PGA News Archive

Sunday, November 22, 2015
Senior the "senior" wins Australian Masters with closing 68
MELBOURNE, Australia — Peter Senior claimed his third Australian Masters title on Sunday and set another age record in his home country as the 56-year-old shot a final-round 3-under 68 for a two-stroke victory.
Saturday, November 21, 2015
Kerr, Jang share LPGA Tour lead, Ko in position for bonus
NAPLES, Fla. — Cristie Kerr and Ha Na Jang are leading the tournament. Lydia Ko is leading everything else. And with one round left in the LPGA Tour season, there's plenty left to decide.
Kisner shoots 64 and gets last shot at 1st win
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Kevin Kisner had a 6-under 64 on Saturday to build a three-shot lead in the RSM Classic as he goes for his first win on the PGA Tour.
Smylie Kaufman nearly aces 17th at RSM Classic
Add Smylie Kaufman to the list of players who have flirted with a hole-in-one at this week's RSM Classic. Kaufman was at the 189-yard par-3 17th when he dialed up a stellar shot. Wind helping, a hard bounce to his right on the green and so it went - in almost.
McIlroy closes to within 1 shot of lead in Dubai
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Rory McIlroy shot the best round of the day to move within one shot of leader Andy Sullivan after the third round of the World Tour Championship on Saturday, which also puts him closer to the Race to Dubai title.
Rob Oppenheim just hit a flop shot like Phil Mickelson
Phil Mickelson may be the king of the flop shot, but 35-year-old rookie Rob Oppenheim may have just earned himself a spot in the king's court. Oppenheim short-sided his second shot on the par 4 369-yard eighth hole during the third round of the RSM Classic.
Scott falters, Millar has 54-hole lead at Australian Masters
MELBOURNE, Australia — Matthew Millar overcame blustery winds to shoot a 3-under 68 — one of the best rounds of the day at Huntingdale — and take a one-stroke lead after three rounds at the Australian Masters.
Friday, November 20, 2015
Stay Connected This Off-Season
For many parts of the country, the weather is getting colder. As we approach the holiday season, our rounds of golf are trending downwards too. Maybe you've taken the clubs out of the trunk and brought them inside.
Jonathan Byrd misses an ace by an inch at the RSM Classic
  Earlier today, we nominated Kevin Chappell's hole-out from a bunker for eagle as our shot of the day at the RSM Classic.
Ha Na Jang leads Lydia Ko by two after 36 holes at LPGA season finale
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Everyone in the CME Group Tour Championship is playing for something.
Kevin Chappell builds one-shot lead after 36 holes at RSM Classic
  ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga.
Kevin Chappell chips in from bunker for eagle to take lead at RSM Classic
  The second round of the RSM Classic still has a few hours to go this afternoon, but I've already got a pretty good idea of what the shot of the day is – Kevin Chappell's hole-out from a bunker for eagle to take the lead.  
LPGA unveils 2016 schedule, with 33 events and $63 million in purses
  NAPLES, Fla.
McIlroy leads Willett by 2 in Race to Dubai title
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Race to Dubai leader Rory McIlroy achieved separation from main rival Danny Willett by two shots in the second round of the European Tour season finale on Friday.
Scott tied for lead after 36 holes of Australian Masters
MELBOURNE, Australia — Adam Scott bogeyed his final hole Friday for a 1-under 70 to share the lead with fellow Australian Peter Wilson after two rounds of the Australian Masters at Huntingdale.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Russell Henley and Jim Herman make nice chip-in birdies at RSM Classic
  The two courses hosting the RSM Classic this week on St.
Rory McIlroy chips in for birdie from bunker on final hole in Dubai
  This week is a big one for Rory McIlroy.
Austin Ernst grabs lead as LPGA season finale gets off to hectic start
  NAPLES, Fla.
Kevin Kisner leads RSM Classic, Davis Love III and son both five back
  ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) – Davis Love III and Davis Love IV did everything together Thursday at Sea Island.   They have the same pre-shot routine, a full practice swing before setting up over the ball.
McIlroy birdies last to pace Willett in first round of finale in Dubai
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Rory McIlroy birdied his last hole to pace Danny Willett in their chase for the Race to Dubai trophy on the opening day of the World Tour Championship on Thursday.