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Se Ri Pak, South Korea’s Tiger Woods, to retire from LPGA

Se Ri Pak will hang up her competitive spikes at the end of the 2016 LPGA season, but the South Korean and golf icon plans to continue mentoring young golfers in her homeland. Se Ri Pak, the Tiger Woods of women's golf in South Korea, announced on Thursday that she will retire from competition at the end of the 2016 LPGA season. Show More Summary

Adam Scott continues Tiger-like Florida swing while Rory McIlroy struggles at Bay Hill

With Augusta on the horizon, Adam Scott and Rory McIlroy are Masters favorites moving in opposite directions. Adam Scott, after a flawless first-round 5-under 67 at Bay Hill, is doing his best Tiger Woods impression while Rory McIlroy...Show More Summary

Ha Na Jang embroiled in Olympic-style fracas ahead of LPGA Founders Cup

Ha Na Jang’s Beyonce dance moves brought out the critics in South Korea, many of whom are still fuming about an incident involving Jang’s father and her Olympic rival In Gee Chung that left Chung inured. Remember that wonderful victory...Show More Summary

Jordan Spieth has work to do before a Masters title defense

Jordan Spieth ends a rough week at Valspar by taking shots at slow greens and his caddie. Jordan Spieth has had, by his 2015 Player of the Year standards, a tough few weeks. Since a convincing eight-shot win at Kapalua to start the 2016...Show More Summary

Golfer with $350 in his bank account has to turn down $300K from top 5 PGA Tour finish

Lee McCoy, who capped a dream week at the Valspar Championship playing alongside and beating Jordan Spieth, would have collected almost $300k in prize money. Instead, he left with $350 in gas money for a 7-hour ride back to Athens, Georgia. Show More Summary

Tiger Woods is welcome to crash Jordan Spieth’s Masters party any time

Jordan Spieth believes watching Tiger Woods practice on Augusta’s 16th green after a serendipitous Wednesday practice round with the former world No. 1 ‘really sealed the deal’ on his 2015 Masters victory. It probably won’t be this year,...Show More Summary

Bubba Watson would welcome distraction of Donald Trump’s media circus at Doral

Bubba Watson would like nothing more than for Donald Trump to steal the limelight from him during this week’s WGC-Cadillac Championship at Trump National Doral. Some time back, a couple of PGA Tour pros waxed poetic about how a certain...Show More Summary

Did playing through injuries cost Tiger Woods the chance to break Jack Nicklaus’ majors record?

Tiger Woods concedes that rushing back too soon from past injuries lopped "months and years" off his career. Your browser does not support iframes. Tiger Woods did not come out and admit on Wednesday that he might have passed Jack Nicklaus in the all-but-over major championship race had he been more patient in recovering from injuries. Show More Summary

WGC Cadillac Championship 2016: Tee times, pairings for Thursday’s round at Doral

The biggest event of the young PGA Tour season tees off Thursday, and the heaviest hitters will all play in the same group right from the start. There's something impure about buying into the hype of the World Golf Championships, a relatively recent PGA Tour contrivance that's a big cash grab and some free world rankings points. Show More Summary

Tiger Woods reports he’s now back to ‘chipping and putting’

There’s still no timetable for a return by Tiger Woods, but at least he's back to chipping and putting at home. Tiger Woods continued making the "not dead yet" rounds on Wednesday when he said on his website that his health was improving...Show More Summary

Lydia Ko, Lexi Thompson warm up in Singapore as first LPGA major looms

Your browser does not support iframes. There’s way more to being the top-ranked golfer than practicing hard, showing up for your tee time, regularly pummeling your opponents into submission and regaling the media with tales from inside...Show More Summary

Tiger Woods spends a week confirming that he's 'not dead'

Tiger Woods may not be ready to tee it up with his Ryder Cup team just yet but his virtual and actual presence all over social media and the Honda Classic last week prove he’s not quite at death’s door. Tiger Woods, like Mamie Eisenhower...Show More Summary

2016 Honda Classic results: Adam Scott doesn't need an anchored putter to win

Despite all the scrutiny on Adam Scott, who had to switch back to a short putter at the start of 2016, he still remains one of the best players in the world and he showed it again this week at PGA National. The PGA Tour is producing some powerhouse winners here in the first quarter of the season. Show More Summary

Tiger Woods makes the scene at Jack Nicklaus’ Ryder Cup party

Brandel Chamblee said Woods' recently tweeted swing looks like that of "an injured, and a put-back-together, 40-year-old man" but that won't keep him away from his Ryder Cup duties. For someone who had been in seclusion for two months,...Show More Summary

Phil Mickelson says Tiger Woods ‘owned me'

Phil Mickelson contends that none of today’s young golfers — not Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy, Jason Day or Rickie Fowler — can carry Tiger Woods’ jockstrap. With the Masters fast approaching and still no agenda for his return to competition, Tiger Woods has nevertheless been the subject of much conjecture and conversation of late. Show More Summary

Rory McIlroy wants to lift weights while carrying Brandel Chamblee on his back

Brandel and Rory trade good-natured barbs over Chamblee’s warning to McIlroy not to bulk up like Tiger Woods. Your browser does not support iframes. Rory McIlroy, despite what those trying to save him from himself may prefer, takes his gym training very seriously. Show More Summary

How to watch the Northern Trust Open live online, TV schedule, radio and more

Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy, a loaded field, The Riv, Los Angeles -- it does not get any better than this on the PGA Tour. Here's why and how to watch this week's Northern Trust Open. This, this is going to be pure. This is about as good as it gets on the PGA Tour. Show More Summary

In one perfect tweet, Rory McIlroy swats away Brandel Chamblee’s warning not to get too ripped

Rory issues a defiant retort to Brandel Chamblee after the NBC/Golf Channel analyst offers his oft-repeated warning that too much gym work could turn McIlroy into a younger version of a bulked-up Tiger Woods. Rory McIlroy is as much a social media maven as he is a gym rat, so it did not take the world No. Show More Summary

2016 Phoenix Open results: Rickie Fowler loses to Hideki Matsuyama in a stunning playoff

Rickie Fowler found himself in another legendary back-and-forth playoff but this time, a couple balls in the water would yield the win to his opponent. You were probably busy watching the first quarter of the Super Bowl, and the National Anthem, and the coin toss, and the pregame... Show More Summary

Rickie Fowler chips in for birdie to take Phoenix Open lead

With just nine more holes to go at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, here comes little Rickie. Rickie Fowler is now alone atop the @WMPhoenixOpen leaderboard. #QuickHits https://t.co/yCGpwOHeNR — PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) February 7, 2016 It...Show More Summary

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