Golf

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Any other year, Jordan Spieth would feel this has been a very good season. Just not this year. At the halfway point of 2016, he already has two victories. One of them was an eight-shot runaway against a winners-only field at Kapalua. The other was even better...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Billy Hurley III wouldn't miss his sister's wedding for anything — not even the British Open. Hurley won for the first time on the PGA Tour on Sunday at the Quicken Loans National and earned a spot at Royal Troon. One problem: Saturday of the Open is the same...
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Graeme McDowell, Francesco Molinari and Ryan Palmer are among 11 alternates added to the field for the British Open. The R&A used the world ranking published Monday for its alternate list. Even though 21 spots remain available through qualifying...
The PGA Tour event at Riviera in Los Angeles will be called the Genesis Open, the only title sponsor on tour to be known by a specific brand. Hyundai Motor America took over as sponsor in January of the PGA Tour's tournament in Los Angeles that dates to 1926. A month later, it...
GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Muirfield intends to stage another vote on whether to admit female members after being stripped of its right to host the British Open. The Scottish club failed in May to get the two-thirds majority required of its membership to change its policy, drawing...
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — A spot in the British Open will be offered to the leading finisher in this week's Barracuda Championship. That exemption was supposed to go to the leading player not already eligible at The Greenbrier Classic until the PGA Tour canceled the event...
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — The PGA Tour announced Saturday that the Greenbrier Classic scheduled for next month has been canceled because of the devastating flooding in West Virginia. The tournament had been scheduled for July 7-10 at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs,...
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — The PGA Tour says the Greenbrier Classic scheduled for next month has been canceled because of the devastating flooding in West Virginia. The tournament had been scheduled for July 7-10. Tour officials say the Old White TPC at the Greenbrier Resort, the host...
ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Former world No. 1 Stacy Lewis has been busy since winning her last tournament two years ago, getting engaged and preparing for her upcoming wedding in August. The former Arkansas standout and two-time LPGA Player of the Year tries to get back into winning...