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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

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

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...
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....
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...
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,...
Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas Ryder Cup

JT Says Spieth’s Got That “Swagger” Back

One of the most welcomed developments on the PGA Tour as of late is the sudden hot play of three-time major champion Jordan Spieth. The 27-year-old experienced incredible early career success, with 11 victories...
Rory McIlroy

McIlroy Cites Lack of Confidence for Inconsistency

At the 2019 PLAYERS, the most recent edition that was actually finished, Rory McIlroy birdied five of his final ten holes to clip wily veteran Jim Furyk by one stroke. It was the 15th victory...
Deane Beman

How Deane Beman Repurposed a Collection of Tournaments and Players into the PGA Tour

Deane Beman, the second PGA Tour Commissioner - and arguably its most consequential, recently appeared on the Golf Channel to talk about his time as the tour's CEO, and how he transformed a disparate...

When the PGA Tour Briefly Became the TPA Tour

On August 31, 1981, ahead of the final round of the World Series of Golf, PGA Tour Commissioner Deane Beman announced that the tour had officially changed its name to the TPA Tour -...

PGA Tour “Bryson-Proofs” the 18th Hole at THE PLAYERS

That didn't take long. Just two days after Bryson DeChambeau claimed golf courses could not be "Bryson-proofed," the PGA Tour said, "Wanna bet?" The Bryson Rule is now in effect. The PGA Tour announced on...

3 TPC Sawgrass Vacation Packages: After The PLAYERS Championship

Home of THE PLAYERS Championship, and backdrop to the brand new PGA Tour headquarters, the TPC Sawgrass golf course, located in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, is perhaps the world’s most famous golf course. THE PLAYERS...

6 Storylines: THE PLAYERS Championship

This is where it all started one year ago. The first round of THE PLAYERS Championship, known as “the fifth major”, had just completed its first round, with Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama, hoping to end...

Power Rankings: THE PLAYERS Championship

It could be argued that last year’s edition of THE PLAYERS Championship, known affectionately as the fifth major, was the most eventful tournament of the 2020 PGA Tour season. In its new place in...
Dustin Johnson

Odds To Win: DJ, Bryson, Rory Top Favorites at The PLAYERS Championship

THE PLAYERS Championship tees off at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida this week. The 2020 edition was started but then cancelled after round one due to the coronavirus scare. Rory McIlroy won...
Greg Norman

10 Historical Stats to Kickoff PLAYERS Championship Week

The PLAYERS Championship tees off on Thursday from TPC Sawgrass with Rory McIlroy seeking to defend his 2019 title against the some of the biggest names in the game. Dating back to 1974 when Jack...