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Jim Furyk’s Historic Round Ties Him for the Lead at the BMW Championship
September 14th, 2013 at 7:34 AM
Friday the 13th is supposed to mean bad luck. Not to Jim Furyk. He shook off both the disappointment of not making the President's Cup team and his lethargic first round 72 to enter the record books where only five other men had trudged.  ***PHOTO1*** After an opening first nine 28, Furyk flirted with...

Brandt Snedeker’s Seven Straight Birdies Lead to Opening 63 at the BMW Championship
September 13th, 2013 at 8:42 AM
Defending FedEx Cup Champ Brandt Snedeker sent a message to the rest of the field in the first round of the BMW Championship.  He won't give up that cup easily. He reeled off seven consecutive birdies early in his round and then added one more en route to first round leading...

Jim Furyk and Jason Dufner Lead the PGA Championship Heading into Round Four
August 11th, 2013 at 10:56 AM
After he finished his third round with a 68 that secured him a one shot lead going into the final round of the 2013 PGA Championship, Jim Furyk was asked more than once how he expected to handle the pressure of his position. Furyk hasn't been in position since his...

Keegan Bradley Stars as Ryder Cup Foursomes End All Square
September 28th, 2012 at 2:07 PM
***PHOTO1***  Keegan Bradley may be a Ryder Cup rookie, but he sent the message to U.S. Captain Davis Love that he's going to be a key player after a dynamic performance in his Ryder Cup debut. Team Europe and Team USA split the opening four foursomes or alternate shot matches, each winning...

Early Ryder Cup Atmosphere Contentious as Matches Begin
September 28th, 2012 at 9:13 AM
Things are already a little contentious among the teams as the 39th Ryder Cup kicked off this morning at Medinah Country Club in Chicago. Team Europe are the holders of the cup after their win in 2010 and Team USA will be looking to recapture the trophy on home soil. With the...

Four Players Remain in Contention at Ricoh Women’s British Open
September 16th, 2012 at 8:02 AM
Second round leader Jiyai Shin leads a group of four players left in contention as the third round of the Ricoh Women's British Open draws to a close at Royal Liverpool Golf Club. Shin, fresh off an eight under par 64 on Saturday, is one-under par on her third round thru...

Ricoh Women’s British Open Second Round Suspended Due to High Winds
September 14th, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Second round play at the 2012 Ricoh Women's British Open has been suspended for the day, due to adverse weather conditions.  Play will resume on Saturday at 6:50 am local time at Royal Liverpool Golf Club. Susan Simpson, LGU Tournament Director issued this statement at 11:00 am: The Rules Committee has declared...

Haeji Kang Early Leader at Ricoh Women’s British Open
September 13th, 2012 at 10:20 AM
Haeji Kang of Korea is the leader among early starters in the first round of the Ricoh Women's British Open at Royal Liverpool Golf Club. The 59th ranked Korean shot a two-under 70 for a one-shot, clubhouse lead over a group of six players that includes three-time champion Karrie Webb, the...

Vijay Singh, Phil Mickelson Top Impressive Leaderboard at BMW
September 9th, 2012 at 6:42 AM
Phil Mickelson recorded his best round since the final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, to take a share of the 54-hole lead, with Vijay Singh, at the 2012 BMW Championship, the third league of the PGA Tour Playoffs for the FedEx Cup. ***PHOTO1*** Mickelson matched a career high with 10...

Vijay Singh Leads BMW but Tiger and Rory Still All the Buzz
September 8th, 2012 at 6:02 AM
Vijay Singh fired a six-under par 66 to take the 36-hole lead at the BMW Championship at Crooked Stick on Friday. ***PHOTO1***   But it was two other guys who created all the buzz as the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup Playoffs continued in Carmel, Indiana. For the second day in a row Tiger Woods...

Rory, Tiger Show Round Two on Tap for Friday
September 7th, 2012 at 8:14 AM
It was the display the fans at Crooked Stick and the world of golf had hoped to see.  Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods, the game's two biggest stars, matching shot-for-shot, birdie-for-birdie in an event with real significance.  It happened for the first time at the BMW Championship, the third leg of the...

Louis Oosthuizen Takes Third Round Lead at Deutsche Bank Classic
September 2nd, 2012 at 10:54 PM
It was supposed to be a duel between Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy.  But somebody forgot to tell Louis Oosthuizen.  The South African fired a third round 63, that included a tournament record 29 on the front nine, to take a three shot lead after three rounds of the Deutsche Bank...

Rory McIlroy Leads Deutsche Bank, Tiger Woods Two Back
September 1st, 2012 at 11:00 PM
Rory McIlroy shot his second consecutive round of six-under par 65 to take a one-shot lead after two rounds of the PGA Tour's Deutsche Bank Championship.  The second leg of the FedEx Cup playoffs is being held this week at the TPC Boston in Norton, Massachusetts. ***PHOTO1*** McIlroy has a 36-hole total...

Seung-Yul Noh Leads Deutsche Bank Championship; Tiger Woods Two Back
August 31st, 2012 at 6:19 PM
Seung-Yul Noh shot a career best 9-under par 62, to take the first round lead at the Deutsche Bank Championship, Friday at TPC Boston.  The tournament is the second leg of the FedEx Cup Playoffs. ***PHOTO1*** Noh went out in 5-under par 31, his front nine including four straight birdies on holes...

Tiger Woods Shoots 64 to Share Early Deutsche Bank Lead
August 31st, 2012 at 2:05 PM
Tiger Woods   shot a seven-under par 64 to take a share of the lead midway through the first round of the 2012 Deutsche Bank Championship, the second leg of the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup Playoffs. ***PHOTO1***  Woods played nearly flawless golf for 17 holes, but bogied hole number nine, his 18th hole of...