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Tiger Woods says his legacy and allegiance are with PGA Tour

Nov. 30, 2021 18:03 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Tiger Woods left little room for interpretation when it comes to Greg Norman’s latest attempt at a competing tour or other proposed leagues offering guaranteed riches to players to compete in team formats. He made his history on the PGA Tour and...

Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87

Nov. 29, 2021 16:30 PM EST

Lee Elder played through the scourge of racism. He broke down enormous barriers. He carved a path for Tiger Woods and others to follow. Finally, in the waning months of his life, he took his rightful place at Augusta National. Alongside the greats. ...

LPGA Tour seizing on more sponsor interest in women's sports

Nov. 23, 2021 13:56 PM EST

Ten years ago, the LPGA Tour had eight players earn at least $1 million in the season. One indication of how much has changed is Nasa Hataoka. The 22-year-old from Japan earned more than $1 million from two runner-up finishes this year. They came at...

Final week for PGA Tour, season enders for LPGA and Europe

Nov. 16, 2021 10:02 AM EST

LPGA TOUR CME GROUP TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Naples, Florida. Course: Tiburon GC. Yardage: 6,556. Par: 72. Prize money: $5 million. Winner's share: $1.5 million. Television:...

Mickelson wins finale; Langer takes 6th Schwab Cup title

Nov. 14, 2021 19:32 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Phil Mickelson stood on the 18th green at Phoenix Country Club, a wide smile across his face as he held yet another PGA Tour Champions trophy. Next to him was 64-year-old Bernhard Langer, grinning just as broadly as he hoisted the Charles Schwab Cup...

Jim Furyk moves into position to win Schwab Cup

Nov. 13, 2021 19:14 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Jim Furyk’s tee shot at Phoenix Country Club’s par-3 15th hole just cleared a bunker, nearly went into the hole and settled 3 feet away. As the former University of Arizona star walked up to the green, fans in the skyboxes serenaded him with the fight...

Triplett moves into lead, Furyk in contention for Schwab Cup

Nov. 12, 2021 19:15 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — The largest, most boisterous crowds at Phoenix Country Club followed Phil Mickelson, roaring with approval whenever Lefty knocked one close, groaning when he made a mistake. Kirk Triplett drowned out the noise and kept his focus, calmly pouring in one...

Mickelson tied for lead, Langer shoots 68 with balky back

Nov. 11, 2021 19:23 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Bernhard Langer squatted to tee up his ball instead of bending at the waist. Lining up putts looked like he was doing calf stretches against a wall, more of a chest-high view than ground level. By the sixth hole, the 64-year-old gave up on retrieving the...

Langer vying for sixth Schwab Cup season championship

Nov. 10, 2021 17:35 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — The motion is simple, at least for a collection of moving body parts. Bernhard Langer turns his body back, shifts his weight left, keeps it turning all the way through. Everything stays connected, turning in one motion, the club face returning to the same...

PGA Tour Champions wraps up 2-year super season in Phoenix

Nov. 09, 2021 09:28 AM EST

PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS CHARLES SCHWAB CUP CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Phoenix. Course: Phoenix CC. Yardage: 6,853. Par: 71. Prize money: $2.5 million. Winner's share: $440,000. Television:...