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Matsuyama tied for lead at Phoenix Open

Rickie Fowler overcame some bad shots for a share of the lead Thursday in the Phoenix Open. Phil Mickelson compounded his mistakes and fell back. After an hour-long frost delay at chilly TPC Scottsdale, Fowler played the first six holes in 5 under. A group behind, Mickelson took the lead ...

Snedeker wins Farmers Insurance Open

Feb 2, 2016

Snedeker wins Farmers Insurance Open

With his glove tucked in his back pocket and a putter in his hand, Brandt Snedeker walked off the green pumping his arms to celebrate a six-shot comeback to win the Farmers Insurance Open. That was the only part of his victory that looked ...

Snedeker forced to wait after 69

Feb 1, 2016

Snedeker forced to wait after 69

Brandt Snedeker called it one of the best rounds he ever played, one he doubts he could repeat if he had to start over. Still to be determined was whether his 3-under 69 in a raging wind and occasional rain Sunday at Torrey Pines ...

Woodland, Choi lead at Farmers

Jan 30, 2016

Woodland, Choi lead at Farmers

Phil Mickelson had to leave the golf course to play one of his shots at Torrey Pines, an early sign of the mass exodus Friday in the Farmers Insurance Open. By closing with three straight bogeys on the easier North Course, Mickelson missed the ...

Horne takes early lead at Singapore Open

Jan 28, 2016

Horne takes early lead at Singapore Open

South Africa’s Keith Horne shot a five-under-par 66 to lead the Singapore Open after the first round of play Thursday, with world No. 1 Jordan Spieth breathing down his neck. Spieth and South Korea’s An Byeong-hun posted identical birdies in the fourth, seventh, 10th ...

Jan 26, 2016

Spieth aims to improve short game

Jordan Spieth may be sitting proudly at the top of the world rankings but the American believes his short game needs plenty of work before he can regain the mantle of the hottest player in golf. The 22-year-old double major winner finished tied for ...

Gomez claims Sony Open crown

Jan 18, 2016

Gomez claims Sony Open crown

Whether he was playing money games with the other caddies in Argentina or playing mini-tours on his long road to the big leagues in golf, Fabian Gomez couldn’t recall ever making seven straight birdies. He won’t forget Sunday in the Sony Open. That amazing ...

Jan 17, 2016

Kataoka moves up to sixth at Sony Open

Japan’s Daisuke Kataoka shot 6-under-par 64 to sit in a tie for sixth after the third round of the Sony Open on Saturday. Starting the day in 36th place, Kataoka carded seven birdies and one bogey to give him an 11-under-par 199 total at ...

Spieth runs away with title in first event of '16

Jan 11, 2016

Spieth runs away with title in first event of '16

The view from the top looks as spectacular as ever for Jordan Spieth. He was standing on the 18th fairway Sunday at Kapalua, his victory in the Hyundai Tournament of Champions easily secured, when his thoughts were interrupted by a comment from caddie Michael ...

Strong finish gives Spieth five-shot lead

Jan 10, 2016

Strong finish gives Spieth five-shot lead

Sharp as ever to start the new year, Jordan Spieth capped off another strong performance with a 10-foot eagle on Saturday for an 8-under 65, giving him a five-shot lead over Brooks Koepka going into the final round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. ...

Spieth builds TOC lead

Jan 9, 2016

Spieth builds TOC lead

A new year, and everything is falling Jordan Spieth’s way. Spieth chipped in for eagle, made a pair of tough par saves late and ended his round Friday with a 15-foot birdie putt into the grain that stopped on the lip and then dropped ...

Woods heading into uncertain future at 40

Dec 31, 2015

Woods heading into uncertain future at 40

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Ten days after Tiger Woods turned 24, he picked up his 16th career U.S. PGA Tour victory by beating Ernie Els in an epic battle at Kapalua. More than winning his fifth straight tour event — the longest streak since 1953 — it was ...

Dec 14, 2015

Rome to host Ryder Cup for first time

The Ryder Cup is headed to Italy for the first time, with the Marco Simone club in Rome chosen Monday to host golf’s biggest team event in 2022. Italy beat rival bids from Germany, Spain and Austria to secure hosting rights for the 44th ...