PGA News Archive

Sunday, May 13, 2018
Justin Thomas jumps Dustin Johnson as World No. 1
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Justin Thomas has come a long way in 18 months.   All the way to No. 1 in the world.   He had one PGA Tour victory and was No.
The complete list of men's golfers ranked World No. 1
Here is the timeline of each player and the number of weeks they held the No. 1 spot in the men's Official World Golf Ranking. In total, 21 players have held the top spot since the ranking began in 1986. Tiger Woods holds the record for most consecutive weeks at No.
Webb Simpson finishes off big win at Players Championship
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla.
Brooks Koepka makes albatross, ties course record at The Players Championship
Brooks Koepka was putting together an impressive Sunday round at the Players Championship with a 32 on the front nine, but then rocketed up the leaderboard with some impressive scoring to finish his round.
Players Championship 2018: Tee times, pairings and how to watch
Learn how to hit your driver off the fairway instruction, like so many TOUR players are doing these days, from PGA Professional Derek Sanders.
Webb Simpson borrows from past Players champions to remake putting stroke
Webb Simpson was lost without his belly putter and the ability to anchor it against his beltline.
Saturday, May 12, 2018
Watch Jim Furyk sink putt for PGA Tour record, celebrate with fans
In 2016, Jim Furyk made history. On a Sunday at the Travelers Championship, Furyk shot a 58, still the lowest score in PGA Tour history. Furyk carded 10 birdies, one eagle, and seven pars on the day at TPC River Highlands and ended up finishing T5 at 11-under.
Rickie Fowler lands shot on tree at Players, tries everything to get it out
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Rickie Fowler spent several minutes searching for his ball. He even borrowed binoculars to peer high into a palm tree as several spectators furiously shook it. At one point, Fowler looked like a seasoned bird watcher.
Friday, May 11, 2018
Enormous 12-foot gator strolls golf course fairway as deer look on
Alligators roaming golf courses in the south is nothing out of the ordinary.   But, when they're the size of small dinosaurs, well, that's something.   RELATED:
The Woodlands Golf Course brings private feel to public golf near Baltimore
Technically speaking, the Woodlands golf course in Windsor Mill is just two short miles from the Baltimore Beltway -- an easily accessible location in Southern Baltimore County.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Remembering the famous Fred Couples hole-in-three at the Players Championship
  In the first round of the 1999 Players Championship (it was played in the month of March then and remained that way until switching to May in 2007), fan favorite Fred Couples stepped to the tee on the world-famous, par-3, island-green 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass.
7 PGA Tour events that are gone but not forgotten
Wednesday, May 09, 2018
20 Ryder Cup USA hopefuls, vice captains gather for dinner at Captain Jim Furyk's home
The first round Tiger and Phil ever played together was at the 1997 PGA Championship
For the first time in almost four years, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are paired up for an official PGA Tour event — this time, The Players Championship.
The best shots we've ever seen hit on TPC Sawgrass' 17th hole
Rickie Fowler back at Players Championship, still looking to catapult career
Tiger Woods returns to TPC focused on regaining momentum
The wild ride of Justin Thomas at The Players Championship
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson improve relationship with age
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
These are the craziest things that have happened on TPC Sawgrass' 17th hole