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Ishikawa secures PGA Tour card for next season

Ryo Ishikawa won next season’s U.S. PGA Tour card after finishing 31st at the Wyndham Championship and placing 124th in the FedEx Cup standings on Sunday. Ishikawa also qualified for the first of four tournaments of the FedEx Cup playoffs starting Thursday, the Barclays. A tour card and a place ...

Bae tied with Day for lead at Barclays

Aug 30, 2015

Bae tied with Day for lead at Barclays

Bae Sang-moon is making the most of his final weeks before he starts mandatory military service in South Korea. Bae matched shots with PGA champion Jason Day throughout the third round of The Barclays on Saturday until both finished at 7-under 63 and tied ...

Spieth misses cut, loses top ranking

Aug 29, 2015

Spieth misses cut, loses top ranking

Jordan Spieth lost out on a chance to play the weekend at The Barclays. He also lost his No. 1 ranking. Bubba Watson, momentarily distracted by a rare warning for taking too long to play a shot, recovered with a birdie on the 18th ...

Woods two strokes off lead heading into final round

Aug 23, 2015

Woods two strokes off lead heading into final round

Tiger Woods couldn’t have asked for much more at his first Wyndham Championship. He’s playing with confidence. His scores show it. And now he’ll play a Sunday round that matters. Woods shot a 2-under 68 in the third round Saturday, leaving him two strokes ...

Woods shares Wyndham lead with rookie Hoge

Aug 22, 2015

Woods shares Wyndham lead with rookie Hoge

Tiger Woods signed up for his first Wyndham Championship knowing a win would definitively keep his season from ending. He’s halfway there. Woods shot a 5-under 65 on Friday to share the second-round lead with rookie Tom Hoge. “I’m only at the halfway point,” ...

Tiger turns back clock with first-round 64

Aug 21, 2015

Tiger turns back clock with first-round 64

Tiger Woods kept saying his game was getting better, even though his results didn’t show it. On his first day at the Wyndham Championship, his score finally did. Woods had his best round in more than two years Thursday, shooting a 6-under 64. Two-time ...

Aug 20, 2015

Els to receive Payne Stewart Award

Ernie Els has been chosen to receive the Payne Stewart Award. The announcement Wednesday came two days after Els had the grand opening for one of two buildings at The Els Center of Excellence in Florida. His youngest son, Ben, has autism. The South ...

Day claims first major title

Aug 17, 2015

Day claims first major title

A year of major heartache ended with Jason Day breaking through in a major way Sunday at the PGA Championship. With at least a share of the 54-hole lead for the third straight major, Day never gave Jordan Spieth or anyone else much of ...

Spieth stalks Day at PGA Championship

Aug 16, 2015

Spieth stalks Day at PGA Championship

With six straight 3s on his card, Jason Day looked determined as ever Saturday to finally get that first major. He had a 6-under 66 and built a two-shot lead in the PGA Championship, the third straight major he has at least a share ...

Aug 15, 2015

Daly unapologetic after tossing club

John Daly was unrepentant Friday after hurling a club into Lake Michigan from Whistling Straits’ par-three seventh hole, where he chalked up a 10 in the second round of the PGA Championship. Daly was in the water off the tee not once but three ...

Iwata matches major record with 63 at PGA

Aug 15, 2015

Iwata matches major record with 63 at PGA

Hiroshi Iwata fired a 90-yard wedge from the rough on No. 18 that nearly rolled in before settling 3 feet from the cup. That tap-in par for a 63 was the best score at the PGA Championship so far and good enough to match ...

Johnson leads PGA with 66

Aug 14, 2015

Johnson leads PGA with 66

Rory McIlroy was nervous about his game. Jordan Spieth was frustrated with his putting. Not so surprising about the opening round of the PGA Championship on Thursday was Dustin Johnson. He was leading. Shaking off a double dose of disappointment in the majors, Johnson ...

Aug 11, 2015

McIlroy back on links after injury

Rory McIlroy says he’s 100 percent and his game appears to be in order. He was talking about golf, not soccer. McIlroy played another practice round Monday for the PGA Championship and declared himself ready to go at Whistling Straits. The world’s No. 1 ...