Golf

7:58 PM ET Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. — Cameron Champ‘s booming drives have made him quite the curiosity during his short time on the PGA Tour. The rest of his improved game has turned him into a contender this week at the Country Club of Jackson. Champ shot a 7-under 65 on Thursday to take
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1:03 PM ET Turner Sports on Thursday set the suggested retail price of $19.99 for the Tiger Woods–Phil Mickelson pay-per-view telecast. Providers for the pay-per-view will include Turner’s B/R Live platform, DirecTV, AT&T U-verse and others. The match, played on the Friday of Thanksgiving weekend at Shadow Creek Golf Course in Las Vegas, will begin
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4:12 AM ET Golf legend Gary Player says Tiger Woods‘ ability to win more major tournaments will be dictated by how long his body can sustain his career, while at the same time suggesting the U.S.’s recent Ryder Cup failure was down to their players’ focus on a long-hitting game. Player believes Woods’ chances of
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6:23 AM ET Associated Press SHANGHAI — Patrick Reed had a Ryder Cup he’d like to forget and spent three weeks at home in Texas preparing to finish the year strong. He was at his best Thursday in the HSBC Champions. Even in blustery conditions, Reed putted for birdie on every hole at Sheshan International
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8:56 AM ET Sergio Garcia fought off the weather and a late challenge from Ireland’s Shane Lowry to win a third successive Andalaucia Valderrama Masters. The home favourite finished his interrupted final round on Monday, shooting an impressive 69 to end four shots clear at 12-under. The tournament in Andalucia was heavily affected by thunderstorms
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8:26 AM ET Associated Press NBC Sports is hiring Paul Azinger as its lead golf analyst with hopes he can deliver his own brand of sharp, candid observations that made Johnny Miller such a strong presence in the broadcast booth for three decades. After 29 years in the booth, NBC analyst Johnny Miller will retire
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5:33 PM ET Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. — Woody Austin shot a 3-under 69 for a one-stroke victory over Bernhard Langer on Sunday in the PGA Tour Champions’ playoff-opening Dominion Energy Charity Classic. The 54-year-old Austin finished with an 11-under total for three rounds at The Country Club of Virginia’s James River Course. He won
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2:26 PM ET Sergio Garcia is still on course to win his third Andalucia Masters title at Valderrama but will have to wait until Monday after the tournament was again affected by thunderstorms. The defending champion was three strokes clear of Lee Westwood at the top of the leaderboard after seven holes of his final
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6:27 AM ET Associated Press SHANGHAI — Danielle Kang shot a 3-under 69 on Sunday to win the LPGA Shanghai by two strokes for her second career title. Kang, who started the final round one stroke off the lead, offset a lone bogey on the par-5 fourth hole with four birdies after the turn to
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2:32 AM ET Associated Press JEJU ISLAND, South Korea — Brooks Koepka is golf’s new No. 1 after he won the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges on Sunday by four strokes. Koepka, who displaced Dustin Johnson for the world’s top ranking, shot a final-round 8-under 64 for a 21-under total of 267. Koepka, who had
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7:08 PM ET Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. — Jay Haas shot a 7-under 65 — missing his age by a stroke — to take a two-shot lead Saturday in the PGA Tour Champions’ playoff-opening Dominion Energy Charity Classic. Trying to become the oldest winner in tour history, the 64-year-old Haas birdied the par-5 16th and
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12:03 PM ET Defending champion Sergio Garcia is four shots clear at the Valderrama Masters heading into Sunday’s final round. Numerous weather delays have seen the tournament in the south of Spain reduced to a 54-hole shootout, as the field of play finally completed their second rounds a day late Saturday. Garica, who is aiming
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6:29 AM ET Associated Press SHANGHAI — Carlota Ciganda of Spain fired a 5-under 67 Saturday to share the lead with Sei Young Kim after the third round of the LPGA Shanghai. Ciganda carded her fifth birdie of the day on the par-4 18th to finish tied with overnight leader Kim at 11-under 205. Kim
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6:43 PM ET Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. — Scott Dunlap and Fran Quinn shot 5-under 67 on Friday to share the first-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ playoff-opening Dominion Energy Charity Classic. Fighting a left wrist injury that will require surgery, Dunlap matched Quinn with a closing birdie on the par-5 18th on the
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5:41 PM ET Patrick Reed will make his first appearance since his controversial remarks following the United States’ Ryder Cup defeat when he plays in next week’s WGC-HSBC Champions in China, an event that counts on both the PGA and European tours. The reigning Masters champion, Reed will be joined by the year’s other major
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7:14 AM ET Associated Press SHANGHAI — Sei Young Kim led the LPGA Shanghai by one stroke at the halfway point after shooting a 5-under-par 67 in the second round on Friday. Kim made six birdies, including four straight from the sixth hole, to move to a 10-under 134 total. Her only setback was a
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