August 27

Sport-by-sport snapshot of racial injustice protests

some who had previously donned Black Lives Matter T-Shirts and knelt for the national anthem to protest racial injustice — made a more dramatic statement.
August 27

Champ speaks out on racial injustice with shoes and words

Golf played on even as other sports in America stopped, and it gave Cameron Champ a chance to speak out at the BMW Championship.
August 27
Hideki Matsuyama hits from the 12th tee during the first round of the BMW Championship

Matsuyama leads on long birdie to end tough day at Olympia

One of the toughest tests of the year made it clear that par would be a great score at Olympia Fields. Leave it to Hideki Matsuyama to make a 65-foot birdie putt on his final hole Thursday to lead the BMW Championship.
August 26
Phil Mickelson

Mickelson gets wire-to-wire win in PGA Tour Champions debut

Phil Mickelson chose to make his PGA Tour Champions debut at Ozarks National this week so he could avoid a two-week break right in the middle of his preparations for the U.S. Open at Winged Foot.
August 26

Woods faces a new, stern test to get to FedEx Cup finale

Tiger Woods at Olympia Fields brought concerns about the state of his game.
August 26

Woods to host TV match at Missouri public course he designed

Tiger Woods is unveiling his first public golf course design with an exhibition that will be the closest golf gets to a Ryder Cup match this year.
Golf
August 25
Phil Mickelson

Mickelson widens his lead in Champions Tour debut

Mickelson is at 17-under 125 after two rounds, good for a four-shot lead over Tim Petrovic (65) and Rod Pampling (65).
August 25

Column: Woods gets to see and hear how the other half lives

Tiger Woods arrived at Olympia Fields for the first time in 17 years, this time with no one around to chase after his every move from the moment he stepped out of the car until he walked off the course.
Golf
August 25
Phil Mickelson (shown playing in last week's Northern Trust golf tournament) made five straight birdies on the back nine to shoot a 10-under 61 on Mo

Mickelson shoots 61, takes lead in PGA Tour Champions debut

Phil Mickelson made five straight birdies on the back nine to shoot a 10-under 61 and take a one-shot lead in his debut on the PGA Tour Champions.
August 24
Dustin Johnson carried the trophy after winning the Northern Trust golf tournament at TPC Boston on Sunday.

Johnson back to No. 1 with performance that looked the part

Dustin Johnson is back to No. 1 in the world and wants to stay there as long as he can.
August 24

Popov, ranked 304th, wins Women's British Open for first major

Sophia Popov marked her ball a few inches from the hole on the 18th green, pulled the brim of her cap over her face and began to cry in the arms of her caddie.
August 24
Dustin Johnson walked off the course after play was stopped while he was on the 17th fairway during the final round of the Northern Trust golf tournam

Dustin Johnson shoots 30-under-par, takes back No. 1 golf ranking

Dustin Johnson capped off his dominant week at The Northern Trust with an 8-under 63, finishing with a tap-in birdie in the dark following a storm delay for an 11-shot victory.
August 23

Mickelson making PGA Tour Champions debut at Ozarks National

Phil Mickelson would much rather have been playing in the final round of The Northern Trust on Sunday, not only because he believes his game is rounding into shape but because it might mean he was still alive in the PGA Tour playoffs.
August 22
Dustin Johnson reacts to his birdie on the 17th hole during the third round of the Northern Trust

Johnson's big finish gives him 5-shot lead at TPC Boston

Dustin Johnson arrived at the TPC Boston this week, headed to the practice range and then looked at his swing coach.
August 22

Just like us: Tiger and Rory play 18 and then grab a burger

The scene is almost as old as the Royal & Ancient game. Two friends meet at the club on a summer morning for a quiet round of golf. They play well at times, poorly at times and both think their scores should have been better.
August 21
Scottie Scheffler hits off the 15th tee during the second round of the Northern Trust

A 59 for Scheffler, a near-miss for Dustin Johnson in Boston

It took a disappointing par for Scottie Scheffler to realize he was making enough birdies to have a shot at 59, and he seized on the chance Friday with four birdies over his last five holes to post the 12th sub-60 round in PGA Tour history.
August 21

Injured Holmqvist leads British Open, only player under par

As if Royal Troon isn't playing hard enough for the world's top female golfers this week, Dani Holmqvist is going around the wind-swept Scottish links carrying a nagging back injury from a cart crash in 2018.
August 21

Mickelson eliminated from FedEx Cup, now to try Champions

Phil Mickelson always planned to be competing in the Midwest next week, just not in Missouri.
August 20
Harris English hits hits his tee shot on the 17th hole in the first round of the Northern Trust

English continues surge with early lead in FedEx Cup opener

Harris English made the difficult look easy Thursday in The Northern Trust, just like he has done all year to even reach this position in the PGA Tour's postseason.
August 20

A hot start for Woods in Boston, just not on the golf course

Tiger Woods got off to a hot start Thursday before even hitting his first shot.
August 20
Amy Olson

Olson leads Women's British Open, only 3 players under par

Fences blew over behind Alena Sharp as she warmed up for her 6.30 a.m. start.
August 20

Jessica Korda withdraws late from Women's British Open

Jessica Korda, one of the top U.S. hopes at the Women's British Open, withdrew from the first major of the year because of medical reasons before the first round started Thursday.
August 19
Brooks Koepka

Injured Koepka withdraws from Northern Trust, ending season

Brooks Koepka ended a forgettable PGA Tour season Wednesday when he withdrew from The Northern Trust with what he described as nagging hip and knee injuries.
August 19

Lehman, Bertsch share Champions lead at Big Cedar Lodge

Tom Lehman had four birdies in a late five-hole stretch for a 7-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead with Shane Bertsch on Wednesday in the Charles Schwab Series at Bass Pro Shops Big Cedar Lodge.
August 19

Tiger Woods now hopeful of having a busy golf schedule

Tiger Woods has been careful to manage his schedule to avoid playing too much as he tends to a lower back that has gone through four surgeries.
August 18
Justin Thomas

Column: Thomas knows No. 1 seed only a start in postseason

No longer No. 1 in the world, Justin Thomas at least is No. 1 in the FedEx Cup standings.
August 18

Kang the form player heading into Women's British Open

A self-confessed "control freak" on the golf course, Danielle Kang likes her ball to end up where she intended it to go.That likely explains her…
August 17

Watch: Jerry Kelly makes ace on his way to winning 1st senior major

Jerry Kelly seized control at the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship with a hole-in-one on the 12th hole at Firestone, sending him to a 1-under 69 and a two-shot victory Sunday for his first major on the PGA Tour Champions.
August 16
Jim Herman watched his drive on the second hole during the final round of the Wyndham Championship on Sunday. Herman shot a final-round 63 for a one-s

Herman rallies to win Wyndham, qualify for FedEx playoffs

Jim Herman's got a plan to keep his PGA Tour career thriving — play more rounds with President Donald Trump.
August 16

Lewis wins Ladies Scottish Open in four-way playoff

Stacy Lewis won the Ladies Scottish Open with a 23-foot birdie putt on the first hole of a playoff Sunday, giving the American her first title in nearly three years and a confidence boost ahead of the Women's British Open.
August 15
Si Woo Kim chips to the green on the 15th hole during the third round of the Wyndham Championship

Kim shoots 62 for 2-shot lead after 3 rounds at Wyndham

Si Woo Kim thinks he's playing like he did four years ago when he earned his first PGA Tour victory at the Wyndham Championship.
August 15

Jerry Kelly hangs onto Senior Players lead at Firestone

Jerry Kelly bogeyed two of the last four holes for another even-par 70 on Firestone's challenging South Course, leaving him with a one-stroke lead Saturday in the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship.
Golf
August 14
Collin Morikawa holds the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the PGA Championship at TPC Harding Park on Aug. 9

Now a major champ, Morikawa recalls 2019 3M Open as 'where it all started'

Collin Morikawa, who at age 23 won last week's PGA Championship, was runner-up at the 2019 3M Open in Blaine. "That Sunday helped me ease into what that final-round pressure turns into," he said.
August 14

Hoge in four-way tie for Wyndham lead after two rounds

Tom Hoge maintained a share of the lead Friday at the Wyndham Championship, this time alongside Si Woo Kim, Talor Gooch and Billy Horschel.
August 14

Jerry Kelly leads Senior Players at difficult Firestone

Jerry Kelly was the only player at par or better after two days on Firestone's difficult South Course in the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship, the PGA Tour Champions' first major of the season.
August 14

Lewis, Munoz share lead at Ladies Scottish Open

American golfer Stacy Lewis shot a 5-under 66 for the lowest round of the week at the Ladies Scottish Open to take a share of the lead with Azahara Munoz after the second round on Friday.
August 13
Tom Hoge chips to the green on the 18th hole during the first round of the Wyndham Championship

Varner III, Hoge, Sloan share Wyndham lead tied at 62

Fargo's Tom Hoge, Harold Varner III and Roger Sloan each shot 8-under 62 on Thursday to share the first-round lead at the Wyndham Championship, the PGA Tour's final regular-season event before the FedEx Cup playoffs.
August 13

The Latest: Cowboys owner confident about having fans

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is confident about having fans for all…
August 13

French golfers withdrawn from Celtic Classic as precaution

French golfers Alex Levy and Romain Wattel were withdrawn from the Celtic Classic on the opening day of the tournament as a precaution according to the European Tour's coronavirus regulations.
Golf
August 12

Frankie Capan advances in U.S. Amateur

Frankie Capan, of North Oaks Golf Club, defeated Derek Busby, of Ruston, La., 2 and 1 in the round of 64 in the U.S. Amateur in Brandon, Ore.