Champions Tour

SAN ANTONIO – John Cook and Marco Dawson shared the first-round lead at 7-under 65 on Friday in the Champions Tour's AT&T Championship, the final full-field event of the season.  &nb
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
Calcavecchia leads First Tee Open in his long-awaited return to Del Monte
Mark Calcavecchia shot an 8-under 64 on Friday at Del Monte to take a two-stroke lead over Tom Pernice Jr. in the Champions Tour's First Tee Open.
3 Sep 2010 - 10:24pm - 0 Comments
Defending champion Sluman faces strong field at First Tee Open
Two-time defending champion Jeff Sluman will join Champions Tour money leader Bernhard Langer, Tom Watson and three other tournament winners at the First Tee Open, starting Friday.
2 Sep 2010 - 6:41pm - 0 Comments
Unstoppable Langer pulls away to three-shot triumph at Boeing Classic
Bernhard Langer might want to start campaigning for more Champions Tour events in the Pacific Northwest. Langer pulled off a Seattle sweep with a final-round 69 as he pulled away from Nick Price down the stretch to win the Boeing Classic on Sunday.
29 Aug 2010 - 10:39pm - 0 Comments
Langer zips past Price with 63, takes one-shot lead at Boeing Classic
Bernhard Langer fired a 9-under 63 to take a one-shot lead over Nick Price after the second round of the Champions Tour's Boeing Classic on Saturday. Price struggled to make birdies on the back nine, allowing Langer to overtake the opening-round leader.
28 Aug 2010 - 10:19pm - 0 Comments
Hot start, big finish push Price to two- shot lead over Pernice at Boeing
Nick Price spent more than an hour on the practice range Thursday night trying to find the swing that had eluded him last week at the Jeld-Wen Tradition. He even took a club back to his hotel room, hoping that his swing would finally click once again.
27 Aug 2010 - 10:32pm - 0 Comments
After Senior Open near-miss, Couples back in northwest for Boeing Classic
Fred Couples was oh-so-close to winning a major championship in his own backyard. The Seattle native was tied for a share of the lead with Germany's Bernhard Langer after three rounds of the U.S. Senior Open at Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish, Wash., just a month ago.
26 Aug 2010 - 7:29pm - 0 Comments
Alabama's Shoal Creek to take over as host of Tradition, starting in May
The Champions Tour is moving one of its majors to Birmingham’s Shoal Creek, the club that sparked controversy at the 1990 PGA Championship for what was then an all-white membership. The Regions Tradition will replace the Champions Tour’s Jeld-Wen Tradition and the city’s Regions Charity Classic.
23 Aug 2010 - 11:38am - 0 Comments