Justin Thomas celebrated after sinking a birdie putt on the 18th green during the final round at the BMW Championship at Medinah (Ill.) Country Club o

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship

Staked to a six-shot lead, Justin Thomas spent more time Sunday worrying about what could go wrong than ending 12 months without winning.
Golf
8:50am

European Tour introduces 4-point plan to tackle slow play

The European Tour has announced a four-point plan to crack down on slow play in golf.
Golf
2:00am

Early end of season for Woods doesn't take away from Masters

For the fifth time in the last six years, August on the PGA Tour means no more Tiger Woods for the rest of the season.
Golf
August 18

Ogletree, Augenstein headline US Walker Cup team

U.S. Amateur champion Andy Ogletree and runner-up John Augenstein headline the United States' final seven additions to its Walker Cup team.
Golf
August 18

Monday qualifier Barron beats Couples at En Joie

Doug Barron became the 13th Monday qualifier to win a PGA Tour Champions event, holing two 15-foot birdie putts after a rain delay to beat Fred Couples by two strokes Sunday in the Dick's Sporting Goods Open.
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August 18

Thomas wins at Medinah, takes No. 1 seed to FedEx Cup finale

Justin Thomas had more stress than he wanted and answered with the shots he needed Sunday at Medinah to win the BMW Championship and claim the No. 1 seed going into the FedEx Cup finale.
Golf
August 18

Ogletree rallies to beat Augenstein in U.S. Amateur final

Andy Ogletree was in danger of being blown out of the U.S. Amateur final. He kept his poise — and his confidence — and came back to win.
Golf
August 18
Phil Mickelson prepares to play from the 10th tee during the final round of the BMW Championship at Medinah Country Club No. 3 on Aug. 18, 2019 in Med

Mickelson late to the course after lightning hits hotel

Phil Mickelson had a wild Sunday, and that was before he showed up for the BMW Championship.
Golf
August 18

Pieters becomes 1st golfer to win Czech Masters twice

Thomas Pieters shot a 3-under 69 Sunday to become the first golfer to win the Czech Masters for the second time, beating Adri Arnaus of Spain by one stroke.
Golf
August 18

Inaugural Aurora Games ready to kick off in Albany, NY

When former UCLA gymnastics coach Valorie Kondos Field was asked to be part of the inaugural Aurora Games, she jumped at the chance. Celebrating the female athlete is right up her alley.
Golf
August 18
Justin Thomas celebrated after making a birdie on the 14th hole during the third round of the BMW Championship on Saturday.

Justin Thomas crushes Medinah with 61 for 6-shot lead

Winless over the last 12 months, Justin Thomas knew he was playing well and he was due for a low round.
Golf
August 17

Doug Barron leads suspended Dick's Sporting Goods Open

Monday qualifier Doug Barron had a one-stroke lead in the Dick's Sporting Goods Open when lightning forced the suspension of play late in the second round Saturday.
Golf
August 17

It's Augenstein, Ogletree in US Amateur final

John Augenstein and Andy Ogletree advanced to the U.S. Amateur final Saturday at Pinehurst No. 2.
Golf
August 17

Pieters posts 6-under to take one-shot lead at Czech Masters

Thomas Pieters birdied the final hole to take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Czech Masters on Saturday.
Golf
August 16
Hideki Matsuyam read the fifth green during the second round of the BMW Championship.

Matsuyama blisters Medinah with 63 for BMW Championship lead

Hideki Matsuyama has never missed the Tour Championship since his first full year on the PGA Tour. He played Friday like he doesn't want the streak to end.
Golf
August 16

Teen Cohen Trolio advances to US Amateur semifinals

Teenager Cohen Trolio advanced to the U.S. Amateur semifinals by beating Austin Squires 3 and 1 on Friday.
Golf
August 16

Jimenez, Barron share PGA Tour Champions lead

Miguel Angel Jimenez birdied three of the final six holes Friday for a 7-under 65 and a share of the first-round lead with Monday qualifier Doug Barron in the PGA Tour Champions' Dick's Sporting Goods Open.
Golf
August 16

Molinari cards 6 under for two-shot lead of Czech Masters

Edoardo Molinari shot his second straight 6-under 66 and earned a two-shot lead after two rounds of the Czech Masters on Friday.
Golf
August 15
Justin Thomas hit from the bunker on the 18th green during the first round of the BMW Championship at Medinah Country Club on Thursday.

Thomas turns it around and shares lead at Medinah

On the range, Justin Thomas had no idea where the ball was going. Some five hours later, he had a share of the course record at Medinah.
Golf
August 15

Squires continues US Amateur run, returns to quarterfinals

Austin Squires won two matches Thursday to advance to the U.S. Amateur quarterfinals for the second straight year.
Golf
August 15

Green shoots 8-under 64 for one-shot lead of Czech Masters

Gavin Green of Malaysia shot an 8-under 64 for a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Czech Masters on Thursday.
Golf
August 15

Poulter thriving on memories of Medinah

Ian Poulter walked into the Medinah clubhouse to register for the BMW Championship and immediately felt at home.
Golf
August 15

Israelson wins his sixth Minnesota Senior PGA title

Bill Israelson shot rounds of 68 and 67 for a 9-under 135 to win his sixth Minnesota Senior PGA Championship on Wednesday at Island View Golf Club in Waconia, Minn.
Golf
August 14

This week in pro golf

The PGA Tour stops at Medinah Country Club for the BMW Championship this week.
Golf
August 14
The PGA Tour is projecting that Tiger Woods will need to finish 11th to have a realistic chance of advancing to the Tour Championship next week at Eas

Woods shows up in Chicago, has work to do to reach Atlanta

By withdrawing last week and earning no points — at a time when points count four times as much — Tiger Woods slipped from No. 28 to No. 38 in the FedEx Cup. Only the top 30 advance to the Tour Championship next week at East Lake.
Golf
August 14

Squires beats medalist Wu in US Amateur's round of 64

Austin Squires beat qualifying medalist Brandon Wu 2 up on Wednesday on the first day of match play at the U.S. Amateur.
Golf
August 14

Woods needs good week, good health to make it to East Lake

The course is familiar to Tiger Woods. The circumstances are not.
Golf
August 14
In this Sept. 7, 2017, photo provided by Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena poses for a photo. The former ISU golfer

Man says he's sorry for killing former Iowa college golfer

The homeless man who pleaded guilty to killing a former Iowa State golfer has told a judge that he's sorry for his crime.
Golf
August 13

Column: Video sheds new light on old problem of slow play

This could go down as one of the most memorable years in golf.
Golf
August 12

Pettersen handed Solheim Cup wild card

Norway's Suzann Pettersen was given a Solheim Cup wild card Monday despite having played just two tournaments since November 2017.
Golf
August 11
Brooks Koepka, acknowledging applause after putting on the first hole Sunday, is noted for not being a fan of slow play.

Tour says it will explore pace-of-play policy

The PGA Tour says it will look closer at its pace-of-play policy, which could lead to timing players who typically take a long time playing shots.
Golf
August 11
With the New York skyline in the distance, Patrick Reed walked off the 15th green at the Northern Trust golf tournament at Liberty National on Sunday.

Patrick Reed wins The Northern Trust at Liberty National

Patrick Reed picked a good time to end 16 months without a victory.
Golf
August 11
Mi Jung Hur poses as she celebrated with the trophy after winning the Ladies Scottish Open at the Renaissance Club in North Berwick.

Hur wins Ladies Scottish Open

Mi Jung Hur won her third LPGA Tour title with a brilliant final round at the Ladies Scottish Open on Sunday.
Golf
August 11

Reed delivers clutch putts to win FedEx Cup opener

The harder he worked, the farther Patrick Reed felt he was falling behind. That's when the people around him sought drastic measures by making him leave his golf clubs alone for 10 whole days.
Golf
August 11

Australia's Gabriela Ruffels wins US Women's Amateur

Gabriela Ruffels became the first Australian winner in U.S. Women's Amateur history Sunday, beating Albane Valenzuela of Switzerland 1 up in the 36-hole final at Old Waverly Golf Club.
Golf
August 11

Van Dam seals place in Europe's Solheim Cup team

Anne Van Dam of the Netherlands will make her Solheim Cup debut in September after sealing her place with a top-10 finish in the Ladies Scottish Open.
Golf
August 10
Patrick Reed

Reed takes 1-shot lead at FedEx Cup opener

Patrick Reed is finally being rewarded with good scores, and he hopes it can be enough to turn around his season.
Golf
August 10

DeChambeau defends social media criticism of slow play

Bryson DeChambeau wasted no time defending himself against accusations of slow play Saturday after harsh criticism on social media stemming from a video showing him taking more than two minutes to hit an 8-foot putt.
Golf
August 10

Moriya Jutanugarn leads Ladies Scottish Open

Trying to follow her sister with a Ladies Scottish Open victory, Moriya Jutanugarn shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead into the final round at The Renaissance Club.
Golf
August 10

Jutanugarn hits the front at Ladies Scottish Open

Thailand's Moriya Jutanugarn shot a four-under 67 to take a one-stroke lead after the third round of the Ladies Scottish Open on Saturday.
Golf
August 9
Dustin Johnson

Johnson takes 1-shot lead over Spieth at Liberty National

Dustin Johnson has missed nine birdie chances from 10 feet or closer at Liberty National, which ordinarily might annoy him.