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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);...

Just in time, Thomas saves himself and a PGA Championship

May. 23, 2022 17:20 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Justin Thomas barely remembers his first PGA Championship five years ago except for fans chanting his initials and the 7-iron he hit on the 17th that effectively won it for him. Winning anywhere is hard even for great players — Thomas had gone 14 months since...

Thomas wins 2nd PGA title in playoff after 7-shot rally

May. 22, 2022 21:55 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Justin Thomas didn't pay attention to any score but his own Sunday in the PGA Championship, knowing he was seven shots behind but with only six players ahead of him on a Southern Hills course where anything could happen. He never could have dreamed how it all...

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 20:17 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Mito Pereira skidded out of control just like so many other contenders in the wind and cold of Southern Hills. He got back on course at just the right time Saturday in the PGA Championship. Pereira steadied himself with three birdies over the last six holes, the...

McIlroy's wild ride leads him on fringe of PGA contention

May. 21, 2022 20:15 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The brilliant Northern Irishman who set the record for largest margin of victory in the PGA Championship a decade ago will need to mount his biggest comeback Sunday if he wants to win a third Wanamaker Trophy. First-round leader Rory McIlroy, whose stellar start...

Live updates | Woods withdraws from final round of PGA

May. 21, 2022 20:00 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on the third round of the PGA Championship (all times local): ___ 6:45 p.m. There will be no Sunday red for Tiger Woods in the PGA Championship. The PGA of America said Woods has withdrawn. Woods had a...

Luck of the draw at the PGA, and now a level playing field

May. 21, 2022 02:35 AM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — No one will ever confuse Southern Hills for the seaside links of the British Open, not by the looks of the tree-lined course and certainly not with the shots required. The chatter after two days of the PGA Championship? That's different. ...

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...