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U.S. wins dramatic Presidents Cup, 15.5-14.5
The United States captures a captivating 2015 Presidents Cup 15.5-14.5 at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Incheon, South Korea.
Internationals face uphill battle with shaky Sunday singles lineup
The Internationals face an uphill battle to win the 2015 Presidents Cup over the U.S. with shaky singles lineup on Sunday at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea.
U.S. clings to one-point Presidents Cup lead heading into Sunday singles
The U.S. clings to one-point Presidents Cup lead heading into Sunday singles as the Americans are up 9.5-8.5 on the Internationals at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea.
Presidents Cup to return to Australia in 2019; Royal Melbourne likely site
The Presidents Cup will return in 2019 to Australia and likely Royal Melbourne Golf Club, host of the 1998 and 2011 Presidents Cups.
Jordan Spieth's clutch putting keeps Americans in lead at Presidents Cup
American Jordan Spieth's clutch putting keeps the U.S. in the lead by a point at the Presidents Cup at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Incheon, South Korea.
Miceli: Plenty of shared blame in Phil Mickelson one-ball-condition fiasco
Alex Miceli says there are plenty of parties to blame in the Phil Mickelson one-ball-condition fiasco at the Presidents Cup at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club in Incheon, South Korea.
Presidents Cup momentum lies with Internationals entering crucial Day 3
The 2015 Presidents Cup Day Two saw the International Team come within a point of the defending champion Americans in South Korea, with a crucial Saturday foursomes and four-ball session still to come.
Wild 2015 Presidents Cup match ends in halve with Phil Mickelson, Jason Day in mix
PGA Tour golfers Jason Day and Adam Scott halved a 2015 Presidents Cup math with Phil Mickelson and Zach Johnson in a wild match that included a rules infraction and a bunker hole out.
Phil Mickelson ball gaffe loses U.S. team same hole twice at 2015 Presidents Cup
Phil Mickelson ball gaffe allows his team (Mickelson/Zach Johnson) to lose the same hole twice against Adam Scott/Jason Day at the Presidents Cup in Incheon, South Korea.
Americans dominate foursomes, roll to 4-1 lead in Presidents Cup
The U.S. opened up a 4-1 lead after the opening foursomes session of the 2015 Presidents Cup Thursday at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Incheon, South Korea.
Long hitters Bubba Watson, J.B. Holmes use short games to win opening Presidents Cup match
American long hitters Bubba Watson and J.B. Holmes used their short games to defeat Adam Scott and Hideki Matsuyama in Thursday's opening foursomes match at the Presidents Cup.
PGA Tour not worried about budget cuts affecting experience for 2016 Olympics in Rio
The PGA Tour is not concerned about budget cuts affecting golf's return to the Olympics next year in Rio de Janeiro.
Former Asia-Pacific Amateur champ Antonio Murdaca turns pro, signs with ISM
Former Asia-Pacific Amateur champion Antonio Murdaca turned professional and will play in his first event as a professional next week at the PGA Tour of Australasia’s Fiji International.
2015 Presidents Cup pairings, match tee times: Thursday foursomes
2015 Presidents Cup pairings and match tee times for Thursday foursomes in South Korea with Jordan Spieth teaming up with Dustin Johnson.
Presidents Cup captains to face tough choices with new format
The 2015 Presidents Cup USA captain Jay Haas and International captain Nick Price will face tough lineup decisions with format changes for match in South Korea.
PGA Tour golfer Adam Scott hires David Clarke as caddie in season of change
PGA Tour golfer Adam Scott hires David Clarke as caddie ahead of 2015 Presidents Cup in season of change that includes new putter.
Arkansas men's golfers Nicolas Echavarria, Taylor Moore return to team after voyeurism case
Arkansas college golfers Nicolas Echavarria and Taylor Moore, are back in good standing with the Razorbacks after having been suspended from the team last spring in the wake of felony arrests for video voyeurism.
Sam Horsfield cites visa concerns as reason for 2015 Walker Cup absence
Men's college golfer Sam Horsfield cites visa concerns between England and the United States as reason for withdrawing from the GB&I team before the 2015 Walker Cup.
Florida State fights back for 2015 Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational title, Maverick McNealy secures win
Florida State Seminoles men's golf overtook Stanford and won the Olympia Fields Country Club/Illini Invitational by three strokes Sunday at Olympia Fields (Ill.) Country Club, as Maverick McNealy won the individual title.
Jason Day hits cruise control at 2015 BMW Championship and expands lead to six strokes
Australian Jason Day hits cruise control at the 2015 BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Illinois and expands his lead at the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup playoffs event to six strokes.
Louis Oosthuizen dejected after South Africa's stunning 2015 Rugby World Cup loss to Japan
Louis Oosthuizen was dejected following a third-round 68 at the PGA Tour's BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Ill. due to South Africa's Springboks stunning 2015 Rugby World Cup loss to Japan's Cherry Blossoms.
Henrik Stenson fights through near withdrawal; Rory McIlroy unsatisfied with low round
Henrik Stenson fights through near withdrawal due to wrist injury, and Rory McIlroy is unsatisfied with his 6-under 65 at the BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Ill.
Tiger Woods undergoes another back surgery and will miss the rest of 2015
Tiger Woods has second microdiscectomy back surgery and will miss the rest of 2015, including the Frys.com Open.
Following tough slump, PGA Tour rookie Daniel Berger finding his way again
Following a tough slump after a Honda Classic playoff loss, PGA Tour rookie Daniel Berger is finding his way again in the FedEx Cup playoffs at the BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Ill.
American Jim Furyk withdraws from PGA Tour's BMW Championship with wrist injury
Jim Furyk withdraws from the PGA Tour's BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest, Illinois because of a wrist injury.
PGA Tour golfer Hunter Mahan seeks to extend playoff streak and maybe even win it all, finally
PGA Tour golfer Hunter Mahan, who has qualified for every FedEx Cup Playoffs event in nine years, is looking to keep that streak alive at the BMW Championship.
Paul Dunne, Gavin Moynihan turn pro after Walker Cup win
Paul Dunne, Gavin Moynihan, Ashley Chesters, Jimmy Mullen and Gary Hurley all turn pro after Great Britain & Ireland's Walker Cup win at Royal Lytham & St. Annes.
GB&I cruises to 2015 Walker Cup victory over U.S., 16.5-9.5
The Great Britain & Ireland team cruises to a 16.5-9.5 2015 Walker Cup victory over the United States at Royal Lytham & St. Annes in Lytham St. Annes, England.
GB&I youngsters Dunne-Hurley outlast U.S. duo Harvey-McCoy, 1 up, in foursomes
Great Britain & Ireland's Paul Dunne nad Gary Hurley defeated the United States' Scott Harvey and Mike McCoy Sunday at the 2015 Walker Cup.
United States buoyed by comebacks but trails Great Britain & Ireland, 7-5, after Day One at Walker Cup
At the 45th Walker Cup at Royal Lytham and St. Annes, the United States trails Great Britain & Ireland, 7-5, after Day One but stayed in the hunt after a series of comebacks from Hunter Stewart and Beau Hossler.
Lee and Mike McCoy fall for U.S. in Walker Cup debuts
Jack Hume and Gavin Moynihan of Great Britain & Ireland defeated Lee McCoy and Mike McCoy of the United States in Saturday foursomes at the 2015 Walker Cup in England.
Walker Cup notes: The U.S. squad that could have been; Michael McCoy fights old-man curse; Hunter Stewart listens to Brandt Snedeker
The 2015 U.S. Walker Cup squad could have had Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Patrick Rodgers and Ollie Schniederjans but have none and are underdogs at the 2015 Walker Cup at Royal Lytham and St. Annes. USA's Michael McCoy is third-oldest in Walker Cup history. Hunter Stewart heeds advice from fellow Vanderbilt Commodore Brandt Snedeker.
Spider Miller takes all-inclusive approach with 2015 U.S. Walker Cup squad
The 2015 U.S. Walker Cup team, which features Beau Hossler and Bryson DeChambeau, is ready to go at Royal Lytham for its biennial match with Great Britain and Ireland.
PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth exits Deutsche Bank Championship with 2nd straight missed cut
PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth missed the cut for the second straight week, at the Deutsche Bank Championship, but could still move to World No. 1 after this week.
M Club withdraws bid for Spokane Country Club, likely ending its run as a private club
Spokane (Wash) Country Club’s life as a private club is coming to an end as the M Club, which is owned by Phil Mickelson, withdrew its bid for acquisition.
Ian Poulter gets back on track with opening 67 at Deutsche Bank Championship
PGA Tour golfer Ian Poulter hopes to regain his form after first-round 67 at the 2015 Deutsche Bank Championship and recover from minor injury.
Colt Knost, Gary Woodland make moves at Deutsche Bank with eyes on FedEx Cup Playoffs
PGA Tour golfers Colt Knost and Gary Woodland post solid first-round scores at 2015 Deutsche Bank Championship with eye on FedEx Cup Playoffs standings.
Jordan Spieth still maturing on course at PGA Tour's Deutsche Bank Championship
PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth still seeks maturity on course in attempt to rise back to World No. 1 this week at TPC Boston for Deutsche Bank Championship.
U.S. Walker Cup preparation includes visit with Arnold Palmer at Latrobe Country Club
The 2015 U.S. Walker Cup team visited Arnold Palmer at Latrobe Country Club in Pennsylvania and will spend time in New York City before traveling to England.
Champions Tour will launch 3-event playoff series for 2016, sources say
The PGA Tour plans to introduce a three-event Champions Tour playoff system with an event in Savannah, Ga., and Richmond, Va., before Charles Schwab Cup in 2016.
Wilson Golf Course could be host course if Los Angeles wins 2024 Olympics bid
Wilson Golf Course could serve as the host course for the 2024 Olympic Games should Los Angeles be named host city.
U.S. Amateur upstarts Derek Bard, Sean Crocker force Walker Cup selectors to take a look
The process of picking the 10-man U.S. Walker Cup team has grown far more complicated after Americans Derek Bard and Sean Crocker advanced to the U.S. Amateur semifinals.
Virginia's Derek Bard writes quite a story as semifinalist in 2015 U.S. Amateur at Olympia Fields
Virginia men's golfer Derek Bard defeated Arizona State's Jon Rahm, the No. 1 amateur in the WAGR, at the 2015 U.S. Amateur in the quarterfinals at Olympia Fields.
Bryson DeChambeau seeks golf improvement in wide variety of techniques
SMU men's amateur golfer Bryson DeChambeau uses a variety of odd techniques to improve his game, such as single-length irons, Vector Putting and the DECADE System at 2015 U.S. Amateur.
Bryson DeChambeau stops Maverick McNealy in U.S. Amateur showdown of college standouts
SMU men's golfer Bryson DeChambeau defeated Stanford's Maverick McNealy in the Round of 16 at the 2015 U.S. Amateur at Olympia Fields.
As two-time major champion, Zach Johnson shows he might be in another league
Zach Johnson, the 2015 British Open champion who was honored at a recent Cubs game, doesn't view himself as an overachiever.
Arkansas men's college golf signee Austin Connelly considers professional, Walker Cup options after U.S. Amateur loss
Arkansas men's college golf signee Austin Connelly considers professional and Walker Cup options after U.S. Amateur loss to Stanford's Maverick McNealy, including Web.com Tour Q-School.
Illinois college golfer Thomas Detry rallies from early 3-down deficit to advance in U.S. Amateur
Thomas Detry of Belgium has faced pressure-packed match-play situations during his three years at Illinois, so he didn't panic Wednesday at the U.S. Amateur.
Jordan Spieth and company give chase, but Jason Day just too much at PGA
Jordan Spieth, Branden Grace and Justin Rose gave it a good run at the PGA Championship, but in the end Jason Day was just too much to beat Sunday at Whistling Straits.
Whistling Straits’ champion for another major: Ziggy
Read about Robert Ziegelbauer and Zig’s Hostel and Social Club, located just outside of Whistling Straits and a popular hangout at the 2015 PGA Championship.