PGA News Archive

Thursday, July 12, 2018
Bryson DeChambeau looks to defend title at the John Deere Classic
For the first time in his PGA Tour career, Bryson DeChambeau will enter a tournament looking to defend a title.
Joaquin Niemann is only 19 and has 4 top tens this season. He's the next teenager who might win the John Deere
SILVIS, Ill. -- It won't be chilly at the John Deere Classic that starts Thursday, but it could be Chile.
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Watch Tiger Woods, Justin Thomas give Ahmad Rashad club-twirl lessons
The actual drive doesn't matter. It's about how you look. At least that's what Ahmad Rashad learned from Justin Thomas and Tiger Woods during a fun club-twirling lesson. The sportscaster shared the "lessons" on his personal Instagram.
Steven Bowditch used Twitter to find a teenager to caddie for him at the John Deere Classic
Job: PGA Tour caddie Hours: 2 p.m. Tuesday until Friday, with a one percent chance of work required on Sunday Pay: Leftover golf gloves and golf balls
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Notable dates on the 2019 PGA Tour schedule
PGA of America partners with Radius Sports Group to elevate supplier inclusion program
The average age of a golf major champion is 32 years old
5 big changes in the 2019 PGA Tour schedule
See the new PGA Tour schedule for 2018-19
British Open: 5 Reasons why older players can thrive
More so than any of the four majors, the Open Championship is your best chance to see an older player perform well or even win. Look no further than five-time Open Champion Tom Watson, who -- at age 59 -- lost in a playoff to Stewart Cink in 2009 at Turnberry.
Monday, July 09, 2018
Inspirational 7-year-old Tommy Morrissey continues to dominate on the golf course
Tommy Morrissey is a better golfer with one hand, than most people with two.
Lanto Griffin reflects on career journey to pairing with Phil Mickelson on Sunday at Greenbrier
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS -- Lanto Griffin recalls playing at the Meadows Course at The Greenbrier during his days as a junior golfer. He just never got the big prize on the Blue Ridge Junior Golf Tour.
11 times the rules of golf were broken, sometimes in bizarre fashion
The Rules of Golf are long and, many would admit, complicated. Players at the highest levels are under the microscope like never before. HDTV cameras pick up things the naked eye can't see.
Sunday, July 08, 2018
Sei Young Kim shoots 31-under, shatters LPGA scoring records in win
Kevin Na ends 7-year winless drought at the Greenbrier Classic
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Kevin Na rode a hot putter to halt a winless streak of nearly seven years on the PGA Tour.
Phil Mickelson, Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy among players closest to career grand slam
Only five players in PGA Tour history have won all four majors to complete the career grand slam.
Phil Mickelson calls two-stoke penalty on himself at Greenbrier Classic
Phil Mickelson was assessed a penalty for the second tournament in a row, as he self-reported a two-stroke penalty after consulting with a rules official at the Greenbrier Classic on Sunday after he tapped down the fescue in front of the tee box on the 7th hole.
Russell Knox sinks incredible back-to-back putts to win the Irish Open
The myth goes that lightning never strikes twice in the same place. Don't tell Russell Knox that.
Sam Saunders' putter brings good luck from late grandfather Arnold Palmer
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS - Sam Saunders is carrying quite a memento from his late grandfather, Arnold Palmer. In fact, the symmetries this week are quite compelling.
Saturday, July 07, 2018
Kelly Kraft, Harold Varner tied for lead at The Greenbrier
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Harold Varner shot a 4-under 66 Saturday to tie second-round leader Kelly Kraft at the top entering the final round of A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier in West Virginia.