Tiger Woods shares the opening-round lead at the U.S. PGA Tour’s second playoff event after a 7- under-par round of 64.
Jeff Overton ’s final round at the PGA Championship was probably the fastest in tournament history, organizers said.
Stuart Appleby became the first non- U.S. golfer to match the PGA Tour’s record of 59 in winning the inaugural Greenbrier Classic.
Colin Montgomerie called on former European Ryder Cup captain Seve Ballesteros , who’s fighting brain cancer, to inspire this year’s team as it attempts to win the golf trophy back from the U.S.
The U.S. will try to hold on to its advantage over Europe as the opening fourball matches resumed this morning at golf’s Ryder Cup, which had a rain delay of more than seven hours yesterday and faces more wet weather tomorrow.
Australia’s Jason Day overcame a penalty at the final hole to collect his first U.S. PGA Tour win at the Byron Nelson Championship, where 16-year-old amateur golfer Jordan Spieth tied for 16th place.
Europe is favored to take back the Ryder Cup and extend the overseas losing streak of the American team as play began today in Newport, Wales.
Nick Watney won the AT&T National, his second title on golf’s U.S. PGA Tour this year, to climb into the top 10 in the world for the first time.
Tiger Woods , Zach Johnson , Stewart Cink and Rickie Fowler were selected today as U.S. captain Corey Pavin’s picks to face Europe in next month’s Ryder Cup golf matches.
Tiger Woods is looking to the Ryder Cup for his first victory of the season in a team format he wasn’t very fond of early in his professional golfing career.
"That should be fun."
- Jeff Overton on Oct 02, 2010