A great summer of sport in 2014 is set to be concluded by one of the best golf tournaments in the game. Over the years, the Ryder Cup has given us huge levels of drama and tension and this year, the United States side will be out to exact revenge after an incredible three days at Medinah back in 2012.
Paraguay’s Fabrizio Zanotti won the BMW International Open after claiming the first four-man play for the title in the most dramatic fashion in Cologne, on Sunday.
The 31-year-old Asuncion-born player, who hit a final-round 65, became the first Paraguayan to claim the victory on the European Tour after defeating world number two Sweden’s Henrik Stenson.
The German golfer Martin Kaymer claimed his second major title of his career after winning the U.S. Open Title by eight strokes at Pinehurst on Sunday.
The 29-year-old, who won the PGA Championship in 2010 – becomes the first golfer from continental Europe to ever win a US Open.
If you are going to play the game right, you must have the right clothes. This is true in many situations, but perhaps most pointedly when it comes to golf. Players need clothing that moves and flexes with them on the course, as well as apparel that keeps them cool and collected. This is why it is important to have clothing that is designed for golf, such as proper golf pants and well-fitting, quality golf polos.
British golfer Justin Rose insisted that he is happy with his strong recent form as he prepares to US Open title defence at Pinehurst, starting on 12 June.
Rose, 33, won his first major title in the US Open at Merion Golf Club last year, became the first Briton in 43 years to win the tournament since Nick Faldo in 1996.