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FILE  - In this Oct. 28, 2019, file photo, Tiger Woods celebrates after winning the Zozo Championship golf tournament at the Accordia Golf Narashino country club in Inzai, east of Tokyo, Japan. Woods is the defending champion at a course where he has won five times. The Zozo Championship is the second Asia-based event to move to the United States this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)

A return to Sherwood for Tiger Woods and the world's best

Oct. 20, 2020 12:54 PM EDT

PGA TOUR ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP AT SHERWOOD Site: Thousand Oaks, California. Course: Sherwood CC. Yardage: 7,006. Par: 72. Purse: $8 million. Winner's share: $1.44 million. Television: Thursday-Sunday, 5-8 p.m. (Golf Channel). Defending champion: Tiger Woods. FedEx Cup leader: Bryson DeChambeau. Last week: Jason...

File-This Aug. 8, 2020, file photo shows Brooks Koepka watching his tee shot on the 14th hole during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco. Koepka returns to competition this week after missing two months with a hip injury. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Column: Koepka back (again) and trying to salvage lost year

Oct. 13, 2020 5:54 PM EDT

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Welcome back, Brooks Koepka. For the third time this year. And yes, it's a phrase he's getting tired of hearing. “Hopefully, that won't happen again," Koepka said Tuesday at the CJ Cup at Shadow Creek, the very tournament where last year — in a much different...

Bryson DeChambeau hits off the 10th tee during the final round of Shriners Hospitals for Children Open golf tournament Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

DeChambeau plans month away from competition before Masters

Oct. 13, 2020 5:50 PM EDT

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau has taken some unusual routes in his career, from his single-length clubs to bulking up in an effort to swing as hard as he can. Add to the list his decision to take a month off without competition leading to the Masters. The Shriners Hospitals for Children...

Sei Young Kim, of South Korea, watches her tee shot on the 12th hole during the final round at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship golf tournament at the Aronimink Golf Club, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, in Newtown Square, Pa. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

Sei Young Kim wins 1st major at Women’s PGA Championship.

Oct. 11, 2020 3:21 PM EDT

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — Sei Young Kim lined up for the putt on the 18th hole that would seal her first LPGA major championship and somehow missed by inches. One member of the gallery — in this instance, roughly 75 officials, photographers and course stragglers — even said “she made...

South Korea's Sei Young Kim wins KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

Oct. 11, 2020 1:59 PM EDT
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — South Korea's Sei Young Kim wins KPMG Women’s PGA Championship.
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...

Sei Young Kim, of South Korea, watches her shot on the 15th hole during the third round at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship golf tournament at the Aronimink Golf Club, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Newtown Square, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Sei Young Kim, eyeing 1st major, leads by 2 at Women's PGA

Oct. 10, 2020 4:37 PM EDT

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — Sei Young Kim has yet to splurge on the $1.5 million she won last year in the richest prize offered at a tournament in women’s golf. “I’m just saving up for the future,” she said. Winning the first major of her career just might be priceless. A 10-time...

FILE - In this July 22, 1962, file photo, Gary Player lifts the top of the PGA trophy after winning the Championship at Aronimink Golf Club at Newton Square, Pa. At left is Lou Strong, Professional Golfer's Association president. Player was back Saturday at Aronimink Golf Club, home of this weekend's Women's PGA Championship, and the site of his 1962 PGA Championship victory. (AP Photo/File)

Gary Player returns to Aronimink still looking to play

Oct. 10, 2020 3:24 PM EDT

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — Jack Nicklaus asked his old friend Gary Player during a recent phone call just how many rounds of golf he still played each week. The Black Knight of golf, Player, who turns 85 on Nov. 1, said he scheduled a tee time every day he could — including a recent round with...

Jennifer Kupcho watches her tee shot on the seventh hole during the second round of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship golf tournament at the Aronimink Golf Club, Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Newtown Square, Pa. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

Sei Young Kim has late birdie run to take Women’s PGA lead

Oct. 9, 2020 7:50 PM EDT

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — Sei Young Kim ignored the manually operated leaderboards dotted around Aronimink as she started to rally her way into contention. “I was in a good momentum, so I just wanted to ride on that,” Kim said. By the time she finished sinking birdie after birdie en route...

Nelly Korda reacts after missing her shot on the 17th hole during the final round to win the on the first hole during the final round of the LPGA's ANA Inspiration golf tournament at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Women's PGA loses No. 2 player as Nelly Korda withdraws

Oct. 9, 2020 1:53 PM EDT

NEWTOWN SQAURE, Pa. (AP) — Nelly Korda withdrew from the Women's PGA Championship on Friday because of back pain. Korda, the No. 2 player in women's golf, opened with a1-over 71 at Aronimink Golf Club and was four shots out of the lead. She said in an Instagram post she hoped her back would feel better...