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Michaux: Tiger Woods' woes are a sad tale among intriguing stories

...sadness about what we've seen this week.It has nothing to do with the uncharacteristic links-style course that Gary Player tastelessly ranted was a "tragedy" and "the most unpleasant golf tournament" he's seen in his life.It has nothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-06-20/michaux-tiger-woods-woes-are
Heartbreak makes Dustin Johnson a universally sympathetic figure

...this twosome. Sonders' post-round interviews were cringe-worthy and Menefee knows nothing about golf.WHIFF: Gary Player. Black Knight's unsolicited rant on Golf Channel made a few valid points, but calling setup a "tragedy" after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-06-23/heartbreak-makes-dustin-john
Michaux: Phil Mickelson takes his second shot at career grand slam

...victory. Jack Nicklaus was 26 when he completed his set on his third attempt in the 1966 British Open at Muirfield. Gary Player was 29 when he closed the deal on his third attempt in the 1965 U.S. Open at Bellerive. THE OLDER SLAMMERS had their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-06-16/phil-mickelson-takes-his-sec
Gary Player's son at Masters prayer breakfast

...Boy Named Sue."My dad loved country, and he played that song a lot," he said.Player, son of Masters legend Gary Player, was the guest speaker for the 2015 Masters Week Golf Breakfast, presented by the Greater Augusta Fellowship of Christian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-07/gary-players-son-masters-pray
Gary Player makes young patron's day at Masters

...champion about to exit the clubhouse."I said, 'There's Gary Player,' " Hinson said. "And Tabb decided to wave."Player waved...up this morning, I never dreamed my son would get a hug from Gary Player at the clubhouse."

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/gary-player-makes-young-patrons-day-master
Masters Insider

...alongside fellow Big Three members Arnold Palmer and Gary Player."Well, I hit one shot and that was about it," Nicklaus...consecutive starts are fourth all-time, behind only Gary Player, Doug Ford and Raymond Floyd.1 He is the oldest second-time...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/masters-insider-4
George Coetzee | The Masters

...13 If George Coetzee had stayed in the U.S., he might not be in Augusta this week. But the South African is here, playing at Augusta Na tional Golf Club, getting tips from countryman Gary Player and preparing for his first ...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/George_Coetzee.shtml
Germans Martin Kaymer and Bernhard Langer had the 'Players' covered in 2014

...nervous playing with Bernhard, my first round in Augusta playing with him," Kaymer said. "And then Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player showed up. So then, standing there playing my very first nine holes in Augusta with legends. And me being 23 years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-06/germans-martin-kaymer-and-be
Lydia Ko beats Morgan Pressel for LPGA Tour title

...place.Larry Nelson and Larry Fleisher won the Legends Division for players 65 and older, beating Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player by two strokes. EUROPEAN TOUR: In Shanghai, Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour title...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-04-26/lydia-ko-beats-morgan-presse
Jordan Spieth can add jacket to collection

...scoring record.Winning the week after the Masters is a tough feat. Only three players ? Jimmy Demaret in 1950, Gary Player in 1978 and Bernhard Langer in 1985 ? have done so. Only Langer has pulled the Augusta-Hilton Head double.Spieth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-04-18/jordan-spieth-can-add-jacket