Posts tagged with: "PGA Tour"

QUICK TAKE: Women Merit More Than A Token PGA Tour Try, Kerr Says View More
Cristie Kerr is hopeful that more opportunities for women to play alongside men will be available. (Photo Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Women Merit More Than A Token PGA Tour Try, Kerr Says

Cristie Kerr thinks that the time could be right for one of the top LPGA professionals to compete in five or six tournaments in a row on the PGA Tour instead of just the odd isolated event. It is, after all, only what Tiger Woods recommended as long ago as…

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Exits Despite Bounce-Back Effort In Kentucky View More
Brittany Lincicome (Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Exits Despite Bounce-Back Effort In Kentucky

Well, at least she got to play the weekend. Because of thunderstorms that blew through Kentucky on Friday morning, Brittany Lincicome didn’t start her second round at the PGA Tour’s Barbasol Championship until early Saturday, which delayed her exit from the event by a day and allowed fans another opportunity…

NEWS: PGA Tour Unveils New-Look Schedule For 2018-19 Season View More
The Players Championship moving to March is one of the key moves of the updated schedule. (Photo: Jasen Vinlove, USA Today Sports)

NEWS: PGA Tour Unveils New-Look Schedule For 2018-19 Season

When 2019 rolls around on the PGA Tour, things are going to have a significantly different look. The Tour’s revamped 2018-19 schedule announced today will feature the Players Championship in March, the PGA Championship in May, only three FedEx Cup playoff events (down from four) and two new tournaments. The…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Favors Shorts On Tour View More
Tiger Woods at the 2005 Tavistock Cup (Photo credit: A. Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Favors Shorts On Tour

Given the option, Tiger Woods would like to wear shorts during hot-weather tournaments. Answering a question Thursday on a Facebook Live event with Bridgestone, whose golf balls he plays, Woods threw his support behind the idea. It’s not under consideration at the moment – the PGA Tour requires players to…

QUICK TAKE: Tree Trouble Sends Fowler Packing View More
Rickie Fowler (Photo credit: John David Mercer-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Tree Trouble Sends Fowler Packing

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – It looked like Rickie Fowler’s golf ball wedged among the branches of a palm tree alongside the par-4 sixth hole at the TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course Friday in the Players Championship. The gallery had watched Fowler’s tee shot fly into the tree and never come…

QUICK TAKE: Torn Between Tours, Stricker In Players Contention View More
Steve Stricker (Photo credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Torn Between Tours, Stricker In Players Contention

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Steve Stricker and Phil Mickelson had a bet this year about which one of them would win a tournament first. Turns out, they both won on the same weekend. Mickelson won the WGC-Mexico Championship while Stricker was winning the Cologuard Classic on the PGA Tour…