Brooks Koepka becomes latest star golfer to leave PGA Tour for LIV Golf Series, sources confirm

Brooks Koepka becomes latest star golfer to leave PGA Tour for LIV Golf Series, sources confirm

Four-time major champion Brooks Koepka is the latest golfer to defect from the PGA Tour to the LIV Golf Invitational Series, sources have confirmed to ESPN. Koepka, 32, is one of the highest-profile players to join the breakaway circuit, which is being funded by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund and is fronted by two-time Open … Read more

Matt Fitzpatrick’s first major win, Phil Mickelson and the biggest takeaways from the 2022 US Open

Matt Fitzpatrick's first major win, Phil Mickelson and the biggest takeaways from the 2022 US Open

BROOKLINE, Mass. — Before Sunday, England’s Matt Fitzpatrick had never won a professional golf tournament in the United States. Now, he has won two of the biggest golf events in the world on the same course. Nine years after winning the US Amateur at The Country Club outside Boston, Fitzpatrick captured his first PGA Tour … Read more

Matt Fitzpatrick got his major moment on the last hole of the 2022 US Open

Matt Fitzpatrick got his major moment on the last hole of the 2022 US Open

BROOKLINE, Mass. — Will Zalatoris couldn’t resist taking a peek at Matt Fitzpatrick’s ball. He and Fitzpatrick were walking toward their tee shots on the 18th hole of The Country Club on Sunday. Madness was unspooling all around them. The US Open was hanging in the balance. Thousands of rowdy fans had just spilled into … Read more

2022 US Open – Sights, sounds and best moments from the second round

2022 US Open - Sights, sounds and best moments from the second round

BROOKLINE, Mass. — There was a lot going on in the first round of the 2022 US Open. The requisite drama around Phil Mickelson? Check. A few tossed clubs? You bet. Kids running off with defending champion Jon Rahm’s ball on the 18th hole? OK. Wild turkeys on the course? Safe. Friday’s second round promises … Read more

US Open: Phil Mickelson suffers nightmare first round as Adam Hadwin takes surprise lead

US Open: Phil Mickelson suffers nightmare first round as Adam Hadwin takes surprise lead

Playing on his 52nd birthday, Mickelson struggled to an eight-over 78, with only seven players of the 156-man field carding a lower score. The six-time major winner must finish in the top 60 by the close of Friday’s second round to avoid being cut. Though the first players teed off under clear blue skies in … Read more

DEREK LAWRENSON: Saudi rebels can thank Boston Celtics for low-key hostility on US Open opening day

Saudi rebels including Phil Mickelson didn't face much fan hostility on the opening day

DEREK LAWRENSON: Saudi rebels can thank NBA finalists the Boston Celtics for low-key hostility they received on the opening day of the US Open… but there was certainly no ‘happy birthday’ rendition to Phil Mickelson Saudi rebels faced low-key hostility during the opening round of the US Open Phil Mickelson was given a respectful reception … Read more