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NORTON, Mass. -- Chris Kirk picked up the biggest victory of his career Monday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Still to be determined is just how big.
Golf Channel host Lara Baldesarra joins CNN
CNN announced today that Lara Baldesarra is joining the network's sports unit in Atlanta. Baldesarra moves to CNN after having spent much of the last two years with Golf Channel, where she anchored Golf Central and hosted the weekly interview show, Grey Goose 19th Hole.
13 Nov 2013 - 2:38pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods on Vonn's influence and kids' support
Tiger Woods spoke to Rachel Nichols on CNN's "Unguarded" about how Lindsey Vonn makes him a better golfer, and having his kids now old enough to follow him on the course and see him win tournaments.
13 Nov 2013 - 11:55am - 0 Comments
OHL Classic at Mayakoba | Five players to watch
The final official PGA Tour event of the calendar year -- the OHL Classic at Mayakoba -- takes place in Mexico this week.
13 Nov 2013 - 11:37am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods on chasing Jack Nicklaus' record, and major drought
Tiger Woods, on his recent appearance on CNN's "Unguarded" with Rachel Nichols, described the pressure he's under and his quest to reach 18 career majors.
13 Nov 2013 - 11:29am - 2 Comments
Tiger Woods drives ball into traffic from Asia into Europe
Tiger Woods, appearing on CNN's "Unguarded" with Rachel Nichols, recalls standing on the bridge connecting Asia to Europe and driving a golf ball between the two continents on what he called "the tightest fairway he's ever hit into."
13 Nov 2013 - 11:15am - 1 Comments
Annika Sorenstam receives 2013 PGA First Lady of Golf Award
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - PGA/LPGA Professional Annika Sörenstam, who followed one of the most decorated careers in women's golf history by becoming a spokesperson for improving the health of the next generation, has been named the recipient of the 2013 PGA First Lad
13 Nov 2013 - 10:46am - 0 Comments
Niece of Tiger Woods recreates famous golf-ball juggling commercial
Remember that cool Nike commercial years ago, where Tiger Woods is juggling a golf ball with his wedge? He bounces and stops the ball on the clubface, juggles through his legs, behind his back... you remember, right?
13 Nov 2013 - 9:33am - 0 Comments
Golfers in Mexico save playing partner from jaws of 12-foot crocodile
OK, remember not long ago when we told you the story about the New York man who -- on vacation in Mexico -- lost two fingers to a crocodile while playing golf at the Iberostar Cancun Golf Club?
13 Nov 2013 - 9:10am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy bemoans legal wrangles that have been distractions all season
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Embroiled in court cases on both sides of the Atlantic, Rory McIlroy has bemoaned the off-course distractions that have forced him to replace winning golf titles with making trips to lawyers' offices. 
13 Nov 2013 - 12:47am - 0 Comments
Stacy Lewis leads LPGA Tour team to victory in Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge
HENDERSON, Nev. – Stacy Lewis shot 7-under 65 to lead the LPGA Tour team to the championship of the Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge on Tuesday. 
12 Nov 2013 - 7:56pm - 0 Comments
Turkey plans Ryder Cup 2022 hosting bid
Last week, Turkey staged the inaugural edition of the Turkish Airlines Open on the European Tour. Now, the country is raising its sights – considerably. And by considerably, I mean the Ryder Cup.
12 Nov 2013 - 7:27pm - 0 Comments
Justin Rose awarded honorary lifetime membership on European Tour
Justin Rose soared onto the world stage in golf at age 17 when he tied for fourth as an amateur in the 1998 Open Championship. The day after that tournament ended, Rose decided to turn professional and would miss the cut in his first 21 consecutive starts as a pro.
12 Nov 2013 - 12:04pm - 0 Comments
Players hit balls from hotel balcony into lagoon as part of closest-to-pin contest in Dubai
Last week, Tiger Woods hit golf balls from Asia to Europe across the famed Bosphorus Bridge in Istanbul ahead of the Turkish Airlines Open.
11 Nov 2013 - 6:32pm - 0 Comments
World's Largest Golf Outing raises $735,000 for Wounded Warrior Project
Today is Veterans Day in the United States and Remembrance Day up in Canada, and it seems like the perfect time to pass along a story about one of the many tremendous ways that the golf community embraces our veterans.
11 Nov 2013 - 1:56pm - 0 Comments
Kiawah Island Club Course records six holes-in-one during single-day outing
News crossed the inbox this morning from Mike Touhill, Director of Public Relations for Kiawah Partners, that not one, not two, not three... but six holes-in-one were recorded in the same day at Kiawah Island Club's Cassique course at Kiawah Island, S.C. Say what?!
11 Nov 2013 - 11:58am - 0 Comments
Video: Tiger Woods hits tree with follow through in Turkey
In case you missed it over the weekend, Tiger Woods had an injury scare while playing in the third round of the Turkish Airlines Open.
11 Nov 2013 - 8:26am - 0 Comments
Golf weekend recap: Home victory of sorts for Chris Kirk in Sea Island
Chris Kirk spent six years living in beautiful Sea Island, Ga. A few months ago, the 28-year-old moved to Atlanta. On his return to paradise over the weekend, the former Georgia Bulldog won the McGladrey Classic by one shot.
11 Nov 2013 - 8:00am - 0 Comments
Chris Kirk wins McGladrey Classic by one over Briny Baird and Tim Clark
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. – Chris Kirk knew he was doing enough right Sunday at Sea Island to win a tournament that means so much to him. He just didn't realize it would take something that went so wrong for Briny Baird. 
10 Nov 2013 - 4:29pm - 0 Comments
Victor Dubuisson wins Turkish Air Open, Tiger Woods ties for third
ANTALAYA, Turkey – Victor Dubuisson held off some of golf's biggest names, including Tiger Woods, to win the inaugural Turkish Airlines Open by two shots Sunday for his first European Tour victory. 
10 Nov 2013 - 12:59pm - 0 Comments