Stories tagged: golf
Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Tiger Woods cleared for golf activities with no restrictions
Tiger Woods is swinging a driver without pain, and his agent says doctors have cleared him to practice without limitations.
Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
Jin Young Ko fires 68 to clinch 1st LPGA Tour victory on home soil
South Korean Jin Young Ko overcame a sluggish start to clinch her first LPGA Tour victory at the KEB Hana Bank Championship on Sunday.
Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 5:06 p.m.
Colin Montgomerie earns 2nd PGA Tour Champions victory in 5 weeks
Colin Montgomerie is feeling even more confident entering the PGA Tour Champions playoffs.
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 2:10 p.m.
Phillip Price, Colin Montgomerie, Jerry Kelly share PGA Tour Champions lead
Phillip Price, Colin Montgomerie and Jerry Kelly shared the second-round lead at 8-under 136 in the PGA Tour Champions’ SAS Championship. Price and Montgomerie shot 67s at Prestonwood Country Club …
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 1:49 a.m.
Pat Perez extends lead with 8-under 64 in Malaysia
Pat Perez turned in an 8-under 64 at the third round of the CIMB Classic to open up a four-shot lead over closest rival Xander Schauffele. The American led by …
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 5:53 p.m.
Rachel Rohanna closes out Symetra Tour season with 1st victory
Rachel Rohanna closed with a 4-under 68 to win the Symetra Tour Championship, her first victory of the year in the final event.
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
Tyrrell Hatton retains Dunhill title, Ross Fisher record 61 at Old Course
Tyrrell Hatton retained his title at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on Sunday after a final round at St. Andrews in which Ross Fisher shot a course-record 61 at the …
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
Brendan Steele successfully defends Safeway Open title
Brendan Steele won the PGA Tour’s season-opening Safeway Open for the second straight year, closing with a 3-under 69 in windy conditions Sunday for a two-stroke victory over Tony Finau.
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 6:44 p.m.
Tyler Duncan maintains lead at Safeway Open
PGA Tour rookie Tyler Duncan parred the 18th hole for a scrambling 1-under 71 to maintain a one-stroke lead Saturday after three rounds of the Safeway Open.
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 11:39 p.m.
Tyler Duncan eagles 18th to take Safeway Open lead
Tyler Duncan chipped in from the fringe for eagle on the par-5 18th hole Friday to take the second-round lead in the season-opening Safeway Open.
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 9:36 a.m.
Justin Thomas voted PGA Tour player of the year
Justin Thomas has been voted PGA Tour player of the year for his remarkable season of five victories, his first major championship and the FedEx Cup title. Thomas all but …
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
Clarkston’s Joel Dahmen back for second season on PGA Tour
Clarkston’s Joel Dahmen is back for his second year on the PGA Tour, with about $4,000 to spare.
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 7:31 p.m.
Hannah Green gets 3rd Symetra Tour win of season
Hannah Green completed a 2-under 69 on Monday for a wire-to-wire victory at the weather-delayed IOA Golf Classic, the second-to-last event of the Symetra Tour season.
Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 9:12 p.m.
Americans win Presidents Cup for 7th straight time
President Donald Trump showed up about an hour after the final match was underway Sunday at the Presidents Cup. Had he shown up much later, he might have missed the …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 5:36 p.m.
Americans keep rolling, 1 point away from Presidents Cup
The Americans came within one match of winning the Presidents Cup – on Saturday. Anirban Lahiri made two clutch birdies that only delayed the inevitable. The Americans won six of …
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 8:23 p.m.
Americans running away in the Presidents Cup
Phil Mickelson and Kevin Kisner rehearsed the dance from “Three Amigos.” The only question was whether to use it at the Presidents Cup, and as the veteran of 23 team …
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Sam Saunders shoots 12-under 59 in Web.com Tour Championship
Sam Saunders, Arnold Palmer’s grandson, shot a 12-under 59 on his home course Thursday in the first round of the Web.com Tour Championship.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Americans take another early lead in Presidents Cup
A memorable start that featured the previous three U.S. presidents on the first tee ended with a familiar result in the Presidents Cup. The Americans are out to another big …
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 7:40 p.m.
Bernhard Langer wins by 3 shots at Pebble Beach, 5th victory of year
Bernhard Langer pulled away with three straight birdies on the back nine at Pebble Beach and cruised to a three-shot victory at the PURE Insurance Championship, his fifth victory of …
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 6:16 p.m.
Xander Schauffele wins Tour Championship, Justin Thomas takes FedEx Cup
Xander Schauffele ended his rookie season by winning the Tour Championship. Justin Thomas ended the best season with the FedEx Cup.
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
Bernhard Langer leads Kenny Perry by 1 at Pebble Beach
Bernhard Langer birdied the 18th hole at Pebble Beach to salvage an indifferent back nine and move one shot ahead of Kenny Perry after two rounds of the PURE Insurance …
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
Paul Casey closes in on an elusive victory at Tour Championship
Paul Casey had an easy time keeping it simple even as he was presented all the scenarios, projections and possibilities of winning $10 million for the FedEx Cup.
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Justin Thomas tied for lead as $10 million comes into view
With two swings, Justin Thomas showed that every shot counts in the FedEx Cup, even at the season-ending Tour Championship.
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 8:18 p.m.
Scott McCarron takes first-round lead at PGA Tour Champions
Scott McCarron shot an 8-under 63 to take a one-stroke lead Friday after the first round of the PGA Tour Champions’ Pure Insurance Championship.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 4:42 p.m.
Kyle Stanley opens strong at East Lake, and so does Jordan Spieth
Kyle Stanley and Jordan Spieth are off to strong starts in the Tour Championship with different goals in mind. Stanley opened with a 6-under 64 in his first time competing …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 3:24 p.m.
Pat Perez is at East Lake and feels like 10 million bucks
All 30 players who made it to the Tour Championship have a mathematical shot at the FedEx Cup and its $10 million prize. That includes Pat Perez, the No. 11 …
Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
Anna Nordqvist beats Brittany Altomare in playoff to win Evian major
Defying driving rain and hail in a playoff, Anna Nordqvist beat unheralded American Brittany Altomare at the first extra hole to win the Evian Championship on Sunday.
Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 7:48 p.m.
Marc Leishman gets redemption, wins BMW Championship
The clutch shots down the stretch in the BMW Championship belonged to everyone except the winner. Marc Leishman didn’t really need them.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 7:44 p.m.
Jerry Kelly wins 2nd PGA Tour Champions title in 4 weeks
Jerry Kelly avoided the late trouble that derailed Lee Janzen and David McKenzie to win the Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship on Sunday for his second PGA Tour Champions victory …
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
Moriya Jutanugarn leads at Evian, aims at majors record
Moriya Jutanugarn of Thailand shot 3-under 68 to lead the Evian Championship second round on Saturday, and could join her younger sister Ariya in golf’s record book.