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.
Defending champ Cook maintains one- shot edge at Charles Schwab Cup
Defending champion John Cook shot a 2-under 69 on Friday at Harding Park to take a one-stroke lead over Tom Kite and Tom Lehman in the Champions Tour's season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship. A day after opening with seven birdies in a bogey-free 64, Cook was even par through 15 holes, the
5 Nov 2010 - 8:00pm - 0 Comments
Langer cards an ace, but Cook grabs lead at Schwab Cup Championship
Defending champion John Cook shot a 7-under 64 on Thursday at Harding Park to take the first-round lead in the Champions Tour's season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship. Cook, the winner last year at Sonoma Golf Club, had a one-stroke lead over Fred Funk and Tom Pernice Jr. Tom Lehman ope
4 Nov 2010 - 9:06pm - 0 Comments
Spittle knocks off Sluman in playoff to capture AT&T Championship
Monday qualifier Rod Spittle won the AT&T Championship on Sunday for his first Champions Tour victory, beating Jeff Sluman with a par on the first hole of a playoff. Spittle, a 55-year-old Canadian, and Sluman closed with 4-under 67s to finish at 12 under on the Oak Hills Country Club course.
31 Oct 2010 - 6:38pm - 0 Comments
Final-hole birdie gives Nelson, 63, one-shot lead at AT&T Championship
Larry Nelson made a 10-foot birdie putt on the final hole Saturday for a 4-under 67 and a one-stroke lead over Jay Don Blake, Steve Lowery and Chien Soon Lu in the AT&T Championship, the Champions Tour’s final full-field event of the year. The 63-year-old Nelson, who won the last of his 19 Champi
30 Oct 2010 - 7:19pm - 0 Comments
Irwin, 65, shoots his age as five tied for top spot at AT&T Championship
Hale Irwin shot his age for the first time on the Champions Tour, finishing with a 6-under 65 for a share of the first-round lead in the AT&T Championship with 2007 and 2008 winner John Cook, Larry Nelson, Chien Soon Lu and Mark Wiebe.
29 Oct 2010 - 7:56pm - 0 Comments
AT&T Championship plays farewell appearance at popular Oak Hills
Bruce Lietzke understands the uncertainty that most players feel when a tournament moves to a new course, especially ones put together by Pete Dye.
28 Oct 2010 - 6:38pm - 0 Comments
With final-round 63, Couples romps to seven-shot Administaff Classic win
Fred Couples left Corey Pavin and everybody else way behind in the Administaff Small Business Classic, shooting a 9-under 63 on Sunday for a seven-stroke victory.
24 Oct 2010 - 7:23pm - 0 Comments
Pavin maintains lead at Administaff Classic, Wiebe moves into second
U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Corey Pavin shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to maintain a one-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's Administaff Small Business Classic. Pavin had a 10-under 134 total on The Woodlands Country Club course. Mark Wiebe (68) was second, and Fred Couples (65) was 8 under.
23 Oct 2010 - 8:04pm - 0 Comments
Back in swing, Ryder Captain Pavin grabs lead at Administaff Classic
U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Corey Pavin shot a 6-under-par 66 Friday for a one-shot lead after the first round of the Champions Tour's Administaff Small Business Classic. Pavin didn't play golf for a 45-day period while serving as the Ryder Cup team captain.
22 Oct 2010 - 9:12pm - 0 Comments
In his first senior start, Perry hopes to turn disappointing season around
Kenny Perry had a bad feeling when his putter fell apart in his first PGA Tour event of the year, the SBS Championship in Hawaii. No, not his putting stroke fell apart. His actual putter went to pieces.
21 Oct 2010 - 7:07pm - 0 Comments
O'Meara edges Allen in playoff for Senior Players Championship crown
Mark O'Meara was always among the best on the PGA Tour when it came to wrapping up victories in the final round, his nerves rarely failing him. He just hadn't been having a whole lot of luck doing it on the Champions Tour.
10 Oct 2010 - 5:27pm - 0 Comments
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