The stifling heat thinned out the galleries at Baltusrol on Thursday ahead of Rob Labritz enjoyed a grandstand moment as Round 1 of the 98th PGA Championship began to wind down and raindrops started to fall. That is the only way I can describe the last couple of weeks since The Open and leading up to the US PGA Championship. The third round of the 2015 US PGA Championship will take location on Saturday right after the weather-hit second round was finally completed in the morning. Throughout the course of the season, experts playing on the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia compete for the title of Order of Merit Champion. It will be the debut for each Martin and Fraiser in the PGA Qualified Championship.
That involves Roberto Castro, the only player in the field to have under no circumstances won on the PGA Tour… Paul Casey, the No. five seed, has a mathematical possibility to win the FedEx Cup without winning a tournament this season… Players who created the 30-man field at East Lake are exempt into the Masters, U.S. Open and British Open subsequent year… Eight of the 30 players will be in the Ryder Cup subsequent week.
Tiger Woods will play in the Wyndham Championship, meaning he’ll retain his 2015 season going even if he doesn’t make the reduce he resumes at the rain-delayed PGA Championship. Sweden’s Alex Noren place final year’s injury misery firmly behind him just after cruising to his second Nordea Masters title at a windswept PGA Sweden National in Malmo. Winning the very first PGA Tour title of his profession at the St. Jude Classic is not sufficient to earn Fabian Gomez a trip to the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay. Jason Day claimed his first key championship victory and rewrote the record books by winning the 97th US PGA Championship at Whistling Straits.
DEREK LAWRENSON AT BALTUSROL: Jimmy Walker likes to gaze at the stars but in the final round of the US PGA he did a brilliant job of refraining from looking at two of them in his rear view mirror. Jimmy Walker headed out early and shot a five-beneath 65 on the Decrease Course, which continued to be receptive following the heavy rains at the commence of the week. Scott Stallings has been suspended by the PGA Tour for three months for violating its anti-drug policy.
As a single of the top Specialist golf tours worldwide, the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia is a founding member of the International Federation of PGA Tours. He tied for sixth in the finals opener final week, almost securing his PGA Tour status for subsequent season. The leaderboard allows spectators at the course, who might only see the action at one hole, to nevertheless keep track of the progress of leaders in the tournament. Cink stepped away from the PGA Tour in Could when his wife was diagnosed with Stage four breast cancer.