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Thompson emotional, ready to return after major LPGA penalty

April 26, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

Lexi Thompson listens to a reporter’s question about her recent tournament loss during a news conference Wednesday, April 26, 2017, in Irving, Texas. Thompson suffered a four-stroke penalty that cost her a major earlier this month after a spectator called in to point out the infraction. (AP Photo/LM Otero) IRVING, Texas (AP) — Lexi Thompson [&hellip...

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PGA stars: New format in New Orleans boosts fun quotient

April 26, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

This Feb. 17, 2017 file photo shows Bubba Watson, left, chipping onto the 17th green as Jordan Spieth watches during the second round of the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles. Watson says the new...

Oak Hill selected to host 2019 Senior PGA Championship

April 26, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Oak Hill Country Club has been selected to host the 80th Senior PGA Championship in 2019. This marks the second time in 11 years the tournament will be played on the club’s Donald Ross-designed East Course, located just outside...

Penalties in golf start with the player, not the TV viewer

April 25, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

In this April 2, 2017, file photo, Lexi Thompson composes herself on the 18th green during the final round of the LPGA Tour’s ANA Inspiration golf tournament at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, Calif. Thompson was assessed a 4-shot penalty...

Stricker denied special exemption to US Open in Wisconsin

April 25, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

In this Sept. 2, 2016, file photo, Steve Stricker tees off on the 17th hole during the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass. Stricker always thought it was a long shot, and he recently was reminded that the USGA is...

Senior Lloyd Jefferson Go: from Philippines to Seton Hall

April 25, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

This Sept. 6, 2016, photo provided by Seton Hall University shows Lloyd Jefferson Go at the Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club in Bedminster, N.J. Go came all the way from the Philippines four years ago to play golf at Seton Hall in South Orange, N.J. He will...

Chappell leads by one stroke after 3 rounds of Texas Open

April 22, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

Branden Grace follows his approach shot to the ninth green during the third round of the Valero Texas Open golf tournament at TPC San Antonio Oaks Course on Saturday, April 22, 2017. (Tom Reel/The San Antonio Express-News via AP) SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kevin...

Funk, Sluman take Legends lead at 10-under par

April 22, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

RIDGEDALE, Mo. (AP) — Fred Funk and Jeff Sluman teamed to shoot a course-record 10-under par on Saturday to take the opening-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf at Big Cedar Lodge. Funk and Sluman, who won the...

South Korea’s Hwang grabs 1-stroke lead at Panasonic Open

April 22, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

NODA, Japan (AP) — Hwang Jung-gon of South Korea fired a 6-under 65 Saturday to grab a one-stroke lead after the third round of the Panasonic Open. Hwang offset two bogeys with eight birdies at the Chiba Country Club to move to 10-under 203, one stroke...

Wiesberger fires 65 at rain-hit Shenzhen International

April 21, 2017 • AP GolfComments (0)

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Bernd Wiesberger of Austria fired a bogey-free 7-under 65 to lead by four shots when the second round of the Shenzhen International was suspended due to storms on Friday. Wiesberger completed his first round in the morning after...