Two Tied Heading to Final Round of RBC Canadian Open

Tony Finau fired a tournament-best round of 62 (-8) on Saturday to jump into the lead at St. George's Golf and Country Club in Toronto. He was finally tracked down by Rory McIlroy, the defending champion at the RBC Canadian Open.  The pair will enter Sunday's final round as co-leaders at -11. Finau did much… Continue reading Two Tied Heading to Final Round of RBC Canadian Open

Canadian Golf Continues With Friday Rounds

Wyndham Clark and Matt Fitzpatrick exchanged the lead back and forth on the second day of the RBC Canadian Open at St. George"s Golf and Country Club.    Meanwhile, defending champion Rory McIlroy made a late charge, ending the day tied for second with Fitzpatrick and two other golfers at -6. First-day leader Clark will also… Continue reading Canadian Golf Continues With Friday Rounds

Canadian Men and Women Shine on the Links

While the Toronto Argonauts have the Canadian Football League's first week off, there was still a big professional sports return in Toronto on Thursday. On a mostly overcast morning at the St. George's Golf Course and Country Club in Etobicoke, the RBC Canadian Open completed its first round, with Wyndham Clark atop the leader board… Continue reading Canadian Men and Women Shine on the Links

Canadian Women Start Strong at Porter Cup

On the men's side, it has been one of the most prestigious amateur golf events for over six decades. Nine years ago, the hosts of the Porter Cup began playing a ladies' tournament as well. The event is played at Niagara Falls Country Club in the United States, but it's so close to the border… Continue reading Canadian Women Start Strong at Porter Cup

Dustin Johnson Will Be Missed in Toronto This Week

I've been an admirer of Dustin Johnson since my son and I followed his group during a round of the NCAA Golf Championships in Williamsburg, Virginia, when he was at Coastal Carolina University.  Now, the inaugural LIV golf event has snagged Johnson away from this year's RBC Canadian Open. I'm not going to bash a… Continue reading Dustin Johnson Will Be Missed in Toronto This Week

PGA Tour Canada Event Decided in Dramatic Fashion

Alabama native Scott Stevens fired four straight birdies, three on the same hole, to claim victory in this week's season-opening event on the PGA Tour Canada. Stevens began Sunday's final round playing with co-leader Cooper Dossey at Uplands Golf Club. The pair started the day at the Royal Beach Victoria Open presented by Times Colonist, with… Continue reading PGA Tour Canada Event Decided in Dramatic Fashion

Conditions, Leaderboard Change During Day 2 of Victoria Open

During the morning flight, conditions changed dramatically on Friday at the Uplands Golf Club in Victoria, BC, making scoring a real challenge. After firm and fast conditions on Thursday gave way to rain, there were some changes atop the leaderboard on day two of the Royal Beach Victoria Open presented by Times Colonist. First-round co-leader… Continue reading Conditions, Leaderboard Change During Day 2 of Victoria Open

Two Tied Atop Leaderboard as PGA Tour Canada Opens 2022 Slate

Michael Blair of Ancaster, Ontario and Gavin Hall of Pittsford, New York both fired rounds of seven-under-par, each carding a 63, to get out to the lead at the PGA Tour Canada's inaugural event of 2022, the Royal Beach Victoria Open presented by Times Colonist, at Uplands Golf Course in British Columbia. Blair is no… Continue reading Two Tied Atop Leaderboard as PGA Tour Canada Opens 2022 Slate

Professional Golf Season Set to Tee Off in BC

The Royal Beach Victoria Open presented by Times Colonist will open the PGA Tour Canada's regular-season schedule this week, with the first round set to tee off on Thursday. The 72-hole championship, to be played at the historic Uplands Golf Club in British Columbia, is the first of 11 events scheduled for the tour's regular season. The… Continue reading Professional Golf Season Set to Tee Off in BC