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British canceled, Masters to November in major rescheduling

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 6th - 9:38am

or even if — golf could resume because of the COVID-19 pandemic that has shut down sports worldwide.

British Open won't be played this year for 1st time since 1945; golf's oldest championship canceled until 2021

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 6th - 8:40am

British Open won't be played this year for 1st time since 1945; golf's oldest championship canceled until 2021.

Update on the latest sports

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 2nd - 9:08am

British Open organizers say postponement is an option for this year's tournament at Royal St. George’s.

South Korea's top 2 LPGA Tour players on longest break ever

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 31st - 1:16pm

and the work — continues, along with perks the 24-year-old Ko never imagined.

House of Davis Love III destroyed by early morning fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 27th - 10:22am

The house of Hall of Fame golfer Davis Love III was destroyed by fire early Friday morning in a blaze that could not be controlled, even with 16 firefighters arriving within minutes, the fire chief said.

Nona Blues: G-Mac concerned with restaurants and his golf

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 2:36pm

golf.

Mini tours playing through during virus outbreak

John Marshall, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 20th - 11:41pm

Anna Nordqvist drained a birdie putt on the second playoff hole, pumped her fist and gave a slight wave to half-dozen people clapping near the green. The tournament title in hand, the two-time major champion turned to playing partner Lisa Pettersson and hesitated.

Update on the latest sports

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 19th - 9:06am

San Francisco Giants right-hander Tyler Beede will undergo Tommy John elbow surgery. Giants president of baseball operations Farhan Zaidi made the announcement and Beede's surgery will be performed by Dr. Keith Meister in the Dallas area. Beede joined others who are having procedures, some because there is ample time given baseball's season being pushed back because of the novel coronavirus. The Red Sox announced Thursday that left-hander Chris Sale would have Tommy John surgery. The operation would keep him out the entire 2020 baseball season if and when it resumes after the coronavirus pandemic. The team made the announcement two weeks after saying that the 30-year-old left-hander had a flexor strain near the elbow. At the time, the team hoped Sale would avoid the operation that usually requires a full year to recover from.

South African player tests positive for the coronavirus

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 19th - 9:02am

the Golfsixes, a two-day event on May 9-10 in Portugal, was canceled; the Made in Denmark event on May 21-24 was postponed. That brings to eight tournaments on the European Tour either canceled or postponed.

Uncertainty with majors as much about who plays as when

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 17th - 2:56pm

men's and women's — apart from the other majors.

Report: Augusta National to close club by end of the week

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 16th - 3:39pm

when the Masters resumed after World War II — that golf's most viewed tournament is not the first full week in April. Augusta National closes about a month after the Masters for the summer and reopens in October.

Brooks Koepka says he won't be joining Premier Golf League

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 15th - 2:33pm

10 of them in the U.S. — that feature 54 holes, no cut and a shotgun start to fit a five-hour broadcast window. Total prize money would be $240 million, and the top player could earn as much as $50 million.

Update on the latest sports

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 13th - 9:53am

The sports landscape continues to shrink following decisions from the golf and auto racing world.

The PGA Tour has decided to scrap the rest of The Players Championship and shut down its other tournaments three weeks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 12th - 7:59pm

The PGA Tour has decided to scrap the rest of The Players Championship and shut down its other tournaments three weeks.

No fans, now no players: PGA Tour shuts down for a month

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 12th - 2:32pm

The Players Championship went from having no fans to having no players.

PGA Tour to carry on without spectators for the next month

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 12th - 9:06am

The PGA Tour plans to keep playing, just without anyone watching from outside the ropes because of the coronavirus outbreak.

Patrick Reed prepares for raucous reception at famed 17th

Mark Long, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 11th - 3:16pm

Patrick Reed has a plan for the famed par-3 17th at TPC Sawgrass.

Players Championship doesn't always favor the best in golf

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 11th - 3:02pm

Rory McIlroy didn't break par until his fourth appearance at The Players Championship.

McIlroy trying to end spell of no repeat winners at Players

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 10th - 3:58pm

No one has ever won back-to-back at The Players Championship since it moved to the TPC Sawgrass in 1982. Rory McIlroy might have as good a chance as anyone before him.