Jordan Spieth captured his 3rd major championship title at The Open at Royal Birkdale after pulling away from Matt Kuchar by holing incredible putts. Spieth is now just one step away from the career Grand Slam. Jim Sinicropi, Doug Brown and Rhett Ticconi talk all about it along with the Barbasol Championship on Monday night’s live edition of the GolfJay.com Podcast.
The season’s third major, The Open Championship, kicks off this weekend across the pond at Royal Birkdale in Southport, England. We’ll talk about the course and the field as well as rounding up the past weekend’s action that included Bryson DeChambeau’s first PGA Tour victory, the U.S. Women’s Open and the Senior Players Championship. Finally, a discussion on the new dress code announced by the LPGA Tour.
Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson battled in a final round for the ages on Sunday at Royal Troon as the Swede takes his first major championship in historic fashion. How does the Stenson-Mickelson match stand up to the “Duel in the Sun” at Turnberry in 1977? Also, why the R&A did it right when compared to the USGA in course set-up this summer and a look ahead to the RBC Canadian Open.
The season’s third major is here as we take a look at the storylines and contenders at this week’s Open Championship at Royal Troon. We give our picks and also discuss another USGA rules controversy at the U.S. Women’s Open as well as the official Olympic golf roster and today’s announcement that Jordan Spieth won’t be in Rio.