Kevin Tway wins Safeway Open playoff for 1st PGA Tour title

Golf 10/07/18, 22:21

Kevin Tway made a 10-foot birdie putt on the third hole of a playoff Sunday to win the season-opening Safeway Open for his first PGA Tour title.The son of eight-time PGA Tour winner Bob Tway, the 30-year-old former Oklahoma State player beat Ryan Moore on the par-4 10th after Brandt ...

South Korea lead at International Crown

Golf 10/06/18, 22:55

South Korea moved ahead of the United States at the end of a weather-affected third round at the eight-national UL International Crown event on Sunday.The top-seeded team won both fourballs against England to move to the top of Pool A with 10 points, three ahead of its opponent in second. ...

Typhoon wipes out day 3 of UL International

Golf 10/06/18, 01:15

Strong winds and heavy rain from Typhoon Kong-rey hit the Korean peninsula on Saturday, ensuring that there would be no play on day three of the eight-nation UL International Crown event in the city of Incheon, 25 miles (40 kilometers) west of Seoul.The defending champion United States led Pool B ...

United States gets into gear in International Crown

Golf 10/05/18, 01:42

The United States enjoyed a perfect morning on the second day of the UL International Crown team golf tournament, comfortably winning both fourball matches against Thailand to move atop Pool B in the eight-nation tournament.Jessica Korda and Michelle Wie bounced back from Thursday's defeat against Sweden to defeat Moriya Jutanugarn ...

Hatton hits spectator on head at Dunhill Links

Golf 10/04/18, 16:18

Defending champion Tyrrell Hatton bounced back from a poor start, including a wayward tee shot that struck a spectator on the head, to shoot a 2-under 70 and move within two strokes of the first-round lead at the Dunhill Links Championship on Thursday.A female fan was pictured bleeding from a ...

Spectator struck on head by golf ball at Dunhill Links

Golf 10/04/18, 09:40

A spectator has been struck on the head by a golf ball at the Dunhill Links Championship, less than a week after a similar incident at the Ryder Cup left a woman potentially losing vision in her right eye.The female spectator was pictured bleeding from a head wound after being ...

Mixed start for US at team golf event, South Korea perfect

Golf 10/04/18, 04:43

The United States had a mixed start on the opening day of the UL International Crown team golf tournament on Thursday, splitting the fourballs against Sweden, while favorite South Korea collected a maximum four points with two wins over Taiwan.Cristie Kerr and Lexi Thompson gave the U.S. a winning start ...

Koepka gutted over wounded fan, denies fight with Johnson

Golf 10/03/18, 07:49

Brooks Koepka says he is heartbroken to hear a woman struck by his tee shot at the Ryder Cup might lose vision in her right eye.Koepka's wild tee shot on the sixth hole at Le Golf National hit Corine Remande in the head last Friday. According to French media reports, ...

South Korea could feel home pressure at International Crown

Golf 10/03/18, 00:09

South Korea is determined to take the UL International Crown from the defending champion United States this week, hoping that a partisan home crowd will be a help and not a hindrance.American Cristie Kerr feels the pressure will be all on the hosts.South Korea finished third in the first edition ...

Column: Reed’s passion for Ryder Cup turns poisonous

Golf 10/02/18, 18:52

What the Americans need is a Ryder Cup team filled with guys like Patrick Reed.As long as Patrick Reed isn't one of them.Three days on Le Golf National went bad enough for a powerful U.S. team that lost its way off the tee and on the scoreboard. Europe won eight ...

Ryder Cup in France had no leaderboards on the course

Golf 10/02/18, 16:22

The Americans needed to overcome a four-point deficit on the final day of the Ryder Cup and got off to a reasonable start, enough that U.S. captain Jim Furyk had a flicker of hope.Justin Thomas won on the 18th hole. Brooks Koepka halved his match. They were ahead comfortably in ...

Column: US has European way figured out except for winning

Golf 10/01/18, 03:16

This is no time for the Americans to panic about the Ryder Cup.The goal that came out of the Ryder Cup Task Force in late 2014 was to have a winning record over the next 10 matches. So even after another thorough beating by Europe at Le Golf National, the ...

Europe wins back Ryder Cup, beating US 17 1/2-10 1/2

Golf 09/30/18, 21:57

Payback belongs to Europe, and so does the Ryder Cup.Two years after the Americans thought they had their Ryder Cup problems figured out, Europe reminded them Sunday why it practically has owned this shiny gold trophy for the last quarter-century.British Open champion Francesco Molinari was just as good on his ...

Column: Time for Tiger & Lefty to exit the Ryder Cup stage

Golf 09/30/18, 21:50

Phil Mickelson watched the ball splash into the pond in front of the 16th green and knew he was done. No need to hit any more errant shots on a day filled with them. Lefty removed his cap and stuck out his right hand to Francesco Molinari, carrying out golf's ...

McIlroy again unreliable in Ryder Cup singles

Golf 09/30/18, 11:50

Rory McIlroy stared at his ball buried deep in the French sand and held out his arms. His body language said: What am I meant to with that?The finish line, in the shape of the 18th green at Le Golf National, was just up ahead, so close he could see ...

Update: All 12 matches out in Ryder Cup singles

Golf 09/30/18, 08:28

The Latest on the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National (all times local):2:20 p.m.All 12 singles matches are out on the course, and the Europeans have made the solid start they needed as they look to bring back the Ryder Cup.Europe is up in six of the matches, the United ...

US looking for another historic comeback at the Ryder Cup

Golf 09/30/18, 06:39

Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas got things started on the final day of the Ryder Cup, with Europe holding a commanding lead and the United States hoping for another historic comeback.Europe went into Sunday's singles with a 10-6 edge, needing only 4 1/2 points from the 12 matches to reclaim ...

Mickelson gets another day off at Ryder Cup in Europe

Golf 09/29/18, 16:01

Phil Mickelson is used to being a spectator when the Ryder Cup comes to Europe.In a repeat of four years ago, Mickelson didn't play at all Saturday at Le Golf National, reduced to a role of cheerleader and occasional coach while the rest of the team got on the course ...

Same ol’ story: Tiger takes another tumble at Ryder Cup

Golf 09/29/18, 15:02

Tiger Woods kept bending over in anguish, his shoulders sinking further and further, the energy ebbing as he made his way around Le Golf National for the second time Saturday.It was the body language of a tired, defeated golfer.Quite a contrast to the previous weekend, when he triumphantly strutted down ...

‘Vamos!’: Garcia firing up Europe at Ryder Cup

Golf 09/29/18, 14:50

Sergio Garcia and Phil Mickelson were handed captain's picks for the Ryder Cup as much for their value in the team room as out on the course.Only one of the veterans is delivering on both fronts at Le Golf National.Garcia has burst out of a slump in form and come ...