PGA News Archive

Sunday, February 13, 2011
A Lesson Learned: Playing Pebble Beach effectively
What an awesome event golf on the PGA Tour was this past week. The drama and action were tremendous and seeing Bill Murray show some flashes of golf brilliance in addition to the levity he brings was quite a treat.
Accenture Match Play field finalized, Mickelson decides to play after all
Count in Phil Mickelson for the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
Points wins AT&T Pebble Beach Pro- Am with comedian Murray as partner
D.A. Points won for the first time on the PGA Tour and wasn't even the biggest star. That's what made this AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am so special.
Lehman birdies 18th to edge Sluman and Spittle at Allianz Championship
Tom Lehman birdied the final hole to finish at 13 under, breaking a tie with Jeff Sluman and Rod Spittle and winning the Allianz Championship on Sunday.
Flashes of brilliance from Woods, but still plenty of work left to be done
There were flashes of brilliance from Tiger Woods at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, but also plenty of signs his new swing remains a work in progress. Woods himself has no doubts about his future.
Quiros captures Dubai Desert Classic as Woods tumbles into tie for 20th
Alvaro Quiros of Spain won the European Tour's Omega Dubai Desert Classic with a wild final round on Sunday that included a hole-in-one and triple bogey as Tiger Woods fell out of contention early and lost his bid to win his first tournament in 15 months.
Tseng wins Ladies Masters to sweep Australia, takes over as world No. 1
Taiwan’s Yani Tseng took over the No. 1 ranking in women’s golf after shooting a final-round 68 to win the Australian Ladies Masters by four strokes on Sunday, her second victory in a row Down Under.
Saturday, February 12, 2011
Marino maintains his lead, just barely, after three rounds at Pebble Beach
The best break for Steve Marino might have come moments after he finished his round Saturday at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, nowhere near where he had just three-putted from 4 feet for a bogey.
Senior has lead after blustery second round at Allianz Championship
Peter Senior shot a 67 to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the Allianz Championship on Saturday. Senior was at 11-under 133 after a blustery day in South Florida at the Champions Tour event.
Woods creeps to within one of leaders on windy Moving Day in Dubai
Tiger Woods overcame a poor start in windy conditions Saturday to shoot a par 72, one shot behind leader Rory McIlroy and two others going into the final round of the European Tour’s Omega Dubai Desert Classic.
Tseng rolls out to three-shot lead over Lewis at Australian Ladies Masters
Taiwan’s Yani Tseng, who can take the No. 1 ranking in women’s golf with a victory at the Australian Ladies Masters, took a three-stroke lead into the final round Saturday, shooting a 9-under-par 63.
Friday, February 11, 2011
With second straight 7-birdie round, Marino has big lead at Pebble Beach
Steve Marino is too busy soaking in the scenery and atmosphere at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am to get worked up over his four-shot lead going into the weekend.
Blake leads Lehman by one shot after first round at Allianz Championship
A lack of practice didn't hurt Jay Don Blake in his 2011 Champions Tour debut. Blake opened with an 8-under 64 at the Allianz Championship on Friday to take a one-stroke lead over Tom Lehman after the first round of the over-50 circuit's first full-field event.
Lewis and Smith lead Tseng by one at halfway in Australian Ladies Masters
American Stacey Lewis and Australian Kristie Smith each shot 7-under-par 65s to take a share of the second-round lead at the Australian Ladies Masters on Friday.
McIlroy leads in Dubai; Woods four back after 66
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Tiger Woods surged into contention at the Dubai Desert Classic on Friday, shooting a bogey-free 6-under 66 in his bid to win his first tournament in more than a year.
Thursday, February 10, 2011
Players on bubble waiting to see if they get into Accenture Match Play
This is the final week for players to get into the top 64 in the world ranking and qualifying for the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship in Arizona, although some are taking the week off.
Marino and Points atop leaderboard on Day 1 at Pebble Beach Pro-Am
D.A. Points knew it was going to be a great week at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am when he found out Bill Murray was his amateur partner. It got even better on Thursday.
Langer set to defend hometown title at Allianz Championship in Florida
Defending champion Bernhard Langer hopes playing at home will be his ticket to winning a second consecutive Allianz Championship title this weekend.
Local Knowledge: 2011 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am
All eyes are on the breathtaking Monterey Peninsula for this week's AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. We caught up with Pebble PGA Head Professional Chuck Dunbar, who has had quite a hectic schedule over the last 12 months.
Seven-time winner Webb in six-way tie for lead at Australian Masters
Seven-time major winner Karrie Webb had eight birdies and two bogeys for an opening-round six-under 66 and was in a six-way tie for the lead Thursday at the Australian Ladies Masters.