Saturday, August 9, 2014
Lee Westwood birdied his last four holes to grab a share of the lead Thursday at the PGA Championship, with top-ranked Rory McIlroy one back after his own four-birdie run.
Sandra Gal made six straight birdies on her back nine to take the first-round lead in the Meijer LPGA Classic on a day when Michelle Wie withdrew because of a wrist injury.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
Tiger Woods was nowhere to be seen Tuesday at the PGA Championship, except for his image on promotional banners, and his status for Thursday's scheduled start at Valhalla remained uncertain.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Joe LaCava walked nearly every blade of grass on the 18th green at Valhalla Golf Club, jotting notes in his yardage book after stepping off the distances from every edge of the green to every possible pin position. It was just like any other Monday at a major.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Australian Geoff Ogilvy fired five birdies and an eagle against a lone bogey Sunday to win the U.S. PGA Reno tournament, his first victory since 2010.
Rory McIlroy is back on top of the golf world, following up his British Open triumph with an elite World Golf Championships win on Sunday.
Former world number one Tiger Woods withdrew from Sunday's final round of the World Golf Championships Bridgestone Invitational with back spasms, casting serious doubt on his status for the upcoming PGA Championship.
Monday, August 4, 2014
Spain's Sergio Garcia and British Open winner Rory McIlroy are once again battling for a title as they did last month at Royal Liverpool.
Former U.S. Open champion Geoff Ogilvy picked up 12 points on Saturday to take a three-point lead after three rounds of the U.S. PGA Tour's Reno tournament.
Sunday, August 3, 2014
Sergio Garcia one-putted the final 11 holes and made birdies on his last seven holes Friday in the Bridgestone Invitational to tie the course record at Firestone with a 9-under 61 and take a three-shot lead into the weekend.