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Join co-hosts Fred Altvater (@tolohgolfr) and Carlos Torres (@CarlosTorresSD) as they check-in on the world of golf to bring you the latest news, insights, analysis, recaps, previews and interviews. If it happened in golf, they will bring it to you.

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Tournament Host Tiger Woods Leads 18-Player Field at Hero World Challenge

12-04-2019

The 2019 Hero World Challenge brings host Tiger Woods and 17 more of the top golfers in the world to the Bahamas for the final individual PGA Tour event of 2019. The event returns to Albany for a fifth consecutive year. Three of the previous four champions, including defending champ Jon Rahm, are back. A total of six of the top 10 golfers from the Official World Golf Ranking are in the field and competing for their share of the $3.5 million purse. Join Fred Altvater (@tolohgolfr) and Carlos Torres (@CarlosTorresSD), as they check-in on the world of golf to bring you the latest news, insights, analysis, recaps, previews and interviews. If it happened in golf, they will bring it to you. With a variety of sections, they will cover anything and everything golf: Follow the show on Twitter (@Back9Report) or click here to subscribe via RSS Feed.  



Sei Young Kim Clinches CME Group Tour Championship with 72nd Hole Birdie

11-27-2019

Sei Young Kim didn't realize she needed a birdie to win, but on the 72nd hole, she drained the 25-footer anyways to hold on down the stretch at Tiburon Golf Club to put her name on the biggest winner's check in women's golf history.   Join Fred Altvater (@tolohgolfr) and Carlos Torres (@CarlosTorresSD), as they check-in on the world of golf to bring you all the details on that story, along with the latest news, insights, analysis, recaps, previews, and interviews.  With a variety of sections, they talk about anything and everything golf. In other words, if it happened in golf, they will bring it to you. Follow the show on Twitter (@Back9Report) or click here to subscribe via RSS Feed.



Tommy Fleetwood Ends Victory Drought At Nedbank Golf Challenge

11-20-2019

Englishman Tommy Fleetwood finally got back into the winner's circle this week after a win at the Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player. He started the day six shots back but carded a brilliant 65 that included three eagles. His score of 12-under was then matched by 2019 British Masters winner Marcus Kinhult. The pair were competing for a colossal $2.5 million and it was Fleetwood who held his nerve with a par on the first playoff hole. Join Fred Altvater (@tolohgolfr) and Carlos Torres (@CarlosTorresSD), as they check-in on the world of golf to bring you all the details on that story, along with the latest news, insights, analysis, recaps, previews and interviews. If it happened in golf, they will bring it to you. With a variety of sections, they talk about anything and everything golf: Follow the show on Twitter (@Back9Report) or click here to subscribe via RSS Feed.  



Tyrrell Hatton Overcomes Six-Man Playoff To Win Turkish Airlines Open

11-13-2019

Tyrrell Hatton won his fourth European Tour title and second Rolex Series event after coming through a six-man playoff in Turkey. Hatton, Matthias Schwab, Kurt Kitayama, Benjamin Herbert, Victor Perez and Erik Van Rooyen were tied at 20 under par after 72 holes. Join Carlos Torres (@CarlosTorresSD) and The European Golf Guru, Kieran Clark (@KieranClarkGolf), as they check-in on the world of golf to bring you all the details on that story, along with the latest news, insights, analysis, recaps, previews and interviews. If it happened in golf, they will bring it to you. With a variety of sections, they talk about anything and everything golf: Follow the show on Twitter (@Back9Report) or click here to subscribe via RSS Feed.



Rory McIlroy Closes Gap on World No 1 Brooks Koepka with WGC HSBC Champions Win

11-06-2019

Rory McIlroy is turning 2019 into one of his best-ever seasons after winning his fourth tournament of the year. The four-time Major winner beat Xander Schauffele in a playoff to win his fourth title of the year at the WGC HSBC Champions in Shanghai, China. And while the win wasn't enough to erase the sizable gap between himself and world No. 1 Brooks Koepka, McIlroy is closing the gap, pulling almost within one point in the Official World Golf Ranking. Join Fred Altvater (@tolohgolfr) and Carlos Torres (@CarlosTorresSD), as they check-in on the world of golf to bring you all the details on that story, along with the latest news, insights, analysis, recaps, previews and interviews. If it happened in golf, they will bring it to you. With a variety of sections, they talk about anything and everything golf: Follow the show on Twitter (@Back9Report) or click here to subscribe via RSS Feed.



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