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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)

Warriors guard Curry pops up at PGA presser, grills winner

Aug. 9, 2020 11:19 PM EDT

If you're a three-time NBA champion and two-time league MVP, you can skirt the ban on fans at the PGA Championship. Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry was deputized as a “guest reporter” for the final round of the tournament, making him one of the few outsiders allowed on the course at TPC...

Paul Casey watches his tee shot on the 11th hole during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Blighty's big chance to end a century-old drought at PGA

Aug. 9, 2020 12:01 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Padraig Harrington won the PGA Championship in 2008 to become the first European-born winner since Tommy Armour of Scotland in 1930. As for England, that goes back more than a century, when Jim Barnes won the Wanamaker Trophy for the second straight time in 1919. Three Englishmen have...

Dustin Johnson watches his tee shot on the 17th 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)

The Latest: DJ takes third-round lead at PGA Championship

Aug. 8, 2020 10:10 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The latest from the PGA Championship at TPC Harding Park: ___ Dustin Johnson lost his yardage book but he didn’t lose his composure after a double bogey on the ninth hole at the PGA Championship. Johnson shot a 5-under 65 in the third round at TPC Harding Park to enter the final...

Li Haotong of China, hits from the fairway on the 10th hole during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Li at his best and builds early lead at PGA Championship

Aug. 7, 2020 11:35 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Harding Park is renowned for producing champions who are among the best in golf, from Byron Nelson to Tiger Woods, and a long list of Hall of Famers and major champions in between. Halfway through the PGA Championship, Li Haotong delivered his own footnote in history. With five...

Brooks Koepka watches his tee shot on the 11th hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Jason Day leads PGA as Koepka continues to be a major force

Aug. 6, 2020 11:45 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — By now, it is becoming all too familiar. The starter stepped to the microphone and kept to the PGA Championship tradition afforded its champions. One player gets the longest introduction. “Now on the tee, the 1999, 2000, 2006 and 2007 PGA Champion ... Tiger Woods.” And...

Brendon Todd watches his tee shot on the sixth hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

The Latest: Brendon Todd claims a share of PGA lead

Aug. 6, 2020 10:32 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest from the opening round of the PGA Championship in San Francisco: ___ Brendon Todd is back in the PGA Championship for the first time in five years and is tied for the lead. Todd, who recovered from a wicked case of the yips that dropped him out of the top 2,000 players in...

Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the 14th hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Column: Tiger positions himself for a major chase at PGA

Aug. 6, 2020 7:12 PM EDT

By the time Tiger Woods made the turn Thursday, the sun had come out at Harding Park and the pandemic gaiter that hung around his neck on his front nine was now in the bag. A par save on the previous hole had Woods feeling good about his new putter, and his back was feeling good, too. Better yet, he...

Tiger Woods toss a ball down on the 17th hold during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Tiger Woods might have a new putter for the PGA Championship

Aug. 5, 2020 7:04 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tiger Woods appears to have something new in store for this PGA Championship: his putter. Woods has won all but one of his 15 majors with a Scotty Cameron Newport 2 GSS, the putter he borrowed from Mark O’Meara in 1998 and never returned. The only other time he switched at a...

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:...

Tiger Woods walks on the 16th hold during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, in San Francisco.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Harding Park a public course with a history of elite winners

Aug. 5, 2020 5:43 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Harding Park is a public golf course with a history of elite champions. Tiger Woods was No. 1 in the world when he won a World Golf Championship here in 2005, and when he went 5-0 in his matches at the Presidents Cup in 2009. Rory McIlroy was No. 1 when he became the first player who...