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Broadhurst surges to Senior Open title

Broadhurst surges to Senior Open title

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — England’s Paul Broadhurst overcame a four-shot deficit on the final day to clinch the Senior Open title at Carnoustie. Broadhurst, 50, began the last round four shots adrift of overnight leader Miguel Angel [...]

Golf Bag: U.S. feasts on wine, pizza

Golf Bag: U.S. feasts on wine, pizza

GURNEE, Ill. — Cristie Kerr brought the wine for the final team dinner of deep dish pizza. She sent text messages to her teammates to try to keep them loose. When the United States had a [...]

PGA Championship: Tee times

PGA Championship: Tee times

First- and second-round tee times for the PGA Championship at Baltusrol: Round 1 1st Tee Round 2 10th Tee 7 a.m. 12:15 p.m. Mark BROWN Oyster Bay, NY Patton KIZZIRE Sea Island, GA Bradley  DREDGE WALES [...]

Snedeker leads, amateur lurks in Canadian

Snedeker leads, amateur lurks in Canadian

OAKVILLE, Ontario — Jared du Toit was in position to become the first Canadian to win the RBC Canadian Open in 62 years — and the first amateur to break through on the PGA Tour in [...]

Chambers to host another USGA event

Chambers to host another USGA event

FAR HILLS, N.J. – Chambers Bay has been selected by the United States Golf Association as the site of the 2019 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship. The dates of the championship are May 25-29. The Home Course, [...]

Woods says he’s done for season

Woods says he’s done for season

Golf Channel Tiger Woods ruled himself out of the PGA Championship on Tuesday, marking the first time in his career that he’s missed four consecutive majors. Woods hasn’t played since a tie for 10th at the [...]

Stenson wins a classic over Mickelson

Stenson wins a classic over Mickelson

TROON, Scotland – Perhaps the lasting image from the memorable 1977 Duel in the Sun at Turnberry came after the final putt dropped, with Tom Watson and Jack Nicklaus walking off with arms over each other’s [...]

A look back at a terrific Open at Troon

A look back at a terrific Open at Troon

TROON, Scotland – A few observations from the final round of The Open Championship, where Henrik Stenson tied a major championship mark with a final-round 63 to capture his first major title at Royal Troon. Stenson [...]

Putter letting Spieth down in The Open

Putter letting Spieth down in The Open

TROON, Scotland – In his four practice rounds leading up to The Open Championship, Jordan Spieth spent quite a bit of time chipping around the greens. “Maybe I should have putted a bit more,” he said [...]

Golf Bag: Bad weather returns to Open

Golf Bag: Bad weather returns to Open

TROON, Scotland – Scotland delivered the weather that fans tune into the Open Championship for. After a surprisingly sunny first round, Royal Troon Golf Club was hit by rain and wind Friday. Shirt sleeves were replaced [...]