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PGA Tour heads to Caribbean, Europe begins another UK swing

Sep. 22, 2020 10:27 AM EDT

PGA TOUR CORALES PUNTACANA RESORT & CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Course: Puntacana Resort & Club (Corales). Yardage: 7,666. Par: 72. Purse: $4 million. Winner's share: $720,000. Television: Thursday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 3-6 p.m. (NBC). Defending...

Matthew Wolff, of the United States, motions as he watches Bryson DeChambeau's shot off the fifth tee during the final round of the US Open Golf Championship, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

The Latest: DeChambeau bombs away, pulls away to win US Open

Sep. 20, 2020 6:05 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest from the final round of the U.S. Open, golf’s second major of the year (all times EDT): ___ Bryson DeChambeau has won the U.S. Open — the first major championship for golf’s long-hitting mad scientist. He is the third person in history to win an NCAA...

Tiger Woods, of the United States, walks up to the ninth tee during the second round of the US Open Golf Championship, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Woods, Mickelson, defending champ Woodland miss US Open cut

Sep. 18, 2020 7:39 PM EDT

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are heading home, hot-footing it out of Winged Foot after missing the cut at the U.S. Open. Defending champion Gary Woodland also will be watching this weekend when his replacement is crowned in the pandemic-delayed tournament outside of New York City. “It’s never easy...

LPGA heats up with major in desert, PGA starts a new season

Sep. 8, 2020 10:20 AM EDT

LPGA TOUR ANA INSPIRATION Site: Rancho Mirage, California. Course: Mission Hills CC (Dinah Shore Tournament). Yardage: 6,763. Par: 72. Purse: $3.1 million. Winner's share: $465,000. Television: Thursday-Friday, noon-4 p.m., 7-9 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 2-6 p.m. (Golf Channel). Defending champion: Jin...

Rory McIlroy speaks on a cellular phone on the driving range during practice for the Tour Championship golf tournament at East Lake Golf Club Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, in Atlanta. McIlroy is the last of 30 players to arrive at the Tour Championship and couldn't be more thrilled. His wife gave birth to their first child. McIlroy announced on social media that his daughter, Poppy Kennedy McIlroy, was born Monday in Florida. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

McIlroy's approach: Absolutely nothing beats fatherhood

Sep. 3, 2020 2:54 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Rory McIlroy was the last of 30 players to arrive Wednesday at the Tour Championship, and even with a shot at becoming the first three-time FedEx Cup champion, he had a tough time leaving behind the newest love of his life. Poppy Kennedy McIlroy was born Monday. McIlroy's wife, Erica, gave...

Tiger Woods waves on the 11th hole during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Tiger Woods now hopeful of having a busy golf schedule

Aug. 19, 2020 2:30 PM EDT

NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Tiger Woods has been careful to manage his schedule to avoid playing too much as he tends to a lower back that has gone through four surgeries. Now the idea is to play as much as he can. “The plan is to play four out of five,” Woods said Wednesday after playing the back...

Justin Thomas hits from the bunker on the 16th hole during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Column: Thomas knows No. 1 seed only a start in postseason

Aug. 18, 2020 6:00 PM EDT

NORTON, Mass. (AP) — No longer No. 1 in the world, Justin Thomas at least is No. 1 in the FedEx Cup standings. Neither is relevant as the PGA Tour goes into its lucrative postseason, and Thomas need only to review history — whether it's last year or the last decade — to appreciate that....

Jim Herman holds the championship trophy after winning the final round of the Wyndham Championship golf tournament at Sedgefield Country Club on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020, in Greensboro, N.C. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Herman rallies to win Wyndham, qualify for FedEx playoffs

Aug. 16, 2020 7:21 PM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Jim Herman's got a plan to keep his PGA Tour career thriving — play more rounds with President Donald Trump. Whenever Herman plays golf with the president, soon after he hoists a trophy. It happened in 2016 with his breakthrough victory at the Houston Open, again before he...

Tom Hoge watches his drive on the ninth hole during the second round of the Wyndham Championship golf tournament at Sedgefield Country Club on Friday, Aug. 14, 2020, in Greensboro, N.C. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Hoge in four-way tie for Wyndham lead after two rounds

Aug. 14, 2020 11:29 PM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Tom Hoge maintained a share of the lead Friday at the Wyndham Championship, this time alongside Si Woo Kim, Talor Gooch and Billy Horschel. Hoge, tied for the first-round lead with Harold Varner III and Roger Sloan, kept in front with a steady 2-under 68 to get to 10-under par. ...

PGA Championship at a Glance

Aug. 5, 2020 6:30 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A brief look at the 102nd PGA Championship, which starts Thursday: Site: TPC Harding Park. Length: 7,251. Par: 70. Field: 156 players (20 PGA professionals). Prize money: $11 million. Winner’s share: $1.98 million. Defending champion: Brooks Koepka. Glory’s First Shot:...