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Quick Take: Poulter A Picture Of Placidity View More
Ian Poulter shot an opening 72 at the 2017 Players Championship. Photo Credit: Michael Madrid-USA TODAY Sports /Reuters

Quick Take: Poulter A Picture Of Placidity

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – There is a calmness about Ian Poulter these days that wasn’t always there. Once he might have come storming off the course bemoaning the fact that he had been 3 under after nine holes but could only finish level par. A waste! he might have…

Quick Take: A Stern Exam Commences View More
Luke Donald plays his shot from the 17th tee during the first round of The Players at TPC Sawgrass. (Photo credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Quick Take: A Stern Exam Commences

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – It has started. The sights and sounds of the strongest field in golf coming to terms with the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass during the Players Championship. The Masters is April’s ritual. The Players is May’s murder. Is it a form of torture for the…

NEWS: Zurich Pair Draws First PGA Tour Slow-Play Penalty Since ’95 View More
Miguel Ángel Carballo (left) and Brian Campbell were assessed a slow play penalty at the 2017 Zurich Classic. (Photos via Getty Images)

NEWS: Zurich Pair Draws First PGA Tour Slow-Play Penalty Since ’95

The PGA Tour did something Thursday it hadn’t done in more than 20 years. It penalized players for slow play. It happened in the first round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, which featured two-man teams playing foursomes in the first round. According to multiple reports, Miguel Ángel Carballo…

NEWS: PGA Tour China Can’t Get Tournaments Approved View More
China's Zecheng Dou won last year's PGA Tour China Order of Merit and has graduated to the Web.com Tour. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NEWS: PGA Tour China Can’t Get Tournaments Approved

Chinese authorities have stonewalled PGA Tour China’s attempts to host tournaments for its upcoming season, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. The four-year-old developmental tour, which last year featured a dozen events, appears to be peril after what the report termed a “falling out” between the PGA Tour and its…

QUICK TAKE: Remarkable Recovery Apparent At Harbour Town View More
Jim Furyk playing No. 17 at Harbour Town Golf Links during the RBC Heritage. (Photo Credit: Tyler Lecka, Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Remarkable Recovery Apparent At Harbour Town

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SOUTH CAROLINA | The most remarkable element of this RBC Heritage at the Harbour Town Golf Links can’t be found on the leaderboard. It’s in what isn’t seen. Last October, Hurricane Matthew – a Category 2 storm – raged across the island, doing millions of dollars of…

NEWS: PGA Tour Testing Use of Distance Measuring Devices View More
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NEWS: PGA Tour Testing Use of Distance Measuring Devices

Could the day be coming when the PGA Tour allows players and caddies to use distance measuring devices? The possibility moved another step closer to potential reality with the announcement that the Tour will allow the use of distance measuring devices in select tournaments on the Web.com Tour, the Mackenzie…