Travel & Leisure
If golf were a storybook, the central plot would be set in whimsical Wales.
Talk about making an impression. In his rookie year on Tour, Rickie Fowler twice placed himself in Sunday contention at an Arizona PGA Tour event. Sure, he lost the title yesterday to Hunter Mahan, but this rookie got one stellar consolation prize.
With almost a decade of Phoenix Open’s under my belt, you’d think I’d be used to the spectacle outside the ropes by now. Truth be told, I don’t think the scene at the Waste Management Phoenix Open is something anyone can get used to—but for one week each golf season it is an unusual thrill.
There are few Hollywood types as gracious as one Mr. George Lopez. The extremely successful actor/comedian/all around genuine creature touched down in Phoenix this week for the Waste Management Phoenix Open.