Hello again golf fans and welcome to Hittin’ the Links. It was quite a weekend for the golf fan, plenty to see and listen to, and some of it actually included hitting golf balls.
In this edition of HTL we start off looking again at the Tiger Situation, the speech, the circus that was Sawgrass, and Stevie’s warning. Then we turn our attention to drunk cart driving, find out who the Dalai Lama has never heard of, and do a wrap-up of the week’s events. Read on! Hole 1: In Case You Live Under a Rock!
For those of you hermits out there that didn’t hear, Tiger Woods made a statement on Friday. [Link]
Hole 2: What Did He Say?
Here is the complete text from Tiger’s statement. [Link]
Hole 3: Sawgrass Circus
The scene in Ponte Vedra Beach was something to behold. [Link]
Hole 4: Don’t Make Stevie Kick Your Butt!
Tiger’s caddy Steve Williams vows he’ll allow no heckling of his boss. [Link]
Hole 5: Can I See Your License and Scorecard?
A Welsh Rugby Star was arrested driving a golf cart and charged with “driving a mechanically propelled vehicle whilst unfit through drink.” WAMPVWUTD? [Link]
Hole 6: Allianz Championship
Bernhard Langer holes out from a bunker to win on the Champions Tour. [Link]
Hole 7: Tiger Who?
The Dalai Lama may know Carl Spackler but has never heard of fellow Buddhist Tiger Woods. [Link]
Hole 8: Mayakoba Golf Classic
Cameron Beckman shoots 67 in the final round to win the Mayakoba Golf Classic in Mexico. [Link]
Hole 9: Accenture Match Play
Ian Poulter wins the Accenture WGC Match Play Championship. [Link]