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Was Quail Hollow Really Too Hard for the World's Best Golfers?

Quail Hollow member, Webb Simpson was one of several players who remarked on the difficulty of the course and setup during this year's PGA Championship. Was it really too hard the game's best players? Derek Clements looks at the issue. read more ...


No Need to Doubt Thomas after American Lands US PGA Title

WHILE many of those around him were losing their heads and their composure, Justin Thomas kept his and emerged at the end of four brutal days at Quail Hollow as the 2017 US PGA champion. Golfshake's Derek Clements reports. read more ...


PGA Championship is Fitting and Perfect Major Stage for Justin Thomas

Son and Grandson of PGA Professionals, Justin Thomas' dramatic major victory at the PGA Championship was the perfect stage and moment for the 24-year-old to achieve his huge breakthrough. Golfshake's Kieran Clark looks at why it was an extra special achievement for the American. read more ...


Jordan & Rory and the Race for the Grand Slam

Jordan Spieth has the opportunity to make history and complete the Career Grand Slam at Quail Hollow this week. Rory McIlroy just needs the Masters to join the most exclusive of golf clubs. Who will get there first? Golfshake's Kieran Clark looks at the race to sporting immortality. read more ...


Rory Comfortable at Quail Hollow for PGA

Rory McIlroy is excited about the prospect of this week's PGA Championship at Quail Hollow, one of his favourite venues. The Northern Irishman is looking for his first major in years, and this is the timely stage for him to succeed. read more ...


Great US PGA Championship Moments

THE US PGA Championship is regarded as the least prestigious of golf's four majors. However, it is a tournament that has produced some amazing moments of drama over the years, and some truly unforgettable shots. We recall just a few of them. read more ...


US PGA Championship Preview, Picks & Analysis

Has there been a more hotly-anticipated US PGA in recent memory than this week's championship at Quail Hollow? Jordan Spieth is going for the career Grand Slam, and Rory is back at one of his favourite venues. It promises to be a classic. Derek Clements previews the final major of the year. read more ...


Spieth Bids to Join Golf's Grandest Champions

This week at the US PGA Championship, Jordan Spieth is attempting to join an elite group of men who have won all four majors. Golfshake's Derek Clements takes a look at golf's five Grand Slam Champions. read more ...


The US PGA By the Numbers

It's the 99th PGA Championship from Quail Hollow in North Carolina. Golfshake's Derek Clements delves into the record books to pick out several of the key numbers to keep in mind during the year's final major. read more ...


Tour Each Hole of US PGA Venue Quail Hollow

This week's US PGA Championship venue Quail Hollow has been regularly seen on the PGA Tour at the Wells Fargo Championship, but several changes have been made to the course for the year's final major. read more ...


US PGA Championship Broadcasting Times on the BBC

The 2017 US PGA Championship is being broadcast on the BBC this week across BBC Two, BBC Sport, BBC Red Button and the BBC iPlayer. Derek Clements has created an easy guide for you to follow the year's final major. read more ...


US PGA Championship Long Drive Contest

THE US PGA Championship is a little different from the game's other majors. For starters, it stages a long drive contest, which the big hitters will enjoy on Tuesday. The competition dates back all the way to 1952. read more ...


Club Pros Get Chance to Live Major Dream at Quail Hollow

One of the things that marks out the US PGA Championship from the other majors is that it gives men who make their living as club professionals the opportunity to tee it up next to the best players in the world. Hear from one of them. read more ...


Has the BBC Done Enough with Planned Coverage of the US PGA Championship

The US PGA Championship at Quail Hollow promises to be a cracking end to the major season, and it will be broadcast across the BBC this year following a shock move from Sky Sports. But has the BBC gone far enough with the coverage? Derek Clements questions some of the decisions and commitment. read more ...


Mixed Response to US PGA Coming to BBC

In shock news for Sky Sports subscribers, it was revealed that the year's fourth major - the PGA Championship - will be televised on the BBC. We canvassed the opinions of golf viewers, and it's fair to say that the response has been mixed. read more ...


US PGA Championship Preview, Picks & Analysis

Derek Clements looks ahead to the season's final major - the PGA Championship at Baltusrol in New Jersey. It's the last chance for Day, Spieth and McIlroy to secure a big title in 2016. Can one of them secure the Wanamaker Trophy? read more ...


US PGA - 6 Players to Watch

It's time for the season's final major, with players attempting to secure one last shot at glory. But who is going to claim the Wanamaker Trophy? Here are six players that might do it. read more ...


History of Baltusrol Golf Club

Baltusrol Golf Club - host of the 2016 PGA Championship - has a rich history within the majors and the game. Derek Clements looks at that past and the challenges presented to the world's best this week. read more ...


15 Things you Didn't Know about the US PGA Championship

It's the 100th anniversary of the PGA Championship, the season's final major. Derek Clements takes a look back at the history and some trivia of the fourth Grand Slam event on the calendar. read more ...


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