33-year-old Australian golfer Matt Jones earned his first victory on the PGA Tour in dramatic style. The former Arizona State star made a long 46 foot birdie putt on the final hole, shooting 66 on Sunday and forcing a playoff with Matt Kuchar.
A downcast and frustrated Tiger Woods told media on Monday that playing golf's first major of the season, the Masters, is still up in the air. Woods has been bothered by his back and does not know if he'll be pursuing his 15th major come April 10.
Jersey City -
Australian Adam Scott came from behind to shoot a solid round of 65 and capture the The Barklays 2013 Championship on Sunday. Scott made five birdies and no bogeys as he defeated four other golfers, including Tiger Woods by one shot.
This weeks PGA Tours Wyndham Championship became a battle of young guns and it took a couple extra holes to decide a winner. 23 year-old rookie Patrick Reed made an improbable birdie on the second playoff hole to defeat 20 year-old Jordan Spieth.
Firestone Country Club is playing host to some of the top golfers in the world at this weeks PGA Tour Bridgestone Invitational and Webb Simpson, playing his first competitive round on the course is the first round leader after shooting 64.
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Tommy Gainey and Johnson Wagner sit on top of the Greenbrier Classic after first round scores of 62. With plenty of low scores and good weather expected, this could become a good old fashion PGA Tour shootout this weekend.
Bubba Watson is still looking for his first PGA Tour victory since last year's Masters and he is off to a good start this week after taking over the lead at the Travelers with a second round 67.
The week after the US Open is generally easy going and much more relaxed on the PGA Tour and it showed in the scoring. Charlie Hoffman shot a -9 61 on Thursday to take the early lead, but plenty of terrific scores will have him battling to remain on top.
Tiger Woods emerged victorious from the Arnold Palmer Invitation at Bay Hill for the first time since September 2009. And this eagerly awaited return as certainly got the 36 year old former world number one hungry for a fifth major