Olympics-Golf-Korda fires up with hot 62 to take four-shot lead
by Reuters on August 5, 2021 at 2:38 am
KAWAGOE, Japan (Reuters) -Nelly Korda ignited the Olympic golf with a second round 62 in sapping heat on Thursday to put the United States top of the […]
Olympic officials planning for 72 holes in women's event, but 54 possible
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 9:48 pm
The Olympic women's event will be 72 holes. Or, maybe it won't. Officials are keeping their options open, depending on weather.
Tee times from the third round of the Olympic Women's Competition
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 9:24 pm
The women will go off split tees in the third round of the Olympics golf competition at Kasumigaseki Country Club.
Lexi Thompson uses third caddie in two day because of heat in Japan
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 7:48 pm
Lexi Thompson had her third caddie in two days on her bag at the Olympics on Thursday as oppressive heat continued.
With mom on the bag instead of dad, Aditi Ashok 'chilled' and tied for second
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 7:45 pm
Aditi Ashok has her mom on the bag this week instead of her dad, and she's enjoying the "chilled" vibe in Tokyo.
Nelly Korda flirts with 59, takes four-shot lead at women's Olympic event
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 7:34 pm
Nelly Korda took a big step toward a gold medal Thursday with a 9-under 62 that tied an Olympic record and gave her a four-shot lead.
Golf-DeChambeau has no regrets after COVID-19 diagnosis forces Olympics withdrawal
by Reuters on August 4, 2021 at 4:41 pm
"The vaccine doesn't necessarily prevent it from happening," world number seven DeChambeau said in a report on the Golf Channel website. According to Golf […]
Elle Nachmann takes down Rose Zhang on day of upsets at U.S. Women's Amateur
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 2:10 pm
It was a day of upsets Wednesday at the U.S. Women’s Amateur, most notably Elle Nachmann's win over defending champion Rose Zhang.
Rory McIlroy's advice to Monday-qualifying hopeful who missed short putt: 'Don't miss 1-footers'
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 12:43 pm
Rory McIlroy had some tough love for the Monday-qualifying hopeful who missed a 1-foot putt on Monday in Reno.
USA's Nelly Korda Holds Four-Stroke Lead in Women's Golf After Round 2
by NBC Sports Chicago on August 4, 2021 at 12:24 pm
American golfer Nelly Korda was sensational in Round 2 of the womens golf tournament, shooting 9-under par on the day as she is now in first place at 13-under […]
Jordan Spieth well-rested after 'best golf of the year' at The Open
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 11:01 am
How much does major contention take out of the world’s best players? Jordan Spieth has played only once in the past six weeks after playing his best golf […]
Dustin Johnson doesn't regret not playing in this year's Olympics, but considering '24
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 10:21 am
DJ has declined invitations to participate in the past two Olympics – but that might not be the case in '24 if he qualifies.
Bryson DeChambeau down 10 lbs after COVID, doesn't regret not getting vaccinated
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 8:14 am
A week after having his Olympic dreams dashed because of a positive COVID-19 test, Bryson DeChambeau is back on the PGA Tour.
WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational odds: Brooks Koepka favored to win again in Memphis
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 7:41 am
The PointsBet Sportsbook odds of a loaded field at the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational in Memphis, Tennessee.
How Patrick Reed's veteran brother-in-law inspired him to answer call for Team USA
by Golf Channel on August 4, 2021 at 6:01 am
Despite trekking 15,000 miles over the past week, Patrick Reed wouldn't have it any other way.
'Beast of heat': Nelly Korda gets lightheaded; Thompson's caddie drops out during steamy Round 1
by USA TODAY Sports on August 4, 2021 at 5:08 am
Jessica Korda says it's "probably the hottest I've been on a golf course and that's saying a lot." She shot even par in Round 1.
Lexi Thompson’s caddie Jack Fulghum relinquishes his duties due to heat during Olympic women's golf tournament
by USA TODAY Sports on August 4, 2021 at 1:12 am
Lexi Thompson’s caddie Jack Fulghum had to relinquish his duties due to the heat during the first day of competition in Olympic women's golf.
Approaching storms, heat could reduce women's Olympic event to 54 holes
by Golf Channel on August 3, 2021 at 11:24 pm
Approaching storms have forced officials at the Olympics to consider cutting the women’s competition to a 54-hole event.
After surprise Olympics in Rio, Aditi Ashok back in contention in Tokyo
by Golf Channel on August 3, 2021 at 8:37 pm
Aditi Ashok surprised a country with her performance at the 2016 Olympics. She's back in contention five years later.
True Summer Games: Heat index reaches 111 degrees and it might get hotter
by Golf Channel on August 3, 2021 at 8:17 pm
Replacement caddies, ice bags on heads, players constantly in search of shade. It was a brutally hot opening round in Tokyo.
Sagstrom leads women's Olympic event
on August 3, 2021 at 7:29 pm
Sweden's Madelene Sagstrom shot a blistering 66 on Wednesday at the Olympics, but it paled in comparison to the blistering heat.
Lexi Thompson's caddie succumbs to intense heat, replaced late in Round 1
by Golf Channel on August 3, 2021 at 7:24 pm
Lexi Thompson's caddie, Jack Fulghum, was replaced for the final three holes on Wednesday due to heat sickness.
Wake's Rachel Kuehn adds to family USGA medal haul at U.S. Women's Amateur
by Golf Channel on August 3, 2021 at 6:22 pm
Wake Forest junior Rachel Kuehn shot 5-under 67 Tuesday at Westchester Country Club in Rye, N.Y., to finish the stroke-play portion of the U.S. Women’s […]
Nelly Korda Four-Under Par After Women's Golf Tournament First Round
by NBC Sports Boston on August 3, 2021 at 5:00 pm
The first round of the womens golf tournament is in the books and Swedens Madelene Sagstrom is on top of the leaderboard by one stroke, while Team USAs Nelly […]
WGC-FedEx St. Jude: Garcia Headlines FRL Picks
by NBC Sports EDGE on August 3, 2021 at 3:27 pm
66 players are set to appear in the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational as we highlight those we like to start fast at TPC Southwind. (Erich Schlegel-USA TODAY […]
PGA, European tours co-sanction three events in 2022
by AFP on August 3, 2021 at 1:21 pm
The Scottish Open and two US events will be co-sanctioned by the US PGA and European Tours for the 2021-2022 season in a schedule unveiled on Tuesday.
Golf-With Olympic gold in tow, Schauffele ready for PGA Tour return
by Reuters on August 3, 2021 at 1:12 pm
Schauffele secured a one-stroke victory at the Olympics on Sunday and may be dealing with jetlag after arriving in Memphis at 10 a.m. CT (1500 GMT) on Monday […]
Xander Schauffele 'ready to get back to work' after Olympic gold medal
by Golf Channel on August 3, 2021 at 7:40 am
Gold medal winner Xander Schauffele is returning to action this week at the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational.
Column: Olympic format of stroke play is dull, but it works
by Associated Press on August 3, 2021 at 5:53 am
Everyone seemed to have a solution for how to fix golf in the Olympics, right up to the point seven players from seven countries went into a seven-way playoff […]
This week in golf: TV sked, tee times, info for WGC-FedEx St. Jude and more
by Golf Channel on August 3, 2021 at 5:24 am
Here's a look at what's happening on the PGA Tour and elsewhere this week, and how you can watch it.