Golf

  • Charl Schwartzel Smashes His 6 Iron to Pieces at the British Open (GIF)

    Charl Schwartzel Smashes His 6 Iron to Pieces at the British Open (GIF)

    So far today, 2011 Masters Champion Charl Schwartzel is doing pretty well. He recently entered the clubhouse following his second round at the 2013 British Open, and through those 18 holes he recorded three birdies and no bogies for a score of -3. The cause of Schwartzel’s success in round two? He obviously put the […]

  • European Tour Golfers Try Out the Happy Gilmore Running Swing (Video)

    European Tour Golfers Try Out the Happy Gilmore Running Swing (Video)

    If you play golf and you’re a fan of the classic Adam Sandler film* Happy Gilmore, then there’s a very good chance that, at some point in your life, you have tried to replicate Happy’s famous running swing technique. And chances are, the results were not good. But did you ever wonder what would happen […]

  • Golfer D.H. Lee Flips Off Gallery After Bad Shot (Video)

    Golfer D.H. Lee Flips Off Gallery After Bad Shot (Video)

    As anyone who’s ever played any golf knows, it can be a very frustrating experience. It’s not uncommon after a lousy shot to want to throw your clubs, burn your bag, and curse the day you ever decided to play golf in the first place. And it is kind of reassuring to know that the […]

  • Rory McIlroy vs. a Trash-Talking Robot Is Hilarious (Video)

    Rory McIlroy vs. a Trash-Talking Robot Is Hilarious (Video)

    You may or may not remember the footage of an 8-year-old Rory McIlroy chipping balls into a washing machine, which was released following his 2011 US Open victory, but I’ll tell you who didn’t forget: this Golf Laboratory Computer Controlled Hitting Machine. And this Golf Laboratory Computer Controlled Hitting Machine—or “the robot” for short—doesn’t seem all that impressed, […]

  • At 77, Gary Player Will Pose Nude In “ESPN The Magazine: Body Issue”

    At 77, Gary Player Will Pose Nude In “ESPN The Magazine: Body Issue”

    ESPN The Magazine has unveiled the names of 21 athletes that will be featured in their upcoming “Body Issue,” which is set to hit newsstands on July 12. For this year’s issue, ESPN has gone with some of the youngest, fittest athletes in sports today, including the likes of Colin Kaepernick, Vernon Davis, John Wall, […]

  • Spectator at U.S. Open Catches Errant Ball with Bare Hands (Video)

    Spectator at U.S. Open Catches Errant Ball with Bare Hands (Video)

    There is certainly no shortage of examples of fans making amazing catches at baseball games. Over the years we’ve seen almost everything, from fans catching balls in their beers, to fans catching balls while holding their kids, to fans catching balls with oversized novelty gloves, to fans making amazing diving grabs on home run balls. […]

  • The Evolution of Tiger Woods’ Golf Swing in One GIF

    The Evolution of Tiger Woods’ Golf Swing in One GIF

    It kind of happened right underneath our noses, but after a four-year hiatus, Tiger Woods is once again the greatest golfer in the world. Sure, he still hasn’t won a major since 2008. But the guy has won four out of the first seven tournaments played this season, and if he wins the Memorial for […]