PGA News Archive

Monday, August 20, 2018
Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson $9 million match will stream on Bleacher Report Live
It’s happening, and we have a date for "The Match." Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are going head-to-head in a match-play event on Thanksgiving weekend. Here’s everything you need to know about the showdown:
Sung Hyun Park reclaims No. 1 world ranking with playoff win in Indy
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Sung Hyun Park blew one chance to jump back on top of the world Sunday.   The South Korean star made sure it didn't happen again.   After missing a short birdie putt on the final hole of regul
Sunday, August 19, 2018
Viktor Hovland caps dominant week to win US Amateur
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Viktor Hovland became the first Norwegian to win the U.S.
Brandt Snedeker picks up first win in two years at Wyndham Championship
15 longest drives on the PGA Tour since 2010
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.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Red-hot Brandt Snedeker shoots 3-under in Round 2 for weekend lead at the Wyndham Championship
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Brandt Snedeker couldn't block out the buzz that surrounded his first-round 11-under 59 at the Wyndham Championship. He refocused just in time to reclaim the lead.
Friday, August 17, 2018
What was even par worth on the PGA Tour in the 2017-18 regular season?
For the past two years, we’ve tracked the professional careers of the most average fictional family of golfers of all time with a simple concept in mind: How would a golfer who shot even par every round fare on the PGA Tour?
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Brandt Snedeker shoots a 59 in the opening round of the Wyndham Championship
Have yourself a day, Sneds. Brandt Snedeker joined an exclusive club Thursday from the Wyndham Championship, shooting a sub-60 round at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Players who have shot sub-60 rounds on the PGA Tour
19 years ago, David Duval became the third player in PGA Tour history to shoot a 59 in an official event at the Bob Hope Classic.   Since then there have been five more 59s and one 58 shot on the PGA Tour — including two of them shot by 2018 Ryder Cup
Story behind famous 'Tin Cup' hole and golf course
(EDITOR'S NOTE: We are republishing this story as today, August 16, 2018, marks the anniversary of its 1996 release in theaters.)
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Playoff implications loom large for PGA Tour players at the Wyndham Championship
It's time for the PGA Tour's bubble players to take center stage. The field at the Wyndham Championship is once again packed with players trying to play their way into golf's postseason and keep their tour cards for 2019.
A Tiger Woods' Scotty Cameron putter sold at an auction. Bids started at $25K
You could have known what it was like to putt like Tiger -- or at least use his equipment. You just needed to spend some money.
10 ways to grow the game of golf right now's Michael Breed demonstrates how to properly hit a bump and run shot while out on the course at Atlanta Athletic Club.
Before Sam Snead became the oldest PGA Tour winner, he made history at Wrigley Field
Fifty-three years ago, Sam Snead became the oldest golfer to win a PGA Tour event, claiming the Greater Greensboro Open at the age of 52 years, 10 months and 8 days old.
Oldest winners on the PGA Tour
Here's a staggering stat for you... There have been 901 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 901 events that a player age 47 or older has won.
University of St. Andrews names residence hall in tribute to PGA Hall-of-Famer Renee Powell
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland – The University of St. Andrews will honor PGA/LPGA Professional Renee Powell of East Canton, Ohio, and British journalist Katharine Whitehorn by naming a residence hall after each of them.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Players, caddies to wear yellow hats in honor of Jarrod Lyle at the Wyndham Championship
The PGA family continues to come together in support of the late Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle. Players and caddies will wear yellow hats, sent by Titleist, this weekend at the Wyndham Championship in honor of Lyle. 
Here's what you missed at the PGA Fashion & Demo Experience in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS – We attended the first day of the 2018 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience at The Venetian and explored the latest fashion, equipment and training aid additions to the world of golf merchandise. Here were some of the highlights.
Thorbjorn Olesen is heading to the Nordea Masters. His golf clubs aren't.
Looks like Thorbjorn Olesen is in the market for a new set of clubs for his next stop on the European Tour.
PGA Fashion & Demo Experience shows off new golf equipment at Topgolf Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS – Thousands of PGA Professionals, golf buyers, manufacturers and industry leaders are gathering in Las Vegas for the 2018 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience, Aug. 13-15. Events for Monday, Aug.