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The PGA Tour has been spending a lot of time in South America, and not just because of the Olympics.
Francis Ouimet's U.S. Open victory centennial celebrated in Boston
Most of you perusing golf sites on a weekday in September know the story of Francis Ouimet, the young amateur whose victory in the 1913 U.S. Open is widely considered the single event most responsible for igniting the golf boom in the United States.
20 Sep 2013 - 1:24am - 0 Comments
Team USA sends veteran firepower out first in Friday Morning Foursomes
FRIDAY MORNING FOURSOMES (Local Time) 7:30 a.m.: Mark Sheftic, Blue Bell, Pa. & Chip Sullivan, Troutville, Va. vs. Gareth Wright, Peeblesshire, Scotland & Richard Wallis, Kent, England
19 Sep 2013 - 8:18pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson calls to support PGA Cup Team
HEXHAM, England — U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson made his version of a long distance pre-game speech Thursday, providing tips and words of encouragement for the U.S. PGA Cup Team.
19 Sep 2013 - 8:05pm - 0 Comments
PGA Cup Captain's Blog: Team USA is as ready and loaded for bear
HEXHAM, England – Six years ago, I attended my first PGA Cup matches at Reynolds Plantation and watched in awe at the celebration and emotion of this event; with the Opening and Closing ceremonies, the excitement, the intensity, and the drama that was every bit as compel
19 Sep 2013 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson leads by one at Tour Championship, Woods nine back
ATLANTA – Henrik Stenson looked like he couldn't miss Thursday in the Tour Championship.  Tiger Woods didn't make a thing. 
19 Sep 2013 - 6:04pm - 0 Comments
Nicolas Colsaerts shares Lindt Italian Open lead after 65 in first round
 
19 Sep 2013 - 5:27pm - 0 Comments
Local Knowledge: 2013 Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club
Hard to believe as it may seem, the final event of the 2013 PGA Tour season is upon us.
19 Sep 2013 - 10:18am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson 'mentors' Jordan Spieth at Tour Championship
There was a fascinating item hidden in the middle of the Associated Press notebook from the Tour Championship on Wednesday.
18 Sep 2013 - 9:56pm - 0 Comments
Postseason awards and tons of money on the line at Tour Championship
ATLANTA – No matter what happens at the Tour Championship, Tiger Woods is assured of being No. 1 in the world and No. 1 on the PGA Tour money list.  Everything else is up for grabs. 
18 Sep 2013 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
Wednesday Notebook: Tiger Woods says role of TV needs further review
ATLANTA – Tiger Woods was asked twice about his position on television viewers able to call in possible rules infractions. He never answered that question directly.  That's not to suggest he had nothing to say about the role of TV. 
18 Sep 2013 - 7:03pm - 0 Comments
Why you would love the PGA Cup
Perhaps the question I've been asked the most in my years working in the golf industry is, "What's your favorite golf event to attend?"   The answer never fails to surprise - but it's totally sincere.
18 Sep 2013 - 6:43pm - 0 Comments
Wednesday Notebook: Secret to winning PGA Cup lies in the valley
NORTHUMBERLAND, England – Former PGA Professional National Champion Bob Sowards of Dublin, Ohio, making his second PGA Cup appearance, said that the Hunting Course at Slaley Hall doesn’t remind him of any particular course that he has played.
18 Sep 2013 - 3:03pm - 0 Comments
Benn Barham debuts in PGA Cup on third anniversary of cancer recovery
NORTHUMBERLAND, England – Next month, PGA teaching professional Benn Barham of Kent, England, will mark the third anniversary of his awakening to a new chapter in life – recovery from kidney cancer.
18 Sep 2013 - 2:56pm - 0 Comments
East Lake First Tee: PGA Professional's unique story leading the Atlanta youth golf program
The finale of the PGA Tour Playoffs for the FedExCup -- the Tour Championship -- takes place this week in Atlanta at East Lake Golf Club, where the winner of the season-long series will walk away with a $10 million prize.
18 Sep 2013 - 11:40am - 0 Comments
Mizuno hosts the Buzz while the PGA Cup kicks off
The Buzz comes to you from Mizuno's JPX Invitational with Dr. Gary Wiren and the PGA Cup kicks off.
18 Sep 2013 - 11:23am - 0 Comments
TV technology, and penalties it leads to, attracts USGA and R&A attention
ATLANTA – Television evidence indicated a possible rules violation. The official talked to the player before he signed his card, and the player was adamant that no violation occurred. 
18 Sep 2013 - 1:04am - 4 Comments
Ryo Ishikawa earns 2014 PGA Tour card in three Web.com Final events
ATLANTA – Ryo Ishikawa has received three special invitations to play in the Masters. He was awarded an exemption for the PGA Championship last month, even though he had fallen to No. 158 in the world ranking. 
18 Sep 2013 - 1:00am - 0 Comments
Notebook: Adam Scott sets scoring record at one of golf's classic courses
ATLANTA – Adam Scott had a record-setting score last week, just not at the BMW Championship. 
18 Sep 2013 - 12:54am - 0 Comments
NCAA Division I womens team finals going to match-play format
A few years after the NCAA Division I men's golf championship switched to a combination of stroke play and match play, the women will follow suit starting in 2015.
17 Sep 2013 - 9:42pm - 0 Comments