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President Obama, Tiger Woods Play Golf Together

President Obama, Tiger Woods Play Golf Together

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images(PALM CITY, Fla.) — President Obama is in the middle of spending a three-day weekend at a posh Florida golf and yacht club. And if taking private training lessons on the links from Tiger Woods’ old coach Saturday wasn…

Shin Wins The Australian Women’s Golf Open

Shin Wins The Australian Women’s Golf Open

Stefan Postles/Getty Images(CANBERRA, Australia) — Two-time British Open champion Jiyai Shin of South Korea captured the Australian Women’s Golf Open on Sunday by two strokes over world No. 1 Yani Tseng. Entering the final round, Shin was tied a…

President Obama Gets Golf Lessons from Tiger Woods’ Old Coach

President Obama Gets Golf Lessons from Tiger Woods’ Old Coach

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(PALM CITY, Fla.) — President Obama is spending his President’s Day weekend in an upscale coastal community for a golf getaway with friends. But he isn’t spending his three days in the Sunshine State…

Tiger Woods Charts Course to April’s Masters

Tiger Woods Charts Course to April’s Masters

Scott Halleran/Getty Images(JUPITER, Fla.) — Tiger Woods announced on his website Tuesday that he will be playing in three tournaments leading up to the first major of the year, the Masters in April.The 37-year-old Woods will tee off in next week&rsqu…

Snedeker Wins Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Snedeker Wins Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Harry How/Getty Images(PEBBLE BEACH, Calif.) — Brandt Snedeker is starting to put it all together.
Snedeker finished off a win at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Sunday with a 7-under 65, shooting 19-under 267 to break the tournament record.
“Just hard to …

Mickelson Wins Phoenix Open

Mickelson Wins Phoenix Open

Hunter Martin/Getty Images(SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.) — Phil Mickelson led from beginning to end in Phoneix, and just missed out on making some history along the way.
Mickelson finished off his win at the Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale by firing a 4-under 67,…

Karrie Webb Wins The Australian Ladies Masters

Karrie Webb Wins The Australian Ladies Masters

Matt Roberts/Getty Images(GOLD COAST, Australia) — Karrie Webb won her eighth Australian Ladies Masters championship at Royal Pines on Sunday with a two stroke victory over Chella Choi, Ariya Jutanugarn and Su-Hyn Oh. The 38-year-old Webb began the da…

Tiger Woods Wins Farmers Insurance Open

Tiger Woods Wins Farmers Insurance Open

Donald Miralle/Getty Images(SAN DIEGO) — Tiger Woods won the fog-delayed Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego on Monday by four strokes over Brandt Snedeker and Josh Teater.  It’s the seventh time in his career that Woods has won the tournam…

Jamie Donaldson Wins Abu Dhabi Championship

Jamie Donaldson Wins Abu Dhabi Championship

Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images(ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates) — Jamie Donaldson captured the Abu Dhabi Championship on Sunday by one shot over Justin Rose. The 32-year-old Rose had chance to force a playoff, but his 8-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole n…

Woods Misses Cut in Abu Dhabi

Woods Misses Cut in Abu Dhabi

Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images(ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates) — A drop turned out to be a mistake, and Tiger Woods dropped right out of the weekend.
Woods received a two-stroke penalty early in his round at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Friday, cau…

Woods Misses Cut in Abu Dhabi

Woods Misses Cut in Abu Dhabi

Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images(ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates) — A drop turned out to be a mistake, and Tiger Woods dropped right out of the weekend.
Woods received a two-stroke penalty early in his round at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Friday, cau…

Tiger Ready Reclaim World No. 1

Tiger Ready Reclaim World No. 1

AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Both Nike spokesman Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy will be playing in this week’s Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship.
Woods says his health last season was a big key in his success on the links.
“It was a big year in tha…

Rory McIlroy Signs Deal with Nike

Rory McIlroy Signs Deal with Nike

Matthew Lewis/Getty Images(ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates) — Rory McIlroy will be showcasing the Swoosh on his golf clubs this week at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, after the Northern Irishman signed a five-year deal with Nike on Monday.
The …

Obama Golfing in Hawaii with Pal Arrested in Prostitution Sting

Obama Golfing in Hawaii with Pal Arrested in Prostitution Sting

SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images(HONOLULU) — Taking a break from the fiscal cliff negotiations, President Obama spent the first day of his holiday vacation golfing with friends and aides, including longtime pal Bobby Titcomb, who was arrested last year on s…

Sergio Garcia Wins Johor Open

Sergio Garcia Wins Johor Open

Khalid Redza/Asian Tour/Asian Tour via Getty Images(JOHOR, Malaysia) — Sergio Garcia won the rain-shortened Johor Open at Horizon Hills on Sunday by three strokes over Jonathan Moore.The 32-year-old Garcia began the day by birding seven of the first n…

Tour Rookie Daniel Popovic Wins The Australian PGA

Tour Rookie Daniel Popovic Wins The Australian PGA

Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images(COOLUM, Australia) — Tour Rookie Daniel Popovic won the Australian PGA at the Palmer Coolum resort on Sunday by four strokes over Rod Pampling and Anthony Brown.The 26-year-old Popovic entered the final round atop the lead…

Tom Watson Thrilled to be Ryder Cup Captain

Tom Watson Thrilled to be Ryder Cup Captain

Michael Cohen/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Age is only a number.  That’s how Tom Watson feels after being named the 2014 Ryder Cup Captain for the Americans.
Watson, 63, is an eight-time major winner who won four of his five Open Championships …

USGA to Ban Anchored Strokes

USGA to Ban Anchored Strokes

Scott Barbour/Getty Images(THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.) — The USGA is proposing to ban long and belly putters, a stroke that has been used by the last five major champions, the association announced on Wednesday.
The new rule would go into effect in 2016. I…

Rory McIlroy Wins Dubai World Championship

Rory McIlroy Wins Dubai World Championship

KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty Images(DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Rory McIlroy capped off a huge year with a win at the Dubai World Championship on Sunday. 
The 23-year-old Northern Irishman finished with a six-under par round of 66 in the final round,…

Charlie Beljan Wins Final PGA Tournament

Charlie Beljan Wins Final PGA Tournament

Sam Greenwood/Getty Images(LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.) — Charlie Beljan ended his crazy weekend at Disney with a two-shot win at the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Classic on Sunday.
Beljan had been taken to the hospital after Friday’s second round,…

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