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President’s Cup Pairings for Thursday’s Opening Four-Ball Matches Announced
October 2nd, 2013 at 8:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** After meeting earlier this afternoon, Team USA Captain Fred Couples and International Team Captain Nick Price announced the pairings for Thursday's opening Four-Ball matches at the 2013 President's Cup at Muirfield Village. Surprisingly, old match mates like Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker were not paired together. Instead, Tiger is paired with Matt...

Can Anyone Overtake Henrik Stenson at the Tour Championship for FedEx Cup Glory?
September 22nd, 2013 at 1:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** As has been stated many times this week, there's a lot on the line as they tee it up at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta for the final round of the Tour Championship. What seemed like a foregone conclusion, a Henrik Stenson victory as he made the turn in...

The Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup: $11.44 Million Prize at Stake
September 19th, 2013 at 7:36 AM
And so it all comes down to this. Here in Atlanta, Georgia, at the course that the great Bobby Jones grew up playing on, East Lake Golf Club. The Tour Championship, the fourth and final leg of the FedEx Cup playoff race. Five great players lead a field of 30,...

Tiger Woods, Stiff Neck and All, Still the Prohibitive Favorite in Jersey City
August 22nd, 2013 at 8:57 AM
Today begins the PGA Tour's second season at The Barclay's at the Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City.  With its magnificent views of the Manhattan skyline as a back drop, the race for the FedEx Cup begins in earnest this morning. ***PHOTO1*** Tiger Woods, as he always is in non-majors these...

Patrick Reed and John Huh Still Top the Leaderboard at the Wyndham Championship
August 18th, 2013 at 9:01 AM
Three youngsters and 2  veterans are all either leading or are within a shot of the lead going into the final round of the 2013 Wyndham Championship, Greensboro, North Carolina.   ***PHOTO1*** 2nd round leader Patrick Reed had a pedestrian day, shooting a one over par 71.  But in the dreary, wet,...

Padraig Harrington, Peter Hanson, on the Bubble Heading into Greensboro
August 14th, 2013 at 7:05 AM
The final PGA Tour event of the 2013 Season begins tomorrow in Greensboro, North Carolina.  The Wyndham Championship will be hosted at Sedgewick Country Club.   While this tournament may be a bit anti-climatic after last week's PGA Championship, the final Major of the year, the field includes a host of...

Would a Tiger Woods Win at the Tour Championship Muddy the Player of the Year Debate?
September 20th, 2012 at 10:51 AM
The general consensus of the golf media is that Rory McIlroy's four wins, that include the PGA Championship, have him as a lock for the PGA Tour's Player of the Year award. ***PHOTO1***   Unfortunately, the members of the golf media don't get to vote when the tour awards it's top prize later...

Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods Continue Battle for FedEx Cup, Player of the Year
September 6th, 2012 at 9:12 AM
With the final selections for the U.S. Ryder Cup team now in the books, focus returns to the races for the FedEX Cup and PGA Tour Player of the Year when the tour's top players head to Indiana for leg three of the FedEx Cup playoffs. The goal for all the...

Steve Stricker Looks for Fourth Consecutive John Deere Title
July 11th, 2012 at 12:11 PM
Steve Stricker will try to become only the fifth man in history to win the same PGA tour event four consecutive times, when the PGA tour visits the TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois this week for the John Deere Classic. ***PHOTO1*** Stricker would join Young Tom Morris, who won the British...