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FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua played a pivotal role in landing the 2019 PGA Championship and the 2024 Ryder Cup at world-famous Bethpage Black. For Bevacqua, a New York native, this is almost surreal.
2014 Honda Classic
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26 Feb 2014 - 12:28pm - 0 Comments
Rules: When animals obstruct your golf shot
Much of the buzz over the weekend at the Accenture Match Play Championships was about Sergio Garcia’s unusual “good-good” concession in his match with Rickie Fowler.
26 Feb 2014 - 9:15am - 0 Comments
Furman to keep mens golf team alive after alumni jump in with support
The Paladins rode to the rescue.    Furman University said in a statement Tuesday that its men's golf team won't be eliminated after all,
25 Feb 2014 - 9:36pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods Foundation chief Greg McLaughlin to join PGA Tour
Greg McLaughlin, the president and CEO of the Tiger Woods Foundation since 2000, is leaving his twin posts to assume an executive position at the PGA Tour, McLaughlin said Tuesday.   McLaughlin didn't specify the job he'll have at the tour, and the
25 Feb 2014 - 5:36pm - 0 Comments
Golfer's certified world record score
Last fall, I traveled with Team USA to the PGA Cup in De Vere Slaley Hall, Hexham, Northumberland, England. It was an unbelieably awesome experience, in more ways than one.
25 Feb 2014 - 10:22am - 0 Comments
These guys are good – but not everybody knows their names
I produce a lot of the content you see here on PGA.com, and I'd be lying if I said I didn't occasionally make a typo.
25 Feb 2014 - 12:01am - 0 Comments
Victor Dubuisson impresses both Ryder Cup captains
There's been enough written and said about Victor Dubuisson's amazing performance at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship that I don't feel the need to recap all his heroics.
24 Feb 2014 - 6:00pm - 0 Comments
Harold Ramis, writer/director of Caddyshack, dead at 69
Harold Ramis, writer and director of "Caddyshack" -- among a list of other great comedies -- has died at age 69.
24 Feb 2014 - 12:39pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler makes biggest move in U.S. Ryder Cup standings
Bubba Watson, winner of the Northern Trust Open two weeks ago, was the only player to make a move in the top 10 of this week's U.S. Ryder Cup points standings.
24 Feb 2014 - 11:47am - 0 Comments
Clutch golf shots: 10 of the most unlikely pressure shots
French golfer Victor Dubuisson became a household name last night with his mind-blowing performance in a playoff loss to Jason Day in the final of the WGC-Match Play Championship.
24 Feb 2014 - 9:16am - 0 Comments
Watch Victor Dubuisson's back-to-back saves from impossible lies
For three holes -- or approximately 30 minutes -- on Sunday, Victor Dubuisson played a stretch of golf that defied both explanation and description.
23 Feb 2014 - 8:15pm - 0 Comments
Ian Poulter attends Daytona 500
Ian Poulter didn't let his first-round loss to Rickie Fowler at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship ruin his week. He jetted on back to Florida and spent Sunday at the Daytona 500.
23 Feb 2014 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
Heres what a Masters invitation looks like
The final match of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship signals the end of the West Coast Swing.
23 Feb 2014 - 3:35pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia's awkward conceded putt at Match Play
When the format is match play, you're more likely to hear the word "gamesmanship" than "sportsmanship."
21 Feb 2014 - 3:32pm - 0 Comments
Former PGA Champion Padraig Harrington treated for skin cancer
Three-time major champion Padraig Harrington revealed on a radio program in Ireland Friday that he has undergone treatment for skin cancer. Harrington is still listed in the field for next week's Honda Classic at PGA National.
21 Feb 2014 - 10:30am - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth hole-out for a halve at Accenture Match Play
At the time of this post, it was still early in the Round 2 match between Jordan Spieth and Thomas Bjorn at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. Not early enough, however, for what's sure to be one of the best shots we'll see this week.
20 Feb 2014 - 2:09pm - 0 Comments
Ouch! Rory McIlroy shot proves double painful for spectator
If you've spent any time at all watching the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship at Dove Mountain in Marana, Ariz., since the first time the event was played there in 2009, you've no
20 Feb 2014 - 9:49am - 0 Comments
Science driving adidas Golf Innovations
Color me impressed with the adidas Golf Innovations series. Or at least, the first one (the only one that's been released thus far.)
19 Feb 2014 - 9:34pm - 0 Comments
The Most Interesting Stretching Routine in the World
Some people know him as Miguel Angel Jimenez, one of the most accomplished golfers around. Others refer to him as "The Most Interesting Man in the World" - pretty much an ode to his coolness and resemblence to the the Dos Equis guy in the commercial.
19 Feb 2014 - 5:00pm - 0 Comments