Japan Skins exhibition to be broadcast live worldwide

More Sports / Golf Sep 19, 2019

Japan Skins exhibition to be broadcast live worldwide

Tiger Woods is playing another skins game with two big differences. This one is in Japan and will be broadcast live around the world by Discovery-owned GOLFTV. The exhibition is called "The Challenge: Japan Skins," and it will be played Oct. 21 leading into the ...

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 ...

Rory McIlroy to join Tiger at Japan's first PGA Tour event

More Sports / Golf Jul 31, 2019

Rory McIlroy to join Tiger at Japan's first PGA Tour event

Former world No. 1 Rory McIlroy will join 15-time major-winner Tiger Woods at Japan's first PGA Tour tournament later this year, organizers announced Wednesday. Woods had already confirmed his participation, but McIlroy's addition adds to the star power at the $9.75 million Zozo Championship in ...

PGA Tour approves shorts for practice, pro-am rounds

More Sports / Golf Feb 19, 2019

PGA Tour approves shorts for practice, pro-am rounds

Players will be allowed to wear shorts in PGA Tour practice and pro-am rounds under a change in player appearance guidelines unveiled Monday. The change, effective immediately, applies only to tournaments on six tours operated under the PGA Tour umbrella. Long pants will remain required attire ...

Hideki Matsuyama, other stars miss TPC cut

More Sports / Golf May 12, 2018

Hideki Matsuyama, other stars miss TPC cut

Three of the world's top-10 in Rickie Fowler, Rory McIlroy and Hideki Matsuyama, along with five-time major-winner Phil Mickelson, found themselves with the weekend off after missing the cut in The Players Championship on Friday. World No. 6 Fowler had to use a pair of ...