PGA News Archive

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
European Tour aces its #MannequinChallenge video
Remember planking? The Ice Bucket Challenge? "Icing" friends? Well, all the rage lately has been the #MannequinChallenge where you shoot a video of a group of people just standing in place, not moving, like... a mannequin.
Leading golf brands will spotlight fashion and accessories at 64th PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
Ariya Jutanugarn in position for LPGA player of year
NAPLES, Fla. — Ariya Jutanugarn has already decided the first thing she will do if she wins the bonus cash that accompanies the Race to the CME Globe title. She'll take her mom out for a celebratory dinner.
John Elway named honorary chairman of 2018 US Senior Open
DENVER — John Elway will trade in the gridiron for the greens when the 39th U.S. Senior Open comes to Colorado Springs in 2018. The Denver Broncos boss was named honorary chairman of the tournament at the Broadmoor Golf Club on Tuesday.
Golf tips: Layer up for cold weather without hindering your swing
In many areas around the country, golf season is quickly winding down. Colder weather is moving in and, before we know it, our favorite courses will most likely be covered in snow.
Russell Knox, Duncan Stewart excited for dream reunion at World Cup
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — They were always close as friends. They used to be just as close as golfers.
Golf Notebook: Tour going from lasers to cameras to track shots on greens
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The laser machines that have been tracing shots at PGA Tour events for more than a decade were getting old and needed to be replaced. That led tour officials to ask if there was a better method to collect data.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
John DalCorobbo taking a victory lap at Senior PGA Professional Championship
This story appeared in the November edition of PGA Magazine.
PGA champion Jimmy Walker, LPGA Tour star Lexi Thompson team up for charity
Both Jimmy Walker and Lexi Thompson had a pretty good 2016 for different reasons.
European Tour announces new series, overhaul of top events
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The European Tour announced on Tuesday that it will group at least seven of its marquee events together as the Rolex Series and will be scrapping the Final Series format beginning with the 2017 season.
5 pairings we'd love to see at the Zurich Classic
In case you haven't heard, the Zurich Classic of New Orleans has announced a format change for the 2017 tournament. It's a change that's sure to give the event a huge boost of adrenaline too.
Rory McIlroy seeks win in Dubai, aims to reclaim No. 1 ranking
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Rory McIlroy is resigned to losing his Race to Dubai crown, but his motivation this week is to successfully defend his DP World Tour Championship title and move one step closer to regaining the world No. 1 ranking.
Monday, November 14, 2016
Stenson & Rose, Day & Fowler team up for Zurich Classic
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Olympic gold and silver medalists Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson were among the first to sign up for the PGA Tour's first team event since 1981.
Rory McIlroy, Henrik Stenson in the hunt at end of Race to Dubai
The Race to Dubai has reached the final event of the season and four golfers are still in contention to become the European Tour's top player.
Jordan Spieth refreshed, looking for second Australian Open title
SYDNEY — Jordan Spieth feels fresh and healthy after a six-week break, and is ready to add another Australian Open crown to his collection of titles.
Bernhard Langer wins Schwab Cup, Goydos wins Champions finale
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Paul Goydos and Bernhard Langer got the big trophies and checks Sunday in the PGA Tour Champions' season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship.
Sunday, November 13, 2016
Pat Perez claims victory at OHL Classic at Mayakoba
PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) -- Pat Perez won the OHL Classic at Mayakoba on Sunday in his third start since returning from shoulder surgery.
25 golf clichés we all love to hate
If you've played or watched golf for any amount of time, then you've heard more than a handful of clichés.
Behind the camera: How one golfer got an incredible Praying Mantis photo
You never know what you're going to find on the golf course. The key is to always have your camera ready.
Alex Noren has the 'round of my life' in Nedbank Challenge win
SUN CITY, South Africa — Alex Noren won the Nedbank Golf Challenge in South Africa with the round of his life on Sunday, a sublime 63 that took him from six shots off the lead overnight to a 6-shot victory and his fourth title of a remarkable season on the European Tour.