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Mickelson climbs into contention for PGA Championship title

Aug 10, 2014

Mickelson climbs into contention for PGA Championship title

Phil Mickelson birdied four of his last five holes Saturday to put himself in contention for his sixth major title, shooting a 4-under 67 that left him three shots behind leader Rory McIlroy at the PGA Championship. He’ll play in the next-to-last group on ...

McIlroy surges to lead at PGA

Aug 9, 2014

McIlroy surges to lead at PGA

Rory McIlroy is making this PGA Championship feel like 2000 all over again at Valhalla. Back then, it was Tiger Woods who was making the game look easy as he started to pile up majors. Now it’s McIlroy, the 25-year-old from Northern Ireland who ...

Westwood tied for PGA lead

Aug 8, 2014

Westwood tied for PGA lead

Lee Westwood stormed into a share of the PGA Championship lead with five birdies in his last six holes on Thursday as four-times winner Tiger Woods ended the opening round a distant nine shots off the pace. Westwood, long regarded as one of the ...

Aug 8, 2014

Wie leaves LPGA event with injury

Michelle Wie withdrew during the first round of the Meijer LPGA Classic on Thursday because of a right wrist injury. Wie was 5 over after nine holes when she pulled out of the tournament. She fought injuries to both wrists in 2007. “It just ...

Tiger says back good enough to play in PGA Championship

Aug 7, 2014

Tiger says back good enough to play in PGA Championship

Barely able to tie his shoes three days ago, Tiger Woods is ready to play in the PGA Championship. Woods caused the biggest sensation of the week Wednesday afternoon simply by driving his silver SUV into the parking lot at Valhalla. He has never ...

Aug 7, 2014

Matsuyama aiming for PGA success

Hideki Matsuyama, who captured his first U.S. tour title at The Memorial on June 1, expressed confidence in his preparations a day ahead of the opening round of the PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club. “If I can play well and attack the course, ...

McIlroy beats Garcia, reclaims top ranking

Aug 4, 2014

McIlroy beats Garcia, reclaims top ranking

Rory McIlroy rallied from a three-shot deficit to win the Bridgestone Invitational and return to No. 1 in the world. In his first start since a wire-to-wire win in the British Open, McIlroy picked up his first World Golf Championship title at Firestone. And ...

Aug 2, 2014

PGA hits back at Johnson report

The PGA Tour is refuting a report that Dustin Johnson has been suspended. Johnson said in a vague statement issued by his management company that he would take a leave of absence effective immediately to seek professional help for “personal challenges.” The announcement Thursday ...

Garcia ties course record

Aug 2, 2014

Garcia ties course record

Sergio Garcia one-putted the final 11 holes and made birdies on his last seven holes Friday in the Bridgestone Invitational to tie the course record at Firestone with a 9-under 61 and take a three-shot lead into the weekend. He had a birdie putt ...

Tiger steady in first round

Aug 1, 2014

Tiger steady in first round

Tiger Woods made six birdies to account for his mistakes and opened with a 2-under 68 at the Bridgestone Invitational on Thursday, still four shots behind Marc Leishman of Australia, who shot 64 on a perfect day for scoring at Firestone. Woods opened with ...