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AVONDALE, La. (AP) -- Erik Compton birdied three of five holes after a nearly six-hour rain delay Saturday, giving the two-time heart transplant recipient a share of the lead with Jason Day early in the third round of the rain-plagued Zurich Classic.
Woods' free drop prompts Mallon to recall strange lost ball deal of her own
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Tiger Woods never found his golf ball at the Wells Fargo Championship last week, and received a free drop when it was pointed out a fan picked up the ball. He went on to miss the cut at Quail Hollow by one shot.
10 May 2012 - 2:44pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Johnson planning to work his way back to practice gradually
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Dustin Johnson has gone two months without playing on the PGA Tour, though he plans to gradually get back to practice.
10 May 2012 - 2:38pm - 0 Comments
Masters 'too important' to drop from PGA Tour schedule, says Finchem
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem said Wednesday the Masters is "too important" for the tour to take it off its official schedule, even though Augusta National has never had a female member in its 80-year history.
9 May 2012 - 11:29pm - 6 Comments
Donald and McIlroy again face off in long battle for No. 1 rank at Players
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Golf's world ranking has been more like a game of musical chairs with the most turnover at the top in the 26-year history of the ranking.
9 May 2012 - 11:09pm - 0 Comments
Woods not worried about his game, hopes to stick around at Players
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Tiger Woods is about the only person not in a panic about his game.
8 May 2012 - 6:09pm - 3 Comments
McIlroy reclaims world No. 1 ranking with his playoff loss at Wells Fargo
LONDON -- Rickie Fowler claimed his first PGA Tour title on Sunday as he won the Wells Fargo Championship in a playoff against D.A. Points and Rory McIlroy. But McIlroy’s consolation prize was a return to the top of the Official World Golf Ranking.
7 May 2012 - 2:07pm - 0 Comments
Wells Fargo Notebook: Fowler and McIlroy planting seeds for long rivalry
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rory McIlroy seems to bring out the best in Rickie Fowler.
6 May 2012 - 8:12pm - 0 Comments
Fowler wins Wells Fargo on first hole of playoff over McIlroy and Points
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rickie Fowler has never been afraid to put it all on the line.
6 May 2012 - 6:28pm - 0 Comments
Wells Fargo Notebook: Ogilvy makes big push to get back into top 50
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Geoff Ogilvy made a bold charge Saturday and can only hope history repeats itself.
5 May 2012 - 8:15pm - 0 Comments
Simpson emerges with one-shot lead after third round of Wells Fargo
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- For someone playing so close to his house, Webb Simpson has been on edge all week.
5 May 2012 - 6:23pm - 0 Comments
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