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11:16 PM ET Associated Press KA’UPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii — Miguel Angel Jimenez made a 12-foot birdie putt on the second hole of a playoff Saturday with senior newcomer Ernie Els to win the PGA Tour Champions’ season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship. Fred Couples dropped out on the first extra trip down the par-4 18th at windy Hualalai,
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10:29 AM ET England’s Lee Westwood will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship after carding a 7-under-par 65 on Saturday. Westwood, who last won on the European Tour at the 2018 Nedbank Challenge, produced a mighty approach shot to set up an eagle on the par-5 eighth
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1:39 AM ET Associated Press KA’UPULEHU-KONA, Hawai’i — Woody Austin scrambled for birdie on the par-4 18th Friday to take the lead into the final round of the PGA Tour Champions’ season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship, while Ernie Els had the best round of the day to get into contention in his senior debut. After the
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10:44 PM ET Associated Press KA’UPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii — Bernhard Langer and Miguel Angel Jimenez shot 8-under 64 on Thursday to share the first-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship. Ernie Els struggled in his debut on the 50-and-over tour, shooting a 72. The four-time major winner from South Africa turned 50
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4:30 PM ET Associated Press LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — American Danielle Kang stepped to the tee at the treacherous par-3 finishing hole at the LPGA’s season-opening Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions on Thursday and had a bit of a problem. Standing 204 yards from the flagstick, she told her caddie that she didn’t have
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Phil Mickelson will not only be playing in this week’s American Express—his first tournament start since the WGC-HSBC Champions in November—he will be the tournament host as the PGA Tour’s long-time stop in the California desert gets a makeover of sorts. Lefty’s charity, The Mickelson Foundation, will be the host organization while American Express has
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9:11 PM ET Lisa Mickey The LPGA Tour returns to Orlando for the second year to open its 2020 season and a new decade of women’s professional golf. This week’s Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions will welcome 26 LPGA tournament winners from the past two seasons in a low-key $1.2 million limited-field event that pairs
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Phil Mickelson will begin his golf year this week, playing in—and hosting—the newly re-named American Express, which was once the Bob Hope Desert Classic. Mickelson finished second in the desert a year ago, losing improbably to tour rookie Adam Long when Long drained an 18-foot birdie putt on the 72nd hole to win by a
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