Golf – 1987 – ABC Sports US Open Special – Al Trautwig Interview With Bernhard Langer On Fathers Day

Bernhard Langer is a German professional golfer….who is a two-time Masters champion….and was one of the world’s leading golfers throughout the 1980’s and 1990’s.  In 1986, Langer became the sport’s first official # 1 ranked player following the creation of the OWGR. Langer is one of five golfers who have won professional golf events on all six continents where golf is played…

Golf – 1987 – US Open – ABC Sports Special – Al Trautwig Interview With Scott Simpson On Fathers Day

Scott Simpson is an American professional golfer…..who played college golf at the University of Southern California….where he was two-time medalist at the NCAA Championship in 1976 and 1977…..while turning professional in 1977….and began playing on the PGA Tour in 1979….and won seven PGA Tour events between 1980 and 1998….with the highlight of Simpson’s career being the 1987 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club in San Francisco….which was his…

Golf – 1985 – Skins Game – NBC Vin Scully Interviews Jack Nicklaus About Going From Villian To Hero

Of all the many interviews of legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus that we have posted here at ImaSportsphile, this may be our very favorite….cuz The Golden Bear (Jack Nicklaus) was in the process of dethroning The King (Arnold Palmer) from the moment he came on the PGA Tour…..and a large portion of the golf world at the time, weren’t ready to accept…

Golf – 1985 – Skins Game – Vin Scully Interview Of Tom Watson On When He Knew He Belonged With Big 3 Of Nicklaus + Palmer + Player

Legendary sportscaster Vin Scully is best known for his 67 seasons calling games for Major League Baseball’s Dodgers….while beginning in 1950….when the franchise was located in  Brooklyn….and ending in 2016 while the Dodgers are located in Los Angeles….but as seen in this video herewith….Scully is hosting NBC’s 1985 Skins Game golf production…..when he conducts this interview with a young Tom Watson…..who…

Golf – 1985 – Skins Game – Vin Scully Interview With Jack Nicklaus On Why Golf Is A Drug Free Sport

In this 1985 PGA Skins Game, NBC’s host sportscaster Vin Scully during an interview with event contestant Jack Nicklaus asks the question…..“Why is the sport of golf so visually drug free by comparison to other major sports like the NFL, NBA, MLB, etc?”…..as Nicklaus’ response is well worth the price of admission to view this…

Golf – 1986 – Masters – Brent Musburger + Tom Weiskopf On The Turn Towards Home At Amen Corner On In

In this video seen herewith…..CBS’s Brent Musburger and Tom Weiskopf are already in The Butler Cabin at Augusta National Golf Club during the final round of the 1986 Masters Tournament…..as Weiskopf assess what the players face as they come to the 11th hole and are facing Amen Corner at the 11th, 12th and 13th holes before they head home…

Golf – 1986 – The Masters – CBS Brent Musburger Interviews Gary Player In The Butler Cabin At Augusta

The Player Foundation was established in Gary Player’s name in 1983 by his son, Marc Player….which began as an effort to provide education, nutrition, medical care and athletic activities, for a small community of disadvantaged children living on the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa. The Player Foundation has since blossomed into an organisation that circles…

Golf – 1985 – NBC Sportworld Bill Macatee Special – An Inside Look At The Career Of Lee Trevino

Since Lee Trevino is a Texas Boy….and since we just love Texans at ImaSportsphile…..we are going to tell the story of how he became Supermex and The Merry Mex….as one of the greatest sports personalities of all time….for he was born in Dallas, Texas, into a family of Mexican ancestry….who was raised by his mother, Juanita Trevino, and his grandfather,…

Golf – 1986 – PGA Golf Championship – ABCs Jack Whitaker Interviews Winner Bob Tway & Bunker Shot

Bob Tway is an American professional golfer….who has won numerous tournaments including eight PGA Tour victories…..as he spent 25 weeks in the top 10 of the Official World Golf Ranking in 1986–87.  After turning pro in 1981, he joined the PGA Tour in 1985….then in 1986, he was named PGA Player of the Year after finishing the season with four victories…