PGA Championship: Tiger Woods’ quest for 16th major provides irresistible narrative

Tiger Woods’ epic Masters victory was the perfect result for the revamped golf schedule. Certainly, the PGA of America could not have asked for a better backdrop for the relaunch of its men’s major in its new springtime date. Traditionally the fourth of the big four, in resonance and date, the PGA Championship comes earlier […]

Kevin Kisner shows he’s a grinder, beating Matt Kuchar for Match Play title

 This time, Kevin Kisner went one better. The scrappy Georgia Bulldog, who spent years on the back roads of professional golf playing anywhere he could, toppled Matt Kuchar, 3 and 2, to win the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play at Austin Country Club on a Sunday that started in bitter cold and closed in […]

Rory McIlroy ‘wants’ to win Masters, but doesn’t ‘need’ to win it

Rory McIlroy is back on the PGA Tour two weeks after his Players Championship victory. He’ll be playing alongside Matthew Fitzpatrick, Justin Harding and Luke List in the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play event at Austin (Texas) Country Club in Group 4 starting on Wednesday. McIlroy spoke about the upcoming Masters and the desire to win […]

Francesco Molinari goes big and bold Sunday to win Arnold Palmer Invitational

Francesco Molinari entered Sunday’s final round at Bay Hill five shots off the lead. His ensuing 8-under 64 to capture the Arnold Palmer Invitational was a fitting tribute to the man who coined the phrase “You must play boldly to win.” The reigning British Open champion made eight birdies with no bogeys to shoot 12-under […]

Rickie Fowler recovers to win Waste Management Phoenix Open

Through the rain and disappointment, with all the expectations and fan support one can have, Rickie Fowler overcame a cavalcade of disasters to win the Waste Management Phoenix Open. A two-time runner-up at TPC Scottsdale, Fowler led by as many as five shots in the final round Sunday and survived a shocking series of missteps […]

Shane Lowry bounces back to claim Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship

Blowing a four-shot lead in the 2016 U.S. Open helped Shane Lowry win the $7 million Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, even if the Irishman experienced déjà vu midway through the final round. Lowry took a three-shot, 54-hole lead over South Africa’s Richard Sterne in the first Rolex Series tournament of the year. However, after 11 […]

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Sergio Garcia caps Monday finish in Spain with title

Sergio Garcia finally notched up European Tour win No. 15, and three multiple European Tour winners breathed a sigh of relief at securing further employment for 2019. Garcia successfully defended his $2.9 million Andalucia Valderrama Masters title despite inclement weather doing its utmost to get in the way. England’s David Horsey, Richie Ramsay of Scotland […]

Tiger Woods reflective as he prepares for season finale at East Lake

For nearly all of Tiger Woods’ 20-minute press conference Wednesday morning at East Lake Golf Club, he sat very still. He folded his left arm across a table that separated him from reporters seated below, holding his right arm. The fingers of his right hand spread across the base of a microphone stand as he […]

Ryder Cup 18 Bjorn’s selection of Sergio Garcia is a calculated gamble

Thomas Bjorn’s selection of Sergio Garcia is a calculated gamble, with the skipper banking on the Spaniard’s experience and fight to conquer his current indifferent form to inspire Europe’s challenge to regain the Ryder Cup. The notion that Europe might go into the match starting on 28 September without last year’s Masters champion would have […]

Tiger Woods says winless 2018 season still ranks among his best ever, ‘no doubt’

Tiger Woods made a casual entrance around 8:40 a.m. Tuesday at Ridgewood Country Club. Gone were the screaming Midwestern masses from Bellerive, replaced by a handful of fans at this old-timey club in the NYC suburbs. His arrival at the Northern Trust kicks off a potential stretch of four tournaments in five weeks for Woods, […]

Tiger Woods commits to first two FedEx Cup playoff events: Northern Trust, Dell

It’s always news whenever Tiger Woods commits to a golf tournament or two, even when those commitments are expected. Woods has pledged to play in the first two events of the FedEx Cup playoffs – the Northern Trust and the Dell Technologies Championship – the PGA Tour announced Tuesday. It will mark Woods’ first appearance in a FedEx Cup playoff […]

Francesco Molinari prevails as Rory McIlroy fizzles in PGA BMW Championship

Rory McIlroy clearly isn’t as fine-tuned as the high-performance cars placed around Wentworth Golf Club for the $7 million BMW PGA Championship. His engine needs some maintenance. McIlroy should have won this tournament after entering the weekend in poll position. Instead he finished second to Francesco Molinari. A former world No. 1, McIlory began the […]

Ian Poulter putting out the rubbish at BMW PGA Championship

Ian Poulter has forged his reputation on being the Ryder Cup’s “mail man.” For the $7 million BMW PGA Championship this week, he’s the “rubbish man.” Poulter, a 42-year-old Englishman never known for acting his age, developed his Ryder Cup nickname because he always delivers in the biennial match. He’s hoping to be the rubbish […]

Hawaiian golfers play through as massive ash plume rises from nearby volcano

They probably didn’t think the heavy stuff was coming down for quite a while. Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano has already destroyed houses and threatened the island’s tourism industry. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park has been closed due to the possibility of massive ash fall and steam, according to a CNN report, and Kilauea has already caused a roughly […]

Tiger Woods promises Patrick Reed spot on 2019 U.S. Presidents Cup team

Patrick Reed earned $1.98 million for his victory in the Masters on Sunday, along with the covered green jacket, and 600 projected FedEx Cup points. Reed got another interesting piece of loot via Tiger Woods on Twitter following his one-shot victory over Rickie Fowler. Woods tweeted that Reed earned a spot on the 2019 U.S. Presidents Cup […]