PGA News Archive

Sunday, March 13, 2011
Woods sees progress in final round at Doral, finds encouragement for future
Tiger Woods found reason to be encouraged Sunday at the WGC-Cadillac Championship. Woods ended another ordinary week on a course he once dominated by matching his best score of the year with a 6-under 66 at Doral that gives him his best finish this year through five tournaments.
Watney rallies past Johnson to win at Doral two years after narrow defeat
Nick Watney had every reason to see nothing but trouble as he stood on the 18th tee at Doral, a tough tee shot in any circumstance, let alone with a World Golf Championship on the line. History was hardly on his side Sunday at the WGC-Cadillac Championship.
PGA Tour Notebook: Is practice area the best part of Woods' new house?
Tiger Woods says he is close to moving into his new home in south Florida, and it sounds as though the most exciting part of that is his practice facility. “It’s phenomenal,” Woods said on his website.
Bradley wins Puerto Rico Open for second time in three years, in playoff
Michael Bradley took advantage of Troy Matteson's short par miss on the first extra hole Sunday to win the Puerto Rico Open for the second time in three years.
Saturday, March 12, 2011
Price eight strokes worse on Day 2 at Toshiba Classic, still leads by two
Nick Price followed his record-tying first round with a 3-under 68 on Saturday at Newport Beach Country Club to take a two-stroke lead in the Toshiba Classic.
Results of tournaments so far indicate depth on PGA Tour's gotten greater
Europe has the top four players in the world ranking. The strength of the PGA Tour might come from the likes of Mark Wilson, D.A. Points and Aaron Baddeley.
Kaymer has special time with friends and family to mark his No. 1 status
Martin Kaymer celebrated his rise to world No. 1 without ever leaving America.
Johnson emerges with two-shot lead at Doral after mistake-free back nine
Dustin Johnson hit his stride and found his swagger Saturday on the back nine of the Blue Monster at Doral to emerge with a two-shot lead going into the final round of the WGC-Cadillac Championship.
Matteson motors ahead of pack to nab three-shot lead in Puerto Rico Open
Troy Matteson shot a 6-under 66 on Saturday in the Puerto Rico Open to open a three-shot lead as he goes after the third PGA Tour victory.
Friday, March 11, 2011
Price equals Champions Tour record with 60 to lead Toshiba Classic
Nick Price matched the lowest round in Champions Tour history, eagling two of final four holes Friday for a career-best 11-under 60 in the Toshiba Classic.
At Doral, Japanese players shaken by news of quake damage back home
Yuta Ikeda received an e-mail in the middle of the night about a massive earthquake in Japan, followed by a devastating tsunami that slammed the eastern coast near the city where he went to college.
Mahan keeps lead at WGC-Cadillac Championship, but loses his cushion
The only thing Hunter Mahan liked about the end of his round was his name atop the leaderboard at Doral.
Tidland grabs share of second-round lead after 63 in Puerto Rico Open
Chris Tidland shot a 9-under 63 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead in the PGA Tour’s Puerto Rico Open with James Driscoll and Troy Matteson.
Thursday, March 10, 2011
Driscoll leads Puerto Rico Open by two shots after flirting with 60
James Driscoll shot a 9-under 63 on Thursday in the PGA Tour's Puerto Rico Open, missing a chance to break 60 when he played the final four holes in 2 over.
Mahan storms to WGC-Cadillac lead after storm blows through Doral
A storm packing 50 mph gusts toppled two TV towers, uprooted 17 young palm trees and sent the monster scoreboard at the 18th hole crashing to the ground Thursday at Doral.
Baker-Finch returns to competition, on limited basis, on Champions Tour
Two days before Australian Ian Baker-Finch is to make his debut on the Champions Tour, he hits his first shot in a pro-am round at the Toshiba Classic at Newport Beach Country Club.
Local Knowledge: 2011 WGC-Cadillac Championship
The PGA Tour is in the Miami area this week for the WGC-Cadillac Championship at Doral's famed Blue Monster.
Woods' playing schedule limited by time he's spending with his children
Tiger Woods is hitting some of his best shots when no one is watching.
Wednesday, March 09, 2011
Doral Notebook: Woods' caddie has become frequent pan-Pacific flyer
No other caddie has traveled so far to work so little than Steve Williams. Part of that is because Williams lives in New Zealand, and his 5-year-old son Jett is now going to school. And part of that is Woods playing in different parts of the world this early in the season.
Club Test 2011: Titleist AP2 Irons
From Golf Magazine (April 2011) Category: Tour Irons We tested: 3-PW with True Temper Dynamic Gold steel shaft