August 25
Spectators are tended to after a lightning strike on the East Lake Golf Club course left several injured during a weather delay in the third round of

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 6 injuries

Six people were injured Saturday when lightning struck a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship where they were taking cover from rain and showered them with debris, Atlanta police said.
August 24

Couples makes an ace, builds 5-shot lead at Boeing Classic

Fred Couples made a hole-in-one in a round of 9-under 63 on Saturday and built a five-shot lead after two rounds of the Boeing Classic, his hometown tournament that he is trying to win for the first time.
August 24

Ko, Broch Larsen tied for lead at CP Women's Open

Top-ranked Jin Young Ko shot a 7-under 65 on Saturday to grab a share of the lead heading into the final round of the CP Women's Open.
August 24

Ex-Gophers golfer Van Rooyen shoots 64, leads by 1 at Scandinavian Invitation

South African golfer Erik van Rooyen birdied five of his last six holes to shoot a 6-under 64 on Saturday and take a one-stroke lead into the final round of the Scandinavian Invitation.
August 23
Brooks Koepka hit out of a fairway bunker on the 13th hole during second round play in the Tour Championship

Koepka leads at East Lake as stars get some separation

A storm delay at the Tour Championship slowed the momentum of Brooks Koepka and Justin Thomas, right when they were starting to pull ahead in the chase for the $15 million FedEx Cup.
August 23

Fred Funk shoots 64, leads Couples by 1 at Boeing Classic

Fred Funk shot an 8-under 64 and held a one-shot lead over hometown favorite Fred Couples after the first round of the Boeing Classic on Friday.
August 23

Larsen leads CP Women's Open after 2nd straight 66

Nicole Broch Larsen shot her second consecutive 6-under 66 on Friday for a one-shot lead over top-ranked Jin Young Ko midway through the CP Women's Open.
August 23

Stenson shoots 62, in contention at Scandinavian Invitation

Henrik Stenson rolled in six straight birdies around the turn in his 8-under 62 in the second round of the Scandinavian Invitation, leaving the Swede two strokes off the lead held by Matthew Fitzpatrick on Friday.
August 22

Annie Park leads CP Women's Open; Brooke Henderson 1 back

Annie Park shot a 7-under 65 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead in the opening round of the CP Women's Open.
August 22
Justin Thomas reacts as he misses a putt for eagle on the 18th hole during the first round of the Tour Championship

Thomas loses cushion, shares lead in Tour Championship

Xander Schauffele was six shots behind before he ever hit a shot Thursday in the new scoring format for the Tour Championship. His goal was to keep his head down, play good golf and see where he stood to par at the end of two days.
August 22

Ormsby leads Scandinavian Invitation after opening-round 62

Wade Ormsby holed a 4-iron from 196 yards for eagle on his way to shooting a bogey-free, 8-under 62 at the Scandinavian Invitation, giving him the first-round lead in the European Tour event on Thursday.
August 22
Justin Thomas tees off on the first hole during practice for the Tour Championship

Thomas will be keeping eye on 2 sets of scores at East Lake

The PGA Tour wanted a format that eliminated two winners on Sunday at East Lake — the Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup. The new system means whoever has the lowest score to par wins the FedEx Cup.
August 21

A new format for FedEx Cup brings clarity and curiosity

Justin Thomas has a two-shot lead, and the Tour Championship hasn't even started.
August 21

Olesen to face trial on sexual assault charges

Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen is to face trial after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft.
August 20

Monahan part of golf power brokers in a match with Trump

PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan didn't think twice when President Donald Trump invited him to play golf last Saturday.
August 20

Column: FedEx Cup about the money, not the majors

The FedEx Cup is still about the money.
August 20

Jason Day in Australian Open field ahead of Presidents Cup

Jason Day is hoping a one-week trip Down Under for the Australian Open will turn into two. He and Presidents Cup captain Ernie Els might already be formulating that plan.
August 19

Woods wants US Presidents Cup team playing before Australia

Tiger Woods wants the eight players who made his Presidents Cup team and four more under consideration as captain's picks to play tournaments and stay…
August 19

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

What started as an innocuous conversation during a public event has evolved into a golf partnership between NBA star Stephen Curry and Howard University.
August 19

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. Only now he's healthy.
August 19

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.
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.
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.
August 18
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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.