PGA Tour

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- Ten days ago, Louis Oosthuizen finished off a spectacular round at Chambers Bay in University Park, Wash. His 3-under-par 67 in the final round of the U.S.
A year of change on PGA Tour leads to very different landscape for future
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Let's see if we get this straight.
31 Dec 2012 - 11:28am - 0 Comments
Top 10 moments in golf from 2012 range from Kaymer to Stanley to Rose
LONDON -- There was one very big star at the top of the tree in 2012: Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy. While Tiger Woods posted his first PGA Tour wins (three of them) since 2009, his return to the victory podium was merely a side-story.
29 Dec 2012 - 12:48pm - 1 Comments
McIlroy's growth makes comparisons to Woods more and more inevitable
The comparisons are inevitable. The incredible skill, the youth, even the red shirt on Sunday. Rory McIlroy's dominant performance in winning the PGA Championship last summer looked a lot like the early days of Tiger Woods.
27 Dec 2012 - 11:51am - 3 Comments
FedExCup playoffs boost standing of PGA Tour in world ranking points
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Most of the world's best players are going to the Middle East in the winter and the Far East in the fall, to play a series of events on the European Tour.
26 Dec 2012 - 1:32pm - 1 Comments
Notebook: McDowell eager for long break to recharge his 'buzziness'
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Before winning his final event of the year at Tiger Woods’ World Challenge, Graeme McDowell talked all week about how badly he was in need of a 10-week break.
26 Dec 2012 - 1:25pm - 1 Comments
Tales from PGA Tour in 2012 include superstars as well as just nice guys
Dave Kindred, a preeminent American sports writer who has worked his trade for the better part of four decades, was walking down the right side of the first fairway at Kiawah Island with the final group at the PGA Championship when he mentioned he had been teaching a writing class to college s
26 Dec 2012 - 12:39pm - 0 Comments
Pepper leaves NBC Sports after eight years to focus on junor golf advocacy
Dottie Pepper learned the art of retirement at an early age.
24 Dec 2012 - 12:16pm - 1 Comments
Choi gets company on PGA Tour as Korea emerges as world golf power
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- To chase his dream, K.J. Choi had to climb a mountain.
21 Dec 2012 - 1:28pm - 2 Comments
Ogilvy misses out on automatic Masters berth by one single stroke
Geoff Ogilvy came within one stroke of not having to spend the next three months thinking about the Masters.
18 Dec 2012 - 8:01pm - 1 Comments
McIlroy more likely to break Nicklaus' record than Woods, says Norman
COOLUM, Australia -- Former world No. 1 Greg Norman believes Rory McIlroy has a better chance to break Jack Nicklaus' record of 18 major championships than Tiger Woods.
12 Dec 2012 - 6:26pm - 3 Comments
Notebook: Ogilvy down to last chance to make it into Masters next year
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Geoff Ogilvy is down to his last chance if he wants to head into the offseason assured a tee time at Augusta National in April.
11 Dec 2012 - 10:38pm - 1 Comments
Influx of new events, foreign players prompt big change in PGA Tour fields
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Two of the golf tournaments Jeff Maggert once considered his favorites were part of the Fall Series that didn't attract any of the top players. One of them was at Disney World, which began in 1971 and was played for the final time last month.
11 Dec 2012 - 7:36pm - 1 Comments
Disney World event drops off PGA Tour, had been on circuit since 1971
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- The PGA Tour's event in Mexico will anchor a six-tournament schedule next fall that for the first time since 1971 will not include Disney World.
10 Dec 2012 - 12:45pm - 1 Comments
Korean teen Kim has PGA Tour card, but nowhere to play for six months
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- The final Q-School that granted direct access to the PGA Tour could turn out to be a waste of a remarkable effort by Si Woo Kim.
4 Dec 2012 - 7:15pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Pettersen already can't wait to play for Norway in 2016 Olympics
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Few things in golf get Suzann Pettersen more excited than the Olympics in 2016.
4 Dec 2012 - 7:00pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy voted PGA Tour player of the year, completing sweep of awards
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Rory McIlroy sure didn't feel like the PGA Tour player of the year when he arrived at Kiawah Island for the final major of the year. He had missed three cuts, had not contended in a major and had only one win.
4 Dec 2012 - 1:01pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Q-School ends with 26 players earning cards for 2013 season
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Dong-hwan Lee of South Korea wiped away a single tear when he realized he had earned a ticket to the on the PGA Tour.
3 Dec 2012 - 7:18pm - 0 Comments
Woods has a personal stake in World Challenge, making it serious business
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Tiger Woods started his World Challenge in 1999 as a chance to bring together top players from around the world for a tournament that amounted to a holiday exhibition to raise money for his foundation.
3 Dec 2012 - 6:06pm - 0 Comments
Bowditch leads PGA Tour Q-School after fifth round out of six in finals
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Australia's Steven Bowditch shot an 8-under 64 on Sunday on PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course to take a one-stroke lead after the fifth round of the PGA Tour qualifying tournament.
2 Dec 2012 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments