Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

Canadian golfer Richard T. Lee sits 3 shots back after 2nd round of Singapore Open

Friday, January 17th, 2020

Canadian golfer Richard T. Lee remained among the leaders heading into the weekend at the Singapore Open after carding a second round of 2-under 69.

American Danielle Kang shoots 63 to lead LPGA Tour season opener

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

American Danielle Kang stepped to the tee at the treacherous par-3 finishing hole at the LPGA's season-opening Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions on Thursday and had a bit of a problem.

Justin Thomas misses Sony Open cut days after winning Tournament of Champions

Friday, January 10th, 2020

Brendan Steele atoned for one bad swing with three straight birdies for a 4-under 66 that gave him a share of the early lead with Cameron Davis on another windy day at the Sony Open.

Tough conditions make Hawaii no vacation for golfers at 1st round of Sony Open

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

The wind blew so hard that palm trees looked as though they were made of rubber. The Pacific looked angrier than usual. Some of the sights Thursday at the Sony Open made it clear that playing golf in Hawaii was no vacation.

Justin Thomas wins Tournament of Champions in 3-man playoff

Sunday, January 5th, 2020

Justin Thomas won a tournament he thought he threw away Sunday with a superb wedge to 3 feet for birdie on the third playoff hole at Kapalua to beat Patrick Reed and win the Sentry Tournament of Champions for the second time.

Through rain and wind, Schauffele ramps up repeat bid at Tournament of Champions

Friday, January 3rd, 2020

The only thing that resembled paradise to Xander Schauffele at Kapalua was his name atop the leaderboard Friday at the Sentry Tournament of Champions.

Tournament of Champions newcomer Niemann cruises to early lead in Hawaii

Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

Fresh off his Presidents Cup debut, Joaquin Niemann of Chile brought fresh confidence and plenty of form to Maui by opening the year with a 7-under 66 for a one-shot lead over Justin Thomas after the opening round Thursday at the Sentry Tournament of Champions.

Tiger Woods’ rousing victory at Masters named AP’s top sports story of 2019

Wednesday, December 25th, 2019

A green jacket. A heart-melting embrace. A stirring return to the top of golf by one of the sport's all-time greats.

Canada’s Adam Hadwin clinches spot at 2020 Masters

Sunday, December 22nd, 2019

Canadian golfer Adam Hadwin clinched a spot at the 2020 Masters without playing any golf on Sunday.

Tiger Woods sets Presidents Cup wins record as Americans rally to victory

Saturday, December 14th, 2019

Tiger Woods set the Presidents Cup record for most victories and set the tone for another American victory.