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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.

Thomas, Scott share lead at rain-delayed Riviera

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 7:40pm

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.

Kuchar apologizes, pledges $50,000 to Mayakoba caddie

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 4:18pm

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  |  Updated Feb 15th - 3:27pm

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.

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  |  Updated Feb 15th - 1:04am

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.

Spieth tied for lead after 12 holes at rainy Riviera

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 14th - 7:38pm

One of the wildest pars Phil Mickelson ever made didn't even count. Neither did one of the worst lies Jordan Spieth ever had.

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.

Five-time winner Webb 2 strokes behind at Australian Open

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 14th - 8:06am

Karrie Webb's bid for a sixth Women's Australian Open title began with a 5-under 67 at The Grange, leaving her two strokes behind first-round leaders Jodi Ewart Shadoff and Wei-Ling Hsu.

Two tied for lead at World Super 6 European Tour event

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 14th - 3:11am

Miguel Tabuena birdied nine of his first 10 holes Thursday on his way to a 7-under-par 65 and a share of the first-round lead at the World Super 6 European Tour event at Lake Karrinyup.

Woods gets elevated status at Riviera, now wants victory

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 13th - 4:54pm

Tiger Woods and his TGR Foundation took over the Genesis Open at Riviera two years ago, and now the PGA Tour is elevating it to the same status as tournaments hosted by Jack Nicklaus and the late Arnold Palmer.

Garcia apologizes, wants to be 'best behaved' in golf

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 13th - 3:24pm

Sergio Garcia apologized in a statement and in person to the players in his group when he damaged five greens at the Saudi International. He apologized in a social media post and in an interview at his locker Wednesday at Riviera.

Golf Channel adding live college event, looking for more

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 12th - 5:50pm

Golf Channel is interested in live programming from Monday to Wednesday, and the answer might be found in college tournaments. It is adding another prestigious event this year, and more could be on the way.

Column: Woods, Mickelson still going strong

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 12th - 1:03pm

The 144-man field at Riviera has 88 players who have combined to win 496 times on the PGA Tour.

Mickelson finishes off a 5th win at Pebble Beach

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 11th - 11:55am

Phil Mickelson is closing in on three decades on the PGA Tour and a half-century on Earth, and he still feels his best golf is good enough.

Mickelson beats everyone but the dark at Pebble

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 10th - 8:04pm

Phil Mickelson had everything go his way Sunday in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

Phil Mickelson on brink of 5th Pebble Beach victory

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 10th - 7:53pm

Phil Mickelson put himself on the brink of a fifth victory in the AT&T Pebble Beach pro-am by turning a three-shot deficit into a three-shot lead when a wild day of weather kept him from finishing Sunday.

Bernhard Langer wins home PGA Tour Champions event

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 10th - 4:58pm

Bernhard Langer made himself right at home in the Oasis Championship.