Australian golfers have been caught up in Friday’s missile launch by North Korea as they were forced to suspend play during a tournament in Japan. Matthew Griffin was set to contest day two of the ANA Open in Japan’s north before being told by organisers not to show up. “Well this is a first,” Griffin
BOISE, Idaho — Peter Uihlein shot a 9-under 62 to take the lead at the Albertsons Boise Open on Thursday, two weeks after wrapping up a PGA Tour card with a victory in the Web.com Tour Finals opener. Uihlein birdied five of his last seven holes at Hillcrest Country Club. He had a one-stroke lead
Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger and England’s Richard Finch set the clubhouse lead at the KLM Open as the weather forced an early finish on the first day. Only 72 players managed to complete their round in gusting winds and heavy rain at Spijk before the course became flooded and play was suspended. In that context the
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — It is the tournament within a tournament. This week’s BMW Championship is plenty big on its own — for golf history buffs, it is an extension of the Western Open, which dates to 1899 — with an $8.75 million purse and $1,575,000 going to the winner. But there is a prize
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Jason Day became the latest high-profile golfer to make a caddie change, saying that Colin Swatton will no longer be carrying his bag but will remain as his swing coach. Day, who has 10 PGA Tour victories, has suffered through a trying season and hasn’t won since the 2016 Players Championship.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Jordan Spieth said he completed his bucket list of ceremonial first pitches when he threw from the mound before the Chicago Cubs game against the New York Mets at Wrigley Field on Tuesday night. “It’s really cool, it’s awesome,” said Spieth, who golfs right-handed but threw the first pitch with his
The FedEx Cup playoffs are one step away from East Lake and the Tour Championship as the best on the PGA Tour head to Lake Forest, Illinois, for the BMW Championship. Our panel of FantasyGolfInsider experts have laid out the players whom they believe have could provide big fantasy-point totals, and one to pass on.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Ernie Els has pulled out of the KLM Open golf tournament so he can stay with family and friends in Florida to deal with the fallout from Hurricane Irma. Els said in a statement Monday that his “first concern at the moment and the coming days is to support my family
GARDEN CITY, Kan. — Anne-Catherine Tanguay won the Symetra Tour’s Garden City Charity Classic on Sunday at windy Buffalo Dunes to put herself in good position to earn an LPGA Tour card. The 26-year-old former University of Oklahoma player from Quebec birdied three of the last five holes for a 1-under 71 and a three-stroke
LOS ANGELES — The United States won back the Walker Cup from Britain and Ireland in an unprecedented runaway that atoned for a big loss two years ago. Collin Morikawa, Doug Ghim and Maverick McNealy each went 4-0 — a first for a team in Walker Cup history — to lead the United States to