Patrick Reed Tops FedEx List; Ranked 9th in World
8/29/2016
Patrick Reed Tops FedEx List; Ranked 9th in World29 August 2016, Posted by Nick Dockery fedex cup, jason day, patrick reed, world rankings 0Barclays winner Patrick Reed vaulted to the top of the 2016 FedEx Cup Season Points List.Reed has 3,575 points. Jason Day is second with 3,195 and Dustin Johns...
Thomas Pieters Wins Denmark by 1 Stroke
8/29/2016
Thomas Pieters won for the third time in the last 365 days on the European Tour, firing a 17-undre 267 to win the Made in Denmark by one stroke over Bradley Dredge of Wales.Pieters had trailed Dredge by four strokes after two rounds as the Welshman shot an opening 63-66. But Pieters was better down...
Paul Peterson Takes Title at Czech Masters
8/23/2016
American Paul Peterson broke through to win the D+D REAL Czech Masters on Sunday, his first European Tour title. It was just his 23rd event on the Tour. He’s the 11th first-time winner in 2016, but only the seventh left-hander to win an event on Tour.“This is the best feeling in the world,” Peterso...
FedEx Cup Picture Sharpening as Season End Nears
8/17/2016
The preview picture for the FedEx Cup is becoming more clear as the regular season on the PGA Tour winds down.There are five players who have separated themselves from the pack, having earned at least 1,950 points so far. They are:    Jason Day 2,375    Dustin Johnson...
Justin Rose Wins Olympic Gold Medal
8/15/2016
Great Britain’s Justin Rose won the first Olympic gold medal in men’s golf in 108 years, finishing 16-under to beat Henrik Stenson by two strokes.Although it’s not a professional tournament, the victory gives Rose a win in a large international tournament for the sixth straight season.In a lot of w...
Olympic Golf Preview
8/9/2016
This Thursday marks the return of golf to the Summer Olympics for the first time in 112 years. The field of 60 has six Major champions among it – including two who have won this year.The favorite going in is likely Sweden’s Henrik Stenson, who won the Open Championship a month ago. Stenson is playi...
Knox Rises to No. 18 in the World
8/9/2016
Scotland’s Russell Knox jumped eight spots to No. 18 in the latest Official World Golf Rankings after winning the Travelers’ Championship on Sunday.It was his second PGA title in as many years. He has risen 12 places in 2016.The top 10 remained unchanged with one exception – Adam Scott surpassed Ri...
Russell Knox Wins Travelers at -14
8/8/2016
On a day where Jim Furyk’s 58 upstaged not only the rest of the field, but also every single other sports story, Scotland’s Russell Knox took the title at the Travelers Championship in Cromwell, Connecticut, with a 14-under 266.Knox was three strokes behind Day 3 leader Daniel Berger, but the Ameri...
Walker Jumps to No. 15 off PGA Win
8/7/2016
American Jimmy Walker skied 33 spots to No. 15 in the most recent Official World Golf Rankings (OWGR) thanks to his win at the PGA Championship.There was only one move in the top 10 – South Africa’s Branden Grace jumped two spots from 12th to 10th after finishing tied for fourth.Runner-up Jason Day...
Day Pressing Walker as PGA Reaches Final Round
8/1/2016
Jimmy Walker remained the leader in the clubhouse for a third straight day at the PGA Championship on Sunday, but defending champion and No. 1 in the world Jason Day has closed within a single stroke as play headed to the final round on Sunday afternoon.With Saturday’s intended Round 3 washed out b...
Walker Clinches First Major at Baltrusol
8/1/2016
Jimmy Walker became the fifth straight first-time Major winner on Sunday, sinking a short par putt to knock off defending champion Jason Day by a single stroke to win the PGA Championship at Baltrusol in New Jersey.Day gave it his best shot, eagling No. 18 to close within a stroke, but Walker, the...