PGA News Archive

Thursday, November 26, 2015
Christiaan Basson leads as new Euro Tour season begins in South Africa
  MALELANE, South Africa (AP) – Christiaan Basson held the clubhouse lead in the first round of the European Tour's season-opening Alfred Dunhill Championship after play was suspended Thursday because of lightning.  
At 18, Lydia Ko's dominance of LPGA Tour might just be beginning
  NAPLES, Fla.
Jordan Spieth says he'll approach Olympic golf like it was a major
  SYDNEY (AP) – Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott, the two headliners at this week's Australian Open, have distinctly different excitement levels over next year's Rio Olympics golf tournament.   While both agree
Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott five shots off pace at Australian Open
  SYDNEY (AP) – Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott struggled to even-par 71s in the hot, windy opening round of the Australian Open on Thursday, leaving the top two-ranked players in the tournament five strokes behind little-known leader Lincoln Tighe.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Adam Scott playing well, will face Jordan Spieth, at Australian Open
  SYDNEY (AP) – Adam Scott said the Australian Golf Club, which will host the Australian Open beginning Thursday, might be in the best shape of any course he's played this year.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
New stars to give Tournament of Champions strongest field in decade
Graeme McDowell's first trip through U.S. customs was crazy experience
  ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) – Graeme McDowell's first trip to America was a recruiting visit to the University of Alabama-Birmingham.
Notebook: Last month of '15 offers chance to get into '16 Masters
Mini-golfer learns painful lesson
Sometimes it takes pain to learn valuable lessons. Like this one: Bad things can happen when you decide to use your putter and take a "punch, 8-iron" swing at the mini-golf course:
GolfBoard: The future of getting around a golf course?
This isn't your grandfather's golf, or even your father's golf.
Jordan Spieth gets all the tough questions from kids in Australia
  SYDNEY (AP) – Jordan Spieth must have thought he answered all the tough questions during a 30-minute media conference Tuesday that had to be cut off by Australian Open organizers.   The most prying questions, tho
Sunday, November 22, 2015
Kisner finally comes through in final event of PGA Tour year
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Kevin Kisner ended a year marked by second-place finishes with his first PGA Tour victory Sunday at Sea Island.
Kerr wins title, Ko takes $1 million, Park going to Hall
NAPLES, Fla. — Cristie Kerr was the player of the week. Lydia Ko was the player of the year. Inbee Park will be among the players of all-time.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of November 22, 2015
  What equipment did Kevin Kisner and this week's other winners use to achieve victory?
5 times PGA Tour players reminded us what professional golf looks like
The sun came out during Sunday's final round at the RSM Classic. And so did the Tour players' arsenal of stellar shot making skills.
McIlroy wins Race to Dubai with UAE title
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Rory McIlroy survived a late scare and finished his frustrating season on a high, winning both the DP World Tour Championship and the Race to Dubai crown on Sunday.
Senior the "senior" wins Australian Masters with closing 68
MELBOURNE, Australia — Peter Senior claimed his third Australian Masters title on Sunday and set another age record in his home country as the 56-year-old shot a final-round 3-under 68 for a two-stroke victory.
Saturday, November 21, 2015
Kerr, Jang share LPGA Tour lead, Ko in position for bonus
NAPLES, Fla. — Cristie Kerr and Ha Na Jang are leading the tournament. Lydia Ko is leading everything else. And with one round left in the LPGA Tour season, there's plenty left to decide.
Kisner shoots 64 and gets last shot at 1st win
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Kevin Kisner had a 6-under 64 on Saturday to build a three-shot lead in the RSM Classic as he goes for his first win on the PGA Tour.
Smylie Kaufman nearly aces 17th at RSM Classic
Add Smylie Kaufman to the list of players who have flirted with a hole-in-one at this week's RSM Classic. Kaufman was at the 189-yard par-3 17th when he dialed up a stellar shot. Wind helping, a hard bounce to his right on the green and so it went - in almost.