Back 9 Report: Previewing The Players Championship
Back 9 Report GNN Radio

Back 9 Report: Previewing The Players Championship

Credit: Chris Condon

On this week's Back 9 Report, hosts Fred Altvater and Carlos Torres talk through the golf headlines of the week that was.

With The Players Championship this week, the guys give a FULL preview of the unofficial fifth major, and the guys interview TPC Sawgrass general manager Bill Hughes. This will be the 36th year TPC Sawgrass has hosted The Players, and Bill has been there for the last 11. He tells us about recent renovations, what the atmosphere is like surrounding the 17th on Sunday and his best moments during tournament week.

Other topics include:

  • Brian Harman's win in the Wells Fargo
  • Sei Young Kim's match-play win over Ariya Jutanugarn in Mexico
  • and John Daly was doused with champagne by players and caddies after winning his first PGA Tour Champions title

LISTEN to the show on Blog Talk Radio!

Be sure to subscribe to the Back 9 Report on TuneIn!

About the author


Golf News Net

We use the Golf News Net byline sometimes just to change things up. But, it's one of us humans writing the story, we promise.

Sometimes we post sponsored content from this account, and it is labeled as such.

We also occasionally include links to products and services from merchants of our choice. GNN may earn a commission from sales generated by those links. See more in GNN's affiliate disclosure.