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Paul Casey won the Valspar, But Tiger Woods Got All the Attention

This week on the Back 9 Report: -Paul Casey won the Valspar, but Tiger Woods got the Headlines, Golf’s newest sensation, Shubhankar Sharma struggled in Hero India Open, Vijay Singh won on Champions Tour and Martin Trainer won the Tour event in Mexico. -Tiger’s appearance at Arnold Palmer Invitational is previewed. -The Par 5 News includes […]


Mickelson Wins in Mexico & Tiger Looks to Regain Form at the Valspar

Topics covered in this edition of Back 9 Report: Phil Mickelson wins WGC Mexico Championship, Michelle Wie was victorious in Singapore, Steve Stricker collected his maiden win on the Champions Tour and George Coetzee blitzed the back nine to dominate in South Africa. The Par 5 News includes items on the latest news from the […]


Mike May Co-Hosts & Matt Ginella talks Moroccan Golf Experience

Mike May joins Fred Altvater as co-host of the Back 9 Report. Together they recap the Honda Classic, Qatar Masters, LPGA Thailand and Australian Ladies Classic Bonville on the Ladies European Tour. Plus, preview the WGC Mexico Championship, the first pseudo-major of the year and the HSBC Women’s World Championship in Singapore. Four guest interviews include: […]


Tiger Missed Cut & Bubba Won in L.A.

Every Week Back 9 Report covers Anything and Everything Golf. Developmental Director of The First Tee of Palm Beaches, Jack Barrett joins in this week to discuss the USGA and World Golf Foundation’s Diversity Initiatives. Tiger Woods missed the cut at the Genesis Open, but will try again this week at the Honda Classic. He […]


Ted Potter Jr. Wins Pebble Beach & Tiger Returns to Riviera

Every week Back 9 Report covers Anything and Everything Golf. This week’s show features an interview with Futures, now the Symetra, Tour founder Eloise Trainor. Show Highlights include: -Ted Potter Jr. used consistency to beat Dustin Johnson and Jason Day -Tiger’s Return to Riviera -Mark Calcavecchia wins when Bernhard Langer stumbles -LPGA season resumes Down […]


Brandel Chamblee Talks New Book

Every Week Back 9 Report brings listeners the BEST Golf News and Information. This Week they Recap the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Maybank Championship, Panama Claro Open, and Oates Vic Open. Golf Channel’s Brandel Chamblee stops by to talk about short game and his new book that will be coming out later this year. Plus, […]


Tiger Returns, Day Wins & Stacy Writes Gender Pay Equality Essay

PGA of America Vice-President Suzy Whaley, Global Golf Post Senior Writer, Steve Eubanks and Golf Writer Mike May join Back 9 Report to discuss Stacy Lewis’ Essay on Equal Pay for Professional Golf. Plus, Carlos and Fred cover: -Tigers’ Return -Jason Day’s Win -Brittany Lincicome defends Pure Silk Bahamas title & Much, Much More on […]


Talk Tiger’s Return to Torrey Pines

Every Week the Back 9 Report talks Anything and Everything Golf. This week’s Back Spin recaps Sergio and Jon Rahm’s wins, Jerry Kelly’s two-shot swing on the final hole to win over Colin Montgomerie in Hawaii, plus Tommy Fleetwood won on the European Tour in Abu Dhabi. They preview Tiger’s BIG return at the Farmers […]


Camerman Strike & PGA Tour Drug Policy Fails

Every week Back 9 Report covers Anything and Everything Golf. On this week’s show: -Strange happenings in Hawaii for the Sony Open, where Patton Kizzire becomes first multiple winner of the season. -Thomas Bjorn led the Europeans to a win in the EurAsia Cup -Union members including cameramen walked off the job at the Sony […]


Questions Golfers Are Asking for 2018

Carlos Torres and Fred Altvater begin their 5th season of Back 9 Report and are joined by their colleague Kieran Clark from Scotland to ask questions and preview the 2018 Golf Season. Can Justin Thomas continue to dominate? What will Jordan Spieth do Next? How many Majors will Dustin Johnson Win? Will Rory be a […]


Back 9 Report Counts Down the 10 Biggest Stories in Golf for 2017

Just like Santa, Back 9 Report is making a list and checking it twice. Carlos and Fred close out 2017 with the Top Ten Biggest Golf Stories of the Year. Justin Thomas, Jordan Spieth, the LPGA, Champions and European Tours, Lexi Thompson, Television Ratings, Live Streaming, Rules, Dustin Johnson, the Majors, plus Presidents, Solheim and Walker […]


Christmas Gifts for Golfaholics, Plus Mike Fay Talks Fitness

Every week Back 9 Report has the most comprehensive Golf News, Views and Opinion. Tiger Woods put on an impressive display in his return to competition at the Hero World Challenge, but Rickie Fowler’s 11-under-par 61 on Sunday was enough for the win. Rory McIlroy’s management company recorded a $105 million loss for taxes, but […]


Tiger’s Return & Gambling in Golf Discussion

Every Week Back 9 Report brings Golfaholics the latest in Golf News, Views and Opinion. This Week the Golf World is anxiously awaiting the Return of Tiger Woods at the Hero World Challenge. Everyone is weighing in and excited to see how well Woods has recovered from his most recent back surgery. Ryan Ballengee, from […]


Is Shorter Golf Ball the Answer?

Back 9 Report takes on one of the Hottest Topics is Golf Today, Should Pros and Top Amateurs play a shorter golf ball? Golf Equipment Specialist and Golf Writer, Ed Travis thinks not and gives his reason why. Plus, Lexi gags to lose the CME Group Championship, Jon Rahm wraps up a Great year with […]


Discuss Gender Bias in Golf, Plus Bernhard Langer Got Robbed!!

Every week Back 9 Report covers Anything and Everything golf. This week they recap; -The circumstances that robbed Bernhard Langer of the Charles Schwab Cup -Branden Grace’s win in the NedBank in South Africa -Shanshan Feng wins again, on the LPGA Tour in China. Global Golf Post Senior Writer, Steve Eubanks, LPGA Tour player and […]


Tiger Hitting It LONG & Patrick Cantlay Wins in Vegas

Every week Carlos Torres and Fred Altvater cover Anything and Everything Golf on Back 9 Report. In this Episode: Tiger is hitting it farther than ever, but wants USGA to put limits on Golf ball. They discuss the Newest Technology in Golf and wonder if it is right for everyone. Trackman’s Matt Frelich is interviewed […]


Tiger’s Return & Emily Nash Denied Win & Trophy

Once again, Carlos Torres and Fred Altvater cover the latest Golf News and Information on Back 9 Report. This week they recap Justin Rose’s comeback win over World #1 Dustin Johnson at the WGC HSBC in China, Cristie Kerr’s LPGA victory in Malaysia, Bernhard Langer continues to dominate the Champions Tour and Ryan Armour claims […]


Justin Thomas Wins Again & Discussion on Amateur Golf

Every Week Carlos Torres and Fred Altvater cover Anything and Everything Golf on the Back 9 Report. They recap Justin Thomas, Sergio Garcia, Eun Hee Ji and Bernhard Langer’s wins in Korea, Taiwan, Spain and in Charles Schwab Cup Playoffs. This week they discuss the state of Amateur Golf in the United States and wonder […]


Tiger’s Swing, Champions Tour Playoffs, Recaps from Around the World of Golf

Every week Carlos Torres and Fred Altvater cover the world of Golf on the Back 9 Report. This week: -They Recap the PGA Tour in Malaysia, LPGA Tour in Korea, European Tour in Italy and Champions Tour in the Good Ole U.S. -Ask, What does Tiger Woods’ swing videos mean for golf? -Discuss, Danny Willett’s […]


Renee’ Powell Interview, European Tour’s Race to Dubai Preview, Tiger Returning?

Every week, Carlos Torres and Fred Altvater cover Anything and Everything Golf on Back 9 Report. This week they talk with PGA Hall of Fame Inductee Renee’ Powell. She talks about discrimination, while playing on the LPGA Tour, membership in The R&A and becoming the only father/daughter combination in the PGA Hall of Fame. Plus, […]


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