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Thomas survives ‘disaster’ to win Tournament of Champions playo...

01 January, 2020 10:45 am 10:45 am

HAWAII (Reuters) – Justin Thomas survived a “disaster” at the 72nd hole before beating Patrick Reed and Xander Schauffele in a three-way playoff at the PGA Tour’s Sentry Tournament of Champions in windswept Hawaii on Sunday. Thomas clinched victory with a three-foot birdie at the third extra hole, the par-five 18th, at the Kapalua Plantation … Read More

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‘Stoked’ Scott ends win drought at Australian PGA Championship

12 December, 2019 3:41 pm 3:41 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Home favourite Adam Scott ended a victory drought of nearly four years on Sunday when he eased to a two-stroke win at the Australian PGA Championship. Overnight leader by a stroke, the former world no. 1 shot a three-under 69 to finish with a 13-under total of 275 at Royal Pine Resort … Read More

Koepka, survives, PGA, crowd, collapse

Golf: Koepka survives to win PGA after crowd sense a collapse

05 May, 2019 12:21 pm 12:21 pm

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (Reuters) – A coronation almost turned into a calamity but Brooks Koepka survived to win the PGA Championship for a second consecutive year on Sunday and establish himself as golf’s new top dog. The American, who had held a seven-stroke lead at the start of the final round, almost lost control of the … Read More

Golf: Koepka named PGA Tour Player of the Year

10 October, 2018 9:15 am 9:15 am

(Reuters) – Brooks Koepka added another accolade to a sensational season on Tuesday when, as had been widely expected, he was named PGA Tour Player of the Year following a 2017-18 campaign highlighted by two major victories. Koepka landed the coveted honour despite missing nearly three months with a wrist injury as he would go … Read More

Tway clinches first PGA Tour victory in playoff

10 October, 2018 9:44 am 9:44 am

(Reuters) – It has been 15 years since Bob Tway recorded the eighth and final PGA Tour victory of his career and on Sunday it was his son Kevin’s turn to savour that winning feeling after he survived a three-way playoff to win the Safeway Open. Tway, who said his victory had probably reduced his … Read More

Golf – Woodland leads PGA with record low halfway score

08 August, 2018 10:05 am 10:05 am

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) – Gary Woodland posted a record low halfway score at a PGA Championship, Brooks Koepka and Charl Schwartzel matched the lowest round in tournament history and half the field failed to complete the weather-delayed second round on Friday. A day that began under a cloudless sky ended prematurely when a thunderstorm ended … Read More

Golf – Woodland chops away to take lead at PGA Championship

08 August, 2018 9:00 am 9:00 am

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) – Journeyman Gary Woodland, who has never posted a top-10 finish in a major, found himself leading after the first round PGA Championship on Thursday firing a six-under 64 to nudge Rickie Fowler out of top spot. For most of the day Fowler had ruled the leaderboard after launching his quest for … Read More