PGA Tour

SHANGHAI — Rickie Fowler dropped by PGA of America headquarters in Florida with the Ryder Cup trophy last week as a way to let the employees share in the U.S. celebration.
Rory McIlroy's caddie cashes in on FedEx Cup win
SHANGHAI (AP) — Rory McIlroy didn't have to check his bank account to know that his FedEx Cup bonus had been deposited. His caddie, J.P. Fitzgerald, informed him with a text message.
26 Oct 2016 - 4:43pm - 0 Comments
Li Haotong carving path for Chinese professional golfers at WGC
SHANGHAI (AP) — In one year, Li Haotong has gone from being a contender in the HSBC Champions to a superhero. At least on the stage.
26 Oct 2016 - 2:53pm - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy to square off in charity match
SHANGHAI (AP) — Instead of ending his year in the Bahamas, U.S. Open champion Dustin Johnson is headed to the Philippines for an 18-hole match against Rory McIlroy geared toward raising money for charity.
26 Oct 2016 - 2:33pm - 0 Comments
With Tiger Woods out, WGC titles are up for grabs by top players
SHANGHAI — Dustin Johnson's victory in the most recent World Golf Championship at Firestone this summer means he has to capture only the Dell Match Play to become the first player to sweep the four world events.
26 Oct 2016 - 12:18pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy begins shift to new equipment
SHANGHAI (AP) — Rory McIlroy is replacing his Nike driver and two fairway metals this week at the HSBC Champions as he begins to search for new equipment.
26 Oct 2016 - 9:43am - 0 Comments
Ryder Cup star Patrick Reed takes his game worldwide
SHANGHAI (AP) — The Asia swing is the rare trip where Patrick Reed's wife doesn't accompany him. She stayed in Houston because they're finally moving into their new house at The Woodlands. Not that Reed figures to spend that much time in his new digs.
26 Oct 2016 - 9:17am - 0 Comments
Justin Thomas successfully defends CIMB Classic title
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Justin Thomas completed a fairytale return to the CIMB Classic with a successful title defense after eight birdies in the final round Sunday earned him a three-shot victory over closest rival Hideki Matsuyama.
23 Oct 2016 - 12:42pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour: Komodo dragon takes the course at CIMB Classic
From time to time, animals find their way on to a golf course.
23 Oct 2016 - 12:32pm - 0 Comments
CIMB Classic: Kevin Na makes first hole-in-one on PGA Tour
It's easy to assume that all PGA Tour players have a hit an ace in a tournament. Afterall, these guys are really good. But that's not the case for 15-year Tour veteran Kevin Na — until now.
22 Oct 2016 - 12:42pm - 0 Comments
Anirban Lahiri overtakes Justin Thomas at CIMB Classic
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Defending champion Justin Thomas endured a terrible start to the third round of the CIMB Classic after the American faltered with three bogeys and a double bogey to finish with a 1-under 71 Saturday.
22 Oct 2016 - 10:31am - 0 Comments
Defending champion Justin Thomas leads halfway through CIMB Classic
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Justin Thomas had a 6-under 66 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead halfway through the CIMB Classic, staying within striking distance of the tournament record he set in winning the title here last year.
21 Oct 2016 - 11:49am - 0 Comments
Justin Thomas shares lead in title defense at CIMB Classic
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Justin Thomas began his title defense with an 8-under 64 at the CIMB Classic on Thursday, making nine birdies and a bogey to move into a three-way tie with Keegan Bradley and Derek Fathauer for the first-round lead.
20 Oct 2016 - 10:27am - 0 Comments
A long road back to PGA Tour for Fernandez-Castano
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — The easy road back for Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano would have been to return to the comfort of Spain. He chose Newburgh, Indiana. There was another stop in Wichita, Kansas. He made his first trip to Beachwood, Ohio.
19 Oct 2016 - 9:52am - 0 Comments
Rookie Nicholas Lindheim took an unlikely route to the PGA Tour
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Of the 70 players who made the cut in the PGA Tour season opener, Nicholas Lindheim easily could have been mistaken for a college kid who Monday qualified. He had a carry bag. He was not wearing a cap with a logo. He didn't have an equipment deal.
18 Oct 2016 - 4:30pm - 0 Comments
Titleist, FootJoy parent company Acushnet prepares for IPO
Ever lost enough golf balls that you consider buying stock in the company that makes them? Well, soon you will have that opportunity.
18 Oct 2016 - 11:21am - 0 Comments
A few Myrtle Beach area courses still working to reopen after Hurricane Matthew
Most of the Grand Strand's nearly 100 golf courses have reopened following the cleanup of damage caused by Hurricane Matthew. About half of the area's courses reopened within a few days of the Oct. 8 storm, and most of those are allowing carts to ride fairways.
18 Oct 2016 - 7:33am - 0 Comments
PGA Tour: 'Vulnerable' Brendan Steele wins season opener
NAPA, Calif. — By the end of the opening week of a new PGA Tour season, no one felt more vulnerable than Brendan Steele.
17 Oct 2016 - 10:32am - 0 Comments
Brendan Steele rallies to win PGA Tour season opener at Safeway Open
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Brendan Steele figured out how to finish at Silverado and won the Safeway Open for his first PGA Tour victory in more than five years.
16 Oct 2016 - 9:31pm - 0 Comments
Andrew 'Beef' Johnston takes on kid in milk chugging contest
Andrew "Beef" Johnston has had quite the journey on the way to earning his PGA Tour card.  Another part of that journey: Taking on a child in a milk chugging race.
15 Oct 2016 - 1:30pm - 0 Comments