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LIV Golf asking world ranking board for retroactive points

Sep. 20, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — LIV Golf is turning up the heat on the Official World Golf Ranking, asking in a letter to Chairman Peter Dawson that its results be included retroactively in the world ranking. LIV Golf, which has 48-man fields that play 54 holes with a shotgun start each...

US goes for 9 in a row in Presidents Cup, seniors to Pebble

Sep. 20, 2022 09:17 AM EDT

PGA TOUR PRESIDENTS CUP Site: Charlotte, North Carolina. Course: Quail Hollow Club. Yardage: 7,047. Par: 71. Television: Thursday, 1-6 p.m. (Golf Channel); Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday, 7-8 a.m. (Golf Channel), 8...

PRESIDENTS CUP '22: Capsule look at the American team

Sep. 19, 2022 11:05 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A capsule look at the U.S. team for the Presidents Cup, which starts Thursday at Quail Hollow Club: Sam Burns Age: 26. World ranking: 12. Worldwide victories: 4. 2022 victories: Valspar Championship,...

Armour at 46 makes it through injury to get PGA Tour card

Sep. 13, 2022 12:46 PM EDT

Ryan Armour is starting another PGA Tour season at the Fortinet Championship, a surprise on so many levels he doesn't know where to begin. Having already missed a month in the spring with a back injury, the 46-year-old Armour had to shut it down after the 3M Open in July because of a...

Column: Jimmy Walker steps away, LIV gives him path back

Sep. 13, 2022 11:37 AM EDT

Jimmy Walker quietly stepped away from the PGA Tour in April, not sure whether it was lingering effects of Lyme disease or mounting frustration — probably both — that led to the decision. He just knew he needed to get away for the rest of the year, maybe two, maybe longer. And...

New PGA Tour season starts in California, LIV to Chicago

Sep. 13, 2022 09:47 AM EDT

PGA TOUR FORTINET CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Napa, California. Course: Silverado Resort & Spa (North). Yardage: 7,123. Par: 72. Prize money: $8 million. Winner's share: $1.44 million. Television: Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 p.m. (Golf...

Shane Lowry secures win 'for the good guys' at Wentworth

Sep. 11, 2022 14:36 PM EDT

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Shane Lowry tapped in for birdie at the 18th hole and then had to wait and see if Rory McIlroy could produce something special to force a playoff at Wentworth. McIlroy gave himself a chance and the crowd cheered as his long eagle putt on the final...

Sports in Britain resume, pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

Sep. 10, 2022 18:56 PM EDT

Wearing black armbands, test cricketers from England and South Africa held a minute’s silence before a bell was chimed once by a high-ranking member of the military at the Oval. Over to the west of London, golfers from around the world paused their rounds and other pros, officials...

Rory McIlroy, LIV golfers in sight of leaders at Wentworth

Sep. 10, 2022 15:06 PM EDT

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — A truncated tournament could pave the way for a thrilling finish to the BMW PGA Championship, with the top 10 players separated by two shots heading into Sunday's final round. Rory McIlroy is in there. And so are two golfers from the Saudi-backed...

Sports events in Britain called off following death of queen

Sep. 08, 2022 21:33 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Several sporting events in Britain were called off as a mark of respect following the death of Queen Elizabeth II at the age of 96 on Thursday. Organizers of the BMW PGA Championship golf event reacted to the announcement of the queen’s death by immediately...