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Horschel's wife opens up about alcoholism battle

16 hours agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Shortly after notching his fourth PGA Tour win at the AT&T Byron Nelson, 2014 FedEx Cup winner Billy Horschel alluded to some personal difficulties he and his family have been facing in the last year. It was particularly important to him to win on Sunday. Show More Summary

Brittany Horschel opens up about battle with alcoholism after husband's win

16 hours agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Brittany Horschel opened up about her battle with alcoholism on Monday. (@britt_horschel) Billy Horschel had an emotional reaction to his Byron Nelson win on Sunday and most of us assumed it was related to the golfer breaking a three-year drought on the PGA Tour. Show More Summary

Horschel wins Byron Nelson after Day boots playoff par putt

Billy Horschel had missed his last four cuts in a row. He chastised fans on the 17th hole at The Players Championship for their behavior before apologizing on social media. Frankly, Horschel looked about as far as he could from the guy who won back-to-back playoff events to take home the 2014 FedEx Cup. Show More Summary

Lexi Thompson wins LPGA's Kingsmill Champ. by 5 for first win of year

Lexi Thompson got her week going by jumping out of an airplane. She ended it by winning her first LPGA title since a rules controversy cost her the first major of the year. Thompson won the LPGA Tour’s Kingsmill Championship on Sunday by five shots, setting the tournament record with a 20-under 264 total in Williamsburg, Va. Show More Summary

Rory McIlroy WDs from BMW PGA Championship with rib injury

Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from next week’s BMW PGA Championship, the European Tour’s flagship event, with a rib injury. McIlroy said last week at The Players that he reinjured himself in preparation for the PGA Tour’s crown jewel after not playing in the month following the Masters. Show More Summary

College golfer strips to underwear, leaps in water in attempt to avoid penalty

Your browser does not support iframes. So here’s one for the record books: Jacksonville University made its first appearance in an NCAA championship. That’s impressive enough, but the strange route the team took to get there is an even better story. Show More Summary

Sergio Garcia says it's time to move on from Masters win

Sergio Garcia has been living on cloud nine since winning the Masters in April, finally earning a breakthrough major title after a record 74 starts. He’s been wearing the green jacket everywhere, including El Clasico in Spain. Now, though, Garcia is ready to get back to business. Show More Summary

Watch featured holes from AT&T Byron Nelson live on Yahoo Sports

Nine past champions — including 2016 winner Sergio Garcia — will be at TPC Four Seasons Resort to compete at the AT&T Byron Nelson this week, and you can catch the action live on Yahoo Sports. Yahoo will stream PGA Tour Live’s featured holes coverage of the first two rounds Thursday and Friday from 4-7 p.m. Show More Summary

Si Woo Kim never falters, becomes youngest Players champion

Your browser does not support iframes. Si Woo Kim became the youngest-ever winner of The Players Championship on Sunday when the 21-year-old South Korean capped off a three-stroke win at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Kim shot...Show More Summary

Rafa Cabrera Bello's incredible 2-2-4 finish ends great Players rally

ALBATROSS! Just perfect. #QuickHits pic.twitter.com/bgyFEl6pzI — PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) May 14, 2017 Rafa Cabrera Bello made — and then saved — himself a lot of money in the space of the final three holes of his Players Championship on Sunday. Show More Summary

Dustin Johnson takes a new route to birdie on The Players short 12th

Dustin Johnson took the scenic route to birdie on No. 12. #QuickHits pic.twitter.com/ka8Gg4KmwP — PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) May 14, 2017 This probably wasn’t exactly how the PGA Tour imagined the new short par-4 12th would be played at The Players Championship. Show More Summary

Oosthuizen, Stanley share the lead at The Players

Louis Oosthuizen has a share of The Players lead. (Getty Images) PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — The cliche is true about TPC Sawgrass: It’s a democratic golf course, and it favors no particular player. That’s become evident with a leaderboard after two rounds headed by 2010 British Open winner Louis Oosthuizen and one-time PGA Tour winner Kyle Stanley. Show More Summary

The Players sees some remarkable blowups on a tough Friday

Zac Blair plays a shot during practice for the THE PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass. (Getty Images) PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — TPC Sawgrass is in incredible condition, but The Players Stadium Course is becoming more difficult by the...Show More Summary

Rory McIlroy to have MRI on back on Monday

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL – MAY 12: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his shot from the third tee during the second round of the THE PLAYERS Championship at the Stadium course at TPC Sawgrass on May 12, 2017 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Show More Summary

Sergio Garcia aces par-3 17th in The Players first round

Your browser does not support iframes. PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — The Year of Sergio Garcia continued on Thursday at The Players Championship when the reigning Masters champion made an ace on the island-green par-3 17th on The Players Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass. Show More Summary

Jordan Spieth has a big beef with someone's sand raking skills

Your browser does not support iframes. If you’ve ever fallen victim to a bad rake job in a trap and been jealous of PGA Tour pros who surely must never have to overcome such ignorance from fellow golfers, think again. The pros aren’t immune to such sloppiness either. Show More Summary

Caddie drama at The Players: Firings and fill-ins as loopers take on No. 17

Sergio Garcia of Spain speaks to the media prior to the THE PLAYERS Championship on May 10, 2017. (Getty Images) PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — The drama of The Players Championship is focused on the competitors on Thursday through Sunday, but the caddies carrying the bags for the best golfers in the world got some time in the spotlight on Wednesday. Show More Summary

Watch an amateur golfer kill a bird with his tee shot at TPC Sawgrass

One of the great things about TPC Sawgrass is that you can play the home of The Players for yourself (albeit for $500, but, if you got it, spend it). It’s a gorgeous course to play when the proverbial fifth major isn’t going on. AndShow More Summary

Go or not? The field seems to favor laying up at Sawgrass' new 12th

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — The buzz ahead of The Players Championship has been as much about the new 12th hole as who will win in this world-class field of 48 top-50 players. The PGA Tour blew up the old 12th, which was a milquetoast 350-yard par 4, and replaced it with a driveable par 4 that can play anywhere from 280-325 yards. Show More Summary

Rickie Fowler aces No. 17 at Sawgrass during TPC practice round

Highlights featuring the 17th hole at Sawgrass usually feature more tragedy than triumph. But Rickie Fowler submitted one of the latter on Wednesday, recording an ace on the famed island hole during a practice round for The Players Championship. Show More Summary

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