Advertisement

Golf

Golf
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Only four American courses have hosted a PGA Tour event and a major championship in the same year, a concept that USGA chief executive Mike Davis does not consider to be ideal. One big exception is Pebble Beach. "I think this is great," Davis said...
Golf
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Six weeks into the new year, the new set of golf rules have their first adjustment on caddies standing behind their players. Golf's two governing bodies released a clarification on the rule aimed at caddies no longer being able to help players line up...
Golf
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Golf barely made it out of January when it was hit with what must feel like a two-shot penalty. Odds are the negative attention on the new set of modern rules will have subsided before those four glorious days in April during the Masters — unless, of...
Golf
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — PGA Tour players and caddies have spent the first part of the season sorting out golf's new rules. The confusion continued at the Phoenix Open. Among the new rules, caddies are no longer allowed to stand behind players as they line up shots not on the...
Golf
KING ABDULLAH ECONOMIC CITY, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Sergio Garcia was disqualified from the Saudi International tournament on Saturday for damaging two greens in frustration during his third round, and the Spaniard said he has apologized to fellow players for his actions. The...
Golf
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Gary Woodland walked through the tunnel to the Phoenix Open's 16th hole, the par 3 with an atmosphere more like a football game than a golf tournament. Waiting for him was a young lady in a purple shirt with some game of her own. After hitting his tee...
Golf
KING ABDULLAH ECONOMIC CITY, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Top-ranked golfer Justin Rose opted against delving into the political ramifications of the decision to stage a European Tour event in Saudi Arabia, saying Wednesday he was happy to play in the tournament to "support growing the...
Golf
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Waste Management has extended its title sponsorship of the Phoenix Open through 2030. The new agreement was announced by PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan and Waste Management president and CEO Jim Fish on Tuesday at TPC Scottsdale. The deal replaces a...
Golf
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Justin Rose won at Torrey Pines. Adam Scott challenged him to the final hole. And thanks to that 1-2 finish at the Farmers Insurance Open, both surpassed $50 million in career earnings on the PGA Tour. It's a feat achieved by only five other players. These days...