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  • Justin Thomas wins 99th PGA Championship

    Justin Thomas wins 99th PGA Championship

    Justin Thomas of Louisville, KY won the 99th PGA Championship at the Quail Hollow Golf Club in Charlotte, North Carolina on Sunday. Thomas becomes the third American man to win a major title in golf this year, following Brooks Koepka's win at the U.S. Open and Jordan Spieth's victory at the British...
  • Matsuyama ties course record in winning 2017 WGC Bridgestone Invitational

    Matsuyama ties course record in winning 2017 WGC Bridgestone Invitational

    Hideki Matsuyama of Matsuyama, Japan tied a course record 61 at the Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio on Sunday when he won his second career World Golf Championship. Matsuyama finished the tournament at 16-under par and beat two-time major champion Zach Johnson of Iowa City, Iowa by five...
  • Stephen Curry finds success in pro golf event

    Stephen Curry finds success in pro golf event

    Two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry navigated large crowds and a professional golf course with the resolve of a touring pro Thursday afternoon. Curry, of the defending champion Golden State Warriors, carded a four-over par 74 at the Web.com Tour's Ellie Mae Classic. While he’s not likely to make the cut...
  • Stephen Curry has found considerable success as an NBA star, but he will take his shot at golf this week in Northern California.

    Stephen Curry trying his hand at golf

    One of the most prolific shooters in NBA history is making his foray into professional golf. Just for a week, anyway. Two-time MVP Stephen Curry is competing in the Web.com Tour's Ellie Mae Classic, which takes place at TPC Stonebrae in Northern California. The Golden State Warriors point guard is...
  • Garrigus ties Glen Abbey course record

    Garrigus ties Glen Abbey course record

    Robert Garrigus of Nampa, Idaho tied the course record at the Glen Abbey golf course in the third round of the 2017 Royal Bank of Canada Canadian Open from Oakville, Ontario on Saturday. Garrigus shot a 10-under par 62 to tie Leonard Thompson's record that was set in 1981.  It should be worth noting...
  • Spieth becomes youngest American ever to win the British Open

    Spieth becomes youngest American ever to win the British Open

    Jordan Spieth of Dallas, Texas became the youngest American ever to win the British Open on Sunday. Spieth achieved the American record at only 23 years of age. Young Tom Morris of Scotland remains the youngest golfer ever to win the British Open. He was only 17 years of age when he won it 1868.  It...
  • South Koreans dominate the 2017 US Women's Golf Open

    South Koreans dominate the 2017 US Women's Golf Open

    There was a strong presence of South Korean golfers at the 2017 US Women's Golf Open this past weekend at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey. Among the top 10 golfers on the leaderboard, eight were from South Korea.  The champion was South Korean Sung Hyun Park, who shot a four...
  • Danielle Kang 

    Danielle Kang wins 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship

    Danielle Kang of San Francisco, California won the 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship from the Olympia Fields Country Club in Chicago, Illinois on Sunday. It was Kang's first career LPGA title and it happens to be a major.  Kang shot a four round score of -13 to beat Brooke Henderson of Smiths Falls...
  • Brooks Koepka ties U.S. Open score record in winning 2017 tournament

    Brooks Koepka ties U.S. Open score record in winning 2017 tournament

    Brooks Koepka of West Palm Beach, Fla., tied golf history on Sunday in winning the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills, Wis. Koepka shot a four-round score of -16 to tie him with Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland for the best tournament score ever at the U.S. Open.   McIlroy set the record initially when he...
  • Justin Thomas sets record for best round in U.S. Open golf history

    Justin Thomas sets record for best round in U.S. Open golf history

    Justin Thomas of Louisville, Ky. had the best round of golf in the history of the U.S. Open on Saturday. In the third round of the 117th U.S. Open at Erin Hills, Wis., Thomas shot a nine under par 63 to become the first golfer ever to shoot nine under par in a single round at the U.S. Open.  Johnny...
  • Matsuyama and Reavie help set U.S. Open scoring record

    Matsuyama and Reavie help set U.S. Open scoring record

    Once again on Friday, the golfers beat the course at the 2017 U.S. Open. In the second round of the second golf major of the year, two more golfers shot seven under par — Japan's Hideki Matsuyama and Chez Reavie of Wichita, Kan. For the first time in U.S. Open history, three golfers in one...
  • Dustin Johnson 

    Dustin Johnson is clearly world's number one golfer

    Dustin Johnson of Columbia, South Carolina has had a marvelous start to the 2017 golf calendar. On Sunday, Johnson won the World Match Play Golf Championship from Austin, Texas.  It was Johnson's third victory of 2017. He previously won the Genesis Open in Pacific Palisades, California on Feb. 1...
  • Dustin Johnson ran away with the 2017 Genesis Open

    Dustin Johnson wins 2017 Genesis Open and assumes World No. 1 ranking

    Dustin Johnson had been there before. With a chance to win four times in the past five years at Riviera, the 32-year-old PGA star took nothing for granted with a one-stroke lead heading into the final day of the 2017 Genesis Open. With a big finish to the third round and a hot start to the fourth...
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    From tickets to transportation, your complete guide to the 2017 Genesis Open

    Los Angeles’ biggest PGA Tour event tees off this week when the 2017 Genesis Open gets underway Thursday at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades. The tournament’s new title sponsor isn’t the only change in store for the event in 2017; the Tiger Woods Foundation has taken over as the...
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    2017 Genesis Open: Your daily guide to the perfect week at one of the PGA's best events

    The 2017 Genesis Open is coming up next week and it promises to be one of the best events of the PGA Tour season. Not only is Riviera considered by many PGA pros to be one of the best courses on tour, its location in Los Angeles allows spectators to indulge in a host of activities outside of the...
  • The Genesis Open is offering free shuttle service from downtown Santa Monica

    Your complete transportation guide to the 2017 Genesis Open at Riviera

    The Genesis Open at Riviera is just a few weeks away, so now is the time to start planning your trip to LA's premiere PGA Tour event, scheduled for Feb. 13-19 (click here to get your tickets). Whether driving in from out of town, taking the Metro across the city, hopping on a shuttle from downtown...
  • Tiger Wood talks return to Riviera at Genesis Open media day; tickets now on sale

    Tiger Wood talks return to Riviera at Genesis Open media day; tickets now on sale

    After putting together of the most accomplished careers in PGA history, Tiger Woods is coming full circle to where it all started. At the Genesis Open media day at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades on Monday, Woods said that he’s looking forward to once again playing the course that...
  • PGA star Bubba Watson talks Riviera win, Golf Boys reunion ahead of 2017 Genesis Open

    PGA star Bubba Watson talks Riviera win, Golf Boys reunion ahead of 2017 Genesis Open

    With his easygoing personality and playful sense of humor, Bubba Watson is one of the most likeable stars on the PGA Tour. He’s also one of its most gifted golfers. Watson currently sits at No. 10 in the World Golf Rankings and last February, the two-time Masters Champion pulled off a come-from...
  • Fans will have many options to attend the 2017 Genesis Open

    Fans have more ticket options than ever for the 2017 Genesis Open at the Riviera Country Club

    Tickets to the 2017 Genesis Open are now available and golf fans have more options than ever to check out L.A.’s premiere PGA Tour event. The Genesis Open takes place February 13-19 at the storied Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades and for the first time, select tickets will allow fans...
  • Brock Mackenzie

    Mackenzie prevails in marathon playoff to claim event at Hylands Golf Club

    Brock Mackenzie of the U.S. won the National Capital Open to Support Our Troops after a seven-hole playoff over two players at Hylands Golf Club in Ottawa. It was the 35-year-old’s third career victory on the Mackenzie Tour – PGA Tour Canada and it came when he made a birdie on the seventh extra...
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