This Week In Golf: Poulter Secures Masters Invite With Houston Open Playoff WinEnglishman Ian Poulter won for the first time in six seasons on the PGA Tour this weekend as he finished 19-under par at the Houston Open before emerging triumphant in a playoff against American Beau Hossler.
Spieth Looks To Regain Putting FormThe 24-year-old Dallas native Jordan Spieth, ranked No. 4 in the world, has been hurt by inconsistent putting of late.
This Week In Golf: Watson Wins WGC-Dell, Houston Open NextBubba Watson ran away with his second PGA Tour win of 2018, as the golf world looks ahead to the Houston Open and The Masters.
Henley Rallies To Win Houston Open, Earn Trip To MastersRussell Henley overcame a four-shot deficit Sunday in the Houston by closing with a 7-under 65 for a three-shot victory, one of the most important final rounds of his career. Only later did he realize it might have his best.
Fowler Shoots 64 For 1-Shot Lead At Houston OpenRickie Fowler shot an 8-under 64 for a one-shot lead over Sung Kang after the first round of the Houston Open on Thursday.
Jim Herman Wins Houston Open To Get Into The MastersHerman, winless in 105 previous starts on the PGA Tour, chipped in for birdie on the par-3 16th and finished with two solid pars for a 4-under 68 and a one-shot victory that sends him to the Masters for the first time in his career.
Holmes Wins Houston Open In 3-Way PlayoffJ.B. Holmes used a strong start on Sunday for a Houston Open victory in a three-way playoff against Jordan Spieth and Johnson Wagner. "It worked out for me," Holmes said.
Piercy Holds 1-Stroke Lead At Houston OpenScott Piercy tied a tournament record with a nearly flawless 9-under-par 63 to take a two-stroke lead after the opening round of the Houston Open on Thursday.
Spieth & Reed Ready For Houston OpenJordan Spieth and Patrick Reed, both Texas-born golfers and Ryder Cup partners, are a part of a strong field at the Shell Houston Open with one eye toward next week.
Points Wins The Houston OpenD.A. Points came back from a long rain delay and made four pars. The last one gave him a one-shot victory in the Houston Open and sent him to the Masters.
Stenson Plays His Way Into The MastersHenrik Stenson closed with a 66 on Sunday in the Houston Open and was the leader in the clubhouse when the final round was delayed because of thunderstorms.
McIlroy Opens Masters Tuneup With 73Rory McIlroy opened with a 73 on Thursday in the first round of the Houston Open, and is now in danger of missing the cut in his last start before the Masters.