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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — This was not a trick. This was a PGA Tour event.
Critical fan gets beaned by bunker shot
Anyone who doesn't believe in the "golf gods" need only to ask Phil Mickelson.
4 Feb 2017 - 3:50pm - 0 Comments
Could Jason Day play on Tour left-handed?
Jason Day is the No. 1 player in the world. He's also right-handed. But how good could he really be left-handed? Surely he would struggle to hit a driver while facing the opposite way, right?
4 Feb 2017 - 11:53am - 0 Comments
Ian Poulter shanks tee shot on Par 3
This looks all too familiar. Friday, at the Dubai Desert Classic, Ian Poulter lined up for his tee shot on the par-3 seventh, a straight shot over a water hazard, and did this:
3 Feb 2017 - 10:54am - 0 Comments
When Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn tamed Tiger Woods
DUBAI -- There are not many who can claim to have tamed the Tiger. And one of them is Thomas Bjorn. Back in 2001, the Dane, then a 30-year-old, bested a red-hot Tiger Woods to win the Omega Dubai Desert Classic.
2 Feb 2017 - 11:41am - 0 Comments
Darren Clarke stone-cold shanks attempted flop shot
A flop shot from a tight lie is one of the most difficult shots in golf to pull off. If you execute it, you look like a magician.
2 Feb 2017 - 10:55am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods struggles in Dubai, shoots 77 in 1st round
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Missing fairways, missing greens and piling up the putts, Tiger Woods got off to a rough start at the Dubai Desert Classic.
2 Feb 2017 - 10:37am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods looking to Roger Federer for inspiration
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Tiger Woods is looking to old friend Roger Federer for some inspiration.
1 Feb 2017 - 3:12pm - 0 Comments
Toddler reacts to Jon Rahm's closing eagle at Torrey Pines
Jon Rahm, 22, won for the first time in his career on the PGA Tour over the weekend at Torrey Pines. At the final hole -- a par 5 -- Rahm was just off the back of the green in two shots. From there, he holed an improbable 60-footer for eagle and a three-shot victory.
1 Feb 2017 - 1:35pm - 0 Comments
Pat Perez on a roll after return from surgery
SAN DIEGO — Pat Perez had a PGA Tour event in Mexico in his plans when he returned from shoulder surgery that kept him out for seven months. Now it's looking like two trips to Mexico.
1 Feb 2017 - 11:22am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods in Dubai, all the fans are in Phoenix
No player attracts a larger audience than Tiger Woods. No tournament attracts a larger audience than the Waste Management Phoenix Open.
1 Feb 2017 - 10:47am - 0 Comments
Jon Rahm a quick study and a rising star
SAN DIEGO (AP) — It took Jon Rahm four tournaments to secure a PGA Tour card out of college, and 12 events as a pro to deliver his first PGA Tour victory.
31 Jan 2017 - 11:23am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods is rusty, but getting all-important 'reps'
Tiger Woods is rusty.
30 Jan 2017 - 11:43am - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia to let fan caddie for him after 206 day Twitter campaign
In today's social media world, the popularity of Twitter has allowed fans to get a glimpse into the lives of their favorite golfers and interact with them by asking questions — and sometimes providing questionable commentary about their game.
28 Jan 2017 - 4:06pm - 0 Comments
Former Ryder Cup captain Tony Jacklin shares hilarious stories from the golf course
For about 90 minutes on Friday, Tony Jacklin kept the Bradenton Country Club membership captivated, engaged and laughing.
28 Jan 2017 - 1:12pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods shoots 72, misses cut at Torrey Pines
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tiger Woods returned to the PGA Tour after 17 months and lasted only two days.
27 Jan 2017 - 6:29pm - 0 Comments
The 'new' North Course makes its debut at Torrey Pines
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tiger Woods isn't the only one whose debut in 2017 at Torrey Pines is getting some attention.
25 Jan 2017 - 6:13pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods, Torrey Pines and a mixed bag of memories
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tiger Woods was quick to set the record straight, with a smile.
25 Jan 2017 - 1:37pm - 0 Comments
Amateur nails ace, wins car in style
Adam Hadwin made headlines at the PGA Tour CareerBuilder Challenge after carding a 59 on Saturday. And while he deserves it, there's another man having a week he won't soon forget.
22 Jan 2017 - 3:36pm - 0 Comments
Adam Hadwin describes each hole of his 13-under 59
LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Adam Hadwin's hole-by-hole description of his 13-under 59 on Saturday at La Quinta Country Club in the CareerBuilder Challenge:
22 Jan 2017 - 11:56am - 0 Comments