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Texas family charged in Masters tickets scheme
Four members of a Texas family have been charged with federal crimes in what prosecutors say was a scheme that used stolen identities to get tickets to the Masters golf tournament, then resell those tickets...
Pan on cusp of OWGR top 50 after RBC Heritage win
After rallying for his maiden PGA Tour victory at the RBC Heritage, C.T. Pan is suddenly on the cusp of the top 50 in the Official World Golf Rankings.
RBC Heritage purse payout: Pan gets paid for first Tour win
Here is the complete FedExCup points and purse breakdown for winner C.T. Pan and the rest of the players who made the cut at the 2019 RBC Heritage.
World No. 1 Johnson crumbles down stretch at RBC Heritage
After starting the day with a one-shot lead, world No. 1 Dustin Johnson struggled to a 77 in the final round of the RBC Heritage.
Pushed by wife, Pan surges to first win on Sunday at RBC Heritage
C.T. Pan took advantage of Dustin Johnson's back-nine meltdown to win the RBC Heritage for his first PGA Tour victory, closing with a 4-under 67 on Sunday at Harbour Town Golf Links.
McCarron goes wire-to-wire to win Champions event at TPC Sugarloaf
Scott McCarron completed a wire-to-wire victory in the Mitsubishi Electric Classic on Sunday for his third victory at TPC Sugarloaf.
Pan rallies for first career win at RBC Heritage
C.T. Pan rallied from a three-shot deficit to earn his first career PGA Tour victory at the RBC Heritage by one shot over Matt Kuchar.
Trump tees it up with Lexi, Limbaugh on Easter weekend
The White House released photos of president Donald Trump on the course over Easter weekend with LPGA superstar Lexi Thompson and conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh.
Henderson goes back to back at Lotte Championship in Hawaii
Brooke Henderson successfully defended her title in the Lotte Championship on Saturday to tie Sandra Post's record for LPGA victories by a Canadian with eight.
McCarron opens 3-shot lead at Mitsubishi Electric Classic
Scott McCarron birdied the par-5 18th hole Saturday to take a three-stroke lead in the PGA Tour Champions' Mitsubishi Electric Classic.
D. Johnson (68) grabs 1-shot lead at RBC Heritage
The RBC Heritage is back on schedule and after a windy Saturday at Harbour Town, Dustin Johnson leads by a shot.
Day, Scott highlight 79-team Zurich Classic field
A look at the full 79-team field for the Zurich Classic, including the Australian duo of Adam Scott and Jason Day.
Lowry holds one-shot lead halfway through rainy RBC Heritage
Shane Lowry parred his final two holes Saturday to hold on to a one-stroke lead through two rounds in the rain-delayed RBC Heritage.
Phenom Bhatia, 17, makes Tour cut in Alabama
Akshay Bhatia made his first professional cut on Saturday at the Tour's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail Championship in Prattville, Ala.
Defending champion Henderson tied for lead with N. Korda at Lotte Championship
Defending champion Brooke Henderson shot a 3-under 69 on Friday at blustery Ko Olina Golf Club for a share of the third-round lead with Nelly Korda in the Lotte Championship.
McCarron leads rain-delayed Mitsubishi Electric Classic
Scott McCarron topped the leaderboard at 4 under with two holes left Friday when first-round play in the rain-delayed Mitsubishi Electric Classic was suspended because of darkness.
Early Heritage finishers happy to be 'chilling at home' before storms hit
The second round of the RBC Heritage was suspended just before thunderstorms rocked Hilton Head on Friday, but some players got lucky to get their rounds in early, and they were fine with that.
Second round at RBC Heritage halted as storms approach
The RBC Heritage has suspended play Friday because of strong winds and approaching storms that have caused problems elsewhere in the Southeast.
LaCava details Tiger's post-Masters text and says Bethpage will be 'off the hook'
Joe LaCava said Tiger Woods sent him a text after Woods won the Masters and that the two men are excited for what lies ahead.
Lowry leads RBC Heritage with world No. 1 DJ three back
Thanks to a solid finish, world No. 1 Dustin Johnson is only three strokes back of leader Shane Lowry after Round 1 of the RBC Heritage.
Entries closed for U.S. Women's Open as ages 11 to 63 try to qualify
Rolex world No. 1 Jin Young Ko and defending champion Ariya Jutanugarn topped the list of players qualified for this year’s U.S. Women’s Open at Wednesday’s close of entries.
Spieth: I got 'Augusta'd' in Round 1 of the RBC Heritage
Jordan Spieth got “Augusta’d” in the opening round of the RBC Heritage, and it had nothing to do with hitting his tee shot into the water on the par-3 14th.
Jordan on Woods: 'Greatest comeback I've ever seen'
Former NBA superstar Michael Jordan called Tiger Woods' Masters victory Sunday the "greatest comeback I've ever seen."
Finally healthy, Berger (66) in the mix at Harbour Town
After missing more than four months of action because of a finger injury, Daniel Berger is healthy and back to contending after a 66 at the RBC Heritage.
Lowry goes bogey-free en route to early Heritage lead
After making a pair of recent equipment changes, Ireland's Shane Lowry moved to the top of the early RBC Heritage leaderboard with a bogey-free 65.
Wie (77) still in pain: 'Some shots are going to hurt'
Michelle Wie grimaced through another challenging round in her comeback from surgery.
Henderson looks to defend, N. Korda makes first trip to Lotte Championship
The blonde bombers intrigue atop the leaderboard in Hawaii.
N. Korda trails Ji as Wie misses cut at Lotte Championship
Eun-Hee Ji leads after two rounds of the Lotte Championship, with Nelly Korda trailing by two strokes. Past champion Michelle Wie missed the cut.
N. Korda fires 63 to grab early lead at Lotte Championship
Nelly Korda rolled in the last of her nine birdies at the 18th in a bogey-free round of 63 Wednesday for a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Lotte Championship.
Annika Award Watch List: Florida State's Kinhult leads the way
Here is a look at the top ANNIKA Award contenders, as determined by our Golf Channel college experts.
Love races home from RBC for the birth of his grandchild
Davis Love III was forced to withdraw from Wednesday’s pro-am at the RBC Heritage, but as withdrawals go, it was for all the right reasons.
Hosung Choi to tee it up at John Deere Classic
The man with the unforgettable swing, Hosung Choi, will tee it up at the John Deere Classic in July on a sponsors exemption. 
Simpson says Tiger's win was 'one of the biggest moments in the history of golf'
The comparisons have been predictably bold in the days following Tiger Woods’ victory at the Masters.
Johnson says 'there's a lot of similarities' between Harbour Town and ANGC
The transition from Augusta National to Harbour Town Golf Links can be a challenge.
Yu finds home with Western Intercollegiate leader San Jose State
San Jose State leads the Western Intercollegiate after two rounds, and it has a lot to do with junior transfer Sean Yu, who has found a home with the Spartans.
Wie inspired by Woods' win ahead of homecoming at Lotte Championship
Michelle Wie says she was inspired Sunday watching Tiger Woods win the Masters. Wie gets a double dose of motivation with her return this week at the Lotte Championship in Hawaii, where she grew up.
Schauffele recalls watching Woods' iconic finish at '08 U.S. Open
Xander Schauffele remembers watching Tiger Woods roll in his birdie putt at the 2008 U.S. Open to force a playoff with Rocco Mediate. Schauffele will also remember Sunday at the Masters where he finished a...
Molinari with Spieth, Simpson at RBC Heritage
Francesco Molinari, who led the Masters before finishing tied for fifth, will tee off with Webb Simpson and Jordan Spieth at 8:10 a.m.
Healthier Weekley motivated with return 'home' to Harbour Town
This week’s RBC Heritage will be Boo Weekley’s second start of the 2018-19 season and in many ways it’s a new beginning for the three-time PGA Tour winner.
TT Postscript: 15 things I'll remember from major No. 15
In honor of Tiger Woods’ 15th major championship, here are the 15 things I’ll remember most from the 83rd Masters.
Erin Hills, site of Koepka's first U.S. Open win, to host 2025 U.S. Women's Open
The U.S. Women’s Open will be played at Erin Hills in Wisconsin in 2025, the USGA announced Tuesday.
Punch Shot: Will Tiger win another major in 2019?
The editorial team weighs in on if they think Woods will add to his major  collection and when he might tie Sam Snead's record of 82 Tour titles.
Stock Watch: Jack's major record in trouble
With Tiger Woods' win at the Masters, not only is his stock on the rise but so to are his chances to catch or surpass Jack Nicklaus' major record.
Empire State Building lit up green to honor Tiger's Masters win
Monday night in New York City, the Empire State Building was lit up Masters green with a giant red No. 5 to commemorate Tiger Woods’ fifth win at Augusta National.
Trump to award Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom
President Donald Trump announced in a tweet Monday that he will bestow upon Tiger Woods one of the United States' highest civilian honors: the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Bettor wins more than $1M on Tiger, sportsbook's 'biggest loss ever'
Tiger Woods' Masters win was cheered by the golf masses, but the folks accepting wagers on the Masters have had better days. The victory netted one bettor more than a $1 million dollars.
Hot off Masters win, Woods the 8/1 favorite to win the PGA Championship
Less than 24 hours after winning his 15th major title, Tiger Woods is listed as the 8/1 favorite to take next month's PGA Championship.
Azinger on OWGR: 'The No. 1 player in the world is ranked sixth'
Dustin Johnson regained the top spot in the Official World Golf Ranking, but according to former PGA champion Paul Azinger, “The No. 1 player in the world is ranked sixth.”
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Police officer glad Tiger made birdie after collision
Disaster was avoided, and then history was made.
So, Tiger, what's the deal with the gum? Woods answers, kind of
After a successful week in Augusta, Tiger Woods leaves town with his fifth green jacket, his 15th major title and a sore jaw.
Co-runner-up Schauffele feels he 'can win on this property'
Xander Schauffele wasn't able to capture his first major on Sunday at Augusta National, but he was pleased with his performance and his future chances at the Masters.
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Tiger is back! What his 2019 Masters win means for golf
The greatest comeback in sports history has been completed. 
Perfect timing: Tiger turns back clock at Augusta National
Augusta National has never felt more like a time warp than on Sunday, as thousands of patrons cheered Tiger Woods' return to the top of a star-studded Masters leaderboard.
Koepka doomed by double at 12 and missed putts late
Brooks Koepka was in the hunt for another major title, but a double bogey at the 12th hole and in inability to convert putts to finish cost him a green jacket.
Tricky 12th hole the turning point in deciding Masters champion
It’s the heart of Amen Corner, the place where swirling winds and towering pines can play tricks on even the most talented players. And Sunday, the 12th hole at Augusta National went a long way toward...
Molinari pleased with play despite title chances washing away in Rae's Creek
Francesco Molinari wasn’t the first player to be fooled by the swirling winds at Augusta National’s 12th hole and have his title chances at the Masters washed away by Rae’s Creek.
Tiger: Jack's win in '86 is my first Masters memory
Which Masters was better: Jack Nicklaus winning his sixth green jacket at age 46 in 1986, or Tiger Woods winning his fifth at age 43 in 2019?
For LaCava, 12th hole plays vital role in Masters win
As Tiger Woods’ tee shot at the 12th hole sailed toward the green, his caddie Joe LaCava didn’t have time to reminisce on a moment 27 years ago when he was in the same situation with Fred Couples.
Begay recalls when Woods ‘could not get out of his chair’
Golf Channel analyst Notah Begay III joined Golf Central Live From The Masters to offer this portrait of just how far Woods had to climb to get where he did Sunday.
Tiger's fifth Masters triumph, a scene unlike any other
Tiger Woods' family and peers gathered to watch Woods' fifth Masters victory on Sunday at Augusta National, a moment many thought was no longer possible.
What Tiger said in his Masters winner's press conference
Here's what Tiger Woods said during his winner's press conference after capturing his fifth Masters title Sunday at Augusta National.
TT Postscript: Tiger wins 15th major at Masters... is this real life?
Tiger Woods finally broke his 11-year major drought on Sunday at the Masters. Here's some tidbits from Woods' final round at Augusta National, where he won his fifth green jacket.
Jack on Tiger’s 15th major: ‘He’s got me shaking in my boots’
"The next two majors are at Bethpage, where he’s won, and Pebble Beach, where he’s won," Nicklaus said Sunday. "So, you know, he’s got me shaking in my boots, guys.”
Trump congratulates 'Great Champion' Woods on Masters win
Donald Trump wasted no time congratulating frequent playing partner Tiger Woods after his 15th major championship on Sunday at the Masters.
Tiger Woods' fifth Masters victory, by the numbers
Here's a by-the-numbers look at Tiger Woods' fifth Masters victory on Sunday at Augusta National.
Masters purse payout: Tiger takes home $2.07 million
Here is the complete FedExCup points and purse breakdown for winner Tiger Woods and the rest of the players who made the cut at the 2019 Masters Tournament.
Watch: Tiger's emotional Masters celebration with his son, Charlie
Twenty-two years after his first Masters victory, Tiger Woods got to celebrate green jacket No. 5 with his family, including his son Charlie.
Celebrities congratulate Tiger on social media
Social media reacts to Tiger Woods winning the 2019 Masters for his fifth green jacket.
RED-emption: Woods completes comeback with 15th major title
With a final-round 70, Tiger Woods won the 83rd Masters. Here, after 11 years in the personal and professional wilderness, is how Woods finally claimed his 15th major victory.
Highlights: Tiger closes out fifth Masters title with final-round 70
Tiger Woods entered the final round of the Masters just two shots off the lead, and thanks to a final-round 70, he walked off Augusta National's 18th hole with his 15th major title - and first in 11 years.
Watch: DeChambeau, Thomas ace par-3 16th in final round
Aside from Thursday's opening-round 6-under 66 that vaulted him into a share of the 18-hole lead, Bryson DeChambeau has had a week to forget at Augusta National. At least, until Sunday's final round on the...
Masters officials cancel Green Jacket Ceremony because of expected storms
Weather continues to impact the final round of the Masters with officials announcing early Sunday that there will be no Green Jacket Ceremony.
Punch Shot: Biggest threat to 54-hole leader Molinari at the Masters?
Francesco Molinari leads through 54 holes of the 83rd Masters Tournament. Tony Finau and Tiger Woods are two back, Brooks Koepka three. Who is Molinari's biggest threat?
If not now, when? Major opportunity for Woods on Sunday at Augusta
Tiger Woods has golden opportunity to return to major championship glory. If he's ready to make the leap, he won't get a better chance than on Sunday at the Masters.
Molinari recalls fellow Italian Rocca facing Tiger ahead of final pairing at Masters
Twenty-two years ago today Costantino Rocca set out in the week’s final group at the Masters paired with Tiger Woods. Fellow Italian Francesco Molinari was 14 years old.
Molinari new betting favorite ahead of final round at Augusta National
As he heads into the final round of the Masters equipped with a two-shot lead, Francesco Molinari is the new betting favorite to slip into the green jacket.
Woods plans to get up at 3:45 a.m. to prep for Masters final round
Tiger Woods is a notoriously early riser, but Sunday’s alarm at the Masters will be earlier than usual. Woods said he would set his alarm for 3:45 a.m. to be ready for his 9:20 a.m. tee time.
Day, Scott falter while others take advantage of favorable conditions
With a record-breaking five men tied for the lead entering the third round of the Masters, it was clear that there wasn’t enough room for everyone.
Tiger will take his swing at major No. 15; everyone else will take their shot at him
For those who grew imagining winning putts, it’s a chance to find out exactly what it’s like to take on Tiger. For Woods, it’s a chance at unqualified redemption, from the depths of debilitating injury and...
Masters Sunday tee times: Woods, Molinari, Finau in final group
There are more than three men who have a chance to win a green jacket Sunday, but all eyes will still be on that final grouping at Augusta National. Here are the final-round tee times for the 83rd Masters.
Finau: Sunday grouping with Woods at Augusta a 'dream come true'
After flirting with a few of the notable course records during the third round of the Masters, Tony Finau now finds himself on the brink of the biggest opportunity of his career.
TT Postscript: This is it; don't get scared now
Tiger Woods is two off the lead at the Masters and will go off in the final grouping Sunday morning at Augusta National.
Trump excited for Masters Sunday with Tiger in mix
Golf fans everywhere will be glued to their TVs on Sunday as Tiger Woods has a chance to win his fifth green jacket at Augusta National. That includes president Donald Trump.
Molinari leads Woods, Finau by two at the Masters
Francesco Molinari leads Tiger Woods and Tony Finau by two shots at the 83rd Masters. Here’s where things stand through 54 holes at Augusta National, where play the final group will tee off at 9:30 a.m. ET...
Highlights: Woods makes 6 birdies, fires third-round 67
Highlights from Tiger Woods' third round Saturday at the Masters, where he shot a 5-under 67 and got within two shots of the lead.
Simpson fires Masters-career-low 64 to move into contention
In his previous 24 rounds at Augusta National, Simpson had recorded just two rounds in the 60s, including his closing 67 last year.
Masters tee times moved up, off split tees on Sunday
With severe weather expected late Sunday afternoon, the Masters Tournament Committee announced that final-round play will begin at 7:30 a.m. ET at Augusta National.
McIlroy bemoans 'fliers' from Augusta's second cut
The minimal second cut at Augusta National is making a difference this week – at least according to Rory McIlroy.
Pepperell beats marker Knox, which makes him 'better than Rory'
For a place that prides itself on supplying patrons with plenty of guidance and information, there’s an aura of mystique surrounding Jeff Knox.
Phil takes jab at Kuchar, plans to 'hit bombs' at Augusta
The only thing better than a drive down Magnolia Lane? Phil Mickelson’s commentary down Magnolia Lane.
Masters purse breakdown: Green jacket will come with $2.01 million
Here’s a look at the 2019 Masters prize breakdown for the top 50 places, with everyone finishing 51st and below splitting the remaining purse.
Masters forecast: Saturday OK, but Sunday calls for heavy rain, strong winds
The weather forecast for the final round of the Masters could be interesting.
Masters Sunday forecast calls for heavy rain, strong winds
The weather forecast for the final round of the Masters could be interesting.
Who can still win the Masters after Round 2? History tells us...
Who can still win the 83rd Masters Tournament? After 36 holes at Augusta National, here's what history tells us.
Per usual, Molinari is under the radar and atop the leaderboard
Francesco Molinari is ranked seventh in the world, is a four-time winner in the past 11 months, is tied for the 36-hole lead at the Masters ... and is somehow still overlooked.
Despite bad breaks, McIlroy in good spirits about making cut
Even after “one of those days”, Rory McIlroy remained upbeat in his quest to win the Masters and complete the career Grand Slam.