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Rory McIlroy wins The Players Championship

Rory McIlroy made two late birdies amid the wild theatrics of Sunday at The Players Championship and closed with a 2-under 70 to win the next best thing to a …


Players notes: Rory McIlroy blames PGA Tour for slow play ‘epidemic’

Rory McIlroy says slow play on the PGA Tour has become an epidemic. McIlroy and his playing partners waited on nearly every tee box and in nearly every fairway during …


Tiger Woods cards highest score ever at 17, makes cut at Players

Tiger Woods hit two balls in the water at the par-3 17th at TPC Sawgrass and carded a quadruple-bogey 7 in the second round at The Players Championship. It was …


UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 6:02 p.m.

Rory McIlroy, Tommy Fleetwood share lead at Players Championship

Rory McIlroy finishes eagle-birdie-par down the famed closing stretch at the TPC Sawgrass for a 7-under 65 to tie Tommy Fleetwood for the lead going into the weekend at The …


UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 8:27 p.m.

Tommy Fleetwood, Keegan Bradley tied for lead at Players

A big finish for Tommy Fleetwood and a fast start for Keegan Bradley led each to a 7-under 65 on Thursday for a share of the lead in the opening …


UPDATED: Sun., March 10, 2019, 9:28 p.m.

Kirk Triplett wins for seventh time on Champions Tour

Kirk Triplett made a 12-foot eagle putt on the second hole of a playoff with Woody Austin to win the Hoag Classic for his seventh PGA Tour Champions victory.


UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 5:52 p.m.

Fran Quinn opens 3-shot lead at Newport Beach

Fran Quinn birdied three of the final holes in breezy conditions for a 4-under 67 and a three-stroke lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ Hoag Classic. Tied for the first-round …


UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 4:22 p.m.

Matt Fitzpatrick takes 1-shot lead over Rory McIlroy at Bay Hill

Matt Fitzpatrick manages to avoid bogeys on a Bay Hill course so firm he could barely find any pitch marks on the greens. It led to a 5-under 67 and …


UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 5:54 p.m.

Scott McCarron, Fran Quinn share Champions lead at windy Newport Beach

Scott McCarron closed with a birdie in windy conditions for a 7-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead with Fran Quinn in the PGA Tour Champions’ windy Hoag …


UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 4:13 p.m.

Tommy Fleetwood, Keegan Bradley tied for lead at Bay Hill

Tommy Fleetwood uses two new clubs to make two eagles on his way to a 6-under 66 that gave him a share of the lead with Keegan Bradley going into …


UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 4:18 p.m.

Rafa Cabrera Bello leads Bay Hill as Lefty salvages wild round

Rafa Cabrera Bello has a Bay Hill debut to remember with a 7-under 65 for a two-shot lead while playing with Arnold Palmer’s grandson. The entertainment, as usual, came from …


Rory McIlroy doing everything right but winning

Rory McIlroy has few complaints about the state of his game, only the results. That doesn’t bother him, either. Behind him are 12 months since his last victory at Bay …


Golf notes: Keith Mitchell’s symbol of hard work, success is watch for father

Two days after his first PGA Tour victory, Keith Mitchell still had not checked his bank account to see if his Honda Classic earnings of more than $1.2 million had …


Doug Ferguson: Complaining about rules not doing golf any favors

The memo PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan sent to players on the new Rules of Golf can be interpreted different ways based as much on the timing as the message.


Tiger Woods pulls out of Bay Hill with neck strain

Tiger Woods has withdrawn from the Arnold Palmer Invitational with what he describes as a neck strain. Woods says it has nothing to do with his lower back and he …


Keith Mitchell wins Honda Classic for 1st PGA Tour title

Keith Mitchell made a 15-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday to win The Honda Classic for his first PGA Tour victory to earn a trip to the Masters, …


UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 6:37 p.m.

Mark O’Meara leads Cologuard Classic, John Smoltz falls 11 shots back

Mark O’Meara shot a 3-under 70 in breezy conditions Saturday to take the second-round lead in the Cologuard Classic, while former baseball star John Smoltz closed with a double bogey …


Ariya Jutanugarn moves into 1st place at LPGA Singapore

Two strokes behind American Amy Olson after two rounds, Ariya Jutanugarn moved to the top of the leaderboard Saturday and a one-stroke lead after a 6-under 66 at Sentosa Golf …


Vijay Singh, at 56, in the final pairing at the Honda Classic

Vijay Singh – who turned 56 on Feb. 22 – has a chance to become the oldest winner on the PGA Tour.


UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 4:58 p.m.

Kenny Perry leads Cologuard Classic, John Smoltz shoots 73

Kenny Perry shot an 8-under 65 to take the Cologuard Classic lead, Mark O’Meara matched the PGA Tour Champions record with eight straight birdies in a 66, and former baseball …


UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 3:56 p.m.

Sungjae Im, Keith Mitchell share 36-hole lead at Honda Classic

Sungjae Im and Keith Mitchell are the 36-hole leaders at The Honda Classic. Im shot a 6-under 64, while Mitchell carded a 66. They’re at 6-under 134 through two rounds, …


American Amy Olson leads by 2 strokes at LPGA Singapore

Amy Olson’s eagle on the front nine and a late birdie on the 16th hole were enough for the American to emerge from a five-way tie for the first-round lead …


Five tied for LPGA Singapore lead, Michelle Wie out injured

No. 1-ranked Ariya Jutanugarn’s 10-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole gave her a 4-under 68 and a five-way share of the first-round lead at the HSBC Women’s World Championship …


UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 7:26 p.m.

Jhonattan Vegas shoots 64 to take Honda Classic lead

A year ago at The Honda Classic, Jhonattan Vegas made seven birdies all week. He’s off to a much better start this time.


Dustin Johnson wins Mexico Championship for sixth WGC title

Dustin Johnson struggled early, caught a good break from behind a tree and then breezed to his sixth World Golf Championship title Sunday by closing with a 5-under 66 for …


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 5:05 p.m.

Dustin Johnson overcomes tree trouble for 4-shot lead in Mexico

Dustin Johnson watches a six-shot lead shrink to two before putting together enough birdies Saturday for a 5-under 66 and a four-shot lead over Rory McIlroy in the Mexico Championship. …


Aaron Baddeley shoots 66 to take Puerto Rico Open lead

Aaron Baddeley shot a 6-under 66 at windy Coco Beach Golf and Country Club to take the third-round lead in the PGA Tour’s Puerto Rico Open. Baddeley had a 12-under …


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 1:11 p.m.

Amy Yang, Minjee Lee share 3rd-round lead in Thailand

Two-time champion Amy Yang of South Korea and Australian Minjee Lee shared the lead on 15-under 201 after the third round of the LPGA Thailand. Yang had six birdies for …


UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 5:32 p.m.

Dustin Johnson builds 2-shot lead in Mexico as Tiger Woods rallies

Dustin Johnson putted for birdie on every hole and shot a 4-under 67, leaving him bogey-free for 36 holes and with a two-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and Matt Kuchar …


D.J. Trahan, Nate Lashley share lead in Puerto Rico Open

D.J. Trahan birdied the final hole at windy Coco Beach Golf and Country Club for a 5-under 67 and a share of the second-round lead with Nate Lashley in the …