U.S. Women’s Open: Yuka Saso Wins, Extending a Majors Drought by Americans

SAN FRANCISCO — Yuka Saso of the Philippines bent her leg like a flamingo, utilizing her physique language to will within the birdie putt. It was the primary playoff gap after Saso and Nasa Hataoka of Japan completed 72 holes of the 76th United States Women’s Open on Sunday tied…

Patrick Cantlay Wins the Memorial Tournament in a One-Hole Playoff

DUBLIN, OHIO — The leaderboards positioned at vital junctures of a skilled golf event are greater than scoreboards. They are omnipresent yardsticks measuring the rhythm of the contest with hole-by-hole counts for the prime golfers, collectively meant to inform the complete story of the occasion. But Sunday in the last…

Jon Rahm Withdraws From Memorial Tournament After Positive Coronavirus Test

DUBLIN, OHIO — Jon Rahm, a well-liked participant on the PGA Tour and the world’s third-ranked male golfer, had simply charged to a six-stroke lead on Saturday within the third spherical of the Memorial Tournament, an occasion he received a yr in the past. Walking from the 18th gap, the…

That Brooks Koepka Feud Won’t Leave Bryson DeChambeau Alone

DUBLIN, OHIO — Bryson DeChambeau and Jordan Spieth performed collectively within the first two rounds of the Memorial Tournament on Thursday and Friday, an association that might starkly show how two high golfers, each 27, have developed such disparate followings within the sport. For DeChambeau, it strengthened his standing as…

At U.S. Women’s Open, a 17-Year-Old Amateur Enters the Spotlight

SAN FRANCISCO — The first time Megha Ganne competed on considered one of the world’s most famous golf programs, her viewers included the two-time main winner Martin Kaymer, a former males’s world No. 1. It was at the 2015 finals of the Drive, Chip and Putt contest at Augusta National,…

At the U.S. Women’s Open, Jessica and Nelly Korda’s First Rounds Diverge

SAN FRANCISCO — Jessica and Nelly Korda typically play apply rounds collectively however Thursday at the United States Women’s Open was the first time that they had been in the similar grouping for the first two rounds of a significant match. The sisters and their dad and mom have been…

Michelle Wie West Was Ready to Retire. Then She Got Mad.

SAN FRANCISCO — From a distance approximating one in every of her prodigious drives, Michelle Wie West caught a glimpse of her toddler daughter within the arms of her mom, who was standing on a lodge balcony. It was Wie West’s first aggressive event as a working mother, and on…

Phil Mickelson Wins the P.G.A. Championship

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — Weathering a riveting, curler coaster take a look at of nerve over 5 hours, Phil Mickelson, who turns 51 subsequent month, gained the P.G.A. Championship by two strokes on Sunday to develop into the oldest golfer to win a significant championship. The report was beforehand held…

Phil Mickelson’s P.G.A. Numbers: 50 Years and One More Day

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — Mindful of retaining his focus as he ages, Phil Mickelson has begun meditating in his spare time. In the third spherical of the P.G.A. Championship on Saturday, he clearly took his new diversion to the office, pausing for lengthy contemplative moments, often with eyes closed, as…