"I've gotten into a couple of bad habits, as you said, and that just makes it a little tougher for me to be consistent with a shorter club in my hand".
The 29-year-old has put himself into contention on a number of occasions this year, but has failed to take advantage of those opportunities. "It's a big deal, but I think, once you get out on the golf course and you start the tournament, all you're thinking about is trying to shoot good scores and hit good golf shots".
This weekend at Bellerive is the last chance to earn points and automatically make the team. Fox opened the US PGA Championship on the soft turf at Bellerive Country Club in promising fashion, at one stage holding the early lead, and finishing his opening round on Friday (NZT) with a 2-under 68 that has him poised, in a tie for 16th, just four shots off the lead held by American Gary Woodland.
In the search for a "modern headquarters setting" the PGA of America has been in discussions to partner with Frisco, Texas on a new headquarters and golf facility capable of more close interaction with major corporations and hosting future PGAs or a Ryder Cup. "As I said last week, I'm trending". I've done a lot of good things.
Day won the PGA Championship three years ago at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin.
Brooks Koepka, the victor of the last two U.S. Opens, is set to tee off in less than an hour.
Saudi decision to withdraw scholarship students will affect dozens in Calgary
Those held include the Saudi-American human rights campaigner Samar Badawi, sister of jailed blogger Raif Badawi. Niagara actually has campuses in Saudi Arabia, but says it's unaware of any impact on those operations.
Sen. Rand Paul Invites Russian MPs to Washington
Paul's press released noted that nuclear proliferation and terrorism will be among the issues the worldwide leaders discuss. The Kentucky Republican said it was agreed that a delegation of council members would visit the USA capital.
BWS: Subtropical Storm 'Not Threat To Bermuda'
So far this season we have had Subtropical Storm Alberto, which formed in May, as well as Hurricane Beryl and Hurricane Chris. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will release its updated mid-season hurricane forecast on Thursday.
"The move to May opens up a lot more venues", Spieth said before his practice round at Bellerive.
Given all that misfortune, it wouldn't have been surprising if PGA Championship chairman Mike DeCola had heart palpitations when dark clouds swept in Tuesday morning.
That's because the tournament at Bellerive is the last points-paying event for the US team for the Ryder Cup, and a crucial opportunity for European players to impress captain Thomas Bjorn. With points counting double and a big purse, the victor is virtually assured a spot on the team.
Justin Thomas won at the PGA to go to four wins and ultimately won the FedExCup after a five-win season making him the easy choice.
Regardless of who makes the team for the matches in France this September, British Open victor Francesco Molinari of Italy predicted Tuesday the American team will be "one of the strongest ever". Because we're not going to get any run, it's not going to dry out the rest of the week. But neither he nor Spieth are in great current form right now like Thomas, Koepka and the two top names on the week's golf odds - Dustin Johnson and Rory McIlroy.
The withering heat that greeted players for the PGA Championship this week, and left them soaked in sweat after Monday practice rounds, has given way to thunderstorms and torrential rains.