Column: Can Tiger Woods still win the Masters at 43?

Golf 04/09/19, 17:08

Tiger Woods had the putting green pretty much to himself as storms approached Augusta National on Monday. As a handful of fans lingered to watch, he stroked the 5-footers that always seemed to go in during his prime.It's been 14 ...

Golf’s mad scientist experimenting on Augusta National

Golf 04/09/19, 00:57

Bryson DeChambeau seemed about as excited as a mad scientist gets as Masters week kicked off, which meant he stopped just short of jumping for joy.Not to worry. The jump might come Sunday for DeChambeau, assuming the planets align, the ...

Eyes wide open for Mitchell in Masters debut

Golf 04/08/19, 17:39

Keith Mitchell has attended the Masters four or five times, and he has played Augusta National five times through friends, his time playing at Georgia or a practice round when he qualified by winning the Honda Classic.None of that prepared ...

Rose looking to take next step at the Masters

Golf 04/08/19, 16:13

Justin Rose has been atop the leaderboard at the Masters after every round except the one that matters.He is making his 14th appearance, so he has the experience.He has been runner-up twice, most recently in a playoff that would have ...

Anniversary look at past Masters champions

Golf 04/06/19, 08:14

A look at some of the anniversaries this year at the Masters:75 years ago (1944): Bobby Jones and Clifford Roberts decided after the 1942 Masters to stop the tournament for the rest of World War II. According to the Augusta ...

A tough fifth hole gets a little longer, harder

Golf 04/06/19, 01:27

Tucked away on the far end of Augusta National is the toughest par 4 on the front nine.For this Masters, it has become a little tougher.The fifth hole, a slight dogleg to the left, was untouched for 30 years until ...

Si Woo Kim leads by 4 after 2nd round at Valero Texas Open

Golf 04/05/19, 19:35

First-round leader Si Woo Kim used a late-round hole-in-one Friday to build a four-shot lead at the halfway point of the Valero Texas Open. Kim, the 2017 Players Championship winner, led by one heading into the second round before shooting a ...

Masters memories come to life for women amateurs

Golf 04/05/19, 16:58

Moments after Marta Perez teed off in a practice round unlike any other, she ventured to the right of the 10th fairway at Augusta National to see where Bubba Watson hit that 40-yard hook with a sand wedge in 2012 ...

Masters: 15 contenders for a precious green jacket

Golf 04/05/19, 09:42

A capsule look at 15 top contenders for the Masters, to be played April 11-14 (listed in predicted order of finish):RICKIE FOWLERAge: 30.Country: United States.World ranking: 8.Worldwide victories: 8.Majors: None.Masters appearances: 8.Best Masters: Runner-up in 2018.Masters memory: Making birdie on ...

Masters atmosphere keeps everyone on best behavior

Golf 04/05/19, 02:29

Francesco Molinari learned on the eve of his first appearance at the Masters this major was different from the others.He was at Augusta National in 2006, not to play but as the caddie for older brother Edoardo, the U.S. Amateur ...

Another clutch 6-iron for McDowell leads to big win

Golf 04/02/19, 16:37

Two of the most significant shots Graeme McDowell has hit in his career were a 6-iron, for different reasons and on entirely different stages.The most famous was on the 16th hole at Celtic Manor in 2010 at Ryder Cup, which ...

Nasa Hataoka wins Kia Classic for 3rd LPGA Tour victory

Golf 03/31/19, 20:26

Nasa Hataoka won the Kia Classic on Sunday at Aviara Golf Club for her third victory in her last 16 LPGA Tour starts.The 20-year-old Japanese player closed with a 5-under 67 for a three-stroke victory over playing partner Inbee Park, ...