PGA News Archive

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Tom Watson, two-time champion, says 2016 Masters will be his last
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Pinehurst PGA Professional Kelly Mitchum wows with putting trick
OK, I know that the Open Championship tees off this Thursday at St. Andrews, but -- if you don't mind -- I'd like to take you over to Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, N.C., just for a minute, the place that has hosted many major championships, including the 2014 U.S. Open.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Tuesday Notebook: New putting strategy is to keep your eye on cup
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Oddities at Open could affect Spieth's pursuit of Grand Slam
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Something has to go wrong for Jordan Spieth at the British Open because it always does.
Rickie Fowler seeks major win to seal his place among game's best
  ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) – Rickie Fowler is more than just a brand.   He showed that a year ago with top-five finishes at all four majors.
Jet lag could be Jordan Spieth's big challenger, says Curtis Strange
  Strolling to his hotel after Monday night's World Golf Hall of Fame induction ceremonies in St.
Woods still chasing Nicklaus
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Tiger Woods is still gunning for Jack Nicklaus' record. Despite a slump that has sent him plummeting to No. 241 in the world golf rankings, Woods remains confident he can win at least four more majors in his career.
Monday, July 13, 2015
Casey counts on 2010 experience
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Paul Casey had a front-row seat for Louis Oosthuizen's romp to the claret jug the last time the British Open was staged at St. Andrews.
Jordan, D.J. paired at Open Championship
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Jordan Spieth sets off on his quest for the British Open by playing with the guy he beat in the U.S. Open.
LPGA embraces social media
TOLEDO, Ohio -- When the LPGA saw a chance at extending its virtual reach, it didn't shy away from embracing a new form of social media technology.
Dustin Johnson trying to turn U.S. Open into a positive at St. Andrews
  ST. ANDREWS, Scotland – In life, one's cup is always somewhat full or somewhat empty, depending on your point of view, so what happens to you is never quite as important as how you react to it.
Sunday, July 12, 2015
In Gee Chun wins U.S. Women's Open
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — South Korea's In Gee Chun birdied four of the last seven holes to rally for a one-stroke victory at the U.S. Women's Open on Sunday.
Smith earns first Champions Tour win
GLENVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Jerry Smith shot a 2-under 70 on Sunday to win the Encompass Championship for his first title on the Champions Tour.
Old Course a difficult puzzle to solve
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Tiger Woods and James Hahn were about 75 feet apart on the same green Sunday at St. Andrews. They just weren't on the same hole.
Fowler wins Scottish Open
GULLANE, Scotland --Rickie Fowler birdied three of his last four holes to overhaul fellow American Matt Kuchar and win the Scottish Open by one shot on Sunday for his second victory of the year.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of July 12, 2015
  What equipment did Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler and this week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Spieth wins John Deere playoff
SILVIS, Ill. (AP) -- Jordan Spieth beat Tom Gillis on the second hole of a playoff to win the John Deere Classic on Sunday for his fourth victory of the season.
Mickelson returns to Muirfield memories
GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Phil Mickelson swapped his golf clubs for a bottle of wine and took three of the closest people in his life with him to Muirfield to relive one of the most special victories of his career.
Watch: Michelle Wie nearly aces par-4 at U.S. Women's Open
Tournament officials for the U.S. Women's Open moved up the tees on No. 16 Sunday, making it a reachable par-4. And Michelle Wie wowed the crowd with this drive that ricocheted off the flagstick:  
Noren withdraws from Open Championship
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — Alexander Noren of Sweden has withdrawn from the Open Championship at St. Andrews.