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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Robert Thompson of Huntsville, Texas, and two former Chicago area PGA professionals earned top honors Jan. 4, in the 59th annual PGA Quarter Century Club Championship at PGA Golf Club.
Luke Donald shoots pucks at Chicago Blackhawks game
Well, while I was all excited about Jim Furyk 'dufnering' at the Jacksonville Jaguars game Sunday afternoon, I totally missed Luke Donald's appearance at the Chicago Blackhawks game Sunday
16 Dec 2013 - 11:57pm - 0 Comments
Best golf shots of 2013 -- No. 5
Over the course of the next five days, PGA.com will take a look at five of the best golf shots hit in the professional ranks over the course of the 2013 calendar year.
16 Dec 2013 - 11:18am - 0 Comments
Stewart Cink and son Connor win PNC Father/Son Challenge by three
ORLANDO, Fla. – Stewart and Connor Cink won the PNC Father/Son Challenge on Sunday, making two eagles in their final five holes for a three-stroke victory in the scramble event.    Conno
15 Dec 2013 - 6:22pm - 0 Comments
Jim Furyk dufners at Jacksonville Jaguars game
A couple weeks ago, we saw Fred Couples raise the 12th Man flag at a Seattle Seahawks football game.   This afternoon, we saw Jim Furyk do a little 'd
15 Dec 2013 - 4:02pm - 0 Comments
Matt Kuchar-Harris English duo wins Franklin Templeton in record fashion
NAPLES, Fla. – Matt Kuchar and Harris English ran away with the Franklin Templeton Shootout, shooting a 14-under 58 on Sunday in the final-round scramble to break the tournament course record.   
15 Dec 2013 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia wins Thailand C'ship by four shots over Henrik Stenson
CHON BURI, Thailand – Sergio Garcia shot a final-round 68 to beat Henrik Stenson by four strokes and win the Thailand Golf Championship at Amata Spring Country Club on Sunday.    The 33-year-old Spaniard, who held the lead since
15 Dec 2013 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
Matt Kuchar-Harris English duo leads Franklin Templeton after second day
NAPLES, Fla. – Matt Kuchar and Harris English took a four-stroke lead Saturday in the Franklin Templeton Shootout, playing the back nine in 9-under 27 in the better-ball round for a 12-under 60.    Kuchar and English were 20 unde
14 Dec 2013 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Shaquille O Neal checks to see if Bubba Watson has game
Shaquille O'Neal - better known simply as "Shaq" - has proven himself as large a tv personality as he was a presence in the paint during his superstar NBA career.
14 Dec 2013 - 12:41pm - 0 Comments
Perry-O'Hair duo in three-way tie on Day 1 at Franklin Templeton Shootout
NAPLES, Fla. – Defending champions Kenny Perry and Sean O'Hair shot an 8-under 64 in modified alternate-shot play Friday for a share of the first-round lead in the Franklin Templeton Shootout.   
13 Dec 2013 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose share lead in Thailand Golf Championship
CHON BURI, Thailand – Sergio Garcia, propelled by a hole-in-one, carded a 7-under 65 Friday to share the lead with Justin Rose halfway through the Thailand Golf Championship on the Asian Tour.    Garcia, who finished fourth last
13 Dec 2013 - 2:05pm - 0 Comments
Jorge Campillo and Matthew Baldwin share second-round lead at Mandela
DURBAN, South Africa – Two players carded a 59 in the second round of the rain-affected Nelson Mandela Championship on Friday, although their scores won't count as a European Tour record because the field was allowed preferred lies on the soaked layout. 
13 Dec 2013 - 1:56pm - 0 Comments
European Tour sees first -- and second -- 59 in matter of minutes; they're unofficial
Prior to today, the score of "59" had never been recorded on the European Tour since it was founded in 1972.
13 Dec 2013 - 8:43am - 0 Comments
Greg Norman's Franklin Templeton Shootout celebrating its 25th year
NAPLES, Fla. – In the late 1980s, Greg Norman wanted to put together a golf tournament with a relaxed atmosphere and unique team format to benefit children's charities. This is the 25th year Norman's event has been on the PGA Tour’s unofficial calen
12 Dec 2013 - 9:56pm - 0 Comments
Alex Cejka leads by one at Thailand Golf Championship after first round
CHON BURI, Thailand – Alex Cejka, a four-time European Tour champion, upstaged a star-filled field with an 8-under 64 Thursday to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the Thailand Golf Championship.   The 43-year-old Cejka ro
12 Dec 2013 - 6:09pm - 0 Comments
Lydia Ko signs with IMG Golf for management and marketing
Lydia Ko has signed with management company IMG, the company has announced.   Born in South Korea and raised in New Zealand, the 16-year-old Ko is already No.
12 Dec 2013 - 5:57pm - 0 Comments
Nelson Mandela Championship first round again delayed by torrential rain
DURBAN, South Africa – Players will need a third day to complete the first round of the Nelson Mandela Championship after rain again disrupted the European Tour event's schedule.   After a seven-hour delay on Wednesday, only a lit
12 Dec 2013 - 3:08pm - 0 Comments
PGA of America and Tour Wives build Habitat House
The wives of professional golfers team up with the PGA of America and Habitat for Humanity to build a house in Rochester, NY as the PGA Championship came through Oak Hill Country Club.
12 Dec 2013 - 11:50am - 0 Comments
Patriot Award recipient, Bob Beach, supports Veterans thru Golf
PGA Professional Bob Beach, the 2013 recipient of the Patriot Award, has demonstrated his dedication to veterans through the combined charity and patriotism of the PGA of America and the PGA foundation.
12 Dec 2013 - 11:11am - 0 Comments
Daniel Brooks leads Nelson Mandela Championship after long rain delay
DURBAN, South Africa – Daniel Brooks of England shot an 8 under 62 to take a one-stroke lead in the Nelson Mandela Championship on Wednesday after heavy rain disrupted the first round of the European Tour event.    Play at the Mo
11 Dec 2013 - 2:22pm - 0 Comments