PGA Tour

TROON, Scotland (AP) — Jason Day is more motivated by failure than success, which helps explain how he reached No. 1 in the world. And it all started last year at the British Open.
Singh, day after exoneration, pulls out of Wells Fargo event with sore back
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Vijay Singh withdrew from the Wells Fargo Championship because of a sore back Wednesday, one day after the PGA Tour said it would not punish the Fijian for his admission that he used deer antler spray.
1 May 2013 - 10:32am - 0 Comments
PGA Tour issues statement regarding Vijay Singh deer antler spray case
Editor's Note: Here is the statement released by the PGA Tour regarding Vijay Singh on April 30:
30 Apr 2013 - 4:49pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour drops doping case against Vijay Singh
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The PGA Tour dropped its doping case against Vijay Singh on Tuesday based on new information from the World Anti-Doping Agency, which said using deer antler spray is no longer prohibited because it contains such small amounts of a growth hormone fa
30 Apr 2013 - 4:42pm - 0 Comments
Mercedes-Benz replaces ExxonMobil as one of three main Masters sponsors
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Mercedes-Benz has upgraded its corporate involvement at the Masters by becoming one of three global sponsors, allowing the Germany-based automaker to air television ads during the limited commercial space in domestic telecasts. 
30 Apr 2013 - 3:56pm - 0 Comments
Simpson hopes experience at Merion will help him defend U.S. Open title
ARDMORE, Pa. -- Webb Simpson has already played for an amateur championship at Merion. He's ready to win a major there on his next visit.
30 Apr 2013 - 12:45am - 0 Comments
Horschel wins Zurich Classic by one shot over Points, Guan finishes 71st
AVONDALE, La. -- Billy Horschel shot an 8-under 64 in the final round of the Zurich Classic, maintaining his composure through a pair of weather delays for his first-career PGA Tour victory on Sunday. 
28 Apr 2013 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Glover leads Zurich Classic by two over four pursuers after third round
AVONDALE, La. -- Lucas Glover moved into position for his first tournament victory in two years with a strong performance at the Zurich Classic on Friday, yet he's not certain if he'll even finish the four rounds. 
27 Apr 2013 - 6:08pm - 0 Comments
Glover leads Zurich Classic by one after second round, Guan makes cut
AVONDALE, La. -- Lucas Glover made an 18-foot birdie putt on his final hole Friday to take a one-stroke lead over Boo Weekley after the second round of the Zurich Classic. 
26 Apr 2013 - 7:10pm - 0 Comments
Barnes leads Zurich Classic after first round, Weekley and Glover one back
AVONDALE, La. -- Ricky Barnes birdied six of the last eight holes Thursday at rain-softened TPC Louisiana to take a one-stroke lead in the Zurich Classic. 
25 Apr 2013 - 8:39pm - 0 Comments
Nicklaus lost credit for two amateur majors, but hes not exactly sure when
At some point after he won the 1986 Masters, Jack Nicklaus lost two major championships. He's just not sure when. 
25 Apr 2013 - 7:24pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Fernandez-Castano and Olesen take PGA Tour membership
As much as he loves the American style of golf, Matteo Manassero of Italy isn't in a big rush to try to join the PGA Tour. He is in his fourth year on the European Tour, though he just turned 20 on Friday. 
25 Apr 2013 - 6:49pm - 0 Comments
Nicklaus: Woods drop ruling correct, not sure about Guan penalty
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Jack Nicklaus thinks Tiger Woods got the proper ruling at the Masters.  However, he's not so sure he agrees with the slow-play penalty given to 14-year-old Chinese phenomenon Guan Tianlang. 
24 Apr 2013 - 7:21pm - 0 Comments
Dufner, defending champion, among eight past winners at Zurich Classic
AVONDALE, La. -- One year ago, Jason Dufner's victory at the Zurich Classic made him the fifth player in the last eight years to celebrate his maiden PGA Tour triumph in New Orleans. 
24 Apr 2013 - 6:42pm - 0 Comments
Guan blending into young crowd as latest teen to tee it up on PGA Tour
There was a time when a 14-year-old on the PGA Tour would be considered big news.  It's starting to feel like old news. 
23 Apr 2013 - 11:31pm - 0 Comments
Woods to extend post-Masters break, will skip Wells Fargo Championship
23 Apr 2013 - 6:59pm - 0 Comments
McDowell returns to top 10 in world ranking after RBC Heritage victory
HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- Graeme McDowell found just the pick-me-up after a frustrating week at the Masters. 
22 Apr 2013 - 7:12pm - 0 Comments
McDowell wins RBC Heritage over Simpson on first hole of sudden death
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- For all the big moments in Graeme McDowell's career, his resume was short on PGA Tour victories. 
21 Apr 2013 - 7:01pm - 0 Comments
Hoffman leads RBC Heritage by two after third round thanks to hot start
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Charley Hoffman's quick start gave him a two-shot lead over U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson after three rounds of the RBC Heritage on Saturday. 
20 Apr 2013 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
Snedeker makes cut at RBC Heritage as rain-delayed second round ends
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Brandt Snedeker gets to play on at the rain-delayed RBC Heritage after the second-round wrapped up Saturday morning.
20 Apr 2013 - 11:43am - 0 Comments