Northern Trust Open

  • John Merrick wins first PGA Tour title at Riviera February 18, 2013

    Pacific Palisades, California: Local favourite John Merrick won his first PGA Tour title by beating fellow American Charlie Beljan in a sudden-death playoff for the Northern Trust Open at Riviera Country Club on Sunday. Journeyman Merrick sealed victory with a rock-solid par at the second extra hole, the driveable par-four 10th,...
  • Fredrik Jacobson, Sang-Moon Bae tied for lead at Riviera February 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: Sweden's Fredrik Jacobson birdied the two toughest holes at Riviera on his way to a 6-under 65 on Friday and a share of the lead with Sang-Moon Bae after two rounds of the Northern Trust Open. Jacobson and South Korea's Bae were at 9-under 133, one shot ahead...
  • Improved level of consistency has given me confidence: Schwartzel February 15, 2013

    Pacific Palisades, California: Charl Schwartzel believes an improved level of consistency has given him the confidence to embark on a three-month run of sizzling form in which he has vied for victory in almost every tournament he entered. In his last six starts worldwide, the slender South African has won...
  • Refreshed Kuchar takes lead at Riviera February 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Coming off a three-week break, Matt Kuchar might not remember golf feeling this easy. He opened with three straight birdies, all of the putts inside 3 feet. He made back-to-back birdies late in his first round at Riviera. He made seven birdies, the longest putt from 8 feet, on...