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World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational
Firestone Country Club, Akron, OH
Previous Winner: Tiger Woods
Montreux Golf & Country Club, Reno, NV
Previous Winner: Gary Woodland
33 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press
Tuesday qualifier Marco Dawson shot a 9-under 63 on Friday to take the lead in the Champions Tour's 3M Championship, leaving Bernhard Langer a stroke back five days after the German star's record-breaking victory in the Senior British Open.
2 hrs ago | Fox Sports Radio 1340 AM
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said the reason Ravens RB Ray Rice was given a 2 game suspension was because he was a 1st time violator of the NFL personal conduct policy.
4 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald
On which course did this take place? 17. John Mahaffey owns the PGA Championship record for the greatest final-round comeback at seven strokes.
8 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald
No. 1, 446 yards, par 4: A relatively benign opening hole that bends to the left, though players should be careful not to hit too close to the left side of the fairway and have trees affecting the second shot.
9 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
Last year: Jason Dufner, who lost a four-shot lead with four holes to play in the 2011 PGA Championship, atoned for that collapse by closing with a 68 for a two-shot victory over Jim Furyk.
Blayne Barber was one of five players to card a 7-under 63 on Thursday and claim a share of the Stonebrae Championship lead before play was suspended by darkness.
Faxon worked briefly for NBC Sports and most recently for Golf Channel. He will serve as the lead studio analyst and a hole announcer for Fox, which has signed a 12-year deal to broadcast the U.S. Open and other USGA events starting next year.
Nick Watney had a bogey-free first round and he holds a 2-point lead using the Modified Stableford scoring system at the Barracuda Championship.
Woods bounced back with birdies all three times that he made mistakes, opening with a 2-under 68 on a soft, gentle day for scoring at Firestone.
Justin Rose gave himself a belated birthday present with a brilliant opening round in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Akron on Thursday.
US golfer Dustin Johnson is taking a leave of absence from golf to seek help for "personal challenges," a swift end to his season that will keep him from playing the U.S PGA Championship, the FedEx Cup playoffs, and the Ryder Cup.
AKRON, Ohio -- Dustin Johnson announced Thursday he will take a leave of absence from golf to seek help for "personal challenges."
While the statement he released through his management company offered no details, Johnson would not be at the PGA Championship next week at Valhalla Golf Club and could miss the Ryder Cup.
Wozniacki plans to play a full tournament schedule this fall while fitting in time to train for the New York City Marathon.
Listen up, comedy lovers, Chris Tucker has a message when he rolls into a town near you: 'You ain't got no job and got nothing to do, so come out!' The actor/comedian, best known for roles in comedies like 'Friday' and 'Rush Hour,' is bringing his new stand-up comedy show, the Payback Tour, running now through Aug. 23 , plus a charity golf ... (more)
But considering the explosion of statistical analysis in professional golf, the regularity of McIlroy's woeful second rounds was first-grade stuff.
You'd never be able to tell it from his neon-colored clothing, formerly long hair and the fact that he turned pro at just 21 years old - but Rickie Fowler is not your average golfer.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 04:22 pm
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