Latest PGA Championships News

Top 50 at end of year looms and Oosthuizen needs a big week

Dec. 06, 2022 18:58 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Augusta National has not said if it intends to keep the same criteria for its field, which includes the top 50 in the world at the end of the year. Sometimes no news is good news, especially for a small group of LIV Golf players. Talor Gooch was No. 35 when...

Tiger Woods doesn't 'have much left in this leg' to compete

Nov. 30, 2022 02:57 AM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Tiger Woods painted an uncertain picture about how much golf he can play, saying Tuesday that “I don't have much left in this leg.” He also doesn't have much hope the PGA Tour and the Saudi-funded rival league can get along unless Greg Norman is out as...

Column: Major champions and the significant shots they hit

Nov. 29, 2022 11:49 AM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — All it takes is one shot to settle the nerves, to create momentum or restore confidence, or in the case of Justin Thomas, to stop the bleeding. Thomas has won the PGA Championship twice, and both times he looked back to a moment before the final round that...

Tiger Woods withdraws from his tournament with foot injury

Nov. 28, 2022 17:21 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Tiger Woods was out before he was officially back, withdrawing Monday from his Hero World Challenge with plantar fasciitis in his right foot. The Hero World Challenge was to be the start of a December in golf ruled by Woods, who also has a made-for-television...

Column: 3 great years in golf, 2 of them already forgotten

Nov. 22, 2022 13:51 PM EST

The PGA Tour's social media army probably meant well. The tweet it sent Monday night celebrated big years by Rory McIlroy and Lydia Ko, and for good reason. Both delivered some of their best, most consistent golf. Both won the points race on their respective tours and the trophy for...

Tiger Woods to return at his tournament in the Bahamas

Nov. 09, 2022 15:37 PM EST

Tiger Woods made it official Wednesday by announcing he would return to competition as part of the 20-man field at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas. Woods is the tournament host of the unofficial event on Dec. 1-4 at Albany Golf Club, where the tournament has been played since...

Dow Finsterwald, 1st PGA champion in stroke play, dies at 93

Nov. 05, 2022 16:29 PM EDT

Dow Finsterwald became a footnote in history as the first player to win the PGA Championship in stroke play and the last U.S. captain of a Ryder Cup before continental Europe was invited to join. More than a major champion and Ryder Cup player, he devoted his life to golf as the...