PGA News Archive

Friday, June 01, 2018
John Smoltz (yes, the Hall-of-Fame pitcher) qualifies for US Senior Open
PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (AP) — Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz is making his mark in a new sport. Golf. The 51-year-old Smoltz qualified for the U.S. Senior Open on Thursday, emerging from a three-man playoff to take the final spot.
9 dream golf homes you can buy when money is no object
Do you love golf and have so much disposable income you don't know what to do with it? First, congrats. We're insanely jealous. Or maybe you are just banking on winning the next $700 million Powerball jackpot that comes around.
Thursday, May 31, 2018
PGA Vice President Suzy Whaley earns PGA Master Professional designation
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (May 31, 2018) – PGA Vice President Suzy Whaley has become the ninth woman to earn the PGA Master Professional designation, the PGA of America’s highest educational achievement.
9 Father's Day golf gifts under $35 for the dad who loves the game
Have a dad who loves golf, but can't break the bank on a golf-related gift this Father's Day?   Worry not.
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Watch this incredible no-look disc-golf ace
Any hole-in-one is impressive, but why settle for just impressive? 
The story behind the only wager Jack Nicklaus has ever placed in golf
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Jack Nicklaus had small wagers in practice rounds during his time on the PGA Tour, just like everyone else.
Gus Andreone marks 79 years as a PGA Member — the third longest in PGA history
Gus Andreone of Sarasota, Florida, the oldest living PGA Professional at 106, celebrated his 79th year of PGA Membership on Tuesday.
WATCH: Tiger Woods joins famous trick shot artist for unbelievable shot
Joshua Kelley is famous for his golf trick shots on Instagram. Tiger Woods is famous for his golf. So it shouldn’t be too surprising that the two finally joined forces.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Tickets now available for 2019 KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship at Oak Hill
ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 29, 2018— The PGA of America has announced that tickets to the 80th KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship are now available for purchase at SrPGA.com.
The 5 worst single-hole scores in PGA Tour history
How do you rebound after a bad hole? PGA Professional Mike Richards shares three simple tips that'll help you get move past your disaster and get your round right back on track.
Monday, May 28, 2018
Rory McIlroy fades at Wentworth, says game 'not quite there'
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Sunday, May 27, 2018
Francesco Molinari holds off Rory McIlroy to win BMW PGA Championship
VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Francesco Molinari's path to the biggest win of his career at the BMW PGA Championship was drama-free until he sized up his approach to the 72nd hole.   Rory McIlroy, his closest rival three strokes
Justin Rose on Colonial win: First thing I saw was Ben Hogan's name twice
See some of 2018's best new golf irons out there, from among Titleist, Callaway, TaylorMade, Bridgestone, Cobra, Wilson and more! One of these is sure to take your game to the next level off the tee this season!
Saturday, May 26, 2018
WATCH: Adam Hadwin plays masterful bunker shot — from his knees
Check out the best new wedges for the 2018 golf season, from Titleist, TaylorMade, Mizuno, Callaway, Bridgestone, Cleveland, Wilson and more!
Tiger Woods would ‘love’ to see PGA Tour allow shorts
How does Tiger Woods' swing compare to the young guns like Justin Thomas? PGA Professional from Silo Ridge Field Club Brian Crowell explains how a 41-year-old Tiger is able to hit it as far as the game's young stars.
Friday, May 25, 2018
WATCH: Thomas Pieters just snapped a club on his neck at a European Tour event
Pour one out for Thomas Pieters’ 9-iron. Pieters, playing at the BMW PGA Championship, was upset with himself after an errant shot… and proceded to snap the club over his neck. Yep. Take a look:
The story behind the first known hole-in-one in golf history
It was our intention to put together a story recognizing the first known hole-in-one in golf history by Young Tom Morris.
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Rory McIlroy shoots 5-under 67, two strokes off lead at Wentworth
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WATCH: Andrew ‘Beef’ Johnston deadlifts nearly 500 (!) pounds
He's known as “Beef” for a reason, folks. Andrew Johnston’s performance unit posted a video of the European Tour pro deadlifting 220 kilograms – about 485 pounds – on Wednesday, and it’s a sight to behold. Take a look:
Marriott Golf tees off third annual Hit the Green for HOPE program
ORLANDO, Fla.