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Garcia won’t let wedding, Masters distract from PGA hopes

Sergio Garcia enters this week’s PGA Championship still riding high from two new additions to his wardrobe. There’s the green jacket he earned at Augusta National in April and the ring he received from Angela Akins during their July wedding. He doesn’t want questions about the wedding to distract from the golf, telling a reporter […]

long irons key for Zach Johnson on tough track at PGA

Zach Johnson played at Quail Hollow about two weeks ago, but he did not play this golf course. The Cedar Rapids, Iowa native found an unfamiliar track waiting for him at this week’s PGA Championship. “Dramatically different.” Johnson said Wednesday, welcoming a reporter inside the clubhouse to escape the heat following a long practice round […]

PGA Championship will reportedly move to May starting in 2019

The PGA Championship appears to be changing dates in the near future. The Associated Press reports that the year’s final major will be moving from August to May starting in 2019 (the tournament will be staged at Bethpage Black that year). This will mark the first time the event is played in May in 70 […]

Players wear shorts in PGA Championship practice round

CHARLOTTE – Loosening up the dress code in high-level professional golf has gained traction, and it’s now even seeped into major championships. The European Tour tipped this trend off last year when the organization allowed players to wear shorts during practice rounds at its events. The PGA of America followed suit in 2017, announcing earlier […]

Why PGA could be Adam Scott’s last event of PGA Tour season

Next week’s PGA Championship could be the last time golf fans see Adam Scott compete on the PGA Tour this season. Scott’s wife, Marie, is expecting the couple’s second child on Aug. 19 and Scott is planning on skipping the first two FedEx Cup playoff events, Scott told the Golf Channel on Wednesday at the […]

McIlroy explains caddie firing ‘it was the right thing to do’

Rory McIlroy parted ways with longtime caddie J.P. Fitzgerald in order to “preserve a personal relationship” with his caddie of nine years, McIlroy said Wednesday while speaking to the media for the first time since the news broke Monday. “We had a lot of great times on and off the golf course,” McIlroy said during […]

Rory McIlroy set to have best man on bag for WGC-Bridgestone, PGA

With two of the year’s biggest tournaments in as many weeks and suddenly in need of a caddie, Rory McIlroy will reportedly call on the services of his best man. According to a Telegraph report, McIlroy will have friend Harry Diamond on his bag for this week’s WGC-Bridgestone and next week’s PGA Championship at Quail […]

Trump, honorary chairman of Presidents Cup

President Donald Trump was announced Monday by the PGA Tour as the honorary chairman for this year’s Presidents Cup. Trump will be the 11th worldwide leader to serve as chairman for the biennial matches, set to take place Sept. 28-Oct. 1 at Liberty National in Jersey City, N.J. “It is a great honor for me […]

Langer on anchoring accusations: ‘It’s human to be jealous’

Bernhard Langer wants to make one thing clear: he is not a cheater. Langer, 59, is chasing his 10th senior major title this week at the Senior British Open at Royal Porthcawl. It will be Langer’s second start since the U.S. Senior Open, where the PGA Tour Champions money leader along with fellow Champions Tour […]

Dustin Johnson ‘still feeling the effects’ of Masters back injury

It has been more than three months since Dustin Johnson was forced to withdraw from the Masters after suffering a back injury slipping on a flight of stairs at his rental home. Johnson entered Augusta National having won three straight events, including two WGCs. And though he still is No. 1 in the world, he […]

Nicklaus says Spieth made-unbelievable decision to drop on range

You know you’ve done something special in golf when you can even impress the Golden Bear. Jack Nicklaus posted his extended thoughts about Jordan Spieth’s surreal British Open victory on social media late Sunday. The 18-time major champion talked about how impressed he was with Spieth’s win and how he got it done with that […]

Jordan Spieth wins British Open in spectacular fashion

Here is a recap of the final round of the British Open, played at Royal Birkdale in Southport, England: WINNER: This was really a surreal finish, here’s the best we can do to normalize it… Jordan Spieth battled Matt Kuchar, the elements and himself Sunday and overcame them all to win The 146th Open Championship […]

Spieth, Koepka, Kuchar co-lead at British Open

Here is a recap of the first round of the British Open, played at Royal Birkdale in Southport, England: LEADING: Jordan Spieth had a two-shot lead when he posted at 5-under 65 early in the day, but he would be caught by Brooks Koepka and later Matt Kuchar. Spieth actually had a short putt for […]

Jon Rahm, in another rules situation, avoids penalty Open

SOUTHPORT, England – Jon Rahm found himself in the middle of another rules situation Thursday at the British Open. But again, no penalty was assessed. Rahm was walking up to his ball before his second shot at the par-5 17th hole during his opening round at Royal Birkdale when he saw a 3-foot-long thorny vine, […]

British Open say no to shortcuts on Royal Birkdale’s ninth hole

SOUTHPORT, England – The decree came down from the R&A on Tuesday at Royal Birkdale: No shortcuts at this Open Championship. Specifically, the R&A put a stop to a trend it saw developing during Monday’s practice round: players hitting their tee shots from the ninth tee down the 10th fairway. This strategy allowed players to […]

Phil Mickelson at The Open: No driver, driving iron, new putter?

“My math is different from anyone else,” Phil Mickelson told reporters ahead of the British Open at Royal Birkdale. It seems, much like his math was different in 2013 when he unleashed the Phrankenwood, Mickelson’s Open calculations have again returned a different result. Lefty looks to be scrapping the driver in favor of a Callaway […]

Cabrera-Bello wins Scottish Open to break 5-year drought

Cabrera-Bello wears Oakley Golf Apparel which we stock – View all the Oakley Product which GolfDirect Stock IRVINE, Scotland – Rafa Cabrera-Bello probably can’t believe his luck. He won his first tournament in five years thanks to a little help from England’s Callum Shinkwin. The Spaniard set a new course record of 8-under 64 at […]

Bryson DeChambeau wins John Deere Classic for 1st PGA Tour title

WINNER: Bryson DeChambeau has long had his methods questioned, but he’s now a PGA Tour winner. And it was EMPHATIC. DeChambeau was even par for his final round and several shots back and then pushed his game into overdrive. Birdies at Nos. 10, 11, 13 and 14 rushed him into contention, but he still needed […]

John Rahm moves to No. 8; Tiger Woods almost out of top 1,000

Jon Rahm climbed to eighth in the latest Official World Golf Ranking, the best mark of his young career. The 22-year-old Spaniard, who on the Irish Open on Sunday, jumped up three spots from 11th. He started the year at No. 137 in the world. To accommodate for Rahm moving into the top 10, Alex […]

Jon Rahm dominates in 6-shot win at Irish Open

PORTSTEWART, Northern Ireland – Even the prospect of a two-shot penalty couldn’t stop Jon Rahm from a runaway victory in the $7 million Dubai Duty Free Irish Open. Rahm could have taken the penalty for incorrectly replacing his ball on the sixth green and would have still walked away from Portstewart with a record-breaking win. […]

Tiger Woods completes ‘intensive’ drug treatment program

Tiger Woods has completed treatment for his issues with medications, the golfer said Monday The annoucement came two weeks after he said Woods was getting treatment to manage the drugs prescribed for his back pain and to help him sleep. “I recently completed an out of state private intensive program,” he posted on Twitter. “I […]

Jim ‘Bones’ Mackay to become NBC/Golf Channel on-course reporter

Roughly two weeks ago, we learned that the legendary quarter-century pairing of Phil Mickelson and Jim “Bones” Mackay had split up. As it turns out, one of the two is completely changing careers. Golf Digest reported and then Golf Channel announced Thursday that Mackay has signed a multi-year deal to became an on-course reporter for […]

Rory McIlroy Twitter Ban, gives wife control of account

PORSTEWART, Northern Ireland – Rory McIlroy has banned himself from twitter and social media following his online public spat with Steve Elkington and given over control of his Twitter account to his new wife, Erica Stoll. McIlroy make the big reveal ahead of the $7 million Dubai Duty Free Irish Open which he is hosting […]

Rory McIlory says Tiger Woods taught him to be ‘ruthless’

PORTSTEWART, Northern Ireland – Tiger Woods taught Rory McIlory to be ruthless, the Northern Irishman revealed on the eve of the $7 million Dubai Duty Free Irish Open. McIlroy has won four major championships, been world number one, has nine PGA Tour and nine European Tour wins outside the majors. He’s won the European Tour’s […]

Rory McIlroy expects better out of himself in his next 10 years

Rory McIlroy has been a professional golfer for nearly 10 years. In that time he has won four major championships among his 22 worldwide titles, played on four European Ryder Cup teams with three wins, and held the No. 1 spot in the Official World Golf Ranking for 95 weeks. So how does McIlroy, now […]

Horschel’s wife help others by sharing story of her alcoholism

When Billy Horschel won the AT&T Byron Nelson last month, he called it his most emotional victory to date. When asked after his win over Jason Day in a playoff to elaborate why, Horschel respectfully declined. “Not at this time,” Horschel said. “Just life gets in the way sometimes and, you know, it’s truly special […]

John Daly’s son makes first ace at Stacy Lewis’ AJGA event

In case you didn’t know, John Daly’s son is quite the young golfer. John Patrick Daly II, who goes by Little John, is part of the high school graduating class of 2021 and he’s competing on the American Junior Golf Association, considered by many to be the top junior tour in the country. On Tuesday […]

Phil Mickelson, Jim ‘Bones’ Mackay mutually part ways

After 25 years, Phil Mickelson and his longtime caddie, Jim “Bones” Mackay, are parting ways. “After 25 very rewarding and memorable years, Bones and I have mutually decided to end our player-caddie relationship,” Mickelson said in a statement obtained by Golfweek. “Our decision is not based on a single incident. We just feel it’s the […]

What it takes to conquer the grueling test that is the U.S. Open

ERIN, Wis. – Curtis Strange wasn’t born to contend in U.S. Opens – it only seemed that way. It helped that he drove the ball on a string, but there were many elements that he had to add to his repertoire in order to become a completely feared competitor at the U.S. Open. Strange, now […]

USGA is cutting down rough and Rory McIlroy is not happy

ERIN, Wis. – Kevin Na fumed, Lee Westwood mocked and in an 11th-hour U.S. Open course setup decision, the U.S. Golf Association ordered a weedwacking of some of Erin Hills’ densest native roughs. According to USGA officials, the fourth, 12th, 14th and 18th holes received a trimming in anticipation of forecasted storms that are expected […]

Pieces are in place for Rory McIlroy to make major run at US Open

The tapestry that has become his life has been slowly, and quite nicely, stitching together for Rory McIlroy, the wunderkind from Northern Ireland who has grown up before our eyes. He is 28 now, a man’s man, even if we may view him forever as that precocious little freckled lad chipping balls into the home […]

Shark on Tiger: ‘I hope he finds himself’

DUBLIN, Ohio – Greg Norman, the man second to Tiger Woods in most weeks spent atop the Official World Golf Ranking, said he hopes that Woods gets himself into a better place because “nobody, nobody, likes to see that happen to anybody.” Woods, 41, was arrested in Jupiter, Fla., early Monday and charged with driving […]

Jack Nicklaus on Tiger Woods: ‘He needs our help

Jack Nicklaus Tuesday offered his thoughts on Tiger Woods’ DUI arrest, voicing support and concern. “I feel bad for Tiger. Tiger’s a friend. He’s been great for the game of golf. He needs our help. I wish him well,” Nicklaus said during a press conference for The Memorial Tournament, which begins Thursday at Muirfield Village […]

Tiger Woods on arrest: ‘Alcohol was not involved’

Tiger Woods said alcohol was not involved in his arrest Monday morning in Jupiter, Fla., according to a statement released Monday evening, less than 24 hours after Woods was booked into the Palm Beach Country Jail on suspicion of driving under the influence. “I want the public to know that alcohol was not involved,” Woods […]

Shackelford: Tiger Woods’ legacy is on line after DUI arrest

Tiger Woods, perhaps this will snap you out of this nearly eight-year funk: you’re in danger of being remembered as a fire-hydrant crashing, surgery-prone drunk who should have been the greatest to ever play golf. Those 14 majors won as technology nullified your greatness? The 79 PGA Tour wins in an era when 15 gets […]

Stenson, Rose show loyalty to Euro Tour; Sergio not so much

VIRGINIA WATER, England – Henrik Stenson and Justin Rose have turned up for the $7 million BMW PGA Championship out of a deep sense of loyalty to the European Tour. Pity Masters winner Sergio Garcia doesn’t feel the same way. Rose has been a firm supporter of the European Tour’s flagship tournament, although he did […]

Tiger Woods hasn’t ‘felt this good in years,’ vows return to golf

Tiger Woods posted an update on his recovery from surgery Wednesday on his website, saying “I haven’t felt this good in years.” He was also firm in his resolve to return to pro golf, as well. “I want to say unequivocally, I want to play professional golf again,” he wrote. Woods underwent his fourth back […]

Billy Horschel’s wife reveals her battle with alcoholism

Now we know why Billy Horschel’s victory Sunday at the AT&T Byron Nelson was so poignant. Horschel beat Jason Day in a playoff to win the event in Texas. Monday, Horschel’s wife, Brittany, told her Twitter followers about her bout with alcoholism. Horschel, 30, made a vague reference Sunday to off-the-course problems. “Life gets in […]

Lexi Thompson ends rules flap with record win at Kingsmill

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Lexi Thompson hopes she can finally put the ANA Inspiration rules flap behind her with Sunday’s win in the Kingsmill Championship. Thompson shot her third 6-under 65 on Sunday to finish off a nearly flawless wire-to-wire victory in the Kingsmill Championship with a tournament-record 20-under 264 total. She broke the record of […]

Poulter-Chamblee feud added high-octane fuel to The Players

Forget about the Hatfields and McCoys. Golf has the Poulters and the Chamblees, each side digging in deep after Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee questioned, ahem, Poulter’s fortitude down the stretch of The Players on Sunday evening on site on the set. (Had they a chance to do it all again, perhaps the founders of […]

At 41, Pat Perez still fired up to prove his doubters wrong

Ask Pat Perez something – anything – and the veteran PGA Tour player does not flinch. Ever. Yes, Patrick P. Perez always will let you know how he’s feeling, and what’s on his mind. Refreshing. This time last season, Perez was recovering from surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder. He didn’t […]

Rory McIlroy: MRI finds no new injuries

Rory McIlroy suffered a “low-grade response” to the rib injury he suffered earlier this year but did not experience any new injuries last week, it was reported Monday. McIlroy told reporters during The Players Championship that he was having the MRI to determine the cause of the back pain he suffered during the tournament. Ewan […]

Si Woo Kim, 21, becomes youngest winner of The Players

Si Woo Kim should have his name under the radar no longer. The South Korean broke out on the PGA Tour last, winning the Wyndham Championship in his rookie season for his first victory on the circuit. Now he takes the Players Championship for his second PGA Tour victory. Oh, did we forget to mention […]

Adidas sells TaylorMade Golf for $425 million to KPS Capital

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Adidas has agreed to sell TaylorMade Golf to a newly formed affiliate of KPS Capital Partners, LP for $425 million, the sports apparel giant said in a news release. The New York-based KPS Capital Partners manages $5.3 billion in global assets in manufacturing and industrial companies, including automotive parts and […]

At Players, the Sergio Garcia lovefest rolls on

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – One month after his final, glorious birdie putt had vanished from sight on the 18th green at Augusta National Golf Club, delivering a crisply pressed green jacket that he had waited nearly two decades to wear, Sergio Garcia and the El Nino Lovefest Tour have moved south, to The Players. […]

Rory McIlroy signs on to play TaylorMade equipment, ball

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Rory McIlroy, the four-time major winner ranked No. 2 in the Official World Golf Ranking, announced at TPC Sawgrass he has signed a long-term endorsement contract with TaylorMade. McIlroy had played Nike golf clubs and balls from 2013 until last season, and he will continue to wear Nike clothing and […]

Rory on Sergio Garcia’s Masters win ‘I cried. It was unbelievable

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Rory McIlroy showed up to Augusta, Ga., last month trying to land the final piece in his historic quest to land a career Grand Slam. The Masters is the only championship he is missing, and he tied for seventh. Will McIlroy cry on that day in the future that he […]

PGA Tour offers live virtual reality of No17 at The Players

After all these years of watching The Players Championship, you probably think that you’ve seen the 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass’ Players Stadium Course from every possible vantage point. You thought wrong. The PGA Tour will offer live virtual-reality coverage of the 17th holes during all four rounds of The Players May 11-14. The live […]