Professional golf will return to Tucson next month at Omni National.
Rickie Fowler took advantage of a snow day to practice with a bigger and softer ball. Golfers enjoyed the diversion provided by the snow.
The lasting image of the 2013 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship is an obvious one.
Hunter Mahan, right, and Ian Poulter shake hands after Mahan won their semifinal. Mahan, who finished second, says he has developed "a better understanding of who I am and what I need to do to continue this type of play."
Hunter Mahan's two playing partners Sunday - Ian Poulter in the semis, Matt Kuchar in the finals - couldn't have been more different.
Matt Kuchar watches his par putt on No. 16 lip out in one of the few times things didn't go his way in Sunday's final. He never trailed in the match.
Matt Kuchar's biggest challenge in Southern Arizona this week was the 235-foot waterslide at the Ritz-Carlton pool.
Jason Day's father died when he was 12.
One of the national golf magazines recently wrote Tucson was a destination of such dimension that you could play golf here 300 days a year.
Britain's Justin Rose practices Monday for the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship at Dove Mountain, where he's set to play K.J. Choi in the first round at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday.
In a three-week span last fall, Justin Rose played big matches and hunted even bigger game.
There are two types of players on the PGA Tour.
The last time Carl Pettersson qualified for the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, iPhones weren't around, Lute Olson was still coaching the Arizona Wildcats and a 17-year-old Rory McIlroy had yet to win a professional tournament.
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The WGC-Accenture Match Play Championships will return to the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Dove Mountain, in 2013, Rocco Bene, chairman of the Tucson Conqustadores' 2012 match play event, said Thursday.