Golf World August 20, 2012 cover

Beach Party

Buoyed by long, straight and bold drives, Rory McIlroy tames the Ocean Course and cruises to an eight-shot victory at the PGA Championship.

Rank And File

Scores and stats from the PGA Championship at Kiawah Island Resort.

Sound As A Pound

Level-headed Rory McIlroy returns the conversation from off-course distractions to Tiger Woods comparisons.

Major Improvement

A consistent money winner on the PGA Tour, Carl Pettersson has struggled on golf's big stages -- until Kiawah.

Birds Of A Feather

England's David Lynn ultimately finished second, but it was fast-starting Ian Poulter who provided Sunday's only threat to Rory McIlroy.


The Real Deal

Lydia Ko lives up to her billing at the U.S. Women's Amateur.


Martin Kaymer has struggled since his PGA win at Whistling Straits.


The Ocean Course held nothing but more major misery for Luke Donald.


Seven-plus holes led to another another Saturday stumble for Tiger Woods.


The U.S. Ryder Cup team's elite eight is set, but who will be the final four?

Report Card

How the top 10 on the World Ranking fared at the PGA Championship.


The Lead

Transit times affected the PGA experience for fans and media.


The Tour Championship to become, at last, the final official event of the season.

Rosaforte Report

John Daly is learning some lessons while teaching them to his son.


Manufacturers give club pros the tour-pro treatment at the PGA.


Erik Compton's Miami is more than just beaches and golf courses.


Like the golf itself, TNT's and CBS' PGA coverage had its hits and misses.
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