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 covering Dustin Johnson’s win at the WGC Bridgestone for second win in-a-row; how Greg Chalmers eagles final hole to earn first PGA Tour victory; Brooke Henderson repeating at Portland Classic with four-shot win, and Thongchai Jaidee cruising to Open de France win as Rory McIlroy fades.
Then, on The Par-5 News presented by United Golf Network, they’ll talk about the latest news on the state of the golf business; the most recent withdraws and ponderings from potential golfers for The Olympics; Bubba Watson pledging $250K to West Virginia flood victims; Hyundai takes over sponsorship of Riviera event: Genesis Open; and a Judge Bans 10-year-old girl from Golf Course.
On The Practice Range, they will talk about the possible challenge that the European Tour and CEO Keith Pelley pose to the established and more profitable PGA Tour. Can they become a viable option?
And our VIG (Very Important Guest) of the Week, will be former PGA of America President, Ted Bishop. He will talk about his book “Unfriended” and much more.