Jay Monahan, who spent the past year as chief marketing officer of the U.S. PGA Tour, was named deputy commissioner of the world’s top professional golf circuit.
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.
Phil Mickelson can end Tiger Woods’s 258-week run as the world’s top-ranked golfer at this week’s Players Championship.
Bubba Watson, winner of last month’s Masters Tournament, withdrew from next week’s Players Championship, citing a desire to spend more time with his wife and son.
The World Golf Hall of Fame will move this year’s induction ceremony to May 2011 to kick off the week of the U.S. PGA Tour’s Players Championship.
The purse for the PGA Championship was increased by 25 percent to $10 million, equaling the Players Championship for golf’s biggest prize pool.
Tiger Woods has committed to compete in next week’s Players Championship after a break to rest an injured left knee, the U.S. PGA Tour said.
Matt Kuchar captured his fourth U.S. PGA Tour title with a two-shot win at the Players championship, golf’s richest tournament with a $9.5 million purse.
Tiger Woods withdrew from the Players Championship today after nine holes of the first round.
Tiger Woods , ending three rounds of play at 4-under-par, enters the final day of the Players Championship 10 strokes behind leader Lee Westwood .