News

Joost Luiten shares Volvo Champions lead after second-round albatross
DURBAN, South Africa -- Joost Luiten holed out for an albatross on the way to a 5-under 67 Friday and a share of the second-round lead with Louis Oosthuizen and Tommy Fleetwood at the Volvo Golf Champions.
10 Jan 2014 - 3:51pm - 0 Comments
PGA of America to make case for 'grandfather period' on anchoring ban
PGA of America President Ted Bishop will have the opportunity to make a case for a "grandfather period" for recreational amateurs when it comes to anchored putters at the USGA Annual Meeting on Feb. 8.
10 Jan 2014 - 11:32am - 0 Comments
Joost Luiten makes rare albatross at Volvo Golf Champions
Dutch golfer Joost Luiten might not be a household name in the U.S. And, if he went by his full name -- Willibrordus Adrianus Maria Luiten -- he might never be a household name anywhere.
10 Jan 2014 - 9:18am - 0 Comments
Happy 38th birthday, Ian Poulter
Happy 38th birthday, Ian Poulter.   The ebullient Englishman was born Jan.
10 Jan 2014 - 1:40am - 0 Comments
Adam Scott has real-life surfer dude Benji Weatherley filling in as caddie
HONOLULU – Benji Weatherley has been to Portugal and South Africa, to Hawaii and the south of France, just about everywhere a pro surfer would want to go.
9 Jan 2014 - 10:10pm - 0 Comments
Sang-Moon Bae leads Sony Open by one over Chris Kirk after first round
HONOLULU – Sang-Moon Bae got off to a great start in pristine conditions along the shores of Oahu.
9 Jan 2014 - 9:45pm - 0 Comments
Paulina Gretzky has a pretty good golf swing
We all know that golf is a great pastime for families.
9 Jan 2014 - 6:20pm - 0 Comments
Ryo Ishikawa and Hideki Matsuyama take different paths to PGA Tour
HONOLULU – Ryo Ishikawa and Hideki Matsuyama are separated by five months on earth, and five years in professional golf.    The two biggest Japanese golf stars are members of the PGA Tour this year.
9 Jan 2014 - 2:57pm - 0 Comments
Raphael Jacquelin leads Volvo Golf Champions by one after first round
DURBAN, South Africa – Raphael Jacquelin shot a bogey-free 5-under 67 in extremely windy conditions on South Africa's east coast to take the first-round lead at the Volvo Golf Champions on Thursday.    Jacquelin was the only
9 Jan 2014 - 2:37pm - 0 Comments
2014 Sony Open in Hawaii | Local Knowledge
The first full-field event of the New Year takes place on the PGA Tour this week with the Sony Open in Hawaii at Waialae Country Club.
9 Jan 2014 - 8:53am - 0 Comments
Michelle Wie shows off her new putting stance
If you watched any women's golf last year, no doubt you saw Michelle Wie's ''tabletop'' putting stance.
8 Jan 2014 - 7:45pm - 0 Comments
Brandt Snedeker tweets golf offer to Vandy coach
As a proud Vanderbilt alum, the last few football seasons have been nothing short of magical. Three bowl games in a row, back-to-back nine-win seasons and back-to-back bowl wins. Remember, this is Vanderbilt! In my four years there, I might have seen nine wins total.
8 Jan 2014 - 6:28pm - 0 Comments
Another year brings another banner crop of promising PGA Tour players
HONOLULU – John Peterson was in the 11th grade and thought no one his age could beat him.
8 Jan 2014 - 5:33pm - 0 Comments
LPGA Tour goes to points race with $1 million payoff at year-ending event
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The LPGA Tour is going to a points race this year, offering $1 million to the winner of the new "Race to the CME Globe."    Instead of the PGA Tour's model of four tournaments with gradually re
8 Jan 2014 - 2:44pm - 0 Comments
Louis Oosthuizen plans busy start to 2014, hopes aching back will hold up
DURBAN, South Africa – Such is the tricky nature of his back that Louis Oosthuizen has planned his golf schedule only up to the Masters in April.    Problems with his lower back last year forced Oosthuizen to miss more events tha
8 Jan 2014 - 2:17pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Jason Dufner's hilarious hike through a Hawaiian rainforest
Jason Dufner loves passion fruit. That's one of the great takeaways from this video of Dufner and wife, Amanda, taking a hike through a Hawaiian rainforest in Maui last week. Check out the clip here:
8 Jan 2014 - 12:32pm - 0 Comments
2014 Sony Open in Hawaii | Five players to watch
It's another week in paradise for the PGA Tour with this week's puddle jump from Maui to Oahu for the Sony Open in Hawaii.
8 Jan 2014 - 10:39am - 0 Comments
Your 2014 golf goals and resolutions | A Quick Nine
With the flip of the calendar and a new year upon us, it's a clean slate -- a fresh start. Why not apply that mentality to your golf game?
8 Jan 2014 - 8:54am - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson steadily piling up stats that place him among the game's best
HONOLULU – Zach Johnson plays good golf. He just doesn't like to hear about it.    A few years back, Tiger Woods was talking about a small group of players he considered to be good putters when he mentioned Johnson.
7 Jan 2014 - 9:35pm - 0 Comments