Doug Ferguson

Editorial Staff

ARTICLES BY Doug Ferguson

  • Luke Donald felt like he was on his way to a typical round at the Memorial, where he had only shot in the 60s twice in his career. Everything changed in a big way with a run of birdies that gave him an 8-under 64.

  • Brad Faxon and Billy Andrade tried something new at their popular CVS Charity Classic by inviting women to play the last two years.

  • Phil Mickelson will play next weeks St. Jude Classic in Memphis as a tune-up for the U.S. Open Golf World senior writer Tim Rosaforte reported on Mondays Golf Central.

  • Basketball great Jerry West is coming to work for the PGA Tour as the executive director of the Northern Trust Open at Riviera.

  • Phil Mickelson had reason for optimism Thursday when he said doctors believe they discovered his wifes breast cancer early.

  • Ryo Ishikawa didnt come close to qualifying for the U.S. Open when he missed by five shots in a qualifier in Japan. The 17-year-old sensation still has not secured a spot in the British Open at Turnberry.

  • John Daly has seen this act before.

  • John Dalys suspension on the PGA Tour is over, and the two-time major champion plans to return in three weeks for the St. Jude Classic and U.S. Open qualifying.

  • Jose Maria Olazabal and Seve Ballesteros, known as the Spanish Armada during their indomitable partnership in the Ryder Cup, never had to exchange ideas because they thought and played so much alike.

  • According to a release from his publicist, Phil Mickelson's wife Amy has been diagnosed with breast cancer.