Golf – Bryson DeChambeau’s Bombs, return of Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy not winning enough

In the first of our topic episodes, we talk golf with European Tour winner Peter Lawrie and Malachy Clerkin from the Irish Times.

We discuss Bryson DeChambeau’s lockdown transformation, whether questions should be asked, Malachy’s Irish Times article, Peter’s own experience with drug testing, the future of golf, Brooks Koepka’s tweet, the return of Tiger Woods and whether Rory McIlroy “chokes” when the pressure is on.  

We also look ahead to some of the episodes we will be covering over the next few weeks. 

Malachy’s Irish Times article on Bryson: https://www.irishtimes.com/sport/golf/tipping-point-dechambeau-s-transformation-raises-questions-but-who-will-ask-them-1.4296716

The Titleist Dimpleless Golf Ball experiment: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5jC-guSi7hI

Brooks Koepka’s tweet: https://twitter.com/BKoepka/status/1280576856601833472?s=20

00:08 Introduction

01:45 Golf – Peter Lawrie & Malachy Clerkin

  • 02:07 Bryson De Chambeau’s transformation
  • 19:10 Future of Golf
  • 26:10 Golf’s drug testing (or lack of it)
  • 33:36 Return of Tiger Woods
  • 36:09 Rory McIlroy “choking”

44:30 The Memorial featured groups 

47:13 Contact the show – @tacklingsport, editor@tacklingsport.com

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