Tiger Woods won golf’s Players Championship for his fourth title in seven U.S. PGA Tour starts this season after former winner Sergio Garcia played the last two holes in 6-over par.
Paul Goydos became the fourth U.S. PGA Tour player to shoot a score of 59, with a 12-under-par round today at the John Deere Classic.
Phil Mickelson missed a chance to become the sixth golfer in U.S. PGA Tour history to shoot a round of 59 in an official event when a 25-foot birdie putt on his final hole today caught the lip of the cup and spun out.
Stuart Appleby became the first non- U.S. golfer to match the PGA Tour’s record of 59 in winning the inaugural Greenbrier Classic.
South Korea’s K.J. Choi became the first Asian winner of golf’s Players Championship after David Toms missed a 3 1/2-foot putt in a playoff at the par-3 17th hole at the TPC Sawgrass.
Tiger Woods decided to skip his customary practice session and take the rest of the day off after a “terrible” 2-over-par 74 in the first round of the Quail Hollow Championship.
David Toms leads by K.J. Choi by two shots with nine holes to play at golf’s Players championship.
David Toms leads K.J. Choi by one shot with three holes to play at golf’s Players championship.
Paula Creamer won the U.S. Women’s Open by four strokes for her ninth victory on the LPGA Tour and first major tournament title.
David Toms leads K.J. Choi and Nick Watney by two shots with six holes to play at golf’s Players championship.
"I kind of realized it on 16 if I birdied the last three."
- Paul Goydos on Jul 08, 2010