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Tee times and pairings for Round 1 at the 104th PGA Championship

Tee times and pairings for Round 1 at the 104th PGA Championship

The 104th PGA Championship gets underway Thursday at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Here’s a look at first-round tee times (all times ET): #1 tee 8:00 a.m. – John Daly, Shaun Michel, YE Yang8:11 a.m. – Takumi Kanaya, Matthew Borchert, Troy Merritt8:22 a.m. – Dean Burmester, Kyle Mendoza, Chris Kirk8:33 a.m. – Nic …

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Rory McIlroy admits, 'might have been a little presumptuous' about LIV Golf's demise

Rory McIlroy admits, ‘might have been a little presumptuous’ about LIV Golf’s demise

TULSA, Okla. – Just three months ago, Rory McIlroy declared the Saudi-backed rival tour “dead in the water,” after a wave of top players announced their intentions to remain with the PGA Tour. It appears that’s no longer the case. Though LIV Golf and CEO Greg Norman have endured a series of false starts, setbacks …

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How Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth have fared against each other on Tour

How Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth have fared against each other on Tour

Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth are grouped together for the opening two rounds of the PGA Championship, the PGA of America announced on Tuesday. They will go out at 9:11 am ET on Thursday and 2:36 pm ET on Friday at Southern Hills. This is the first time that the three players have …

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Phil Mickelson, Greg Norman getting a cool reception at a major they're not even attending

Phil Mickelson, Greg Norman getting a cool reception at a major they’re not even attending

Thirteen years after he last competed in one, major championships are still proving a reliable source of disappointment for Greg Norman. At last month’s Masters, Augusta National chairman Fred Ridley clearly signaled his support of him for golf’s existing world order, thereby tacitly rejecting Norman’s Saudi-funded effort to carve off the top of the professional …

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Justin Thomas looks to start at Southern Hills as well as he finished at Augusta National

Justin Thomas looks to start at Southern Hills as well as he finished at Augusta National

TULSA, Okla. — With all due respect to the week-to-week events on the PGA Tour, Justin Thomas is not grinding away on the range and in the gym because he is dreaming of winning tournaments like the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Houston Open or the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit. As a former World No. 1 …

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Amundi Evian Championship increases purse to $6.5 million, winner to receive $1 million

Amundi Evian Championship increases purse to $6.5 million, winner to receive $1 million

The Amundi Evian Championship announced this week an increase in the major championship’s prize money to $6.5 million – up $2 million from last year. One of the five major tournaments in women’s golf, the tournament will now offer its winner a $1 million prize, with the remainder distributed to the entire field. By comparison, …

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