PGA News Archive

Thursday, August 16, 2018
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.
We attended the PGA Fashion & Demo Experience in Las Vegas. Here were the highlights.
LAS VEGAS – The golf world continues to find new ways to advance its technology for clubs, equipment and other related gear, and all of this was on display at the 2018 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience on Monday night.
Sunday, August 12, 2018
Tiger Woods majors: The ultimate guide
Tiger Woods has played in 78 major championships in his career, winning 14 of them. Here, we look at his performance in every one, with highlights from his wins: * — denotes major win
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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