News for Friday, October 5, 2012
Jonas Blixt shot his second straight 7-under 64 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Brendon de Jonge in the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
Russ Cochran topped the SAS Championship leaderboard Friday in his return from a back injury, hitting all hit all 18 greens in regulation and shooting a 6-under 66.
Tiger Woods announced Thursday that he will compete in four tournaments, including two outside the United States, before the end of the year.
After a poor start, Florida Gulf Coast's men turned it around with a win at the Cobra Puma Invitational.
Branden Grace shot a 5-under 67 and extended his lead to five shots after the second round of the Dunhill Links Championships on Friday.
While lining up an eagle putt on the 12th green, Paul Casey ended up in the "ruff." The Englishman was 20 feet from the cup on his third hole Friday at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship when a dog ran onto the green and ran off with his ball.
Notebook: Arizona has opened its season with two victories and finds itself at No. 2 in the latest Golfweek/Sagarin Rankings, mostly due to staying focused on the task at hand.
While the U.S. continues to play incredible golf, the likes of Bulgaria and Serbia are playing one of only a handful of rounds that they will play as a team this year.
Ryan Moore matched the course record and his career best with a 10-under 61 on Thursday in the first round of the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.