Good news for Justin Rose fans from Atlanta.
The top golfer had an aching left shoulder on Wednesday morning but he was able to bounce off the injury scare as he featured on Thursday for Round 1 at the Tour Championship.
Rose claimed his shoulder was “really bad overnight Wednesday” but that he got better on Thursday. He opened with a 2-under 68.
“For some reason it got really bad overnight Wednesday and woke up just really struggling Thursday morning. My whole team worked really hard around me to rally, just kind of sucked it up yesterday and got through the day, weathered the storm.”
The player had to limit the strain on his shoulder that Thursday and it affected his performance. He was better on Friday and it showed as his score improved. The Englishman recorded better showing on Friday in the second round. He made a single bogey to record 4-under 66, just a stroke off the lead. More
At the TPC Boston course Jon Rahm fired a five-under 66 and took the lead of two-shot lead in the Dell Championship as No. 2 players of the world Jordan Spieth and Justin Rose of England charged up the leader board.
Rahm the newcomer in the US PGA Tour, who is also ranked fifth in the world, showed a great performance on the day, he shot an opening round 67 for nine-under 133. He did this at the halfway stage of the 2017 PGA Tour’s playoffs’ second.
Adam Hadwin, 65 from Canada, Paul Casey 65 Englishman and Kyle Stanley 68 from America and Kevin Streelman 65 at seven under are tied for second.
Phil Mickelson (67) for sixth is in a group of four tied at six-under 136. He is one shot ahead of Rose and Spieth, who both rebounded. They made the comeback from one-over 72s and shoot 65s in the first round yesterday morning. The defending champion of the championship Rory McIlroy misses the cut as he shot a three-over 74. More
Before the start of the Irish Open, once US Open champion Justin Rose, give out some sobering advice to young players Jon Rahm and other.
He suggests them that players should know how to control their excitement and anger. Sometime, it becomes important to keep the behavioral conduct in control.
Rahm, who is now just 22 years old, is one of the most exciting and talent golfers in the new generation golfers. He drew lots of criticism for his unsporting manners before missing the cut at Erin Hills in the US Open.
Rahm showed hot temperament in rural Wisconsin, where players like Hideki Matsuyama and Rickie Fowler were there.
This action of Rahm, who is from the United States sent many of his fans onto social media to register his hot-tempered before he made it to the US Open championship with scores of 76 and 73. He missed the cut by five strokes.
Ahead of Irish Open, Rahm said he apologized for his demeanor and he had apologized to both Fowler and Matsuyama. In the US Open Matsuyama finished runner-up. More
In the opening round of the event, Arnold Palmer Invitational, Justin Rose ended a run of pars. It was done in a spectacular way at Bay Hill.
He started on the 10th
hole and was playing in the morning marquee group, opening eight holes was completed by the Rose in regulation. He played a natural game before hitting something spectacular at the par-four 18th.
The player after getting the right-side of the fairway off the tee, with his approach he missed the green and saw ball stop on the fringe. It was at the top of the slope. The position of the ball was entirely different angle; Rose took the aggressive step and pushed the ball with all his effort some way to the left of the flag. His effort brought the result for him, he got the huge break. More
The beginning of the second round holding in the Bahamas, saw Justin Rose pull out of the competition after he made a decision to take out two months to rest a back problem.
This was his first appearance since after the Ryder Cup. But the problem which he has been dealing with since May, recurred again, on a minor level, thus leading to his decision to pull out of the challenge instead of taking the risk of further aggravating the issue.
The Englishman will be expected to undergo treatment during the Christmas and New Year period, which spans the period of his two month time out.
For the second round of the tournament, Rose was scheduled to play with Tiger Woods, before he made the decision to pull out.
This thus saw Woods play solo, for the second time since he began his professional career.
Rose had been left on two over par at the foot of the elite 18-player field after a minor recurrence of the injury, which occurred during his first round 74 at Albany. More
Well, 2016 was an unforgettable year for Justin Rose. Notably, he didn’t win a single PGA Tour event in 2016.
His best performance was at the Wells Fargo Championship. He finished 3rd
there. As far as his overall performance in a major was concerned, it was T10 at the Masters. But things changed dramatically in no time. Or in other words, Rio happened.
Golf has again become an item at the Olympics this summer. It’s been a long awaited demand. Many players decided to not participate. Rose was more than ready to be part of Rio Olympics. He became the gold medal winner at the Olympics. Remember, he’s the first gold medal winner after 100 years or so. As a result, he is on the cover of GOLF for the November edition.
You should definitely check out the GOLF magazine as he talks about his overall experience at the Rio Olympics. And he also shares tips as how to improve your performance when the pressure is ON. He says that pressure will be always there. It’s all about learning to have fun while playing there. More