Champions Tour

CONOVER, North Carolina -- Jay Haas became the 18th player to win a Champions Tour at 60 or older, closing with a 5-under 66 on Sunday for a two-stroke victory in the Greater Hickory Kia Classic.
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
Langer thrilled to be back at Walton Heath for Senior British Open defense
After struggling in the rainswept British Open, Bernhard Langer hopes he’s back in his element in the senior version on a course that holds fond memories.
20 Jul 2011 - 5:54pm - 0 Comments
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