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 William McGirt’s win over Jon Curran in a playoff at The Memorial; Anna Nordqvist winning the Shoprite LPGA Classic and Jackie Stoelting beats Emma Talley on Symetra Tour playoff; Scott McCarron edging Miguel Angel Jimenez to win the Principal Charity Classic; Matthew Fitzpatrick cruising to victory at the Nordea Masters; and Dominic Bozzelli winning the inaugural Corales Puntacana Resort and Club Championship.
Then, on The Par-5 News presented by United Golf Network, they’ll talk about Vijay Singh versus the PGA Tour is heating up as Tim Finchem storms out of deposition among claims by Singh that he is lying; Paddy Harrington missing Open qualifier, Ian Poluter named Ryder Cup vice-captain and Royal Troon accepting women member; the WGC event moves from Doral to Mexico City, plus Rory McIlroy’s joke on it; the USGA and R&A release driving distance report; and a summary of the Billy Walters/Phil Mickelson insider trading story.
On The Practice Range, both Fred and Carlos will give you their Top Five Golf Resorts to visit this summer. Plus, we’ll have two Very Important Guests (VIGs) of the Week, one of them is World’s No. 1 Jason Day and the other is Zac Blair.