PGA Tour

MONTREAL – Tim Petrovic and Michael Putnam shared the first-round lead in the RBC Canadian Open on Thursday, shooting 6-under 64 in sunny, breezy afternoon conditions at rain-softened Royal Montreal.    The 47-year-old Petrovic w
Watson shares Zurich Classic lead with Jones on low-scoring first day
Bubba Watson entered the Zurich Classic as a favor to his mother.
28 Apr 2011 - 9:04pm - 0 Comments
Donald tees off in New Orleans with one eye on another shot at top spot
World No. 3 Luke Donald will headline the Zurich Classic, which gets under way on Thursday.
27 Apr 2011 - 7:48pm - 0 Comments
Bohn back at Zurich Classic looking to regain positive feelings from 2010
Jason Bohn opens his Zurich Classic of New Orleans title defense Thursday, hoping to regain some magic from a year ago.
27 Apr 2011 - 7:46pm - 0 Comments
Garcia no sure thing for U.S. Open, could miss first major since 1999
Sergio Garcia missed the cut in his first major as a pro, at Carnoustie in 1999 for the British Open. He has played in every major since then, a streak of 46 in a row that suddenly is in danger.
27 Apr 2011 - 1:23pm - 0 Comments
Woods to miss a few weeks while recovering from Masters knee injury
Tiger Woods has a minor injury to his left knee and Achilles’ tendon that will keep him out of the Wells Fargo Championship next week, raising more questions that his health might be the biggest obstacle in his chase of Jack Nicklaus’ record.
26 Apr 2011 - 5:03pm - 1 Comments
Time on his side in quest to become No. 1, says Donald after near-miss
Luke Donald believes he will get plenty more chances to become world No. 1 after just missing out on Sunday.
25 Apr 2011 - 3:52pm - 0 Comments
Westwood officially reclaims top spot in world ranking, Donald stays third
Lee Westwood has retaken the No. 1 spot in the world rankings from Germany's Martin Kaymer, while Luke Donald remains at No. 3.
25 Apr 2011 - 3:33pm - 0 Comments
Snedeker tops Donald in playoff at Heritage, denying Donald top spot
The toughest part of Brandt Snedeker's day was spent in the clubhouse. Snedeker posted an out-of-nowhere 7-under 64 on Sunday to come from six shots behind to finish in the lead at the Heritage nearly two hours before the round ended.
24 Apr 2011 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments
Donald retains Heritage lead through 54 holes, one round away from No. 1
Luke Donald was more concerned about who was behind him at the Heritage than what's ahead should he win Sunday.
23 Apr 2011 - 7:07pm - 0 Comments
Donald closes in on No. 1 ranking by taking halfway lead at Heritage
Luke Donald moved a step closer to the No. 1 ranking Friday, shooting a 6-under 65 on Friday to take the lead halfway through the Heritage.
22 Apr 2011 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments
Willis leads rain-delayed Heritage by one after run of six straight birdies
Garrett Willis couldn't give up on "Old Faithful," no matter how many flashy, new belly putters he tested out this week.
21 Apr 2011 - 8:23pm - 0 Comments
Buzz about landing sponsor is hopeful as Heritage players get ready to play
Jim Furyk noticed there were several more politicians and decision makers on hand than usual when he arrived at Harbour Town Golf Links. And the Heritage defending champion hopes that means good things for the tournament’s future.
20 Apr 2011 - 6:57pm - 0 Comments
Kaymer admits trying to change his game for Masters was big mistake
World No. 1 Martin Kaymer admits now he blundered by trying to change his game for the Masters earlier this month.
20 Apr 2011 - 12:13pm - 0 Comments
Donald poised to reach new heights after several behind-scenes changes
Luke Donald looks like a different player these days. He even acts like a different player. Consider his final hole at the Masters, where he was desperate to make birdie to keep alive his slim hopes.
19 Apr 2011 - 7:09pm - 0 Comments
Johnson splits with caddie in wake of three recent high-profile incidents
Dustin Johnson has decided to split up with his caddie, who was on the bag during two chances to win a major last year and was involved in the American star nearly missing his tee time at Riviera.
19 Apr 2011 - 7:01pm - 0 Comments
Rookie Steele holds off Chappell to win Valero Texas Open by one
Rookie Brendan Steele shot a 1-under 71 on Sunday, overcoming relentless wind and fellow first-year PGA Tour player Kevin Chappell to win the Valero Texas Open by a stroke.
17 Apr 2011 - 7:15pm - 0 Comments
Schwartzel's victory means no major titles are now owned by Americans
It was only fitting that on the 50th anniversary of Gary Player becoming the first non-American player to win the Masters, he watched another South African, Charl Schwartzel, become the first champion at Augusta National to finish with four straight birdies.
17 Apr 2011 - 3:45pm - 0 Comments
From Kaymer to Schwartzel, youth is taking over in major championships
The last four major champions are noteworthy in part because of their passports. It’s the first time since the Masters began in 1934 that four non-American players have won golf’s four biggest events.
17 Apr 2011 - 3:30pm - 0 Comments
Rookie Steele bursts from seven-way tie to lead Valero Texas Open by one
PGA Tour rookie Brendan Steele birdied Nos. 17 and 18 for a 4-under 68 on Saturday, grabbing sole possession of the Valero Texas Open lead after beginning the day tied with a whopping six other players for the top spot.
16 Apr 2011 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments