PGA News Archive

Monday, March 18, 2013
Tiger Woods confirms he and Lindsey Vonn now dating
 
A week's worth of golf equipment tweets, March 11-17, 2013
Many prominent golf companies, players and PGA instructors regularly take to Twitter to talk about their equipment and other aspects of their game.
Happy St. Patrick's Day from your favorite golfers
Sunday was a busy day in golf, with Kevin Streelman getting his long-awaited breakthrough win on the PGA Tour, Stacy Lewis taking over as the top-ranked player in the women's game, David Frost going wire-to-wire at the Toshiba Classic – and, hopefully, a whole lot of you getting out
Sunday, March 17, 2013
Lesson Learned: Turn Penalties into Positives
Penalties happen in golf. For the average player, it’s difficult to go an entire round without getting at least one “freebie” or two -- strokes you didn’t actually make, but ones you earned through the magic of the rule book.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of March 17, 2013
What equipment did Kevin Streelman 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 March 17:
Frost wins Toshiba Classic, going wire to wire and setting scoring record
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. - David Frost won the Toshiba Classic on Sunday, shooting a 65 to defeat Fred Couples by five strokes and tie the tournament record of 19-under 194 set by Jay Haas in 2007.
Lewis wins Founders Cup, vaults to No. 1 spot in women's world ranking
PHOENIX -- Stacy Lewis won the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup on Sunday to jump to No. 1 in the world, taking advantage of Ai Miyazato's collapse on the 16th hole.
Streelman wins Tampa Bay C'ship, topping Weekley by two shots
PALM HARBOR, Fla. -- Kevin Streelman finally won on the PGA Tour with a game that looked as if he had done this many times before.
First look at Olympic golf course
The International Olympic Committee tweeted out a peek at the course that'll be used when golf returns to the Summer Games in 2016.
Aiken wins Avantha Masters, holding off local favorite Bhullar by three
GREATER NOIDA, India -- Thomas Aiken claimed his second European Tour title on Sunday thanks to some self-professed "phenomenal" golf in the Avantha Masters.
Saturday, March 16, 2013
Frost keeps his one-shot lead over Couples after second day at Toshiba
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. -- David Frost maintained a one-stroke lead over Fred Couples in the Champions Tour's Toshiba Classic, eagling the final hole Saturday for a 5-under 66.
Miyazato regains lead after third day of RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup
PHOENIX -- Ai Miyazato regained control in the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup on Saturday, ending up with a bigger cushion than she expected after Stacy Lewis was penalized two strokes after the round.
Tom Watson wants hot hands in 2014 Ryder Cup
Tom Watson has only been the U.S. Ryder Cup captain for three months, and the 2014 Ryder Cup is still a good year and a half away.
Barber Pole putters debut in United States
When you hear the name Barber Pole Golf, it'd be natural to think it's a red-blooded American clubmaker. Truth is, Barber Pole is based in Dublin, Ireland.
Streelman, Leonard and Coetzee tied after third round of Tampa Bay C'ship
PALM HARBOR, Fla. -- Kevin Streelman figured a good round Saturday would at least get him in the mix at the Tampa Bay Championship. It wound up giving him a share of the lead.
Aiken leads by three shots over Liang after third round of Avantha Masters
GREATER NOIDA, India -- Thomas Aiken of South Africa will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the Avantha Masters after charging through the field with a superb 10-under-par 62 on Saturday.
Friday, March 15, 2013
Lee leads Miyazato by one shot after second round of LPGA Founders Cup
PHOENIX -- Jee Young Lee birdied three of her last four holes to take a one-stroke lead over Ai Miyazato on another hot day at the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup.
Frost leads Toshiba Classic by one over Couples, three over Gallagher
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. -- David Frost broke par for eighth time in 10 Champions Tour rounds this year, shooting an 8-under 63 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead over Fred Couples after the first round of the Toshiba Classic.
Stefani leads Scott and Choi by one at halfway in Tampa Bay Championship
PALM HARBOR, Fla. -- Adam Scott had a breakthrough with his short game this winter, and it's so good now that he hardly even has to use it.
Daly makes a 10 on a par-4 hole to miss cut at Tampa Bay Championship
PALM HARBOR, Fla. -- John Daly at least was proud of a beautiful pitch from 30 yards to a foot of the cup. It allowed him to limit the damage to a 10.