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Pebble Beach and Saudi International again share top billing

Jan. 31, 2023 13:19 PM EST

PGA TOUR AT&T PEBBLE BEACH PRO-AM Site: Pebble Beach, California. Courses: Pebble Beach GL (Yardage: 6,952. Par: 72); Spyglass Hill GC (Yardage: 7,041. Par: 72); Monterey Peninsula CC-Shore (Yardage: 6,934. Par: 71). Prize money: $9...

PGA Tour moves to California, LPGA season starts in Florida

Jan. 17, 2023 10:42 AM EST

PGA TOUR THE AMERICAN EXPRESS Site: La Quinta, California. Courses: PGA West-Pete Dye Stadium (Yardage: 7,187. Par: 72); PGA West-Nicklaus Tournament (Yardage: 7,147. Par: 72); La Quinta CC (Yardage: 7,060. Par: 72). Prize money: $8...

Masters champions could be in for dinner unlike any other

Jan. 05, 2023 06:04 AM EST

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — This exclusive field of champions might be the most anticipated event of the year. And it's nowhere near the Pacific shores along Kapalua. The Masters Club is the formal name of the annual dinner Tuesday night at Augusta National during the Masters in April,...

Masters to keep criteria, invite all eligible players in '23

Dec. 20, 2022 10:51 AM EST

Players who defected from the PGA Tour to join Saudi-funded LIV Golf are still welcome at the Masters next year, even as Augusta National officials expressed disappointment Tuesday in the division it has caused in golf. The Masters, the smallest field among the four majors, is by...

LIV Golf adds tournaments at 2 former PGA Tour courses

Dec. 14, 2022 12:48 PM EST

LIV Golf added three more tournaments to its 2023 schedule on Wednesday, two of them at courses and markets where the PGA Tour no longer plays and a third on an Oklahoma course that previously held an LPGA Tour event. The Saudi-funded rival league now has announced seven locations...

Column: Adam Scott makes sense without making enemies

Dec. 06, 2022 13:14 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — The player everyone assumed was a lock to join LIV Golf is still a PGA Tour member and might be the only one capable of making sense without making enemies. Adam Scott speaks without an agenda, and in these acrimonious times, that can make it difficult to...

Tiger Woods doesn't 'have much left in this leg' to compete

Nov. 30, 2022 02:57 AM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Tiger Woods painted an uncertain picture about how much golf he can play, saying Tuesday that “I don't have much left in this leg.” He also doesn't have much hope the PGA Tour and the Saudi-funded rival league can get along unless Greg Norman is out as...

Tiger Woods wins $15M in PGA Tour's Player Impact Program

Nov. 22, 2022 15:41 PM EST

Tiger Woods is making a bigger impact off the course than inside the ropes, and he was rewarded with a $15 million bonus from the PGA Tour's Player Impact Program. Woods won the award for the second straight year while playing slightly more often. He was recovering...

Qatar's World Cup denounced for 'washing' country's image

Nov. 16, 2022 13:59 PM EST

Qatar's decision to launch itself into hosting the 2022 World Cup was a head-scratcher from the start. Why, some wondered, would a Middle Eastern emirate with fewer than 3 million people and little soccer tradition want to host the sport's biggest event? Skeptics say the country...

PGA Tour to Houston, Champions Tour ends season in Phoenix

Nov. 08, 2022 10:45 AM EST

PGA TOUR CADENCE BANK HOUSTON OPEN Site: Houston. Course: Memorial Park GC. Yardage: 7,412. Par: 70. Prize money: $8.4 million. Winner's share: $1,512,000. Television: Thursday-Sunday, 1-4 p.m. (Golf Channel). ...