Valspar Championship Preview: Copperhead Course At Innisbrook ‘Doesn’t Necessarily Just Play To One Style,’ Says CBS Sports Trevor Immelman
The PGA Tour returns to the Copperhead Course at Innisbrook Golf Resort for the Valspar Championship, where Paul Casey goes for the three-peat.detroit.cbslocal.com
Love appointed captain again, this time for Presidents Cup
The PGA Tour has selected Love to be U.S. captain for the Presidents Cup in 2022 at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina. He was captain when Europe rallied from a 10-6 deficit to beat the Americans in the 2012 Ryder Cup at Medinah, and he was Ryder Cup captain for a rare U.S. victory four years later at Hazeltine. He also was an assistant captain in the Ryder Cup under Corey Pavin in 2010 and Jim Furyk in 2018 and is on the staff of Steve Stricker this year. The Presidents Cup was supposed to be played this year until the COVID-19 pandemic led to the Ryder Cup being postponed one year to this September. ... Tony Finau has 35 finishes in the top 10 since the start of the 2016-17 season on the PGA Tour without winning.
Garcia withdraws from Masters after positive COVID-19 test
(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)AUGUSTA, Ga. – Sergio Garcia pulled out of the Masters on Monday after informing Augusta National he tested positive for the coronavirus, making him the second player to withdraw following a positive test. Garcia won his only major at the Masters three years ago in his 19th appearance, the most of any player before winning a green jacket. “After 21 years of not missing a major championship, I will sadly miss the Masters this week,” he tweeted. He brings to 15 the number of PGA Tour players who have tested positive since golf returned in June from the COVID-19 pandemic-caused shutdown. Adam Scott tested positive a week later in California and also had to withdraw.
Genesis Invitational Preview: What Are Tiger Woods' Chances At Riviera According To CBS Sports' Trevor Immelman?
The Genesis Invitational , previously the Genesis Open, tees off Thursday from Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California. The event, hosted by Tiger Woods, proves once again that fields can vary widely in the pre-major portion of the PGA Tour season. This course obviously suits his eye, says CBS Sports golf analyst and PGA Tour veteran Trevor Immelman. He checked in at T9 last year at the Genesis Open. Rahm ranks 11th on the PGA Tour in shots gained: tee-to-green.detroit.cbslocal.com
CBS Sports Announces 2020 PGA Tour Golf Coverage
After a short winter run, CBS Sports golf coverage continues with the Masters April 9-12 in Augusta, the first of its two majors this season. This seasons PGA Tour calendar will see a few more adjustments after last seasons restructuring. CBS Sports coverage of the PGA Tour culminates with the Northern Trust, the first tournament of the FedExCup Playoffs. Immelman, who won the 2008 Masters, has two PGA Tour and four European Tour titles to his name. All CBS Sports coverage of the PGA Tour, beginning with the Farmers Insurance Open, will also be available for live streaming with CBS All Access.detroit.cbslocal.com