PGA News Archive

Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Eubanks: Senior PGA Championship reflects golf's rich history
Long before Arnie, Jack and Gary; before Sam, Byron, and Gene; before the World Golf Hall of Fame or the Champions Tour, and back when Nike was still just the Greek word for Victory, the official starters of the Masters tournament, the guys who shuffled to the first tee on dew-strewn Thursday
McIlroy more consistent, believes he can stay atop world rankings awhile
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Winning the U.S. Open last year didn't just earn Rory McIlroy his first major title, it made him believe he was ready to become the best player in the world.
Donald admits that major title is one achievement missing from his resume
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Luke Donald was awarded honorary life membership of the European Tour on Wednesday, the latest of a string of accolades for the Englishman following his stellar 2011 season.
Nicklaus Presser
Jack Nicklaus talks about the 2012 Senior PGA Championship and the Harbor Shores course he designed.
Alabama grabs two-shot lead over Virginia at women’s NCAA finals
FRANKLIN, Tenn. -- Alabama finished the opening round by grabbing a two-stroke lead over Virginia, and Portland Rosen shot a Cavaliers' school-record 6-under 66 in near perfect conditions in the morning to lead the individual standings Tuesday at the NCAA Division I w
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Woods is only one who can measure progress, using his own criteria
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The trouble with trying to measure the progress of Tiger Woods is that by his own definition, he never really gets there. Even when he was at his best, Woods always thought he could get better.
Els hopes players' complaints about Wentworth redesign finally over
WENTWORTH, England -- Ernie Els hopes the moaning and groaning about his new-look West Course at Wentworth becomes a thing of the past at the European Tour's prestigious BMW PGA Championship this week.
2012 Senior PGA Championship Day 1 Preview
Players at Harbor Shores talk about how there's nothing like the excitement of the season's first senior major championship.
'I'm headed in right direction,' says Woods in promoting AT&T National
BETHESDA, Md. -- Tiger Woods insists he is close to contending on a weekly basis, even if recent results suggest otherwise.
Monday, May 21, 2012
PGA Tour rookie English leads eight in qualifying for British Open
PLANO, Texas -- PGA Tour rookie Harris English shot a course best and International Final Qualifying-America record 60 on Monday and easily qualified for the British Open.
Seven SEC teams populate field in women's NCAA finals at Vanderbilt
FRANKLIN, Tenn. -- Another NCAA championship is stocked with Southeastern Conference teams looking to add one more title to the league's crowded trophy case.
Kim to miss the rest of regular PGA Tour season to treat left arm tendinitis
CLEVELAND -- Anthony Kim will miss the rest of the FedExCup season to treat chronic tendinitis in his left arm.
A week's worth of tweets, May 14-20, 2012
Many prominent golf companies, players and PGA instructors regularly take to Twitter to talk about their equipment and other aspects of their game.
Olazabal plans to select four assistant captains instead of two, he confirms
WENTWORTH, England -- European Captain Jose Maria Olazabal has denied reports that he will be selecting only two vice-captains for this year's Ryder Cup in Chicago.
Dufner climbs into top 20 in ranking after second win in last three starts
IRVING, Texas -- Jason Dufner stood on the 18th green, his lips together seemingly trying to suppress a smile while his playing partner finished the hole to end the HP Byron Nelson Championship.
What's in the winners' golf bags for the week of May 20, 2012
What equipment did Jason Dufner and last week's other winners use to achieve victory? We take a peek in their bags to check out the gear that earned them the big checks for the week of May 20:
Sunday, May 20, 2012
A Lesson Learned: Importance of a consistent pre-shot routine
This week's HP Byron Nelson Championship at TPC Las Colinas in Irving, Texas, certainly showed us what a roller coaster ride golf can be at times. As in life, golf has its highs and lows and that was clearly on display in the Lone Star State.
Field full of PGA Tour regulars set for British Open qualifier in Texas
PLANO, Texas -– A field of 78 players will be hoping to earn one of eight places available at this year’s British Open Championship on Monday and Tuesday when International Final Qualifying (IFQ) returns to the Gleneagles Country Club.
Flanagan wins BMW Charity Pro-Am in playoff over fellow Aussie Percy
GREER, S.C. -- Australia’s Nick Flanagan tapped in a short par putt on the third playoff hole Sunday to defeat countryman Cameron Percy and win the BMW Charity Pro-Am for the second time.
Munoz of Spain prevails in Sybase Match Play, topping Kung in final
GLADSTONE, N.J. -- Azahara Munoz is never going to forget her first LPGA Tour win. It was as emotional as it was controversial and possibly tainted.