Golf’s BMW Championship, the third of the U.S. PGA Tour’s four playoff events, is scheduled to be completed today after heavy rain in the Chicago area postponed the final round.
Jim Furyk became the sixth U.S. PGA Tour player with a round of 59 in competition, achieving the feat during the second round of the BMW Championship.
Jim Furyk became the sixth player to shoot a round of 59 in a U.S. PGA Tour event, going 12 under par in today’s second round of the BMW Championship.
Phil Mickelson holds a one-shot lead in the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship, where he had seven birdies through his opening nine holes.
Stuart Appleby won golf’s Australian Masters by one shot as Tiger Woods ’s title defense ended with him matching his best result of 2010, a year in which he didn’t win a tournament.
Stuart Appleby became the first non- U.S. golfer to match the PGA Tour’s record of 59 in winning the inaugural Greenbrier Classic.
Tiger Woods’s two-stroke penalty for a violation at the Masters Tournament and the ruling by the event’s committee not to disqualify the golfer are being reviewed by the sport’s rulemaking bodies.
Stuart Appleby became the fifth player to shoot a score of 59 in a U.S. PGA Tour event, with an 11-under par round at the Greenbrier Classic.
Dustin Johnson was greeted with a locker-room note explaining the rules about Whistling Straits’ plentiful bunkers when he arrived at the course for the PGA Championship early last week.
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.
"It's certainly great topics of discussion."
- Stuart Appleby on May 01, 2013