Masters Golf Tournament

Brooks Koepka hits out of the bunker on the first hole during a practice round for the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in Pebble Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt York)
June 12, 2019 - 3:35 pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Brooks Koepka should already have enough motivation for this U.S. Open. At stake is a shot at a U.S. Open record not touched in 114 years — three straight victories by Willie Anderson. On his mind was a Fox Sports preview that Koepka interpreted as another example of him...
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Jason Day, of Australia, and caddie Steve Williams walk on the 13th hole during a practice round for the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in Pebble Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 11, 2019 - 8:14 pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Jason Day has won a major, reached No. 1 in the world and recorded 12 PGA Tour wins already in his career. That's not nearly enough to satisfy Day, who believes he has "severely underachieved" and needed to make a change if he wants to achieve his goal of winning all...
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Tiger Woods speaks to the media at a news conference at the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in Pebble Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
June 11, 2019 - 7:49 pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The questions are different now, if only because Tiger Woods no longer has to explain why he was stuck for more than a decade on 14 major championship wins. That alone had to be worth the smile on his face Tuesday as he took a break from a session on the driving range at...
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FILE - In this June 20, 2004, file photo, Retief Goosen, of South Africa, holds the U.S. Open Championship trophy at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in Southampton, N.Y. Goosen was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame, Monday, June 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
June 10, 2019 - 10:14 pm
CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif. (AP) — Retief Goosen woke up in a hospital room, learning later that his body was blackened, bloodied and lifeless from a lightning strike on a tiny South African golf course. Dennis Walters couldn't feel anything below his waist and knew his dream of playing professional...
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June 06, 2019 - 3:13 pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Facts and figures for the 119th U.S. Open golf championship: Dates: June 13-16. Site: Pebble Beach Golf Links. The course: Designed by two amateur players, Jack Neville and Douglas Grant, Pebble Beach opened in 1919. Jack Nicklaus redesigned the par-3 fifth hole along...
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Jim Furyk drives on the second hole during the third round of the Charles Schwab Challenge golf tournament at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, Saturday, May 25, 2019. (Bob Booth/Star-Telegram via AP)
June 04, 2019 - 11:15 am
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Nick Price was in his final week at No. 1 in the world. Tiger Woods was making his U.S. Open debut as a 19-year-old amateur. It was 1995 at Shinnecock Hills, and it was the last time Jim Furyk was at home for the U.S. Open. Furyk will be making his 24th consecutive appearance in...
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Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his ball close to the hole during the pro-am round of the Memorial golf tournament Wednesday, May 29, 2019, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
May 29, 2019 - 4:55 pm
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Winning the Masters gave Tiger Woods his 15th major and allowed him to resume the pursuit of Jack Nicklaus and his 18 majors. It moved him even closer to another record that Rory McIlroy believes should get more attention. Woods now is at 81 career victories on the PGA Tour, one...
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FILE - In this June 3, 2012, file photo, Jack Nicklaus, left, talks with Tiger Woods after Woods won the Memorial golf tournament at the Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio. Winning his 15th major has renewed the conversation of whether he can catch the record held by Nicklaus. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
May 28, 2019 - 5:38 pm
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods had their first conversation about rivalries while in South Africa for the Presidents Cup in 2003, right around the time Woods was about to get his fourth rival in Vijay Singh. The message Nicklaus preached from experience that day: Make sure you're...
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Tiger Woods reacts as he walks off the 7th green during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament, Friday, May 17, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
May 23, 2019 - 1:45 pm
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Tiger Woods has decided to play in the Memorial next week ahead of his next chance in a major. Woods is a five-time winner at Muirfield Village. He has never missed it when healthy, except in 2006 when he took time off after his father's death. The Memorial is two weeks before...
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Tiger Woods reacts after missing a putt for birdie on the 17th green during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament, Friday, May 17, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
May 17, 2019 - 8:43 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Tiger Woods gave a hop with his left leg and prepared to pump his fist as his birdie putt rolled toward the 17th hole in the PGA Championship on Friday. Then the ball kept on rolling. Down came his leg. A groan rose from the crowd. And Woods was all but done for the week...
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