It’s Open Championship week, and a massive, wall-to-wall preview is at hand, with co-host Carlos Torres, who is joined by The European Guru, Kieran Clark, filling-in for a traveling Fred Altvater, to preview the 145th edition of the event on The Practice Range. In addition to bringing you the latest news, insight, analysis, interviews, recaps and previews.
They will start off on The Weekend Backspin covering how Controversy from the USGA arises once again as Brittany Lang wins US Women’s Open; Alex Noren holding off Tyrrell Hatton to win at Castle Stuart; Rick Lamb goes from Monday qualifier to Champion on the Web.com Tour; and Paul Goydos hangs on to win third Champions Tour title.
Then, on The Par-5 News presented by United Golf Network, Carlos will kick it off with the latest on golf in the Olympics and his final reflection; Martha Burke wants next year's Women's US Open to be moved from Trump National in Bedminster; first Tiger Woods-branded simulators to be unveiled; Davis Love III underwent surgery to repair troublesome left hip; Andrew Landry takes interest in girl with leukemia; and caddies will compete in Ryder Cup-style competition in August.
Also, a recorded segment from Fred, talking about golf traveling in Northern Michigan, will be featured on The Chip Shot.