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  • Tuesday, August 12, 2014
  • U.S. team set for Junior Ryder Cup in Scotland

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – A talented group of 12 junior golfers representing eight states will travel to face their European counterparts in the 2014 Junior Ryder Cup, Sept. 22-23, at Blairgowrie Golf Club in Perthshire, Scotland. The Junior Ryder Cup consists of foursomes, mixed four-ball...

  • Monday, August 11, 2014
  • PGA Championship TV ratings are best in five years

    NEW YORK (AP) -- CBS Sports says Rory McIlroy's one-shot victory over Phil Mickelson in the PGA Championship produced the highest overnight ratings in five years. CBS says the household rating was 6.0 with a 13 share, up 36 percent from a year ago when Jason Dufner beat Jim Furyk at Oak Hill,...

  • Rory: Move over Bobby, Jack and Tiger

    By Paul Newberry, Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Bobby Jones. Jack Nicklaus. Tiger Woods. And, now, Rory McIlroy. He certainly doesn't look out of place. Joining an exclusive club in the twilight at Valhalla Golf Club, McIlroy survived his toughest test yet on the big stage and gave...

  • Sunday, August 10, 2014
  • PGA Championship merchandise 50 percent off

    The PGA of America announced that all remaining items in The Championship Shops merchandise pavilion will be marked down for a one day 50% OFF retail sale on Monday, August 11th. Doors open at 8:00 a.m. Who: PGA Championship Shops Merchandise Pavilion What:      50%...

  • Valhalla produces another dramatic finish at PGA Championship

    By Joseph Demling LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Every time the PGA of America brings an stroke-play event to Valhalla Golf Club there has been drama on the par-5, 18th hole. And it happened again on Sunday. RELATED: Photos: Sunday at Valhalla | Scoreboard | What's in the winner's...

  • Heavy rain interrupts final round at Valhalla

    By Paul Newberry, Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The challenge finally arrived for Rory McIlroy, and he was better than ever Sunday to win the PGA Championship. On a back nine filled with clutch shots and as much tension as a major can provide, McIlroy emerged from a four-man race to outlast...

  • Ryder Cup race tight entering final round of 2014 PGA Championship

    The final round at Valhalla will decide the final three spots on the U.S. Ryder Cup team. Several players are still in the mix, and nothing will be decided until the final holes play out.

  • Play suspended by rain

    PGA.com All times ET 2:44 p.m. -- Play has resumed. 2:14 p.m. -- In an e-mail to the media, the PGA announced that the course has taken about an inch of rain on Sunday. 2:09 p.m. -- The PGA of America just tweeted that play will start at 2:40 p.m. Tee times will go in nine-minute intervals. The...

  • Saturday, August 9, 2014
  • Saturday Notebook: Rory McIlroy one up with one to go

    By The PGA of America Media Staff LOUISVILLE, Ky. – With his second straight 67, Rory McIlroy is one stroke ahead of Austrian Bernd Wiesberger and two up on Rickie Fowler heading into the final round of the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club. McIlroy, at 13-under-par 200,...

  • Phil Mickelson looks to end victory drought in a major way at PGA Championship

    By Paul Newberry, Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Phil Mickelson birdied four of his last five holes Saturday to put himself in contention for his sixth major title, shooting a 4-under 67 that left him three shots behind leader Rory McIlroy at the PGA Championship.  He'll play...