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ATLANTA — The bonus pool for the PGA Tour postseason doubles next year to $70 million in a revamped system that gives a head start to top players at the Tour Championship and pays $15 million to the FedEx Cup champion.
How 'par' became a golf term
27 Feb 2018 - 11:18am - 0 Comments
Wesley Bryan aims for successful homecoming the first two weeks in April
HILTON HEAD ISLAND -- Jerry Reed sang his way to the top of the country music charts with lyrics that provide an ideal theme for the world of games: "When you're hot, you're hot, and when you're not, you're not."
27 Feb 2018 - 1:05am - 0 Comments
Sam Burns rises above the pressure of playing with Tiger Woods
The massive, jostling galleries. The clicking cameras. And most of all, the famous man in the iconic red and black ensemble.
26 Feb 2018 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
USGA to ditch 18-hole U.S. Open playoff, switch to two-hole aggregate playoff
26 Feb 2018 - 12:07pm - 0 Comments
Justin Thomas defeats Luke List in playoff to win Honda Classic
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Justin Thomas nearly holed a wedge that got him into a playoff, and then hit 3-wood over the water and onto the 18th green for a two-putt birdie to beat Luke List on the first extra hole Sunday to win the Honda Classic.
25 Feb 2018 - 7:21pm - 0 Comments
Watch Justin Thomas get incredibly lucky on par 3 at Honda Classic
They say it's sometimes better to be lucky than good. Justin Thomas can count himself among those to be on the lucky side of golf during the final round of the Honda Classic.
25 Feb 2018 - 3:29pm - 0 Comments
Luke List takes one-shot lead at Honda Classic
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Luke List made birdie from the bunker on the final hole Saturday for a 4-under 66 and a one-shot lead in the Honda Classic as he goes after his first PGA Tour victory. Right behind was Justin Thomas, the PGA Tour player of the year.
24 Feb 2018 - 7:27pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods breaks 70 for first time since 2015
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Tiger Woods broke 70 on the PGA Tour for the first time in nine rounds since his return from another back surgery. What mattered more to him was having a Sunday that might mean something at the Honda Classic.
24 Feb 2018 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Jessica Korda leads by four in Thailand, sister Nelly not far behind
CHONBURI, Thailand — Jessica Korda kept an eye on her younger sister while firing a 4-under 68 in the third round of the LPGA Thailand on Saturday to lead Moriya Jutanugarn by four strokes.
24 Feb 2018 - 4:03pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods four shots behind List, Lovemark after second round at Honda Classic
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Even with a tee shot into the water for another double bogey, Tiger Woods could see the big picture in the Honda Classic. He was four shots out of the lead going into the weekend.
23 Feb 2018 - 8:23pm - 0 Comments
Jessica Korda shoots course-record 62, leads LPGA Thailand by four
CHONBURI, Thailand — Jessica Korda shot a course-record 62 at the LPGA Thailand on Friday to lead by four strokes after the second round.
23 Feb 2018 - 1:04pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods opens with 'very positive' 70 at Honda Classic, four shots behind Alex Noren, Webb Simpson
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Tiger Woods had what he called "easily" his best round hitting the ball, and he didn't even break par at the Honda Classic.
23 Feb 2018 - 9:06am - 0 Comments
The highest 72-hole scores to win all four men's major championships
22 Feb 2018 - 2:04pm - 0 Comments
As Tiger Woods makes return, so does hype and large crowds
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — He is the only two-time winner on the PGA Tour this season. He has been No. 1 in the FedEx Cup standings the past six weeks.
22 Feb 2018 - 10:49am - 0 Comments
Here's where you can qualify for the 2018 U.S. Open
21 Feb 2018 - 2:08pm - 0 Comments
Players prepare to battle the Bear Trap and rowdy crowds at The Honda Classic
PALM BEACH GARDENS -- It used to be that golf decorum dictated spectators be quiet as a church mouse with PGA players at work.
21 Feb 2018 - 1:37pm - 0 Comments
What the new 'World Handicap System' means for you
21 Feb 2018 - 10:33am - 0 Comments
New 'World Handicap System' announced by USGA, R&A
Beginning in 2020, a new 'World Handicap System,' will be implemented, the USGA and R&A announced on Tuesday.
20 Feb 2018 - 9:53am - 0 Comments
Man sinks $100,000 putt at Minnesota Golf Show
20 Feb 2018 - 8:13am - 0 Comments