Men's golf

Hideki Matsuyama, from Japan, tees off on the third hole during the final round of the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament at Firestone Country Club, Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, in Akron, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
August 06, 2017 - 6:17 pm
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Hideki Matsuyama warmed up poorly and then turned in the best round of his career at the Bridgestone Invitational, a 9-under 61 that tied the course record and gave him another blowout victory in a World Golf Championship. It was the lowest final round in four decades at...
Read More
Hideki Matsuyama, from Japan, tees off on the third hole during the final round of the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament at Firestone Country Club, Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, in Akron, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
August 06, 2017 - 5:47 pm
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Hideki Matsuyama has won the Bridgestone Invitational with the lowest final round in four decades at Firestone Country Club. Matsuyama birdied his last three holes for a 9-under 61 to erase a two-shot deficit and claim his second World Golf Championships title. Matsuyama also won...
Read More
Golden State Warriors NBA basketball player Stephen Curry reacts after making a putt to save par on the 18th green during the Web.com Tour's Ellie Mae Classic golf tournament Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, in Hayward, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
August 05, 2017 - 8:40 am
HAYWARD, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry missed the cut Friday night against professional golfers one notch below the PGA Tour. But not before leaving some of golf's best players impressed that a two-time MVP for the Golden State Warriors could enter their arena and look respectable. Curry opened with...
Read More
August 04, 2017 - 11:57 am
Jordan Spieth knows all about pressure. He also knows about the history that awaits him at the PGA Championship. Surprisingly, he doesn't think the two are connected. Spieth understands what is at stake in the final major championship of the year. A victory would make the 24-year-old Texan only the...
Read More
August 03, 2017 - 9:01 pm
ST. ALBANS, Mo. (AP) — Akshay Bhatia has won the Boys Junior PGA Championship and shattered a scoring record that had stood for 24 years. Bhatia, a 15-year-old from Wake Forest, North Carolina, closed with a 5-under 67 on Thursday at The Country Club of St. Albans for a three-shot victory. He...
Read More
Golden State Warriors NBA basketball player Stephen Curry reacts after missing a birdie putt on the eighth green during the Web.com Tour's Ellie Mae Classic golf tournament Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, in Hayward, Calif. Curry shot a 4-over-par 74. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
August 03, 2017 - 6:30 pm
HAYWARD, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry pumped his right fist, raised his arms in the air with club in hand and gave a firm shoulder bump to caddie Jonnie West, his golf partner on road trips with the Golden State Warriors. A birdie at last after he scored three bogeys over his initial five holes...
Read More
Golden State Warriors NBA basketball player Stephen Curry reacts after making a putt to save par on the 18th green during the Web.com Tour's Ellie Mae Classic golf tournament Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, in Hayward, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
August 03, 2017 - 5:40 pm
HAYWARD, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry pumped his right fist, raised his arms in the air with club in hand and gave a firm shoulder bump to caddie Jonnie West, his golf partner on road trips with the Golden State Warriors. A birdie at last after he scored three bogeys over his initial five holes...
Read More
Jordan Spieth, right, and Rory McIlroy, from Northern Ireland, talk before teeing off on the 14th hole during the first round of the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament at Firestone Country Club, Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, in Akron, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
August 03, 2017 - 4:53 pm
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Rory McIlroy had his best friend on the bag and his best start on American soil in 18 months. For Jordan Spieth, it was more of the same with two long putts and another comment filled with bravado directed at his caddie. Both of them opened with a 3-under 67 at the Bridgestone...
Read More
August 02, 2017 - 6:08 pm
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Jordan Spieth is one week away from a shot at the career Grand Slam. He's more interested in looking behind him. Spieth returned to Dallas with the claret jug, and it wasn't more than a few hours before he already had watched highlights — twice — of his British Open victory at...
Read More
August 02, 2017 - 2:58 pm
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Rory McIlroy says he got rid of a caddie so that he could keep a friend. McIlroy parted ways with J.P. Fitzgerald after the British Open and will use his best friend, Harry Diamond, as his caddie in the Bridgestone Invitational and the PGA Championship next week. Still to be...
Read More

Pages