PGA News Archive

Monday, December 01, 2014
Watch: Practice swing moves ball
Monday is almost over as I sit typing this, but I thought I'd share this funny Vine video with you.
Lydia Ko will take college courses while playing on LPGA Tour
Lydia Ko missed her high school graduation the other day, but she had a good excuse: Her school is in New Zealand, and she was busy wrapping up her first full season on the LPGA Tour by winning the season-ending CME Group Tour Championship in Naples, Florida.  
PGA President Derek Sprague's plans to shape future of golf
The newly elected 39th President of the PGA of America, Derek Sprague, stopped by "Morning Drive" to discuss his new role as well as the many plans and initiatives, including the Ryder Cup task force, that he will oversee to help drive golf's success in the future.
A daily golf swing routine when bad weather hits
Looking for a good drill to retain that muscle memory when the weather turns bad? Follow the lead of baseball players in the on-deck circle.
The story behind this before-and-after golf snow photo
If you need a visual representation of what happens when weather ends the golfing season, this is it.
Sunday, November 30, 2014
Greg Norman back on golf course after chainsaw injury
Greg Norman is one tough Aussie, as evidenced by this selfie he posted Sunday on Twitter:  
Rory McIlroy Jordan Spieth Australian Open final round 63
Rory McIlroy isn't easily impressed.
Jordan Spieth wins Australian Open by six in his first trip Down Under
SYDNEY – Jordan Spieth played the best round of his life to shoot an 8-under 63 on Sunday and win the Australian Open by six strokes, making his first trip Down Under a successful one.  &nbs
What's in the winners' bags for the week of November 30, 2014
What equipment did Jordan Spieth use to achieve victory in the Emirates Australian Open? We take a peek inside his bag to check out the gear that earned him the big check for the week of November 30, 2014: 
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Jordan Spieth moves into share of Australian Open lead after three rounds
SYDNEY -- American Jordan Spieth was one of few players to master a wind-swept course at the Australian Open on Saturday, shooting a 2-under 69 to move into a three-way share of the lead.
Friday, November 28, 2014
Judge rejects prosecutors' request to halt construction on Olympic course
SAO PAULO – A Rio de Janeiro judge on Wednesday denied a request from prosecutors to halt construction of the Olympic golf course because of environmental concerns, curtailing fears that the venue won't be ready in time for test events.  
Best golf experiences
With the Thanksgiving season fully upon us, it's time to start thinking about everything we are thankful for. And your time out on the golf course can be included in that.
Chalmers leads Australian Open; Adam Scott moves into contention
SYDNEY -- Two-time former champion Greg Chalmers took a one-stroke lead Friday at the Australian Open after a 5-under 66, while marquee attractions Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott weren't far behind on a tough day for scoring.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Rory, Adam Scott have contrasting days at first round of Australian Open
SYDNEY -- Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott weren't paired together for the first two rounds of the Australian Open because organizers wanted to split their marquee players among morning and afternoon groups for the spectators and television.
Bubba Watson and Rory McIlroy star in holiday JibJab eCard
That big ol' Nor'easter might be making things miserable for a lot of us this Thanksgiving holiday, but some of our favorite golfers are enjoying themselves out in all that white stuff.   In a brand-new JibJab eCard, Bubba Watson, Rory McIlroy, Patr
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
More seeds for a global tour in golf being planted, fruit to be born soon
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The PGA Tour has small circuits in Latin America, Canada and China.
Martin Kaymer heading home to Germany for long-awaited celebration
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer is looking forward to the holidays, and for good reason.
Notebook: European rookie of year is American for second straight year
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The Americans have cornered the market when it comes to rookie of the year on the European Tour.   The tour announced Tuesday that Brooks Koepka won the Sir Henry Cotton award as Europe's top rookie.
Rory McIlroy and baby kangaroo go sightseeing in Australia
Last week, we saw Rory McIlroy lift a ridiculous amount of weight as he officially captured the European Tour's money title in Dubai.
McIlroy hopes to join some select company with Australian Open repeat
SYDNEY, Australia -- Rory McIlroy is looking to join Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player as the only non-Australian players to have won back-to-back Australian Open titles when the world No. 1 tees off on Thursday.