Posts Tagged Golf

McIlroy tired of finishing runner-up

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The familiar environs of the Emirates Golf Club is where Rory McIlroy hopes this week to end a streak of three straight second-place finishes on the European Tour.

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The different levels of long on the PGA Tour

Phil Mickelson watches his tee shot on the fifth hole during the third round of the Humana Challenge golf tournament on the Palmer Private course at PGA West on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in La Quinta, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tim Clark was wrong about one thing. He’s not the shortest hitter on the PGA Tour.

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Allenby stands by story, says truth will come out

Robert Allenby, of Australia, talks to the media at a practice round for the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A defiant and at times angry Robert Allenby stood by his story Tuesday that he was robbed and beaten in Honolulu, basing the account on what he remembered and what he was told by a homeless woman who came to his aid.

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RBC Heritage golf course to undergo renovations

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Harbour Town Golf Links will get spruced up after next April’s PGA Tour event, the RBC Heritage.

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Woods is all smiles at Phoenix Open

In this combo of photos, Tiger Woods, left, smiles as he talks to the media after playing a practice round prior to the Phoenix Open golf tournament on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. In this Jan. 19, 2015, file photo, Tiger Woods, right, missing a front tooth, walks in the finish area where his girlfriend Lindsey Vonn won the women's World Cup super-G ski race in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, left, and Armando Trovati)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tiger Woods was all smiles Tuesday — and with a full set of teeth.

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