Golf

  • Golf Roundup: Dustin Johnson, Jon Rahm advance to semifinals of Match Play Dustin Johnson lines up a putt on the 14th hole as fans watch from boats on Lake Austin during quarterfinal play at the Dell Technologies Match Play golf tournament at Austin County Club, Saturday, March 25, 2017, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dustin Johnson had reason to be rattled. As he walked off the 12th green Saturday afternoon, the match referee said five words that Johnson heard for the first time all week in the Dell Technologies Match Play. “The match is all square.” Until then, Johnson had led after each of the 71 holes he ...
  • Golf Roundup: A day of dominance and survival at Match Play Jordan Spieth hits on the fifth hole during round-robin play at the Dell Technologies Match Play golf tournament at Austin County Club, Friday, March 24, 2017, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)(Photo: The Associated Press)AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dustin Johnson and Phil Mickelson showed the simple side to the Dell Technologies Match Play. For three straight days in warmth, wind or rain, they built early leads and never let anyone get close to them in advancing out of their groups to the knockout stage. For just about everyone else, it ...
  • Golf Roundup: Big wind and wild outcomes at Match Play Justin Thomas plays his shot from the eighth tee during the third round of the WGC - Mexico Championship golf tournament at Club de Golf Chapultepec on March 4.(Photo: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Phil Mickelson hit a simple chip toward the hole that never stopped until it was off the other side of the green and into the water. Jordan Spieth felt a gust of wind as his tee shot was in the air and began pleading for it to get down. He only stopped ...
  • Golf Roundup: A rough, emotional day for top seeds at Match Play Jason Day, of Australia, watches his tee shot on the sixth hole during round-robin play against Pat Perez at the Dell Technologies Match Play golf tournament at Austin County Club, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Austin, Texas. Day conceded the match after the sixth hole and withdrew from the tournament. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)AUSTIN — Hideto Tanihara couldn’t wait to watch his opponent. Soren Kjeldsen kept his eyes off his adversary. Both, however, looked pretty good in Wednesday’s first round of the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play at Austin Country Club. Tanihara, seeded No. 54, toppled local favorite and No. 5 seed Jordan Spieth, 4 and 2, while Kjeldsen got ...
  • Golf Roundup: Match Play in Texas, and the LPGA gears up for a major Defending champion Jason Day, of Australia, left, talks with Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, right, as they practice for the Dell Technologies Match Play Championship golf tournament at Austin County Club, Tuesday, March 21, 2017, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Put together the top 64 players available from the world ranking, have them play 112 matches over five days, and anything can happen. That’s the beauty of the Dell Technologies Match Play. Last year, Jason Day seemed to cruise at Austin Country Club, winning all seven of his matches — only his semifinal ...
  • Golf Roundup: Johnson faces a major group in Match Play The Masters JS AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dustin Johnson has a trio of major champions in his way at the Dell Technologies Match Play. Johnson is the No. 1 seed for the first time in Match Play, which starts Wednesday at Austin Country Club. The three players assigned to his round-robin group are PGA champion Jimmy Walker, two-time major ...
  • Late eagle carries Marc Leishman to victory at Arnold Palmer Invitational Kevin Kisner lines up a putt on the 16th green during the third round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament at Bay Hill Club & Lodge on March 18.(Photo: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports)ORLANDO — Marc Leishman’s 5-year-old son, Harvey, just wanted a trophy. “Let’s go get the trophy!” he shouted outside the scoring trailer not long after overnight co-leader Kevin Kisner made par at No. 18 to seal the comeback win for Leishman at the Arnold Palmer Invitational. “We’ll get the trophy in a minute,” said Leishman, who made ...
  • Golf Roundup: Kevin Kisner, Charley Hoffman share lead at Arnold Palmer Invitational Kevin Kisner lines up a putt on the 16th green during the third round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament at Bay Hill Club & Lodge on March 18.(Photo: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports)(PhatzRadio Sports / Golf Week)   —-   ORLANDO — The big names made their move early Saturday afternoon at the Arnold Palmer Invitational. Then Kevin Kisner made his. Now he’s hoping to keep his foot on the gas and honor Arnie with his second career PGA Tour win. Kisner shot 4-under 68 in Round 3, moving to ...
  • Golf Roundup: Fred Couples leads Tucson Conquistadores Classic Charley Hoffman tees off on the 14th hole during the second round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament in Orlando, Fla., Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Fred Couples shot an 8-under 65 on Friday in the Tucson Conquistadores Classic, leaving playing partner Steve Stricker two strokes back is his PGA Tour Champions debut. Coming off a victory last month in the Chubb Classic, the 57-year-old Couples birdied five of the first seven holes in hot conditions, and added ...
  • Golf Roundup: Jason Day opens with 70 at Arnold Palmer Invitational Jason Day, of Australia, watches his drive off the tee of the fifth hole during the second round of the BMW Championship golf tournament at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel, Ind., Friday, Sept. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)(Photo: The Associated Press)ORLANDO — The last time Jason Day was at the Bay Hill Club & Lodge, he won the 2016 Arnold Palmer Invitational and shared a celebratory drink — or two or three — with the King. “I felt like I was drinking a whole bottle of Ketel One (Palmer’s favorite drink),” Day said with a big smile. ...
  • Golf: Past major winners welcome at Masters, but not to play willet 2016 Masters ChampAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Already the smallest field among majors, the Masters is shrinking the field for the Par 3 Contest. Augusta National has sent letters to its honorary invitees to inform them that the Par 3 Contest, held on the Wednesday before the opening round, will be limited to players in the field and past ...
  • Golf Roundup: Adam Hadwin hangs on for win at the Valspar, earning a Masters spot Hadwin Valspar -USATSI-9938170PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Adam Hadwin only wanted a chance to win on the final hole Sunday at the Valspar Championship. He could have done without the self-inflicted drama. Hadwin lost a two-shot lead with one swing on the 16th hole when his tee shot sailed into the water and led to double bogey. The ...
  • Golf Roundup: Adam Hadwin shoots 67 to open 4-shot lead in Valspar Hadwin-GTY-652200862-89458627PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Adam Hadwin only wants a chance to win when he tees it up on the PGA Tour, and he’s never had a chance like this one. Birdie putts from 35 feet and 55 feet on the back nine Saturday at the Valspar Championship stretched his lead to four shots. Equally important ...
  • Golf Roundup: Adam Hadwin builds one-shot lead at Valspar Championship Hadwin PGAPALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Adam Hadwin knows all about going low on the PGA Tour. Still to be determined is whether that translates into a victory. Hadwin, who shot a 59 at the CareerBuilder Challenge two months ago, ran off five straight birdies to start the back nine Friday at the Valspar Championship and posted ...
  • Golf Roundup: Herman opens with a 62 to lead at Innisbrook Tiger Woods tees off on the 11th hole during the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Jim Herman was persuaded to play the Valspar Championship by an influential acquaintance, and he made it pay off Thursday with a 9-under 62 for a two-shot lead. No, it wasn’t President Donald Trump this time. Herman wasn’t getting much out of his game — three missed cuts and a tie for ...
  • Golf Roundup: Florida swing resumes, at least momentarily FILE - In this March 13, 2016, file photo, Charl Schwartzel, of South Africa, reacts as he misses his putt for birdie during regulation play on the 18th hole during the final round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament in Palm Harbor, Fla. Defending champion Charl Schwartzel has withdrawn from the Valspar Championship pro-am after 10 holes because of something that has never happened to him: He got hit by a golf ball. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco, File)(Photo: The Associated Press)PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — And now, back to the Florida swing. Or what’s left of it. A pair of World Golf Championships that have gone through new sponsorships, new dates and new venues have caused a major detour in the road to the Masters. Instead of the PGA Tour gradually making its way north to Augusta ...
  • Golf Roundup: Fisher’s finish leads to Match Play and a shot at Masters Justin Thomas plays his shot from the eighth tee during the third round of the WGC - Mexico Championship golf tournament at Club de Golf Chapultepec on March 4.(Photo: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)MEXICO CITY (AP) — Ross Fisher arrived at the Mexico Championship fully aware that it could be his last significant tournament for the next month. He closed with three straight birdies for a 65, and now he can count on another World Golf Championship, and possibly a trip down Magnolia Lane. Fisher was at No. 72 ...
  • Golf Roundup: Johnson playing like he’ll be at No. 1 for a while Dustin Johnson, of the United States, shows the ball after hitting at the 17th hole green during the final round of the Mexico Championship at Chapultepec Golf Club in Mexico City, Sunday, March 5, 2017. Johnson won the Mexico Championship in his debut as the No. 1 player in the world. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)(Photo: The Associated Press)MEXICO CITY (AP) — Fresh off his victory at Riviera that elevated Dustin Johnson to the top of the world ranking, the question was how he would handle the expectations and attention that come with being No. 1. “I’ve only been No. 1 for about 30 minutes,” he said. “Ask me in a couple of weeks.” Two ...
  • Golf Roundup: Dustin Johnson wins WGC-Mexico Championship in his debut as No. 1 DJ No1(PhatzRadio Sports / AP)    —-   MEXICO CITY — Nothing came easy for Dustin Johnson. Through three rounds of the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, he hit a ball out of bounds, saw another get stuck in a tree and was bedeviled a few times by the course resting 7,500 feet above sea level. And the man whose ...
  • Golf Roundup: Justin Thomas gets ace in third round, takes lead in Mexico Justin Thomas plays his shot from the eighth tee during the third round of the WGC - Mexico Championship golf tournament at Club de Golf Chapultepec on March 4.(Photo: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)MEXICO CITY (AP) — Justin Thomas hit a 6-iron that one-hopped into the bottom of the cup. Dustin Johnson hit a wedge that never came down from a tree. In one of the 10 fairways that Phil Mickelson missed, a spectator apparently ran off with his golf ball. Even better than the wild action Saturday in ...
  • Golf Roundup: Rory McIlroy feeling better, takes 2-shot lead in Mexico Rory McIlroy plays his shot on the 11th hole during the first round of the WGC - Mexico Championship golf tournament at Club de Golf Chapultepec on March 2.(Photo: Orlando Jorge Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)MEXICO CITY (AP) — Sore ribs or sore stomach, it doesn’t seem to matter to Rory McIlroy. After being gone for seven weeks, he took a two-shot lead into the weekend at the Mexico Championship with a chance to return to No. 1 in the world. McIlroy holed out from 156 yards for eagle on the ...
  • Golf Roundup: Rory McIlroy is one shot back after battling upset stomach Rory McIlroy plays his shot on the 11th hole during the first round of the WGC - Mexico Championship golf tournament at Club de Golf Chapultepec on March 2.(Photo: Orlando Jorge Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)MEXICO CITY (AP) — Rory McIlroy had more trouble with his stomach than his ribs. The golf was just fine. Playing for the first time in seven weeks because of a rib injury, McIlroy coped with a bad stomach and the high altitude with a 3-under 68 that left him one shot out of a six-way ...
  • Golf Roundup: Can rules changes save golf from decline? Justin Thomas reacts after making an eagle putt on the final hole for an 11-under-par 59, during the first round of the Sony Open golf tournament Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Honolulu. (Dennis Oda/The Honolulu Advertiser via AP)(PhatzRadio Sports / AP)    —-   Have you heard? They’re changing the rules of golf to make it a little more fun to play, a tiny bit easier and a tad less time-consuming. If you hate being in the sand, for instance, you can now pick up your ball and move it out of the bunker, ...
  • Golf Roundup: Rory McIlroy says a ‘possibility’ to see Tiger Woods at the Masters TW British Open -USATSI-8703178MEXICO CITY (AP) — Rory McIlroy says Tiger Woods was in a good place mentally when they had lunch last week and that the next few weeks would go a long way in determining whether the four-time Masters champion shows up at Augusta National to play. “It’s a possibility, for sure,” McIlroy said Tuesday. Woods withdrew from ...
  • Golf Roundup: 4 players could miss Match Play in detour to the Masters Adam Scott 0217PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The road to the Masters isn’t what it used to be. For the last three years, Adam Scott has played at least three tournaments in Florida before heading to the Masters. Upon leaving the Honda Classic this year, he will log more than 19,000 miles before he arrives at Augusta ...
It's only fair to share...Share on FacebookTweet about this on Twitter
Williamhill.com

"PhatzRadio - A New view from the News Room"

LISTEN TO PHATZRADIO



LiveScore.in

livescore

Weekly Music / Sports Talk Schedule
NBA Unplugged 1:00PM
Audibly Offensive 2:02PM
The War Room 3:01PM
Smooth Jazz 5:11PM
PopSports Sports Radio Tues.AM
The Broad Street Line Wed.AM
After Further Review Wed.AM
HoopGirlz Radio Thur.AM
Gaffer & Hooligan Soccer Fri.AM

Horse Racing

Sun, Mar 26, 2017
Source Horse Racing
Sun, Mar 26, 2017
Source Horse Racing