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Ian Poulter, Brian Gay regain PGA Tour status after FedEx Cup points flub

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Ian Poulter is a happier man. (Getty Images) Ian Poulter had seemingly lost his PGA Tour card when he missed the cut at the Valero Texas Open last week, falling short of earning enough money or FedEx Cup points as laid out by the Tour to fulfill a major medical extension. Show More Summary

John Senden takes leave of PGA Tour as son battles brain tumor

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

John Senden is taking a leave of absence from the PGA Tour. (Getty Images) PGA Tour winner John Senden will take an indefinite leave of absence from competitive golf as his 13-year-old son is battling a brain tumor. The 46-year-old Aussie made the announcement Saturday after withdrawing earlier in the week from the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Show More Summary

Ricochet off the stands leads to closing China Open eagle for George Coetzee

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Incredible. pic.twitter.com/LfMILONirM — The European Tour (@EuropeanTour) April 29, 2017 One of the perks of being a high-level pro golfer is having hordes of people watching you play, including in massive grandstands around tees and greens. Show More Summary

PGA Tour doles out first pace-of-play penalty in 22 years

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Miguel Angel Carballo and Brian Campbell made odd history on Thursday. (Getty Images) The PGA Tour did something historic on Thursday at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, issuing its first pace-of-play penalty in 22 years. The teamShow More Summary

Ben Crane pays off $6,000 putting contest debt after Twitter call-out

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC – APRIL 14: Ben Crane plays his tee shot on the sixth hole during the second round of the 2017 RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links on April 14, 2017 in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. (Photo by Jared C....Show More Summary

Lexi Thompson emotional in first news conference since ANA Inspiration debacle

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Lexi Thompson was emotional throughout the back stretch of the ANA Inspiration after a controversial rules decision. (Getty Images) Lexi Thompson is playing this week for the first time since the LPGA’s first major of the year, the ANA...Show More Summary

Jordan Spieth teaming with Ryan Palmer in NOLA because of a bet between caddies

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Jordan Spieth is looking to simplify and have more fun in 2017. (Getty Images) Some in golf were surprised to see Jordan Spieth team up with fellow Texan Ryan Palmer as a two-man duo in this week’s revamped Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Show More Summary

Power rankings: Zurich Classic of New Orleans

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson will look to turn Ryder Cup success into NOLA success. (Getty Images) This week marks the first time since 1981 that the PGA Tour has an official two-man team event on the schedule. So, as you can imagine, there’s some buzz around the revamped Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Show More Summary

PODCAST: Talking reading greens with the legendary Dave Pelz

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Golf instructor and short-game genius Dave Pelz stops by to talk about his new green-reading technique and taking the unique step of offering it to early adopters through Kickstarter for $79 from May 8-July 8. Pelz goes through putting...Show More Summary

Inspired by Thompson's rule entanglement, ruling bodies issue new Decision

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Lexi Thompson was emotional throughout the back stretch of the ANA Inspiration after a controversial rules decision. (Getty Images) Golf’s governing bodies announced Tuesday a new standard by which rules officials should rely more on players and their integrity than technology, including high-definition video. Show More Summary

Sergio Garcia, Padraig Harrington patched up at Rory McIlroy's wedding

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

In 2011, Garcia and Harrington buried the hatchet to hold a panda together. (Getty Images) Sergio Garcia and Padraig Harrington hadn’t gotten along for nearly a decade, dating back to Harrington souring on the Spaniard when he pipped him for two of his three major titles in a 13-month span back in 2007 and ’08. Show More Summary

Hash browns recalled by maker because they have golf-ball bits in them

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Your browser does not support iframes. This story gives new meaning to “smothered and covered.” North Carolina food maker McCain Foods is recalling a batch of its frozen hash browns because they discovered tiny golf ball pieces in the mixture. Show More Summary

Kevin Chappell wins first PGA Tour title with 72nd-hole birdie

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

After six second-place finishes, rising into the 30 in the world and easily holding the mantle as the Best Player Without a PGA Tour Win, Kevin Chappell broke through for his first victory on Sunday at the Valero Texas Open — in his 180th-career start. Show More Summary

Donald Trump could make U.S. Women's Open home his 'summer getaway'

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Trump National will host the U.S. Women’s Open. (Getty Images) Donald Trump lives in the White House, but he has spent a lot of his weekends as President away from Washington, D.C. — most of those at his Mar-a-Lago club and estate in Florida. Show More Summary

Dominic Bozzelli came within an inch of a par-4 ace at the Valero Texas Open

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Dominic Bozzelli came within an inch — an inch! — of making the second par-4 hole-in-one in PGA Tour history. Bozzelli was playing the 318-yard par-4 17th at TPC San Antonio’s AT&T Oaks Course on Saturday in the third round of the Valero Texas Open when he nearly jarred his tee shot. Show More Summary

Kevin Chappell wins first PGA Tour title with 72nd-hole birdie

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Kevin Chappell celebrates his first PGA Tour win. (Getty Images) After six second-place finishes, rising into the 30 in the world and easily holding the mantle as the Best Player Without a PGA Tour Win, Kevin Chappell broke through for his first victory on Sunday at the Valero Texas Open — in his 180th-career start. Show More Summary

Rory McIlroy marries Erica Stoll, with reports telling of various guests, musical acts

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll are now a married couple. (Getty Images) Rory McIlroy officially became a married man on Saturday, according to several overseas reports, exchanging vows with fiancee Erica Stoll in a reportedly beautiful, lavish ceremony at Ashford Castle in Ireland. Show More Summary

99-year-old makes first hole-in-one

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

(KTVU) You’re never too old to accomplish your dreams. C.D. Madsen proved as much this week when he notched his first-ever hole-in-one … at age 99. The feat occurred at Marin Country Club in Northern California. Congratulations to 99 year old C.D. Show More Summary

Ian Poulter lost his PGA Tour card, but he isn't giving up on pro golf

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Ian Poulter lost his status on Friday at the Valero Texas Open. (Getty Images) Ian Poulter formally lost his fully-exempt PGA Tour status on Friday when he missed the cut at the Valero Texas Open, leaving him short of fulfilling the requirements of a major medical extension on which his card hinged. Show More Summary

Patrick Reed in Texas Open contention after sorting out equipment issues

3 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Your browser does not support iframes. After torching the Europeans in the Ryder Cup last fall, Patrick Reed seemed destined to get a personal pop from his performance as the American anchor. So far in 2017, that hasn’t manifested itself,...Show More Summary

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