PGA News Archive

Friday, November 27, 2015
Schwartzel leads Euro Tour opener in South Africa
MALELANE, South Africa — Charl Schwartzel shot a 5-under 67 Friday to open a five-shot lead after the second round of the European Tour's season-opening Alfred Dunhill Championship.
The Force is with Star Wars fan Jimmy Walker
So, we already know Jimmy Walker is everyone's favorite astronomy guru on Tour. He keeps us all updated on his other-worldly hobby with Twitter posts like these.
Spieth, Scott go in opposite directions at Australian Open
SYDNEY, Australia — Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott went in opposite directions at the Australian Open on Friday while Matt Jones used home-course advantage to shoot a 3-under 68 and take a three-stroke lead after two rounds.
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.