Jim Furyk

Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai Announces Tournament Field

KA’UPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii – The second half of the PGA TOUR Champions 2020-2021 season begins January 19-23, as 42 of the game’s most legendary players will compete at the Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai. Hualalai Golf Course will host the tournament for the 25th time, and this year’s field represents 18 major champions, 323 PGA TOUR wins and 268 victories on PGA TOUR Champions. “The combination of World Golf Hall of Fame […]

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Els, Clarke, Furyk lead golf’s inaugural World Champions Cup

Ernie Els, Darren Clarke and Jim Furyk will serve as playing captains for the inaugural World Champions Cup, a team showdown for golfers 50 and over that debuts in 2022. The event, announced Tuesday in Chicago by sports marketing firm Intersport, will be a match-play battle between United States, Europe and World teams in an […]

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Jim Furyk, Ernie Els, Darren Clarke will be captains in new World Champions Cup

Jim Furyk, Ernie Els, Darren Clarke will be the captains in the new World Champions Cup which will debut in 2022. It will be a Ryder Cup-style competition but feature three teams for the USA, Europe and the World. Furyk, Els and Clarke will each be playing captains for teams made up of golfers 50 […]

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Jim Furyk’s “Double-Overlap” Grip May Have Changed My Life

Jim Furyk’s cover article in the December ’09 issue of Golf magazine mentioned his “double-overlap” grip. On a whim I decided to try it in my Garage Golf Swing Laboratory today and, boy was I amazed! Upon first gripping the club with my right pinkie and ring fingers between (and on top of) my left […]

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Jim Furyk – CBS New York ]]> Furyk Shoots PGA Tour-Record 58 In Final Round At TravelersJim Furyk set a PGA Tour record Sunday, shooting a 58 during the final round of the Travelers Championship. Dottie Pepper On Quicken Loans National: ‘A Wide-Open Field’Dottie Pepper, CBS Sports on-course reporter, breaks down the Quicken Loans National, […]

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Jim Furyk Archives – Golficity

After having success this past fall in the Ryder Cup, The U.S. Team decided to stick with what worked by naming Jim Furyk the new team captain for the 2018 Ryder Cup.  Furyk, who served on the 2016 team as vice-captain was chosen to lead the 2018 team over Fred Couples by panelists Tiger Woods, […]

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Jim Furyk sets PGA Tour record with 58 at Travelers Championship

CROMWELL, Conn. — Jim Furyk has a place in PGA Tour history all to himself with a new magic number in golf. Three years after Furyk became the sixth player on tour with a 59, he took it even lower Sunday in the Travelers Championship with a 58. The 46-year-old American bounced in an eagle […]

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Jim Furyk’s caddie, Mike ‘Fluff’ Cowan to temp caddie for Sung Kang

While we won’t see Jim Furyk again until around the U.S. Open, his caddie is getting some temporary work with an up-and-coming player. Mike “Fluff” Cowan is working with 27-year-old South Korean player Sung Kang at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Furyk, who has been out of action since withdrawing from the BMW Championship in September, chose to […]

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Jim Furyk’s Wife Tabitha Skartved

Jim Furyk’s wife Tabitha Skartved has also been a steady presence in his life since 2000 when the couple married. Thanks in part to Tabitha’s impact on his life, you won’t find a more consistant and steady golfer on the PGA tour than Jim Furyk. Since 1995, when Jim notched his first PGA Tour win, […]

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Jim Furyk – The Golf Blag

The US Open is billed by the USGA as the toughest test in golf… Except of course, for last years 2011 test when Rory McIlroy turned congressional into a pitch and putt course breaking records left right and Chelsea romping to a 16 under par win. The first thing to do this year is to […]