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Johnson tied for lead in Tour Championship

Dustin Johnson had a reasonable lie in the rough and only a few pine tree branches blocking his path to the 17th green. Neither seemed like a problem until he played the wrong shot, clipped the tree and wound up with a double bogey Saturday in the Tour Championship. It ...

Tiger hoping to return to competition next month

Sep 8, 2016

Tiger hoping to return to competition next month

Out of golf for more than a year, Tiger Woods said Wednesday he hopes to play the first event of the PGA Tour season next month and could play as much as twice more before the end of the year. Woods said if his ...

Chappell conquers nerves to take lead into third round

Sep 4, 2016

Chappell conquers nerves to take lead into third round

Kevin Chappell made six birdies and an eagle Saturday and wound up with the 36-hole lead at the Deutsche Bank Championship. Nothing brought out more emotion than his only bogey. Chappell missed the green well to the right on the 13th hole and with ...

Aug 30, 2016

U.S. captain Love weighs Ryder Cup options

Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III has four weeks to find four players to fill out his U.S. team, and there won’t be a lack of information. And to hear him Monday morning, there won’t be a lack of players. “Anybody in the top ...

Uehara sinks two holes in one at Canadian Women's Open

Aug 29, 2016

Uehara sinks two holes in one at Canadian Women's Open

Ayako Uehara became the fourth golfer in U.S. LPGA tour history to score two holes in one in a single tournament when she aced the par-3 No. 8 at the final round of the Canadian Women’s Open on Sunday. Uehara, who had her first ...

Ishikawa wins on domestic tour

Aug 28, 2016

Ishikawa wins on domestic tour

Ryo Ishikawa, who has struggled with lower back issues this year, captured the JGTO tour’s Rizap KBC Augusta on Sunday by five strokes for his first win of the season. On a day when play was suspended for nearly three hours due to approaching ...

Fowler eyes victory, Ryder Cup spot

Aug 28, 2016

Fowler eyes victory, Ryder Cup spot

Rickie Fowler is playing so well that he can’t stop looking behind instead of considering the opportunity that lies ahead at The Barclays. His wedge to 5 feet for a birdie on the 18th hole Saturday not only gave him a 3-under 68 and ...

Matsuyama, Ishikawa to team up in World Cup of Golf

Aug 27, 2016

Matsuyama, Ishikawa to team up in World Cup of Golf

Hideki Matsuyama and Ryo Ishikawa will represent Japan at the World Cup of Golf as the PGA Tour on Friday announced the final field for the Nov. 23-27 event at Kingston Heath Golf Club in Melbourne, Australia. Matsuyama had already secured his place in ...

Matsuyama ties for third at Wyndham Championship

Aug 22, 2016

Matsuyama ties for third at Wyndham Championship

Hideki Matsuyama struggled on the putting green but still managed to move three notches up the leaderboard and finish in a two-way tie for third place at the Wyndham Championship on Sunday. Matsuyama, whose charge was slowed by a bogey and a double-bogey a ...

Matsuyama cards 6-under 64, trails by two strokes after two rounds

Aug 20, 2016

Matsuyama cards 6-under 64, trails by two strokes after two rounds

Hideki Matsuyama shot a 6-under 64 to finish the second round tied for second at the Wyndham Championship on Friday, two strokes behind the leader. Matsuyama, starting the day in eighth, had no bogeys at the par-70 Sedgefield Country Club, carded six birdies, five ...

Aug 19, 2016

Matsuyama three strokes back at Wyndham Championship

Hideki Matsuyama shot 4-under 66 on Thursday to tie for eighth after the first round of the Wyndham Championship, but found himself thinking about the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Returning from a two-week break, Matsuyama carded five birdies and one bogey at the par-70 Sedgefield ...