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Tiger Woods earned his first PGA Tour win in five years with his win at THE TOUR Championship to move within two wins of tying 
Tommy Fleetwood uses impressive rally to win in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Tommy Fleetwood successfully defended his Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship title on Sunday after a sensational back nine to clinch the win.
21 Jan 2018 - 9:44am - 0 Comments
Austin Cook shoots 64 to take CareerBuilder Challenge lead
LA QUINTA, Calif. — Austin Cook played a six-hole stretch in 6 under and shot an 8-under 64 in breezy conditions Saturday to take the lead at the CareerBuilder Challenge.
20 Jan 2018 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy one shot behind leaders Ross Fisher, Thomas Pieters in Abu Dhabi
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Rory McIlroy fired a 7-under 65 Saturday in the third round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship to sit one shot behind leaders Ross Fisher and Thomas Pieters.
20 Jan 2018 - 12:58pm - 0 Comments
Andrew Landry tops crowded CareerBuilder leaderboard
LA QUINTA, Calif. — Andrew Landry topped the crowded CareerBuilder Challenge leaderboard after another low-scoring day in the sunny Coachella Valley.
19 Jan 2018 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Brooks Koepka out until the Masters with wrist injury
DALLAS — U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka has a wrist injury that will keep him out until the Masters.
19 Jan 2018 - 4:46pm - 0 Comments
Golfers with the most wins in one PGA Tour event
In less than a week, Tiger Woods will make his return to the PGA Tour for the first time in a year when he tees it up in the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines.   Traditionally, Woods has been keen on beginning the new calendar year at Torrey Pines and
19 Jan 2018 - 11:51am - 0 Comments
The LPGA held its inaugural event 68 years ago today
On January 19, 1950 -- 68 years ago today -- the LPGA held its inaugural event, the Tampa Open at Palma Ceia Golf Course.   Polly Riley, an amateur with over 100 tournament wins in her career, won the Tampa Open, which was the first of a 15-tournament sched
19 Jan 2018 - 11:19am - 0 Comments
Jon Rahm shoots 62, takes CareerBuilder Challenge lead
LA QUINTA, Calif. — Jon Rahm shot a 10-under 62 on Thursday in perfect conditions at La Quinta Country Club to take the first-round lead in the CareerBuilder Challenge.
18 Jan 2018 - 8:12pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy returns with 3-under 69 at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Rory McIlroy's patience was tested Thursday on his comeback and he needed three late birdies to register a 3-under 69 that left him three strokes behind first-round leaders Tommy Fleetwood and Hideto Tanihara at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
18 Jan 2018 - 4:43pm - 0 Comments
Grayson Murray playfully slides down hill, into bunker
The competition on the PGA Tour is as serious as it gets.
18 Jan 2018 - 3:01pm - 0 Comments
13-year-old golfer impresses in front of Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Tommy Fleetwood
One of the fun features of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship is its "Beat the Pro" challenge, where a fan -- during the actual tournament -- gets to hit a shot from the same spot as the pros.   In Thursday's first round, the trio of Rory McIlroy
18 Jan 2018 - 11:39am - 0 Comments
Sam Snead won his first PGA Tour event 82 years ago today
One of golf's legends -- Slammin' Sam Snead -- earned the very first of his record 82 PGA Tour wins on January 18, 1936... 82 years ago today.   The tournament -- the West Virginia Closed Pro -- was played on the Old White Course at The Greenbrier.
18 Jan 2018 - 9:58am - 0 Comments
Billy Payne, Stacy Lewis, Ernie Els to be honored by Golf Writers Association of America
Billy Payne, who retired last fall as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament, has been voted the winner of the Golf Writers Association of America William D. Richardson Award for outstanding contributions to golf.
17 Jan 2018 - 3:24pm - 0 Comments
Ryan Palmer eager for 2018 after year when his wife faced cancer
HONOLULU (AP) — Ryan Palmer couldn't wait for 2018 to arrive.
17 Jan 2018 - 2:36pm - 0 Comments
Jim 'Bones' Mackay reflects on return as caddie, life on the mic
HONOLULU (AP) — All it took was one week back on the bag to remind Jim "Bones" Mackay what he always loved about being a caddie. It just wasn't enough for this to be the ultimate mic drop.
17 Jan 2018 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
What's the record for most birdies in a PGA Tour event?
Players on the PGA Tour can never make enough birdies.   With the caliber of play out there, pars -- with few exceptions -- just aren't going to get the job done.   That makes it incredibly fun for fans because, for th
17 Jan 2018 - 11:21am - 0 Comments
Best birdie streaks in PGA Tour history
This week, the PGA Tour heads to La Quinta, California, for the CareerBuilder Challenge.   It's a tournament where players always take it way under par.
16 Jan 2018 - 2:10pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Alligator, Burmese python battle on Florida golf course
You never know what you're going to see on a golf course.    At the Golf Club at Fiddler's Creek in Naples, Florida, on Friday, golfers witnessed something you probably hope to never see on the golf course: An alligator and a Burmese python eng
16 Jan 2018 - 10:59am - 0 Comments
WATCH: Henrik Stenson rides a camel ahead of Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
HSBC-sponsored golf tournaments provide some hilarious pre-event photo opportunities.    In the past, we've seen players with swords
16 Jan 2018 - 10:44am - 0 Comments