PGA News Archive

Monday, February 08, 2016
AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am moving out of Woods-Mickelson era
  PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Tiger Woods will be nowhere near the place, so it was quite intriguing to hear AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am Tournament Director Steve John tell Golf Digest that the event this year will feature "the very best pro and ce
How much is Hideki Matsuyama's 3-wood worth?
  At only 23, Hideki Matsuyama is one of golf's fastest-rising young stars. But his youth doesn't translate to rash behavior, at least when it comes to selecting the clubs that go in his bag.
No. 1 seed Adam Rainaud earns bye in PGA Match Play Championship
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Rickie Fowler gets emotional in post-playoff presser
In case you missed it on Sunday -- understandable because there was a pretty big football game going on -- Rickie Fowler was outlasted in a four-hole playoff by Hideki Matsuyama at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
17th trumps 16th at Phoenix Open in Matsuyama's playoff win
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- The par-3 16th hole is the centerpiece of the golf extravaganza known as the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
Sunday, February 07, 2016
Hideki Matsuyama what's in the winners' bags for the week of February 7, 2016
  What equipment did Hideki Matsuyama and this week's other winners use to achieve victory? We take a peek inside their bags to check out the gear that earned them the big checks for the week of Feb.
PGA Tour players take to Twitter to discuss Super Bowl 50
  So what did you think of the Super Bowl?
Highlights from the Hideki Matsuyama-Rickie Fowler battle at the Waste Management Phoenix Open
  The final round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open was pretty exciting, as Rickie Fowler and Hideki Matsuyama jousting back and forth down the back nine and then through four holes of overtime.    But we also know that their bat
Hideki Matsuyama beats Rickie Fowler in playoff at Phoenix Open
  SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.
Esteban Toledo tops Billy Andrade to win Allianz Championship playoff
  BOCA RATON, Fla.
Web.com Tour: Sebastian Munoz wins Club Colombia Championship
  BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Sebastian Munoz won his hometown Club Colombia Championship on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour victory, two-putting for birdie from 45 feet on the par-5 18th for a one-stroke victory.  
Danny Willett wins Dubai Desert Classic with last-hole birdie
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Danny Willett withstood the pressure and made a 15-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win the Dubai Desert Classic title by one shot on Sunday.
Watch: Jon Curran saves par from a very soggy lie
If getting up-and-down from a bunker is called a "sandy," then perhaps what Jon Curran pulled off Saturday at the Waste Management Phoenix Open could be referred to as a "soggy."
Move over, Chi Chi: Ha Na Jang is the new ninja swordfighter
Chi Chi Rodriguez has delighted us for years with his "bullfighting" swordplay after a particularly good putt.
Saturday, February 06, 2016
Corey Pavin takes one-shot lead into Allianz final round
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Corey Pavin birdied his last hole Saturday to shoot a 4-under 68 and take a one-shot lead over close friend Tom Lehman into the final round of the Allianz Championship.
Inaugural U.S. Women's Senior Open slated for Chicago in 2018
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Olympic Club is getting another U.S. Open, this one for women.
Danny Lee takes three-shot lead into final round of Phoenix Open
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Danny Lee took the lead Saturday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open in front of the largest crowd in golf history.
Player backs Woods to make a return
DUBAI -- Nine-time Major champion and one of the legends of golf Gary Player was unsure if Tiger Woods, another legend, could make a comeback from injury but backed the American to make a return to the sport he once ruled.
Watch: Oh, so close at Phoenix Open's 16th hole Saturday
Many of the more than 200,000 golf fans who packed TPC Scottsdale for Saturday's third round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open were looking for a reason to roar. And for the ones surrounding the par-3 16th, only a hole-in-one would do.
Ha Na Jang wins Coates Golf Championship by 2
OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Ha Na Jang had to go the final 36 holes with the best player in women's golf to capture her first LPGA Tour title Saturday. The biggest challenge turned out to be cold and rain.