The first round of the Match Play Championship is more World Cup than it is NCAA Tournament. Golfers are put in four-man pods and play round robin-style before one of them moves on to the “Sweet 16.” Here are the five best matchups of the first round. 1. Jordan... Read more
CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Woody Austin had six birdies in a seven-hole stretch and shot a 7-under 65 on Friday to take the first-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ Tucson Conquistadores Classic. Playing his final nine holes after opening on No. 10, the 52-year-old Austin birdied Nos.... Read more
Jason Day of Australia tees off on the 18th hole during the second round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard at Bay Hill Club and Lodge .(Photo: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports) 66 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE ORLANDO — Following his pace-setting opening round of 6-under-par 66 Thursday in the Arnold... Read more
How does an amateur shooting a 69 in a pro event alongside Arnold Palmer’s grandson do for an encore? If you’re Maverick MeNealy, you go meet The King himself. McNealy was at the Arnold Palmer Invitational last week and played quite well. He finished T46 on the week, but... Read more
Jason Day of Australia lines up his putt on the sixth hole during the second round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational. Read more
The Arnold Palmer Invitational offered a few golfers to get a footing in our top 10 before the Match Play Championship this week in Austin. Let’s take a look at who rose and who fell in the rankings this week. But first a refresher! 1. Scope is last two... Read more
This is an exercise I like to complete every year. More for myself than for anything else. It’s always fun to take a jaunt down all 18 holes at Augusta National. Let’s rank the first nine holes at Augusta National. 1. No. 2 — Pink Dogwood (par 5): The... Read more
By Kyle Porter | Golf Writer March 22, 2016 10:24 am ET Adam Scott has been lights out on the PGA Tour this season. Two wins in his last three events. Four straight top 15 including three top twos. He’s been incredible. Tiger Woods, on the other hand, hasn’t... Read more
Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas — Defending champion Rory McIlroy will face a player he knows very little about in the Dell Match Play. Jordan Spieth knows one of his opponents all too well. Spieth, the former Texas Longhorn and crowd favorite at Austin Country Club, wound up in the... Read more