Garcia apologizes to Woods for 'Fried Chicken' remark
Sergio Garcia apologized to Tiger Woods on Wednesday for saying he would have "fried chicken" at dinner with his rival, a comment that Woods described as hurtful and inappropriate. "I want to send an unreserved apology. I did not want to offend anyone," Garcia said Wednesday. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Guan Tianlang has decided not to try to play in the U.S. Open. The USGA said Tuesday that the 14-year-old from China has withdrawn from sectional qualifying in Dallas on June 3. Guan informed the USGA shortly after he received a sponsor's exemption to play in the Memorial, which ends June 2. Full Story.
Golf's governing bodies approved a new rule Tuesday that outlaws the putting stroke used by four of the last six major champions, going against two major golf organizations that argued long putters are not hurting the game. The Royal & Ancient Golf Club and U.S. Golf Association said Rule 14-1b would take effect in 2016. Full Story.
I admit that when PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem cleared Vijay Singh of any wrong-doing in the deer antler spray incident, I expected the whole thing would just fall into the ether and be done. More...
2013 Golf Calendar
The Masters: Scott wins first major in playoff
U.S. Open: Ardmore, PA - June 13-16
British Open: Muirfield, Scotland - July 18-21
RBC Canadian Open: Oakville, ON - July 25-28
PGA Championship: Rochester, NY - August 8-11
The Presidents Cup: Dublin, OH - October 4-6
Kraft Nabisco: Park captures second major
LPGA Championship: Rochester, NY - June 6-9
U.S. Women's Open: Southampton, NY - June 27-30
Women's British Open: St. Andrews, Scotland - August 1-4
CN Canadian Women's Open: Edmonton, AB - August 22-25