Ryder Cup

FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, file photo, Tiger Woods indicates the direction of the wind before teeing off on the third hole during the final round of the Dell Technologies Championship golf tournament at TPC Boston in Norton, Mass. Woods once took for granted that he would end his season at the Tour Championship. Now, just being at East Lake feels like an accomplishment. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)
September 19, 2018 - 12:49 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Tiger Woods is facing long odds of capturing the FedEx Cup and the $10 million bonus. That's all relative this year. Just having his own parking spot at East Lake, being back at the Tour Championship for the first time since 2013, even feeling lost during a practice round because the...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, Thomas Bjorn, of Denmark, captain of the 2018 European Ryder Cup team, speaks during a news conference at the PGA Championship golf tournament, at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis. Bjorn, has welcomed the inclusion of Tiger Woods in the United States team, saying it will be good for the event which takes place outside Paris Sept. 28-30. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
September 15, 2018 - 6:50 am
EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France (AP) — Europe's Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn says Tiger Woods returning to the United States team after a six-year absence will make golf's best event even better. Bjorn tells The Associated Press in an interview Saturday, two weeks before the action in France, that Woods...
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FILE - In this Sunday, June 17, 2018 file photo, Tony Finau plays his shot from the ninth tee during the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship in Southampton, N.Y. Tony Finau has been named to the Ryder Cup team, the final pick by U.S. captain Jim Furyk. Finau joins Bryson DeChambeau, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods as Furyk’s four wild-card selections. Finau has 11 top-10s this season, including three in majors. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
September 10, 2018 - 2:48 pm
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — Tony Finau has been named to the Ryder Cup team, the final pick by U.S. captain Jim Furyk. Finau joins Bryson DeChambeau, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods as Furyk's four wild-card selections. Finau has 11 top-10s this season, including three in majors. "There won't be any...
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Tiger Woods Lines up his putt on the 18th in the second round of the BMW Championship golf tournament at the Aronimink Golf Club in Newtown Square, Pa., Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. (David Swanson/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
September 07, 2018 - 7:39 pm
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk had an easy time deciding on three of his four picks for the Ryder Cup. Xander Schauffele is making the last one a little more difficult. Schauffele nearly holed a wedge on his second hole, rolled in a 40-foot birdie putt in the middle of his...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 file photo, Sergio Garcia of Spain watches his tee shot on the 12th hole during the first round of the Wyndham Championship golf tournament in Greensboro, N.C. Sergio Garcia, Ian Poulter, Henrik Stenson and Paul Casey are the European team’s wild-card selections for the Ryder Cup. European captain Thomas Bjorn made the announcement on Wednesday, Sept. 5 picking experienced players to balance a team containing five rookies among the automatic qualifiers. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, file)
September 05, 2018 - 7:25 am
Sergio Garcia, Ian Poulter, Henrik Stenson and Paul Casey were selected Wednesday as Europe's wild cards for the Ryder Cup, with captain Thomas Bjorn opting for experienced players to balance a team already containing five rookies. The four picks have made 20 Ryder Cup appearances between them, and...
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Tiger Woods chips the ball to the ninth hole during a practice round for the BMW championship golf tournament at the Aronimink Golf Club in Newtown Square, Pa., Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018. (Jose F. Moreno/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
September 04, 2018 - 2:10 pm
WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (AP) — Tiger Woods is returning to the Ryder Cup as a player for the first time in six years. Phil Mickelson will set a Ryder Cup record by playing for the 12th straight time. They join Bryson DeChambeau, the hottest player in golf, as three of the American wild-card...
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Bryson DeChambeau holds the trophy after winning the Dell Technologies Championship golf tournament at TPC Boston in Norton, Mass., Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
September 03, 2018 - 11:47 pm
NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Golf's latest search for a breakout star has come to the quirky little laboratory of Bryson DeChambeau. The 24-year-old physics major known as the "Mad Scientist" won his second straight event in the FedEx Cup playoffs on Monday, shooting a 4-under-par 67 at TPC Boston to win...
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Bryson DeChambeau holds the trophy after winning the Dell Technologies Championship golf tournament at TPC Boston in Norton, Mass., Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
September 03, 2018 - 5:12 pm
NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau plays golf differently from everyone else and is getting the results everyone wants. It doesn't take a scientist to figure that out. For the second straight week in the richest part of the PGA Tour season, DeChambeau took down one of the strongest fields of...
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September 02, 2018 - 1:39 pm
AARHUS, Denmark (AP) — Thorbjorn Olesen claimed the final automatic qualification spot on the European Ryder Cup team after Matthew Fitzpatrick failed to win the Made in Denmark event on Sunday. Fitzpatrick needed to overturn a six-shot deficit to leader Lee Westwood going into the final round but...
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August 30, 2018 - 1:10 pm
NORTON, Mass. (AP) — In the three days between the opening two FedEx Cup playoff events, Tiger Woods took it easy at home with a little driving and putting. Only one golf club was involved. "Driving the car a lot," Woods said Thursday, a reference to taking his two kids to after-school activities...
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