Home comfort helps Brian Harman fly high at Sea Island
Home comfort helps Brian Harman fly high at Sea Island

Brian Harman took advantage of home comforts, ideal weather and a red-hot putter as he charged into a share of the lead in Thursday`s opening round of the $5.6 million McGladrey Classic at Sea Island in Georgia.

Red-hot Erik Compton shares lead at McGladrey Classic
Red-hot Erik Compton shares lead at McGladrey Classic

Erik Compton started his day by putting on extra clothes to battle a morning chill but it didn`t take him long to get hot once he teed off at The McGladrey Classic on Thursday.

Harman wins first PGA title to reach British Open

Unheralded American Brian Harman won his first PGA title on Sunday, capturing the John Deere Classic to claim a spot in next week`s British Open.

Harman holds one-stroke lead at US PGA event

Brian Harman, knocking at the door with five top-10 finishes this year, will take a one-stroke lead into the final round of the PGA John Deere Classic.

Johnson surges into share of John Deere lead

Former champion and `local` favourite Zach Johnson charged into a share of the lead with a sizzling, bogey-free display in Thursday`s opening round of the John Deere Classic in Silvis, Illinois.

Hot start lifts McGirt to Riviera lead

William McGirt`s red-hot start at Riviera on Saturday saw the American seize the lead in the Northern Trust Open, where he`ll vie for his first US PGA Tour title on Sunday.