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NEWS: Woods Vaults Into Contention at Valspar, Sits Two Back of Conners View More
Tiger Woods during the second round of the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort. (Photo credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Woods Vaults Into Contention at Valspar, Sits Two Back of Conners

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA — It’s been building, and now it is happening. Tiger Woods shot a 3-under 68 Friday at the Valspar Championship to momentarily share the lead with a host of others, including Paul Casey, Brandt Snedeker and Ryan Palmer. After making a birdie on No. 5, Woods’ 14th…

NEWS: Within Striking Distance, Mickelson Looks For First Win Since 2013 View More
Phil Mickelson during the third round of the WGC -Mexico Championship at Club de Golf Chapultepec. (Photo credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Within Striking Distance, Mickelson Looks For First Win Since 2013

MEXICO CITY – From Phil Mickelson’s rose-colored perspective, winning again is not a question of if. It’s a question of when. That when could come Sunday at the WGC-Mexico Championship where Mickelson will be in the last grouping, starting the final round two strokes behind unlikely leader Shubhankar Sharma. Mickelson…

NEWS: WGC-Mexico City Is Truly A World Championship View More
Shubhankar Sharma during the first round of the WGC-Mexico City at Club de Golf Chapultepec. (Photo credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: WGC-Mexico City Is Truly A World Championship

MEXICO CITY – Talk about putting the world in a World Golf Championship. How’s this for a leaderboard midway through the WGC-Mexico Championship: There’s Shubhankar Sharma from India on top by two strokes. Then comes Spaniard Rafa Cabrera Bello along with Xander Schauffele, an American born of a German/French father…

WATCH: Dustin Johnson Holes Out For Eagle On Par-4 Ninth View More
Dustin Johnson (Photo credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)

WATCH: Dustin Johnson Holes Out For Eagle On Par-4 Ninth

Count it. Dustin Johnson holed out from 112 yards for eagle on the par-4 ninth at Club de Golf Chapultepec to leap into contention at the WGC-Mexico Championship Friday. Johnson hit it just over the flagstick before spinning it back and finding the bottom of the hole. Dustin Johnson with…

NEWS: Woods Adds Valspar, Bay Hill In Masters Run-Up View More
Tiger Woods during the final round of the Honda Classic at PGA National. (Photo credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Woods Adds Valspar, Bay Hill In Masters Run-Up

By committing to play the Valspar Championship next week and the Arnold Palmer Invitational the following week, Tiger Woods has assured himself at least five 2018 PGA Tour starts before he tees it up in the Masters for just the second time in five years. There had been speculation in…

READER SURVEY: Should PGA Tour Get Serious About Slow Play? View More
J.B. Holmes tees off at the 2018 Farmers Insurance Open, where he drew fans' ire with a particularly slow performance. (Photo Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)

READER SURVEY: Should PGA Tour Get Serious About Slow Play?

Every so often, a PGA Tour player runs afoul of acceptable pace-of-play standards. Penalties for these players are rare, but that does not mean the competitors are totally in the clear. The wrath of Tour fans can be seen on social media. J.B. Holmes kicked up a dust storm when…