PGA Championships

Rory McIlroy hits out of a bunker on the seventh hold during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
May 14, 2019 - 6:19 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.J. (AP) — It's been a month since Tiger Woods stunned the golf world by overcoming four back surgeries and periods when his troubled career appeared to be over by winning the Masters for his first major in 11 years. Four-time major champion Rory McIlroy was still in awe Tuesday, two...
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Rory McIlroy chips onto the seventh green during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
May 14, 2019 - 4:53 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Rory McIlroy will likely go to the 2020 Olympics and represent Ireland. The 30-year-old from Northern Ireland disclosed his decision Tuesday, two days before the start of the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black. McIlroy skipped the Rio de Janeiro Games in 2016 in part...
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Tiger Woods walks along the ninth green during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament, Monday, May 13, 2019, in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
May 14, 2019 - 4:13 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Tiger Woods, the Masters champion, going for the second leg of the Grand Slam on a long, wet course at Bethpage Black. It all sounds so familiar. For Woods, it feels entirely different. The PGA Championship now occupies the second slot in the major championship schedule...
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Brooks Koepka watches his shot off the second tee during a practice round at the PGA Championship golf tournament, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
May 14, 2019 - 1:54 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Tiger Woods spent a half-hour answering all sorts of questions at a packed news conference Tuesday. As he walked out, so did more than half of the media members who gathered to hear his every word. Brooks Koepka then immediately entered the room. Koepka is the titleholder...
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Tiger Woods flips his ball as he walks along the ninth green during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament, Monday, May 13, 2019, in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
May 14, 2019 - 12:09 pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The parents of a drunken driver who died in a car crash last year are suing Tiger Woods. They blame the golfer and his girlfriend for allowing their son to drive home from their Florida restaurant while intoxicated. The wrongful death lawsuit filed Monday says Nicholas...
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FILE - In this Thursday, April 11, 2019, file photo, Justin Thomas hits to the second green during the first round for the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. The PGA Championship is set to begin May 16 on the Black Course at Bethpage State Park on New York's Long Island. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)
May 13, 2019 - 5:53 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Thomas withdrew from the PGA Championship on Monday, saying he was not willing to risk more pain in his right wrist by returning before it's fully healed. Thomas, who won the PGA Championship two years ago at Quail Hollow, will miss a major for the first time since...
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Steve Stricker tees off on the 18th hole during the final round of the Regions Tradition Champions Tour golf tournament, Monday, May 13, 2019, in Birmingham, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
May 13, 2019 - 4:41 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Steve Stricker got the next best thing to a major championship, at least for a 50-something player. Stricker ran away with his first senior major Monday, closing with a 4-under 68 for a six-shot victory at the weather-delayed Regions Tradition. Stricker led by two shots...
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Tiger Woods flips his ball as he walks along the ninth green during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament, Monday, May 13, 2019, in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
May 13, 2019 - 4:00 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Kuchar is playing his 54th major championship and realized something new as he walked off the 18th green at Bethpage Black. "I think this is the first time I've worn a beanie at the PGA Championship," he said Monday. He wasn't alone. Tiger Woods was layered in clothing...
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May 12, 2019 - 5:00 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Major championship golf returned to Bethpage State Park and found the Black course just how it left it 10 years ago: wet. More than one-half inch of rain fell Sunday as some players began to arrive for the PGA Championship. And more rain and cool weather are forecast for...
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FILE - In this June 15, 2012, file photo, Casey Martin drives to the fifth green during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. The PGA Championship is allowing John Daly to use a cart next week at Bethpage Black. It will be the first time since Martin in 2012 that a player is allowed to ride a cart during a major. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
May 10, 2019 - 5:26 pm
Next week, there will be a legitimate major championship at Bethpage Black. We'll also get a ridiculous sideshow, at least for the first couple of days. John Daly will rip it up in the PGA Championship — while gripping the wheel of a golf cart. Yep, the guardians of the game are accommodating a 53-...
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