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Stricker, Singh among those seeking U.S. Open spot via sectional qualifying
PGA Tour golfers Luke Donald, Vijay Singh, Davis Love III, Steve Stricker and Stewart Cink may have to compete in 2015 U.S. Open sectional qualifying to earn a spot at Chambers Bay in June.
At midway point in 2015 PGA Tour golf season, many top names face FedEx Cup ouster
The PGA Tour golf season 2015 reason to FedEx Cup Championship has big names such as Tiger Woods, Graeme McDowell and Martin Kamer on the outside looking in halfway through the season with Keegan Bradley and Jon Curran reunion and Rory Sabatini.
Tiger Woods' PGA Tour slide can be measured in frequency of big numbers
Tiger Woods' PGA Tour career and major performances look much different post-2009.
PGA Tour stop at Colonial without Jim Furyk? It makes sense, oddly enough
Jim Furyk loves the PGA Tour stop at Colonial but won't play the 2015 Crowne Plaza Invitational because of scheduling problems.
PGA Tour player Brett Quigley starts to find his footing again after off-season misstep
PGA Tour veteran Brett Quigley is working to return from an injury sustained last fall on a hunting trip.
College golfer Brian Butler declines $10,000 for ace and retains eligibility at Boston College
Boston College's Brian Butler recently turned down a $10,000 prize for a hole-in-one to maintain his NCAA college-golf eligibility.
Tiger Woods, Rickie Fowler highlight interesting numbers at Players Championship
Rickie Fowler and Sergio Garcia do damage on famed 17th hole at Sawgrass; Tiger Woods has more birdies than Rory McIlroy, but finishes 61 spots worse.
Must not be the shoes: Sergio Garcia's adventure on TPC Sawgrass' 14th hole
Even announcer Rich Beem knew that Sergio Garcia wouldn't take a drop after finding the cart path on the 14th hole at Sawgrass. What he didn't know? That Garcia would take off his shoes.
PGA Tour honors former NBC Sports chairman Dick Ebersol, who influenced name of The Players Championship
The PGA Tour presented former NBC Sports chairman Dick Ebersol with a lifetime-achievement honor at The Players Championship, a tournament name influenced by Ebersol.
Bubba Watson will be well-rested before U.S. Open, Travelers Championship
Bubba Watson will play the U.S. Open and Travelers Championship in consecutive weeks, but will take five weeks off before Chambers Bay.
Top PGA Tour players like Rickie Fowler and Graeme McDowell agree: Anonymous polls 'not cool'
PGA Tour players Rickie Fowler and Graeme McDowell are among those who think anonymous polls like the ones ESPN and Sports Illustrated did aren't cool.
Justin Thomas surges into contention at The Players with record 10 birdies
The PGA Tour's 2015 Players Championship Tour rookie Justin Thomas surges into contention with record 10 birdies during Round 3 at TPC Sawgrass.
Martin Flores among early movers Saturday at The Players Championship
The PGA Tour's 2015 Players Championship during Saturday's Round 3 saw Martin Flores, Chesson Hadley and Jhonattan Vegas make an early move at TPC Sawgrass.
Punishing start to Players Championship sends Brooks Koepka, Keegan Bradley home; Brandt Snedeker collapses
Brooks Koepka, Keegan Bradley and Brandt Snedeker were among the players who had to cut out of the Players Championship early after a rough start.
Predictably, TPC Sawgrass' closing gauntlet puts Players Championship field on edge
The closing gauntlet at TPC Sawgrass for the Players Championship had this PGA Tour field on edge.
After another missed Players cut, PGA Tour player Phil Mickelson will regroup for U.S. Open
Phil Mickelson missed another cut at the Players Championship and now it's time for the PGA Tour player to regroup for the U.S. Open.
PGA Tour players Derek Fathauer, David Hearn among pleasant surprises at Players Championship
PGA Tour players David Hearn and Derek Fathauer shot 67 and 68, respectively, Thursday at The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass.
Nos. 17, 18 at TPC Sawgrass leave marks on Players Championship PGA Tour field
The 17th and 18th holes at TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course left their marks on the field Thursday at the Players Championship.
Not bothered by Sports Illustrated poll, Rickie Fowler cards 69 at The Players Championship
PGA Tour player Rickie Fowler cards 3-under 69 Thursday at The Players Championship after being named one of Tour's most overrated players in a Sports Illustrated anonymous poll.
PGA Tour player Cameron Tringale's good roll continues with nice start at The Players Championship
PGA Tour player Cameron Tringale has his game headed in the right direction and his start at The Players Championship keeps that good roll going.
Stadium Course looms as challenge for Tour veterans and rookies alike
The Players Championship venue is just as difficult for PGA Tour veterans as it is for newcomers.
Floridian Matt Every revels in PGA Tour home game at TPC Sawgrass for Players Championship
PGA Tour player Matt Every makes his fourth appearance at the Players Championship as one of the hometown players.
Tiger Woods physically healthy, emotionally strained entering The Players Championship on PGA Tour
Tiger Woods talked Monday at The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass about how he's physically healthy, but emotionally strained after his breakup with Lindsey Vonn.
Rory McIlroy's WGC marathon kicks off five-week stretch of competition on PGA Tour and European Tour
Rory McIlroy will play four consecutive weeks on the PGA Tour and European Tour after his WGC-Cadillac Match Play title.
Rory McIlroy fights through daylight at WGC-Cadillac Match Play
The 2015 WGC-Cadillac Match Play had Rory McIlroy and Paul Casey fighting for semifinal spot through daylight in San Francisco with McIlroy and Casey headed to finish match Sunday morning.
With wife on the mend, Marc Leishman is the real winner at WGC-Cadillac Match Play
The 2015 WGC-Cadillac Match Play PGA Tour golf tournament with Marc Leishman and wife Audrey sick but recovering.
John Senden tops red-hot Hunter Mahan at WGC-Cadillac Match Play
The 2015 WGC-Cadillac Match Play Round of 16 PGA Tour golf with Hunter Mahan and John Senden at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco.
Branden Grace, Tommy Fleetwood take advantage of new-look PGA Tour WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship
Branden Grace and Tommy Fleetwood would've been eliminated on the first day using the old match-play format, yet both took advantage of the new-look WGC-Cadillac Match Play to advance Friday at TPC Harding Park.
At PGA Tour's WGC Match Play, chances of Rory McIlroy-Jordan Spieth Sunday showdown remain
The PGA Tour's WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship 2015 still includes Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth on runs.
Round 3 scenarios at the PGA Tour's WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship: It's all so simple (no, really)
How could the PGA Tour's WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship unfold during Round 3 of match play? Find out for yourself.
Icy Bradley-Watson match highlights Group 4's contrasting style at WGC-Cadillac Match Play
The 2015 WGC-Cadillac Match Play group play PGA Tour golf with Bubba Watson and Keegan Bradley tension and Miguel Angel Jimenez and Louis Oosthuizen friends.
On Day 2 at Harding Park, new Match Play format sinks in
The PGA Tour's WGC-Cadillac Match Play continues with its new format and its just beginning to sink in.
WGC Match Play notes: Top PGA Tour players Adam Scott, Graeme McDowell, Matt Kuchar fall
Players like Adam Scott and Graeme McDowell fell in the first round at Harding Park, but under-the-radar PGA Tour players emerged.
PGA Tour player Jordan Spieth maintains momentum by winning WGC Match Play opener
Masters champion Jordan Spieth continued his streak of PGA Tour success by winning his first match at the WGC-Cadillac Match Play.
Match Play: It's not over for top-seeded players, but it sure feels like it
Big names – Jason Day, Justin Rose, Matt Kuchar, Jimmy Walker, Henrik Stenson and Ian Poulter – all lost on Day 1 at the 2015 Match Play Championship. While they feel defeated, they still have a glimmer of hope.
Doubleheader for Ryan Palmer's caddie: Match Play and Four-Ball
James Edmondson, caddie to PGA Tour player Ryan Palmer, is trying to double dip while at the PGA Tour WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship. He will try to caddie and then play in the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball at Olympic.
After a busy few weeks, PGA Tour pro Jordan Spieth is ready for the WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship
PGA Tour player Jordan Spieth is ready for the WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship after a busy few weeks as the Masters champion.
PGA Tour WGC Match Play mindset remains same despite change to format
PGA Tour WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship is still one of those highly anticipated weeks as the mindset remains the same despite the format change for 2015.
Notes on a PGA Tour WGC Match Play field without Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson
Neither Tiger Woods nor Phil Mickelson has been much of a WGC Match Play Championship factor in recent years. In their absence, here are some notes on the rest of the field.
Phil Mickelson WDs from PGA Tour's WGC Match Play
Phil Mickelson’s last-minute decision to skip the WGC-Match Play Championship for a fourth straight year means that Finland’s Mikko Ilonen will be in the field for a second time.
PGA Tour's WGC-Match Play Championship: Breaking down new format at TPC Harding Park
Golfweek's Jim McCabe breaks down the new format, the field and everything else you need to know before next week's WGC-Match Play Championship at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco.
WGC-Match Play: How money, FedEx Cup points will be awarded
With the format being changed for this year’s WGC-Match Play Championship, the awarding of prize money and FedEx Cup points will take on a different look than in years past.
By the numbers: WGC-Match Play field
There are six 2015 PGA Tour winners that will not be playing the WGC-Match Play Championship, while plenty of 2014 participants have fallen off the Match Play map.
Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy face schedule problems ahead of U.S. Open at Chambers Bay
Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott are all facing busy schedules as they prepare for the year's second major, the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay.
PGA Tour players Tommy Fleetwood, Ben Martin secure WGC-Cadillac Match Play berths
PGA Tour player Ben Martin and European Tour player Tommy Fleetwood were among the top 64 players in the world who received WGC-Match Play berths.
Golfweek PostGame: Jim Furyk closes out PGA Tour's RBC Heritage for 17th career title
Jim Furyk broke a winless streak Sunday by winning the RBC Heritage in a playoff for his 17th career PGA Tour victory.
PGA Tour player Phil Mickelson adds his name to strong Wells Fargo field
PGA Tour player Phil Mickelson confirmed he will play the Wells Fargo Championship next month.
Ernie Els' match-play run in jeopardy; field set after PGA Tour's RBC Heritage
PGA Tour pro golfer Ernie Els needs a good week at the RBC Heritage in order to secure a spot in this year's WGC Match Play Chamionship field, along with many other players.
Amy Mickelson reminds Phil to "bring home some crystal" from 2015 Masters after down year in 2014
PGA Tour pro golfer Phil Mickelson was reminded by his wife to "bring home some crystal" after a down year in 2014. Mickelson finished runner-up at the 2015 Masters, while bringing home two crystal glasses for eagles.
Shell Houston Open PGA Tour stop proves profitable for many players at Masters
PGA Tour's Shell Houston Open proves profitable for many players, such as 2015 Masters champion Jordan Spieth and runners-up Phil Mickelson and Justin Rose.