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Tour Championship: 30 win scenarios

Tour Championship: 30 win scenarios

HOW EACH OF THE TOP 30 COULD WIN THE FEDEXCUP RANK PLAYER WINNING SCENARIOS + 1 Jordan Spieth • If he wins the TOUR Championship, he wins the FedExCup • Has a reasonable chance of winning [...]

FedEx Cup in own hands of 5 players

FedEx Cup in own hands of 5 players

ATLANTA — Just five players — Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Dustin Johnson, Marc Leishman and Jon Rahm — control their own fate entering the TOUR Championship, the final event of the FedExCup Playoffs that will decide [...]

Redemption for BMW champ Leishman

Redemption for BMW champ Leishman

LAKE FOREST, Ill. — The clutch shots down the stretch in the BMW Championship belonged to everyone except the winner. Marc Leishman didn’t really need them. Staked to a five-shot lead, and determined to not let [...]

Nordqvist emerges as Evian champ

Nordqvist emerges as Evian champ

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France — Defying driving rain and hail in a playoff, Anna Nordqvist beat unheralded American Brittany Altomare at the first extra hole to win the Evian Championship on Sunday. Nordqvist took the fifth and final [...]

Day, Richie chasing Leishman at BMW

Day, Richie chasing Leishman at BMW

LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Marc Leishman got up-and-down from a tough lie behind the 18th green for one last birdie that gave him a 3-under 68 and extended his lead to five shots over Jason Day [...]

Tour Championship: Who can get there

Tour Championship: Who can get there

This week’s BMW Championship marks the third event of the FedExCup Playoffs. The FedExCup Playoffs feature a progressive cut, with 30 players qualifying for the Tour Championship. Below you’ll see the top 70 in the current [...]

Chappell gets first Presidents Cup berth

Chappell gets first Presidents Cup berth

NORTON, Mass. – After a two-year window of Presidents Cup qualifying, the final automatic spot for Team USA came down to less than a tenth of a point Monday. And in the end, neither Kevin Chappell [...]

Steady Thomas wins fifth title in ’17

Steady Thomas wins fifth title in ’17

NORTON, Mass. — Justin Thomas added another big title to a season filled with big moments by outlasting Jordan Spieth and Marc Leishman on the back nine of the TPC Boston to win the Dell Technologies Championship. [...]

Lewis wins, gives $195,000 to Houston

Lewis wins, gives $195,000 to Houston

PORTLAND, Ore. — Stacy Lewis won for Houston. Lewis ended a long winless streak Sunday at Cambia Portland Classic, with her $195,000 in winnings going to the relief efforts in her hometown area. Her two biggest [...]

Golf Bag: McCarron notches 4th win

Golf Bag: McCarron notches 4th win

CALGARY, Alberta — Scott McCarron won the Shaw Charity Classic on Sunday for his fourth PGA Tour Champions title of the season. McCarron closed with a 3-under 67 to beat Miguel Angel Jimenez by a stroke [...]