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New alliance gives 10 European tour players PGA Tour cards

Jun. 28, 2022 17:12 PM EDT

The PGA Tour is awarding 10 cards to European tour players and bringing back a direct path to the big leagues from Q-school as part of an expanded partnership with Europe that aims to strengthen themselves against the Saudi-funded LIV Golf. The joint venture with Europe is a 13-year...

Column: Youth movement can make LIV Golf look appealing

Jun. 21, 2022 18:37 PM EDT

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Players willing to leave the PGA Tour for riches only Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund can provide is a movement Rory McIlroy refers to as the “easy way out.” Maybe that's too easy of an explanation. Even so, it's hard to dispute the...

Today in History: June 20, Victoria takes the throne

Jun. 20, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, June 20, the 171st day of 2022. There are 194 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 20, 1837, Queen Victoria acceded to the British throne following the death of her uncle, King William IV. ...

Fitzpatrick a winner again at Brookline as US Open champion

Jun. 19, 2022 21:05 PM EDT

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — A playoff was looming Sunday in the U.S. Open, just like it always does at The Country Club, when Matt Fitzpatrick sized up his shot from a bunker left of the 18th fairway. He had a one-shot lead over Will Zalatoris and Masters champion Scottie Scheffler. He...

US Open updates: Fitzpatrick hangs on, wins U.S. Open by 1

Jun. 19, 2022 18:58 PM EDT

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 7 p.m. Englishman Matt Fitzpatrick won the U.S. Open, winning his first major on the same course where he took the U.S. Amateur title nine years earlier. Fitzpatrick shot a 2-under...

Zalatoris, Fitzpatrick survive beast of Open to share lead

Jun. 18, 2022 21:39 PM EDT

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — Eight players spent time atop the leaderboard, all of them getting kicked around — some worse than others — on a U.S. Open course that felt every bit like the toughest test in golf on a cool, windy afternoon at The Country Club. Saturday was a classic...

U.S. Open qualifiers crash back to reality in 3rd round

Jun. 18, 2022 21:27 PM EDT

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — Overnight co-leader Joel Dahmen gave back four strokes before making the turn in the third round of the U.S. Open. Beau Hossler and Hayden Buckley, who started one stroke back, fell off the leaderboard entirely. For Patrick Rodgers and Matthew NeSmith, the...

U.S. Open at a glance

Jun. 18, 2022 21:17 PM EDT

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — A brief look at the third round Saturday of the U.S. Open at The Country Club: Leading: Will Zalatoris shot 3-under 67 and Matt Fitzpatrick had a 68 to share the lead at 4 under. Trailing: Jon Rahm made double bogey on 18 to fall one shot...

US Open updates: Rahm closes 1 behind Zalatoris, Fitzpatrick

Jun. 18, 2022 20:03 PM EDT

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Open (all times local): 8 p.m. Will Zalatoris and Matt Fitzpatrick share the lead heading into the final day of the U.S. Open after defending champion Jon Rahm made double bogey on the 18th hole Saturday to fall one shot...

US Open: For Justin Thomas, honesty is a costly policy

Jun. 18, 2022 19:45 PM EDT

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — Justin Thomas wanted to honor the spirit of the game. His reward: a chunky wedge from a bad lie and a big fat bogey on the scorecard. The PGA champion’s drive on the fourth hole at The Country Club on Saturday came to rest awkwardly beside a...