By shooting 71 on Friday, Tiger Woods made the cut on the number at the Northern Trust. —The good news is Tiger Woods will play the weekend here at TPC Boston. An even-par 71 on Friday had him at three under through 36-holes of the Northern Trust, which was exactly the cutoff in this first FedEx Cup Playoff event.
US PGA Championship: Collin Morikawa wins to deny Paul Casey first major. American Collin Morikawa emerged from a stacked leaderboard to win the 2020 US PGA Championship after a flawless final round in San Francisco.
Tiger Woods will not be playing a home game. As of 5 p.m. ET Friday evening, the reigning Masters champion was not on the commitment list for next week’s Honda Classic , played near his home in Jupiter, Florida.
“Nobody’s playing five in a row,” Honda Classic executive director Ken Kennerly said. This isn’t an issue exclusive to the Honda Classic . Phil Mickelson skipped playing at Torrey Pines, his home course, this year for the first time in 29 seasons — and has hinted that he could sit out The Players Championship as well.
Rory McIlroy lives in South Florida, and he’s passing on the Honda Classic , too. The 49th edition of the event will feature No. 3 Brooks Koepka as the only player among the top 10 in the Official World Ranking, but Honda Classic executive director Ken Kennerly is promising fireworks nonetheless.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Sungjae Im is tireless, and no longer winless. The 21-year-old South Korean started fast and finished stronger Sunday, winning The Honda Classic by one shot over Mackenzie Hughes and Tommy Fleetwood for his first career PGA TOUR victory in his 50th attempt.
The winner’s share of the The Honda Classic prize pool is at $1,260,000 , with the second-place finisher taking home $763,000 . The Honda Classic field is headed by Lee Westwood, Tommy Fleetwood, Sungjae Im and more. This tournament started with 144 players, and there was a 36-hole cut to players at 3-over 143 or better.
10 Richest Golfers Of All Time Published on: 28 / 04 / 2020 JORDAN SPIETH. Net Worth: $100 Million. FRED COUPLES. Net Worth: $120 Million. RORY MCILROY. Net Worth: $130 Million. GREG NORMAN. Net Worth: $300 Million. JACK NICKLAUS . Net Worth: $320 Million. ARNOLD PALMER. Net Worth: $700 Million. TIGER WOODS . Net Worth: $800 Million.
After staging arguably the most memorable career comeback in sporting history by winning The Masters in 2019 after several years in a personal and professional wilderness, Tiger is on the prowl once again as we look ahead to the 2020 Tour Championship, US Open and, ultimately, a return to Augusta.
|ZOZO Championship (T72)||October 22 – 25, 2020||Sherwood Country Club, Thousand Oaks, CA|
|The Masters (T38)||November 12 – 15, 2020||Augusta National Golf Club, Augusta, GA|
|PNC Championship (7)||December 17 – 20, 2020||The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Orlando, FL|
A common misconception is that the word GOLF is an acronym for Gentlemen Only Ladies Forbidden . This is a 20th century joke and definitely not true. It is now generally accepted that the ‘golf’ is derived from an old word meaning ‘club’, though this in turn may have older cognate roots dating back to ancient times.
The word ‘ golf ‘ is not an acronym for anything. Rather, it derives linguistically from the Dutch word ‘kolf’ or ‘kolve,’ meaning quite simply ‘club. ‘ In the Scottish dialect of the late 14th or early 15th century, the Dutch term became ‘goff’ or ‘gouff,’ and only later in the 16th century ‘ golf .