DeChambeau spent a three-month coronavirus pandemic layoff building his physique, while he also uses same-length clubs and a chart book for judging putts.
“I have ticked a lot of boxes that I wanted to tick this year, so I am quite happy to take it easy.”
Johnson claimed his 23rd US PGA Tour title and his third since the tour resumed in June after a three-month coronavirus shutdown.
Hideki Matsuyama birdied two of the last three holes, including a spectacular closing 67-foot putt, to seize the lead after Thursday’s first round of the PGA’s BMW Championship.
Tiger Woods, playing back-to-back weeks for the first time this year, gets a taste of US Open conditions when the PGA Tour’s BMW Championship tees off Thursday in suburban Chicago.
The coronavirus pandemic claimed the only US PGA Tour event in South Korea on Tuesday as organisers moved the CJ Cup to Las Vegas in the face of travel restrictions.

World Golf Mickelson fires 10-under 61 in Champions tour debut

Phil Mickelson impressed in his PGA Tour Champions circuit debut Monday, firing 11 birdies in a 10-under-par 61 at Ozarks National to lead the Charles Schwab Series event.

World Golf Johnson powers to World No. 1 with Northern Trust triumph

Dustin Johnson seized the world number one ranking in emphatic style Sunday, firing an eight-under par final-round 63 to win the US PGA Northern Trust by 11 strokes.

World Golf Tiger closes with 66 but faces work in US PGA playoffs

Tiger Woods fired his lowest round of the year, a five-under par 66, in Sunday’s final round of the Northern Trust, but has work to reach the season-ending Tour Championship.

World Golf Johnson soars to five-stroke PGA lead on eagle wings

Dustin Johnson curled in a 40-foot eagle putt on the 18th hole to seize a five-stroke lead after Saturday’s third round of the US PGA Northern Trust tournament.

World Golf Scheffler shoots 59 to share PGA Northern Trust lead

American Scottie Scheffler fired a stunning 12-under par 59 Friday to grab a share of the clubhouse lead during Friday’s second round of the US PGA Northern Trust.

World Golf Kia Classic in California latest LPGA cancellation

The Kia Classic, scheduled for September 24-27 in Carlsbad, California, has been cancelled, the LPGA said Thursday.

World Golf Four share Northern Trust lead as PGA playoffs begin

Australia’s Cameron Davis fired a seven-under-par 64 to share the lead with Americans Harris English, Kevin Streelman and Russell Henley after Thursday’s opening round of the US PGA Northern Trust.

World Golf Tiger starts with 68 at PGA Northern Trust playoff opener

Reigning Masters champion Tiger Woods fired a three-under-par 68 in Thursday’s opening round of the Northern Trust, the first event of the US PGA FedEx Cup playoffs.

World Golf Rahm, McIlroy, Thomas ready as US PGA playoffs begin

Top-ranked Jon Rahm, season points leader Justin Thomas and four-time major champion Rory McIlroy top the lineup for this week’s US PGA FedEx Cup playoff opener, the Northern Trust tournament.

World Golf Koepka pulls out of PGA playoff event as US Open looms

Four-time major winner Brooks Koepka withdrew from the US PGA Northern Trust on Wednesday with a lingering left hip and knee injury, ending his season and raising questions about his US Open status.

World Golf Herman edges Horschel to capture third career US PGA title

Jim Herman fired an eagle and seven birdies in a seven-under par 63 on Sunday to capture his third US PGA Tour title at the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, North Carolina.

World Golf South Korea’s Kim nearly makes two aces in grabbing PGA lead

South Korea’s Kim Si-woo aced one hole and lipped out on another hole-in-one bid Saturday on his way to grabbing a two-stroke lead at the US PGA Wyndham Championship.

World Golf Horschel, Kim among leaders at log-jammed Wyndham Championship

Billy Horschel fired a six-under par 64 on Friday to join a four-way tie atop a jammed leaderboard at the US PGA Tour’s Wyndham Championship.

World Golf Tiger confirms he will play in US PGA playoff opener

Tiger Woods confirmed Friday he will play in next week’s US PGA Tour playoff opener, The Northern Trust at TPC Boston, after sharing 37th in last week’s PGA Championship.

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