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Fowler hangs on to 2-shot victory

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Rickie Fowler survived a nervy back nine on Sunday to shoot a three-over 74 and outduel Branden Grace down the stretch to win the Phoenix Open for his fifth US PGA Tour title. Fowler closed with the highest score by a winner in tournament history but he still managed to banish […]

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Fowler pads lead to 4 shots

Fowler, in search of his fifth PGA Tour title and his first since the 2017 Honda Classic, had a 20-under par total of 193 at TPC Scottsdale, where he held the 54-hole lead last year but finished tied for 11th.

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Young Korean nips Superal for crown

Hwang, who showed her potentials way back in 2015 when she topped a pro tournament at Mt. Malarayat as a 14-year-old amateur, leaned on a two-shot swing against Superal on No. 12 to hike her lead to four then kept her poise in the face of the latter’s make-or-break charge in the stretch to pocket the title by the slimmest of margins.

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Mickelson seeks 4th Phoenix title

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Phil Mickelson played college golf in Arizona and he would like nothing more than to become the Phoenix Open’s first four-time winner in the same place where he excelled as a amateur. The PGA Tour makes it lone stop in Arizona this week and the 48-year-old, who attended Arizona State University […]

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Korean rookie takes Splendido Ladies Classic lead

Chayanun actually seized control with a running five-under card after 11 holes but failed to ride the heavy wind that blew from all over, bogeying No. 12, dropping two strokes on the next and yielding another shot on No. 14 of Splendido Taal Golf Club.

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LOS ANGELES (AFP) – World No. 1 Justin Rose added to his impressive hardware collection on Sunday, shooting a three-under par 69 to win the Farmers Insurance Open by two strokes. England’s Rose captured his 10th US PGA Tour title as he held off a hard-charging Adam Scott down the stretch and secured the victory […]

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