Strong finish gives Mickelson Humana hope

Phil Mickelson faces an uphill task to make the cut at this week`s Humana Challenge at La Quinta, California, but the American left-hander was greatly encouraged by his strong finish to Friday`s second round.

Villegas, Toms set pace in California desert

Refreshed after a lengthy end-of-season break, Colombian Camillo Villegas fired a sizzling nine-under-par 63 to share the first-round lead in the Humana Challenge at La Quinta, California.

The Shark adds bite to new-look PGA Tour event at La Quinta

Greg Norman`s participation at this week`s Humana Challenge in La Quinta, California is one of several signs that the 2012 makeover of the pro-am celebrity event has already achieved success.