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Column: Spieth keeping patience amid worst slump of career

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 19th - 3:34pm

For a brief moment, Jordan Spieth had reason to believe he finally caught a good break with a bad shot.

PGA Tour contemplating cut to top 65 and ties

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 19th - 11:59am

The PGA Tour again is taking a close look at changing the size of its cuts, and this time the idea appears to have some legs.

J.B. Holmes outlasts Justin Thomas on long day at Riviera

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 6:46pm

J.B. Holmes rallied from a four-shot deficit in the final round and won a marathon finish Sunday in the Genesis Open for his first victory in three years and a trip back to the Masters.

Miguel Angel Jimenez wins Chubb Classic

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 3:39pm

Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Chubb Classic on Sunday for his seventh PGA Tour Champions title, beating Bernhard Langer and Olin Browne with a 5-foot par putt on the first hole of a playoff.

New Zealander Ryan Fox wins European Tour's Super 6 event

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 2:45pm

Ryan Fox won the World Super 6 Perth Lake Karrinyup, beating Spain's Adrian Otaegui in the match-play final.

J.B. Holmes rallies to win a marathon finish at Riviera

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 12:29pm

A marathon finish was only part of the challenge facing J.B. Holmes. He also had to contend with a four-shot deficit against Justin Thomas on greens that were increasingly bumpy with so many footprints over nine hours, and wind that made Riviera tougher than ever.

Nelly Korda clinches genuine family Grand Slam in Australia

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 12:18am

Nelly Korda added to her family's impressive sports pedigree Down Under with a win Sunday in the Women's Australian Open.

Gene Littler, US Amateur and US Open champion, dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 5:30pm

Gene Littler, whose fluid swing carried him to 29 victories on the PGA Tour and a U.S. Open title at Oakland Hills, has died.

Tanigawa, Day, Ames share Chubb Classic lead

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 4:27pm

Ken Tanigawa had six back-nine birdies in a 5-under 66 for a share of the Chubb Classic lead Saturday with Glen Day and Stephen Ames.

Thomas leaves Riviera with 1-shot lead and long day ahead

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 10:44am

Tiger Woods had Riviera rocking with cheers that could be heard a half-mile away, three birdies and an eagle in his opening four holes for his hottest start on the PGA Tour in nearly 10 years.

Sweden's Langfors leads by 1 after 3 rounds of World Super 6

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 2:59am

Sweden's Per Langfors was at the top of the leaderboard after three rounds of the World Super 6, with Ireland's Paul Dunne, Norway's Kristoffer Reitan and Australian Brad Kennedy one stroke behind in the European Tour event.

Nelly Korda has 3-shot lead into Australian Open's 4th round

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 11:54pm

Nelly Korda made up for an early bogey on the back nine with three consecutive birdies and four on her final six holes to shoot a 5-under 67 Saturday and take a three-stroke lead after three rounds of the LPGA's Women's Australian Open.

Kuchar apologizes, pledges $50,000 to Mayakoba caddie

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 3:36pm

Matt Kuchar apologized Friday for what he said were insensitive comments about the caddie he used at the Mayakoba Classic in Mexico last fall and said he would pay the $50,000 the caddie requested.

Sandy Lyle, Stephen Ames share PGA Tour Champions lead

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 3:08pm

Playing partners Sandy Lyle and Stephen Ames matched the course record at 8-under 63 to share the first-round lead Friday in the PGA Tour Champions' Chubb Classic.

Thomas, Scott share lead at rain-delayed Riviera

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 11:29am

Justin Thomas was playing well enough to want to keep going, with six birdies in a seven-hole stretch before it was too dark to continue Friday at the Genesis Open.

Pieters among 4 tied for lead midway through World Super 6

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 9:52am

Thomas Pieters battled the wind to shoot a 6-under-par 66 and move into a four-way tie for the lead after the second round of the European Tour's World Super 6 on Friday.

Webb has moment to forget, trails in Women's Australian Open

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 14th - 8:42pm

Karrie Webb had one of those moments during the Women's Australian Open on Friday that might have made her feel like one of the weekend golfers following her behind the spectator ropes at The Grange, or watching on television.

Lucy Li keeps amateur status after warning from USGA

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 14th - 2:41pm

Teen prodigy Lucy Li gets to keep her amateur status after the USGA gave her a warning for appearing in an Apple Watch advertisement.

Head pro makes a 17 in Web.com Tour event

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 14th - 1:56pm

Ben DeArmond had a debut to remember on the Web.com Tour because of one hole he will never forget — a score of 17 on the par-4 second hole Thursday in the Lecom Suncoast Classic.