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PGA CHAMPIONSHIP '22: Key anniversaries for this year's PGA

May. 19, 2022 03:05 AM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A look at some of the anniversaries this year at the PGA Championship: 100 years ago (1922) Oakmont hosted the first of its 12 professional men’s majors, and Gene Sarazen made history of his own as the first man to win two majors in the same...

Southern Hills: All-time best often crowned in dull fashion

May. 19, 2022 03:01 AM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — About a month before Dave Stockton won the PGA Championship at Southern Hills, his father gave him the self-help classic “Psycho-Cybernetics” by Maxwell Maltz, and he went through page by page highlighting various passages. “It was not a fun read,”...

Spieth among PGA favorites in quest for career Grand Slam

May. 18, 2022 19:57 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Not long ago, it seemed a foregone conclusion that Jordan Spieth would one day capture golf's career Grand Slam. Even more recently, it seemed as if he might never contend again. After scorching a Tiger-esque path through his first five years as a...

DeChambeau withdraws from PGA after testing repaired wrist

May. 18, 2022 17:42 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau withdrew from the PGA Championship on Wednesday after practicing for two days at Southern Hills to test his surgically repaired left wrist. The former U.S. Open champion practiced with a wrap that extended several inches up his left forearm. He...

Restored to glory, Southern Hills ready for PGA showcase

May. 18, 2022 01:24 AM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Matt Kuchar was flopping shots out of the rough during his practice round at Southern Hills on Tuesday when he chunked one so fat that it came up several yards short of the hole, teetering precariously on the edge of the green. “Knock that back to me,”...

Column: Best to never win major label starting much earlier

May. 17, 2022 18:46 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Jerry Barber holds a distinct place in history at the PGA Championship. He was 45 when he won an 18-hole playoff at Olympia Fields to become the oldest first-time winner of a major. Viktor Hovland already is being asked about winning his first major. ...

PGA CHAMPIONSHIP '22: Capsule look at Southern Hills majors

May. 16, 2022 11:45 AM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A capsule look at major championships held at Southern Hills, site of the PGA Championship being played Thursday-Sunday: 1958 U.S. OPEN Winner: Tommy Bolt Score: 283 Runner-up: Gary Player Margin of...

Mickelson decides not to defend title at PGA Championship

May. 14, 2022 09:16 AM EDT

Phil Mickelson withdrew Friday from the PGA Championship, electing to extend his hiatus from golf following incendiary comments he made about a Saudi-funded rival league he supports and the PGA Tour he accused of greed. Mickelson authored one of the most stunning victories last year...

PGA CHAMPIONSHIP '22: A capsule look at top contenders

May. 13, 2022 11:56 AM EDT

A capsule look at 10 top contenders for the 104th PGA Championship, to be played May 19-22 at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma (listed in predicted order of finish): JORDAN SPIETH Age: 28. Country: United States. World...

Bradley goes low in mud again, leads Wells Fargo by 2

May. 07, 2022 19:10 PM EDT

POTOMAC, Md. (AP) — Keegan Bradley did nothing special on the only easy scoring day this week at the Wells Fargo Championship, opening with an even-par 70 that left him around the cut line. Since the conditions got tougher, Bradley has been the best player at TPC Potomac at Avenel...