Jack Nicklaus turns 80 on Tuesday, no closer to retirement than when he was at the peak of his golf career. Never mind that he rarely competes, and when he does play the occasional round of golf, he doesn't always finish the hole. Everyone wants a piece of Nicklaus, and he is all too happy to oblige
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 21, 2020, 8:11 am
Jack Nicklaus turns 80 on Tuesday, no closer to retirement than when he was at the peak of his golf career. Never mind that he rarely competes, and when he does play the occasional round of golf, he doesn't always finish the hole. Everyone wants a piece of Nicklaus, and he is all too happy to oblige
Author: Associated Press
Posted: January 21, 2020, 8:09 am
Having already battled for five extra holes into darkness without producing a champion a day earlier, Gaby Lopez and Nasa Hataoka showed up to work at 8 a.m., just like regular folks. The early wake-up call and extra golf was worth it for Lopez, who rolled in a 30-foot birdie putt to prevail on the
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 21, 2020, 12:05 am
Mickey DeMorat, the nephew of comedian Daniel Tosh, leads the Bahamas Great Abaco Classic after a second-round 65.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 20, 2020, 6:32 pm
Paris (AFP) - Tiger Woods will start his first effort to claim a record-breaking 83rd PGA Tour victory at Torrey Pines on Thursday, after Lee Westwood and Gaby Lopez lifted titles last Sunday.
Author: AFP
Posted: January 20, 2020, 3:30 pm
Having already battled for five extra holes into darkness without producing a champion a day earlier, Gaby Lopez and Nasa Hataoka showed up to work at 8 a.m., just like regular folks. The early wake-up call and extra golf was worth it for Lopez, who rolled in a 30-foot birdie putt to prevail on the
Author: Associated Press
Posted: January 20, 2020, 2:15 pm
Gaby Lopez drained a 20-foot birdie putt on the seventh hole of a sudden death playoff to win the LPGA Tour's season-opening Tournament of Champions on Monday. The 26-year-old from Mexico City clinched the second win of her career after draining the putt on the par-three 18th hole at the Four Seasons
Author: AFP
Posted: January 20, 2020, 1:58 pm
Here's a look at what's happening in professional golf this week, and how you can watch it.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 20, 2020, 1:10 pm
Indeed, in 1987, then-PGA Tour Commissioner Deane Beman set up a panel of golf historians to sift through Snead's victories with a fine tooth comb, deciding which to include in the official tally and which to discard. Snead supporters were disappointed that several were excluded, and Snead himself
Author: Reuters
Posted: January 20, 2020, 12:56 pm
Gaby Lopez, a seedling from Lorena Ochoa's proverbial garden, won the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions in a lengthy playoff.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 20, 2020, 11:59 am
Axis1 Golf announced Monday a putter-only deal with world No. 8 Justin Rose.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 20, 2020, 11:50 am
A Google Earth image of Augusta National appears to show a new service road behind the par-5 13th hole.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 20, 2020, 10:23 am
Gaby Lopez rolled in a 25-foot birdie putt at the seventh playoff hole Monday morning to win the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 20, 2020, 8:34 am
There’s more at stake this week at Torrey Pines than just a chance for Tiger Woods to set the all-time PGA Tour wins record.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 20, 2020, 8:03 am
Andrew Landry was reeling after blowing a six-stroke lead on the back nine Sunday in The American Express. Landry broke a tie with Abraham Ancer with a 7-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole, the jagged rock-ringed, island-green par 3 called Alcatraz. “That was probably the shot of the tournament for
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 20, 2020, 1:41 am
Andrew Landry squandered a six-shot back-nine lead on Sunday but finished with back-to-back birdies to win the PGA Tour American Express in La Quinta, California, by two shots. Landry fired a five-under-par 67 on the PGA West Stadium Course for a 26-under-par total of 262. Landry arrived at the 17th
Author: AFP
Posted: January 20, 2020, 12:31 am
Lee Westwood secured his 25th European Tour win with victory at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Sunday. The Englishman's 5-under par final-round 67 gave him a two-shot margin over a chasing pack of France's Victor Perez (63) and England's Tommy Fleetwood (63) and Matthew Fitzpatrick (
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 20, 2020, 12:15 am
Andrew Landry was reeling after blowing a six-stroke lead on the back nine Sunday in The American Express. Landry broke a tie with Abraham Ancer with a 7-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole, the jagged rock-ringed, island-green par 3 called Alcatraz. “That was probably the shot of the tournament for
Posted: January 20, 2020, 12:07 am
The final round of the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions featured a little bit of everything. Nasa Hataoka and Gaby Lopez matched par five times in a playoff at the 197-yard 18th hole until it was too dark to continue. LPGA Hall of Famer Inbee Park also was in the playoff, but was eliminated
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 20, 2020, 12:02 am
Nasa Hataoka and Gaby Lopez remained locked in battle for the LPGA Tournament of Champions Sunday as darkness halted the playoff after five holes. South Korean superstar Park In-bee, seeking a 20th career title, was eliminated at the third playoff hole when her tee shot at the difficult par-three 18th
Author: AFP
Posted: January 19, 2020, 11:40 pm
Abel Gallegos was 5 when the golf pro at a nine-hole course left a club outside his door while searching for young boys on the outskirts of Buenos Aires who might be interested in playing. ''I live one block away from the course, so I had an idea what the club was for,'' Gallegos said
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 19, 2020, 10:23 pm
Andrew Landry hung tough after giving up a six-shot lead and hit the shot of the tournament on the hardest hole to win The American Express.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 19, 2020, 9:11 pm
Video surfaced during Sunday's final round of the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions of what looked like Nasa Hataoka mismarking her ball. Turns out it was much ado about nothing.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 19, 2020, 8:11 pm
Andrew Landry won The American Express for his second PGA Tour title. Here's a look inside his bag.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 19, 2020, 8:00 pm
Nasa Hataoka and Gaby Lopez couldn’t finish the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions before darkness fell Sunday. They will return Monday at 8 a.m. ET to pick up after five sudden-death holes.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 19, 2020, 6:51 pm
Andrew Landry saw a six-shot lead on the back nine disappear but withstood a Sunday charge by Abraham Ancer to win The American Express.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 19, 2020, 5:31 pm
Matt Kuchar overcame a snowman to win the Singapore Open by three shots over Justin Rose on Sunday at Sentosa Golf Club.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 19, 2020, 5:12 pm
Abel Gallegos claimed the Latin America Amateur Championship on Sunday, becoming the first Argentine to do so in tournament history.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 19, 2020, 4:46 pm
A look at the odds/pricing of the leading finishers at this week's events and a preview of the upcoming action. (Getty Images)
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: January 19, 2020, 4:10 pm
Lee Westwood did not dare risk his back to stoop down to collect his ball from the hole after a comeback victory that makes a Ryder Cup return entirely feasible. Instead, the 46-year employed a device on the end of his putter to spare him the effort.  “It was because of a bet I made with a mate,” Westwood
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: January 19, 2020, 3:48 pm
Three months short of turning 47, England's Lee Westwood put together a masterclass in leading from the front as he won the $7 million Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Sunday by two shots. The two-time European Tour number one started the final round one ahead of his closest rivals Bernd Wiesberger
Author: AFP
Posted: January 19, 2020, 3:14 pm
Lee Westwood secured his 25th European Tour win with victory at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Sunday. Westwood, who had a one-shot overnight lead, has now won in four different decades starting in the 1990s. The Englishman's 5-under par final-round 67 gave him a two-shot margin over a chasing
Author: Associated Press
Posted: January 19, 2020, 1:11 pm
Lee Westwood keeps proving 'em wrong, Andrew Landry blows a big lead (but still wins!), Brooks Koepka eases into action, and Tiger Woods gets going again.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 19, 2020, 10:59 am
Lee Westwood won the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Sunday for his 25th career European Tour victory.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 19, 2020, 8:50 am
KA'UPULEHI-KONA, Hawaii (AP) -- Miguel Angel Jimenez made a 12-foot birdie putt on the second hole of a playoff Saturday with senior newcomer Ernie Els to win the PGA Tour Champions' season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship. Fred Couples dropped out on the first extra trip down the par
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 19, 2020, 4:41 am
Scheffler and Landry opened a four-stroke buffer over their nearest rival, Rickie Fowler, on a day of low scoring in perfect conditions in the southern California desert. Scheffler rode his luck at the par-four 18th at the PGA West Stadium course in La Quinta.
Author: Reuters
Posted: January 19, 2020, 1:14 am
Andrew Landry and Scottie Scheffler broke away Saturday at The American Express. Landry shot a 7-under 65 at PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course to join Scheffler atop the leaderboard at 21-under 195, four strokes ahead of third-place Rickie Fowler. Scheffler had a 66 on the adjacent Stadium
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 19, 2020, 12:27 am
Andrew Landry and Scottie Scheffler broke away Saturday at The American Express. Landry shot a 7-under 65 at PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course to join Scheffler atop the leaderboard at 21-under 195, four strokes ahead of third-place Rickie Fowler. Scheffler had a 66 on the adjacent Stadium
Author: Associated Press
Posted: January 19, 2020, 12:24 am
Americans Andrew Landry and Scottie Scheffler pulled away with birdie binges to share a four-stroke lead after Saturday's third round of the US PGA American Express tournament. Landry birdied six of his first eight holes on the way to a seven-under 65 at the PGA West Nicklaus course while Scheffler
Author: AFP
Posted: January 19, 2020, 12:11 am
At the par-four 16th hole during the third round, the Frenchwoman holed out her second shot for an unlikely eagle at the Four Seasons Club in Orlando. "I think it's just one of those weeks," said Boutier, who on Friday aced the 178-yard fifth hole with a four-iron, just the second hole-in-one
Author: Reuters
Posted: January 19, 2020, 12:08 am
Bernd Wiesberger and second-round leader Francesco Laporta are one shot off the lead, with Matthew Fitzpatrick a shot further back on 12-under. Sergio Garcia and Kurt Kitayama are on 11-under. The top-ranked Brooks Koepka recovered from a poor round on Friday to fire a two-under 70 and is tied for
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 18, 2020, 11:17 pm
Inbee Park finally made a bogey, but she still finished with a 4-under 67 Saturday and a two-shot lead over Sei Young Kim heading into the final round of the season-opening Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions. Park, a 19-time winner on the LPGA Tour, hadn't made a bogey since November's
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 18, 2020, 11:17 pm
Olympic champion Park In-bee of South Korea fired a four-under-par 67 to seize a two-stroke lead after Saturday's third round of the season-opening LPGA Tournament of Champions. Park had a 10-foot birdie putt at the par-3 18th hole to grab a four-shot lead but rolled the ball four feet past the
Author: AFP
Posted: January 18, 2020, 10:22 pm
PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) -- Jose Vega of Colombia withstood another tough day of wind Saturday at Mayakoba for a 1-over 72 that gave him a two-shot lead going into the final round of the Latin American Amateur Championship.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 18, 2020, 10:12 pm
Entering his first tournament of the new year, Phil Mickelson was optimistic. But after the tournament host missed the cut at The American Express, he's still in search of going 'on a tear.'
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 18, 2020, 7:17 pm
Rookie Scottie Scheffler shares the 54-hole lead with Andrew Landry at The American Express while Rickie Fowler is four shots back in third.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 18, 2020, 6:35 pm
Major League Baseball Hall-of-Fame pitcher John Smoltz moved into position to defend his title in the celebrity pro-am division of the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 18, 2020, 6:28 pm
Nobody is better from long range than Celine Boutier. Not at this week's Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions, anyway.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 18, 2020, 6:14 pm
Inbee Park is not far off from her best form, despite an uncharacteristic finish Saturday at the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions, where she holds a two-shot lead.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 18, 2020, 6:13 pm
Jose Vega, a TrackMan salesman, leads by two shots entering Sunday's final round of the Latin America Amateur Championship.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: January 18, 2020, 5:47 pm
Sam Locke hopes his first pro victory, albeit in Portugal's local tour, proves he can live up to the promise he showed as an amateur when he won the 2018 Open silver medal.
Posted: January 20, 2020, 9:39 am
Holywood 17-year-old Tom McKibbin is beaten 5&3 by home player Jed Morgan in the Australian Amateur Championship final in Queensland.
Posted: January 19, 2020, 1:43 pm
England's Lee Westwood wins the Abu Dhabi Championship by two strokes after shooting a final-round 67.
Posted: January 19, 2020, 1:24 pm
Lee Westwood shoots a seven-under-par 65 to lead by one stroke after three rounds of the Abu Dhabi Championship.
Posted: January 18, 2020, 2:20 pm
The Berkhamsted Trophy, one of amateur golf's foremost men's events for the past 60 years, invites female players to enter in 2020.
Posted: January 17, 2020, 10:26 am
World number one Brooks Koepka is tied third at the Abu Dhabi Championship after his first competitive round of golf in three months.
Posted: January 16, 2020, 3:21 pm
Teenage golf sensation Josh Hill can claim a practice-round victory over world number one Brooks Koepka as he heads into the biggest fortnight of his young career.
Posted: January 14, 2020, 11:20 am
Cameron Smith hopes his Sony Open win helps Australians smile "for a moment or two" as the country battles its bushfire crisis.
Posted: January 13, 2020, 7:45 am
Open Champion Shane Lowry has his best performance since victory at Royal Portrush in finishing second behind Australian Wade Ormsby at the Hong Kong Open.
Posted: January 12, 2020, 2:22 pm
Tiger Woods will bid to break Sam Snead's PGA Tour record when he competes at the Farmers Insurance Open on 23 January.
Posted: January 9, 2020, 9:06 pm
Justin Thomas says he "got very lucky" after beating Patrick Reed and Xander Schauffele in a play-off to win the Tournament of Champions in Hawaii.
Posted: January 6, 2020, 6:40 am
In a new BBC One Northern Ireland documentary, Rory McIlroy reflects on the significance of his experience at The Open at Royal Portrush
Posted: December 29, 2019, 6:04 pm
Englishman Tommy Fleetwood hits a hole-out eagle on the opening hole at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.
Posted: November 22, 2019, 12:48 pm
Hampshire golfer Jack Singh Brar hopes to build on his debut European Tour season after a strong finish to his first year.
Posted: October 31, 2019, 8:57 am
England's Josh Hill says he is "speechless" after winning the Al Ain Open to become the youngest male player to win an Official World Golf Ranking event.
Posted: October 24, 2019, 10:26 am
BBC Sport's Sarah Mulkerrins asks what needs to change on the Ladies European Tour to capitalise on Europe's Solheim Cup victory in September.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 6:31 am
Premier League referee, Mike Dean celebrates a hole in one by Australian golfer Whitney Hillier while working as her caddy on the European Ladies Tour.
Posted: September 27, 2019, 7:49 pm
Europe's Ryder Cup captain, Padraig Harrington, says he would be "very happy" if Scotland's Robert MacIntyre played his way into the team at next year's tournament.
Posted: September 24, 2019, 2:48 pm
Watch the drama unfold on the final two holes at the Solheim Cup as Europe beat USA by one point with the final putt.
Posted: September 15, 2019, 7:31 pm
Watch wildcard Suzann Pettersen sink an eight-foot putt on the last hole to clinch the Solheim Cup as Europe beat USA 14½-13½.
Posted: September 15, 2019, 5:25 pm
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