As if beating a top-ranked opponent to win the U.S. Amateur wasn't enough, Kelly Kraft got some more good news even before he walked off the 18th green.
The Players Championship has all the ingredients of the fifth-biggest tournament in golf.
11 May 2011 - 5:53pm - 0 Comments
Seve Ballesteros was considered a genius for inventing shots, usually after he found himself in trouble off the fairway. On the eve of the great Spaniard’s funeral, he was remembered by a player who could at times relate.
10 May 2011 - 11:52pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods heard a series of shutters from a spectator’s camera and stopped his swing at the last minute, knees flexed, club shaft parallel to the ground, holding his pose until he could regain his balance.
10 May 2011 - 5:46pm - 3 Comments
Matteo Manassero was always looking for a game, even when he was 4. And even when Seve Ballesteros was in town.
10 May 2011 - 5:23pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson gave the Players Championship -- golf's richest event -- his seal of approval on Tuesday and said the absence of Lee Westwood and Rory McIlroy didn’t change his view of it.
10 May 2011 - 5:18pm - 0 Comments
Padraig Harrington must be wondering what else could possibly happen to him as he prepares for golf's richest event -- the $9.5 million Players Championship this week.
10 May 2011 - 5:15pm - 1 Comments
Tim Clark will be at the TPC Sawgrass this week for the Players Championship, where last year he captured his first PGA Tour victory with the greatest 36-hole comeback in tournament history. Whether he plays golf remains the question.
10 May 2011 - 12:24am - 0 Comments
The European Tour sent out a news release on Lee Westwood, the No. 1 player in the world, hopeful of capturing what he considers to be the fifth major. That would be the BMW PGA Championship in England later this month, not the Players Championship, which Westwood is skipping.
9 May 2011 - 7:35pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods has dropped to eighth in the world golf rankings after being overtaken by Paul Casey of England.
9 May 2011 - 9:36am - 2 Comments
Lucas Glover figures he has played more than 100 rounds with Jonathan Byrd, from junior golf when they were teenagers to their years together at Clemson and nearly a decade on the PGA Tour.
8 May 2011 - 5:44pm - 1 Comments
J.B. Holmes didn't see it go in. The television cameras didn't catch it, either. But the thunderous cheer around the 15th green at Quail Hollow on Saturday made it clear Holmes had one of golf's ultimate rarities: an albatross.
7 May 2011 - 8:03pm - 0 Comments
The crowd was so big and boisterous Saturday that it made Jonathan Byrd a little uncomfortable. Seeing his name atop the leaderboard? Byrd is getting used to that.
7 May 2011 - 6:40pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy's return to the PGA Tour after his final-round Masters meltdown didn't last long, guaranteeing the Wells Fargo Championship will have a new winner.
6 May 2011 - 7:53pm - 0 Comments
Pat Perez found himself in the middle of all the action for the second week in a row. At least this time, everyone wanted to talk to him about his golf.
6 May 2011 - 7:34pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods is returning to competition at the Players Championship. A PGA Tour official confirms that Woods has entered tournament, which starts next Thursday. Woods won the Players in 2001, but it is the one tournament where he has finished out of the top 20 the most times.
6 May 2011 - 3:17pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia wants to play in the U.S. Open. He hasn't decided whether he'll play in a qualifying tournament, if needed, to do so.
5 May 2011 - 6:25pm - 0 Comments
Of all the times Bill Haas has played Quail Hollow, he never had a round quite like this.
5 May 2011 - 5:47pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson’s favorite memory from two years ago at Quail Hollow wasn’t how close he came to winning. “That was the first time I beat Tiger Woods,” Watson said Wednesday. “And you can tell him that.”
5 May 2011 - 11:30am - 0 Comments
Rory Sabbatini could face suspension from the PGA Tour for what was described as a profanity-laced argument with Sean O’Hair during last week’s Zurich Classic in New Orleans.
4 May 2011 - 10:14pm - 1 Comments
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