• Gary Player takes shot at Jack Nicklaus ahead of Masters tee shot
    Golf

    Gary Player takes shot at Jack Nicklaus ahead of Masters tee shot

    Like the PGA Championship, the Masters is adding a long-drive competition for 2017. Since 2012 the Big Three -- Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player -- have gathered on the first tee of Augusta National at the crack of dawn on Thursday of tournament week to officially open the Masters. Mr. Palmer will surely be missed this year, leaving Player and Nicklaus to kick off the festivities.

  • Watch PGA featured holes from the WGC-Dell Match Play to see who reaches the Sweet 16
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    Watch PGA featured holes from the WGC-Dell Match Play to see who reaches the Sweet 16

    Sixty-four golfers began the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play event at Austin (Texas) Country Club on Wednesday. Yahoo Sports will stream PGA Tour Live’s featured holes coverage of the round-robin portion of the event on Friday from 4-8 p.m. ET on our Golf page. Only two golfers have qualified for the Sweet 16 so far — Alex Noren and Soren Kjeldsen.

  • Despite walkover win, McIlroy out of WGC-Match Play as Kjeldsen wins
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    Despite walkover win, McIlroy out of WGC-Match Play as Kjeldsen wins

    Rory McIlroy won in a walkover on Thursday at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play, getting the win when Gary Woodland withdrew from the tournament for personal reasons. McIlroy earned a full point with one match to go out of the three in the round-robin group play portion of the event.