Latest Francesco Molinari News

RYDER CUP '21: A capsule look at the European team

Sep. 17, 2021 11:30 AM EDT

JON RAHM Country: Spain. Age: 26. World ranking: 1. Ryder Cup record: 1-2-0. Career victories: 13. 2021 victories: U.S. Open. Majors: U.S. Open...

Molinari, the 2018 hero, says he'll miss upcoming Ryder Cup

Sep. 05, 2021 15:07 PM EDT

GUIDONIA MONTECELIO, Italy (AP) — The man who contributed the most to Europe’s team in the 2018 Ryder Cup triumph will almost certainly be missing from this month’s competition at Whistling Straits, Wisconsin. Still recovering from a back problem that kept him out...

Chase for golf's $15 million bonus ends at Tour Championship

Aug. 31, 2021 12:29 PM EDT

PGA TOUR TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Atlanta. Course: East Lake. Yardage: 7,346. Par: 70. Prize money: $60 million. Winner's share: $15 million. Television: Thursday-Friday, 1-6 p.m. (Golf...

PGA Tour postseason heads to Caves Valley near Baltimore

Aug. 25, 2021 17:55 PM EDT

PGA TOUR BMW CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Owings Mills, Maryland. Course: Caves Valley GC. Yardage: 7,542. Par: 72. Prize money: $9.5 million. Winner's share: $1.71 million. Television:...

Last chance for Fowler, others to make PGA Tour playoffs

Aug. 11, 2021 16:39 PM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Rickie Fowler gets a final chance to keep his season going at the Wyndham Championship this week. And he's not the only big name on the PGA Tour hoping to end up on the right side of golf's playoff standings. The top 125 players in the FedEx Cup...

Oosthuizen sets 36-hole Open record, stellar cast behind him

Jul. 16, 2021 16:12 PM EDT

SANDWICH, England (AP) — Louis Oosthuizen set a 36-hole record at the British Open and is halfway to ending that run of near misses at the majors. Now all he has to do is hold off a cast of major champions on the weekend at Royal St. George’s. On...

The Latest: Oosthuizen sets 36-hole Open record to lead by 2

Jul. 16, 2021 14:57 PM EDT

SANDWICH, England (AP) — The Latest on the British Open (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Louis Oosthuizen is in the British Open record look with the lowest 36-hole score. Despite finally making his first bogey of the championship...