PGA News Archive

Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Get Golf Ready at Troon facilities this month
Are you ready to Get Golf Ready? You still can, even though autumn is here.
Eubanks: Lessons from a Ryder Cup Loss
You can't blame them for being in shock.
Johnson, playing at Dunhill Links in Scotland, says Ryder Cup 'tough pill'
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Dustin Johnson can't escape Europe's celebration in winning the Ryder Cup.
There will never be a more important putt in my life, says relieved Kaymer
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Martin Kaymer has arrived in Scotland as Ryder Cup hero -- and fully aware of how close he was to being "the biggest idiot."
Lawrie takes Ryder Cup to 2014 host Gleneagles, would like to play again
GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Paul Lawrie has ambitions to captain Europe in the Ryder Cup one day -- but he is focused on retaining a playing role when the trophy is defended in his home country in 2014.
What is TaylorMade hiding?
If you’re a car guy like me, you love to see spy shots of new models while they’re out being tested.
Tuesday, October 02, 2012
Final observations from Ryder Cup as we put Medinah in our memory banks
MEDINAH, Ill. -- The PGA Tour supplied the best tonic possible Tuesday to cure the Americans of a Ryder Cup hangover.
Donald and McIlroy want Ryder Cup to count for time on European Tour
MEDINAH, Ill. -- Now that the Ryder Cup is over, Luke Donald sets out to complete his European Tour schedule.
Lawrie back as hero at Dunhill Links Championship in his native Scotland
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Paul Lawrie is back in front of his home fans this week after playing his part in Europe's almost magical Ryder Cup victory.
Olazabal rules out staying on as Ryder Cup captain, revels in team's victory
LONDON -- Describing the role as "torture" at times, victorious Ryder Cup Captain Jose Maria Olazabal ruled out the possibility of staying on for the 2014 competition at Gleneagles, Scotland.
Everyone on team knew how big win would be for Olazabal, says Colsaerts
LONDON -- The whole of Europe's successful Ryder Cup team knew exactly what retaining the trophy would mean to Captain Jose Maria Olazabal, said Nocolas Colsaerts.
Nicklaus turns down offer to be vice captain for Couples at Presidents Cup
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) -- Jack Nicklaus had a chance to be more than a ceremonial host at the 2013 Presidents Cup at Muirfield Village.
Free Lesson Friday: Loss of Power off the Tee
How does your set up affect your distance off the tee? 2009 PGA Teacher of the Year Mike Bender lets us know in this week's edition of "Free Lesson Friday."
Monday, October 01, 2012
A week's worth of tweets, September 24-30, 2012
Many prominent golf companies, players and PGA instructors regularly take to Twitter to talk about their equipment and other aspects of their game.
3 Ways to Improve Your Game: Tee Shot
Golf is so much easier from the fairway than in the trees - but how do you hit better tee shots? PGA Professional Eric Apenfels from Pinehurst Golf Resort offers three tips on how to hit better drives.
Ryder Cup TV ratings best since 1999
The Ryder Cup's final day drew its highest preliminary TV rating since the last big comeback 13 years ago, NBC Sports said on Monday.
No question about quality of play as this Ryder Cup celebrated success
MEDINAH, Ill. (AP) -- The Ryder Cup didn't end with the closing ceremony at Medinah.
The bookies didn't see it coming, either
There’s no shame in admitting that you didn’t see Europe’s history-making rally to win the Ryder Cup coming. Neither did some of Britain's biggest bookmakers.
A well-deserved exhale
I cannot begin to understand how it feels to endure the kind of pressure that golfers like Martin Kaymer and Steve Stricker faced late Sunday with the Ryder Cup on the line and the whole world watching.
A Lesson Learned: Making it routine
Obviously, there's not a lot I can add to what we all witnessed at Medinah. That was just simply amazing golf: great players, hitting great shots, under incredibly great pressure.