Stories tagged: ernie els
Sun., March 8, 2020
Golf roundup: England’s Tyrrell Hatton wins first PGA Tour title; Ernie Els wins first Champions title
Thu., April 25, 2019
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
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
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
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
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
Ernie Els was 2 feet from a par to start the Masters.
Wed., July 17, 2013
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
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 …