PGA Tour

Rory McIlroy two back of Matt Kuchar, who backs up first-round 64 with Friday 69 at Riviera

It's hard to back up a low round anywhere on the PGA Tour, but some places are easier than others. Riviera Country Club is not one of those places, making what Matt Kuchar did on Friday all the more impressive.
News & Tours

European Tour postpones two events due to coronavirus outbreak

The European Tour is the latest golf circuit to postpone events in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
Tiger Watch

Tiger Woods slips down leader board with two-over 73 on Friday at Riviera

For the second straight day, a rough second nine saw Tiger Woods let a solid start fade away at the Genesis Invitational.
PGA Tour

Brooks Koepka makes alarming admission about the state of his knee injury

An opening-round 66 in Abu Dhabi was a positive sign, but he followed with a second-round 75 and eventually finished tied for 34th. Two weeks later he teed it up in the Euro Tour’s Saudi International, tying for 17th and continuing to show signs of progress. Still, there was a bit of mystery on just how good his left knee felt.

Tiger Woods will not play in the WGC-Mexico Championship

Tiger Woods did not commit to the WGC-Mexico Championship by the Friday deadline, meaning the 15-time major champion will not be playing next week at Club de Golf Chapultepec.
Golf Travel 2020

Travel Guide 2020: Gassan Legacy Golf Club

Gassan Lake City Golf Club, located near Lamphun, closed in 2013 for a complete renovation by the US design firm Schmidt-Curley. It reopened in late 2014 as the renamed Gassan Legacy Golf Club.
Golf Travel 2020

Travel Guide 2020: Alpine Golf Resort Chiang Mai

Host of the Asian Tour’s Chiang Mai Classic in 2013 and 2014, Alpine Golf Resort Chiang Mai comprises some 450 rai of land that nestles in a valley...
PGA Tour

Tiger starts Genesis with goosebumps-inducing eagle, finishes with two-under 69

Tiger Woods began the Genesis Invitational with two perfect shots, easily reaching Riviera’s benign par-5 first hole in two. He then drained the eagle putt of 24 feet, 8 inches.

Gros strolls to NEWGIZA Open title

Frenchman Sebastien Gros is determined to resuscitate his career this year and has made a brilliant start by winning the inaugural $75,000 NEWGIZA Open, the first MENA Tour by Arena event staged in Egypt.
Tiger Tips

Tiger Woods’ Best Short-Game Tips

Tiger Woods’ short game is perhaps the greatest of all time—his ability to turn a tough greenside shot into an unforgettable moment is unmatched.
The Grind

Larry Fitzgerald defies the odds again, Rory McIlroy’s ex shows off her golf swing, and Rory cries at the movies

Welcome to another edition of The Grind where we have mixed feelings about Larry Fitzgerald’s latest romp at Pebble Beach.

Rory McIlroy is back to No. 1 in the world, but at peace with more than that

As he struck perfect shot after perfect shot on a board-of-tourism day at Riviera, as he charmed his pro-am partners, and as he mused on digital minimalism and ADHD and global warming in his Genesis Invitational press conference, Rory McIlroy displayed the quiet confidence of man at the top of his profession, in the prime of his life.
News & Tours

A former PGA Tour pro has won 34 golf tournaments in the last year, and his story is pretty interesting

Last week, Chris Couch won his 34th golf tournament in the last 12 months. No, that’s not a typo. That it came in his 118th start in that span is also impressive—it’s a winning percentage that would rival that of Tiger Woods’ best years on the PGA Tour.
PGA Tour

Why you won’t see Phil Mickelson’s brother caddying for him this week at Riviera

Tim Mickelson announced on Wednesday he won't be on his big brother's bag at the Genesis Invitational when play starts on Thursday morning at Riviera Country Club.

Chasing maiden win in just his second pro start, Curtis Knipes leads into final round of NEWGIZA Open

Curtis Knipes might have missed the cut at the 148th Open Championship by eight shots but there were clearly no psychological scars from his dream week at Royal Portrush last July. Quite the reserve it seems.

Tiger Woods confirms he’s been personally approached by PGA Tour rival Premier Golf League

Tiger Woods confirmed that he's had contact with the Premier Golf League, the proposed global circuit to rival the PGA and European Tours.
Oh Captain My Captain

Tiger Woods roasting his Celebrity Cup team’s swings is 100 times more entertaining than the Oscars

There's almost too much material to work with, so Woods starts small, suggesting A-Rod lose the lanyard. Yes, this is the same man currently dating J-Lo. No, we do not understand it, either.

Tommy Gainey to serve 11 months probation, avoids jail, after solicitation arrest

Former PGA Tour winner Tommy Gainey, who was arrested in Polk County, Fla., in December for soliciting a prostitute and facing a first-degree misdemeanour charge, will avoid jail after agreeing to serve 11 months probation, according to court records.