Champions Tour

BRIDGEND, Wales – Bernhard Langer made a statement of intent when he opened with a 6-under-par 65 to take a two-stroke lead over American Bob Tway in the Senior British Open at a sweltering Royal Porthcawl on Thursday.    Langer,
Calcavecchia in search of more consistency at 3M Championship
When Mark Calcavecchia pulled into the TPC Twin Cities course parking lot and saw his name on a sign with “Champions Tour” above it, he felt he was at the right place. His time has come to play on the Champions Tour, and his challenge now is finding the confidence and consistency he needs to stay
5 Aug 2010 - 11:55am - 0 Comments
U.S. Senior Open Notebook: Despite stumble, Couples loves being home
Fred Couples joked that most of his fans probably left after he took a triple-bogey 8 on the second hole Sunday. They stuck around, giving the Seattle native a rousing ovation at every hole during Sunday's final round of the U.S.
1 Aug 2010 - 9:45pm - 0 Comments
Langer pulls away from Couples to win U.S. Senior Open by three
Bernhard Langer was more than willing to be the villain if it meant winning the U.S.
1 Aug 2010 - 7:09pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Senior Open Notebook: Lu all the way back from his chronic bad back
Chien Soon Lu shot a 2-under 68 on Saturday to move into a tie for third in the U.S. Senior Open, five strokes behind leaders Fred Couples and Bernhard Langer with one round left.
31 Jul 2010 - 9:07pm - 0 Comments
Couples and Langer share U.S. Senior Open lead, only two players under par
Fred Couples shot a 5-under 65 on Saturday for a share of the U.S. Senior Open lead, feeding off a raucous hometown crowd hoping the native son can win his first U.S.
31 Jul 2010 - 7:34pm - 0 Comments
Langer takes U.S. Senior Open lead in quest for second straight major title
Bernhard Langer overcame a shaky front nine Friday with an eagle and birdie on the inward half to take the lead at 3 under in the second round of the U.S.
30 Jul 2010 - 11:18pm - 0 Comments
Vaughan steals first-round show from Couples and Watson at Senior Open
The fans following Fred Couples and Tom Watson early Thursday morning were sometimes six- and seven-deep, wedging themselves between tree trunks and ducking under limbs. Very quietly, and without much attention, Bruce Vaughan was the player taking early control of the U.S.
29 Jul 2010 - 10:20pm - 0 Comments
Couples back in Seattle for US Senior Open as favorite and hometown hero
Fred Couples arrived at the U.S.
29 Jul 2010 - 12:06am - 0 Comments
U.S. Senior Open players seeing that trees are biggest obstacle at Sahalee
Corey Pavin’s thought process was sound. His execution was a little off. Standing in the middle of the 11th fairway on Tuesday morning, Pavin decided to take the two mammoth fir trees creating field goal uprights in front of the green out of play.
27 Jul 2010 - 9:13pm - 0 Comments
Azinger and Price withdraw from US Senior Open with injuries to feet
Paul Azinger and Nick Price have pulled out of this week's U.S. Senior Open with injuries. Both players withdrew on Monday, the first day of practice rounds at Sahalee Country Club outside Seattle.
26 Jul 2010 - 6:29pm - 0 Comments
Langer holds off Pavin to win Senior British Open, his first senior major
Bernhard Langer won his first senior major title on Sunday, holding off a final-round challenge from Corey Pavin for a one-stroke win in the Senior British Open. The German shot a 1-over 72 at Carnoustie to finish at 5-under 279.
25 Jul 2010 - 5:24pm - 0 Comments
Langer opens up three-shot edge over Pavin on Day 3 at Senior British Open
Bernhard Langer took a three-shot lead in the Senior British Open after shooting a 2-under 69 in the third round at Carnoustie on Saturday. The German has yet to win on the Champions Tour, but is in position to change that after outplaying his nearest rival, Corey Pavin.
24 Jul 2010 - 5:31pm - 0 Comments
Pavin joins Langer atop leaderboard at halfway in Senior British Open
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23 Jul 2010 - 3:50pm - 0 Comments
Langer among three co-leaders after first round of Senior British Open
Bernhard Langer fired a 4-under-par 67 Thursday to earn a share of the lead after the opening round of the Senior British Open at Carnoustie. The German, bidding for a first major title on the 'round-bellies' tour, joined England's Carl Mason and Jay Don Blake of the United States atop the leader
22 Jul 2010 - 6:26pm - 0 Comments
At Senior British Open, Watson hopes to rebound from St. Andrews slip
Tom Watson is using the pain of missing the cut at St.
21 Jul 2010 - 1:32pm - 0 Comments
O'Meara pulls out of Senior British Open after his father passes away
Mark O’Meara withdrew from the Senior British Open at Carnoustie on Tuesday following the death of his father Bob at the age of 81. The 53-year-old O’Meara, a two-time major winner, cut short his two-week visit to Scotland to fly home to Florida and be with his family. Bob O’Meara had heart su
20 Jul 2010 - 11:24am - 0 Comments
Mize gets first senior win, by one over Cook at Montreal Championship
Larry Mize won the inaugural Montreal Championship for his first Champions Tour victory, closing with an 8-under 64 on Sunday for a one-stroke victory over John Cook at Fontainebleau Golf Club. The 51-year-old Mize, the 1987 Masters champion, had an eagle, seven birdies and a bogey in the final r
4 Jul 2010 - 6:20pm - 0 Comments
Cook leads Montreal Championship by one stroke after second straight 66
John Cook shot his second straight 6-under 66 to take a one-stroke lead over Russ Cochran in the inaugural Montreal Championship on Saturday. The 52-year-old Cook, a four-time winner on the Champions Tour after winning 11 times on the PGA Tour, eagled the par-5 seventh hole and had four birdies i
3 Jul 2010 - 6:35pm - 0 Comments
Wargo, age 67, shares Montreal lead with Cochran after both shoot 65s
Tom Wargo shot a 7-under 65 -- the first time he has bettered his age in Champions Tour play -- for a share of the first-round lead Friday in the inaugural Montreal Championship. The 67-year-old Wargo, the former PGA Club Professional from Centralia, Ill., who won the last of his four Champions T
2 Jul 2010 - 6:33pm - 0 Comments