Stories tagged: Ernie Els
Thu., April 25, 2019, 12:51 p.m.
Two-time champion Ernie Els has been given a special exemption to the U.S. Open for the second straight year. Els is the first player since Hale Irwin in 2002 and …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
Ernie Els says he received an invitation to Augusta National for the first week in April. It just wasn’t an invitation to play in the Masters.
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016, 7:28 p.m.
A farewell to the King turned somber when Jack Nicklaus, his voice cracking as a large tear formed in his left eye, urged the elite and the everyman to remember …
Fri., July 15, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
With his cap on backward, Billy Horschel placed his ball on the tee and smashed his drive down No. 18 without even taking a practice swing.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 7:13 p.m.
Danny Willett makes his debut in the U.S. Open at Oakmont. At least the U.S. Open that he grew up watching
Thu., April 7, 2016, 8:05 p.m.
Ernie Els was 2 feet from a par to start the Masters.
Wed., July 17, 2013, 10:07 p.m.
The practice round schedule posted each day at Muirfield is not the only way to determine how players are getting ready for the British Open.
Mon., July 23, 2012
LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England – Ernie Els plucked the ball from the hole after one last birdie and heaved it into the grandstand. At the time, it looked like nothing …
Sun., July 22, 2012, 8:29 p.m.
The name on the claret jug was supposed to be Adam Scott, who had a four-shot lead with four holes to play. Instead, Ernie Els won golf’s oldest trophy when …