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RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico -- PGA Tour rookie Mark Hubbard closed with a birdie in windy conditions Thursday for a one-stroke lead in the Puerto Rico Open.
Simpson climbs up to 33rd in ranking while Woods slides down to 36th
A former Wake Forest player claimed his first PGA Tour victory by holding off a late-charging, ex-Florida State standout. Not far behind was a former North Carolina State player. They helped turn the Wyndham Championship into a de facto Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
22 Aug 2011 - 1:20pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Notebook: Johnson might play more European events in 2012
The PGA Tour gets Rory McIlroy. The European Tour might be getting Dustin Johnson.
21 Aug 2011 - 9:51pm - 0 Comments
Simpson cruises to three-shot win at Wyndham, his first PGA Tour victory
Webb Simpson grew up in North Carolina, and his favorite memory of the Wyndham Championship was caddying for Neal Lancaster as a teenager during a pro-am. That might change now that he's won the tournament.
21 Aug 2011 - 6:27pm - 0 Comments
Simpson shoots his way to two-shot lead on Moving Day at Wyndham
Even during a rough start, Webb Simpson never lost his cool. He was rewarded with one of the hottest stretches of his young career. It put the local favorite in position for his first PGA Tour win.
20 Aug 2011 - 7:24pm - 0 Comments
Gainey grabs three-shot lead halfway through Wyndham Championship
Tommy Gainey is struggling with his tee shots. He's having a tough time with his irons. He's fighting a nagging wrist injury. And he's got one of the best two-round scores in Wyndham Championship history.
19 Aug 2011 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy likely to play more than the minimum required events in 2012
U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy still hasn't figured out his 2012 schedule when he takes up PGA Tour membership, although it doesn't sound as though he's going to play the bare minimum tournaments required.
19 Aug 2011 - 5:57pm - 0 Comments
Weir has surgery on troublesome right elbow, expected out until 2012
Mike Weir’s season has ended because of elbow surgery. The Canadian left-hander underwent surgery to repair a torn tendon in his right elbow on Thursday. With a recovery period of three to six months, he’s not expected back on the PGA Tour until 2012.
19 Aug 2011 - 5:28pm - 0 Comments
Quinney and Gainey share first-round lead at Wyndham Championship
If Jeff Quinney keeps this up, he might soon have a new PGA Tour card -- and a spot in the FedExCup playoffs. Quinney and Tommy Gainey shot 7-under 63s on Thursday to share the lead after one round in the Wyndham Championship.
18 Aug 2011 - 7:40pm - 0 Comments
Woods needs to play more events to make Presidents Cup, says Couples
U.S. Captain Fred Couples wants Tiger Woods on the Presidents Cup team, provided Woods plays tournaments before he shows up at the Australian Open a week before the matches.
18 Aug 2011 - 1:32pm - 0 Comments
PGA Championship runner-up Dufner gets 'group' therapy at Auburn
Jason Dufner went from a devastating playoff loss at the PGA Championship to the next stop on the PGA Tour, but not before a brief detour for some group therapy. A big group.
17 Aug 2011 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments
FedExCup playoff spots on the line at last-gasp Wyndham Championship
The Wyndham Championship has attracted one of its best fields, partly out of desperation from some players. The final tournament before the start of the PGA Tour’s playoffs offers one last chance for players to climb the FedExCup rankings and claim a spot in The Barclays.
17 Aug 2011 - 5:47pm - 0 Comments
Woods down but not out, according to those who know his game best
The kid standing behind 15-year-old Tiger Woods on the tee at Torrey Pines was two years older and already a hotshot himself on Southern California’s rough-and-tumble amateur golf circuit the first time he saw the look.
16 Aug 2011 - 6:43pm - 4 Comments
Bradley jumps up to 29th in world ranking, Woods slides down to 33rd
PGA Championship winner Keegan Bradley moved up from 108th to 29th in the Official World Golf Ranking -- and joins the list of those now ahead of Tiger Woods.
15 Aug 2011 - 1:56pm - 3 Comments
Woods set to miss HSBC Champions this fall unless things change
The decline and fall of Tiger Woods has come to this -- he doesn’t even qualify for the next World Golf Championship event as things stand now.
14 Aug 2011 - 5:56pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy plans to take in some tennis before playing any more golf
Rory McIlroy was left with bitter memories of one hole in particular as he shot 74 on Sunday in what is likely to be his last round in the United States for more than six months.
14 Aug 2011 - 5:23pm - 0 Comments
Scott stands by caddie Williams, says controversy generated by media
Steve Williams says he meant no harm. Adam Scott calls it no big deal. Now, they agree, it’s time “to let our clubs do the talking.”
9 Aug 2011 - 11:53pm - 0 Comments
Injured Clark to be International team assistant captain at Presidents Cup
JOHNS CREEK, Ga.  -- Tim Clark is going to the Presidents Cup, but not to play.
9 Aug 2011 - 11:46pm - 0 Comments
Donald consolidates his No. 1 ranking as Woods falls down to No. 30
Luke Donald says he can take "a lot of positives" from his tie for second second place at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational as he looks ahead to this week's PGA Championship.
8 Aug 2011 - 1:32pm - 0 Comments
Piercy squanders three-shot lead, then wins Reno-Tahoe Open by one
Scott Piercy squandered a three-stroke lead, then dodged more trouble before making a 7-foot par putt on the final hole Sunday to win the Reno-Tahoe Open by one stroke. Piercy shot a 2-under 70 to finish at 15-under 273 to edge Pat Perez.
7 Aug 2011 - 10:39pm - 0 Comments