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#Steve Stricker

# steve-stricker - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

US change criteria for Ryder Cup qualification

American captain Steve Stricker will have additional captains picks, given the havoc Covid-19 has played with the PGA Tour schedule.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Pádraig Harrington: Nobody wants to play the Ryder Cup behind closed doors

The biennial competition is still scheduled to go ahead in September at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Harrington sees future Ryder Cups being played at neutral venues to eliminate home advantage

A year out from Whistling Straits, the 2020 team captains spoke at a media event today.

# steve-stricker - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Harrington's opposite number confirmed as Stricker named US Ryder Cup captain

The Wisconsin native will lead the charge at Whistling Straits in 2020.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Steve Stricker set to be named US Ryder Cup captain - reports

The Wisconsin native is set to be Padraig Harrington’s opposite number at Whistling Straits.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Woods and Stricker named vice captains of US Ryder Cup team

Jim Furyk has appointed the pair ahead of this year’s event at Le Golf National in Paris.

# steve-stricker - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Tiger Woods named Ryder Cup vice-captain but he still harbours hopes of playing

Davis Love III is assembling his team for the biennial showdown with Europe.

# steve-stricker - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Rory McIlroy gets back to work with pre-Masters tune-up in Houston

Theworld number seven ends a three-week break with his return for the PGA Tour event in Humble, Texas.

Woods thinking about long term, says Stricker

Tiger pulled out of the Masters citing a back problem.

# steve-stricker - Saturday 15 June, 2013

South African Schwartzel grabs US Open lead

He is currently one stroke ahead of Australia’s John Senden, England’s Luke Donald and American Steve Stricker.

# steve-stricker - Friday 14 June, 2013

Another TV viewer calls in, but no violation at US Open

Another tell-tale rang in to point out a potential rule violation. This time for Steve Stricker, not Tiger.

# steve-stricker - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Tiger Woods serves notice of Masters intent with Cadillac triumph

The World Number Two finished two shots clear while Graeme McDowell finished in a tie for joint-third.

# steve-stricker - Friday 8 March, 2013

Rory McIlroy shows resilience with workmanlike first round in Miami

“I hit some good shots, I hit some not-so good shots,” he said afterwards.

# steve-stricker - Monday 14 January, 2013

On the brink of eye-watering Nike deal, Rory McIlroy starts the year top of world rankings

And Tiger’s back up to second behind Luke Donald for some strange reason.

# steve-stricker - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Season's greetings: Johnson clinches win in weather-bashed Hawaii

Dustin Johnson got his 2013 season off to a perfect start with a win at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions last night.

# steve-stricker - Thursday 3 January, 2013

VIDEO: Bubba hoping to repeat par 5 antics at Tournament of Champions in Hawaii Heavy Hitter This post contains videos

VIDEO: Bubba hoping to repeat par 5 antics at Tournament of Champions in Hawaii

The course designers have added some yardage to the Kapalua course in an effort to make it Bubba-proof.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Mahan misses out as Love picks Ryder Cup wildcards

Dustin Johnson, Jim Furyk, Brandt Snedeker and Steve Stricker have been named as Davis Love III’s captain’s picks for the 2012 Ryder Cup.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

In the Swing: Love's wildcard dilemma makes José's look easy

As the FedEx Cup Playoffs head to TPC Boston, Neil Cullen looks at the Americans in contention for one of Davis Love’s four wildcards.

# steve-stricker - Monday 16 July, 2012

VIDEO: Johnson pips Matteson in John Deere play-off

Steve Stricker’s reign at the Deere Run finally came to end.

# steve-stricker - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Staying power: Matteson masters the Deere Run again to hold lead

Matteson matched the charge of defending champion Steve Stricker to take a three shot lead into tonight’s final round.

# steve-stricker - Saturday 14 July, 2012

John Deere Classic: Matteson three clear of favourite, Stricker

Stricker is in close contention to win this tournament for the fourth year in a row.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Westwood 'pretty confident' ahead of Masters

The Englishman, ranked third in the world, claims the course at Augusta National “suits my game”.

# steve-stricker - Monday 12 March, 2012

Rory McIlroy hangs on to No 1 as Rose breaks top 10

The 22-year-old finished third at the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Sunday thanks to a late surge.

# steve-stricker - Saturday 25 February, 2012

McIlroy and Westwood on course for duel in the desert

The world numbers two and three drew a step closer to a semi-final meeting with third-round victories over Miguel Angel Jiménez and Nick Watney.

# steve-stricker - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Every shares the lead in Hawaii with golfing Everyman Generation Game This post contains videos

Every shares the lead in Hawaii with golfing Everyman

Matt Every – who has generated some controversy this week – will play the final round of the 2012 Sony Open in the company of Jeff Maggert, a man nearly two decades his senior.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

The Morning Score: Tuesday

It’s not all about Thierry, you know. Here’s this morning’s sports news.

# steve-stricker - Monday 9 January, 2012

Stricker on cruise control in Hawaii

The Wisconsin native is five shots clear with a round to go at the season-opening Tournament of Champions.

# steve-stricker - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Boom... Tiger and ex-caddie Williams paired in the same match

The President’s Cup skippers gave golf and soap opera fans the match-up they wanted.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Woods-Stricker partnership yet to be confirmed for Presidents Cup

Though Tiger acknowledges that his old ally is hitting the ball as well as ever, he says their prospective partnership is by no means a done deal.

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Looking for a cheat sheet to help you get up to speed with the day’s biggest stories? Look no further.

# steve-stricker - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Couples opts for out-of-form Woods and Bill Haas over USPGA champ Bradley

The decision means USPGA champion and Rookie of the Year Keegan Bradley won’t be travelling to Australia.

# steve-stricker - Sunday 14 August, 2011

As it happened: USPGA PGA Championship final round

The final round of the USPGA Championship is underway. Can either of the two of the two relative unknowns at the summit of the leaderboard hold off the big names beginning to mass just a couple of shots back? Join us to find out.

# steve-stricker - Friday 12 August, 2011

USPGA Update: McIlroy slipping back into pack Ouch! This post contains videos

USPGA Update: McIlroy slipping back into pack

The 93rd USPGA Championship is turning into a grim war of attrition. Keep up with the latest developments at Atlanta Athletic Club here.

McIlroy battles on after injuring wrist at PGA Strapped This post contains videos

McIlroy battles on after injuring wrist at PGA

US Open champion vows to battle on after injuring playing a recovery shot against a tree root.

# steve-stricker - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Stricker out on his own at USPGA

The first round of the 93rd USPGA Championship is underway and American Steve Stricker looks well on his way to carding the morning’s most impressive round.

# steve-stricker - Monday 11 July, 2011

Stricker completes John Deere three-peat Three-sy Does It This post contains videos

Stricker completes John Deere three-peat

WATCH: Two world-class shots on the final hole gave Stricker a one-shot win over Kyle Stanley.

# steve-stricker - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

In the swing: the curious case of Steve Stricker Caddy Shack This post contains videos

In the swing: the curious case of Steve Stricker

“What we don’t understand about sport is often what draws us to it the most,” writes Neil Cullen in this week’s golf column.

# steve-stricker - Sunday 5 June, 2011

McIlroy five off the pace in Muirfield

Steve Stricker takes a three-shot overnight lead at the Memorial in Ohio.

# steve-stricker - Friday 1 April, 2011

Good start for Harrington as Walker ties course record at Houston Open

Dubliner shot five birdies on his way to a first round 68 in Texas to leave him on four-under par.