The Barclays golf tournament was shortened to 54 holes from 72 because of the threat of Hurricane Irene, the PGA Tour said in a press release.
Dustin Johnson shot a 6-under-par 65 to win the Barclays golf tournament, the U.S. PGA Tour’s playoff opener which was shortened to 54 holes to avoid disruption by Hurricane Irene.
The U.S. Open golf tournament will be played at Winged Foot Golf Club in 2020, the sixth time the Mamaroneck, New York, course will host the sport’s second-oldest major.
Retail sales in the U.S. probably picked up in May as more people bought cars and took to shopping malls, data in the coming week may show.
Martin Kaymer hit nine birdies in a final-round 63 to win the HSBC Champions golf tournament in Shanghai by three shots over Sweden’s Fredrik Jacobson.
General Motors Co.’s Cadillac unit agreed to become the sponsor of the World Golf Championships event at Doral in Florida, the U.S. PGA Tour announced.