Jan 19, 2013 21:18 EST
American Scott Stallings made two eagles and five birdies during a flawless nine-under par 63 that secured him a five-stroke lead at the US PGA Tour's Humana Challenge.
Dec 13, 2012 10:12 EST
Eight-time major golf champion Tom Watson was named on Thursday to be captain of the 2014 US Ryder Cup squad by the PGA of America, making him the oldest captain in US history at age 63.
Aug 05, 2012 20:02 EDT
Keegan Bradley saved par on the final hole by pouring in a 15-foot putt to claim the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational Sunday, denying Jim Furyk the first wire-to-wire victory of his career.
Aug 01, 2012 21:01 EDT
The top players in the world are at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational this week so the Reno-Tahoe Open will give some of the PGA Tour's big hitters a chance to shine.
Jun 29, 2012 21:04 EDT
Hunter Mahan birdied five holes on the front nine to shoot a six-under 65 and take a two-shot lead after two rounds of the PGA Tour's $6.5 million AT&T National tournament.
Apr 08, 2012 09:23 EDT
13:20 GMT: Blue skies and sunshine - perfect conditions greet first men Kelly Kraft and Stewart Cink at Augusta National.
Feb 25, 2012 15:52 EST
Americans Hunter Mahan and Mark Wilson advanced to the semi-finals of the $8.5 million World Golf Championships Accenture Match Play Championship with decisive triumphs on Saturday.
Feb 16, 2012 23:33 EST
Phil Mickelson chipped in for birdie at the final hole to seize a one-shot lead in the wind-whipped first round of the US PGA Tour's $6.6 million-dollar Northern Trust Open.
Feb 16, 2012 22:37 EST
Phil Mickelson chipped in for birdie at the final hole to seize a one-shot lead in the first round of the US PGA Tour's $6.6 million-dollar Northern Trust Open.
Nov 04, 2011 00:59 EDT
Six major champions, including 2011 PGA Championship winner Keegan Bradley, were among 24 golfers named to compete in the 23rd annual Franklin Templeton Shootout hosted by Greg Norman.
Aug 04, 2011 19:45 EDT
Adam Scott fired a first-round 62 on Thursday to lead fellow Australian Jason Day by one stroke at a Bridgestone Invitational dominated by the return of Tiger Woods.
Aug 04, 2011 15:07 EDT
AKRON, Ohio (Reuters) - Australian Jason Day charged into an early three-shot lead in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational first round on Thursday shortly before Tiger Woods teed off to make his long-awaited PGA Tour return.
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 11:54 EDT
SANDWICH, England (Reuters) - While some players looked hang-dog and forlorn in the British Open's high winds and persistent rain, Tom Watson simply donned his waterproofs and got on with the challenge of defying the elements to shoot a remarkable two-over 72 on Saturday.
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 13, 2011 23:00 EDT
Rory McIlroy will try to emulate Tiger Woods at Royal St George's this week by winning the British Open four weeks after winning the US Open.
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.
Jul 12, 2011 09:52 EDT
Tom Watson fears fellow American golf great Tiger Woods may not be the same player ever again if his compatriot is forced into replacement knee surgery.
Jul 12, 2011 08:34 EDT
SANDWICH, England (Reuters) - Tom Watson was within a whisker of achieving a golfing miracle when he almost won the 2009 British Open and the veteran American believes a "50-something" could challenge strongly for the Claret Jug again this week.
Jul 09, 2011 01:29 EDT
Chez Reavie fired a nine-under par 62 to seize a two-stroke lead over fellow Americans Steve Stricker and Steve Marino after the second round of the $4.5 million US PGA John Deere Classic.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Full name||Stewart Ernest Cink|
|Born||May 21, 1973 |
|Height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight||205 lb (93 kg; 14.6 st)|
|Current tour(s)||PGA Tour (joined 1995)|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in Major Championships|
|The Masters||T3: 2008|
|U.S. Open||3rd: 2001|
|Open Championship||Won: 2009|
|PGA Championship||T3: 1999|
|Achievements and awards|
leading money winner
Player of the Year
Rookie of the Year