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Sep 19, 2015

Woods sidelined after back surgery

With his game ailing, Tiger Woods announced he underwent a second microdiscectomy surgery on his back. “This is certainly disappointing, but I’m a fighter,” Woods said. “I’ve been told I can make a full recovery, and I have no doubt that I will.” Woods ...

Day surges ahead at BMW

Sep 19, 2015

Day surges ahead at BMW

As Jason Day’s long eagle putt on the last hole rolled down the hill and toward the hole, every revolution of the ball only added to the sense of inevitability. When it disappeared into the cup for an 8-under 63, a PGA Tour record-tying ...

Ko youngest to win LPGA major

Sep 14, 2015

Ko youngest to win LPGA major

With two holes left to play in her bid to become the youngest LPGA major champion at the Evian Championship, Lydia Ko stayed as relaxed and composed as a seasoned veteran. The South Korean-born New Zealander birdied both on the shores of Lake Geneva ...

Sep 9, 2015

Park aiming for career Grand Slam

Serena Williams isn’t the only woman in sight of a Grand Slam this weekend. Inbee Park can achieve a career Grand Slam in golf by winning the Evian Championship starting on Thursday near the French Alps. Park won the Evian on the edge of ...

Sep 8, 2015

Fowler rallies to claim Deutsche Bank crown

Rickie Fowler delivered all the right shots Monday at the Deutsche Bank Championship, and then he delivered some champagne. Fowler stood near the wood railing overlooking a dozen rows of reporters, hoisting an empty bottle in one hand and a microphone in the other. ...

Stenson takes Deutsche Bank lead

Sep 7, 2015

Stenson takes Deutsche Bank lead

Henrik Stenson is starting to hit his stride at a good time. Coming off a runnerup finish in the opening FedEx Cup playoff event last week, Stenson erased a five-shot deficit in seven holes Sunday and played bogey-free for a 6-under 65 at the ...

Hoffman leads; Spieth misses cut

Sep 6, 2015

Hoffman leads; Spieth misses cut

Jordan Spieth spent most of the summer chasing history. Now he’s chasing the cut line, and losing the battle. When he walked off the 18th green Saturday at the Deutsche Bank Championship after his only birdie of the second round, Spieth had a 3-over ...

De Jonge leads, Spieth has day to forget at TPC Boston

Sep 5, 2015

De Jonge leads, Spieth has day to forget at TPC Boston

Brendon de Jonge described his opening round Friday at the Deutsche Bank Championship as coming out of nowhere. Jordan Spieth’s start — his third straight round over par — was becoming far too familiar for him. De Jonge ran off seven birdies in calming ...

Day's ascent sets up compelling race to finish

Sep 1, 2015

Day's ascent sets up compelling race to finish

Jordan Spieth was gone, but not forgotten, certainly not by Jason Day. In his debut as the No. 1 player in the world, Spieth had back-to-back rounds over par for the first time all year and missed the cut. He already was assured of ...

Aug 31, 2015

Day wins The Barclays by six strokes

The toughest challenge Jason Day faced Sunday at The Barclays was convincing his peers that golf really isn’t this easy. He’s just making it look that way. Fresh off his first major at the PGA Championship, the 27-year-old Australian powered and putted his way ...

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 ...