How the John Deere Classic Director Attracts Top Young Golf Talent

Cornfields near John Deere headquarters in Silvis, Illinois are often knee-high 4th July.That’s how Webb Simpson remembers them, returning to the northwest corner of Lincoln Land for the first time in more than a decade for the TPC Deere Run at the PGA Tour’s John Deere Classic, which is celebrating its 50th anniversaryth Version. Simpson, … Read more

Lil Tjay draws songs on his True 2 Myself album

Bronx rapper Lil Tjay from the birthplace of hip-hop made a splash in 2019. After his release from prison in 2017, Tjay brought the rhymes he wrote in prison into a wax figure — bringing a breakthrough in 2018 when his song “Resume” took off. Now, as 2019 draws to a close, the young rapper … Read more

Ren Yichun sets record 64 at KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

BESEDA, Md. — The last time Capitol Country Club hosted a major, Rory McIlroy was on the field by eight shots at the 2011 U.S. Open. More than a decade from now, Ren Yichun may hold a similar masterclass. The soft-spoken South Korean, two-time major champion, had one of the most dominant rounds in recent … Read more

Bubba Watson changes driver at 2022 PGA Championship

TULSA, Oklahoma — This was the call Kenton Oates dreamed of but never thought would happen. Two weeks after the Masters, Bubba Watson, who was tied for 39th, called Oates, Ping Golf’s PGA Tour representative and Watson who helped secure a lifetime contract with Ping one of the people. Happy with his club. “On a … Read more

John Daly misses promotion but has quite a week

Tulsa, Oklahoma — When John Daly won the 1991 PGA Championship at Crooked Stick near Indianapolis, he was the ninth substitute to a man who was struck by lightning during the game. The family of the audience donated $30,000. At the 2022 PGA Championship in South Hills, Daly reportedly donated $30,000 to the local casino … Read more

Two share a house and a 36-hole lead

BENTON PORT, Mich. — An odd couple, golfers Scott McCarran and Stephen Ames, they’re not. But the roommates at this week’s 82nd Senior PGA Championship on the Seaport Shores did have something in common — after a 5-under 66 in Friday’s second round, they closed the 36-hole Shares a 134-stroke lead at 8-par. It will … Read more

Jim ‘Bones’ Mackay finally gets his caddie trophy

Tulsa, Oklahoma — Jim “Bones” Mackay gets some help in unscrewing 18thAfter his boss Justin Thomas beat Wilzara Torres in the playoffs to win 104th Nanshan PGA Championship. It was moments like these that Bones, 56, put down the NBC Sports and Golf Channel microphones and resumed being a caddie for a player he told … Read more

U.S. PGA Supports Country Sports PGA Championship

Sethworth and the PGA have shown more courage than many politicians in this country. And more has been done to defend our democracy. It was largely forgotten, but this week’s PGA Championship in South Hills was supposed to be in Trump Bedminster. However, four days after the Jan. 6 uprising, the PGA voted to disqualify … Read more

Zand Schauffele’s form at PGA Championship looking for first major

TULSA, Oklahoma — Xander Schauffele is boiling. Last week’s AT&T Byron Nelson at TPC Craig Ranch outside Dallas felt like another hollow tournament for the world No. 10 and Tokyo Summer Olympics gold medalist. In addition to winning the Zurich Classic with Patrick Cantlay, he has fallen short of his high bar so far this … Read more

One of the keys to Brooks Koepka’s fifth major win

TULSA, Oklahoma — Brooks Koepka got off to a bad start to his day Tuesday, arriving about an hour late at South Hills Country Club after his keys were locked in his car. with the vehicle. And his clubs in the trunk. Koepka, who blamed putting coach Jeff Pierce, is still unsure how this happened. … Read more