LPGA Tour: Nelly Korda in contention at Mizuho Americas Open as illnesses leads to multiple withdrawals | Golf News

World No 1 Nelly Korda is within three shots of the halfway lead at the LPGA Tour’s Mizuho Americas Open, where illness has led to multiple players withdrawing. Korda, who saw her run of five consecutive victories ended when Rose Zhang won the Cognizant Founders Cup on Sunday, followed an opening-round 70 with a four-under…

Read More

Myrtle Beach Classic: Chris Gotterup clinches maiden Tour title to book PGA Championship ticket | Golf News

Chris Gotterup won the inaugural Myrtle Beach Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, closing with a four-under 67 for a six-stroke victory at Dunes Golf & Beach Club. The tournament was played opposite the Wells Fargo Championship, which was won by Rory McIlroy, with Gotterup’s victory securing him a spot in next…

Read More

Ronnie O’Sullivan named World Snooker Tour player of the year after winning five titles during season | Snooker News

Ronnie O’Sullivan has been named WST Player of the Year after winning five titles during the 2023/24 season, including the Masters and UK Championship; it’s the first time since 2014 he collects the prestigious award Last Updated: 10/05/24 11:12am Ronnie O’Sullivan has been named World Snooker Tour player of the year for the first time…

Read More

Nelly Korda plays down hopes for LPGA Tour history bid after ‘dream’ Met Gala appearance | Golf News

Nelly Korda insists she has hardly thought about the chance to make history by winning an unprecedented sixth straight event on the LPGA Tour. The 25-year-old returns to action in this week’s Cognizant Founders Cup in New Jersey having attended the Met Gala in New York on Monday, where she became the first golfer since…

Read More

CJ Cup Byron Nelson: England’s Aaron Rai and Matt Wallace push for win before Taylor Pendrith claims first PGA Tour title | Golf News

England’s Aaron Rai and Matt Wallace recorded birdie bursts as they pushed to win The CJ Cup Byron Nelson on the PGA Tour before Taylor Pendrith snatched victory from Ben Kohles on a dramatic final hole in Texas. Rai went out in six under, beginning with successive birdies, bagging two more at five and eight,…

Read More

Sky Sports Golf podcast: Can Rory McIlroy’s PGA Tour victory with Shane Lowry spark major-winning year? | Golf News

Rory McIlroy returned to the winner’s circle when he teamed up with Shane Lowry at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, but could his latest PGA Tour success mark the start of bigger things to come this year? McIlroy made a strong start to the year on the DP World Tour, following a runner-up finish…

Read More

RBC Heritage: Scottie Scheffler claims fourth PGA Tour win in five starts with three-shot victory at Hilton Head | Golf News

Scottie Scheffler secured his fourth PGA Tour win in five starts after completing a dominant three-shot victory in a weather-delayed finish at the RBC Heritage. The world No 1 was four under for his final round with three holes remaining when play was suspended due to darkness on Sunday at Hilton Head, following a two-and-a-half-hour…

Read More

Billy Horschel books PGA Championship spot with Corales Puntacana Championship win on PGA Tour | Golf News

Billy Horschel secured his place in next month’s PGA Championship with victory in the Corales Puntacana Championship. The 37-year-old ran off four straight birdies on the front nine to get in the mix, began to pull away with an eagle on the par-five 12th hole and closed with a nine-under 63 for a two-shot victory…

Read More

Rory McIlroy denies LIV reports and says he’ll play on PGA Tour ‘for the rest of my career’ | Golf News

Rory McIlroy has denied reports linking him with a move to LIV Golf, and insists his future lies with the PGA Tour. London financial paper City AM reported at the weekend that McIlroy, who has been among the staunchest critics of the Saudi-funded breakaway, could be about to jump ship in a deal worth £680m.…

Read More

The Masters 2024: Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Tom Watson call for PGA Tour and LIV Golf unity | Golf News

Golfing greats Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Tom Watson have all called for unity between the PGA Tour and LIV Golf to get the world’s best back playing together frequently in a ‘fractured’ sport. The all-star trio fulfilled their roles as Honorary Starters at The Masters, following a two-and-a-half-hour weather delay at Augusta National, before…

Read More