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Coronavirus claims four more PGA Tour events

Coronavirus claims four more PGA Tour events

The PGA Tour will remain in lockdown for at least two more months due to the coronavirus pandemic. 18 Mar 2020
US PGA Championship postponed due to virus

US PGA Championship postponed due to virus

The US PGA Championship scheduled for May 14-17 has been postponed over coronavirus concerns, the PGA of America announced on Tuesday. 18 Mar 2020
Morri: The golf world is much, much bigger than the PGA Tour

Morri: The golf world is much, much bigger than the PGA Tour

The relationship between the professional and recreational game has always been an intriguing one, the importance of the former to the growth and health of the latter incalculable though clearly important. 16 Mar 2020
PGA Tour shuts down due to coronavirus

PGA Tour shuts down due to coronavirus

The Players Championship went from having no fans to having no players. 13 Mar 2020
PGA Tour bans fans with Leishman in Players mix

PGA Tour bans fans with Leishman in Players mix

Marc Leishman admits it will be eerie to contest the Players Championship without any crowds after the PGA Tour made the decision to continue tournaments without fans due to the coronavirus outbreak. 13 Mar 2020
Opinion: Can The Masters exist without the roars?

Opinion: Can The Masters exist without the roars?

In the wake of the NBA suspending its season today and America’s ban on inbound travel from Europe due to the continuing spread of coronavirus (COVOID-19), is a Masters without galleries a viable option? 12 Mar 2020
Tiger Woods elected to golf's Hall of Fame

Tiger Woods elected to golf's Hall of Fame

Already among the greatest on the golf course, Tiger Woods will join them in the World Golf Hall of Fame. 12 Mar 2020
Jay Monahan: No plans yet to cancel or move events

Jay Monahan: No plans yet to cancel or move events

PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan says there is no intention to cancel or move golf tournaments in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak, after reports suggested the US PGA Championship may not go ahead in San Francisco. 11 Mar 2020
Injured Day uncertain about Players

Injured Day uncertain about Players

Jason Day has not given up hope of contesting the elite Players Championship despite nursing a back injury that forced his withdrawal from last week's Arnold Palmer Invitational. 10 Mar 2020
McIlroy speaks out against rich world tour

McIlroy speaks out against rich world tour

Rory McIlroy has further distanced himself from a cashed-up world golf tour, with the World No.1 declaring he "didn't like where the money was coming from." 6 Mar 2020
MORRI: PGA Tour’s laundry list of drama

MORRI: PGA Tour’s laundry list of drama

There was a time in the not too distant past when the job of PGA Tour Commissioner was one of the most sought after in golf. That might be a tougher sell early in 2020. 24 Feb 2020
World league concerning for PGA Tour: Scott

World league concerning for PGA Tour: Scott

Adam Scott believes the PGA Tour "should be concerned" with a cashed-up world tour, which he says has the potential to transform golf in a similar fashion to World Series Cricket. 15 Feb 2020
Premier Golf League could happen: Koepka

Premier Golf League could happen: Koepka

World No.1 Brooks Koepka believes the Premier Golf League, a proposed series that could potentially overshadow the main Tours, could actually take place and wants to know more about it. 29 Jan 2020
Rebel global golf tour wants Aussie Open

Rebel global golf tour wants Aussie Open

The Australian Open could be in for a major boost with organisers of a new global golf tour keen to include the 116-year-old championship in its mega-money plans. 27 Jan 2020
Patrick Reed’s caddie banned after clash with Cup fan

Patrick Reed’s caddie banned after clash with Cup fan

Patrick Reed’s week is going from bad to worse with reports circulating at Royal Melbourne that his caddie and brother in law, Kessler Karain, got into an altercation with a fan Saturday. 14 Dec 2019
PGA boss 'would love' to see Trump in Australia

PGA boss 'would love' to see Trump in Australia

PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan believes US President Donald Trump is "thinking about" a visit to Australia for his namesake event at Royal Melbourne in December. 21 Aug 2019
Web.com Tour becomes Korn Ferry Tour

Web.com Tour becomes Korn Ferry Tour

The PGA Tour and Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) announced today a 10-year agreement making the Los Angeles-based, global organizational consulting firm the Umbrella Sponsor of the newly named Korn Ferry Tour. 20 Jun 2019
Koepka named PGA Tour Player of the Year

Koepka named PGA Tour Player of the Year

Brooks Koepka has added another accolade to a sensational season by being named PGA Tour Player of the Year after a 2017/18 campaign highlighted by two major victories. 10 Oct 2018
PGA Tour increases FedEx series to $US70million

PGA Tour increases FedEx series to $US70million

Australians Marc Leishman and Jason Day admit the FedEx Cup prize pool being beefed up to $US70million next year will add an unprecedented level of intensity to the PGA Tour. 19 Sep 2018
New PGA Tour schedule boosts Aussie event hopes

New PGA Tour schedule boosts Aussie event hopes

PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan has left the door open for a regular event to be held in Australia in the near future, with the 2019 schedule confirming an earlier end to the American golf season. 11 Jul 2018