Burnout not the reason for US Ryder woes: PGA Tour chief
Burnout not the reason for US Ryder woes: PGA Tour chief

U.S. Ryder Cup failure at Gleneagles this year had little to do with player burnout from the PGA Tour`s burgeoning schedule and was simply a case of Europe dominating the foursomes and making more birdies, Tour chief Tim Finchem said on Wednesday.

Ted Bishop firing backed for "lil girl" Ian Poulter row
Ted Bishop firing backed for "lil girl" Ian Poulter row

PGA commissioner Tim Finchem and the LPGA both came out solidly Saturday in support of the firing of Ted Bishop as PGA of America president after "inappropriate" remarks on Twitter.

PGA`s Tim Finchem copes with no Tiger Woods, fewer viewers
PGA`s Tim Finchem copes with no Tiger Woods, fewer viewers

US PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem pondered the post-Tiger Woods era and lower television viewership on Tuesday ahead of the season-ending Tour Championship.

Nick Faldo wins Payne Stewart Award for impact on game
Nick Faldo wins Payne Stewart Award for impact on game

 Former world number one Nick Faldo, a six-times major champion whose Faldo Series has given a huge boost to junior golf worldwide, was named the recipient of the 2014 Payne Stewart Award on Tuesday.

PGA Tour commissioner and Tiger Woods hope for big 2014 finish

Tiger Woods, battling back from a back injury, still drives fan interest and TV ratings and PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem is as keen as the former world number one himself that he has a big 2014 finish.

Golf: Match Play gets new format for 2015

Golf`s Match Play Championship has a new venue and a revised format for 2015, the US PGA Tour announced on Wednesday.

PGA Championship gets prize money boost to $10m

Prize money for the PGA Championship and US PGA Tour Players Championship will rise to $10 million next year, making them the richest events in the professional golfing calendar, officials said Wednesday.

US dominance puts Presidents Cup relevance on the line

Another United States victory at the Presidents Cup raises questions about the relevance of the biennial team competition.

PGA Tour denies talk of European Tour buy-out

PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem on Tuesday denied the US circuit had made a bid to acquire golf`s European Tour, but said US tour officials continue to pursue collaborative efforts with other tours.

Controversy brews over PGA Tour stand against ‘belly putter’ ban

A major controversy is brewing in the world of golf after the PGA Tour took a stand against proposed plans to ban belly putters.

Total parity on PGA Tour since Tiger`s slide, says Finchem

One of the most significant changes on the PGA Tour since the downfall of Tiger Woods has been a return to "total parity" among the players, according to Tour commissioner Tim Finchem.