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VERONA, N.Y. – Tiger Woods is returning to play in Notah Begay's charity event next month.   It will mark the fifth time Woods will take part in the NB3 Foundation Challenge put on annually by his former college roommate at Stanfo
PGA Tour Notebook: Debate flares over which event is 'fifth major'
The European Tour sent out a news release on Lee Westwood, the No. 1 player in the world, hopeful of capturing what he considers to be the fifth major. That would be the BMW PGA Championship in England later this month, not the Players Championship, which Westwood is skipping.
9 May 2011 - 8:35pm - 0 Comments
Woods slips to eighth in rankings, Mickelson only American in top seven
Tiger Woods has dropped to eighth in the world golf rankings after being overtaken by Paul Casey of England.
9 May 2011 - 10:36am - 2 Comments
Glover wins for first time since 2009 U.S. Open, in Wells Fargo playoff
Lucas Glover figures he has played more than 100 rounds with Jonathan Byrd, from junior golf when they were teenagers to their years together at Clemson and nearly a decade on the PGA Tour.
8 May 2011 - 6:44pm - 1 Comments
Wells Fargo Notebook: Holmes' rare, off-air albatross thrills crowds
J.B. Holmes didn't see it go in. The television cameras didn't catch it, either. But the thunderous cheer around the 15th green at Quail Hollow on Saturday made it clear Holmes had one of golf's ultimate rarities: an albatross.
7 May 2011 - 9:03pm - 0 Comments
Byrd birdies his way to 54-hole lead at Wells Fargo Championship
The crowd was so big and boisterous Saturday that it made Jonathan Byrd a little uncomfortable. Seeing his name atop the leaderboard? Byrd is getting used to that.
7 May 2011 - 7:40pm - 0 Comments
Wells Fargo Notebook: McIlroy's struggles continue at Quail Hollow
Rory McIlroy's return to the PGA Tour after his final-round Masters meltdown didn't last long, guaranteeing the Wells Fargo Championship will have a new winner.
6 May 2011 - 8:53pm - 0 Comments
Perez birdies five of his last six holes to soar into lead at Wells Fargo
Pat Perez found himself in the middle of all the action for the second week in a row. At least this time, everyone wanted to talk to him about his golf.
6 May 2011 - 8:34pm - 0 Comments
Woods to return to action next week at Players Championship, knee better
Tiger Woods is returning to competition at the Players Championship. A PGA Tour official confirms that Woods has entered tournament, which starts next Thursday. Woods won the Players in 2001, but it is the one tournament where he has finished out of the top 20 the most times.
6 May 2011 - 4:17pm - 0 Comments
Wells Fargo Notebook: Garcia hopes strong month puts him in U.S. Open
Sergio Garcia wants to play in the U.S. Open. He hasn't decided whether he'll play in a qualifying tournament, if needed, to do so.
5 May 2011 - 7:25pm - 0 Comments
Haas off to hot start, matches Wells Fargo scoring record to lead by two
Of all the times Bill Haas has played Quail Hollow, he never had a round quite like this.
5 May 2011 - 6:47pm - 0 Comments
Wells Fargo Notebook: Watson's advice for Tiger is all in his head
Bubba Watson’s favorite memory from two years ago at Quail Hollow wasn’t how close he came to winning. “That was the first time I beat Tiger Woods,” Watson said Wednesday. “And you can tell him that.”
5 May 2011 - 12:30pm - 0 Comments
Sabbatini in trouble with PGA Tour, could be disciplined, even suspended
Rory Sabbatini could face suspension from the PGA Tour for what was described as a profanity-laced argument with Sean O’Hair during last week’s Zurich Classic in New Orleans.
4 May 2011 - 11:14pm - 1 Comments
Wells Fargo Championship course set up to reward aggressive players
No one else at Quail Hollow has won more majors, and no is close to his PGA Tour victories. Not surprisingly, no one had more fans following his every move Wednesday at the Wells Fargo Championship. That used to be the case for Tiger Woods.
4 May 2011 - 11:10pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy, back at Quail Hollow, ready to move on from Masters misery
The first time Rory McIlroy recalls watching the Masters on TV was in 1996. And like any other 6-year-old already smitten with the game, he no doubt dreamed of being on that stage himself one day.
3 May 2011 - 7:40pm - 0 Comments
New PGA Tour putting statistic aims to take bias out of previous stats
Dean Wilson always believed he was a good putter, whether he was in Japan or on the PGA Tour. The trick was finding proof of that in the statistics.
3 May 2011 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments
O'Hair decides to leave swing coach Foley as housecleaning continues
Sean O’Hair not only is looking for his game, he’s now looking for a new swing coach.
3 May 2011 - 5:45pm - 0 Comments
McDowell says no one will break par during U.S. Open at Congressional
Reigning U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell played the famed Blue Course at Congressional Country Club for the first time Monday. It was just a look-see practice round, so naturally it wasn’t televised. But, this being the 21st century, it was very much Twitterized.
2 May 2011 - 5:46pm - 0 Comments
USGA likely to change 'bad rule' that hurt Simpson on Zurich Classic green
Webb Simpson called it a “bad rule.” He was penalized a stroke because the ball moved as he was addressing it on the green, costing him one stroke and perhaps his first PGA Tour victory.
2 May 2011 - 5:30pm - 0 Comments
Watson edges Simpson to win Zurich Classic for second victory of 2011
Bubba Watson has been working on becoming a better man. He figures he's probably a better player because of it. Earlier in his career, a double bogey in the middle of a hotly contested final round might have knocked the combustible Watson off his game.
1 May 2011 - 7:08pm - 0 Comments