Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

Tiger Woods having surgery for leg injuries suffered in California car crash

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021
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Golf star Tiger Woods suffered leg injuries Tuesday in a vehicle rollover in the Los Angeles area and is undergoing surgery, authorities and his manager said. His condition isn't yet clear.

Spieth on cusp of ending long victory drought after stunning reversal at Pebble Beach

Saturday, February 13th, 2021
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American golfer Jordan Spieth shot a 5-under 67 at Spyglass Hill on Friday for a one-shot lead over Daniel Berger going into the weekend.

Patrick Cantlay ties Pebble Beach course record to lead Pro-Am

Thursday, February 11th, 2021
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Coming off a 61 in the California desert followed by at two-week break, Patrick Cantlay opened with seven birdies in eight holes and closed with two straight birdies for a 10-under 62 on Thursday. That tied the course record at Pebble Beach.

Brooks Koepka rallies to win Phoenix Open after eagling 17

Sunday, February 7th, 2021
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Brooks Koepka chipped in from 32 yards for eagle on the 17th hole to break a tie for the lead and then parred the last for a one-stroke victory Sunday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open.

Jessica Korda with 60 moves within 2 shots of Danielle Kang at LPGA Tournament of Champions

Saturday, January 23rd, 2021
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Danielle Kang tied her career low with an 8-under 63 and to protect her lead Saturday in the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions, but Jessica Korda owned the day by shooting 11-under 60.

Sungjae Im shoots 65, takes lead at The American Express

Friday, January 22nd, 2021
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Sungjae Im shot a 7-under 65 on Friday at The American Express to take a one-stroke lead over first-round leader Brandon Hagy and four others including Canadian Nick Taylor.

Danielle Kang takes lead into weekend at LPGA Tournament of Champions

Friday, January 22nd, 2021
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Danielle Kang continued to sail along at the LPGA Tour's season-opening Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions on Friday, shooting a 6-under 65 to stretch her lead to two shots.

Kevin Na rallies with big finish to win Sony Open

Sunday, January 17th, 2021
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Three shots behind with six holes to play, Kevin Na birdied three straight holes and finished with an up-and-down birdie from behind the 18th green for a 5-under 65 and a one-shot victory in the Sony Open.

Harris English wins Kapalua in playoff for 1st victory in 7 years

Sunday, January 10th, 2021
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Harris English went more than seven years without winning on the PGA Tour, and he didn't mind going one extra hole to win the Sentry Tournament of Champions on Sunday.

Golfer Justin Thomas uses homophobic slur during PGA tournament, apologizes after round

Saturday, January 9th, 2021
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American golfer Justin Thomas apologized after using a homophobic slur during the third round of the Sentry Tournament of Champions on Saturday.