Champions Tour

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) -- Colin Montgomerie won a three-hole playoff against Gene Sauers to win the U.S. Senior Open title Sunday at Oak Tree National.
McIlroy's criticism of links golf at Open surprises several senior stars
Rory McIlroy’s unwillingness to adapt his game to links golf left some of the sport’s elder statesmen unimpressed, with two major winners insisting Wednesday that his attitude must change if he is to join the pantheon of greats.
20 Jul 2011 - 5:47pm - 0 Comments
Price hopes to play in 2012 British Open at site of duel with Ballesteros
Three-time major winner Nick Price is ready to end his self-imposed exile from the British Open by playing in next year’s tournament at Lytham, the scene of his famous duel with Seve Ballesteros in 1988.
20 Jul 2011 - 5:38pm - 0 Comments
Sluman rallies to win First Tee Open for third time in last four years
Jeff Sluman dropped four strokes behind Jay Haas early in the final round of the Nature Valley First Tee Open on Sunday and figured he was playing for second place at best.
10 Jul 2011 - 10:13pm - 0 Comments
Haas rolls to two-shot lead over three players after 36 at First Tee Open
Jay Haas had seven birdies on Saturday to take the second-round lead at the Nature Valley First Tee Open, but it was a save on the par-3 12th that made the difference.
9 Jul 2011 - 10:18pm - 0 Comments
Cochran shoots 65 to lead First Tee Open in return from wrist injury
Russ Cochran made six consecutive birdies and shot a 7 under 65 to take the first-round lead at the Nature Valley First Tee Open on Friday.
8 Jul 2011 - 10:02pm - 0 Comments
Cook breaks tournament record, wins Montreal Championship by three
John Cook won the Montreal Championship for his third Champions Tour title of the year, closing with a 6-under 66 on Sunday for a tournament-record 21-under 195 total.
3 Jul 2011 - 6:07pm - 0 Comments
Lu takes Montreal Championship lead from Cook and Huston with 63
Taiwan's Chien-soon Lu shot a 9-under 63 on Saturday to match the course record and take a one-stroke lead over John Cook after the second round of the Champions Tour's Montreal Championship.
2 Jul 2011 - 7:14pm - 0 Comments
Cook and Huston tie course record, share lead at Montreal Championship
John Cook and John Huston shot 9-under 63s on Friday to match the course record and share the first-round lead in the Montreal Championship, the Champions Tour's lone Canadian event.
1 Jul 2011 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments
Point leader Lehman headlines second edition of Montreal Championship
With the Montreal Championship set to begin on Canada Day, Champions Tour points leader Tom Lehman didn’t miss the occasion to get into the holiday spirit.
30 Jun 2011 - 7:07pm - 0 Comments
Huston gets first senior win in third start at Dick's Sporting Goods Open
John Huston shot a 7-under 65 to win his first Champions Tour event Sunday, taking advantage of three straight bogeys by Mark Wiebe to capture the Dick's Sporting Goods Open.
26 Jun 2011 - 6:30pm - 0 Comments
Wiebe moves two ahead of Huston at Dick's Sporting Goods Open
Mark Wiebe shot a 4-under 68 in the second round of the Dick's Sporting Goods Open on Saturday, taking a two-shot lead over John Huston in a bid for his second straight Champions Tour victory.
25 Jun 2011 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments
Huston and Wiebe tied at top on Day 1 at Dick's Sporting Goods Open
John Huston defied the odds at the short-and-narrow En-Joie Golf Course. He struggled off the tee and it didn't matter one bit.
24 Jun 2011 - 6:40pm - 0 Comments
Local favorite Sindelar eager to break through at Dick's Sporting Goods
When Joey Sindelar celebrated his 50th birthday in March 2008, he hit the ground running on the Champions Tour.
23 Jun 2011 - 1:45pm - 0 Comments
Wiebe tops Mason on third playoff hole to grab Greater Hickory Classic
Mark Wiebe parred the third playoff hole following a weather delay and won the Greater Hickory Classic on Sunday when James Mason missed a four-foot par putt.
12 Jun 2011 - 6:13pm - 0 Comments
Tway cards seven birdies, holds onto one-shot lead at Hickory Classic
Bob Tway decided to try the Champions Tour because he still enjoyed playing competitive golf. What disappeared in the shift from the PGA Tour was the intense pressure to win. Two years later, the 1986 PGA Championship winner is about to test his new, relaxed persona.
11 Jun 2011 - 4:40pm - 0 Comments
Tway tames soft greens at Rock Barn, leads Hickory Classic after 63
Bob Tway was walking from the putting green to the first tee at Rock Barn on Friday morning when he saw Mike Goodes shot a 28 on the front nine.
10 Jun 2011 - 6:47pm - 0 Comments
Funk's game and spirit rejuvenated after qualifying for U.S. Open
Fred Funk hasn’t been happy with his golf game over the last seven months, and even considered dropping off the pro tour until he straightened things out.
9 Jun 2011 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments
Gilder, 60, wins Principal Charity Classic with long birdie on final hole
Bob Gilder is heading off on a European vacation with a lot of extra cash and the glow that comes from winning.
5 Jun 2011 - 6:50pm - 0 Comments
Brooks maintains lead at Principal Charity Classic despite shaky finish
Mark Brooks knows what it's like to be in the hunt for a championship on the final day. It's just been awhile since that's happened.
4 Jun 2011 - 6:40pm - 0 Comments