Doug Ferguson

Jimmy Walker earns first win, Masters invite

SAN MARTIN, Calif. - In his eighth season and his 188th tournament, Jimmy Walker won a back-nine duel Sunday at the Open by making a 6-foot birdie putt on the 15th hole and closing with three pars for 5-under 66. Read more

Phil Mickelson surges to win first British Open

GULLANE, Scotland - Phil Mickelson delivered his best closing round ever in a major Sunday - at the British Open, of all places - when he ran off four birdies over the last six holes for 5-under 66 at Muirfield to win the third leg of the career Grand Slam. Read more

Kuchar holds on to win Memorial

Matt Kuchar rolled in one last birdie to win the Memorial by two shots Sunday and join Tiger Woods as the only multiple winners on the PGA Tour this year. Read more

Golf adopts rule to ban anchored putting stroke

Golf's governing bodies approved a rule Tuesday that outlaws the putting stroke used by four of the last six major champions, a move opposed by two major golf organizations that contend long putters are not hurting the game. Read more

Points wins Houston Open, locks up Masters invite

HUMBLE, Texas - D.A. Points came back from a long rain delay and made four pars. The last one gave him a one-shot victory in the Houston Open and sent him to the Masters Tournament. Read more

Four players earn berth; Siem comes up just short

Henrik Stenson didn't get the trophy at the Houston Open. He gladly settled for an invitation to the Masters Tournament. Read more

Nicklaus believes Woods can still break his majors record


PALM BEACH GAR­DENS, Fla. — Tiger Woods was long gone from PGA National when Jack Nicklaus settled into his seat in the... Read more