PGA News Archive

Thursday, August 02, 2018
Ian Poulter ties opening-round record 62 for lead at Bridgestone Invitational
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Ian Poulter was annoyed upon realizing he had never finished better than 13th at Firestone, so he took a step toward doing something about it Thursday with an 8-under 62 and a one-shot lead in the Bridgestone Invitational.
Tiger Woods opens with lowest round of the year at Bridgestone Invitational
Look back at Tiger Woods' career, marked by a succession of injuries and anticipated comebacks. PGA.com's TJ Auclair recaps the recoveries and results as Tiger eyes a return to action at this week's Hero World Challenge.
Phil Mickelson dances like he means it in this tremendous golf commercial
The phrase “must-watch” may be cliché at this point. But trust us: you absolutely have to see Phil Mickelson’s new commercial with Mizzen+Main. Take a look:
Jutanugarn adapting to links for Women's British Open
Ariya Jutanugarn is coming round reluctantly to the quirky nature of links golf and that makes the world's No. 1 player an even more dangerous prospect for the Women's British Open.
Wednesday, August 01, 2018
Tiger Woods last win came at Firestone. This is his last chance to win there again.
Here's three reasons why Tiger Woods can have success in his 2018 return to PGA TOUR action at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines, from PGA Professional Brian Crowell (from Silo Ridge Field Club), who looks back at Tiger's performance during last November's Hero World Challenge.
USGA, R&A propose limiting those green-reading books
AKRON, Ohio — The USGA and R&A are proposing rules on the green-reading books that are becoming more and more popular. The goal is to force players to read the break on greens based on their skill and judgment instead of books that indicate the degree of slope.
Francesco Molinari has a major. He might get a Ryder Cup rematch with Tiger Woods.
MILAN — Francesco Molinari's road to major success started with a coffee.
Dan Pasternak, James Sieckmann headline 2018 PGA of America National Award Recipients
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Aug. 1, 2018) - Dan Pasternak, the PGA General Manager at Essex Fells (New Jersey) Country Club, has been named the 65th recipient of the PGA Golf Professional of the Year Award.
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
PGA of America and SiriusXM agree to five-year broadcast rights extension
Open Championship storylines heading into the PGA Championship
Jordan Spieth eyes career grand slam at Bellerive
Jarrod Lyle will not seek further cancer treatment, will receive palliative care at home
MELBOURNE, Australia — Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle has opted not to seek further treatment in his long fight against leukemia and will receive palliative care at home, his family has announced.
Tiger Woods' dominant history at Firestone
Monday, July 30, 2018
The 7 golfers with the most PGA Tour wins
Canada's Whistler area becoming a must-play golf destination
WHISTLER, British Columbia — The village of Whistler in Canada's British Columbia has a long-standing reputation as a world-class ski destination. With two massive mountains, pristine powder and a wide variety of terrain, it's no wonder.
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Top-ranked Dustin Johnson wins RBC Canadian Open
OAKVILLE, Ontario — Top-ranked Dustin Johnson pulled away Sunday in the RBC Canadian Open for his third victory of the season and 19th on the PGA Tour.
Richard McEvoy captures first European Tour event after 17 years and 285 starts
HAMBURG, Germany — Richard McEvoy has won his first European Tour title at the age of 39 after a dramatic finish to the European Open in Hamburg.
Miguel Angel Jimenez edges Bernhard Langer for Senior British Open victory
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Senior British Open on Sunday, edging defending champion Bernhard Langer by one shot.
Fun-loving golfer Bruce Lietzke dies at 67
ATHENS, Texas — Bruce Lietzke, the fun-loving, fade-hitting PGA Tour winner whose practice regime — or lack of one — spawned an often-told spoiled banana story, died Saturday of brain cancer. He was 67.
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Miguel Angel Jimenez leads Senior Open after three rounds
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — Miguel Angel Jimenez shot par 72 in blustery conditions to remain 9-under overall and two shots clear heading to the final round of the Senior British Open on Saturday.