‘Bit Different’ – Dustin Johnson Details Why Golf Is a Better Sport Than the Rest


Following his 2020 win on the Masters final 12 months, Dustin Johnson is but to win on the PGA Tour. His solely win got here in February when he received the Saudi Worldwide on the European Tour. He was additionally part of the Ryder Cup group, the American aspect successful 19-9. Now. enjoying the CJ Cup, Johnson has one other probability to safe a win.

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That being stated, Johnson might be enjoying the CJ Cup for the primary time. He has performed at The Summit Membership a number of occasions earlier than and is able to face any challenges thrown his approach. The 37-year-old additionally revealed elements of his recreation he wants to enhance, and the way he’ll deal with this season.

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Why is golf the most effective recreation for Dustin Johnson?

Amongst different issues, Johnson spoke about when it will get boring to play – which had him talking extremely of golf itself.

“That’s one advantage of the game, is you sort of set your personal schedule,” he stated. “So if I’m on the vary and I begin to get bored, I simply depart. Day by day’s a bit bit completely different”. He defined that on some days, he practices and hits balls whereas enjoying for a complete of six to seven hours. Whereas on some days, he would possibly solely play on the course for half-hour or so.

The 2-time main winner additionally spoke about turning into participant, which solely comes when somebody is well-rounded. Not having set a schedule for the remaining 12 months, Johnson has an opportunity to work on his recreation. Whereas he can establish a number of locations of enchancment, one has to work to enhance every little thing.

Sep 2, 2021; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Dustin Johnson chips on the fifteenth gap throughout the first spherical of the Tour Championship golf match. Necessary Credit score: Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports activities

What a part of his play does Johnson need to enhance?

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Throughout his press convention, Johnson admitted to having points together with his iron play and driving. “I really feel like for probably the most half my iron play wasn’t fairly as robust as I might have appreciated it to be, so positively work on that rather a lot this offseason,” he stated.

After all, Johnson is aware of he can at all times drive and wedge higher. “So sort of work on every little thing, actually”.

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Because the 2021-22 season has simply begun, Johnson has time to enhance and carry out. His final minimize was the Northern Belief, following which he additionally performed the BMW Championship (T6) and Tour Championship (eighth).

 

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