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Justin Thomas Wins The PLAYERS Championship

Tiger Razzes JT About Risky “Toed” Tee Shot on 18 at The PLAYERS

En route to his 14th career PGA Tour title at The PLAYERS Championship, Justin Thomas absolutely blistered the final 11 holes at TPC Sawgrass. While his four-hole charge on Nos. 9-12 - birdie-birdie-eagle-birdie -...
Justin Thomas Wins The PLAYERS Championship

TV Ratings: Nearly 7M Watched Justin Thomas Close Out PLAYERS’ Win

TV Rating for the PGA Tour continue to rise. “Sunday’s final round of the PGA Tour Players Championship averaged a 2.8 rating and 4.59 million viewers on NBC, marking the largest non-major golf audience...
Justin Thomas and Jack Nicklaus PLAYERS Champions Honda Classic

Jack and Justin: PLAYERS’ Champions Nearly 50 Years Apart

Fresh off his first PLAYERS Championship title, Justin Thomas showed up at PGA National on Monday to take part in Jack Nicklaus' charity event, ahead of the Honda Classic. Nicklaus thanked and congratulated Thomas on...
Justin Thomas Wins The PLAYERS Championship

Justin Thomas Wins The PLAYERS, Defeats the Cancel Mob

Justin Thomas is one of the PGA Tour's brightest stars. At 27, even before this weekend, he'd already won 13 times, including a major and a FedExCup title. Twice he'd made it to world...
Justin Thomas Wins The PLAYERS Championship

Justin Thomas Fights Back to Win The PLAYERS Championship

One year ago, the first round of The PLAYERS Championship had to be cancelled after the first round, a result of being the tournament held when the NBA’s Rudy Gobert tested positive for COVID-19,...
Justin Thomas Wins The PLAYERS Championship

WITB: Justin Thomas Drives Titleist to Victory at The PLAYERS Championship

On Sunday at a challenging TPC Sawgrass, Justin Thomas produced a sizzling round of 4-under 68 to overtake 54-hole leader Lee Westwood and claim victory at The PLAYERS Championship. The 27-year old Thomas signed for...
Justin Thomas Wins The PLAYERS Championship

The PLAYERS’ Payouts: Justin Thomas Earns $2.7M, Moves To World No. 2

On Sunday at TPC Sawgrass, Justin Thomas shot a final-round 68 to claim a one-shot victory over Lee Westwood at The PLAYERS Championship. The 27-year old Thomas produced seven pars and a bogey on his...
Justin Thomas Wins The PLAYERS Championship

Winner’s Circle: Justin Thomas Claims Victory at The PLAYERS Championship

Justin Thomas followed up a tournament-low 64 on Saturday, with a final-round 4-under 68 to claim a one-shot victory at The PLAYERS Championship. The 27-year old star entered Sunday's finale at vaunted TPC Sawgrass three...
Justin Thomas

Justin Thomas’ 64 Headlines a Spiffed-Up Leaderboard at The PLAYERS

On Friday evening I wrote a post about the rather weak looking leaderboard at The PLAYERS Championship. Titled: The PLAYERS’ Leaderboard is Not Exactly Looking Like a Major: The leaderboard at the halfway point of the...

With a Win at THE PLAYERS: Bryson, Westwood, JT…

Lee Westwood (-13) enters the final round of The PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass, holding a two-stroke advantage over reigning U.S. Open champion, and world No. 6 Bryson DeChambeau (-11). Two off the pace was world No....
Bryson DeChambeau and Lee Westwood

The Rematch at The PLAYERS: Westwood v DeChambeau

For the second consecutive Sunday, Lee Westwood and Bryson DeChambeau will go head to head in the final pairing of a PGA Tour event. Last week it was the Arnold Palmer at Bay Hill....
Lee Westwood

Lee Westwood Will Take Two-Shot Lead Into The PLAYERS Finale

Lee Westwood shot a third-round 68 at TPC Sawgrass and will enter Sunday's finale of the The PLAYERS Championship with a two-shot lead over Bryson DeChambeau. Entering the Saturday's third round with a one shot...
Justin Thomas

Justin Thomas Moves Quick on Moving Day at THE PLAYERS Championship

Justin Thomas carries with him a reputation for being able to go low. Like in a hurry low. His college teammate at Alabama once described his game as being able to "get it in...
Rory McIlroy

The PLAYERS’ Leaderboard is Not Exactly Looking Like a Major

The leaderboard at the halfway point of the PLAYERS Championship is, well, not exactly what you'd call stacked. In fact, at first glance it looks more like the leaderboard you'd expect to see if...
Lee Westwood Leads The PLAYERS Championship

Lee Westwood Shoots 66, Leads The PLAYERS at Halftime

On Friday at The Players Championship, Lee Westwood fired a bogey-free 6-under 66, and will enter the weekend at TPC Sawgrass with a one-shot lead over Matthew Fitzpatrick. Starting his second round on No. 10,...
Phil Mickelson

Watch: Vintage Phil Makes Birdie From the Pine Straw at The PLAYERS

Phil Mickelson walked to the tee of the par-4 15th (his sixth hole of the day) at 2-over par 22 on his round, and 1-over for the tournament. After his tee ball on 15...
Byeong-Hun An

Byeong-Hun An Trolls Himself After 8-Over Par 11 on 17th at Sawgrass

During the opening round of the Players Championship, Byeong An had played his first 16 holes to a respectable 1-over par. But after dunking four balls in the water at the par-3 17th green,...
Sergio Garcia puts his arm around Rory McIlroy

10 Stats: Recapping The PLAYERS Championship After Round One

In the opening round of The PLAYERS, Sergio Garcia posted a scintillating round of 65 at TPC Sawgrass to claim a two-shot lead. Here are the 10 stats and facts to get you up to...

Poulter, Rory, Stenson, Hatton Share Lunch After Combined +29 Day

Ian Poulter, Henrik Stenson, Tyrrell Hatton, and Rory McIlroy are all world-class golfers, but on Thursday at TPC Sawgrass their collective scorecards looked no different than that of a beer league foursome. The four European...
Sergio Garcia

Sergio Garcia Fires 65 to Take Early Lead at The Players

Sergio Garcia opened with a 7-under 65 and will take a two-shot lead into the second round of the PLAYERS Championship. A winner here in 2008, along with four additional top-4 finishes, Garcia was...