Teenager Cohen Trolio advanced to the U.S. Amateur semifinals by beating Austin Squires 3 and 1 on Friday. The 17-year-old rising high school junior from West Point, Mississippi, won the final three holes of the match - Nos. 15-17 at Pinehurst No. 2 - to end Squires' unlikely run.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 17, 2019, 12:28 am
Japan's Hideki Matsuyama shattered the course record at Medinah with a nine-under par 63 Friday to seize the early second-round lead at the US PGA BMW Championship while Tiger Woods struggled again. Matsuyama, a 2017 US Open runner-up seeking his sixth US tour title, birdied five of the first eight
Author: AFP
Posted: August 16, 2019, 11:59 pm
Hideki Matsuyama has never missed the Tour Championship since his first full year on the PGA Tour. Outside the top 30 in the FedEx Cup for the first time at the BMW Championship, Matsuyama made five birdie putts from 15 feet or longer and broke the course record at Medinah with a 9-under 63 for a one-shot
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 16, 2019, 11:24 pm
Hideki Matsuyama thrashed a course-record 63 to jump into a one-shot lead at the halfway point of the BMW Championship at Medinah. (Getty Images)
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: August 16, 2019, 11:12 pm
Miguel Angel Jimenez birdied three of the final six holes Friday for a 7-under 65 and a share of the first-round lead with Monday qualifier Doug Barron in the PGA Tour Champions' Dick's Sporting Goods Open. Jimenez had eight birdies and a bogey at En Joie Golf Club. The 50-year-old Barron had
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 16, 2019, 10:57 pm
Here are five things we learned Friday about the remaining players at the 119th U.S. Amateur at Pinehurst.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 16, 2019, 9:17 pm
The former NFL quarterback - who's played in 3 PGA TOUR events - explained to Yahoo Sports' Amanda Borges why he believes he could (and in fact has) beaten Woods on the links.
Author: Yahoo Sports Videos
Posted: August 16, 2019, 8:54 pm
Rory McIlroy admittedly hasn't had his best stuff this week, but he showed a glimpse late Friday that could lead to a stellar weekend.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 16, 2019, 8:54 pm
Kevin Dougherty took the lead at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship after firing a second-round 66.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 16, 2019, 8:45 pm
Hideki Matsuyama has never missed the Tour Championship since his first full year on the PGA Tour. He played Friday like he doesn't want the streak to end.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 16, 2019, 8:30 pm
Tiger Woods was unable to keep a mid-round charge going Friday and will have to rally over the weekend at the BMW Championship in order to qualify for next week's Tour Championship. Woods traded a pair of birdies and bogeys over his first nine holes at Medinah Country Club outside of Chicago to
Author: Reuters
Posted: August 16, 2019, 8:05 pm
South African native Rory Sabbatini switched nationalities to Slovakia, meaning that he's not eligible for Ernie Els' Presidents Cup squad in December, and Els doesn't appear too happy about that.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 16, 2019, 8:00 pm
Tony Finau sits one shot off the lead at the BMW Championship. When watching him, it doesn't take long to come to the conclusion that he has what it takes to win, so why hasn't he won more?
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 16, 2019, 7:21 pm
After rounds of 66-67 at the BMW, Patrick Cantlay has put himself in position to walk away with quite the end-of-season haul.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 16, 2019, 5:58 pm
VYSOKY UJEZD, Czech Republic (AP) -- Edoardo Molinari shot his second straight 6-under 66 and earned a two-shot lead after two rounds of the Czech Masters on Friday.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 16, 2019, 5:42 pm
Hideki Matsuyama hasn't won in more than two years, partially because of struggles with the putter. But he had it rolling Friday at Medinah, carding a course-record 63 to take the lead.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 16, 2019, 4:38 pm
Tiger Woods shot another 71 Friday at the BMW, squandering almost all of his progress and getting worse as he got closer to the hole.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 16, 2019, 4:27 pm
Serena Williams, Tiger Woods and Roger Federer are closing in on the end of their careers. Enjoy whatever great moments they have left, because there aren't many.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: August 16, 2019, 4:18 pm
PGA Tour leaderboard Justin Thomas and Jason Kokrak both equalled the course record with seven-under 65s to top the leaderboard after the first round of the BMW Championship. Tiger Woods had a poor day, though, and finished six off the pace at Medinah Country Club in Illinois. Thomas said he had had
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: August 16, 2019, 7:26 am
On the range, Justin Thomas had no idea where the ball was going. Some five hours later, he had a share of the course record at Medinah. Ultimately, all that mattered Thursday in the BMW Championship was taking a good step toward an important goal.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 16, 2019, 2:30 am
Americans Justin Thomas and Jason Kokrak each matched Medinah's course record of seven-under par 65 Thursday to share the lead after the opening round of the US PGA BMW Championship. Both co-leaders complained of poor warmups for the opening round, then went out and ripped the rain-softened layout
Author: AFP
Posted: August 16, 2019, 12:44 am
Austin Squires won two matches Thursday to advance to the U.S. Amateur quarterfinals for the second straight year. The former Cincinnati player beat Stefano Mazzoli in 19 holes in the round of 32, then topped John Pak 2 and 1 in the round of 16 at Pinehurst No. 2. The two victories came a day after
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 16, 2019, 12:37 am
Justin Thomas and Jason Kokrak both hit 65s to take the first-round lead on a day of low scoring in the BMW Championship at Medinah. (Getty Images)
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: August 15, 2019, 11:49 pm
Viktor Hovland opened the Korn Ferry Tour Finals opener with a 7-under 64 to grab a share of the lead.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 8:52 pm
On the range, Justin Thomas had no idea where the ball was going. Some five hours later, he had a share of the course record at Medinah.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 8:06 pm
Jason Kokrak opened the BMW with a 7-under 65, and if he were to make the Tour Championship, he'd lock up a spot in the Masters.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 7:39 pm
John Augenstein's match-play resume and U.S. Amateur run should force the USGA's hand when it comes to its Walker Cup picks.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 7:38 pm
It was a small win for Tiger Woods, coming off a withdrawal last week at The Northern Trust, after an opening 71. But he still has a tall task if he hopes to return to the Tour Championship next week.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 7:13 pm
Some thoughts from strolling a steamy Thursday afternoon alongside Tiger Woods at the BMW Championship.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 6:39 pm
Joe LaCava was inducted into the Caddie Hall of Fame on Wednesday night, and shared his simple answer to Tiger when he asked him if he'd be interested in being his caddie.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 6:13 pm
Gavin Green of Malaysia shot an 8-under 64 for a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Czech Masters on Thursday. Hoping to become the first Malaysian to win a European Tour trophy, Green birdied eight of the first 12 holes to top the leaderboard. Erik van Rooyen and Lee Slattery shot 7 under
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 15, 2019, 5:57 pm
Here’s a closer look at those players believed to still be in the mix for a Walker Cup spot, listed in order of credentials.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 5:54 pm
It's been about a week since Brooks Kopeka has felt comfortable over the ball, but a small adjustment Thursday at the BMW Championship turned things around for the FedExCup leader.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 5:28 pm
After one of the worst warmups "of his life," Justin Thomas fired an opening 65 Thursday to tie the course record at Medinah.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 5:09 pm
Jim Furyk shot 66 Thursday at the BMW Championship and is eyeing a trip to the Tour Championship for the first time since 2015.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 4:06 pm
Highlights from Tiger Woods' opening round of the BMW Championship on Thursday at Medinah.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 2:04 pm
The U.S. Amateur field has been trimmed to just 16 players during a doubleheader day at Pinehurst.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 1:31 pm
Xander Schauffele will join "Feherty," Monday (Aug. 19) at 9 p.m. ET on GOLF Channel.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 15, 2019, 10:50 am
Ian Poulter walked into the Medinah clubhouse to register for the BMW Championship and immediately felt at home. On the walls leading to the locker room were photos of great moments in Medinah history, a course in the Chicago suburbs that has hosted the U.S. Open three times, the PGA Championship twice
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 15, 2019, 7:17 am
Ian Poulter walked into the Medinah clubhouse to register for the BMW Championship and immediately felt at home. On the walls leading to the locker room were photos of great moments in Medinah history, a course in the Chicago suburbs that has hosted the U.S. Open three times, the PGA Championship twice
Author: Associated Press
Posted: August 15, 2019, 6:51 am
Austin Squires beat qualifying medalist Brandon Wu 2 up on Wednesday on the first day of match play at the U.S. Amateur. Squires, a former Cincinnati player who lost to eventual champion Viktor Hovland in the quarterfinals last year at Pebble Beach, was the last player to advance from two rounds of
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 15, 2019, 12:39 am
Bo Jackson does indeed know, Brooks Koepka was able to confirm Wednesday at Medinah. Koepka came to this conclusion after playing 18 holes with the sports icon in the tournament pro-am.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 14, 2019, 11:15 pm
Tiger Woods said Wednesday he feels "way better" after withdrawing last week with an oblique strain, but major concerns remain around the 15-time major winner entering the BMW Championship. The most important worry for Woods starting Thursday at Medinah in suburban Chicago, seeking his first
Author: AFP
Posted: August 14, 2019, 9:15 pm
The course is familiar to Tiger Woods. Medinah is where Woods buried that 8-foot par putt on the 17th hole in 1999 to win the PGA Championship for the first time by holding off teenage Sergio Garcia. ''I've had some good memories,'' Woods said.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 14, 2019, 8:42 pm
After prevailing in a 27-for-3 playoff at the U.S. Amateur, Austin Squires’ path didn’t get any easier. His first opponent was stroke-play medalist.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 14, 2019, 8:18 pm
Seventeen-year-old Ashley Bhatia advanced to the Round of 32 at the U.S. Amateur on Wednesday, but many are still asking the question if he’s ready to turn pro next month and forego a college education.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 14, 2019, 8:16 pm
The course is familiar to Tiger Woods. Medinah is where Woods buried that 8-foot par putt on the 17th hole in 1999 to win the PGA Championship for the first time by holding off teenage Sergio Garcia. "I've had some good memories," Woods said.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: August 14, 2019, 8:11 pm
As the debate over how to fix slow play rages on, some of the biggest names in the sport are taking to Twitter. And Luke Donald found out the hard way, don't mess with Phil Mickelson on social media.
Author: Golf Channel
Posted: August 14, 2019, 5:51 pm