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  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) – The PGA Tour is completing plans to bring the Match Play Championship to Austin, Texas, starting in 2016.
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
Thompson leads McGladrey by one, Simpson falls back into tie for third
Webb Simpson shot a 1-under 69 on Saturday and is tied for third heading into the final round of the McGladrey Classic.
15 Oct 2011 - 5:12pm - 0 Comments
Simpson stays high up on McGladrey Classic board in quest for money title
Webb Simpson kept his name near the top of the leaderboard Friday at Sea Island and his eyes on a showdown with Luke Donald next week at Disney.
14 Oct 2011 - 5:30pm - 0 Comments
Donald to play Disney in attempt to win money crown over Simpson
Luke Donald is not going to give up the PGA Tour money title without a fight. Donald decided Friday to enter the PGA Tour’s final tournament next week at Disney World, a response to Webb Simpson playing this week in the McGladrey Classic at Sea Island.
14 Oct 2011 - 3:16pm - 0 Comments
Simpson takes big step toward money title with strong open at McGladrey
Webb Simpson signed up for the McGladrey Classic because it gave him a shot at winning the PGA Tour money title. He played Thursday as though he was intent on doing just that.
13 Oct 2011 - 5:09pm - 0 Comments
Fan explains why he threw hot dog at Woods on Sunday at Open
A California man arrested for throwing a hot dog at Tiger Woods during a tournament said he wanted to do something “courageous and epic.”
13 Oct 2011 - 12:37am - 0 Comments
Simpson plays McGladrey Classic with money and history on his mind
After a two-week vacation, Webb Simpson might feel as though nothing has changed. He’s playing golf in Georgia, and all anyone can talk about is money. Only the stakes are a different this time.
12 Oct 2011 - 5:16pm - 0 Comments
Woods expresses gratitude for landing exemption into Chevron Challenge
Tiger Woods is awfully happy he could announce his own name in the field of the Chevron World Challenge.
11 Oct 2011 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments