Hideki Matsuyama says Japan quarantine allowed Masters win to sink in

Golf May 12, 2021

Hideki Matsuyama says Japan quarantine allowed Masters win to sink in

Hideki Matsuyama said on Tuesday that the two-week COVID-19 quarantine he underwent upon his return to Japan after his Masters triumph last month allowed him a chance to absorb the magnitude of his momentous victory. Matsuyama, making his much-anticipated return to action at this week's ...

World No. 1 golfer Dustin Johnson to skip Tokyo Olympics

Golf Mar 14, 2021

World No. 1 golfer Dustin Johnson to skip Tokyo Olympics

World No. 1 Dustin Johnson confirmed on Saturday he did not put his name forward for a spot on the U.S. team for this summer's Tokyo Olympics and will instead focus on the PGA Tour. Johnson, who said he had not given the Olympics much ...

Lee Westwood takes lead at The Players Championship

More Sports / Golf Mar 13, 2021

Lee Westwood takes lead at The Players Championship

England's Lee Westwood, feeling "calm and in control," fired six birdies in a round of six-under-par 66 on Friday to seize a one-shot lead over compatriot Matthew Fitzpatrick in The Players Championship. The 47-year-old, who was the 54-hole leader at the Arnold Palmer Invitational last ...

Phil Mickelson out of top 100 for first time in 28 years

Golf Mar 9, 2021

Phil Mickelson out of top 100 for first time in 28 years

Phil Mickelson has fallen outside the top 100 of the Official World Golf Ranking for the first time in 28 years. In the new rankings released Monday, Mickelson was ranked No. 101, ending his record streak at 1,425 weeks. Additionally, Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, who ...

PGA moves 2022 PGA Championship away from Trump course

More Sports / Golf Jan 11, 2021

PGA moves 2022 PGA Championship away from Trump course

The PGA pulled the 2022 PGA Championship from the Trump National at Bedminster course in New Jersey on Sunday, days after supporters of President Donald Trump attacked the U.S. Capitol. "The PGA of America Board of Directors voted tonight to exercise the right to terminate ...