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About Gianni Magliocco - RotoBaller

Gianni is a freelance sports writer.

Gianni Magliocco - RotoBaller has written 526 articles so far, you can find them below.


Gary Woodland's Slump Continues At TPC Sawgrass

Gary Woodland’s run of poor form continued last week at the Players Championship, where he failed to make the weekend. Rounds of 74 and 72 condemned Woodland to his fourth consecutive missed cut on tour. Woodland struggled particularly on the greens, where he ended the week losing 3.5 strokes putting to the field. Since winning... Read More

2 years ago

Gary Woodland Misses Third Consecutive Cut

It was another poor week for Gary Woodland at the Wells Fargo Championship. It’s Woodland’s third consecutive missed cut on the PGA Tour, which is his worst run in eight years. He will look to break that run this week at the Players, where he has had mixed results in the past. Woodland has missed... Read More

2 years ago

Kiradech Aphibarnrat To Make Second Appearance At The Players

Kiradech Aphibarnrat will make his second career start at the Players this week. Aphibarnrat failed to make the cut at TPC Sawgrass in his debut. The Thai golfer has posted excellent results on both the European and PGA Tour this year. Aphibarnrat won his fourth career European Tour title back in February while he posted... Read More

2 years ago

Charley Hoffman Looking For Spark At The Players

Charley Hoffman will be looking to get into contention for the first time at the Players this week. In his last five visits to TPC Sawgrass, Hoffman has succeeded in making the cut four times. But the American has found it difficult to contend, and he hasn’t finished higher than T30 in those recent finishes.... Read More

2 years ago

Francesco Molinari Taking Momentum Into The Players

Francesco Molinari posted another top-20 finish at the Wells Fargo Championship last week, his second top-20 finish in his previous three starts. The Italian is coming into form and will be relishing the prospect of taking on TPC Sawgrass this week at the Players. Molinari has finished in the top 10 of the Players four... Read More

2 years ago


Xander Schauffele Fails To Find Mojo At Wells Fargo

Xander Schauffele struggled for the second consecutive tournament and finished in a tie for 72nd place at the Wells Fargo Championship last week. Schauffele failed to break par in any of his four rounds and struggled all week on the greens. The 2017 Rookie of the Year lost 3.4 strokes gained in putting to the... Read More

2 years ago

Kevin Kisner Misses Cut At Quail Hollow

Kevin Kisner couldn’t replicate the form that he showed at Quail Hollow last year as he failed to make the cut at the Wells Fargo Championship last week. Kisner, like many, struggled on the greens and posted his worst putting performance of the season. Kisner tees it up at the Players this week and will... Read More

2 years ago

Patrick Reed’s Excellent Play Continues

Patrick Reed’s fine run of form continued last week at the Wells Fargo Championship. Reed shot an impressive total of six-under par over the weekend, and it was good enough to give him an eighth-place finish. It’s Reed’s fifth consecutive top-10 finish on the PGA Tour in stroke-play events. Reed will now be looking to... Read More

2 years ago

Brian Harman Endures Torrid Sunday At Wells Fargo

Brian Harman suffered a miserable week at the Wells Fargo Championship, which he capped with a dreadful performance on Sunday. Harman entered the final round at level par but played his first seven holes in as many shots over par and eventually posted a round of 81 to finish 74th. Harman is teeing it up... Read More

2 years ago

Rafa Cabrera Bello Has Good Memories To Lean On At The Players Championship

Rafa Cabrera Bello missed the cut at his last event alongside Sergio Garcia at the Zurich Classic, but he returns to a course this week which was the home to one of his most impressive PGA Tour performances. In 2017, Cabrera Bello finished in a tie for sixth place at the Players. It was only... Read More

2 years ago


Bubba Watson Looking To Finally Crack TPC Sawgrass

Bubba Watson is back in action at the Players this week. The American will be hoping to improve on his record at TPC Sawgrass, where he has struggled throughout his career. Watson’s best finish at the event is a T37, and last year he failed to make the cut. The lack of freedom off the... Read More

2 years ago

Gary Woodland Misses Cut In New Orleans After Dreadful Friday Finish

After a promising opening round at the Zurich Classic, Gary Woodland suffered an awful finish to his round on Friday, condemning him to another missed cut. Playing alongside his teammate Daniel Berger, the two men shot an impressive 66 in four-ball action to open the event. But with four holes to play of their foursomes... Read More

2 years ago

Charley Hoffman Endures Up-And-Down Week At The Zurich Classic

Charley Hoffman played alongside his fellow countryman Nick Watney at the Zurich Classic last week, and the two men combined to take a share of 31st. Hoffman and Watney began the week in impressive fashion, shooting a 65 in four-ball action in the opening round. It was a format that evidently suited the two men,... Read More

2 years ago

Francesco Molinari To Return To The Site Of His Best Ever Major Finish

Francesco Molinari will be relishing a return to Quail Hollow Golf Club this week for the Wells Fargo Championship. The consistent Italian shined at this course during the 2017 PGA Championship, where a final-round 67 vaulted him up the leaderboard and into a tie for second place. Molinari has only missed one cut so far... Read More

2 years ago

Xander Schauffele Looking To Recapture Best Form At Wells Fargo

Despite making the cut in his last six starts, Xander Schauffele’s form has dipped a little in the past few weeks. The 2017 PGA Tour Rookie of the Year has failed to finish in the top 30 in his last three events, a feat which Schauffele had achieved in four of his opening six stroke-play... Read More

2 years ago


Kevin Kisner Suffers Dismal Sunday At Zurich Classic

Kevin Kisner and his partner Scott Brown appeared to be the men to beat when they began their final round of the Zurich Classic one shot ahead of the field, but a miserable round of 77 meant the two men had to settle for a share of 15th in the end. Despite the poor finish,... Read More

2 years ago

Patrick Reed Plays Well In Return

Playing alongside his partner Patrick Cantlay, Patrick Reed showed no signs of a Masters hangover last week at the Zurich Classic. The two men managed to shoot under par in all four rounds and finished in a tie for seventh place. Reed will now enter the Wells Fargo Championship this week as one of the... Read More

2 years ago

Brian Harman Looks To Defend Title At The Wells Fargo Championship

The 2017 champion, Brian Harman, will face the unfamiliar prospect this week of trying to defend his title on a course different to that which he won on last year. The change of venue to facilitate the 2017 PGA Championship meant that the Wells Fargo Championship moved to Eagle Point for the 2017 edition. But... Read More

2 years ago

Rafa Cabrera Bello Fails To Find Ryder Cup Intensity At Zurich Classic

Last week provided an intriguing pairing at the Zurich Classic with Rafa Cabrera Bello teaming up alongside fellow Spaniard Sergio Garcia, a combination which proved very strong at the 2016 Ryder Cup. The two men looked to be heading into the weekend after reaching seven-under par at one stage on Friday, but that was as... Read More

2 years ago

Hideki Matsuyama Back In Action At Quail Hollow This Week

2018 has been a frustrating year for the top-ranked Japanese player. A wrist injury put Hideki Matsuyama out of action at the Phoenix Open, but since then, Matsuyama has been showing signs that his game is slowly coming back to form. Matsuyama has made the cut in both of the stroke-play events he’s played since... Read More

2 years ago


Patrick Reed To Make First Appearance Since The Masters

The 2018 Masters champion Patrick Reed returns to action this week at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. It will be Reed's first appearance since winning the opening major of the year earlier this month. Reed will team up for the event with Patrick Cantlay for the second successive year. Last year, Reed and Cantlay... Read More

2 years ago

Charley Hoffman Disappoints In Texas

Charley Hoffman endured a rare poor outing at the Valero Texas Open last week. Hoffman entered the event as one of the favorites but struggled all week and failed to break 70 once on his way to a T64 finish. This week, Hoffman will team up with Nick Watney for the Zurich Classic of New... Read More

2 years ago

Gary Woodland Ready To Return At The Zurich Classic Of New Orleans

Gary Woodland will make his first appearance since missing the cut at the Masters this week in New Orleans. Woodland will team up alongside Daniel Berger for the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, which is a change of partner from last year's event. In 2017, Woodland played with Kevin Chappell, where the two subsequently missed... Read More

2 years ago

Rafa Cabrera Bello To Renew Ryder Cup Partnership In New Orleans

This week, Rafa Cabrera Bello will make his first ever appearance at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Cabrera Bello will tee it up alongside fellow Spaniard Sergio Garcia, renewing their partnership from the 2016 Ryder Cup. Cabrera Bello will be hoping to continue his impressive run of form in 2018 on the PGA Tour.... Read More

2 years ago

Bubba Watson Back In Action At TPC Louisiana

Bubba Watson will return this week for the team event the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Watson previously played the event alongside J.B. Holmes in 2017, where the two combined to grab a T5 finish. This year, however, Watson will play alongside Matt Kuchar. Watson has been in excellent form as of late. The American... Read More

2 years ago


Charl Schwartzel Hoping To Find Some Form In New Orleans

Charl Schwartzel will make his first appearance at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans this week. The South African will play alongside his fellow countryman Louis Oosthuizen in hopes that he can kick start his season. It's been a rough stretch recently for Schwartzel, who has struggled all year to find his best form. The... Read More

2 years ago

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