Archives for: August 2008

Vijay Singh defeats Sergio Garcia in thrilling Barclays playoff

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Vijay Singh defeated Sergio Garcia at The Barclays Sunday for a record fourth victory at the event. The win is also Singh's second PGA Tour title in four weeks and yet another disappointment for Garcia in a year of high expectations … Cristie Kerr w… more »

Tiger Woods says he won't swing a golf club before 2009

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Tiger Woods said in a newsletter yesterday that he will not be hitting the practice tee or green before next year. The 32-year-old Woods had reconstructive surgery on his left knee June 24, after winning the U.S. Open in a playoff … "As far as swing… more »

Harrington wins second straight major at PGA Championship, while Ben Curtis' second-place finish earns him Ryder Cup spot

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Padraig Harrington shot a 4-under-par 66 Sunday at Oakland Hill to win the PGA Championship, his second consecutive major victory after clinching the British Open title last month. Harrington, who defeated Sergio Garcia and Ben Curtis by two strokes, bec… more »

Shin wins Ricoh Women's British Open; Singh tops at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

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Ji-Yai Shin won the Ricoh Women's British Open Sunday by three strokes after closing with a 6-under-par 66. Playing in her last major, Annika Sorenstam finished with a birdie and a total of 282 to tie for 24th … "I'm going to miss it, no doubt about… more »

Surprise, surprise: Inkster tops day one leaderboard at Ricoh Women's British Open

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A LPGA Tour veteran was atop the leaderboard after round one of the Ricoh Women's British Open Wednesday. It just wasn't the person most expected. Juli Inkster fired a bogey-free 7-under 65, putting her a stroke ahead of the field in Sunningdale, Engl… more »