PGA News Archive

Monday, November 15, 2010
Career Feats: Furyk named PGA Player of the Year; Kuchar earns first Vardon Trophy
Jim Furyk's strong finish at the end of the season, which included a rally to win the Tour Championship, vaulted him to his first PGA Player of the Year Award. Furyk won three events during the 2010 season, just enough to surpass U.S.
Lawsuit between two golfers raises question of when to yell 'fore'
Two doctors are playing golf on Long Island. One hits such a poor shot from the rough that it hits his partner, standing somewhere off to the side, in the head. Whose fault is that? New York’s top court will hear arguments Tuesday about whether Dr.
Scott tops Hansen by three shots to win Singapore Open in Monday finish
Australia's Adam Scott won the Barclays Singapore Open for the third time, completing a 3-under 68 in a Monday finish for a three-stroke victory over Denmark's Anders Hansen.
Sunday, November 14, 2010
Merritt pockets $1 million after three- man playoff for Kodak Challenge
Troy Merritt saved his PGA Tour card.
Kim zooms past Pettersen to grab win at Lorena Ochoa Invitational
South Korea's In-Kyung Kim won the Lorena Ochoa Invitational on Sunday for her third LPGA Tour title, closing with an 8-under 64 for a three-stroke stroke victory over Suzann Pettersen. Kim played the front nine in 6-under 30 and added three birdies and a bogey on the final nine. "I don't know
Garrigus wins at Disney, Thatcher is second, both keep PGA Tour cards
Robert Garrigus was on the final hole with a three-stroke lead. The gallery was lined up along the ropes. The cameras were focusing on his every move.
Bensel of New York wins Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship
In a closely contested final round that came down to the back nine on Sunday, Frank Bensel of Purchase, N.Y., separated himself from the field with a final-round 3-under par-69 and 277 total to claim the 34th Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship title, edging Travis Deibert of Jamison, Pa., by t
Ishikawa wins Taiheiyo Masters for his third title on Japan Tour in 2010
Japanese teenager Ryo Ishikawa won the Mitsui Sumitomo Visa Taiheiyo Masters on Sunday, shooting a 5-under 67 to hold off Australian Brendan Jones for his third title of the year on the Japan Tour.
Monday finish in store in Singapore, where Scott leads Poulter by three
Adam Scott has a three-stroke lead after eight holes of the suspended final round of the Barclays Singapore Open.
Appleby wins Australian Masters as Woods rallies late to finish fourth
Stuart Appleby ended a nine-year drought at home by winning the JBWere Australian Masters on Sunday, rallying from a seven-shot deficit with birdies on his last two holes for a 6-under 65. Just after Tiger Woods closed with a 65 and ensured he'd finish the year without a title, Appleby knocked in
Saturday, November 13, 2010
Five early birdies boost Pettersen to one-shot lead at Ochoa Invitational
Suzann Pettersen moved into position for her first LPGA Tour victory of the year, shooting a 3-under 69 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational. Pettersen, the Norwegian star who has 10 top-five finishes season, was 12 under on the Guadalajara Country Club course.
Bensel of New York carries lead into finale at PGA Assistant Championship
On "moving day" at the 34th Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship, veteran Frank Bensel of Purchase, N.Y., used a third-round 3-under-par 69 and 208 total to grab a one-stroke lead Saturday over Adam Rainaud of South Hadley, Mass., heading into the final round at PGA Golf Club. In a round that
Thatcher leads by four, eyes fairy-tale ending at Disney World season finale
Roland Thatcher was at home a year ago after missing the cut at Disney World, stressfully updating the live money list on his computer to see if he would finish high enough to keep his PGA Tour card. Things will be up to him Sunday. Thatcher is on his way to an improbable bid to keep his card,
Amazing Davies captures 79th career victory in Women's Indian Open
England's Laura Davies won the Hero Honda Women's Indian Open on Saturday, triumphing in a four-way playoff at the DLF Golf and Country Club.
Poulter climbs to within one of Scott after third round of Singapore Open
Adam Scott shot a 2-under 69 Saturday to take a one-stroke lead into the final round of the $6 million Barclays Singapore Open, a tournament he has won twice before at the Sentosa Golf Club. Scott, who won here in 2005 and 2006, had a 3-round total of 14-under 199. Defending champion Ian Poult
Woods' struggles continue on Day 3 at Australian Masters, falls 10 behind
Tiger Woods failed to make up any ground in the rain Saturday in the JBWere Australian Masters, shooting an even-par 71 that left him resigned to going an entire year without a victory. Adam Bland, who is headed to the second stage of PGA Tour qualifying school next week in California, started an
Friday, November 12, 2010
Birdies on two of last three holes give Creamer lead at Ochoa Invitational
Trio of players share lead at midway point of PGA Assistant Championship
The wind picked up during the second round Friday and carried the trio of Shawn Warren of Windham, Maine; Nick Bailes of Brentwood, Tenn.; and Adam Rainaud of South Hadley, Mass., into the lead midway through the 34th Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship at PGA Golf Club. The three players a
Thatcher rolls out to four-shot lead at halfway point of PGA Tour finale
All Roland Thatcher wanted to do this week was prepare for qualifying school.
With second straight 65, Scott leads Poulter by two at Singapore Open
Two-time winner Adam Scott shot a second straight 65 Friday to take a two-stroke lead over defending champion Ian Poulter of England after the second round at the European Tour’s Barclays Singapore Open. Scott was at 12-under 130 after opening with consecutive 6-under rounds on both the Serapong