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McIlroy says his injured arm is okay, confirms that he's dating Wozniacki
U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy says an arm injury won't keep him out of the Omega European Masters next week in Switzerland, and confirmed Thursday that he's dating top-ranked women's tennis player Caroline Wozniacki.
25 Aug 2011 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
Couples tells Woods that he'll be on Presidents Cup team no matter what
Fred Couples has told Tiger Woods that he decided to add him to the 12-member U.S. Presidents Cup team. Couples took the drama out of the debate over whether Woods would be on the team, saying Thursday it's already a done deal.
25 Aug 2011 - 6:29pm - 9 Comments
Els goes from top to bottom of FedEx standings without losing hope
Ernie Els sure didn't look to be down in the dumps for someone who has tumbled so far in the FedExCup standings.
24 Aug 2011 - 7:27pm - 0 Comments
Playoffs likely to determine Player of Year, in time of PGA Tour parity
If the PGA Tour really wanted to put a positive spin on the playoffs, it could claim that three of the four FedExCup champions were voted player of the year. That would be accurate, although it would require an asterisk.
23 Aug 2011 - 9:43pm - 0 Comments
Donald switches his focus to trying to win money races on two circuits
Luke Donald has no trouble finding more targets now that the majors have eluded him for yet another year. When England's world No. 1 starts the FedExCup playoffs this week at The Barclays, he will be out to make up for being edged out by Jim Furyk last year.
23 Aug 2011 - 7:16pm - 0 Comments
Holmes to undergo 'low risk' brain surgery, will miss about three months
J.B. Holmes withdrew from The Barclays on Monday as he prepares to have brain surgery that will force him to miss the rest of the season.
22 Aug 2011 - 5:42pm - 0 Comments
Woods considers making Fall Series start, but gives no indication of which
Tiger Woods is thinking about adding another PGA Tour event to his schedule.
22 Aug 2011 - 4:09pm - 0 Comments
Simpson climbs up to 33rd in ranking while Woods slides down to 36th
A former Wake Forest player claimed his first PGA Tour victory by holding off a late-charging, ex-Florida State standout. Not far behind was a former North Carolina State player. They helped turn the Wyndham Championship into a de facto Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
22 Aug 2011 - 1:20pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Notebook: Johnson might play more European events in 2012
The PGA Tour gets Rory McIlroy. The European Tour might be getting Dustin Johnson.
21 Aug 2011 - 9:51pm - 0 Comments
Simpson cruises to three-shot win at Wyndham, his first PGA Tour victory
Webb Simpson grew up in North Carolina, and his favorite memory of the Wyndham Championship was caddying for Neal Lancaster as a teenager during a pro-am. That might change now that he's won the tournament.
21 Aug 2011 - 6:27pm - 0 Comments
Simpson shoots his way to two-shot lead on Moving Day at Wyndham
Even during a rough start, Webb Simpson never lost his cool. He was rewarded with one of the hottest stretches of his young career. It put the local favorite in position for his first PGA Tour win.
20 Aug 2011 - 7:24pm - 0 Comments
Gainey grabs three-shot lead halfway through Wyndham Championship
Tommy Gainey is struggling with his tee shots. He's having a tough time with his irons. He's fighting a nagging wrist injury. And he's got one of the best two-round scores in Wyndham Championship history.
19 Aug 2011 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy likely to play more than the minimum required events in 2012
U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy still hasn't figured out his 2012 schedule when he takes up PGA Tour membership, although it doesn't sound as though he's going to play the bare minimum tournaments required.
19 Aug 2011 - 5:57pm - 0 Comments
Weir has surgery on troublesome right elbow, expected out until 2012
Mike Weir’s season has ended because of elbow surgery. The Canadian left-hander underwent surgery to repair a torn tendon in his right elbow on Thursday. With a recovery period of three to six months, he’s not expected back on the PGA Tour until 2012.
19 Aug 2011 - 5:28pm - 0 Comments
Quinney and Gainey share first-round lead at Wyndham Championship
If Jeff Quinney keeps this up, he might soon have a new PGA Tour card -- and a spot in the FedExCup playoffs. Quinney and Tommy Gainey shot 7-under 63s on Thursday to share the lead after one round in the Wyndham Championship.
18 Aug 2011 - 7:40pm - 0 Comments
Woods needs to play more events to make Presidents Cup, says Couples
U.S. Captain Fred Couples wants Tiger Woods on the Presidents Cup team, provided Woods plays tournaments before he shows up at the Australian Open a week before the matches.
18 Aug 2011 - 1:32pm - 0 Comments
PGA Championship runner-up Dufner gets 'group' therapy at Auburn
Jason Dufner went from a devastating playoff loss at the PGA Championship to the next stop on the PGA Tour, but not before a brief detour for some group therapy. A big group.
17 Aug 2011 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments
FedExCup playoff spots on the line at last-gasp Wyndham Championship
The Wyndham Championship has attracted one of its best fields, partly out of desperation from some players. The final tournament before the start of the PGA Tour’s playoffs offers one last chance for players to climb the FedExCup rankings and claim a spot in The Barclays.
17 Aug 2011 - 5:47pm - 0 Comments
Woods down but not out, according to those who know his game best
The kid standing behind 15-year-old Tiger Woods on the tee at Torrey Pines was two years older and already a hotshot himself on Southern California’s rough-and-tumble amateur golf circuit the first time he saw the look.
16 Aug 2011 - 6:43pm - 4 Comments