jason day (PGA)
The Franklin Templeton Shootout will use a new format for this year's silly season event, the tournament announced Tuesday.
Leading local hope Jason Day has withdrawn from Australian Golf Open because of a back injury.
Billy Horschel capped off the best three weeks of his career with the biggest payoff in golf.
Rory McIlroy made up a two-shot deficit on Billy Horschel at the Tour Championship on Saturday, setting up a $10 million showdown to end the PGA Tour season.
Billy Horschel had another 4-under 66 to build a two-shot lead at the Tour Championship, putting him halfway home to a $10 million bonus.
Chris Kirk and Billy Horschel took a big step Thursday toward the biggest payoff in golf.
Sergio Garcia hit great shots that led to eagle, birdie and par Friday. They carried him to a 6-under 64, giving him a one-shot lead going into the weekend at the BMW Championship on ever-changing Cherry Hills.
Russell Henley doesn't get into contention as much as he'd like, though he is tough to beat when he's anywhere near the lead.
When he wasn't thinking about his caddie's deceased wife, Matt Kuchar was busy making plenty of birdies in the Deutsche Bank Championship.
Ryan Palmer has felt all year that something special was going to happen. For now, he'll take his lowest round of the season.
About the only thing that went wrong for Hunter Mahan at The Barclays was when the trophy broke. All he had to show for perhaps the biggest win of his career was a large wreath of roses.
Jim Furyk doesn't see another chance to fail, only another chance to win.
Rory McIlroy finished off a 4-under 67 with an 8-foot birdie putt at the 18th hole, getting up-and-down from a bunker to maintain a one-shot advantage after the third round.
Jason Day's escapade leads to a par
On a soggy day at Valhalla, Rory McIlroy put himself in a familiar position: leading the PGA Championship.
We've got rising stars (McIlroy), veteran legends (Mickelson) and complete unknowns (Wiesberger) looking to taste major victory on Sunday. Who could ask for anything else?