Although Tony Finau stole hearts by sporting the late Kobe Bryant’s jersey during the Waste
Management Phoenix Open, Webb Simpson stole the title from Finau Sunday at TPC Scottsdale. With a closing flourish of three consecutive birdies – two in regulation, and one on the first hole of a playoff against Finau – Simpson won his sixth PGA Tour title and denied Finau his second.
Graeme McDowell survived a shaky start Sunday to win his first European Tour event – the Saudi International – since 2014.
There was something rather mesmerizing about the secrets wafting across the desert sands during the Saudi International, all to do with the proposed Premier Golf League, writes Lewine Mair.
Although the Premier Golf League has stirred the pot in professional golf, the concept is dead on arrival, writes Jim Nugent.
In just a few short years, Conor Moore has gone from selling telecommunications packages in his native Ireland to doing commercials with Tiger Woods, thanks to his spot-on impressions of golfers and other well-known subjects, writes Ron Green Jr.
Jordan Spieth has insisted there is no quick fix to finding the form that catapulted him to No. 1 in the world a few years ago, and his frustrating missed cut at the Waste Management Phoenix Open was another example of the challenge he’s enduring.
Sergio García’s on-course cheer at the Saudi International confirmed how he is in a very different place than he was a year ago, when he took a few swipes at the Saudi greens.
The LPGA Tour canceled its Blue Bay LPGA tournament slated to be played next month in China’s Hainan Province due to concerns about the coronavirus.
Davis Thompson won the Jones Cup Invitational in Sea Island, Ga., on Sunday, setting a new tournament scoring record in the process.
Even though Nick Gilliam was far from contention at the Jones Cup Invitational, the former NCAA champion relished his cameo in the elite amateur field, writes Sean Fairholm.
Once a year, a pro tournament with a party atmosphere is a brilliant step outside the box, this week’s installment of The Divot suggests.