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Xander wins gold; Pan takes bronze

Xander wins gold; Pan takes bronze

KAWAGOE, JAPAN – While one swing by American Xander Schauffele nearly changed the dynamics of the men’s golf tournament Sunday at Kasumigaseki Country Club, it was the 61 strokes of eventual silver medalist Rory Sabbatini, representing [...]

Cameron Champ maneuvers to victory

Cameron Champ maneuvers to victory

LAINE, Minn. — Cameron Champ fended off dehydration and crisply putted his way to a 5-under 66 on Sunday, winning the 3M Open by two strokes for his third career victory. The 26-year-old Champ had five birdies [...]

Morikawa wins The Open on first attempt

Morikawa wins The Open on first attempt

SANDWICH, England – Tiger’s killer irons and instinct. Phil’s courage, smile and warmth. Fellow Californian Collin Morikawa invoked thoughts of the two most successful Golden State-bred golfers who came before him as he became the first [...]

Deere win fits like a glove for Glover

Deere win fits like a glove for Glover

SILVIS, Ill. — Lucas Glover ended 10 years without a victory Sunday when he birdied five of his last seven holes for a 7-under 64 to win the John Deere Classic by two shots. Glover won [...]

Cam Davis wins three-way playoff

Cam Davis wins three-way playoff

DETROIT – Kramer Hickok was standing greenside as Cam Davis, Troy Merritt and Joaquin Niemann began a sudden-death playoff at the Rocket Mortgage Classic on Sunday. The charter flight to the John Deere Classic wouldn’t leave [...]

English outduels Hickok for Travelers

English outduels Hickok for Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn. — Harris English birdied the eighth hole of sudden death to win the Travelers Championship on Sunday, beating Kramer Hickok after both birdied the final hole of regulation to force the playoff. It matched [...]

Putter propels Rahm to U.S. Open title

Putter propels Rahm to U.S. Open title

SAN DIEGO — Two career-changing putts for Jon Rahm brought two trophies Sunday. He cradled his 3-month-old son, Kepa, as he walked off the 18th green at Torrey Pines on Father’s Day. And then he collected [...]

A Payne-ful U.S. Open 30 years ago

A Payne-ful U.S. Open 30 years ago

All major wins should be equally celebrated. Four times each year, a golfer has a chance to produce a career-defining moment. It’s the most pressure, the most attention, the most drama, the most intensity, the most [...]

In 2nd PGA start, Higgo wins Palmetto

In 2nd PGA start, Higgo wins Palmetto

RIDGELAND, S.C. (AP) — Garrick Higgo won the Palmetto Championship at Congaree for his first PGA TOUR victory Sunday when leader Chesson Hadley lost a two-shot lead with bogeys on his final three holes. The 22-year-old [...]

Cantlay wins Memorial in playoff

Cantlay wins Memorial in playoff

DUBLIN, Ohio – There may have been more twists than a Hollywood blockbuster but ultimately Patrick Cantlay’s wild ride ended with a second Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide win and the FedExCup lead. Cantlay picked up [...]