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DJ blows chance to go head to head vs Koepka in final round

May. 18, 2019 9:01 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — It would have made the perfect pairing: Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka, close friends and workout buddies, ranked first and third in the world, in the final group of the fourth round of a major. Didn't happen. And the way Koepka is playing, it might not matter if Johnson —...

The Latest: Koepka (par, 70) still 7 in front at PGA

May. 18, 2019 7:14 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship on Saturday (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Brooks Koepka will take a seven-stroke lead into the final round of the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black. After flirting with an even lower score on the front nine, Koepka posted an even-par 70 in the...

Lucas Glover again showing a liking for Bethpage Black

May. 18, 2019 5:50 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Majors at Bethpage Black seem to bring out the best in Lucas Glover. The 39-year-old won the U.S. Open in 2009 by two shots on the Long Island public course and is playing on the weekend in the PGA Championship. Glover shot his second straight 1-under 69 on Saturday and finished 54...

The Latest: Tiger on wrong side of cut at PGA Championship

May. 17, 2019 7:04 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black on Friday (all times local): 7 p.m. This disastrous start to Tiger Woods' back nine left him at 5 over for the tournament and on the wrong side of the cut line at the PGA Championship. Woods bogeyed four of the first five holes...

Koepka off to record-setting start at PGA Championship

May. 16, 2019 8:53 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Three majors in two years, and Brooks Koepka can still feel as though he has something to prove. He delivered again on golf's biggest stage. And this time, Tiger Woods was along for the ride. Koepka beat up on brawny Bethpage Black for a record-setting start to his title defense in...

Fleetwood shoots 67, finishes 1st round of PGA in 3rd place

May. 16, 2019 7:36 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Open runner-up Tommy Fleetwood was back on Long Island for another major, and once again he was looking up at Brooks Koepka on the leaderboard. Fleetwood shot a 3-under 67 on Thursday in the first round of the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black, which he had never seen before...

The Latest: Mickelson shoots 1-under 69, trails Koepka by 6

May. 16, 2019 6:55 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship on Thursday at Bethpage Black (all times local): 6:50 p.m. Phil Mickelson overcame a sluggish opening with three birdies in four holes around the turn and finished with a 1-under-par 69 in the first round at Bethpage Black. Mickelson, who took the...

Fresh off a senior major, Stricker returns to Bethpage

May. 15, 2019 7:31 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The modest Midwestern lifestyle of Steve Stricker has given way to moments of celebrity over the last month. Stricker spoke Wednesday about watching the final round of the Masters from his winter home in Naples, Florida, with his wife and two daughters, when he casually mentioned...

New York, Bethpage tend to bring out Mickelson's second-best

May. 15, 2019 7:09 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York crowds love Phil Mickelson, and he returns the affection with half-hour autograph sessions and selfies, jokes and fashion tips. It's the courses in the area that seem intent on torturing him. The five-time major champion is back in the area this week for the PGA...

Rose seeks 2nd major at PGA Championship at Bethpage Black

May. 15, 2019 4:04 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Rose sees uniqueness in the PGA Championship because, well, it doesn't have a specific identity. Unlike the Masters and its green jacket, the U.S. Open and its "toughest test in golf" character, and the British Open with its links-style golf and often inclement weather, the...