Tiger Woods’s first absence from golf’s Masters Tournament in 20 years is giving some of the record 24 rookies in the field confidence they can join Fuzzy Zoeller as the only first-timers to win since 1936.
Andy Zhang, the youngest golfer on record in U.S. Open history, matched world No. 1 Luke Donald in the first round of the U.S. Open. Unfortunately, they’re 9-over par and in danger of being eliminated today.
Luke Donald became the first British golfer to win the U.S. PGA Tour’s Player of the Year award after topping the money lists on both the American and European circuits, the only player to achieve the feat.