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.
Wood tops Allen in sudden death to win Dick's Sporting Goods Open
ENDICOTT, N.Y. -- Willie Wood finally worked his way back to the top. Wood won the Dick's Sporting Goods Open on Sunday for his first Champions Tour title, beating Michael Allen with a par on the first hole of a playoff.
19 Aug 2012 - 7:01pm - 0 Comments
Defending champion Huston claims lead at Dick's Sporting Goods Open
ENDICOTT, N.Y. -- Defending champion John Huston shot a 5-under 67 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over Brad Faxon after the second round of the Dick's Sporting Goods Open.
18 Aug 2012 - 6:50pm - 0 Comments
Dick’s Sporting Goods Open halted by rain with Langer ahead by two shots
ENDICOTT, N.Y. -- Bernhard Langer topped the leaderboard at 7 under when first-round play in the Dick's Sporting Goods Open was suspended because of rain Friday.
17 Aug 2012 - 5:06pm - 0 Comments
Langer rallies from six down to win 3M Championship for second time
BLAINE, Minn. -- Bernhard Langer was right on target in the 3M Championship. Entering the final round Sunday, Langer thought he would have to shoot a 10-under 62 to win the event for the second time in four years.
5 Aug 2012 - 6:36pm - 0 Comments
Peoples, last-minute entry, leads 3M Championship after second-round 62
BLAINE, Minn. -- David Peoples got into the 3M Championship on Tuesday when Russ Cochran withdrew because of a back injury. Four days later, he found himself atop the leaderboard.
4 Aug 2012 - 7:50pm - 0 Comments
Morgan shoots his age to share first-round lead in 3M Championship
BLAINE, Minn. -- Gil Morgan was happy to shoot his age Friday, yet slightly disappointed his score wasn't even lower.
3 Aug 2012 - 7:28pm - 0 Comments
Hallberg enjoying recent resurgence as he prepares for 3M Championship
BLAINE, Minn. -- Gary Hallberg can't help but smile when he talks about how far he's come in the past year on the Champions Tour.
2 Aug 2012 - 7:14pm - 0 Comments
Couples holds off Hallberg to win Senior British Open by two shots
TURNBERRY, Scotland -- Fred Couples won the Senior British Open by two strokes from Gary Hallberg on Sunday after holing a 25-foot putt to finish with consecutive birdies.
29 Jul 2012 - 2:45pm - 0 Comments
Langer leads Couples by one after third round of Senior British Open
TURNBERRY, Scotland -- Fred Couples moved to within a stroke of Bernhard Langer at the Senior British Open on Saturday with a third-round 64 to the German's 66 to set up a final-round showdown between the two former Masters champions.
28 Jul 2012 - 4:49pm - 0 Comments
Hallberg leads Senior British Open by three shots over Lehman and Langer
TURNBERRY, Scotland -- Gary Hallberg made eight birdies in a 7-under 63 Friday during the windy second round of the Senior British Open, taking a three-stroke lead on Bernhard Langer and Tom Lehman.
27 Jul 2012 - 6:00pm - 0 Comments
Langer leads Senior British Open by one over McNulty after bogey-free 64
TURNBERRY, Scotland -- Bernhard Langer fired a flawless 6-under-par 64 on Thursday to finish a stroke clear of the field after the opening round of the Senior British Open at Turnberry.
26 Jul 2012 - 5:11pm - 0 Comments
Watson unveils plaque at Turnberry in advance of Senior British Open
TURNBERRY, Scotland -- Tom Watson unveiled a plaque to commemorate his famous "Duel in the Sun" with Jack Nicklaus 35 years ago upon his return Wednesday to Turnberry on the eve of the Senior British Open.
25 Jul 2012 - 4:03pm - 0 Comments
Chapman wins U.S. Senior Open only weeks after Senior PGA breakthrough
LAKE ORION, Mich. -- Roger Chapman earned the right to be mentioned in the same sentence with Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Hale Irwin. Not bad for a self-described former European Tour journeyman.
15 Jul 2012 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
Langer charges to four-shot lead over five players at U.S. Senior Open
LAKE ORION, Mich. -- Fred Couples joked that someone will have to close with a 60 to catch Bernhard Langer at the U.S. Senior Open. That might not be low enough.
14 Jul 2012 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments
Ten Broeck grabs one-shot lead over Kite on Day 2 at U.S. Senior Open
LAKE ORION, Mich. -- Lance Ten Broeck chooses to carry a bag rather than swing a club for a living to make more money.
13 Jul 2012 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
Record-breaking front-nine 28 boosts Kite to Day 1 lead at U.S. Senior Open
LAKE ORION, Mich. -- Tom Kite set a U.S. Senior Open record with a 28 on the front nine at Indianwood and finished a 5-under 65 on Thursday.
12 Jul 2012 - 8:29pm - 0 Comments
Watson shoots for one of few big titles he's never won at U.S. Senior Open
LAKE ORION, Mich. -- Tom Watson has accomplished a lot in golf, winning the British Open five times, the Masters twice along with a U.S. Open.
11 Jul 2012 - 6:51pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Senior Open returns big-time golf to Detroit area after painful absence
LAKE ORION, Mich. -- Tiger Woods cruised to an easy victory at the Buick Open in 2009 -- before a scandal in his personal life stunted his career -- the last time a significant golf tournament was held in southeast Michigan.
10 Jul 2012 - 12:40am - 0 Comments
Triplett wins Nature Valley First Tee Open by two for his first senior title
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- Kirk Triplett won the Nature Valley First Tee Open on Sunday at Pebble Beach for his first Champions Tour title, making an early eagle and closing with a 6-under 66 for a two-stroke victory over Mark McNulty.
8 Jul 2012 - 11:18pm - 0 Comments