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U.S. team player and captain Tiger Woods waits for International team player Abraham Ancer of Mexico to play a shot on the 1rst in their singles match during the President's Cup golf tournament at Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Melbourne, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

Changes to Hall of Fame and a quick entry for Tiger Woods

Jan. 21, 2020 6:37 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tiger Woods won't have to wait until he's 50 to enter the World Golf Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame on Tuesday announced changes to the criteria and the selection process, starting with the age limit being reduced from 50 to 45. Players become eligible if they are 45 in the year of the...

England's Lee Westwood follows his ball on the 3rd hole during the final round of the Abu Dhabi Championship golf tournament in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Westwood wins in Abu Dhabi for his 25th Euro tour victory

Jan. 19, 2020 9:29 AM EST

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Lee Westwood secured his 25th European Tour win with victory at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Sunday. Westwood, who had a one-shot overnight lead, has now won in four different decades starting in the 1990s. The Englishman's 5-under par final-round 67 gave him a...

Defending Champion Xander Schauffele smiles during the Tournament of Champions pro-am golf event, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, at Kapalua Plantation Course in Kapalua, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Matt York)

5 questions for the new year from Tiger to the Olympics

Jan. 2, 2020 2:18 AM EST

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Tiger Woods has inspired new hope. Brooks Koepka is the No. 1 player in the world. A new year brings a sense of familiarity, except for the details. Woods went into 2019 having won again after five long years, but he still had yet to win a major. He took care of that at the Masters,...

FILE - In this July 18, 2019, file photo, Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy hits his tee shot on the first hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championships at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland. McIlroy’s opening shot in the first major in his home country in 68 years went out-of-bounds. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison, File)

Schedule change a slight boost to some European Tour events

Dec. 31, 2019 10:49 AM EST

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — The PGA Championship moving to May forced the hand of the European Tour, which smartly opted to move its flagship BMW PGA Championship to September. Along with an earlier end to the season on the PGA Tour, that at least gave the appearance of greater strength in Europe for its Rolex...

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot on the 16th hole during the third round of the DP World Tour Championship golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Column: Tales from the PGA Tour

Dec. 31, 2019 10:14 AM EST

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Rory McIlroy won his fourth event of the year at the HSBC Champions and returned home from Shanghai to a surprise. His wife had finished the room in their new house to display his trophies. McIlroy had not seen them — the claret jug, Wanamaker Trophy, U.S. Open trophy, World...

FILE - Tiger Woods hits on the 12th hole during the final round for the Masters golf tournament, Sunday, April 14, 2019, in Augusta, Ga. Woods leaned on experience over shots like this to help him win the Masters for the fifth time. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Column: Major shots and the ones that might not stand out

Dec. 24, 2019 12:41 PM EST

Brooks Koepka and Shane Lowry have a clear memory of one shot from the final round of the majors they won that not many would remember, and for good reason. They each made bogey. Tiger Woods was two holes away from becoming a Masters champion again, and all he could think about was a shot from 14 years ago. The...

FILE - In this April 6, 2019, file photo, Jennifer Kupcho waves to the crowd after sinking a putt on the 13th hole during the final round of the Augusta National Women's Amateur golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Kupcho’s 3-hybrid into the 13th was among the best shots of the year. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

Column: Shots that defined the year in golf

Nov. 26, 2019 1:17 PM EST

Every club in the bag had a story to tell this year. Some of them were breathtaking, such as Gary Woodland boldly going for the green on the 14th hole at Pebble Beach in the U.S. Open. Some of them were devastating, such as Francesco Molinari going into Rae’s Creek at the Masters. What follows are 14 shots...

Sei Young Kim with The 2019 CME Group Tour Championship trophy at the Tiburón Golf Club in Naples, Fla. Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019. (Chris Tilley/Naples Daily News via AP)

Sei Young Kim makes birdie to win $1.5M in LPGA finale

Nov. 24, 2019 5:50 PM EST

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Sei Young Kim made the putt of her life, a 25-foot birdie on the final hole of the CME Group Tour Championship to win $1.5 million, the richest prize in the history of women’s golf. Kim closed with a 2-under 70 to beat an unlikely foe Sunday at Tiburon Golf Club. Charley Hull of...

Jon Rahm of Spain follows his ball on the 2nd hole during the final round of the DP World Tour Championship golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

Rahm lands $5M jackpot, emulates Ballesteros with Dubai win

Nov. 24, 2019 8:59 AM EST

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Jon Rahm was still getting his head around the biggest, gutsiest and richest victory of his career when the name of his golfing idol was dropped into the conversation. By winning the Race to Dubai title on the European Tour with a one-stroke win at the World Tour...