Jim Furyk to have surgery on wrist, will miss Masters

SAN DIEGO - Jim Furyk was No. 7 in the world, No. 9 in the FedEx Cup standings and already assured a spot on the Presidents Cup team when he tied for fourth in the Deutsche Bank Championship for his seventh top 10 of the year. That was Sept. 6, and that was the last tournament he finished.

Spieth coming off big year and looking to improve

...Last year," he said with a smile.The only difference is the month and the numbers for the new year.He played the Australian Open. He played in the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas. He took a side trip to Augusta National with his dad and...

Kevin Kisner leaves Aiken for time being

...great golf courses.Spieth leaves this week for Down Under, where he defends his title Nov. 26-29 in Sydney at the Australian Open. The first stop is Melbourne and a chance to play the fabled sand belt courses. He has games lined up at Royal...

Jordan Spieth's Champion Dinner menu for the Masters to feature Texas meats

...the officials at Augusta National, but I am leaning toward a Texas-like barbecue," Spieth said last week at the Australian Open."So it will be a choice of Texan meats as my main meal choice."

Patrick Reed's golf season is far from over

The Presidents Cup followed the end of a long season for former Augusta State star Patrick Reed, and he still has a long way to go.


Michael Johansen, of Denver, won the professional open, beating Paul McBeth, of Huntington Beach, Calif., in the Disc Golf Hall of Fame Classic on Sunday in Appling.

Federer, Djokovic to meet in finals

...beat Sam Querrey and Bethanie Mattek-Sands 6-4, 3-6, 10-7 in Friday's final.Paes and Hingis also won the Australian Open and Wimbledon this year.Paes, 42, became the winningest male mixed doubles player in the Open era with his ninth...

Serena Williams' quest for Grand Slam ends in stunning upset against Roberta Vinci

NEW YORK - In one of the most significant upsets in the history of tennis, Serena Williams finally found a hole too big to climb out of, losing 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 on Friday at Flushing Meadows to 43rd-ranked Roberta Vinci.

Rafael Nadal finishes major season without a win

NEW YORK - For the first time in his career, Rafael Nadal lost a Grand Slam match after taking a two-set lead.

Serena Williams struggles past qualifier

NEW YORK - The enormity of what is at stake for Serena Williams at the U.S. Open - the first true Grand Slam in tennis in more than a quarter of a century - hit her Wednesday.