Michael Thompson wins 3M Open by two strokes in Minnesota

Golf Jul 27, 2020

Michael Thompson wins 3M Open by two strokes in Minnesota

Without a gallery around him on the 18th green, Michael Thompson settled for a subdued victory celebration at the 3M Open with a FaceTime call home to his wife and children in Georgia. The tears came from him and his wife as soon as they ...

Jon Rahm going places in hurry with his rise to world No. 1

Golf Jul 21, 2020

Jon Rahm going places in hurry with his rise to world No. 1

Jon Rahm made his first trip to Muirfield Village in a dark suit and a royal blue tie, no golf clubs. He won the Jack Nicklaus Award as the nation’s top college golfer. Rahm graduated from Arizona State in four years, despite speaking little English ...

Brooks Koepka says playing without fans will be 'weird'

Golf Apr 20, 2020

Brooks Koepka says playing without fans will be 'weird'

World No. 3 Brooks Koepka is bracing for the "weird" experience of playing golf tournaments without fans as the PGA Tour eyes a return to competition in June. "It's going to be so weird, man," Koepka said on the "Pardon My Take" sports podcast about ...

Rory McIlroy named PGA Tour Player of the Year

More Sports / Golf Sep 12, 2019

Rory McIlroy named PGA Tour Player of the Year

Rory McIlroy was named the PGA Tour's Player of the Year on Wednesday, winning the prestigious Jack Nicklaus Award for the third time. The Northern Ireland star, who was also handed the accolade in 2012 and 2014, came out on top after a vote by ...

Zozo set to host PGA Tour event in Japan

More Sports / Golf Nov 20, 2018

Zozo set to host PGA Tour event in Japan

by Kaz Nagatsuka

Japan will host its first-ever PGA Tour event starting next year with one of the fastest growing online business companies in the nation as the tourney's title sponsor, organizers announced on Tuesday. The event will be called the Zozo Championship. The North American premier golf ...

Ryo Ishikawa misses chance to secure PGA Tour card

More Sports / Golf Oct 3, 2017

Ryo Ishikawa misses chance to secure PGA Tour card

Ryo Ishikawa missed out on a PGA Tour card after failing to finish among the top 25 players in the annual four-event Web.com Tour Finals on Monday. After a final-round 66 Ishikawa placed 40th with a 9-under 275 total in the Finals finale held at ...

Matsuyama gets off to abysmal start in PGA playoffs

More Sports / Golf Aug 25, 2017

Matsuyama gets off to abysmal start in PGA playoffs

PGA Tour points leader Hideki Matsuyama struggled to a 4-over-par 74 in Thursday's first round of the Northern Trust, leaving him in a tie for 102nd place. The Japanese golf star, who cut short his practice for the first of four PGA Tour playoff tournaments ...