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Top 50 in world ranking has become new 'golden ticket' in pro golf
Golf has a new magic number. This one is found in the world ranking, not on a scorecard. For all the talk over the last six months about who’s No. 1, what really matters in this era of global golf is being safe within the top 50.
24 May 2011 - 6:02pm - 0 Comments
Woods using crutches and boot, still expects to play U.S. Open next month
Tiger Woods says he’ll be ready to go for the U.S. Open. Good thing for Woods there’s time to get healthy.
24 May 2011 - 12:20pm - 1 Comments
Woods drops to 12th in world ranking, out of top 10 for first time in 14 years
Tiger Woods has fallen to 12th in the world rankings, dropping out of the top 10 for the first time in 14 years.
23 May 2011 - 12:15pm - 0 Comments
Ishikawa finishes strong, among seven to secure their U.S. Open spots
Ryo Ishikawa is among seven players who no longer have to qualify for the U.S. Open.
22 May 2011 - 9:15pm - 0 Comments
Toms' comeback at Colonial gets 13th career win, erases Players memory
David Toms was beginning to wonder if he could ever win again on the PGA Tour. Now he has the most satisfying victory of all.
22 May 2011 - 8:40pm - 1 Comments
PGA Tour Notes: Youth movement coming in language as well as talent
Matteo Manassero already has won twice on the European Tour, cracked the top 50 in the world and is playing a full schedule in the major championships this year. By now, it's understood that he's only 18 and still doesn't have a driver's license.
22 May 2011 - 5:00pm - 0 Comments
Toms blows seven-shot Colonial lead as Wi charges up and takes over
Charlie Wi began the third round at Colonial just hoping to cut into playing partner David Toms' big lead. Wi certainly never expected to be leading the Crowne Plaza Invitational at the end of the day.
21 May 2011 - 7:53pm - 0 Comments
Toms continues to romp at Colonial, even as storm interrupts second round
David Toms has gone from a disappointing playoff loss to matching the PGA Tour scoring record for the first 36 holes of a tournament. Toms shot his second straight 8-under 62 at Colonial on Friday to open a seven-stroke lead at the Crowne Plaza Invitational.
20 May 2011 - 7:42pm - 1 Comments
U.S. Open exemptions to be finalized in tournaments worldwide this week
Tournaments on three continents this week could go a long way toward deciding who gets in the U.S. Open. The top 50 in the world ranking published next Monday are exempt from qualifying.
20 May 2011 - 2:03pm - 0 Comments
Toms bounces back from Players loss with 62 to share lead at Colonial
David Toms quickly rebounded from the disappointment of his near-miss.
19 May 2011 - 7:26pm - 0 Comments
Toms happy to be at comfy Colonial after tough Players playoff loss
David Toms is in a good spot the week after coming oh-so-close to his first PGA Tour victory in five years.
18 May 2011 - 5:37pm - 1 Comments
Woods remains top sports celebrity, ranks sixth overall on Forbes list
For his golf, Tiger Woods is about to fall out of the top 10 in the world for the first time in 14 years. For his star power, he still ranks ahead of any other athlete.
18 May 2011 - 4:54pm - 0 Comments
With all his injuries, asks Ferguson, is it finally time to give up on Woods?
Four days after Tiger Woods declared himself unfit to play more than nine holes at the Players Championship, he said he expected to be at the U.S. Open next month. “Will do all I can to get there,” he said on Twitter.
17 May 2011 - 6:45pm - 3 Comments
Watson pleased with success, but not ready to be face of American golf
Bubba Watson is leading the FedExCup standings and has won three times on the PGA Tour in the last year. But the long-hitting left-hander says he’s not ready to become the face of American golf.
17 May 2011 - 6:05pm - 1 Comments
Woods still planning to play in U.S. Open, knee suffered no more injury
Tiger Woods says he did no more damage to his left leg at the Players Championship and expects to play the U.S. Open next month.
17 May 2011 - 12:52am - 0 Comments
Players Championship Notebook: McDowell's collapse opens the door
Graeme McDowell couldn't muster any momentum. The flat feeling that overwhelmed him following an unlucky roll on No. 18 in the rain-delayed third round Sunday morning carried over to the final round. And he never recovered.
15 May 2011 - 8:50pm - 0 Comments
Choi outlasts Toms in sudden death to win Players on marathon Sunday
K.J. Choi did everything demanded of the winner at the Players Championship.
15 May 2011 - 7:38pm - 1 Comments
Bad bounce reduces McDowell's lead to one heading into final round
The consolation for Graeme McDowell is he still has the lead at the Players Championship.
15 May 2011 - 11:33am - 0 Comments
'Spectacular' McIlroy should win majors, says Schwartzel
Don’t worry about Rory McIlroy, there are major titles coming his way. That is the message from South African Charl Schwartzel, the player who last month took the Masters title many thought was destined for the 22-year-old from Northern Ireland.
14 May 2011 - 10:32pm - 0 Comments