Latest Kirk Triplett News

Jiménez, Mayfair, Austin share lead at Invesco QQQ

Nov. 1, 2019 8:56 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Miguel Angel Jiménez birdied the final two holes Friday for a 6-under 66 and a share of the first-round lead in the Invesco QQQ Championship, the second of three events in the PGA Tour Champions' Charles Schwab Cup playoffs. Coming off a victory two week ago in Virginia in...

Golf Glance

Oct. 8, 2019 9:40 AM EDT

PGA TOUR HOUSTON OPEN Site: Humble, Texas. Course: Golf Club of Houston. Yardage: 7,441. Par: 72. Television: Thursday-Friday, 3-7 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 4-7 p.m. (Golf Channel). Purse: $7 million. Winner's share: $1.26 million. Defending champion: Ian Poulter. FedEx Cup leader: Sebastian Munoz....

Cameron Champ wins Safeway Open at Silverado

Sep. 29, 2019 9:14 PM EDT

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Cameron Champ made a 3-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole for a one-stroke victory over Adam Hadwin on Sunday in the Safeway Open, finishing off an emotional week with his grandfather battling cancer. Three strokes ahead entering the round, Champ had five birdies and overcame a bogey on...

Kirk Triplett wins playoff for 3rd Pebble Beach senior title

Sep. 29, 2019 7:13 PM EDT

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kirk Triplett won the Pure Insurance Championship for the third time Sunday at Pebble Beach, beating Billy Andrade with an 8-foot birdie putt on the first hole of a playoff. The 57-year-old Triplett also won the PGA Tour Champions event in 2012 and 2013. He has eight senior...

Mediate rallies to win Sanford International

Sep. 22, 2019 7:26 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Rocco Mediate needed just about everything to go right for him to win the Sanford International, and it did. Ken Duke had everything go wrong on the last hole that helped Mediate to his first victory on the PGA Tour Champions in three years. Mediate birdied his last two holes for a...

Willet wins at home and captures European flagship event

Sep. 22, 2019 6:42 PM EDT

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Former Masters champion Danny Willett outplayed Jon Rahm in the final group at Wentworth and closed with a 5-under 67 to win the BMW PGA Championship by three shots for his first victory on home soil in England. Willett won for the seventh time in his career and moves back...

Triplett, Duke tied for lead in PGA Tour Champions

Sep. 21, 2019 8:49 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Ken Duke has played 313 times on the PGA Tour, 159 times on the Korn Ferry and this is his 16th start on the PGA Tour Champions since turning 50 this year. All that experience and Duke gets to try something new in the Sanford International. This is the first time he's had at least...

Triplett leads Sanford International in windy Sioux Falls

Sep. 20, 2019 8:05 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Kirk Triplett birdied two of his last three holes for a 4-under 66 in strong gusts Friday to take a one-shot lead after one round of the Sanford International on the PGA Tour Champions. Triplett, who won in March and leads the circuit with four runner-up finishes this year, was...