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Scheffler part of crowded Colonial leaderboard after PGA cut

May. 26, 2022 22:57 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Scottie Scheffler did something last weekend that he rarely does, watching a golf tournament at home after missing the cut. The world's No. 1 player is back on the course, and tied atop a crowded leaderboard at Colonial. Scheffler was among eight players...

PGA champ Thomas not alone in going to Colonial from Tulsa

May. 25, 2022 18:52 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Justin Thomas made the 300-mile trip south to Colonial the day after winning the PGA Championship, had some lunch and then went to the gym to work up a sweat. His practice sessions this week have been short and efficient. It was a needed couple of days to...

Simpson's early 65 proved low score was possible at PGA

May. 21, 2022 19:49 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — While some of the world's best players were flopping around in the soggy, blustery conditions at Southern Hills on Saturday, Webb Simpson showed low scores were still possible. Few followed his lead. Simpson's 65 off a morning start was one of the...

Not much wind and a lot of Will as Zalatoris leads at PGA

May. 20, 2022 22:17 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma wind came sweeping through Southern Hills and then swiftly left town in time for Will Zalatoris, Bubba Watson and yes, even Tiger Woods, to bring a sleepy PGA Championship to life on Friday. Zalatoris hit the ball on the button whether he was in the...

Live updates | Bubba Watson shoots 63 to match PGA record

May. 20, 2022 20:10 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on the second round of the PGA Championship (all times local): ___ 7 p.m. Bubba Watson matched the lowest round in PGA Championship history and climbed into contention during the second round at Southern Hills. ...

McIlroy powers to a 65 for early lead at PGA Championship

May. 19, 2022 21:12 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy was more interested in his own history in the majors than the peculiar heritage at Southern Hills on Thursday at the PGA Championship. Southern Hills has proven to be favorable to frontrunners. As for McIlroy, he has failed to break par in the...

Southern Hills turns up the heat on Scheffler in PGA

May. 19, 2022 21:16 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — There was no Southern charm to Southern Hills for the world's No. 1 player. Scottie Scheffler was scrambling all day in the first round of the PGA Championship, finding bunkers or water, and landing behind trees. One par putt lipped out, then he had to take a...

Live updates | Scheffler with 71 in hunt for another major

May. 19, 2022 20:00 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on the first round of the PGA Championship (all times local): ___ 6:45 p.m. For the first time in more than two months, Masters champion and world No. 1 Scottie Scheffler had to sign for a round over par. And that...

Tiger trouble: Woods winces way through opening 74 at PGA

May. 19, 2022 17:09 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — By the time Tiger Woods walked toward the fifth tee box Thursday, the hot start to his return to the PGA Championship had turned cold, and what was quickly becoming a steamy day at Southern Hills had also become an agonizing grind. Two early birdies that had him...

Dustin Johnson looking to get back on track at PGA

May. 19, 2022 02:02 AM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth are examples of how quickly the landscape can change. Look back one year, and Johnson was the No. 1 player in the world who had been runner-up in the previous two PGA Championships and among the favorites every time he played. ...