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
The Englishman golfer and former US Open winner Justin Rose is all fired up to compete for his country in the forthcoming Rio Olympics.
With many of the popular golfing stars withdrawing from playing the Olympics due to Zika virus scare and for other reasons, Justin Rose says he is pretty excited to be playing in Rio. He says that his enthusiasm to take part in the Rio Olympics stemmed from the sporting background of his wife.
He is happy to be in the team Great Britain to help the team win the Olympics gold. He will also be taking part in the opening ceremony to be held at Rio on August 5th. Justin has embraced the Olympics as a whole and his focus is not solely on golf. He said that once golf event starts, then it is a tournament duty for him. Otherwise, he will also join in on the Olympic spirit and enjoy every bit of time that he spends in Rio.
Justin said that the Olympics are a big part of his family. His wife was a gymnast and competing in the Olympics was a huge dream of hers. As she is pretty excited about the Olympics, he too has joined in with her to celebrate the Olympics. This is the first time in 100 years that golf is part of the Olympics. He believes that it would soon become popular and like tennis many of the world’s best golfers will compete at the Olympics to win gold for their country.
Justin Rose can give himself time to slack up when in the environment of a golf course, he has after all won huge championship before.
And it was no surprise when the former US Open champion was pictured with musicians and major golf fans Justin Timberlake and Niall Horan.
Rose, who has already arrived at Augusta National for the Masters, which starts on Thursday, tweeted a picture of himself with the pair on Saturday. This is not the very first time that the two pop stars have shown an interest in golf. Previous year, One Direction’s Horan, caddied for McIlroy during the par-3 competition
which precedes the main Masters event.
Justin Timberlake was meant to be involved in an exhibit with Rickie Fowler and McIlroy this year but that did not took place as different sponsors could not reach a deal over finance issues. He was also on stage before Ryder Cup 2012 at the Medinah Country Club. More
South African-born English professional golfer Justin Rose came into view for the first time in the Zurich Classic of New Orleans after becoming the runner up in the Masters. Rose is a part of both PGA tour and European tour. He made his mark when he won the U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club in 2013. Rose did his country proud by two strokes over Phil Mickelson and Jason Day. He is the first English player to conquer a major tournament since Nick Faldo in 1996. He also became the first Englishman in 43 years to win the U.S. Open after Tony Jacklin in 1970. In the 2015 Masters Tournament Rose tied with Phil Mickelson for the second place behind winner Jordan Spieth.
He continued to show case his talents as he maintained his form at the New Orleans Classic with a three under 69. Previously he dropped three shots in two holes. After Augusta he took rest for a week but now is back with a bang and hopes to continue the momentum in Georgia. More