Stories by Doug Ferguson

Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014

McIlroy doesn't plan to slow down

Rory McIlroy is not interested in getting off this amazing run and taking it easy.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014

Kuchar's quest for slip-and-slide ultimately kept him out of PGA

PARAMUS, N.J. - Matt Kuchar missed the final major of the year when his back locked up on him from having to sit too long in traffic.
By Doug Ferguson

Mahan wants to stay in hunt for stretch drive

With a twirl of his club, Hunter Mahan enters golf's stretch drive knowing there's more he can do.
By Doug Ferguson

Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014

Back issues will not let Woods play in Ryder Cup

Tiger Woods removed himself from consideration for the Ryder Cup team Wednesday evening with a clear message that he is not healthy enough to play.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014

Scott continues streak of making of cuts at majors

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - For the third year in a row, Adam Scott was on the short list of players who made the cut in every major.
By Doug Ferguson

Ferguson: PGA brought clarity to golf, excitement to majors

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Great golf can lead to short memories. The PGA Championship provided the kind of theater anyone could expect from a major.
By Doug Ferguson

Monday, Aug 11, 2014

Watson still considering Woods for Ryder Cup

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - U.S. captain Tom Watson said he would be foolish not to consider Tiger Woods as one of his three wild-card selections.
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Aug 10, 2014

McIlroy wins PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Rory McIlroy won his second straight major championship and fourth of his young career, rallying on the back nine in the PGA Championship.
By Doug Ferguson

Saturday, Aug 9, 2014

McIlroy maintains one-shot lead at PGA

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Rory McIlroy made an 8-foot birdie putt at the 18th hole Saturday to maintain a one-shot lead at the PGA Championship.
By Doug Ferguson

Friday, Aug 8, 2014

McIlroy surges into lead

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - On a soggy day at Valhalla, Rory McIlroy put himself in a familiar position - at the top of the leaderboard in the PGA Championship.
By Doug Ferguson

Thursday, Aug 7, 2014

McIlroy starts strong in the PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Rory McIlroy showed no sign of letting up. Lee Westwood might just be getting started. Momentum was a big theme in the opening round of the PGA Championship, and it even applied ...
By Doug Ferguson

Woods struggles to 74 at PGA

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Tiger Woods made only one birdie at Valhalla and shot 3-over-par 74 in the first round of the PGA Championship.
By Doug Ferguson

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014

Valhalla has history of providing great theatre

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Valhalla has staged three big events, all of them providing great theater.
By Doug Ferguson

Woods ready to tee it up in the PGA Championship

Barely able to tie his shoes three days ago, Tiger Woods is ready to tee it up in the PGA Championship.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014

Watson catches grief at PGA

Bubba Watson catches grief over refusal to participate in long driving contest.
By Doug Ferguson

Monday, Aug 4, 2014

Caddie prepares as if Woods will play

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Joe LaCava, the caddie, was awaiting word on whether his boss - Tiger Woods - would be healthy enough to play the final major of the year.
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Aug 3, 2014

Back pain knocks Woods out of Bridgestone

AKRON, Ohio - Tiger Woods was stricken with more back pain and withdrew after eight holes at the Bridgestone Invitational. He struggled to even take off his golf shoes.
By Doug Ferguson

McIlroy wins and goes back to No. 1

AKRON, Ohio - Rory McIlroy rallied from a three-shot deficit to win the Bridgestone Invitational and return to No. 1 in the world.
By Doug Ferguson

Saturday, Aug 2, 2014

Garcia stretches his lead at Firestone

AKRON, Ohio - Sergio Garcia shot 3-under-par 67 in the third round of the Bridgestone Invitational and has a three shot lead over Rory McIlroy, who had 66.
By Doug Ferguson

Friday, Aug 1, 2014

PGA Tour says Johnson is not suspended

AKRON, Ohio - The PGA Tour rebutted a published report Friday that Dustin Johnson has been suspended for failing a drug test.
By Doug Ferguson
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