Latest GOLF news from www.espn.comhttps://www.espn.com30enESPN Inc. https://www.espn.comCopyright 2015 ESPN Inc.Fri, 14 Aug 2020 07:53:27 GMThttps://a.espncdn.com/i/espn/teamlogos/lrg/trans/espn_dotcom_black.gifwww.espn.com - GOLFhttps://www.espn.com110110Thu, 13 Aug 2020 15:10:22 ESTWed, 12 Aug 2020 20:47:10 ESTThu, 13 Aug 2020 23:42:06 ESTThu, 13 Aug 2020 17:20:23 ESTThu, 13 Aug 2020 16:32:11 ESTThu, 13 Aug 2020 14:37:02 ESTThu, 13 Aug 2020 01:18:20 ESTWed, 12 Aug 2020 14:03:05 ESTMon, 10 Aug 2020 11:51:57 ESTSun, 9 Aug 2020 23:37:32 ESTWed, 12 Aug 2020 10:52:48 ESTWed, 12 Aug 2020 10:40:31 ESTWed, 12 Aug 2020 00:02:34 ESTWed, 12 Aug 2020 08:15:57 ESTMon, 10 Aug 2020 09:35:49 ESTMon, 10 Aug 2020 01:31:19 ESTTue, 11 Aug 2020 10:26:01 EST
www.espn.com - GOLFLatest GOLF news from www.espn.comhttps://www.espn.com30enESPN Inc. https://www.espn.comCopyright 2015 ESPN Inc.Fri, 14 Aug 2020 07:53:27 GMThttps://a.espncdn.com/i/espn/teamlogos/lrg/trans/espn_dotcom_black.gifwww.espn.com - GOLFhttps://www.espn.com110110Varner III joined by Hoge, Sloan atop WyndhamHarold Varner III, Tom Hoge and Roger Sloan each shot 8-under 62 on Thursday to share the first-round lead at the Wyndham Championship.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0613/r707996_600x400_3-2.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29654794/harold-varner-iii-grabs-wyndham-lead-career-low-tying-62Thu, 13 Aug 2020 15:10:22 EST29654794'It's so different when nobody is out there': Why this Masters will be unlike any otherAugusta National hoped by waiting so late in the year to hold the 2020 Masters it would have a shot at roars in Amen Corner. Alas, it won't. Why this major being played in eerie quiet will be so different than all the others.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0407/r686840_608x342_16-9.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29646821/different-out-there-why-masters-unlike-otherWed, 12 Aug 2020 20:47:10 EST29646821Caddie gaffe costs player hole, match at U.S. AmSegundo Oliva Pinto's caddie inexplicably brushed the sand in a greenside bunker with his hand, costing the player the 18th hole -- and the match -- at the U.S. Amateur on Thursday in Oregon.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2016/0524/r86118_600x600_1-1.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29657913/caddie-touches-sand-bunker-costs-segundo-oliva-pinto-match-us-amateurThu, 13 Aug 2020 23:42:06 EST29657913Stricker among 5-way tie atop Senior PlayersSteve Stricker birdied the final hole to shoot 2-under 68 and pull into a five-way tie for the lead after the first round of the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0813/r731260_600x400_3-2.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29656186/steve-stricker-shoots-68-5-way-tie-lead-senior-players-championshipThu, 13 Aug 2020 17:20:23 EST29656186Kang starts bid for 3rd straight LPGA Tour winDanielle Kang started her bid for a third straight win on the LPGA Tour with an even-par 71 in the first round of the Ladies Scottish Open on Thursday, leaving the American four shots off the clubhouse lead held by Nicole Broch Larsen.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0802/r726516_608x342_16-9.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29655765/kang-makes-solid-start-bid-3rd-straight-lpga-tour-winThu, 13 Aug 2020 16:32:11 EST29655765Levy tests positive for virus at Celtic ClassicAlex Levy became the first golfer to test positive for the coronavirus at a European Tour event and was one of two French players withdrawn on the opening day of the Celtic Classic on Thursday.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2014/0910/espnw_is_golfball02jr_600x400.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29651888/french-golfer-alex-levy-withdraws-celtic-classic-precautionThu, 13 Aug 2020 14:37:02 EST29651888Alabama's Wilson Furr advances at U.S. AmateurQualifying medalist and rising Alabama senior Wilson Furr advanced to the second round of match play in the U.S. Amateur on Wednesday, beating Chiba's Aaron Du 6 and 4 at Bandon Dunes.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2014/0910/espnw_is_golfball02jr_600x400.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29649513/alabama-wilson-furr-advances-second-round-match-play-us-amateurThu, 13 Aug 2020 01:18:20 EST29649513Masters to be held without guests or spectatorsThe Masters Tournament rescheduled for November will take place without spectators or guests, due to the coronavirus pandemic that postponed the event from its original date.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0404/r686133_600x400_3-2.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29646149/november-masters-golf-tournament-augusta-national-held-guests-spectatorsWed, 12 Aug 2020 14:03:05 EST29646149Tiger Woods has work to do and not a lot of time to do itHe hasn't played much the past five months. The playoffs are coming. There are two more majors in 2020. So how does Tiger Woods prepare for what's next?https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0810/r729688_608x342_16-9.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29630984/tiger-woods-work-do-not-lot-do-itMon, 10 Aug 2020 11:51:57 EST29630984The silent shot heard round the world: How one swing changed Collin Morikawa's lifeIn normal times, the tee shot Collin Morikawa hit on the 16th hole Sunday at the PGA Championship would have resulted in resounding cheers. Instead, it was met with a few claps. At age 23, he hit a shot for the ages to win the year's first major.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0810/r729677_608x342_16-9.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29630730/how-one-swing-changed-collin-morikawa-lifeSun, 9 Aug 2020 23:37:32 EST29630730Z. Johnson honored with Payne Stewart AwardZach Johnson was selected Wednesday to receive the Payne Stewart Award. The award goes to the player who best exemplifies Stewart's values of character, charity and sportsmanship.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/0721/r403988_600x400_3-2.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29645383/zach-johnson-honored-payne-stewart-award-character-charity-sportsmanshipWed, 12 Aug 2020 10:52:48 EST29645383Best bets for the Wyndham ChampionshipThe PGA Championship is over, but the PGA Tour rolls on to the Wyndham Championship, where Webb Simpson is the favorite. Here are our experts' best bets.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0621/r711136_608x342_16-9.jpghttps://www.espn.com/chalk/insider/story/_/id/29642283/best-bets-wyndham-championshipWed, 12 Aug 2020 10:40:31 EST29642283LPGA Shanghai tourney canceled due to virusOrganizers of the Oct. 15-18 Buick LPGA Shanghai said Wednesday that the tournament would not be played because of the coronavirus pandemic.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2014/0910/espnw_is_golfball02jr_600x400.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29643028/lpga-shanghai-tournament-october-canceled-due-coronavirusWed, 12 Aug 2020 00:02:34 EST29643028Thomas clinches $2M bonus as playoff top seedJustin Thomas, who has a PGA Tour-best three victories this season, will be the top seed when the FedEx Cup playoffs begin, resulting in a $2 million bonus.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0808/r728937_600x400_3-2.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29639419/justin-thomas-clinches-2m-bonus-top-seed-fedex-cup-playoffsWed, 12 Aug 2020 08:15:57 EST29639419What you missed this weekend: The Lakers' Madden tournament is getting tightA lot is happening in the NBA bubble. Beefs, playoff races, budding rivalries. Whatever. The Lakers are having a Madden tournament and LeBron is not in the lead. Elsewhere, bad putting and taking shots at the Astros.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0207/r662720_608x342_16-9.jpghttps://www.espn.com/espn/story/_/id/29629948/the-los-angeles-lakers-madden-tournament-riley-curry-dances-beyonce-beefs-houston-astros-missed-weekendMon, 10 Aug 2020 09:35:49 EST29629948'Guest reporter' Curry grills Morikawa after PGAWarriors guard Stephen Curry was deputized as a "guest reporter'' for the final round of the PGA Championship, and he rewarded Collin Morikawa with the first two questions after his win.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0717/r571146_2_600x400_3-2.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29631040/steph-curry-grills-collin-morikawa-guest-reporter-pga-winMon, 10 Aug 2020 01:31:19 EST29631040O'Connor: The humbling of Brooks KoepkaInstead of a three-peat, Koepka's final-round letdown at the PGA Championship was a cold dose of reality -- a day after taking a shot at Dustin Johnson's resume.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2020/0810/r729664_1296x729_16-9.jpghttps://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/29630560/humbling-brooks-koepkaTue, 11 Aug 2020 10:26:01 EST29630560
Stewart Hagestad advanced to the U.S. Amateur quarterfinals, winning two matches Thursday at windy Bandon Dunes. Hagestad, the 2016 U.S. Mid-Amateur champion from Newport Beach, California, beat Spencer Tibbits 3 and 1 in the morning and topped Harrison Ott 4 and 3 in the afternoon. Hagestad set up a quarterfinal match with Tyler Strafaci, a 1-up winner over Segundo Oliva Pinto in the round of 32.
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The Associated PressStewart Hagestad advanced to the U.S. Amateur quarterfinals, winning two matches Thursday at windy Bandon Dunes. Hagestad, the 2016 U.S. Mid-Amateur champion from Newport Beach, California, beat Spencer Tibbits 3 and 1 in the morning and topped Harrison Ott 4 and 3 in the afternoon. Hagestad set up a quarterfinal match with Tyler Strafaci, a 1-up winner over Segundo Oliva Pinto in the round of 32.
The North Carolina native had eight birdies in all - four on the front nine and four on the back - to finish eight under at the par-70 Sedgefield Country Club, two shots clear of Harris English. "I love coming back home and playing," Varner said. Hoge chipped in for birdie on the par-3 16th to take a one stroke lead over Varner but missed an 11-foot par putt on his last hole and had to tap in for his lone bogey, which dropped him into a tie for first.
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ReutersThe North Carolina native had eight birdies in all - four on the front nine and four on the back - to finish eight under at the par-70 Sedgefield Country Club, two shots clear of Harris English. "I love coming back home and playing," Varner said. Hoge chipped in for birdie on the par-3 16th to take a one stroke lead over Varner but missed an 11-foot par putt on his last hole and had to tap in for his lone bogey, which dropped him into a tie for first.