Se Ri Pak carded a 4-under 68 in windy conditions Wednesday to grab a share of the lead after the opening round of the LPGA LOTTE Championship.

Three more champions of golf's majors have committed to play in next week's Zurich Classic of New Orleans.

South Korea's Se Ri Pak, Hyo Joo Kim and So Yeon Ryu each shot a 4-under 68 on Wednesday for a three-way tie atop the leaderboard after a breezy first round of the LPGA LOTTE Championship.

Frank Esposito Jr. shot a 3-under 69 on Wednesday for a share of the second-round lead with Stan Cooke in the Senior PGA Professional National Championship.

Tom Watson wants to take a closer look at American prospects for the Ryder Cup, so the U.S. captain is playing in the RBC Heritage this week.

Get ready, Augusta National. Jordan Spieth can't wait for another chance at that green jacket.

Tee times for Thursday's first round at the RBC Heritage:

The Players Championship has announced a change to its playoff format, switching from sudden death to a three-hole, aggregate score arrangement.

Jason Day has a cast on his left hand to immobilize his injured thumb and isn't expected to return to competition until The Players Championship in three weeks.

The Players Championship is changing this year to a three-hole aggregate playoff involving the closing stretch at the TPC Sawgrass.

Bubba lives in Tiger's old house.

Stan Cooke shot a 7-under 65 in windy conditions Tuesday to take the first-round lead in the Senior PGA Professional National Championship.

Clemson freshman golfer Ashlan Ramsey is turning pro after the school year.

The lack of drama on the back nine Sunday, compounded by the absence of Tiger Woods, led to low television ratings for the Masters.

Bubba Watson decided to keep his post-Masters victory more low key this year. Instead of going to New York for a media tour, he headed home to Orlando, Fla., and kept plans for a five-day vacation with his wife.

The moment doesn't get much bigger than this — a 20-foot putt on the 18th green Sunday at Augusta National for the win.

Karen Stupples habitually waved to the cheering gallery two weeks ago in the first round of the Kraft Nabisco Championship.

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The Zurich Classic of New Orleans will feature a host of international players.

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Golf has reached a turning point. Like most turning points, this one offers the chance to reminisce or regret, to hope or worry.

Three lefties have combined to win six of the last 12 Masters titles and two of them have a lot in common.

McDowell returns to the field this week after missing the cut at The Masters. He will try to become the fourth player to successfully defend his title and first since Boo Weekley in 2007-08.

For all the crazy stunts Bubba Watson does for fun, the green jacket was off limits.

Bubba Watson collected his second green jacket in three years at The Masters on Sunday, and that vaulted him to No. 4 in this week's world golf rankings.

At about 5 p.m. Sunday, leaders Bubba Watson and Jordan Spieth stood on the ninth green.

Bubba Watson scooped up his son, hugged his wife and took off down the ropes along the 18th green, high-fiving the patrons at Augusta National.

AUGUSTA, Ga. - The winner didn't raise his fists to the sky, he dropped his head to his knees.

At just past 7:20 p.m., as twilight began to fall on the pristine Georgia hills, Jordan Spieth pushed through a doorway and stepped out onto a walkway that sits behind the first fairway of Augusta National Golf Club.

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Bubba Watson held a three-shot lead when he sliced his drive behind the trees protecting the left side of the 15th fairway at Augusta National. Play it safe, and he'd become the second player ever to win the Masters twice in his first six tries.

You win one Masters and you're Craig Stadler. Or maybe Ian Woosnam. And there's nothing wrong with that. Ask the guys who don't have a green jacket. Or a lifetime seat at the Champions Dinner.

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