Brandt Snedeker http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27823/all en UPDATE 1-Golf-Snedeker, Choi share lead as Tiger lurks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/golf-snedeker-and-choi-share-lead-tiger-lurks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Snedeker fires a bogey-free 65 on North Course</p> <p>* Is joined at the top late in the day by Korean Choi (Adds further quotes, detail)</p> <p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>SAN DIEGO, Jan 24 (Reuters) - While most eyes were on six-times champion Tiger Woods as he briefly moved within a stroke of the lead at the Farmers Insurance Open on Thursday, Brandt Snedeker launched his title defence in barnstorming style.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/golf-snedeker-and-choi-share-lead-tiger-lurks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Entertainment Golf Human Interest Professional golf tours U.S. Open Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Jan 2013 00:46:06 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739156 at http://www.globalpost.com INTERVIEW-Golf-Waiting game for Snedeker in Torrey Pines fog http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/interview-golf-waiting-game-snedeker-torrey-pines-fog <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>SAN DIEGO, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Defending champion Brandt Snedeker had to endure a marathon day of putting practice and waiting around at the Farmers Insurance Open on Saturday before play was finally abandoned because of thick fog.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/interview-golf-waiting-game-snedeker-torrey-pines-fog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Brandt Snedeker Business Golf Sports in the United States Thomson Reuters Sun, 27 Jan 2013 03:45:35 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740022 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Snedeker takes early control at Pebble Beach http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130209/golf-snedeker-takes-early-control-at-pebble-beach <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 9 (Reuters) - FedExCup champion Brandt Snedeker maintained his sizzling form this season by moving three shots in front of the chasing pack early in the third round of the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on Saturday.</p> <p>Co-leader overnight with fellow American Ted Potter Jr., Snedeker fired a four-under-par 68 at the hosting Pebble Beach Golf Links on a glorious sun-splashed winter's day to post a 12-under total of 202.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130209/golf-snedeker-takes-early-control-at-pebble-beach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Golf Human Interest Professional golf tours U.S. Open Thomson Reuters Sat, 09 Feb 2013 23:00:39 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5751415 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Golf-Snedeker ties Hahn for lead at Pebble Beach http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130209/update-1-golf-snedeker-ties-hahn-lead-at-pebble-beach <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Snedeker shoots a 68 to share 54-hole lead</p> <p>* Hahn fires a 66 at tricky Spyglass Hill</p> <p>* Holder Mickelson makes cut on the number (Updates at end of round)</p> <p>Feb 9 (Reuters) - FedExCup champion Brandt Snedeker maintained his sizzling form this season by moving into a two-way tie for the lead with fellow American James Hahn after the third round of the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on Saturday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130209/update-1-golf-snedeker-ties-hahn-lead-at-pebble-beach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Golf Professional golf tours U.S. Open Thomson Reuters Sun, 10 Feb 2013 00:45:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5751448 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Golf-Sizzling Snedeker triumphs at Pebble Beach http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130210/update-1-golf-sizzling-snedeker-triumphs-at-pebble-beach <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Snedeker clinches his fifth PGA Tour win</p> <p>* Signs off with a sparkling 65 at Pebble Beach</p> <p>* Mickelson finishes 18 shots off the pace (Adds quotes, detail)</p> <p>Feb 10 (Reuters) - FedExCup champion Brandt Snedeker finally reaped just reward for his red-hot early form on the PGA Tour this year when he eased to victory by two shots at the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on Sunday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130210/update-1-golf-sizzling-snedeker-triumphs-at-pebble-beach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Golf Professional golf tours U.S. Open Thomson Reuters Mon, 11 Feb 2013 00:30:47 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5752191 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf: Snedeker captures at Pebble Beach Pro-Am http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/golf-snedeker-captures-at-pebble-beach-pro-am <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Brandt Snedeker, who finished second each of the last two weeks, busted through for his first win of the year on Sunday, firing a seven-under 65 to capture the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.</p> <p>The red-hot Snedeker saved his best round of the week for the final day as he finished with a 19-under par 267 total to beat fellow American Chris Kirk by two strokes.</p> <p>"It is kind of crazy," said Snedeker, who will improve to number four in the world rankings on Monday. "This is a special day. To win at Pebble Beach in such a beautiful place.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/golf-snedeker-captures-at-pebble-beach-pro-am" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Brandt Snedeker Golf Sports in the United States AFP Mon, 11 Feb 2013 01:00:05 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5752215 at http://www.globalpost.com Snedeker down but not out, says Masters win will come http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130414/snedeker-down-not-out-says-masters-win-will-come <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Steve Keating</p> <p>AUGUSTA, Georgia (Reuters) - When Brandt Snedeker let a Masters title slip through his fingers in 2008 the American was left in tears.</p> <p>On Sunday it was Snedeker's daughter left sobbing, as she watched her father tumble down the Augusta National leaderboard and a green jacket once again pulled from his grasp.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130414/snedeker-down-not-out-says-masters-win-will-come" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Brandt Snedeker Golf Masters Tournament Thomson Reuters Mon, 15 Apr 2013 03:00:19 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5815649 at http://www.globalpost.com Snedeker bids to complete hat-trick of lucky 32s http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130716/snedeker-bids-complete-hat-trick-lucky-32s <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Ed Osmond</p> <p>GULLANE, Scotland (Reuters) - Adam Scott and Justin Rose won the year's first two major titles and American Brandt Snedeker would be delighted to complete a hat-trick of 32-year-old maiden major champions at this week's British Open.</p> <p>The American world number eight led last year's Open at Lytham after two rounds and confirmed his place among the sport's elite by winning the season-ending Tour Championship.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130716/snedeker-bids-complete-hat-trick-lucky-32s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Brandt Snedeker Golf The Open Championship Thomson Reuters Tue, 16 Jul 2013 15:03:54 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5885294 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf: Snedeker grabs lead as father-to-be Mahan bows out http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130727/golf-snedeker-grabs-lead-father-be-mahan-bows-out <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Brandt Snedeker fired a nine-under par 63 Saturday to take the lead at the Canadian Open, where overnight leader Hunter Mahan withdrew to be at the birth of his first child.</p> <p>Mahan, who led the $5.6 million PGA Tour event by two strokes after Friday's second round, was on the practice range prepping for his weather-delayed third-round start when he received word that his wife, Kandi, had gone into labor. He departed right away for Dallas</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130727/golf-snedeker-grabs-lead-father-be-mahan-bows-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Brandt Snedeker Golf U.S. Open AFP Sun, 28 Jul 2013 02:32:54 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5895723 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf: Snedeker captures Canadian Open crown http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130728/golf-snedeker-captures-canadian-open-crown <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Brandt Snedeker fired a two-under par 70 in Sunday's final round and held off a late charge by fellow American Dustin Johnson to win the $5.6 million PGA Canadian Open by three strokes.</p> <p>Snedeker captured his sixth career PGA title and second of the year after a February triumph at Pebble Beach, finishing on 16-under par 272 with countrymen Johnson, Jason Bohn, Matt Kuchar and William McGirt sharing second on 275.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130728/golf-snedeker-captures-canadian-open-crown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours AFP Mon, 29 Jul 2013 01:34:34 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5896302 at http://www.globalpost.com Mahan baby present on way after Snedeker's Canadian win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130728/mahan-baby-present-way-after-snedekers-canadian-win <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Steve Keating</p> <p>OAKVILLE, Ontario (Reuters) - Brandt Snedeker will use some of the $1 million purse from his Canadian Open win on Sunday to buy Hunter Mahan's new baby daughter Zoe a gift after his rival surrendered a shot at a big payday to return home for her birth.</p> <p>"Zoe will be getting a very nice baby gift from me," said Snedeker after his three-shot victory at Glen Abbey Golf Club. "I can't thank Kandi (Mahan) enough for going into labor early, otherwise I don't know if I'd be sitting here if she hadn't.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130728/mahan-baby-present-way-after-snedekers-canadian-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Brandt Snedeker Golf Sports in the United States Thomson Reuters Mon, 29 Jul 2013 02:02:59 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5896324 at http://www.globalpost.com Snedeker gifted Canadian crown after Johnson collapse http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130728/snedeker-gifted-canadian-crown-after-johnson-collapse <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Steve Keating</p> <p>OAKVILLE, Ontario (Reuters) - American Brandt Snedeker took advantage of a Dustin Johnson meltdown to claim a three-shot victory at the Canadian Open on Sunday.</p> <p>Snedeker, who began the final round with a wafer-thin one-shot cushion atop the leaderboard, could not be nudged from his perch all day, carding a two-under 70 to collect his sixth career PGA Tour win and second of the season.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130728/snedeker-gifted-canadian-crown-after-johnson-collapse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Brandt Snedeker Golf Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Mon, 29 Jul 2013 01:32:39 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5896294 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf: Snedeker captures Canadian Open crown http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130728/golf-snedeker-captures-canadian-open-crown-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Brandt Snedeker fired a two-under par 70 on Sunday and held off a late charge by fellow American Dustin Johnson to win the $5.6 million PGA Canadian Open by three strokes.</p> <p>Snedeker captured his sixth career PGA title and second of the year after a February triumph at Pebble Beach, finishing on 16-under par 272 with countrymen Johnson, Jason Bohn, Matt Kuchar and William McGirt sharing second on 275.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130728/golf-snedeker-captures-canadian-open-crown-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours AFP Mon, 29 Jul 2013 02:06:42 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5896340 at http://www.globalpost.com Snedeker feels close to unlocking major key http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130807/snedeker-feels-close-unlocking-major-key <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>ROCHESTER, New York (Reuters) - Winning breeds confidence and in-form Brandt Snedeker says he now knows what is needed for him to land a first major title at this week's PGA Championship after a few close calls in the past.</p> <p>The fast-talking American clinched his second PGA Tour victory of the season at the Canadian Open two weeks ago and believes he is close to replicating the sizzling form he produced at the start of the year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130807/snedeker-feels-close-unlocking-major-key" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Brandt Snedeker Golf Human Interest PGA Tour Thomson Reuters Wed, 07 Aug 2013 22:19:10 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5904999 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf: Snedeker pulls out of Tiger event after knee injury http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131119/golf-snedeker-pulls-out-tiger-event-after-knee-injury <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Ninth-ranked Brandt Snedeker has withdrawn from next month's World Challenge golf event hosted by Tiger Woods after suffering a left knee injury earlier this month.</p> <p>The decision comes two weeks after the American bruised his tibia and strained a ligament in his left knee on November 4 in China when he fell off a Segway vehicle.</p> <p>The incident took place at a corporate sponsor outing a day after the World Golf Championships HSBC Champions event in Shanghai.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131119/golf-snedeker-pulls-out-tiger-event-after-knee-injury" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Brandt Snedeker Golf Professional golf tours AFP Tue, 19 Nov 2013 18:16:33 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5993737 at http://www.globalpost.com