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Schauffele Holds Off Theegala to Win Travelers Championship

Xander Schauffele nearly let a three-shot lead slip away, but a birdie on No. 18 gave him a two-stroke victory over Sahith Theegala and J.T. Poston.CROMWELL, Conn. — Before the first round...

Will LIV Golf Diminish PGA Tour Events Like the Travelers Championship?

A prized mainstay of Connecticut’s sporting calendar for 70 years, the Travelers has become more than just a golf tournament.CROMWELL, Conn. — The Travelers Championship in central Connecticut, contested on a golf...

Under Pressure From LIV Golf, the PGA Tour Defends Its Perch

Jay Monahan, the tour’s commissioner, announced prize money increases for next year to try to appease players and called the rival circuit an “irrational threat” that was trying to “buy the sport.”CROMWELL,...

The Real Enforcers of Title IX: Angry Parents

A decade ago, Ginger Folger’s son, John, played high school football in Gainesville, Ga., their hometown, about 50 miles northwest of Atlanta.“The financial resources of the football team were astounding,” said Folger,...

As Koepka Leaves for LIV Golf, the PGA Tour Mulls Changes

Brooks Koepka, a four-time major winner, and another top-20 player committed to the new series Tuesday. In a players’ meeting, the PGA Tour commissioner outlined tweaks that included a revised schedule.Since March,...

At U.S. Open, Matt Fitzpatrick Wins His First Major Championship

Will Zalatoris and Scottie Scheffler, who tied for second, made it interesting down the stretch at the Country Club, but Fitzpatrick held on to finish at six under par.BROOKLINE, Mass. — This...

At U.S. Open, Matt Fitzpatrick Wins His First Major Tournament

Will Zalatoris and Scottie Scheffler, who tied for second, made it interesting down the stretch at the Country Club, but Fitzpatrick held on to finish at six under par.BROOKLINE, Mass. — This...

Zalatoris, Fitzpatrick Share U.S. Open Lead Heading Into Final Round

Tied for the tournament lead entering Sunday, Will Zalatoris will get another shot at his first major win after surviving a perilous third round.BROOKLINE, Mass. — The U.S. Open usually waits until...

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