Mar 14, 2013 21:02 EDT
PGA Tour rookie Shawn Stefani had six birdies en route to a six-under 65 to seize a two-shot lead after the opening round of the $5.5 million Tampa Bay Championship.
Mar 03, 2013 18:33 EST
American Michael Thompson birdied the final hole to hold off Australian Geoff Ogilvy and capture his first PGA title, winning the $6 million Honda Classic by two strokes on Sunday.
Jun 12, 2012 19:50 EDT
Phil Mickelson couldn't be happier that his bid for an elusive US Open title -- after five runner-up finishes -- will start with a first-round pairing with longtime rival Tiger Woods.
Oct 17, 2011 15:12 EDT
Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy and Darren Clarke, South African Charl Schwartzel and American Keegan Bradley will battle for bragging rights starting Tuesday in the PGA Grand Slam of Golf.
Jul 22, 2011 01:05 EDT
American Kris Blanks fired a three-under-par 67 to take a one-shot first-round lead at the Canadian Open over a big group of players including South African Ernie Els.
Jul 17, 2011 14:42 EDT
SANDWICH, England (Reuters) - If American golf is in crisis then it is a crisis every other nation would like a taste of as the sport's most dominant country made a determined assault on the 140th British Open at Royal St George's this week.
Jul 16, 2011 16:39 EDT
SANDWICH, England (Reuters) - Once the filthy weather had done its worst and scattered the British Open field asunder, Northern Ireland's Darren Clarke emerged in late Saturday sunshine atop the leaderboard but with a pack of Americans lurking dangerously.
Jul 16, 2011 14:57 EDT
Darren Clarke rode a wave of fan support to grab the lead after a storm-hit third round of the British Open on Saturday, setting up the prospect of an emotion-charged climax to the tournament.
Jul 15, 2011 16:49 EDT
SANDWICH, England (Reuters) - World number one Luke Donald and second-ranked Lee Westwood were among a host of big-name players to miss the cut at the British Open Friday.
Jul 15, 2011 16:47 EDT
Northern Ireland's Darren Clarke and Lucas Glover of the United States took a one-shot second round lead at the Open championship on Friday as a slew of star names were sent packing.
Jul 15, 2011 16:45 EDT
Northern Ireland's Darren Clarke and Lucas Glover of the United States took a one-shot second round lead at the British Open on Friday as a slew of star names were sent packing.
Jul 15, 2011 16:25 EDT
SANDWICH, England (Reuters) - It was billed as the most open British Open for years and after two days of tortuous wrestling with the Royal St George's links it is proving just that as a remarkable 42 players go into the weekend within five shots of joint leaders Darren Clarke and Lucas Glover.
Jul 15, 2011 16:12 EDT
The British Open leaderboard at the halfway stage on Friday gave support to those who deny that American golf is in full-scale decline.
Jul 15, 2011 09:32 EDT
SANDWICH, England (Reuters) - Darren Clarke rode a roller-coaster round of 68 for a share of the early clubhouse lead on day two of the British Open on Friday to spark speculation of yet another Northern Irish major triumph.
Jul 14, 2011 22:26 EDT
A tearful Thomas Bjorn returned to the scene of his former heartbreak to grab the first round lead in the British Open which he shares with 20-year-old English amateur Tom Lewis.
Jul 14, 2011 15:49 EDT
SANDWICH, England (Reuters) - Lucas Glover led the early American challenge at the British Open with a storming finish to his first round at Royal St George's as the winds relented on Thursday.
Jul 13, 2011 11:09 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - There will be a huge depth of golfing knowledge amid the galleries of Royal St George's this week but even the keenest statistician might be hard pressed to name the winners of the last 11 major championships.
Jun 29, 2011 14:54 EDT
The first event in the US PGA season-ending playoffs has added Bethpage Black, a public course that has twice hosted US Opens, to its rotation, tour officials announced Wednesday.
Jun 20, 2011 15:16 EDT
BETHESDA, Maryland (Reuters) - While the European Tour celebrated its fifth successive major champion after Rory McIlroy's astonishing eight-shot victory at the U.S. Open, American golf grappled with an unprecedented title drought.
Jun 14, 2011 17:18 EDT
Five-time runner-up Phil Mickelson likes his chances to win the US Open but says his quest might actually be tougher with rival Tiger Woods off his game and sidelined by injury.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Full name||Lucas Hendley Glover|
|Born||November 12, 1979 |
Greenville, South Carolina
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight||195 lb (88 kg; 13.9 st)|
|Current tour(s)||PGA Tour|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in Major Championships|
|The Masters||T20: 2007|
|U.S. Open||Won: 2009|
|Open Championship||T27: 2007|
|PGA Championship||5th: 2009|