Golfers Delight: 2005 PGA Championship

Tuesday, August 09, 2005

2005 PGA Championship

The last major tournament is coming our way this week with the 2005 PGA Championship, taking place at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, New Jersey (no, Homer Simpson will not be attending).

Defending champion Vijay Singh starts the first round on thursday at 1:30 pm with flight partners John Daly and Davis Love III. Tiger Woods - in pursuit of his third major title of the year - has an earlier start at 8:25 am, together with reigning U.S. Open Champion Michael Campbell and Greg 'The Shark' Norman. You can find the list of all first and second round Tee-Times here (PDF-File), the leaderboard will be shown here.

The PGA website also features a nice commented interactive tour with comments by the PGA Head Professional of Baltusrol GC, Doug Steffen. Also make sure to check out the video section of the website, featuring reviews of 2004, previews of this years tournament with defending champion Vijay Singh plus flyover videos from each hole of the lower course.

Addition: Greg Norman had to pull out of the competition due to back problems after his surgery earlier this year. Twice winner Larry Nelson and Argentine Angel Cabrera also withdrew through illness and a stomach problem.


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