Category Archives: Golf Channel

Former tennis player Mardy Fish takes title at American Century Championship

STATELINE, Nev. – U.S. Davis Cup captain Mardy Fish won the American Century Championship on Sunday, holding off former Buffalo defensive tackle Kyle Williams a day after a record-setting round. The 38-year-old former tennis player jumped into Lake Tahoe in celebration. „I’ve wanted to play well here for a long time,” said Fish, a six-time winner on the […]

Workday payout: Collin Morikawa's playoff win nets him nearly $1.2 million

Here are the FedExCup points and purse breakdowns for Workday Charity Open winner Collin Morikawa and the rest of the players who made the cut at Muirfield Vilage: Finish Player FedEx Earnings ($) 1 Collin Morikawa 500 1,116,000 2 Justin Thomas 300 675,800 3 Viktor Hovland 190 427,800 4 Chase Seiffert 135 303,800 5 Ian […]

Collin Morikawa can't be silenced in gripping battle with Justin Thomas at Workday

DUBLIN, Ohio – Just right of the second fairway at Muirfield Village a man played fetch with his dog early Sunday. Down the right side of the third hole a few residents noticed the comings and goings of the PGA Tour’s makeshift stop but were largely indifferent. Birds chirped and lawn mowers buzzed in the […]

Justin Thomas' dinner prediction to Collin Morikawa: You'll make it at some point

DUBLIN, Ohio – Sunday’s final round at the Workday Charity Open felt like providence for Collin Morikawa. It was just over a year ago in his first professional start on the PGA Tour at the Canadian Open when Justin Thomas invited him to dinner. “He was just telling me if you’re good enough, you’re going […]

David Lipsky earns first KFT title, joins fellow alum Morikawa in winner's circle

Shoutout to the La Canada High School golf program in Southern California. Less than an hour after Collin Morikawa won the PGA Tour’s Workday Charity Open in a playoff over Justin Thomas, David Lipsky closed a four-shot victory at the Korn Ferry Tour’s TPC San Antonio Challenge at the Canyons. Separated by nine years, Lipsky […]

What's in the bag: Workday Charity Open winner Collin Morikawa

Collin Morikawa won the Workday Charity Open on Sunday in a playoff over Justin Thomas for his second PGA Tour victory. Here’s a look inside his bag: DRIVER: TaylorMade SIM (8 degrees @ 9.5), with Mitsubishi Tensei CK Pro White 70 TX shaft 3-WOOD: TaylorMade SIM Titanium (15 degrees @ 13.5), with Mitsubishi Diamana White […]

Carrying his own bag, Marc Warren wins the Austrian Open

ATZENBRUGG, Austria — Carrying his own bag, Marc Warren closed with a 2-under 70 on Sunday for a one-shot victory at the Austrian Open, the first European Tour event since the coronavirus pandemic shut down the tour in March. It was the fourth European Tour victory and first since 2014 for the 39-year-old Scot, who finished […]

'C'mon!' Justin Thomas buries playoff birdie, Collin Morikawa answers

DUBLIN, Ohio – If he had to guess, Justin Thomas gave the putt about 30 feet of break, but then a 50-footer on the 18th green at Muirfield Village doesn’t really lend itself to normal parameters of green reading. “I mean, there wasn’t really a specific read. I probably played it 30 feet out, something like […]

Collin Morikawa outlasts Justin Thomas in playoff to win wild Workday

On the strength of a closing 66 and a par on the third extra hole, Collin Morikawa defeated Justin Thomas in a playoff to win the Workday Charity Open on a wild final day in Dublin, Ohio. Here’s how Morikawa took the first of two straight events at Muirfield Village, where play finished up early on Sunday […]

Slow to return, Patrick Cantlay (65) gears up for Memorial title defense

DUBLIN, Ohio – Unlike most of the game’s top players, Patrick Cantlay waited. Sixth in the world ranking when play was halted in March by the COVID-19 pandemic, Cantlay didn’t pick up his schedule when the Tour restarted last month at Colonial. He also skipped the RBC Heritage before returning to work late last month at […]