Champions Tour

By Trevor Peake, Associated Press BRIDGEND, Wales (AP) -- Bernhard Langer stretched his lead to eight strokes Saturday in the Senior British Open, shooting a 3-under 68 at Royal Porthcawl to reach 14-under 199.
Perry-Cochran and Funk-Sluman share Day 1 lead at Legends of Golf
RIDGEDALE, Mo. – Kenny Perry and Russ Cochran teamed to birdie the final three holes for a share of the lead with Jeff Sluman and Fred Funk on Friday in the Champions Tour's Big Cedar Lodge Legends of Golf.    The leaders wer
6 Jun 2014 - 11:23pm - 0 Comments
Legends of Golf breaking ground by using 9-hole par-3 course in regulation
RIDGEDALE, Mo. – Thirty-six years ago, the first Legends of Golf was such a hit that it sparked interest that led to the creation of the Champions Tour.
5 Jun 2014 - 10:49pm - 0 Comments
Tom Pernice Jr. wins playoff to capture Principal Charity Classic
DES MOINES, Iowa -- For the second time in less than a year, Tom Pernice Jr. hit a crucial shot on the 17th hole on his way to a victory. This time, Pernice needed one more big shot to secure the win.
1 Jun 2014 - 8:03pm - 0 Comments
Garwood finishes with 65, one-shot lead at Principal Charity Classic
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Doug Garwood sent his approach on the 18th hole into the sand and sighed.
31 May 2014 - 9:26pm - 0 Comments
Mark Calcavecchia and Wes Short tied for Principal Charity Classic lead
DES MOINES, Iowa – Mark Calcavecchia appeared to be off to yet another slow start after only two strokes.    He managed to save par, and went on to put together his best opening round of the year.   
30 May 2014 - 7:49pm - 0 Comments
Jay Haas looking for fourth win at Principal Charity Classic in Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa – Jay Haas is winless on the Champions Tour this season.    He's at the right place to change that this weekend.    The 60-year-old Haas has won the Principal Charity C
29 May 2014 - 5:43pm - 0 Comments
Senior PGA Championship site fits Montgomerie's high fades to a tee
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. -- Colin Montgomerie had a one-liner ready to go when asked about his winless first year on the Champions Tour.
21 May 2014 - 10:00pm - 0 Comments
Perry wins Regions Tradition, third consecutive senior major victory
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Kenny Perry won his third Champions Tour major in the past year with a one-stroke victory over Mark Calcavecchia on Sunday in the Regions Tradition.
18 May 2014 - 5:38pm - 0 Comments
Perry's 69 gives him one-shot lead over Inman at Regions Tradition
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Kenny Perry's driver is sailing long and true again, just like the one he used to win two major championships last year.
17 May 2014 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
Mark Calcavecchia grabs 36-hole lead over Jay Haas at Regions Tradition
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Mark Calcavecchia's 8-foot closing putt for birdie put him in a better mood and sole possession of the second-round lead in the Regions Tradition at Shoal Creek.   
16 May 2014 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
Jay Haas and Mark Calcavecchia among four tied at Regions Tradition
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Champions Tour players put on long-sleeved pullovers and tried to figure out which way the wind was swirling from hole to hole.
15 May 2014 - 6:55pm - 0 Comments
Damp weather could give big hitters an edge at Regions Tradition this week
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Tom Watson gives an edge to the long hitters at rain-soaked Shoal Creek.    Watson figures guys like Bernhard Langer, Kenny Perry and Fred Couples could have an easier time of it on some holes in rainy, chilly
14 May 2014 - 5:47pm - 0 Comments
Langer shoots 71, edges Couples to win Insperity Invitational for third time
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Bernhard Langer won the Champions Tour's Insperity Invitational for the third time, closing with a 1-under 71 on Sunday for a one-stroke victory over Fred Couples.
4 May 2014 - 7:44pm - 0 Comments
Bernhard Langer shoots 68, opens up three-shot lead at Insperity Invitational
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Bernhard Langer shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to open a three-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's Insperity Invitational. Langer had a 10-under 134 total at The Woodlands Country Club.
3 May 2014 - 7:34pm - 0 Comments
Bernhard Langer and Bart Bryant tied after first day at Insperity Invitational
THE WOODLANDS, Texas – Bernhard Langer birdied the final six holes for a share of the lead with Bart Bryant on Friday in the Champions Tour's Insperity Invitational.    Langer matche
2 May 2014 - 7:14pm - 0 Comments
Esteban Toledo looks to defend his Insperity title after year of celebration
THE WOODLANDS, Texas – Esteban Toledo became the first Mexican winner in Champions Tour history last year in the Insperity Invitational.    He likes the way he's being treated now th
1 May 2014 - 7:37pm - 0 Comments
Jimenez has bogey-free final round to win debut in Greater Gwinnett
DULUTH, Ga. -- Miguel Angel Jimenez quickly shifted his focus back to the Ryder Cup after winning his first Champions Tour event.
20 Apr 2014 - 6:36pm - 0 Comments
Jimenez leads Langer by one stroke at Greater Gwinnett Championship
DULUTH, Ga. -- Fun-loving Miguel Angel Jimenez might turn the Champions Tour into his personal cigar-and-wine club. Ever-serious Bernhard Langer keeps churning out sub-par rounds. Bad back and all, Fred Couples is thriving in the wind and cold rain.
19 Apr 2014 - 7:07pm - 0 Comments
Miguel Angel Jimenez shoots 65 for lead in soggy Champions Tour debut
DULUTH, Ga. -- Miguel Angel Jimenez's first round on the Champions Tour went quite well. After one eagle, five birdies and a tournament record, Jimenez proclaimed "I love it!" and then departed in search of a couple of his usual staples.
18 Apr 2014 - 6:50pm - 0 Comments