Co-hosts Fred Altvater and Carlos Torres, once again check-in on the world of golf to bring you the latest news, insight, analysis, interviews, recaps and previews.
They will start off on The Weekend Backspin recapping Brooke Henderson topping Lydia Ko in a playoff to win her first major title at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship; Daniel Berger winning the FedEx St. Jude Classic for first PGA Tour title; Bernhard Langer’s third straight Senior Players Championship; Ashun Wu taking the Lyoness Open by one shot; Max Homa winning the Web.com Tour's Rust-Oleum Championship and a quick summary of the Curtis Cup.
Then, on The Par-5 News presented by United Golf Network, they’ll talk about whether Rio de Janeiro is ready for The Olympics? The announcement of the final UL International Crown teams; Texas' Beau Hossler and UCLA's Bronte Law Win Fred Haskins and ANNIKA Awards; Dustin Johnson settled his lawsuit; and Phil Mickelson is linked to yet another gambler.
On The Practice Range, both Fred and Carlos will give you a complete, wall-to-wall preview of this weekend’s US Open; its history, the course and the favorites; everything you need to know. Plus, we’ll have two Very Important Guests (VIGs) of the Week, one of them is legendary Oakmont Country Club Head Pro, Bob Ford, and the other is entertainment lawyer and sports writer, Jay Fleema.