PGA Tour

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona -- Encircled by patrons up and down the 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale -- the rowdiest setting for golf on the PGA Tour -- University Place's Michael Putnam felt the glare from one particular set of eyes in the gallery Friday.
Van Pelt edges ahead of Overton on Day 3 of CIMB Asia Pacific Classic
Bo Van Pelt shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over fellow Indiana player Jeff Overton after the third round of the CIMB Asia Pacific Classic.
29 Oct 2011 - 6:07am - 0 Comments
Overton shares halfway lead in CIMB Asia Pacific Classic with Jacobson
American Jeff Overton shot a course-record 9-under 62 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Sweden’s Fredrik Jacobson in the CIMB Asia Pacific Classic.
28 Oct 2011 - 6:09am - 0 Comments
Bogey-free Allenby leads CIMB Asia Pacific Classic by one over Vegas
Australia’s Robert Allenby shot an 8-under 63 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead over Venezuela’s Jhonattan Vegas after the first round of the CIMB Asia Pacific Classic, the second-year event sanctioned by the PGA Tour and Asian Tour.
27 Oct 2011 - 6:14am - 0 Comments
Donald upset at PGA Tour's decision to delay voting on Player of the Year
Luke Donald is questioning the PGA Tour’s decision to delay the voting for its Player of the Year Award.
26 Oct 2011 - 7:21pm - 0 Comments
Furyk taking long road – really long road – to play in Presidents Cup
If there was an award for who traveled the farthest to get to the Presidents Cup, then Jim Furyk would be a candidate.
26 Oct 2011 - 12:48am - 0 Comments
Top Americans avoiding WGC-HSBC Champions, but Europeans will play
The World Golf Championships were introduced in 1999 to bring the game's top players together more often. By and large they have achieved that, because by and large they have been held in the United States. When they have gone global, though, it has been a different story.
25 Oct 2011 - 7:16pm - 1 Comments
Player of Year still up in air, but most year-end honors easy to identify
The PGA Tour was going to send its postseason awards ballot to the players on Tuesday until realizing the World Golf Championship in Shanghai counts as official if a PGA Tour member wins. So it will wait until after the WGC-HSBC Champions next week.
25 Oct 2011 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
Donald charges to stunning win at Disney, also clinches money title
Already No. 1 in the world, Luke Donald left little doubt who was No. 1 on the PGA Tour.
23 Oct 2011 - 5:18pm - 0 Comments
Veteran Leonard, rookie Chappell tied for lead after 54 holes at Disney
Justin Leonard took his hand off the club not long after contact on the fifth fairway, unhappy with another shot that was not up to his standards, knowing he would have to scramble just to avoid dropping another shot.
22 Oct 2011 - 6:51pm - 0 Comments
Money title contenders Simpson and Donald five back at Disney World
Justin Leonard described his round Friday at Disney as a "fun, easy day," and it was every bit of that. He had a 9-under 63 for his lowest round of the year, putting him in a tie for the lead with Henrik Stenson and Bio Kim at the Children's Miracle Network Hospital Classic.
21 Oct 2011 - 6:48pm - 0 Comments
Donald shares lead at Disney World, two shots ahead of Simpson
Luke Donald got off to a strong start in his pursuit of Webb Simpson and the top spot on the PGA Tour money list, shooting a 6-under 66 Thursday in the opening round of the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Classic to share the lead with six other players.
20 Oct 2011 - 7:15pm - 0 Comments
Australian legend Thomson believes Internationals will win Presidents Cup
Former Presidents Cup Captain Peter Thomson predicts the International team will claim just its second ever win when it takes on the United States next month at Royal Melbourne.
20 Oct 2011 - 6:27pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Notes: Woods and caddie LaCava getting used to each other
Tiger Woods has his third full-time caddie in Joe LaCava, and the idea was to break him in slowly. Woods said he told LaCava at the Open that he wouldn’t ask him questions on club selection or reading putts.
20 Oct 2011 - 6:17pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour to start developmental tour in South America starting in 2012
The PGA Tour is launching a developmental tour south of the border, hoping it can expand its presence in South America as golf prepares to become an Olympic sport again in 2016 in Brazil.
20 Oct 2011 - 5:35pm - 0 Comments
Disney event offers stress from top to bottom on PGA Tour money list
Kevin Chappell was on the Magnolia Course practice range at Disney world, his only concern getting in nine holes of practice under gathering clouds and trying to remember which golf cart was his.
19 Oct 2011 - 6:06pm - 0 Comments
New Shanghai event threatens success of PGA Tour stop in Malaysia
Upon seeing the PGA Tour join other tours in trying to stake out a presence in Asia, one high-ranking tournament official said two years ago, “The Far East looks a lot like the Wild, Wild West.” That appears to be the case with two tournaments next week.
18 Oct 2011 - 11:16pm - 0 Comments
Money title could be final piece in race for PGA Tour player of the year
The PGA Tour money title is relevant for the first time since 2003 because it has come down to two players -- Webb Simpson and Luke Donald -- in the final tournament of the year at Disney. But it’s not just about the money.
18 Oct 2011 - 10:24pm - 0 Comments
Norman says he would have picked Bradley over Woods for U.S. team
Greg Norman doesn't think much of the way Tiger Woods plays golf these days, saying he would not have picked him to play in the Presidents Cup.
16 Oct 2011 - 7:14pm - 0 Comments
Crane rallies to McGladrey Classic win, Simpson takes over money lead
Ben Crane knew he was going home Monday to be with his wife for the birth of their third child. He had no reason to believe he would be bringing the McGladrey Classic trophy with him.
16 Oct 2011 - 6:23pm - 0 Comments