Australia’s Marc Leishman won the Arnold Palmer Invitational after shooting a final round 69 at Bay Hill to finish on 11 under par. The 33 year old from Victoria finished one shot ahead of 54-hole leaders Kevin Kisner and Charley Hoffman, with Rory McIlroy a further stroke back in tied fourth with England’s Tyrrell Hatton. […]
England’s Matthew Fitzpatrick cards a first-round 67 to take a share of the lead at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in Florida.
ORLANDO, Fla. – This is not a week for mourning. Oh, no, not at all. Just as Arnold Palmer’s service last fall was a celebration of his outsized life, his eponymous tournament has become a way for players, the PGA Tour and the local community here to give thanks to the beloved American icon who […]
Somewhere on the laundry list of the things Arnold Palmer is famous for is his active letter writing. In recent years, and particularly in the months since The King’s passing, tour pros have shared letters they received from Palmer, sending along his congratulations and encouragement. With the Arnold Palmer Invitational on deck this week at […]
The Arnold Palmer Invitational doesn’t officially start until Monday, but the festivities have already begun to honor the legendary host who passed away last September at age 87. A 14-foot tall, 1,400-pound bronze statue of the King was unveiled Saturday during a ceremony at the Bay Hill Club and Lodge. The statue is located behind […]
Henrik Stenson announced this week he won’t play the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play. He’s not a fan of the format, and the word around the PGA Tour is he won’t be the last to pass on golf’s version of March Madness. “I was not that keen on the round robin,” the Swede said on Tuesday […]
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – It’s a mix of youth and wisdom atop the leaderboard at the halfway point of the Honda Classic. Here’s how things look heading into the weekend at PGA National: Leaderboard: Ryan Palmer (-9), Wesley Bryan (-9), Rickie Fowler (-8), Anirban Lahiri (-7), Graham DeLaet (-6), C.T. Pan (-6) What it […]
Graeme McDowell and Annika Sorenstam have been named as two of five new hosts for next month’s Arnold Palmer Invitational, the first edition of the event since the death of its namesake. McDowell and Sorenstam, both Orlando-area residents, will be joined by PGA Tour veterans Peter Jacobsen and Curtis Strange, as well as former Secretary […]