Carlos Torres and Kieran Clark, filling in for Fred Altvater, who is on his way to the PGA Tour Merchandise Show in Orlando, check-in on the world of golf to bring you the latest news, insights, analysis, recaps, previews and interviews.
On The Weekend Backspin, they will recap the sensational win by Rickie Fowler on the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, in a tough field that included World’s No. 1 and 2, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy; plus, Jason Dufner’s return to form by winning the CareerBuilder Challenge in a playoff over David Lingmerth, first win since the 2013 PGA Championship.
The Par-5 News presented by United Golf Network, will have the latest on Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy, Rickie Fowler; the PGA Merchandise Show, PGA Tour Commisioner Tim Finchem and the R&A saying no to shorts on the course (for the moment), musical chairs on the PGA Tour sponsorships and the European Tour tackles slow play.
The Very Important Guest (VIG) of the Week, will be Chris Vince, the Assistant Pro at the Lake Oconee Course at Reynolds Plantation.