News for Friday, November 8, 2013
5 Things: Chris Kirk leads McGladrey Classic in back yard
It was windy Friday, and it’s crowded at the top after two days of the McGladrey Classic -- with local Chris Kirk climbing to the lead before play was suspended because of darkness.
As the LPGA tour revealed Friday that it would add a stop in Grand Rapids, Mich., in 2014, Grand Rapids native Allison Fouch-Duncan announced her retirement from the tour.
Former Tour commish Beman talks slow play, bifurcation, more
Former PGA Tour commissioner Deane Beman didn’t couch his opinions on a wide range of topics -- including the topic at hand, slow play.
The LPGA has announced an addition to its 2014 competition schedule – the Meijer LPGA Classic.
Turkish Open: Tee times, Saturday's third round
Tiger Woods will play in the day's penultimate group alongside Turkish Open co-leader and FedEx Cup champion Henrik Stenson during Saturday's third round.
Ian Poulter's race includes side bet on Henrik Stenson chase
After Henrik Stenson finished a recent TV shoot, Ian Poulter approached the newly minted FedEx Cup champion and Race to Dubai leader with a side bet.
Stenson, Poulter among four-way tie for Turkish lead; Woods near
Tiger Woods worked his magic in Friday’s second round, climbing to just one shot back of FedEx Cup champion Henrik Stenson, Ian Poulter and two others.
How it happened: Tiger fires 63, one shot back in Turkey
Thanks to a three-hour weather delay on Thursday, Tiger Woods will have to complete 26 holes Friday at the Turkish Airlines Open. Follow the live action now!
Shiho Oyama leads Mizuno Classic; 9 more one shot back
Japan's Shiho Oyama had six birdies and two bogeys Friday for a one-shot lead over a group of nine that includes Brittany Lincicome and Jiyai Shin.
Stenson, two others tied for Turkish Airlines lead; Tiger six back
Sweden’s Henrik Stenson, Denmark’s Thomas Bjorn and South Africa’s Darren Fichardt shot 8-under 64s and are tied for the lead after the first round at the weather-delayed Turkish Airlines Open was completed on Friday morning.
Adam Scott leads Australian PGA; Rickie Fowler three back
Adam Scott took advantage of easier morning conditions Friday to shoot a 4-under 67 and take a two-stroke lead after two rounds of the Australian PGA championship.
George McNeill finishes off 62 for 1-shot lead at Sea Island
George McNeill hit six shots Friday morning at Sea Island to finish off his 8-under 62 and take a one-shot lead in the McGladrey Classic.