Friday, August 18, 2017

Golf

In this Feb. 2, 2017, file photo, Tiger Woods reacts on the 10th hole during the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

BY TERRY SPENCER FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods had the active ingredient for marijuana, two painkillers and two sleep drugs in his system when he was arrested on ...
Justin Thomas poses with the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, in Charlotte, N.C.

BY DOUG FERGUSON CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The son and grandson of golf professionals, Justin Thomas couldn’t think of a better major to win than the PGA Championship. And at ...
Kevin Kisner walks across the bridge on the 18th hole during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, in Charlotte, N.C.

BY DOUG FERGUSON CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Even after his shot bounced high off a concrete bridge over a creek, Kevin Kisner wasn’t in the clear at the PGA Championship. ...
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan, watches his tee shot on the 17th hole during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, in Charlotte, N.C.

BY DOUG FERGUSON CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — For the longest time, the PGA Championship looked as though it might be a case of survival at Quail Hollow. Now, it has ...
Alex Beach watches his tee shot on the fifth hole during a practice round at the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, in Charlotte, N.C.

BY JOEDY McCREARY CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Alex Beach played a practice round with Luke Donald, walked off the ninth green and signed autographs. The club pro from New Jersey ...
In this Feb. 2, 2017, file photo, Tiger Woods reacts on the 10th hole during the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

BY TERRY SPENCER PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods has agreed to plead guilty to reckless driving and will enter a diversion program that will allow him to ...
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, sign autographs after a practice round at the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, in Charlotte, N.C.

BY DOUG FERGUSON CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jordan Spieth is going for a career Grand Slam at the PGA Championship and doesn’t appear to have a care in the world. ...
Phil Mickelson watches the flight of his ball during practice for the PGA Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Aug. 7, 2017.

BY DOUG FERGUSON CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — On the monitor below them was a photo from the first time they met. The 14-year-old with an easy smile was holding the ...
Hideki Matsuyama, left, from Japan, walks with his caddie, Daisuke Shindo, to the 15th green during the final round of the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament at Firestone Country Club, Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, in Akron, Ohio.

DOUG FERGUSON AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Hideki Matsuyama is never sure when his best golf is going to show up. When it does, he can pile up victories with the ...
In-Kyung Kim of Korea gets her line before she putts for birdie on the 18th green during day two of the Women's British Open at Kingsbarns Golf Links, St Andrews Scotland, Friday Aug. 4, 2017.

BY JOHN HUGGAN ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — I.K. Kim, the best player in women’s golf right now, emerged from the cold and wet with a 4-under 68 to build ...
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