Champions Tour

PORTHCAWL, Wales – Tom Watson, one of the all-time masters of links golf with five British Open championships under his belt, has taken to his heart Royal Porthcawl, the venue for the Senior British Open starting on Thursday.
Couples, coming off back treatment, grabs one-shot lead at Senior Players
Fred Couples shot a 5-under 66 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead after the second round of the Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship, the Champions Tour's final major of the season.
19 Aug 2011 - 5:43pm - 0 Comments
Sluman's 65 leads Senior Players Championship by one at Westchester
Jeff Sluman shot a 6-under 65 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship, the Champions Tour's final major of the season.
18 Aug 2011 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments
Haas birdies final hole to secure 3M Championship, first win in two years
Standing on the 18th green needing a two-putt to win, Jay Haas stood over his putt and backed away. Then he did it again.
7 Aug 2011 - 7:06pm - 0 Comments
Senior and Huston maneuver one shot up on Haas at 3M Championship
Peter Senior found himself in good position to win his first event since joining the Champions Tour last year.
6 Aug 2011 - 8:44pm - 0 Comments
Ace propels Haas to share of lead with Huston at 3M Championship
Jay Haas often looks at the scoreboard during his round. What he saw with four holes to play Friday wasn't the most pleasing number.
5 Aug 2011 - 8:14pm - 0 Comments
Despite fatigue of 12 weeks on road, Browne ready for 3M Championship
Olin Browne is looking forward to a home-cooked meal next week. He has spent 12 weeks on the road playing on the Champions Tour or serving as a television analyst during the U.S. Open and British Open.
4 Aug 2011 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Browne clinches three-shot victory over O'Meara in U.S. Senior Open
Back when he was just another kid with big dreams and not so much game, Olin Browne and his then-girlfriend used to go to a hardscrabble par-3 course nearby and imagine what it would be like to win a national championship. Now Browne and his wife, Pam, know.
31 Jul 2011 - 7:13pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Senior Open Notebook: Irwin shoots his age, shoots up scoreboard
A 66 is an impressive score, especially at a major championship, on a legendary course, and particularly when the player shooting it is a 66-year-old grandfather.
30 Jul 2011 - 10:14pm - 0 Comments
Browne stretches lead to two shots after 54 holes at U.S. Senior Open
Unflappable Olin Browne fought off the heat to shoot a 65 and forge a two-shot lead over Mark O'Meara through Saturday's third round of the U.S. Senior Open.
30 Jul 2011 - 6:15pm - 0 Comments
Browne still on top at U.S. Senior Open, with O'Meara one shot behind
Olin Browne likes old stuff. That's a perfect attitude for someone playing on the Champions Tour.
29 Jul 2011 - 10:33pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Senior Open Notebook: Heavy rains makes course setup too slow
At most events set up by the U.S. Golf Association, there's a long line of players complaining about how hard and slick the greens are.
29 Jul 2011 - 10:26pm - 0 Comments
Two eagles in five-hole stretch gives U.S. Senior Open lead to Browne
Olin Browne has circled the globe playing professional golf for the past 27 years. He knows it takes a lot more than 18 holes and a lucky shot to win a major championship.
29 Jul 2011 - 12:17am - 0 Comments
U.S. Senior Open Notebook: Green could upstage his boss with big win
If things work out right this week, Damon Green will make more headlines than his boss.
29 Jul 2011 - 12:13am - 0 Comments
U.S. Senior Open Notebook: Majors bring out best in ballstriker Lehman
There’s just something about a major championship that brings out the best in Tom Lehman. Lehman, who will tee it up Thursday in the opening round of the U.S. Senior Open, has won the 1996 British Open in addition to the 2010 Senior PGA Championship.
27 Jul 2011 - 11:09pm - 0 Comments
Thumb almost healed, Langer looking to defend U.S. Senior Open crown
Bernhard Langer enjoyed his time spent at home while he rehabbed a thumb injury. Now the defending U.S. Senior Open champion is honing his game and wants to not only compete, but get back to the winner’s circle.
27 Jul 2011 - 7:07pm - 0 Comments
Cochran wins Senior British Open by two over Calcavecchia and Watson
Russ Cochran won the Senior British Open by two shots on Sunday, holding off fellow Americans Mark Calcavecchia and the fast-finishing Tom Watson to capture his first major title.
24 Jul 2011 - 3:55pm - 0 Comments
Frost, Cochran catch Calcavecchia in 54-hole lead at Senior British Open
Mark Calcavecchia surrendered a three-shot cushion to end the third round of the Senior British Open on Saturday tied for the lead with fellow American Russ Cochran and South Africa’s David Frost.
23 Jul 2011 - 5:28pm - 0 Comments
Calcavecchia among three co-leaders after 36 holes at Senior British Open
Mark Calcavecchia, Lee Rinker and Rod Spittle shared a two-shot lead after the second round of the Senior British Open on Friday.
22 Jul 2011 - 3:48pm - 0 Comments
Calcavecchia shares lead after rainy first round at Senior British Open
Mark Calcavecchia defied the afternoon rain to shoot a bogey-free 68 and take a three-way share of the first-round lead at the Senior British Open on Thursday.
21 Jul 2011 - 3:44pm - 0 Comments