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Emotional Villegas shares RSM Classic lead

Emotional Villegas shares RSM Classic lead

Moving on from a devastating summer of losing his child, Colombian Camilo Villegas made a 10-foot birdie putt on his final hole Thursday for a six-under 64 and a share of the lead with Matt Wallace in The RSM Classic. 20 Nov 2020
The Preview: The RSM Classic

The Preview: The RSM Classic

The PGA Tour remains in Georgia this week for the 11th instalment of The RSM Classic at Sea Island Resort. Jason Day leads the Aussie charge and will be eager to make amends after missing the cut at the Masters. 17 Nov 2020
Casey sets hot pace at wet Masters

Casey sets hot pace at wet Masters

Paul Casey is chasing his first major victory with an impressive seven-under-par first round, making him the early leader at the 2020 Masters. 13 Nov 2020
Woods cards first bogey-free Masters start

Woods cards first bogey-free Masters start

Tiger Woods has always been a notoriously slow starter at Augusta National, even while winning five green jackets. Not this year. 13 Nov 2020
The Preview: ZOZO Championship at Sherwood

The Preview: ZOZO Championship at Sherwood

The PGA Tour has left Sin City and is headed for the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains in Southern California for the second edition of the ZOZO Championship. Can Tiger Woods successfully defend his title and claim a record-breaking 83rd PGA Tour victory? 20 Oct 2020
The Preview: Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

The Preview: Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

Viva Las Vegas! The PGA Tour arrives in Sin City for back-to-back events this week. First up: The Shriners Hospitals for Children Open at TPC Summerlin. 6 Oct 2020
Patient Day ready for second major win

Patient Day ready for second major win

Jason Day believes patience will be key if he is to win an elusive second major title at this week's US Open, as New York's Winged Foot will test every bit of his resolve. 16 Sep 2020
Johnson named PGA Tour Player of the Year

Johnson named PGA Tour Player of the Year

After three tournament wins and a FedExCup title, Dustin Johnson added more hardware to his trophy case on Monday when he was named PGA Tour Player of the Year for a second time. 15 Sep 2020
Leishman & Smith set for season finale

Leishman & Smith set for season finale

Marc Leishman admits he is a long shot to win the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup title but the Australian has targeted a top-five finish at the Tour Championship, which would cap a AU$7.6 million season. 2 Sep 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

The PGA Tour wraps up its shortened season in Atlanta this week, while the European Tour exits the UK bubble for Spain. See who our so-called experts like, having cast their eyes over both fields. 2 Sep 2020
Johnson pleased despite “ridiculous” Rahm putt

Johnson pleased despite “ridiculous” Rahm putt

Dustin Johnson made an "unbelievable" 45-foot birdie putt to force a playoff at the PGA Tour's BMW Championship on Sunday, then could only watch as Jon Rahm nailed an even more incredible putt on the first extra hole. 31 Aug 2020
Simpson back on PGA Tour after virus scare

Simpson back on PGA Tour after virus scare

World No.6 Webb Simpson will be the highest-ranked player in the field this week at the PGA Tour's stop in Detroit as he returns to competition after his family had a coronavirus scare. 2 Jul 2020
The Preview: Rocket Mortgage Classic

The Preview: Rocket Mortgage Classic

The PGA Tour returns to Detroit Golf Club this week for the second instalment of the Rocket Mortgage Classic. Can one of the seven Aussies in the field stand up to the likes of Bryson DeChambeau, Webb Simpson and Patrick Reed? 1 Jul 2020
Virus forces Campbell out of Rocket Mortgage Classic

Virus forces Campbell out of Rocket Mortgage Classic

Chad Campbell has become the latest player forced to withdraw from a PGA Tour event because of a positive coronavirus test. 1 Jul 2020
Koepka among further PGA Tour withdrawals

Koepka among further PGA Tour withdrawals

Major champions Brooks Koepka and Graeme McDowell are among those who withdrew from this week's Travelers Championship in Cromwell, Connecticut, after their caddies both tested positive for COVID-19, the PGA Tour said on Wednesday. 25 Jun 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

Despite two positive COVID-19 tests, the PGA Tour moves into the third week of its return at the Travelers Championship. See who our so-called experts like the look of this week at TPC River Highlands. 24 Jun 2020
Winner's Bag: Webb Simpson – RBC Heritage

Winner's Bag: Webb Simpson – RBC Heritage

It took a tournament scoring record in fading light for Webb Simpson to capture the RBC Heritage on Sunday. The American making five birdies in his last seven holes to emerge victorious over a tightly packed leaderboard. Here is what he had in the bag. 22 Jun 2020
Simpson savours Harbour Town win on Father's Day

Simpson savours Harbour Town win on Father's Day

Webb Simpson has celebrated another victory on Father's Day, this time with a tartan jacket instead of a US Open trophy, as he stormed home to win the PGA Tour's RBC Heritage. 22 Jun 2020
Simpson leads at COVID-hit Hilton Head

Simpson leads at COVID-hit Hilton Head

Webb Simpson and Bryson DeChambeau were trading birdies with vastly different games, Rory McIlroy ran off enough birdies to make the cut and the biggest move of the day at the RBC Heritage belonged to a player who made it to the course, but not the tee. 20 Jun 2020
The Huggan Interview: Ian Poulter

The Huggan Interview: Ian Poulter

One of the last Tour players to emerge from the ranks of pro-shop assistant, Ryder Cup hero and 17-time Tour winner Ian Poulter has exceeded the expectations of many, except his own. Here, he reflects on a career … not quite done yet. 25 Mar 2020
Dustin Johnson to skip Olympics

Dustin Johnson to skip Olympics

Former world No.1 Dustin Johnson will skip this year's Tokyo Olympics to focus on the PGA Tour's season-ending playoffs, his manager has told Golfweek. 3 Mar 2020