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Owens overcame segregation, severe injuries and, with a long putter, the “yips” to win on the senior PGA tour.
Nordqvist took the fifth and final major of the season by sinking a 4-foot putt for a bogey 5 on the soaked 18th hole, topping 102nd-ranked Brittany Altomare.
Patrick Cantlay reached the PGA Tour’s season finale but will be there without his friend and former caddie Chris Roth, who was killed by a hit-and-run driver last year.
Bradley, the 2011 P.G.A. Championship winner, opened the BMW Championship on Thursday with a 65, and needs a good finish to advance to next week’s Tour Championship in Atlanta.
The world’s former No. 1 player and Japanese media sensation said she was following her heart.
From winning her first major to “players, caddies, coaches, tournament staff, volunteers, spectators and L.P.G.A. staff,” the star golfer speaks up.
Despite some difficult circumstances on and off the course, Thompson has kept her poise and is playing some of the most consistent golf of her career.
Fifty years after she won the U.S. Women’s Open as an amateur, Lacoste remains the inspiration for other golfers in her country.
Several top players will be vying for the final major of the season on the L.P.G.A. Tour.
Johnson, the world No. 1, overcame a five-shot deficit to win the Northern Trust on the first extra hole after forcing the playoff with a long par putt.
Spieth again excelled on the easier back nine at Glen Oaks Club in Old Westbury, N.Y. Dustin Johnson’s 67 left him in second.
Walker, perhaps the PGA Tour’s only photographer of celestial events, missed the total solar eclipse on Monday to see a doctor about his Lyme disease.
The course superintendent, Craig Currier, envisioned an Augusta twin following the devastating storm, and golfers at the Northern Trust Open are the beneficiaries.
Charley Hoffman says having his wife and two daughters with him eases life on the road and the stress of competition.
McIlroy publicly mused about ending his season early to recover from injuries, but he said his personal feelings were not the only factor.
Payne’s 11-year tenure as chairman of Augusta National and the Masters included the club adding its first female members and expanding efforts to increase golf participation around the world.
The ban on anchoring a putter has forced players to adapt, and it has also led to complaints about the putting technique of the circuit’s top players.
Woods had the active ingredient for marijuana, two painkillers and two sleep drugs in his system when he was arrested in May in Florida, according to the report.
The PGA Tour’s millennials demonstrate that just because they are competing against one another does not mean they cannot be friends afterward.
“You might not see me until next year,” McIlroy said after finishing the P.G.A. Championship with a round of 68 that left him tied for 22nd over all.