PGA News Archive

Sunday, August 12, 2018
Most majors won: Wins in men's professional golf events
In the 2000 PGA Championship at Valhalla, Jack Nicklaus, playing in his final PGA Championship alongside a young Tiger Woods, needed an eagle on the 18th hole to make the cut. Not surprisingly, Jack's ball nearly found the bottom of the cup.
Thursday, August 09, 2018
PGA Championship players wear yellow ribbons in support of Jarrod Lyle
Players at the 2018 PGA Championship are supporting the late Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle by wearing yellow ribbons on their hats.
Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Former PGA Tour golfer Jarrod Lyle dies at 36 after long cancer battle
MELBOURNE, Australia — Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle has died after a long struggle with cancer. He was 36.
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
Predictions for the 2018 major championships
Only five players in history have ever achieved golf's career Grand Slam. Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth have the opportunity to make history by capturing the final leg of their slams.
Sunday, August 05, 2018
Andrew Putnam wins in Reno to earn spot in PGA Championship field
RENO, Nev. — Andrew Putnam won the Barracuda Championship on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, holding off Chad Campbell by four points in the modified Stableford scoring event.
Justin Thomas captures first WGC title at Bridgestone Invitational
Friday, August 03, 2018
7 things to know about Shadow Creek, site of the Tiger vs. Phil $9 million match
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PGA of America, PacificPine Sports Group to develop youth golf centers
PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL. | SHENZHEN, PRC | HONG KONG – The PGA of America and China-based PacificPine Sports Group are partnering to develop state-of-the-art youth golf development centers in China.
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.