PGA News Archive

Sunday, July 08, 2018
Phil Mickelson calls two-stoke penalty on himself at Greenbrier Classic
Phil Mickelson was assessed a penalty for the second tournament in a row, as he self-reported a two-stroke penalty after consulting with a rules official at the Greenbrier Classic on Sunday after he tapped down the fescue in front of the tee box on the 7th hole.
Russell Knox sinks incredible back-to-back putts to win the Irish Open
The myth goes that lightning never strikes twice in the same place. Don't tell Russell Knox that.
Sam Saunders' putter brings good luck from late grandfather Arnold Palmer
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS - Sam Saunders is carrying quite a memento from his late grandfather, Arnold Palmer. In fact, the symmetries this week are quite compelling.
Saturday, July 07, 2018
Kelly Kraft, Harold Varner tied for lead at The Greenbrier
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Harold Varner shot a 4-under 66 Saturday to tie second-round leader Kelly Kraft at the top entering the final round of A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier in West Virginia.
WATCH: European Tour pros try to hit a crossbar from 150 yards out
The European Tour is in Donegal, Ireland this week for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open. With the World Cup in full effect, some European Tour golfers decided to turn the links at the Ballyliffin Golf Club into their own type of soccer pitch.
WATCH: European Tour pros try to hit a crossbar from 150 yards out
The European Tour is in Donegal, Ireland this week for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open. With the World Cup in full effect, some European Tour golfers decided to turn the links at the Ballyliffin Golf Club into their own type of soccer pitch.
How to stay safe in lightning on the golf course
As we find ourselves in the middle of the stormy summer months here in Florida and many other spots around the country, I feel compelled to share some important information on golf and lightning. I cannot stress this enough. Lightning and golf do not mix.
Kelly Kraft rides hot putter to 7-under and lead at The Greenbrier
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS -- Kelly Kraft squandered a big-time birdie opportunity, driving his tee shot into the trees on the par-5 12th hole to fall back to 10 under par.
Friday, July 06, 2018
Watch Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson play their first-ever round together in 1997
7 courses we'd love to see Tiger and Phil pick for their $10 million match
After up and down Round 1, Bubba Watson looks to avoid 'scared golf' at The Greenbrier
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS -- It was a typical Bubba Watson day, chock full of moments of brilliance and moments of near-disaster.
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson planning $10 million rivalry event
Red-hot Webb Simpson shoots 9-under for early lead at A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS -- On Thursday during the first round of A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier, spectators saw fire and they saw rain. The fire came from red-hot Webb Simpson and the rain was about the only thing that could temporarily cool him off.
The first round Tiger and Phil ever played together was at the 1997 PGA Championship
Thursday, July 05, 2018
Phil Mickelson explained everything you need to know about chipping to Larry Fitzgerald
Arizona Cardinals superstar wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (and all of us) got a world-class short-game lesson from Phil Mickelson at Wednesday's Military Tribute at The Greenbrier Pro-Am.
Scottish teenager Sam Locke, a part-time barista, just qualified for The Open Championship
A 19-year-old barista will be teeing off against the best in the world at The Open Championship.
Xander Schauffele looks for continued PGA Tour success at The Greenbrier
On tee shots, your goal is obviously to hit the fairway. PGA Professional Ron Philo Jr. explains how a proper stance and posture can help you hit the ball straighter as well as farther.
Youngest player to shoot his age or better on the PGA Tour
Tuesday, July 03, 2018
Oldest winners on the PGA Tour
Here's a staggering stat for you... There have been 874 events played on the PGA Tour this century. With Phil Mickelson's win in March in the WGC-Mexico Championship at age 47, it was just the 18th time in those 874 events that a player age 47 or older has won.
How driving distance has changed over the past 40 years on the PGA Tour
See how Dustin Johnson, the 2018 calendar year's first winner, generates so much power and accuracy, like on his 433-yard drive on the par-4 12th hole at the Sentry Tournament of Champions. Analysis and instruction from PGA Professional Lou Guzzi.