AUSTIN, Texas – Hideto Tanihara made the fourth hole-in-one in WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play history, but it wasn’t enough to push him past Bill Haas in Sunday’s consolation match. Tanihara hit 8-iron from 207 yards that landed on the front of the green and raced into the hole. “The crowd, they went wild, and when […]
PHOENIX – Stacy Lewis battled to the finish Sunday at the Bank of Hope Founders Cup, but it ended in what has become an all too familiar runner-up finish. That’s 13 second-place finishes now for Lewis since her last victory at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship 33 months ago. Lewis closed with a 4-under-par 68, […]
ORLANDO, Fla. – Emiliano Grillo is glad to be back in the Sunshine State, even though Thursday’s conditions at the Arnold Palmer Invitational hardly resembled a Florida morning in mid-March. Grillo began his opening round at Bay Hill at 8:23 a.m., when temperatures dipped below 40 degrees. He struggled with the early conditions, making bogeys […]
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – It’s all about closing now. Rickie Fowler wanted to be in this position come Saturday night at the Honda Classic, to sleep on the lead and force himself to finish off what he started. Fowler, 28, may have three PGA Tour titles to his credit, but he’s 0 for 4 […]
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Thomas Pieters is a homebody at heart. It’s why the emerging European Tour star, who is making big moves toward securing his PGA Tour card this year, isn’t any closer to moving back to the United States, where he won an NCAA individual title for the University of Illinois. Pieters, […]
A convincing victory at Pebble Beach did nothing to boost Jordan Spieth’s standing in the Official World Golf Ranking. Spieth earned his ninth career PGA Tour victory Sunday, a four-shot romp that was barely in doubt over the weekend. But he did not move up in the OWGR despite the victory, still stuck at No. […]
Rory McIlroy will head into the final round of the South African Open three behind leader Graeme Storm, despite continuing to suffer back pain.