find out if the resort might also appeal to “gals”.
Our Best in State biennial re-ranking process for the USA is almost finished as we’ve now completed eight of nine divisional revisions. In this edition, we re-appraise three Mid-Atlantic states, namely New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.