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Steven Alker, Bob Estes share Senior PGA lead at 64

May. 26, 2022 21:29 PM EDT

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (AP) — On a day when birdies were flying around Harbor Shores in the first round of the Senior PGA Championship, Steven Alker began soaring with an eagle. The 50-year-old New Zealander, who already has won twice and leads the PGA Tour Champions money list with...

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...

Back to Texas for PGA Tour, seniors head to another major

May. 24, 2022 14:16 PM EDT

PGA TOUR CHARLES SCHWAB CHALLENGE Site: Fort Worth, Texas. Course: Colonial CC. Yardage: 7,209. Par: 70. Prize money: $8.4 million. Winner's share: $1.512 million. Television: Thursday-Friday, 4-7 p.m. (Golf Channel);...

Hard travel for Norris and the temptation of Saudi league

May. 24, 2022 12:26 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Shaun Norris, the last player to be paired with Tiger Woods in the PGA Championship, headed home to South Africa to see his young children, take a short break from traveling and figure out where his world travels should take him. One option is the Saudi-funded...

Chile's Pereira misses chance at PGA history with closing 6

May. 22, 2022 21:23 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The cheers were set to echo across the Andes. They were silenced by the splash of a small white ball into a shadowy creek half a world away. Mito Pereira's errant tee shot on the final hole of regulation in Sunday's PGA Championship at Southern...

PGA Championship at a glance

May. 22, 2022 21:19 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — THE VICTOR: Justin Thomas closed with a 3-under 67 and won a three-hole playoff by one shot over Will Zalatoris. THE SPOILS: Thomas earned $2.7 million for his second PGA Championship and 15th career title. He moved to No. 5 in the world. THE...

Zalatoris comes close to major moment in PGA playoff loss

May. 22, 2022 20:37 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Will Zalatoris saw nearly every inch of Southern Hills on Sunday as one of the best ball-strikers in golf struggled to harness a series of wayward shots that threatened to take him out of the running at the PGA Championship. The rail-thin kid from Wake Forest...

PGA updates | Justin Thomas wins 2nd PGA title in playoff

May. 22, 2022 19:41 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on the final round of the PGA Championship (all times local): ___ Justin Thomas has won his second PGA Championship, rallying from shots seven back on Sunday to force a playoff with Will Zalatoris, then beating him with two birdies and...

No repeat party for older generation at PGA Championship

May. 22, 2022 19:23 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — There would be no repeat celebration for golf's old guard Sunday. Stewart Cink was the elder statesman on the PGA Championship leaderboard when the 49-year-old started the final round at Southern Hills tied for seventh and hoping to follow up Phil Mickelson's...

Pereira leads PGA Championship; Woods withdraws after 79

May. 21, 2022 21:26 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Mito Pereira spent four hours soaring and sliding at Southern Hills in the cold and wind, calling it the biggest round of his life Saturday in the PGA Championship and one that gave him an idea of what to expect Sunday. Pereira soared to a five-shot lead. He...