PGA Tour http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/24583/all en UPDATE 1-Golf-Johnson wins windswept PGA season-opener at Kapalua http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-1-golf-johnson-wins-windswept-pga-season-opener-at-kapal <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Matches Tiger Woods for consecutive wins out of college</p> <p>* Johnson holds off charge by defending champion Stricker (Adds quotes, detail)</p> <p>Jan 8 (Reuters) - It required a lot patience and overtime but American Dustin Johnson opened the PGA Tour season with a comfortable victory at the windswept Tournament of Champions in Hawaii on Tuesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-1-golf-johnson-wins-windswept-pga-season-opener-at-kapal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dustin Johnson Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 01:00:33 +0000 5731928 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Golf-Ambitious Piercy in contention at Waialae http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130111/update-1-golf-ambitious-piercy-contention-at-waialae <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Piercy targets a multiple-win season</p> <p>* Ends opening round two shots off pace (Updates at end of round)</p> <p>Jan 10 (Reuters) - Scott Piercy took an encouraging step forward in his aim of becoming a multiple PGA Tour winner this year by charging into contention in the opening round of the Sony Open in Hawaii on Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130111/update-1-golf-ambitious-piercy-contention-at-waialae" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Fri, 11 Jan 2013 05:15:32 +0000 5732985 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Winners of the Sony Open http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/golf-winners-the-sony-open <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 13 (Reuters) - Winners of the Sony Open at Waialae Country Club in Honolulu, Hawaii since 1980, following the three-shot victory by American rookie Russell Henley on Sunday (U.S. unless stated):</p> <p>2013 Russell Henley</p> <p>2012 Johnson Wagner</p> <p>2011 Mark Wilson</p> <p>2010 Ryan Palmer</p> <p>2009 Zach Johnson</p> <p>2008 KJ Choi (South Korea)</p> <p>2007 Paul Goydos</p> <p>2006 David Toms</p> <p>2005 Vijay Singh (Fiji)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/golf-winners-the-sony-open" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 04:15:32 +0000 5733988 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Stallings charges five ahead at Challenge http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/golf-stallings-charges-five-ahead-at-challenge <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>LA QUINTA, California, Jan 19 (Reuters) - American Scott Stallings, helped by a pair of eagles, surged five strokes clear of the field with a sizzling display of golf in the third round of the Humana Challenge on Saturday.</p> <p>One shot off the pace overnight, Stallings fired a nine-under-par 63 on the Nicklaus Private course at PGA West, one of three venues hosting the tournament renowned for its low scoring in the California desert.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/golf-stallings-charges-five-ahead-at-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Human Interest PGA Tour Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Sun, 20 Jan 2013 00:30:20 +0000 5736747 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-U.S. PGA Tour Humana Challenge scores http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/golf-us-pga-tour-humana-challenge-scores <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 21 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the U.S.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/golf-us-pga-tour-humana-challenge-scores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Gay Golf PGA Tour Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 01:30:03 +0000 5737037 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Winners of the Humana Challenge http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/golf-winners-the-humana-challenge <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 20 (Reuters) - Winners of the Humana Challenge since 1980, following the playoff victory by American Brian Gay at the par-72 Palmer Private course at PGA West in La Quinta, California, on Sunday (U.S. unless stated):</p> <p>2013 Brian Gay</p> <p>2012 Mark Wilson</p> <p>2011 Jhonattan Vegas (Venezuela)</p> <p>2010 Bill Haas</p> <p>2009 Pat Perez</p> <p>2008 D.J. Trahan</p> <p>2007 Charley Hoffman</p> <p>2006 Chad Campbell</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/golf-winners-the-humana-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 01:45:33 +0000 5737043 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Playoff loss keeps Howell out of Masters http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/golf-playoff-loss-keeps-howell-out-masters <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>LA QUINTA, California, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Charles Howell III had bitter-sweet feelings after failing to secure a place at this year's U.S. Masters when he lost out to fellow American Brian Gay in a three-way playoff for the Humana Challenge on Sunday.</p> <p>In pursuit of his first PGA Tour title in six years, Howell narrowly missed a five-foot birdie putt at the last for outright victory in regulation play, then bogeyed the second extra hole to effectively hand Gay the win.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/golf-playoff-loss-keeps-howell-out-masters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charles Howell III Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 02:30:28 +0000 5737051 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-PGA Tour money list http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/golf-pga-tour-money-list <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 21 (Reuters) - Leading money winners on the 2013 PGA Tour on Monday (U.S. unless stated): 1. Dustin Johnson $1,140,000 2. Brian Gay $1,041,208 3. Russell Henley $1,020,432 4. Charles Howell III $817,600 5. Steve Stricker $665,000 6. Tim Clark (South Africa) $604,800 7. David Lingmerth (Sweden) $526,008 8. Brandt Snedeker $483,520 9. Matt Kuchar $457,960 10. Scott Stallings $366,800 11.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/golf-pga-tour-money-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours USD Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 16:30:39 +0000 5737321 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-PGA Tour FedExCup points table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/golf-pga-tour-fedexcup-points-table <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 21 (Reuters) - PGA Tour 2013 FedExCup points table on Monday (U.S. unless stated):</p> <p>1. Brian Gay 538 points</p> <p>2. Russell Henley 512</p> <p>3. Dustin Johnson 500</p> <p>4. Charles Howell III 408</p> <p>5. Tim Clark (South Africa) 300</p> <p>5. Steve Stricker 300</p> <p>7. David Lingmerth (Sweden) 283</p> <p>8. Brandt Snedeker 237</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/golf-pga-tour-fedexcup-points-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 16:30:51 +0000 5737324 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Mickelson takes mulligan on tax comments http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/golf-mickelson-takes-mulligan-tax-comments <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 22 (Reuters) - Four-times major champion Phil Mickelson has taken a mulligan, in golfing parlance, and apologised for publicly venting his feelings about soaring tax rates for millionaires in his native California.</p> <p>The 42-year-old told reporters after last week's Humana Challenge he was considering making "drastic changes" because of spiking federal and state tax rates but on Tuesday he said he should have kept his thoughts to himself.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/golf-mickelson-takes-mulligan-tax-comments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf PGA Tour Phil Mickelson Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 23:45:04 +0000 5738071 at http://www.globalpost.com INTERVIEW-Golf-Fisher a PGA Tour convert with rankings goal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/interview-golf-fisher-pga-tour-convert-rankings-goal <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>SAN DIEGO, Jan 25 (Reuters) - With his world ranking having plummeted out of the top 100 from a career-high 17th, Britain's Ross Fisher felt the timing was right for him to try his hand on the PGA Tour.</p> <p>So far, so good. The tall Englishman secured his playing privileges on the U.S. circuit for this season by tying for second in the tour's qualifying school and has made an encouraging start to his 2013 campaign.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/interview-golf-fisher-pga-tour-convert-rankings-goal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Golf Human Interest PGA Tour Ross Fisher Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Jan 2013 12:30:23 +0000 5739305 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Golf-Woods in full command at Torrey Pines http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/update-1-golf-woods-full-command-at-torrey-pines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds quotes, detail)</p> <p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>SAN DIEGO, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Tiger Woods closed in on his 75th PGA Tour victory by stretching his lead to a commanding six shots with 11 holes remaining in the final round of the fog-delayed Farmers Insurance Open on Sunday.</p> <p>The former world number one, a six-times winner of the PGA Tour event at Torrey Pines, birdied three of his first seven holes to move to 17 under overall when play was suspended for the day in fading light.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/update-1-golf-woods-full-command-at-torrey-pines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Human Interest PGA Tour Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 02:45:36 +0000 5740323 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Golf-Woods triumphs by four shots at Torrey Pines http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/update-1-golf-woods-wins-four-shots-at-torrey-pines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Woods seven wins shy of all-time PGA Tour record</p> <p>* Wins his seventh Farmers Insurance Open (Adds further quotes, detail)</p> <p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>SAN DIEGO, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Tiger Woods withstood a late bogey, double-bogey, par, bogey wobble in strengthening winds to end a week of dominant golf by clinching his 75th PGA Tour title by four shots at the Farmers Insurance Open on Monday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/update-1-golf-woods-wins-four-shots-at-torrey-pines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours U.S. Open Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 00:00:26 +0000 5740808 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-PGA Tour money list http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/golf-pga-tour-money-list <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 29 (Reuters) - Leading money winners on the 2013 PGA Tour on Monday (U.S. unless stated): 1. Dustin Johnson $1,154,125 2. Tiger Woods $1,098,000 3. Brian Gay $1,041,208 4. Russell Henley $1,020,432 5. Brandt Snedeker $1,020,320 6. Charles Howell III $964,000 7. Steve Stricker $665,000 8. Josh Teater $626,400 9. Tim Clark (South Africa) $604,800 10. David Lingmerth (Sweden) $526,008 11.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/golf-pga-tour-money-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours USD Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 11:30:16 +0000 5740949 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-PGA Tour FedExCup points table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/golf-pga-tour-fedexcup-points-table <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 29 (Reuters) - Jan 29 (Reuters) - PGA Tour 2013 FedExCup points table on Monday (U.S. unless stated):</p> <p>1. Brian Gay 538 points</p> <p>2. Dustin Johnson 516</p> <p>3. Russell Henley 512</p> <p>4. Tiger Woods 500</p> <p>5. Brandt Snedeker 482</p> <p>6. Charles Howell III 475</p> <p>7. Tim Clark (South Africa) 300</p> <p>7. Steve Stricker 300</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/golf-pga-tour-fedexcup-points-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf PGA Tour Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 12:00:26 +0000 5740961 at http://www.globalpost.com