| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:36 PM
AKRON, Ohio -- Rory McIlroy birdied four of the first five holes on Sunday to grab the lead, and he went on to win the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational by two strokes.
McIlroy closed with his second straight 4-under 66 to end at 15-under-par 265. The win...
| Jun 11, 2014
Since Curtis Strange repeated as U.S. Open champion 25 years ago, the first to do so since Ben Hogan in 1951, many of golf's elite have attempted to join their company. Tiger Woods, Hale Irwin, Ernie Els and Payne Stewart headline the 18-strong group,...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Keegan Bradley strolled across the Pinehurst practice green Wednesday and noticed Zach Johnson using a putting aid.
Resting in Johnson's sternum was a rod called the Pendulum Putting Pro, which helps players maintain proper shaft angle and posture....
| May 24, 2014
| 4:45 PM
David Toms, Hideki Matsuyama, Chad Campbell and Chris Stroud shared the third-round lead of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at seven-under-par 203 on Saturday at Colonial, where plenty of others also are in contention.
There were 13 players within two...
| May 25, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Adam Scott was a late entry into the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial because he wanted to play while ranked No. 1 in the world.
Scott will stay on top after a comeback victory at Hogan's Alley in Fort Worth, Texas. He made a seven-foot birdie putt...
| May 18, 2014
WILLIAMSBURG — United States Golf Association suits are either marketing geniuses or delusional mad scientists. We'll know which in about a month, when their grand experiment produces either unprecedented exposure for their signature championships...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:02 AM
It's official -- Adam Scott has passed Tiger Woods to become the No. 1 golfer in the world.
There was no surprise when the rankings came out on Monday, but there was continued debate about the awkward, slow-moving system that decides the sport's pecking...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:31 AM
Before undergoing surgery in late March, Tiger Woods wondered if back pain might end his career.
"I was certainly doubtful at that point," he told reporters at Monday's media day for the Quicken Loans National. "Am I going to be able to actually do this...
| May 22, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Dustin Johnson had played Colonial only once before, six years ago when he didn't even make it to the final round. In his return to Hogan's Alley on Thursday, Johnson took a one-stroke lead after the first round.
Johnson shot a bogey-free, five-under-...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:40 PM
PGA Tour rookie Brice Garnett opened with an eagle Friday on way to a four-under-par 66 and the second-round lead in the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial in Fort Worth, Texas.
At seven-under 133, Garnett had a one-stroke lead over Robert Streb...
| May 8, 2014
| 10:20 AM
As the Players Championship teed off Thursday morning, golf wasn't the only topic of discussion at TPC Sawgrass.
It's no secret that some people in the sport believe that the world rankings format should be scrapped. They don't like the two-year...