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Justin Thomas reacts after his eagle putt on the 15th hole during the final round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Thomas sees room for improvement after another strong year

Dec. 1, 2020 4:35 PM EST

Justin Thomas has ample reason to see the glass as more than half-filled, except that he plays golf for a living. The glass is never full enough to satisfy an elite golfer. Consider his year going into the Mayakoba Golf Classic. He won the Sentry Tournament of Champions and he added a second World Golf...

Dustin Johnson watches his shot on the 18th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

The Latest: Johnson ties Masters' 54-hole record at 16 under

Nov. 14, 2020 5:19 PM EST

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the Masters, the final golf major of the year (all times EST): ___ 5:10 p.m. Dustin Johnson tied the Masters' 54-hole record at 16-under 200, shooting a 7-under 65 in the third round. Johnson matched the mark set by Jordan Spieth in his 2015 victory. Johnson is the first...

FILE - In this April 11, 2010, file photo, Phil Mickelson celebrates on the 18th green after winning the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. That was his third green jacket, and he has not added to the total the last 10 years. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

MASTERS '20: A look back at Masters from 5 to 75 years ago

Nov. 12, 2020 2:00 AM EST

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A look at some of the anniversaries this year at the Masters: 75 years ago (1945): This turned out to be the final year without the Masters. Byron Nelson had defeated Ben Hogan in a playoff in 1942, and then World War II intervened. The Masters was not played for three years, during...

Houston Open a week before the Masters, just like old times

Nov. 3, 2020 12:13 PM EST

PGA TOUR HOUSTON OPEN Site: Houston. Course: Memorial Park. Yardage: 7,021. Par: 71. Prize money: $7 million. Winner's share: $1.26 million. Television: Thursday-Sunday, 1-4 p.m. (Golf Channel). Defending champion: Lanto Griffin. FedEx Cup leader: Bryson DeChambeau. Last week: Brian Gay won the Bermuda...

Els wins in rain in North Carolina for 2nd Champions title

Oct. 11, 2020 6:14 PM EDT

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Ernie Els birdied the final two holes, running in a 40-footer in the rain on the last, for a 6-under 66 and a one-stroke victory over Colin Montgomerie on Sunday in the SAS Championship. Els made the long putt on the par-4 18th three weeks after missing a 2-foot putt on the final hole of...

England's Tyrell Hatton on the first fairway during day four of the PGA Championship at Wentworth Club, Virginia Water, England, Sunday Oct. 11, 2020. (Adam Davy/PA via AP)

Hatton completes career goal by winning BMW PGA Championship

Oct. 11, 2020 1:41 PM EDT

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Tyrrell Hatton held off a final-round challenge by Victor Perez to win the BMW PGA Championship by four strokes on Sunday, giving the English player a first victory on home soil at a tournament that inspired him to become a professional. Hatton shot 5-under 67 to finish on...

Clarke, Montgomerie, Austin share SAS Championship lead

Oct. 10, 2020 8:36 PM EDT

CARY, N.C. (AP) — Darren Clarke, Colin Montgomerie and Woody Austin topped the SAS Championship leaderboard at 9 under Saturday, leaving Jim Furyk three strokes back in his bid to become the first player to win his first three PGA Tour Champions events. Clarke had a 6-under 66, Montgomerie shot 67 and...