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  • Aaron Baddeley had the craziest ace* of all time

    Aaron Baddeley's birdie on the par-4 17th in Round 1 of the Valero Texas Open was a hole out from 336 yards

    Devil Ball Golf
  • Phil Mickelson lost a club head at the Valero Texas Open

    The head on one of Phil Mickelson's irons came off on Thursday during Round 1 of the Valero Texas Open

    Devil Ball Golf
  • McIlroy split was like someone dying, says Wozniacki

    Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki says she felt like someone close to her had died after the split from golfer Rory McIlroy last year. "In my head I had everything until that moment," said Wozniacki.

    Reuters
  • Rory McIlroy's gym routine may convince you to pick up a dumbbell

    Rory McIlroy shows his commitment to fitness in this produced video of his workout routine

    Devil Ball Golf
  • Graeme McDowell withdraws from Texas Open with injury

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Graeme McDowell has withdrawn from the Texas Open after nine holes with a left ankle injury.

    The Associated Press
  • Stacy Lewis hosted a special junior player ahead of the Kia Classic

    Stacy Lewis hosted junior golfer Marley Franklin, a bone-marrow transplant recipient who met Lewis last year on a TV show

    Devil Ball Golf
  • Advice for Tiger Woods: Eat grapes and tie a double knot

    When we last saw Tiger Woods he was fleeing from a golf tournament in mid-round, mumbling something about improper activation of his glutes.

    The Associated Press
  • Frenchman Saddier leads Hassan II after 7-under 65

    Frenchman Adrien Saddier opened with an eagle and added five birdies in a 7-under round of 65 to lead Englishman Daniel Gaunt by one shot after the first round of the Trophee Hassan II on Thursday. Gaunt could have gone back to the clubhouse level with Saddier, or better, but bogeyed the 18th after…

    The Associated Press
  • Tiger Woods launches scholarship fund for Sifford

    Tiger Woods has made a $10,000 donation to launch a scholarship fund at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in tribute to Charlie Sifford, who broke the US PGA Tour color barrier. Sifford, who died last month at age 92, was an African-American golf pioneer who joined the PGA Tour in 1961 after…

    AFP
  • Golf-Kuchar tied for early lead at windy San Antonio

    American Matt Kuchar ground out a level-par 72 that he described as "amazing" to share the early first-round lead at the Texas Open in San Antonio where the players struggled in gusting winds on Thursday. World number 14 Kuchar, a seven-times winner on the PGA Tour, needed "a lot of luck" as he…

    Reuters
  • Golf-U.S. PGA Tour Texas Open scores

    March 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour Texas Open at the par-72 course on Thursday in San Antonio, Texas 67 Charley Hoffman (U.S.) 67 68 Aaron Baddeley (Australia) 68 69 Max Homa (U.S.) 69 70 Ryan Palmer (U.S.) 70 Phil Mickelson (U.S.) 70 71 Chesson Hadley (U.S.) 71 Cameron…

    Reuters
  • Golf - Flawless Lee grabs LPGA Kia Classic lead

    - South Korea's Lee Mi-Rim had seven birdies without a bogey in a seven-under par 65 on Thursday to take a one-shot lead in the LPGA Kia Classic. Lee, who missed the course record at Aviara Golf Club by one stroke, birdied all four of the par-five holes, taking the lead with an eight-foot birdie…

    AFP
  • Ryder Cup director impressed with Italy's 2022 bid

    ROME (AP) -- European Ryder Cup director Richard Hills appears impressed with Italy's bid for the 2022 event.

    The Associated Press
  • Adidas replaces chief of TaylorMade golf unit

    LONDON/BERLIN (Reuters) - German sporting goods maker Adidas named David Abeles to lead its struggling TaylorMade golf unit, it said on Thursday, replacing Ben Sharpe, who is leaving for personal reasons. Abeles returned to TaylorMade in February after leaving in 2013 to run Competitor Group, a…

    Reuters
  • Golf-Lee Mi-rim motors one ahead at Kia Classic

    South Korean Lee Mi-rim picked off seven birdies to take a one-shot lead with a seven-under-par 65 in the opening round of the Kia Classic in southern California on Thursday. Lee took advantage of ideal afternoon conditions to head Yani Tseng of Taiwan by one stroke at the Aviara course in…

    Reuters
  • Spieth confident after win as Masters looms

    San Antonio (AFP) - Jordan Spieth enters the Texas Open off a victory at the Valspar Championship two weeks ago and a chance to better his 2014 runner-up Masters debut only two weeks away.

    AFP
  • Golf in Benzie County, Michigan Is for Everyone

    Spring brings new sunny days and with it one of the most popular sports rises to the forefront in Michigan. Michigan is consistently named among the best places in the country to play golf. According to ...

    Marketwired
  • Tiger Woods helps launch scholarship fund honoring Sifford

    PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) -- Tiger Woods has donated $10,000 to launch a scholarship fund honoring Charlie Sifford, who broke the color barrier in golf as the first black PGA Tour member.

    The Associated Press