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The stars are out for this week's Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, N.C. Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy and Hunter Mahan - they're all there, along with a host of others.
R&A set for historic vote on Thursday to allow women to become members
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17 Sep 2014 - 12:54pm - 0 Comments
Four Ryder Cup players tuning up in Wales Open before trip to Gleneagles
NEWPORT, Wales – Four members of Europe's Ryder Cup team are playing in the ISPS Handa Wales Open this week, giving captain Paul McGinley a chance to assess their form heading into next week's matches against
17 Sep 2014 - 12:44pm - 0 Comments
After three years, Adam Scott parts ways with caddie Steve Williams
After a three-year partnership that resulted in Adam Scott becoming the first Australian-born winner of the Masters, the former World No. 1 and caddie Steve Williams have parted ways. Scott made the announcement in a statement released Wednesday morning.
17 Sep 2014 - 9:50am - 0 Comments
Dumped by girlfriend, man damages golf courses to tune of $50K
A broken heart can make a person do silly things -- or in the case of 23-year-old Austin Christopher from western New York, downright stupid things.
17 Sep 2014 - 9:22am - 0 Comments
Ryder Cup Flashback: 1997 at Valderrama
For the first time in Ryder Cup history, the 1997 matches at Valderrama in Sotogrande, Spain, were played in continental Europe. And, there was a very special European captain for the occasion -- Seve Ballesteros.
17 Sep 2014 - 8:53am - 0 Comments
Billy Horschel daughter born two days after he wins FedExCup
On Sunday, Billy Horschel won the Tour Championship and the FedExCup – and the $10 million bonus that goes with it. Tonight, he got an even bigger prize.
16 Sep 2014 - 10:37pm - 0 Comments
Rick Cloninger defeats medalist Alan Fadel in US Senior Amateur
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Rick Cloninger advanced to the U.S.
16 Sep 2014 - 9:55pm - 0 Comments
Susan West advances in US Senior Women's Amateur, Ellen Port upset
DEAL, N.J. – Former Alabama tennis player Susan West won two matches Tuesday in the U.S.
16 Sep 2014 - 9:48pm - 0 Comments
Future of 2016 Olympics golf course back to court in dispute over wildlife
RIO DE JANEIRO – A Brazilian court is set to decide the future of the golf course for the 2016 Olympics, a layout that is being carved out of a nature reserve with luxury high-rise apartments planned around the edges.    The city
16 Sep 2014 - 6:50pm - 0 Comments
West Coast Swing could be impacted by Match Play Championship move
ATLANTA – Some 20 years ago, there was a feeling that the PGA Tour didn't really get going until Florida.    It might feel like that next year, too.    Among the contributing factors &n
16 Sep 2014 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods explains what he wants from new swing coach, if he hires one
ATLANTA – Tiger Woods is in no hurry to look for a new swing coach, not until he's finished restoring his "explosiveness."    Does he even need a coach?    Woods has been play
16 Sep 2014 - 6:04pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Jordan Spieth on long quest to replace favorite, broken driver
ATLANTA – Jordan Spieth revealed at the Tour Championship that he has been looking for the right driver for the last four months.    He said the driver he had used the last two years cracked on Wednesday of The Players Championsh
16 Sep 2014 - 5:57pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy wins '14 Vardon Trophy, PGA of America Player of Year Award
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Rory McIlroy, who won the Open Championship and PGA Championship in a three-week span, captured his second PGA of America Player of the Year Award and Vardon Trophy in three years.
16 Sep 2014 - 3:50pm - 0 Comments
Ryder Cup Flashback: 1995 at Oak Hill
Today we take you back to the fall of 1995, where the 31st Ryder Cup Matches were held at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y. It was truly the start of what has become European dominance.
16 Sep 2014 - 9:47am - 0 Comments
Peter Uihlein survives golf course frog attack
We've profiled crocodile attacks in this space before.
16 Sep 2014 - 9:12am - 0 Comments
Who would you choose for PGA Tour Player of the Year?
Now that the FedExCup has been decided, the PGA Tour has unveiled its five official candidates for Player of the Year honors.
15 Sep 2014 - 11:04pm - 0 Comments
Medalist Alan Fadel wins his first- round match in US Senior Amateur
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Qualifying medalist Alan Fadel beat Stephen Fox 1 up on Monday in the first round of the U.S.
15 Sep 2014 - 10:09pm - 0 Comments
Two-time defending champ Ellen Port advances in US Senior Women's Am
DEAL, N.J. – Two-time defending champion Ellen Port advanced to the second round of the U.S. Senior Women's Amateur on Monday at Hollywood Golf Club, beating Kimberly Briele 6 and 4.   The 52-year-old Port, from St.
15 Sep 2014 - 7:23pm - 0 Comments
PGA Member Tim Thelen wins for fourth time on European Senior Tour
PGA Professional Tim Thelen added another victorious chapter to his amazing second career over the weekend when he won the Senior Open of Portugal on the European Sen
15 Sep 2014 - 3:30pm - 0 Comments