Stories by Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014

Daly has week to remember

John Daly hasn't had a week like this in some time. Not only did he win, he got engaged.
By Doug Ferguson

Stricker entering crossroads with semi-retirement

WINDEMERE, Fla. - Steve Stricker's easy ride into semi-retirement could be coming to a crossroads. Not that it's been easy lately.
By Doug Ferguson

Monday, Dec. 8, 2014

Woods now part of the chase

WINDEMERE, Fla. - Tiger Woods appears to be on the road to recovery again, only it's no longer a question of how soon before he reaches full speed.
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014

Spieth romps to 10-shot victory

WINDERMERE, Fla. - Jordan Spieth blew away an elite field in the Hero World Challenge and set two tournament records Sunday when he closed with 6-under-par 66 for a 10-shot victory over Henrik ...
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014

Golf needs for McIlroy to have a rival

Golf thrives on good rivalries, even if they are one-sided, and most of them are. That could be the case with Rory McIlroy, who at 25 already has won four majors.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Kaymer will go home for the holidays

U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer is looking forward to the holidays, and for good reason. The German will be home for Christmas for the first time since 2006.
By Doug Ferguson

Much has happened since Tiger Woods' car accident

Any mention of golf during the week of Thanksgiving used to be about the Skins Game. Now it's hard not to think about Tiger Woods.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Wie prepares to close out rewarding season

Michelle Wie has one word to describe her season: "Rewarding."
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014

China is making progress in golf

Each year brings more advancement by Chinese golfers, and the inaugural year of PGA Tour China would appear to be accelerating that growth.
By Doug Ferguson

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014

Ex-Jaguar Reed issues public apology

SHANGHAI - Former Augusta State star Patrick Reed apologized publically on Friday for his verbal outburst Thursday at the HSBC Champions, in which microphones caught him swearing and using a gay slur.
By Doug Ferguson

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014

Fowler reaches three of his four goals

SHANGHAI - The HSBC Champions would seem an odd place for Rickie Fowler to start another PGA Tour season.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014

Scott trying out new caddies

There are plenty of caddies who hope to land the job on Adam Scott's bag.
By Doug Ferguson

Woods gave HSBC spark in the early years

Tiger Woods isn't playing in the HSBC Champions this week, but he helped it get where it is now.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014

Bishop said he abused his platform at the PGA of America

Ted Bishop is trying to salvage whatever was left of his legacy as the 38th president of the PGA of America.
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014

Streb wins McGladrey Classic in a playoff

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Robert Streb made the last of his 10 birdies on the second extra hole, winning a three-way playoff in the McGladrey Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory.
By Doug Ferguson

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

PGA of America ousts president

Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter.
By Doug Ferguson

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Kirk returns to McGladrey as defending champ

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - Chris Kirk had a five-week break that featured no Ryder Cup and no complaints. Considering the Americans' ugly loss at Gleneagles and the resulting fallout, it was ...
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Young star from Mexico is making his mark

The road to the PGA Tour out of Mexico was never going to be easy for Carlos Ortiz, even if it was paved with a measure of privilege.
By Doug Ferguson

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Davies, O'Meara among four selected for World Golf Hall of Fame

Laura Davies of England is one of four people who have been chosen for the World Golf Hall of Fame.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Miller thinks Woods will have second act

Johnny Miller has annoyed plenty of people - mostly golfers - during his 25 years in the booth.
By Doug Ferguson

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