Robert Lusetich

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After more than 20 years of covering everything from election campaigns to the Olympic Games, Robert Lusetich turned his focus to writing about his first love: golf. He is author of Unplayable: An Inside Account of Tiger's Most Tumultuous Season. Follow him on Twitter.


LATEST FROM Robert Lusetich

  • Tiger gets goofy at Presidents Cup
    October 03, 2013, 10:35 PM EDT
    Playing with Matt Kuchar, who calls him 'Carlton Banks,' Tiger Woods had fun on the first day of the Presidents Cup.
  • For US, Presidents easier than Ryder
    October 02, 2013, 10:08 PM EDT
    Winning the Presidents Cup is always easier for the US than claiming the Ryder Cup. But why is that so?
  • Norman 'cut off' by Presidents Cup
    October 01, 2013, 12:32 AM EDT

    'My role is done with the Presidents Cup,' Greg Norman says. But it's not by his choice.

  • Tiger OK with 'pretty good year'
    September 23, 2013, 1:06 AM EDT
    Tiger Woods just finished a 'pretty good year' on the PGA Tour. It wasn't a great one, but it seems like he can live with that.
  • Tiger over par again at East Lake
    September 20, 2013, 6:57 PM EDT
    The best conditioned athlete in golf, the man who got the PGA Tour to put down their doughnuts and head to the gym, is tired?
  • Tiger doesn't want to talk about it
    September 19, 2013, 9:02 PM EDT
    Tiger Woods failed to record a single birdie for just the seventh time in his career in the first round of the Tour Championship. And he didn't want to talk about it.
  • Tiger seeks validation as golf's POY
    September 18, 2013, 6:29 PM EDT
    Tiger Woods can claim the $10 million prize for winning the FedEx Cup title this weekend. But he might be more interested in a bigger honor.
  • Spieth for Cup team an ace by Couples
    September 04, 2013, 6:35 PM EDT
    Jordan Spieth is a 20-year-old PGA Tour rookie. And, now, a bold Presidents Cup captain's pick, for which he is "super-stoked." The move is forward-thinking, says FOX Sports Golf Analyst Robert Lusetich.
  • Woods, Williams bury the hatchet
    August 29, 2013, 2:34 PM EDT
    After more than two years of acrimony, Steve Williams and Tiger Woods have buried the hatchet.
  • Scott turns Tiger in a backstory
    August 26, 2013, 12:00 AM EDT
    Tiger drags his aching body to a runner-up finish, but it's Adam Scott who grabs the headlines at The Barclays.
  • Tiger hurtin' but still in hunt
    August 25, 2013, 1:42 AM EDT
    It might not have been winning the U.S. Open on one good leg, but Tiger Woods on Saturday played 23 holes with a back that got progressively worse, yet found a way to leave himself with a shot at victory.
  • Tiger vs. Shark: Here we go again
    August 22, 2013, 10:01 PM EDT
    Greg Norman took his familiar criticisms to the airwaves before the first round of The Barclays. Tiger Woods let his clubs do the responding, Robert Lusetich says.
  • Tiger? Player of Year? 'Major' debate
    August 21, 2013, 6:54 PM EDT
    Tiger has been lights out, except when the lights shine brightest. With the lights about to go out on another season, can he possibly win Player of the Year?
  • 'Dufnering' now means winning PGA
    August 11, 2013, 10:58 PM EDT
    'Dufnering' was an internet meme making fun of Jason Dufner. Now it has another meaning: winning a major championship.
  • Win or lose, Furyk's a fighter
    August 10, 2013, 11:17 PM EDT
    No golfer has taken more knockout punches lately than Jim Furyk. He imploded at last year's U.S. Open, threw up on himself at the final hole of the Bridgestone Invitational a month later and then, of course, there was the Ryder Cup debacle at Medinah. This year he missed the cut at both the U.S. and British Opens. And now he's at it again, leading the PGA Championship at Oak Hill by a single stroke after a typically gutsy round of 68 on Saturday.
  • PGA course providing no challenge
    August 09, 2013, 10:01 PM EDT
    Oak Hill, one of championship golf's most venerable courses, was helpless as the world's best players threw darts at the flags with impunity. It wasn't a fair fight.