Stories tagged: Champions Tour
SATURDAY, FEB. 18, 2017, 4:50 P.M.
Jimenez leads Couples, Sutherland in Champions Tour’s Chubb Classic
Miguel Angel Jimenez birdied two of the last four holes Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over Fred Couples and Kevin Sutherland into the final round of the Chubb Classic.
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 9:59 P.M.
Miguel Angel Jimenez tied for PGA Tour Champions lead
Miguel Angel Jimenez had a late eagle and closed with a birdie for a 7-under 65 and a share of the lead Friday in the PGA Tour Champions’ Chubb Classic. …
SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017, 8 P.M.
Scott McCarron eagles 18th to win PGA Tour Champions event
Scott McCarron eagled the par-5 18th hole Sunday to win the Allianz Championship for his third PGA Champions Tour victory in his last 17 starts.
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 5:27 P.M.
Four tied, Couples one back at Allianz Championship
Fred Couples birdied the final two holes Saturday to pull within a stroke of the leaders in the PGA Champions Tour’s Allianz Championship.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 10:05 P.M.
Olin Browne shoots 63 to take PGA Champions Tour lead
Olin Browne had eight birdies in a nine-hole stretch and shot a 9-under 63 on Friday to take the first-round lead in the PGA Champions Tour’s Allianz Championship.
SATURDAY, JAN. 21, 2017, 5:40 P.M.
Bernhard Langer wins at Hualalai after wind cuts tournament short
Bernhard Langer was declared the winner of the Mitsubishi Electric Championship after strong winds blowing across the Hualalai golf course halted play. “I know a lot of people are disappointed, …
FRIDAY, JAN. 20, 2017, 10:11 P.M.
Bernhard Langer takes one-shot lead over Couples at Hualalai
Bernhard Langer closed with back-to-back birdies to shoot a 7-under 65 Friday for a 15-under 129 total and a one-shot lead over Fred Couples after the second round of the …
SATURDAY, NOV. 12, 2016, 6:16 P.M.
Golf Capsules: Gary Woodland maintains OHL Classic lead in Mexico
Gary Woodland took a one-stroke lead into the final round of the PGA Tour’s OHL Classic at Mayakoba after dropping two strokes on the par-3 15th Saturday. Woodland finished with …
SUNDAY, OCT. 9, 2016, 9:31 P.M.
Jay Haas wins Champions event; second oldest winner at 62
Jay Haas birdied the first hole of a playoff with Bart Bryant on Sunday to win the PGA Tour Champions in Newport Beach, California, and become the second-oldest winner in …
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2016, 11 P.M.
Meehan: Kirk Triplett consistent force on Champions Tour
Kirk Triplett is putting together another Kirk Triplett-type of season.
SUNDAY, JULY 10, 2016, 8:06 P.M.
Golf roundup: Penalty on Nordqvist delivers US Women’s Open to Lang
Just when it seemed as if the U.S. Women’s Open in San Martin, California, would come down to the final hole of the three-hole playoff, a rules violation changed everything …
SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2016, 9:09 P.M.
Digest: Lydia Ko takes lead after 3rd round of US Women’s Open
World No. 1 Lydia Ko birdied the 18th hole to cap a 2-under 70 in the third round Saturday that put her in the lead of the U.S. Women’s Open …
SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2016, 8:32 P.M.
Golf roundup: Herman wins Houston Open to get into the Masters
Jim Herman delivered a masterful performance at just the right time Sunday in the Shell Houston Open.
MONDAY, AUG. 31, 2015
Day wins again with 6-shot victory
The toughest challenge Jason Day faced Sunday at The Barclays was convincing his peers that golf really isn’t this easy. He’s just making it look that way.
MONDAY, AUG. 24, 2015
Andrade survives to capture Boeing
Billy Andrade won the Boeing Classic for his second Champions Tour victory and first in an individual event, overcoming trouble early in the final round for a one-stroke victory. Andrade …
MONDAY, AUG. 10, 2015
Ireland’s Lowry has tour card after win
With no mistakes and two great escapes from the trees, Shane Lowry of Ireland introduced himself on a world stage Sunday by winning the Bridgestone Invitational in Akron, Ohio. Lowry …
MONDAY, AUG. 3, 2015
Park surges to big win
As Inbee Park hunted down Jin-Young Ko in the final stretch of the Women’s British Open in Turnberry, Scotland, it quickly became clear which South Korean was the rookie and …
SATURDAY, JULY 25, 2015
Golf: Chad Campbell shoots 63 to take Canadian Open lead
Chad Campbell shot a 9-under 63 on Friday in the Canadian Open to take a two-stroke lead over Brian Harman. Campbell birdied all four par 5s at Glen Abbey in …
FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2015
In brief: Tom Watson leads by one at Senior Open
Golf: Tom Watson took advantage of cooler morning conditions Thursday to shoot a 4-under 66, grabbing a one-stroke lead after the opening round of the U.S. Senior Open in Sacramento, …
MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2015
Langer wins second straight Seniors Players Championship
BELMONT, Mass. – Bernhard Langer won the Senior Players Championship for the second year in a row. It’s his fifth major on the Champions Tour. He shot a 3-under-par 68 …
MONDAY, JUNE 8, 2015
Lingmerth wins Memorial on third hole of playoff
David Lingmerth didn’t crack over the final two hours Sunday at the Memorial, outlasting Justin Rose with a par on the third playoff hole at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio, …
SATURDAY, MAY 23, 2015
In brief: Kevin Na closes with ‘good bogey,’ leads wet Colonial
Golf: Kevin Na went without a bogey in the second round until his final hole Friday, finishing with a 4-under 66 for the lead halfway through soggy Colonial in Fort …
MONDAY, MAY 18, 2015
McIlroy blazes to record victory
Rory McIlroy became the first two-time winner in the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina, with a seven-shot victory Sunday over Webb Simpson and Patrick Rodgers. The top-ranked McIlory …
MONDAY, MAY 4, 2015
McIlroy asserts himself with Match Play title
Rory McIlroy didn’t need another comeback to win the Match Play Championship. Three times in the last three days, McIlroy had to rally to reach the championship match Sunday at …
SUNDAY, MAY 3, 2015
In brief: Chris Paul’s basket ousts Spurs in Game 7 win
NBA: Chris Paul banked in a shot over Tim Duncan with a second left to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a 111-109 victory over the defending NBA champion San …
MONDAY, FEB. 9, 2015
Day turns near disaster into win at Torrey Pines
Two feet away from chipping into the water, Jason Day turned a good break into a big win Sunday in the Farmers Insurance Open when he won a four-man playoff …
MONDAY, JAN. 26, 2015
Haas returns after layoff and wins
Bill Haas pulled ahead with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th and parred the final two holes for a one-stroke victory Sunday in the Humana Challenge in La …
MONDAY, NOV. 3, 2014
Pernice outlasts Haas at Schwab
Tom Pernice Jr. won the Champions Tour’s season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship on Sunday, beating Jay Haas with a birdie on the fourth hole of a playoff in Scottsdale, Arizona. …
SATURDAY, OCT. 11, 2014
In brief: N.Y. Islanders defeat Carolina in season opener
NHL: These New York Islanders didn’t look much like the team that finished last year in last place. Which makes sense: So many of the contributors Friday night weren’t with …
MONDAY, SEPT. 29, 2014
Cook collects his 10th Champions Tour victory
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – John Cook won the First Tee Open on Sunday at Pebble Beach for his 10th Champions Tour title with a 3-under 69 for a one-stroke win …