Koepka back at Nelson after 3 major wins, before a defense

Golf 05/08/19, 18:16

Brooks Koepka has won three majors since he last played at the Byron Nelson two years ago, before the tournament moved to a new links-style course south of downtown Dallas.A week before defending his title at the now-earlier PGA Championship, the third-ranked Koepka and No. 19 Patrick Reed are the ...

Bae still trying to find his game after military service

Golf 05/07/19, 18:04

He was away from golf for two years, and his world ranking plummeted lower than it had been at any point in his career.For Sangmoon Bae, the re-entry has not gone as well as he would have liked.Bae started well enough at the Wells Fargo Championship until his five birdies ...

Column: Hard part for Homa was waiting his turn

Golf 05/07/19, 15:20

He was among the best as an amateur, winning a prestigious national title and moving onto the PGA Tour. While he never thought it was going to be easy, making it tougher was seeing so many peers from his college days collecting trophies as he wondered when, if ever, his ...

Kim overcomes rough start to win playoff at Lake Merced

Golf 05/05/19, 22:43

Known for an attacking style that has led to two of three lowest 72-hole scores in LPGA Tour history, Sei Young Kim had to adapt to win the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship at tight and tricky Lake Merced Golf Club.Already playing through a back injury that forced her to alter her ...

Max Homa wins Wells Fargo for first PGA Tour title

Golf 05/05/19, 18:49

Two years after Max Homa played only one Sunday in an entire PGA Tour season, he showed his mettle at Quail Hollow by closing with a 4-under 67 to pull away from the field and win the Wells Fargo Championship.Homa began the back nine with two birdies to build a ...

McIlroy positioned for run at third Wells Fargo Championship

Golf 05/04/19, 20:48

Rory McIlroy was in position to become the first three-time winner of the Wells Fargo Championship.McIlroy celebrated his 30th birthday Saturday with a 3-under 68 to pull within two shots of leaders Max Homa, Jason Dufner and Joel Dahmen."I'm right there going into (Sunday), so I'm excited for that," McIlroy ...

Dahmen hangs on for 3-way share of lead at Quail Hollow

Golf 05/04/19, 19:52

Joel Dahmen held his own playing in the final group for the first time and wound up in a three-way tie for the lead with Jason Dufner and Max Homa on a stormy Saturday at the Wells Fargo Championship. Very much in the mix was Rory McIlroy, who was reminded at ...

Dahmen has learned PGA Tour ‘isn’t life and death’

Golf 05/03/19, 15:58

Joel Dahmen readily admits he's never going to be the next Tiger Woods or Rory McIlroy.Nor does he want to be."I don't practice as much as a lot of the other guys out here," he said as he glanced at the Quail Hollow Club practice green where dozens of golfers ...

Van Dam, Ryu, Ji share LPGA Tour lead at Lake Merced

Golf 05/02/19, 20:37

Long-hitting Anne van Dam two-putted for birdie on the par-5 18th for a 5-under 67 and a share of the lead with So Yeon Ryu and Eun-Hee Ji in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship.Van Dam bogeyed two of the first four holes in her afternoon round at Lake Merced. The 23-year-old ...

PGA golfers remember shooting victims with green ribbons

Golf 05/02/19, 13:19

Dozens of golfers at the Wells Fargo Championship paid tribute to the shooting victims at UNC Charlotte by wearing a small ribbon with the school's color on their hats during Thursday's opening round.Two students were killed and four others wounded Tuesday when a former Charlotte student opened fire in a ...

Woods uses leaderboard to interpret Augusta roars

Golf 04/30/19, 18:18

Tiger Woods knew he was back in the game at the Masters when Francesco Molinari hit into the water on the 12th hole and made double bogey. From there, Woods relied on his vast experience at Augusta National.That meant using his sight to understand the sounds.In an interview last week ...

Minjee Lee wins LA Open for 5th LPGA Tour title

Golf 04/28/19, 20:07

Minjee Lee won the Hugel-Air Premia LA Open on Sunday at Wilshire Country Club for her fifth LPGA Tour title, closing with a 3-under 68 for a four-stroke victory.The 22-year-old Australian made a 15-foot birdie putt on the par-3 18th to finish at 14-under 270. She led the last three ...

Jon Rahm and Ryan Palmer team to win Zurich Classic

Golf 04/28/19, 19:02

Ryan Palmer and Jon Rahm shot a 3-under 69 in the alternate-shot final round Sunday to win the Zurich Classic, beating Sergio Garcia and Tommy Fleetwood by three strokes in the PGA Tour's only team event.The 42-year-old Palmer won his fourth tour title and first since the 2010 Sony Open ...

Woods hopeful a 5th Masters leads to more majors

Golf 04/25/19, 19:19

Tiger Woods hopes winning the Masters to end 11 years without a major will lead to more majors in his pursuit of the record held by Jack Nicklaus.But in an interview with GOLFTV, Woods says catching Nicklaus won't be easy.Woods says he needs everything to fall into place to win ...

Weather halts first-round play at PGA’s Zurich Classic

Golf 04/25/19, 13:39

More than two inches of heavy rain and lightning has forced a stoppage in play during Thursday's first round of the Zurich Classic.The first players to tee off were on the course for a little more than two-and-a-half hours before the horn sounded to suspend play.The tandem of Joel Dahmen ...

Justin Thomas launches foundation for children, military

Golf 04/23/19, 18:01

Justin Thomas is the latest PGA Tour player to launch a foundation, and it wasn't anything he threw together overnight."We've been talking about it the last couple of years," Thomas said. "My mom has done an unbelievable job of making sure everything was done properly. We've talked to so many ...

Family charged with scheme to get Masters tickets for resale

Golf 04/22/19, 17:41

Four members of a Texas family have been charged with federal crimes in what prosecutors say was a scheme that used stolen identities to get tickets to the Masters golf tournament, then resell those tickets at a healthy profit.Documents filed in U.S. District Court in Augusta don't say how many ...

Lowry holds 1-stroke lead halfway through rainy RBC Heritage

Golf 04/20/19, 09:41

Shane Lowry parred his final two holes Saturday to hold on to a one-stroke lead through two rounds in the rain-delayed RBC Heritage.Lowry was among 56 players who didn't finish Friday because of a nearly four-hour weather delay. The Irishman made pars on the 17th and 18th holes at Harbour ...

Brooke Henderson, Nelly Korda tied for lead in Hawaii

Golf 04/19/19, 23:18

Defending champion Brooke Henderson shot a 3-under 69 on Friday at blustery Ko Olina Golf Club for a share of the third-round lead with Nelly Korda in the Lotte Championship.Korda had a 71, matching Henderson with a bogey on the par-4 18 to get to 14-under 202."There are still 18 ...

Lowry keeps hold on the top at rain-delayed RBC Heritage

Golf 04/19/19, 19:14

Shane Lowry led the RBC Heritage at 9-under par with two holes left when the rain-delayed second round was suspended Friday because of darkness.Trey Mullinax was a stroke back after a 68. Top-ranked Dustin Johnson and Emiliano Grillo were 7 under after 67s.Lowry moved in front with a two-putt birdie ...