Omega Dubai Desert Classic
1/27/2018
Jamie Donaldson cooled off significantly on Day 2 of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic, but he still has the lead, sitting at 13-under through 36 holes. He shot a 69 following his blistering 62 on Thursday. All of the entries have not completed their second rounds because of a lengthy fog delay. No...
Donaldson Leads Desert Classic
1/26/2018
In search of his first European Tour title in nearly four years, Jamie Donaldson fired an opening-round 62 to lead the Dubai Desert Classic by two strokes. The 42-year-old has suffered through a malady of injuries over the past several years. “I had tennis elbow for a year and a half, that wa...
Rahm Wins Careerbulder
1/22/2018
Jon Rahm knocked off Andrew Landry in a four-hole playoff by one stroke to win the CareerBuilder Challenge by one stroke on Sunday in La Quinta, California. It’s Rahm’s second PGA title in his short career and his fourth career win overall. All four have come in a 357-day span between January 29...
Fleetwood Wins Abu Dhabi
1/21/2018
Tommy Fleetwood saved the best for last with a dominating final-round 65 to defend his title at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Sunday. He needed a 17-under a year ago in the desert to fend off Dustin Johnson and Pablo Larrazabal. This time it took a 22-under to hold off fellow Englishma...
Sergio Garcia Wins Singapore Open
1/21/2018
Sergio Garcia talked confidence in his preseason interviews. He displayed it and then some this weekend in Singapore, winning the Singapore Open by five strokes. A third-round lightning delay forced Garcia to play 27 holes on Sunday, but he seemed unaffected, never dropping a shot. He shot a...
Sergio Garcia Leads Singapore Open
1/19/2018
Sergio Garcia isn’t playing in the biggest tournament this week, but he sure is looking his best. The 2017 Masters champion fired a 5-under 66 to take a two-stroke lead after the first round of the Singapore Open on Thursday. Now 38 years old, Garcia had just one bogey on the day, and closed...
Chris Paisley Takes at BMW SA Open
1/17/2018
Chris Paisley put away the field with a final round 66 to take the BMW SA Open Championship in Ekurhuleni, South Africa on Sunday. Facing down eight-time European Tour winner Branden Grace, a local favorite Paisley became the third Englishman in four seasons to win the tournament. “I’m just...
Eurasia Roundup
1/17/2018
The Europeans couldn’t win very much playing as a team, but when it was every man for himself, they could’t be stopped. Trailing 6-1/2 to 5-1/2 after two days of competition at the EurAsia Cup in Malaysia, the Europeans won 8 of the first 9 singles matches on Sunday to rally to a 14-10 win over...
Golf Digest for 1/12/18
1/13/2018
This is the first of a weekly series of golf tidbits that we put together over the course of the week. If you see stories we’re missing, please drop us a line. Jordan Spieth engaged World No. 2 Jordan Spieth who has already racked up three Grand Slams in his brief PGA career, has confirmed hi...
SA open round 2
1/13/2018
Chris Paisley and Adrien Saddier, two players ranked outside the top 250 in the world, are tied for the lead at the BMW SA Open after two rounds. Frenchman Saddier, ranked 264th in the world, fired a tournament-best 63. He recorded six birdies and an eagle to reach 9-under and has yet to record...
Team Asia Holds Lead at Eurasia Cup
1/13/2018
Down 5-1/2 to 3-1/2 points after the morning session at the EurAsia Cup in Malaysia, Team Asia rallied in the afternoon to three straight wins to retain its lead at the international competition. Asia leads Europe 6-1/2 to 5-1/2 entering Sunday’s competition. The first team to 12-1/2 points wins...
Eurasia Cup Round 1
1/12/2018
The Asian team jumped out to a 3-1/2 to 2-1/2 lead over the European Team at Day One of the Eurasia Cup presented by DRB-HICOM being held at the Glenmarie G&CC in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In the two-man competition, the Asians won three matchups outright and halved a fourth. Yuta Ideka and Gavin...
BMW SA Open
1/12/2018
A hometown favorite and the defending US Open champion are the co-leaders at the BMW SA Open in Ekurhuleni, South Africa. The 2018 calendar season of the European Tour kicked off on Thursday. Brendan Grace and Brooks Koepka are tied for the lead at 7-under after one day. Grace dazzled the crowd...
Sentry Tournament of Champions
1/6/2018
06/01/18, Saturday Brian Harman and Marc Leishman are tied at 10-under through the first two rounds of the Sentry Tournament of Champions in Maui, Hawaii. Harman shot a second straight 68 and Leishman a 69 after his opening-day 67. World No. 1 Dustin Johnson also shot a 68 to rise to 9-unde...
Leishman Leads in Hawaii
1/5/2018
In a field full of winners, Marc Leishman was the best in Round 1 of the first tournament of the year. Leishman shot a 6-under 67 to take a 1-stroke lead over Brian Harman and Jhonattan Vegas after one round at the Sentry Tournament of Champions being played at the Plantation Course at Kapalua,...
2018 Golfers to watch: Rory Mcilroy
1/2/2018
Here’s the problem with Rory McIlroy’s 2017: All the cool stuff happened off the golf course. McIlroy got married to former PGA employee Erica Stoll, bought Ernie Els’ old house at the Bear’s Club and decided he liked J.P. Fitzgerald as a friend too much to keep him on as a caddy. Still just...