Matsuyama wins Phoenix Open

Feb 8, 2016

Matsuyama wins Phoenix Open

Hideki Matsuyama defeated American Rickie Fowler in a four-hole playoff to claim victory at the Phoenix Open on Sunday. After finishing off the final round with a bogey-free 67 for a 14-under 270 total and a share of the lead in regulation, Matsuyama two-putted ...

Matsuyama in hunt for Phoenix Open title

Feb 7, 2016

Matsuyama in hunt for Phoenix Open title

Hideki Matsuyama’s 3-under-par third round on Saturday left him three strokes off the lead at the Phoenix Open tied for second. Starting the day in fourth in front of a TPC Scottsdale record crowd estimated at 201,003, Matsuyama carded five birdies and two bogeys, ...

Feb 6, 2016

Hahn moves ahead at Phoenix Open

James Hahn used a fast start and solid finish to edge one shot clear after Friday’s second round of the Phoenix Open at the TPC Scottsdale. Hahn fired a flawless 65 in ideal scoring conditions to post a 10-under total of 132. Bidding for ...

Matsuyama comes up short in bid for second PGA Tour title

Feb 2, 2015

Matsuyama comes up short in bid for second PGA Tour title

Hideki Matsuyama finished in a tie for second at the Phoenix Open on Sunday, one stroke back of 24-year-old American Brooks Koepka, who won for the first time on the PGA tour. Matsuyama, Koepka and fellow American Zach Johnson started the day in second, ...

Jan 31, 2015

Tiger shoots 82, misses cut in AZ

Tiger Woods never shot a score this high in his 1,267 official rounds as a pro. He never looked more lost on a golf course. Woods hit wedges fat and thin, but never close. He hit one drive into the water, another into the ...

Stadler wins in Phoenix to collect first PGA title

Feb 3, 2014

Stadler wins in Phoenix to collect first PGA title

The Smallrus finally hoisted a big PGA Tour trophy. Kevin Stadler, the 33-year-old son of major champion Craig “The Walrus” Stadler, won the Phoenix Open on Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory. Stadler won when playing partner Bubba Watson missed a 5-foot par ...

Watson leads by two strokes at Phoenix Open

Feb 2, 2014

Watson leads by two strokes at Phoenix Open

A desert animal saved leader Bubba Watson at least a stroke in the Phoenix Open on Saturday. The estimated 189,722 fans had a lot to see on a sunny, cool day at TPC Scottsdale. Watson’s drive on the par-5 13th went into a desert ...

Matsuyama moves up leaderboard

Feb 1, 2014

Matsuyama moves up leaderboard

Hideki Matsuyama shot a 4-under-par 67 to temporarily move into fifth place, while compatriot Ryo Ishikawa missed the cut at the Phoenix Open on Friday. Matsuyama nailed six birdies against a pair of bogeys to move within three shots of the lead in the ...