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Mar 5, 2016

Matsuyama cards career-worst 81

Hideki Matsuyama suffered a second-round meltdown and carded his worst score on the U.S. PGA Tour at the Cadillac Championship on Friday. Matsuyama started the day four strokes off the pace in a tie for 11th place, but made two birdies, three bogeys and ...

Aoki named JGTO chairman

Mar 4, 2016

Aoki named JGTO chairman

Isao Aoki, who led Japan’s domestic tour in earnings five times, was selected its new chairman on Friday by the JGTO’s board of directors. The 73-year-old Aoki replaces 81-year-old Katsuji Ebisawa, who served two, two-year terms. Aoki, who had been a special consultant to ...

Nomura climbs into contention

Mar 4, 2016

Nomura climbs into contention

Harukyo Nomura moved into contention to win her second career LPGA Tour title on Friday after a 4-under-par 68 put her within three strokes of the lead at the midway point of the HSBC Women’s Champions. Nomura, who captured her maiden victory at last ...

Mar 3, 2016

Tiger working on return to game

Tiger Woods said he continues to feel better, though the 14-time major champion remains unsure when he can return to competitive golf. Woods released a statement Wednesday saying he has been chipping and putting at home in Florida as his recovery from back surgeries ...

Scott ends drought at Honda Classic

Feb 29, 2016

Scott ends drought at Honda Classic

Adam Scott tapped in a 30-inch par putt to win the Honda Classic on Sunday, and the smile was more relief than joy over ending the longest drought of his career. A small measure of satisfaction might come from the silence he hopes will ...

Nomura finishes in tie for fifth in Thailand

Feb 28, 2016

Nomura finishes in tie for fifth in Thailand

Harukyo Nomura finished in a three-way tie for fifth at the Honda LPGA Thailand on Sunday, unable to add to her first U.S. LPGA tour title from last week. Nomura carded six birdies and two bogeys in a final-round 68 at the par-72 Siam ...

Feb 27, 2016

Golfer Bohn, 42, suffers heart attack

PGA Tour officials say Jason Bohn suffered a mild heart attack after the second round Friday at the Honda Classic. The tour said Bohn complained of chest pains after his round and went to see a medical staff at PGA National. He was taken ...

Fowler takes halfway lead at Honda Classic

Feb 27, 2016

Fowler takes halfway lead at Honda Classic

Rickie Fowler isn’t setting any course records at the Honda Classic. He’ll gladly settle for more great golf, and the 36-hole lead. Fowler got back to work last week in Florida after his big disappointment in the Phoenix Open and shot the course record ...

Feb 22, 2016

Matsuyama's back-to-back bid falls way short

Hideki Matsuyama finished 11th at the Northern Trust Open on Sunday, faltering in his bid to become the first Japanese to win back-to-back PGA Tour titles. Matsuyama left the clubhouse three shots behind overnight leader Bubba Watson, but carded a 1-over 72 in the ...