8 hrs ago
New rules to ban 'anchored' putters from 2016
Golf's governing bodies have ruled that the use of controversial anchored putters will be banned from 2016, following several months of consultation that drew strong U.S. opposition to the planned change.
16 hrs ago
Sergio Garcia tells Tiger Woods: You don't scare me
So Tiger Woods doesn't want to make friends. That's just fine with Sergio Garcia, who underscored the enmity between them at Wentworth after Woods said in America that he was not interested in any reconciliation.
Mon May 20, 2013
HP Byron Nelson Championship 2013: Day 4 Leaderboard Analysis and Highlights
Sang-Moon Bae shot a one-under-par 69 to win the 2013 HP Byron Nelson Championship by two strokes on Sunday, beating out major champion Keegan Bradley at the TPC Four Seasons Resort in Irving, Texas.
Sun May 19, 2013
Colonial's head pro takes responsibility to heart
Dow Finsterwald Jr. arrived in Fort Worth 26 years ago as green as historic Colonial's lush fairways, but what he lacked in résumé credentials he more than made up for with a princely golfing pedigree and gumption.
The Kansas City Star
Tom Watson set for busy run with Senior PGA Championship next
Watson will be playing a lot of golf as well as keeping an eye on things as captain of the U.S. team for the 2014 Ryder Cup competition.
Sat May 18, 2013
Ken Venturi, golf pro turned analyst, dies
Ken Venturi walks on the 18th green of the renovated Olympic Club golf course, one the S.F. native knew well.
Fri May 17, 2013
WNFL-AM Green Bay
Decision on anchored putting expected next week
Golf's governing bodies are widely expected to announce whether they will go ahead with a controversial proposed ban on players anchoring putters to their body when they hold simultaneous news conferences next week.
Thu May 16, 2013
Kevin Haskin: Watson resolves to reverse Ryder Cup woes
Tom Watson wanted it that way. As the United States captain for the 2014 matches at the Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire, Scotland, Watson wanted an additional player to qualify on merit.
Wed May 15, 2013
Nick Apperley and his Ludlow PGA professional Russell Price aim for The Lombard Trophy
DREAM final at 2014 Ryder Cup venue Gleneagles is up for grabs for amateur Nick Apperley and his Ludlow PGA professional Russell Price in Europe's biggest pro-am competition - The Lombard Trophy.
Pepper to return to broadcasting
Dottie Pepper is returning to golf broadcasting, signing a deal with ESPN that she calls a perfect fit of TV work and promoting junior golf.
Sergio Garcia lost The Players Championship in epic fashion, but...
Sergio Garcia, of Spain, left, shakes hands with Tiger Woods at the conclusion of the third round of The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass.
Tue May 14, 2013
Will Darren Clarke bounce back in time for the Open?
His triumph at Muirfield came completely out of the blue, but for the Northern Irish veteran Darren Clarke, it was just reward for what had been a good career.
Mon May 13, 2013
Tony Jacklin gave Europe necessary 'self-esteem'
AS THE countdown clock to the Ryder Cup returning to Scotland for the first time in 40 years reaches 500 days, there's surely no-one better placed to set the scene for next year's match at Gleneagles than Tony Jacklin.
The Sand Trap
Sergio Garcia: Potential Hall of Famer?
This past weekend at the Players got me thinking about Sergio Garcia's career as a whole.
Sat May 11, 2013
John Huggan: Time for a change
OK, TIME out. Given all the nonsense in golf right now - Vijay Singh's use of antler spray and subsequent propensity for litigation, slower and slower play, the rumbling aftermath of Tiger's Masters drop and the banning or not of so-called "belly" and "anchored" putters - the time has come to ask the obvious question.
Fri May 10, 2013
Scottish PGA breaks mould with Brian Mair
A BRIGHT future is being predicted for the Tartan Tour after the PGA in Scotland decided on something "totally different" when it appointed Brian Mair as its new secretary.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Sand Trap
If Golf is a Global Game, Why All the Flags for Players?
I saw an opening scene to the Players where they inscribe the player's name, flag of his Country, and Name of his Country.
PGA: Johnson 2nd at Players Championship
Unheralded Roberto Castro fired a 63 to tie the course record for a three-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and Zach Johnson with Tiger Woods lurking after Thursday's first round of the Players Championship.
Wed May 08, 2013
SPORTS: Newtown still in process of healing; golf outing helps
SOMETIME around 1:30a p.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, I stepped outside of PJ Clark's, a saloon on Third Avenue in Manhattan.
Mon May 06, 2013
Golf: Ronan Rafferty backs teams to thrive
RONAN Rafferty, the former Ryder Cup player who is Tony Jacklin's co-host at this week's World Corporate Golf Challenge at The Carrick, is expecting a highly competitive event.