Kirk holds off field at Deutsche Bank

Chris Kirk was unflappable Monday at TPC Boston, going bogey-free for the biggest win in his brief PGA TOUR career. Kirk shot 66 and won by two to secure his third career PGA TOUR win. Kirk joins Hunter Mahan as two of the final five players who will control their destiny in the FedExCup Playoffs and […]

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Mahan rises to the Top

  There’s no longer any worry about Hunter Mahan’s streak of FedExCup Playoffs starts coming to an end. Mahan had five back-nine birdies Sunday in a closing 65 that lifted him to a two-shot victory at The Barclays. His triumph in the FedExCup Playoffs opener lifts the now-six-time PGA TOUR winner to No. 1 in […]

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Rory McIlroy back at No. 1 after win

  AKRON, Ohio — From links of Britain to the parkland of America, Rory McIlroy is on top of the world again. In his first start since a wire-to-wire win at the British Open, McIlroy wiped out a three-shot deficit in only three holes and closed with a 4-under 66 on Sunday to win the Bridgestone Invitational […]

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Tiger’s Ryder Cup chances up in air

  SOUTHPORT, England — Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson says that Tiger Woods will be on the U.S. team if he’s healthy and playing well. But what if he’s healthy and not playing at all? Woods is at No. 209 in the FedEx Cup and needs to get to No. 125 to qualify for the playoffs. This next […]

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Angel Cabrera Rallies For Win at Greenbrier Classic

WHITE SULPHER SPRINGS, W. Va. — A pair of aces created excitement early, then Angel Cabrera completed the fifth come-from-behind victory in the five-year history of The Greenbrier Classic when he closed with a 64 on Sunday. Cabrera trailed Billy Hurley III by on entering the final round at the Old White TPC. The Argentine […]

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McDowell Secures thrilling win at French Open

Graeme McDowell produced a brilliant final round to overturn an eight shot deficit and successfully defend a tournament for the first time in his career.McDowell shrugged off some miserable weather conditions to retain his Alstom Open de France title, carding a closing 67 at Le Golf National, the joint-lowest round on a wet and windy […]

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Tom Watson to play on at Open

Tom Watson, shown after losing in a playoff to Stewart Cink at the 2009 Open Championship at Turnberry, will get another crack at St. Andrews. Five-time champion Tom Watson will get his Open Championship exemption extended by one year so he can conclude his career at St. Andrews with a 40th-anniversary appearance in the tournament. Watson, […]

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2014 Quicken Loans National results: Justin Rose wins playoff at Congressional

Justin Rose sank a 15-foot bogey putt at the final regulation hole before parring it a few minutes later to edge unheralded American Shawn Stefani in Bethesda. Rose and Stefani each shot 70 to finish regulation at four-under-par 280 on a course that played much tougher than when it hosted the U.S. Open three years […]

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President Obama hosts Presidents Cup golfers

  WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and his most famous golf partner, Tiger Woods, got together again Tuesday, but at the White House instead of on the course. Obama honored a team of American golfers who last year defeated an international team to win their fifth straight Presidents Cup, a victory that was clinched by […]

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