PGA Tour

  GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) – Tiger Woods showed a rare flash of anger on a mostly stress-free day when his second shot on the eighth hole failed to clear a massive fairway bunker.
Garcia wins by two strokes in Monday finish at Wyndham Championship
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Rainy weather left Sergio Garcia stuck in central North Carolina for an extra day. Turns out, it was worth the hassle -- because he's leaving with his first PGA Tour victory in four years.
20 Aug 2012 - 12:20pm - 0 Comments
Garcia leads by one at Wyndham as rain pushes finish to early Monday
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- It's been four years since Sergio Garcia's last PGA Tour victory. He'll have to wait one more day before he can try to finish this one off.
19 Aug 2012 - 6:02pm - 0 Comments
Garcia leads Clark and Cauley by one shot after third round of Wyndham
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- No lead is ever really safe at birdie-friendly Sedgefield Country Club. The last time Sergio Garcia played here, he learned that the hard way.
18 Aug 2012 - 6:36pm - 0 Comments
Walker ties best 36-hole score in Wyndham history to grab 36-hole lead
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Jimmy Walker left the booming, highlight-reel drives to his playing partner. A low score was good enough for him. Walker shot an 8-under 62 on Friday to take the lead at 12-under 128 after two rounds in the Wyndham Championship.
17 Aug 2012 - 7:51pm - 0 Comments
Pettersson shoots 62, takes one-shot lead after first round at Wyndham
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- If any member's bounces went Carl Pettersson's way Thursday at Sedgefield Country Club, well, there's a good reason for that. "That's right -- I am a member," Pettersson said, laughing. "I forgot."
16 Aug 2012 - 7:34pm - 0 Comments
FedExCup playoff spots once again on line at Wyndham Championship
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Time is running out for some players at the Wyndham Championship.
15 Aug 2012 - 8:19pm - 0 Comments
Woods' biggest threat in pursuit of Nicklaus' major record is McIlroy
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. -- The next major is eight months away. The next showdown is nine days away.
14 Aug 2012 - 8:30pm - 0 Comments
Woodland and Daly top list of those in need of push to make playoffs
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. -- Gary Woodland, Y.E. Yang and Chez Reavie all made it to the Tour Championship for a chance to compete for the $10 million bonus prize in the FedExCup finale. One year later, the goal is simply to get to the first playoff event.
14 Aug 2012 - 7:36pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Bradley maintains perfect record of making cuts in majors
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C.  -- Keegan Bradley had a perfect record in the majors when he won the PGA Championship last year because it was his first time playing a major. He's now won 20 percent of his majors, though he kept another mark perfect.
14 Aug 2012 - 7:26pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy reclaims top spot in world ranking after record-setting PGA win
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. -- Rory McIlroy hit off wood chips and out of sand. He even stuck one shot in a tree branch -- and went on to make par like it was no big deal. By the time the PGA Championship was over, he was in a class by himself.
13 Aug 2012 - 7:45pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy's growth makes comparisons with Woods more and more inevitable
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. -- 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 this weekend looked a lot like the early days of Tiger Woods.
13 Aug 2012 - 5:42pm - 1 Comments
Bradley rises to No. 15 in world rank after surprise win at Bridgestone
AKRON, Ohio -- Keegan Bradley felt as though he should have had another PGA Tour victory by now. He might not have guessed it would happen at Firestone on Sunday.
6 Aug 2012 - 4:40pm - 0 Comments
Woods to return to Malaysia to play in CIMB Classic as part of busy October
AKRON, Ohio -- One year before the PGA Tour stop in Malaysia becomes an official event, it will get the biggest draw in golf: Tiger Woods.
6 Aug 2012 - 3:29pm - 0 Comments
Henry wins Reno-Tahoe Open, holds off Rocha for second PGA Tour title
RENO, Nev. -- J.J. Henry thought he was overdue. The 37-year-old Henry played in 176 tournaments on the PGA Tour before he claimed his first victory at the 2006 Buick Open and had played in another 178 events without winning.
5 Aug 2012 - 10:18pm - 0 Comments
Bradley wins in stunning turnaround at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
AKRON, Ohio -- Keegan Bradley never looked like a winner over four days and 71 holes at Firestone until he poured in a 15-foot par putt on the final hole Sunday. Given the way golf has gone this year, no one should have been surprised.
5 Aug 2012 - 6:02pm - 0 Comments
Henry leads Reno-Tahoe Open after making eagle in third straight round
RENO, Nev. -- J.J. Henry says figuring out how many points it will take to win the Reno-Tahoe Open with its odd scoring format is as hard as calculating the elevation changes and swirling wind.
4 Aug 2012 - 9:58pm - 0 Comments
Furyk leads Bridgestone Invitational after round of one birdie, many pars
AKRON, Ohio -- A steady diet of pars kept Jim Furyk in the lead Saturday in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, but not by much.
4 Aug 2012 - 7:34pm - 0 Comments
Rocha grabs second-round lead at Reno-Tahoe Open after strong start
RENO, Nev. -- Alexandre Rocha says one of the reasons he has never won on the PGA Tour is that he often gets off to slow starts.
3 Aug 2012 - 9:56pm - 0 Comments
Furyk scrambles and stays in lead as Woods falls 13 back at Bridgestone
AKRON, Ohio -- Jim Furyk and Tiger Woods each carried momentum through the second round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational on Friday. That meant the best 36-hole score for Furyk in his PGA Tour career, and the worst start for Woods in nearly fourth months.
3 Aug 2012 - 7:11pm - 0 Comments