John Daly delivers another ride in PGA's 1st round
Shaggy John Daly produced yet another wild ride around a PGA Championship. The 56-year-old two-time major champion, whose booming drives propelled him to win the PGA in 1991, drove the slopes and swales of Southern Hills in a golf cart the PGA allows him to use because of osteoarthritis in his right knee.news.yahoo.com
Major guilds announce film nominees, clarifying Oscar field
Hopes that a few of last year’s biggest box-office hits, “Spider-Man: No Way Home” and “No Time to Die,” might join the best-picture Oscar race were dealt a blow Thursday when several of Hollywood’s top guilds announced their film nominations.
How to Watch Round 1 of the PGA Championship (5/20/21) | Channel, Stream, Time
Of the four golf major tournaments, the PGA Championship may be looked at as one of the lesser tournaments. However, it has provided some great moments, from 48-year-old Julius Boros denying Arnold Palmer the championship in 1968 to Y.A. Watch the PGA Championship on FuboTV (7-day free trial)Rory Mcilory, who won the PGA back in 2012, comes in as the tournament favorite at 11-1 odds, but past tournaments show that the distinction is not all that favorable. What: 103rd PGA Championship (Round 1)When: Thursday, May 20Time: 1:00 p.m. ETWhere: Kiawah Island Golf Resort (Kiawah Island, S.C,)Channel: ESPNStream: FuboTV (7-day free trial)mlive.com
PGA cancels plans for tournament at Trump-owned golf club
PGA cancels plans for tournament at Trump-owned golf club The PGA says it has canceled plans to hold its 2022 championships at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, in the wake of the Capitol riot. CBSN "Red and Blue" anchor Elaine Quijano has details.cbsnews.com
Quiet please: A PGA with no fans and the new normal for golf
A fans watches through a hole in the fence along the the 12th hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in San Francisco. Were going to celebrate what weve got, PGA of America CEO Seth Waugh said about the weeks eerily silent arrangement. I actually miss playing in front of fans because you obviously work off that, especially in a major championship., Day said. This week, though, instead of fans surrounding the tee boxes, there are a hand-sanitizer dispensers. And instead of roars echoing through the cypress trees, its the quiet congratulations of a fellow playing partner: Nice shot.
Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit: Tee times, how to watch, course info
Heres everything you need to know about the Detroit Golf Club, Thursdays tee times and how to watch the tournament. 10: Sebastian Cappelen, Rhein Gibson, Donnie TrosperCourse informationCourse: While the Detroit Golf Club features two 18-hole courses, the North Course is used for the Rocket Mortgage Classic. 12: Par 4, 459 yards -- Par is a great score on the long and difficult par 4 12th. The 18th features a shallow ditch running the entire length that will dictate strategy from tee to green. Once on the green, players will be faced with possibly the most difficult putting surface on the course.
Rocket Mortgage Classic set to tee off at Detroit Golf Club
DETROIT Many of the worlds top golfers are in Detroit for the Rocket Mortgage Classic this weekend, but you wouldnt really know it, thanks to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit: Tee times, how to watch, course infoThe Detroit Golf Club will look much different than when the PGA Tour came for the inaugural edition of the tournament last year. The Detroit Golf Club is a big part of that effort. As the tournament gets going Thursday, Detroit Golf Club head pro Josh Upson said he doesnt expect scores to be under par by 20 strokes like they were last year, when Lashley finished at 25 under par. This year, the club has grown the rough to five inches and the greens will be running at 12/12.5.
Benched: PGAs Nate Lashley on return to golf without fans and defending his title in Detroit
DETROIT Nate Lashley won his first-ever PGA Tour event at the Rocket Mortgage Classic last year. Hes looking forward to defending his title in July, even if its without fans. Who knows whats going on there?There was no doubt who was king of the Detroit golf Club last year. I was looking forward to coming back and defending in Detroit where the fans were absolutely amazing, Lashley said. Lashley said hes disappointment he didnt get to play it in April, but hes thrilled its been rescheduled for November.
Rocket Mortgage Classic: Strict changes in place for when PGA Tour returns to Detroit in July
DETROIT The PGA Tour is set to return to Detroit in just over a month for the Rocket Mortgage Classic, but there will be massive changes and strict rules for players due to the coronavirus (COVID-19). The Detroit Golf Club is set to host the second Rocket Mortgage Classic from July 2-5 without fans. Its set to be the fifth event on the PGA Tour this year. UPDATE -- May 28, 2020: Michigan coronavirus cases up to 56,014; Death toll now at 5,372Last year, the Rocket Mortgage Classic was the most awarded event on the tour, so many major players wanted to keep it on the limited schedule for 2020. Langwell said the Rocket Mortgage Classic will learn from the four earlier tournaments on the schedule about best practices.
Changes to Rocket Mortgage Classic, how tournament will run in July
DETROIT The Rocket Mortgage Classic was the most awarded event on the PGA tour last year, so a lot of people wanted to make sure it made it on the PGA Tours limited schedule this year. READ: PGA Tour: Detroits Rocket Mortgage Classic scheduled for July 2-5 without fansIts our new giving initiative, Jason Langwell, executive director of The Rocket Mortgage Classic, said. As for the tournament itself, it will be very different than year one of the tournament. As for the players and the caddies, they all will be tested, and they will stay in three host hotels. The Rocket Mortgage Classic is the 4th tournament in the PGAs return to action.
PGA professionals collect donations for mid-Michigan residents after flooding devastation
MIDLAND, Mich. Professional golfers in southeast Michigan are collecting donations to aid individuals and families affected by the massive flooding emergency in Midland last week. READ: Catastrophic flooding, evacuations in mid-Michigan as dams fail: What to knowPGA members Jordan Young and Brian Cairns are leading an initiative to collect two trailers worth of supplies and high demand products to donate to mid-Michigan residents. Officials said high priority supplies include nonperishable foods, personal hygiene products, blankets, new socks and clothes, gift cards, diapers and cleaning supplies. High priority is for nonperishable foods, personal hygiene products, blankets, new socks and clothes, gift cards, diapers and cleaning supplies. Learn more about volunteer or donation opportunities and disaster resources available to help mid-Michigan residents here.
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson's $10 million charity golf match set for May 24
Tiger Woods of the United States celebrates after sinking his putt on the 18th green to win during the final round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 14, 2019 in Augusta, Georgia. PGA stars Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will play their long-anticipated rematch on May 24 at 3 p.m., AT&T's WarnerMedia announced on Thursday. The charity golf outing will be held at the Medalist Golf Club in Hobe Sound, Florida. Woods and Mickelson last competed in an exclusive event in November 2018 at the Shadow Creek Golf Course in Las Vegas. The pair played in a $9 million winner-take-all prize in Las Vegas, which resulted in Mickelson beating Woods on the 22nd hole.cnbc.com
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"They associated golf with pain": Tiger Woods reflects on the impact of his career on his kids
Tiger Woods returns to the PGA tour Thursday in New Jersey. As he played a practice round, Woods gave a rare interview to Dana Jacobson for "CBS This Morning." It was a return to glory for Tiger Woods at the Masters in April, and a chance to finally share the moment with his two children, Samantha, now 12, and son Charlie who is 10. Tiger Woods speaks with Dana Jacobson for "CBS This Morning." Watch more of Jacobson's interview with Woods on "CBS This Morning," Thursday, Aug. 8 at 7 a.m.cbsnews.com