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.
Only one under par all three rounds, O'Meara takes lead at Senior Players
Mark O'Meara, looking for his first individual victory on the Champions Tour, shot a 1-under 69 Saturday for a two-stoke lead entering the final round of the Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship. O'Meara will be at 5 under going into Sunday at TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm.
9 Oct 2010 - 4:47pm - 0 Comments
Cochran takes second-round lead at Senior Players after red-hot start
Buoyed by birdies on the first five holes, Russ Cochran shot a course-record 6-under 64 to take a one-shot lead at the Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship on Friday.
8 Oct 2010 - 5:13pm - 0 Comments
Kite leads as only four players break par at Senior Players Championship
Tom Kite shot a 3-under 67 in calmer morning conditions Thursday to take a one-stroke lead over fellow early starters Mark O'Meara, Michael Allen and Joe Ozaki in the Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship, the Champions Tour's final major of the season. After a bogey on No.
7 Oct 2010 - 6:53pm - 0 Comments
Weary Pavin, back from Wales, hopes to regroup at year's final senior major
It was a long flight back to the United States for Corey Pavin, giving the Ryder Cup captain plenty of time to wonder “What if?” after his team’s narrow loss to Europe. A slow start, nasty weather, wardrobe malfunctions and questionable pairings gave way to a rousing finish that nearly saw the U.
6 Oct 2010 - 11:22pm - 0 Comments
Hallberg corrals Ensure Classic title by one shot with record-setting 61
Gary Hallberg shot a record-setting 11-under 61 Sunday to win the Ensure Classic by one stroke ahead of Fred Couples. Hallberg finished at 18-under 198, tying the event record at the Rock Barn Golf and Spa and winning his first career Champions Tour title.
3 Oct 2010 - 6:05pm - 0 Comments
Couples moves ahead of Langer after second round of Ensure Classic
Fred Couples shot a 6-under 66 Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over Bernhard Langer into the final round of the Ensure Classic. Couples was at 12-under 132 after the second round of the Champions Tour event at the Rock Barn Golf and Spa.
2 Oct 2010 - 5:23pm - 0 Comments
Senior snags one-shot lead over three stars after Day 1 at Ensure Classic
Peter Senior eagled the final hole for a 7-under 65 and a one-stroke lead over Bernhard Langer, Fred Couples and Tom Kite at the Ensure Classic on Friday.
1 Oct 2010 - 6:17pm - 0 Comments
Langer looks to protect Schwab Cup lead as seniors return to Rock Barn
Bernhard Langer has been the man to beat on the Champions Tour this season and plans to keep it that way heading into the tour’s homestretch. Langer has five wins, including two majors, more than $2.5 million in winnings, and a comfortable lead in the points heading into this weekend’s Ensure Cla
30 Sep 2010 - 6:44pm - 0 Comments
Cochran goes wire-to-wire at SAS for his second straight senior win
Russ Cochran won his second straight Champions Tour title, shooting a 1-under 71 on Sunday for a two-stroke victory over Tom Pernice Jr. in the SAS Championship.
26 Sep 2010 - 4:49pm - 0 Comments
Cochran pushes his lead to four shots over Schulz at SAS Championship
Russ Cochran shot a 5-under 67 on Saturday in the SAS Championship to increase his lead to four strokes, the largest 36-hole margin the history of the Champions Tour event. "I don't have any experience with a four-shot lead so I don't know what to expect," Cochran said.
25 Sep 2010 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Two weeks after first win, Cochran grabs lead at SAS Championship
Russ Cochran shot an 8-under 64, making six birdies in a seven-hole stretch in the middle of the round and eagling No. 17, to take a one-stroke lead over defending champion Tom Pernice Jr.
24 Sep 2010 - 6:39pm - 0 Comments
Langer looks for push toward elusive Schwab Cup at SAS Championship
Bernhard Langer hopes a strong showing at this week's SAS Championship will propel him to the elusive Schwab Cup.
23 Sep 2010 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments
Cochran edges Funk in playoff to win Champions Tour's debut in Korea
Russ Cochran won the Posco E&C Songdo Championship on Sunday for his first Champions Tour victory after making a birdie on the opening hole of a playoff with Fred Funk in the 50-and-over circuit’s first event in Asia. The 51-year-old left-hander finished at 12-under 204 on the Jack Nicklaus Golf
12 Sep 2010 - 1:27pm - 0 Comments
Funk's five-birdie 67 gives him sole possession of lead in rainy Korea
Fred Funk shot a 5-under 67 Saturday to take the lead at the rain-soaked Posco E&C Songdo Championship, the Champions Tour’s first event in Asia. Funk sank a 12-foot putt on the par-5 18th hole for his fifth birdie of the day and stands at 8-under 136. Tom Pernice, Jr., Russ Cochran and John C
11 Sep 2010 - 2:06pm - 0 Comments
Funk among three to share top spot in Champions Tour's debut in Korea
Fred Funk, Michael Allen and Jay Don Blake shared the lead Friday after the rain-delayed opening round of the Posco E&C Songdo Championship, the Champions Tour’s first tournament in Asia. All three Americans shot 3-under 69s after the start of the tournament was delayed by 1 hour, 39 minutes due
10 Sep 2010 - 11:08am - 0 Comments
Champions Tour visits South Korea to stage first-ever event in Far East
The Champions Tour has come to Asia and golf greats Jack Nicklaus and Tom Watson predict the sport has a bright future in the region. Watson is one of 57 players set to tee off in the Posco E&C Songdo Championship beginning Friday at a course designed by Nicklaus. The tournament is the first C
8 Sep 2010 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
Schulz, in field as alternate, holds on to capture First Tee Open by one
Ted Schulz won the First Tee Open on Sunday for his first Champions Tour title, holing a 12-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole at Pebble Beach en route to a 2-under 70 and a one-stroke victory over Tom Pernice Jr.
5 Sep 2010 - 7:12pm - 0 Comments
Schulz, in field as alternate, holds on to capture First Tee Open by one
Ted Schulz won the First Tee Open on Sunday for his first Champions Tour title, holing an 8-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole at Pebble Beach en route to a 2-under 70 and a one-stroke victory over Tom Pernice Jr.
5 Sep 2010 - 7:12pm - 0 Comments
Schulz, with only conditional status, shoots 64 to take First Tee Open lead
Ted Schulz shot an 8-under 64 -- his best competitive round in nearly 20 years -- at Pebble Beach on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead over first-lead leader Mark Calcavecchia and Tom Kite in the First Tee Open.
4 Sep 2010 - 10:54pm - 0 Comments