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Post-Masters working vacation on peaceful Hilton Head Island

Apr. 13, 2021 12:34 PM EDT

PGA TOUR RBC HERITAGE Site: Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Course: Harbourtown GL. Yardage: 7,121. Par: 71. Prize money: $7.1 million. Winner's share: $1.278 million. Television:...

Tradition unlike any other back to traditional spot in April

Apr. 07, 2021 12:10 PM EDT

AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB MASTERS TOURNAMENT Site: Augusta, Georgia. Course: Augusta National GC. Yardage: TBA. Par: TBA Prize money: TBA ($11.5 million in 2020). Winner's share: TBA ($2.07 million in 2020)....

Tavatanakit holds off charging Ko in ANA Inspiration

Apr. 04, 2021 22:21 PM EDT

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Patty Tavatanakit had no idea Lydia Ko was tearing up the course three groups ahead Sunday in the final round of the ANA Inspiration. “Didn’t look at the leaderboard at all today," Tavatanakit said. "Just because — I saw her name up...

Wie West tumbles out of ANA; Tavatanakit keeps 1-shot lead

Apr. 03, 2021 02:43 AM EDT

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Michelle Wie West tumbled out of the ANA Inspiration on a hot, breezy Friday afternoon in the desert. Patty Tavatanakit stayed up top with eight major champions close behind. Playing for the second straight week after a 21-month break, Wie...

ANA Inspiration back in its usual spot, but still no fans

Mar. 31, 2021 17:16 PM EDT

RANCHO MIRAGE. Calif. (AP) — The ANA Inspiration is back in its usual leadoff spot in golf's major championship season, though far from normal with fans absent again. While the COVID-19 pandemic has put a damper on the festivities surrounding the 50th edition of the...

A busy Thursday in golf and tennis awaits the Korda family

Mar. 31, 2021 03:16 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Nelly Korda keeps asking her parents if she can book their flight to watch her and her sister play in the LPGA’s first major of the year this week. She wants them there. She’s equally thrilled that they’re not there yet. And if they don’t get there...

LPGA opens major season in the desert, amateurs to Augusta

Mar. 30, 2021 10:06 AM EDT

LPGA TOUR ANA INSPIRATION Site: Rancho Mirage, California. Course: Mission Hills CC. Yardage: 6,763. Par: 72. Prize money: $3.1 million. Winner's share: $465,000. Television:...

Inbee Park wins Kia Classic in LPGA Tour season debut

Mar. 28, 2021 21:36 PM EDT

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Inbee Park opened her LPGA Tour season with a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the Kia Classic on the eve of the first major championship of the season. The Hall of Famer finally put it all together at Aviara Golf Club, winning her 21st LPGA Tour...

Inbee Park takes 5-shot lead in bid for elusive Kia win

Mar. 27, 2021 21:40 PM EDT

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Inbee Park opened a five-stroke lead Saturday in a bid to finally win the Kia Classic. Second in the event in 2010, 2016 and 2019, the Hall of Famer shot a 3-under 69 to reach 12-under 204 at Aviara Golf Club — the scenic course that was set up...

Match Play returns with last chance to secure Masters invite

Mar. 23, 2021 14:10 PM EDT

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PGA TOURS WORLD GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS-DELL TECHNOLOGIES MATCH PLAY Site: Austin, Texas. Course: Austin CC. Yardage: TBA. Par: TBA. Prize money: $10.5 million. Winner's share:...