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.
Sony Open first round pushed back to Friday after rains saturate Waialae
All those rookies ready to start their PGA Tour careers will have to wait another day.
13 Jan 2011 - 3:27pm - 0 Comments
Introductions in order at Sony Open, as 26 rookies begin first full season
Maui is a reunion of winners. Oahu is more of a meet-and-greet.
12 Jan 2011 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments
After five-year trip from PGA Tour to rock bottom, Bowditch returns
Four years after his last appearance and five years since depression led to him attempting suicide, Steve Bowditch returns to the PGA Tour at the Sony Open in Hawaii this week.
12 Jan 2011 - 6:49pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Notebook: Kuchar heading to Qatar, with one eye on Falcons
Matt Kuchar is the latest American to dip his toes in the Middle East. He said he will be playing the Qatar Masters the first week of February, which already has attracted Steve Stricker.
12 Jan 2011 - 6:46pm - 0 Comments
Els plans to trim European schedule, will play more in Asia and America
Ernie Els has reached a point in his career where he will not be traveling as far, and making decisions based as much on his business ventures as the golf itself. One of the first tournaments to go is the Scottish Open, which he has won twice and played the last nine years.
11 Jan 2011 - 8:37pm - 2 Comments
Even in defeat, Garrigus has plenty of reasons to be upbeat about his life
The day after missing a 3-foot putt to lose in a playoff, Robert Garrigus couldn’t eat.
11 Jan 2011 - 8:08pm - 0 Comments
McDowell pleased with his new clubs and third-place showing in Hawaii
Graeme McDowell was delighted with his display at the season-opening Hyundai Tournament of Champions, despite agonizingly missing out on a playoff.
11 Jan 2011 - 8:02pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson's caddie Mackay serves as "camera caddie" at BCS title game
Jim “Bones” Mackay is best known to sports fans as the caddie who has been at Phil Mickelson’s side as he won four majors and became one of the biggest names in golf.
11 Jan 2011 - 7:52pm - 0 Comments
Hyundai win has Byrd eager to step up into company of PGA Tour's elite
Only the PGA Tour winners from the previous year are invited to Kapalua to begin the season at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. That wasn’t enough for Jonathan Byrd.
10 Jan 2011 - 5:56pm - 0 Comments
Byrd wins PGA Tour season-opener after two missed putts by Garrigus
Jonathan Byrd had a silver trophy at his side and a lei draped around his neck, a winner Sunday in the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, even if the playoff didn't end the way anyone imagined. "Pretty overwhelmed," he said.
9 Jan 2011 - 10:51pm - 0 Comments
Called-in report of Villegas' violation prompts spirited debate over rules
Dave Andrews says he is not a snitch. He’s not an expert on the rules of golf, either.
9 Jan 2011 - 10:18pm - 2 Comments
Stricker among trio of Americans on top after three rounds at Kapalua
One shot to start his round, and Robert Garrigus was reeling. One shot at the end had him celebrating.
8 Jan 2011 - 10:21pm - 0 Comments
Garrigus powers his way to the top at Kapalua with second-round 63
Robert Garrigus, the biggest hitter on the PGA Tour, is leading the Hyundai Tournament of Champions thanks to one of the shortest clubs in his bag.
7 Jan 2011 - 10:37pm - 0 Comments
Villegas disqualified from Kapalua after viewer phones in rules violation
The Hyundai Tournament of Champions lost another star player Friday when Camilo Villegas was disqualified for a rules violation that a television viewer called in after the opening round at Kapalua.
7 Jan 2011 - 9:38pm - 6 Comments
Byrd and Pettersson share first-round lead at PGA Tour season opener
Jonathan Byrd and Carl Pettersson didn’t miss a beat in the PGA Tour opener, both enjoying the views and surprisingly calm conditions in the Hyundai Tournament of Champions to share the lead at 7-under 66 after Thursday’s first round.
6 Jan 2011 - 11:06pm - 0 Comments
Ogilvy out at Kapalua, future unclear as cut finger not healed enough to play
Geoff Ogilvy tried swinging the cut-down club of his 2-year-old son in the hotel room. He moved out to the balcony to try a regular club, and the results were not much better.
6 Jan 2011 - 6:57pm - 0 Comments
Several players teaming up with new caddies, short-term and long-term
Along with some equipment changes for players, a few of them have new caddies to start the year.
6 Jan 2011 - 6:52pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour season starts with Hyundai Tournament of Champions in Hawaii
Geoff Ogilvy has 12 stitches in his finger. Zach Johnson cut a hole in his shoe to accommodate his bum toe. Hawaii isn’t paradise for everyone at the PGA Tour’s season opener.
6 Jan 2011 - 12:33pm - 0 Comments
Strong European Tour good for golf worldwide, says PGA Tour’s Finchem
The European Tour is stronger than ever, and PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem says he’s glad to see it.
6 Jan 2011 - 1:55am - 0 Comments