SOUTHPORT, England — Mo Martin had a plan for Royal Birkdale, and it's working better than she imagined at the Women's British Open.
The 143rd Open Championship will be held this week at Royal Liverpool in England. It's only the second time in the past 47 years that this sea-side course has hosted the Open Championship. The other time was 2006 when Tiger Wood scorched the course by shooting 18-under and winning by five shots over second-place …
SOUTHPORT, England — Ayako Uehara of Japan felt confident with the putter and played in the best weather Royal Birkdale has to offer. It was the right combination to take the lead Thursday in the Women's British Open. And the best she could manage was 4-under 68.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Angel Cabrera no longer has to fret about that streak of disappointments in non-major tournaments on the PGA Tour.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Billy Hurley III didn't plan to lose much rest sitting on a third-round lead for the first time on the PGA Tour.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Billy Hurley III has been waiting for a breakthrough moment on the PGA Tour. On Independence Day, the former Navy officer might have set himself up for one this weekend in the Greenbrier Classic.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Jonas Blixt's memory of raising the trophy last year carried over to a strong start at the Greenbrier Classic.
Tracy West has been named director of the Valspar Championship, the annual PGA tournament played at Innisbrook in March. West replaces Kevin Krisle, who took over in December 2010.
WESLEY CHAPEL — In a state teeming with golf courses — the Tampa Bay area alone is home to more than 100 — it's not exactly the norm to see a course rise from the dead and thrive.
First, you must know how much he loves the game.
If you want to find a public golf course in the Tampa Bay area, check out 'Tampa Bay Golf Tour'. It features over 60 courses in Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco and Hernando counties.
Wouldn't it be great to play a course made up of the best holes from our top area courses? We gave it a shot. It's called the Dream 18. Get an up-close view through a multimedia report featuring photos and descriptions of each hole as well as audio from Times staff writer Rodney Page.