PGA Tour

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Matt Kuchar overcame a four-stroke deficit to finally finish on top, when his stunning chip-in on the 18th hole gave him a 64 and a victory at the RBC Heritage on Sunday.
Beckman set for Mayakoba defense against Vegas, Baddeley and Daly
Cameron Beckman is content to defend his title in the Mayakoba Golf Classic after failing to qualify for the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
24 Feb 2011 - 12:46pm - 0 Comments
Accenture Match Play Notebook: In at last minute, Holmes wins first match
J.B. Holmes was the last man to get in the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. He was one of the first to reach the second round.
23 Feb 2011 - 8:07pm - 0 Comments
Woods and defending champ Poulter knocked out on Day 1 of Match Play
The slow road back for Tiger Woods took another detour Wednesday when he followed a clutch birdie with a shocking shot into the desert and lost to Thomas Bjorn in the first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
23 Feb 2011 - 5:33pm - 0 Comments
One year later, focus on Woods about his results, not words spoken far away
Tiger Woods is the talk of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship again. At least this year it’s about how he plays, not what he says. That doesn’t mean his prospects are any better.
22 Feb 2011 - 7:46pm - 0 Comments
It's USA vs. Europe as well as player vs. player at Accenture Match Play
More than ever, the World Golf Championships are living up to their name.
22 Feb 2011 - 6:10pm - 0 Comments
McDowell hoping to duplicate team match play success at WGC-Accenture
Graeme McDowell hopes he will finally be able to replicate his excellent team match play record in individual competition this week, when the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship gets under way.
22 Feb 2011 - 5:01pm - 0 Comments
Depth of emerging young talent gives pro golf bright future, says McIlroy
Rory McIlroy believes the influx of young talent into the game means that golf is set for an exciting future, McIlroy is one of the leading figures of that youth movement, lying seventh in the world rankings with two professional titles to his name at the age of just 21.
22 Feb 2011 - 4:55pm - 0 Comments
Resurgent Singh has solid shot to become oldest major champ this year
After what Tom Watson did at Turnberry and before him Greg Norman at Birkdale, it has seemed only a matter of time before somebody sets a new mark as the oldest major champion in history.
22 Feb 2011 - 4:47pm - 0 Comments
Format at Accenture Match Play is fun for players – until they lose
Padraig Harrington might feel a lot better about his chances in the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship if he were still playing junior golf in Ireland. He thinks he'd probably make more birdies, anyway.
21 Feb 2011 - 5:40pm - 0 Comments
Return to his first swing coach helps Baddeley return to winner's circle
The last big hurdle for Aaron Baddeley was a row of eucalyptus trees to the left of the 17th fairway at Riviera, a shot that could have made his two-shot lead disappear at the Northern Trust Open. He never gave it much thought.
21 Feb 2011 - 5:31pm - 0 Comments
Baddeley wins Northern Trust Open, holding off Couples and Singh
Finally a winner again, Aaron Baddeley raised his arms when his last putt dropped into the cup Sunday in the Northern Trust Open as his wife and two young daughters came over to share the moment. They might have been among the few cheering him on at Riviera.
20 Feb 2011 - 7:15pm - 1 Comments
Weir on slow road back from lost year and thankful hurt elbow recovering
If the cashier at a Utah department store recognized Mike Weir, imagine the surprise of seeing the former Masters champion and eight-time PGA Tour winner buying a bag of plastic golf balls. “No, I don’t think I’ve ever bought those before,” Weir said.
20 Feb 2011 - 6:42pm - 1 Comments
Cold winter, birth of fourth child put O'Hair behind in game preparation
Sean O’Hair made his first cut of the year at Pebble Beach and then tied for 72nd at Riviera on Sunday, but it’s not as if he’s off to a slow start.
20 Feb 2011 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
Baddeley sneaks past Couples, leads by one shot at Northern Trust Open
Fred Couples was starting to show his age Saturday at Riviera.
19 Feb 2011 - 7:39pm - 0 Comments
Couples turns back the clock, excels at rainy Riviera with bogey-free day
Fred Couples does not look like he belongs atop the leaderboard on the PGA Tour. Except that he's at Riviera.
18 Feb 2011 - 6:59pm - 0 Comments
Gray taken off Golf Channel after confrontation with Johnson's caddie
The Golf Channel removed Jim Gray from its coverage of the Northern Trust Open on Friday for his handling of Dustin Johnson's penalty for nearly missing his tee time.
18 Feb 2011 - 2:26pm - 15 Comments
Allenby, 2001 champion, among nine players tied for lead at Northern Trust
Ten years after Robert Allenby won a six-man playoff at Riviera, he was part of a nine-way tie for the lead Thursday in the Northern Trust Open.
17 Feb 2011 - 9:22pm - 0 Comments
Johnson penalized two shots for being late for his tee time at Riviera
Dustin Johnson wound up with another bizarre penalty Thursday when his caddie thought his tee time was 40 minutes later than it was, and he had to race up the hill at Riviera just to avoid being disqualified.
17 Feb 2011 - 6:43pm - 0 Comments
Pavin thrilled to be back at beloved Riviera, hoping this isn't the last time
The redness in Corey Pavin’s left eye was so evident that when a reporter asked him what happened, Pavin playfully covered it with his hand and replied, “What do you mean?”
17 Feb 2011 - 12:54pm - 0 Comments