Patrick Reed wins WGC Mexico Championship: video highlights

Unless you subscribe to GOLFTV you missed out on watching any of the WGC Mexico Championship that saw fan-favourite Patrick Reed storm home to win by a single stroke.

Here are the final round highlights of Reed’s victory courtesy of the PGA Tour. As well as a few other video highlights from the weekend including Justin Thomas’ exquisite left-handed pitch out of the trees and Jon Rahm’s hole-in-one.

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Watch Sungjae Im’s tee shot bounce back out of the water

There are lucky breaks and there are lucky breaks. But this must be the luckiest break in all of golf.

Sungjae Im’s tee shot at the par-3 7th hole during the second round of the WGC Mexico Championship looked set for a watery grave.

Just as the golf ball disappeared beneath the surface water, it reappeared, perhaps bouncing off the concrete lining of the (unnatural) hazard and up on to the green.

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Golf commentator says he’s seen Patrick Reed improve his lie four times

Peter Kostis was recently shown the door by CBS and is no longer part of the golf coverage and has provided several startling stories on the most recent No Laying Up podcast.

Never one to hold back during his tenure as a golf commentator, Peter Kostis provides a candid insight into the world of TV golf coverage including a startling revelation about Patrick Reed.

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Rory McIlroy rules out joining new Premier Golf League

Rory McIlroy says “I’m out” to the proposed Premier Golf League.

The world’s best golfers including Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy have been briefed by backers of a new Premier Golf League hoping to lure big names to the proposed 18-tournament world tour.

Geoff Shackelford reported that a bunch of golfers playing last week’s Genesis Invitational were briefed on the structure of the proposed new tour close to the 13th hole at Riviera Country Club.

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Michael Sim survives chaos and playoff to win Qld PGA Championship

The wrap-up and a short highlights package that doesn’t do justice to the chaotic ending to the 2020 Qld PGA Championship.

Courtesy of Australian Golf Media

Gold Coast-based Michael Sim has completed the Queensland quinella after dropped shots and scoring miscalculations saw the final round of the Coca-Cola Queensland PGA Championship conclude in chaotic fashion.

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2020 Women’s Australian Open: Round 1 wrap and video highlights

England’s Jodi Ewart Shadoff leads through round one at Royal Adelaide with a bunch of stars right behind including Jeongeun Lee6 and former world No. 1 Inbee Park.

Courtesy of Australian Golf Media

by Martin Blake @ Royal Adelaide

Jodi Ewart Shadoff almost reprised her 65 from round one last year at Royal Adelaide today, and with a seven-under par 66, the Englishwoman leads the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open, just as she did in 2019.

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