LOS ANGELES — Patrick Cantlay ran off three straight birdies toward the end of his morning round Friday at Riviera Country Club, starting with a tap-in on the par-3 sixth when he missed a hole-in-one by a fraction of an inch, and shot a 69 for a share of the lead at the Genesis Open.
LOS ANGELES — A continual combination of missed fairways, missed greens and missed putts added up to a missed cut for Tiger Woods at the Genesis Open on Friday. Playing just his third event since a fourth back surgery last year, Woods struggled to find any rhythm and maintain any momentum on a Riviera Country
LOS ANGELES — Tiger Woods will play his other hometown event, the Honda Classic, next week. The PGA Tour announced during the second round of the Genesis Open on Friday that Woods had committed to the event in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, near his Jupiter home. Tiger Woods struggled all day at Riviera, shooting 76
Golfing great Karrie Webb has missed the cut, while Korea’s Jin Young Ko isn’t getting strung out at the prosect of a wire-to-wire Australian Open win. Ko will take a three-shot buffer into the third round at Adelaide’s Kooyonga Golf Club after keeping her overnight lead on Friday with a composed three-under-par. Ko is 10
LOS ANGELES — Tiger Woods‘ return to his hometown event for the first time in 12 years brought some of the same frustrations he encountered when he played the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club during his prime. Woods had a few struggles off the tee — he had a lost ball on his second
Matthew Southgate and Paul Waring shared the lead after day one of the inaugural Oman Open in Muscat. The English duo are both searching for their first European Tour wins but entered the campaign on the back of career-best seasons in 2017 having overcome considerable adversity over the years. Coming off back fusion surgery, Tiger
Former world No.1 Lydia Ko knows she’s getting bagged for swinging changes almost as much as her golf clubs. The New Zealander carded a four-under-par 68 in Thursday’s opening round of the Australian Open in Adelaide, three shots behind South Korea’s pacesetter Jin Young Ko. Another South Korean, Jiyai Shin, is outright second at five
LOS ANGELES — Rory McIlroy played with Tiger Woods around Thanksgiving and was surprised by how far the 14-time major winner had come in such a short time following April 2017 back surgery. Now he’ll get to see him up close again — and when it counts — during the first two rounds of this
LOS ANGELES — As became evident long ago, Tiger Woods is not one to forget. Slights, perceived or otherwise, come to mind. And so do losses, even ones that occurred long ago. As Woods readies for competition this week at the Genesis Open, a defeat 20 years ago at this tournament is one such example.
Six-time PGA Tour winner Bill Haas was injured in a multi-car crash in Pacific Palisades, California, on Tuesday night that left one person dead. Haas’ father, Jay Haas, told the Golf Channel on Wednesday morning that the golfer was released from an area hospital with no broken bones, but he has some pain and swelling
Karrie Webb says it’s time to choose life over golf. But given her time over, she isn’t sure she would have chosen golf to start with. Such is the burst of growth in other women’s sports in Australia, Webb says golf risks getting left behind. “When I was 11, I told my parents that I
LOS ANGELES — Don’t ask Tiger Woods about his schedule. He doesn’t know. Not just for the rest of the season. Woods isn’t sure of his plans for next week, even though he only has until Friday afternoon to decide whether he’ll play the Honda Classic or not. Luckily for him, we’ve taken the liberty
PGA Tour player Billy Hurley III had plenty of fun at Jordan Spieth’s expense, producing a video that poked fun at the three-time major winner as they square off in a Tour election for chairman of the PGA Tour’s player advisory council. Hurley, who served in the military before embarking on his PGA Tour career,
LOS ANGELES — Tiger Woods said there will be nothing negative to take from a decision he will make later this week about whether he will play consecutive tournaments on the PGA Tour. Woods has yet to commit to his adopted hometown tournament, the Honda Classic, waiting to see how he fares this week in
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — A lefty won at Pebble Beach on Sunday, it just wasn’t Lefty. Phil Mickelson is the name that comes to mind among golfers who swing from the other side of the golf ball, but it was little-known Ted Potter who prevailed, outplaying long-hitting Dustin Johnson in the final group and staying
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — For one day at Pebble Beach, Ted Potter Jr. was better than the best in the world. Look back even further, and his three-shot victory in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am is even more remarkable. He played so many mini-tour events that he lost track of how many he won,