PGA Tour

SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Jimmy Walker made himself right at home on the Texas Open leaderboard. Walker won his hometown event Sunday to become the first two-time winner this season on the PGA Tour, beating fellow Texan Jordan Spieth by four strokes.
Wells Fargo Notebook: Moore not happy with penalty for moving ball
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Ryan Moore noticed his ball move ever so slightly as he went to tap in a 10-inch putt for par on the 11th hole. He didn't think it was a penalty because the rule had changed for this year. Not quite.
4 May 2012 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
Woods misses cut at Wells Fargo as Watney surges to front after 36 holes
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Nick Watney answered what he referred to as a wake-up call at the Wells Fargo Championship by taking the lead. Tiger Woods might need one after missing the cut.
4 May 2012 - 6:06pm - 0 Comments
Wells Fargo Notebook: Fowler waits patiently for his turn at PGA Tour win
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rickie Fowler isn't letting the fact that he hasn't won on the PGA Tour consume him. He knows it'll come someday.
3 May 2012 - 9:20pm - 0 Comments
Simpson, Cink, Moore share first-day lead at Wells Fargo Championship
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Webb Simpson was nervous playing in the same group with Tiger Woods. It sure didn't show Thursday in the Wells Fargo Championship.
3 May 2012 - 7:28pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy, even at young age, finding a balance between golf and real life
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rory McIlroy went home to Northern Ireland after the Masters and left his clubs behind in Florida. He didn't touch them again until he returned last week to start gearing up for a big summer that includes his title defense at the U.S. Open.
2 May 2012 - 6:08pm - 0 Comments
Wells Fargo Notebook: Players like changes to Quail Hollow's 17th hole
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- PGA Tour players have been clamoring for change at Quail Hollow for nine years, and finally someone listened.
2 May 2012 - 5:43pm - 0 Comments
Glover finally feeling healthy after injuries to knee and rib slowed him
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Lucas Glover already has been through a lot this year, even if the calendar shows the first week in May.
2 May 2012 - 3:42pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Els plays his way into U.S. Open, no obvious exemptions loom
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Ernie Els was on the USGA's radar screen when it comes to special exemptions for the U.S. Open. That won't be necessary now. Even though he lost in a playoff at New Orleans on Sunday, it was enough to move the two-time U.S. Open champion to No.
2 May 2012 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
For Kim, questions about his form linger as long as injuries stay unhealed
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The practice range at Quail Hollow was filled with PGA Tour players Tuesday afternoon, making it too busy for Anthony Kim.
1 May 2012 - 7:27pm - 2 Comments
Travelers Championship building rep for young talent to break through
CROMWELL, Conn. -- Five more young golfers have committed to playing in this year's Travelers Championship, which is gaining a reputation as a good tournament for new talent to break through on the PGA Tour.
1 May 2012 - 6:45pm - 0 Comments
Olympic Club will present 'tricky test' in U.S. Open, says champion McIlroy
SAN FRANCISCO -- Even though he has yet to play at The Olympic Club, Rory McIlroy already knows what to expect this June. All he has to do is look at his scorecard from last year.
30 Apr 2012 - 6:58pm - 0 Comments
Woods trades news conference for video Q & A session with his fans
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The only questions Tiger Woods fielded before this week's tournament came from his fans.
30 Apr 2012 - 6:31pm - 0 Comments
Donald back to No. 1 spot in world ranking, Dufner makes debut in top 20
LONDON -- Luke Donald regained the top spot in the Official World Golf Ranking with a third-place finish in the Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Sunday. The 34-year-old Englishman needed a top-7 finish at TPC Louisiana to regain the No.
30 Apr 2012 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
Dufner takes Zurich Classic over Els in playoff for first PGA Tour victory
AVONDALE, La. -- Jason Dufner was more nervous about a putt under 2 feet on a playoff hole at the Zurich Classic than about getting married next weekend. His recent late-tournament struggles made it easy to understand why.
29 Apr 2012 - 6:59pm - 0 Comments
Ballesteros named golf’s all-time short game king, according to player survey
LONDON -- Gone, but certainly not forgotten, Seve Ballesteros is the greatest of all-time when it comes to short-game skills and bunker play.
29 Apr 2012 - 6:03pm - 0 Comments
Woods' problems lie in his nerves and lack of confidence, says Harmon
Tiger Woods will be back in action at the Wells Fargo Championship this week for the first time since his disappointing 40th-place finish at the Masters.
29 Apr 2012 - 5:54pm - 3 Comments
Nicklaus' first U.S. Open win, 50 years ago, captured in new documentary
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jack Nicklaus was a 22-year-old rookie, golf's next big star still without a win as a pro.
29 Apr 2012 - 2:52pm - 0 Comments
Dufner leads Zurich Classic by two shots over DeLaet after third round
AVONDALE, La. -- Jason Dufner got past Saturday without any of the troubles that have marked his weekend struggles. He knows Sunday will be a much bigger challenge.
28 Apr 2012 - 6:23pm - 0 Comments
Dufner takes 36-hole lead at Zurich Classic, Watson makes cut by one
Jason Dufner is in familiar territory atop the leaderboard after 36 holes. It's the weekends that have given him fits.
27 Apr 2012 - 7:57pm - 0 Comments