By The Associated Press
2014-03-12 03:22 AM
US PGA TOUR
Site: Palm Harbor, Florida.
Course: Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club, Copperhead Course (7,340 yards, 6,712 metres, par 71).
Purse: $5.7 million. Winner's share: $1,026,000.
Last year: Kevin Streelman won his first US PGA Tour title, beating Boo Weekley by two shots.
Last week: Patrick Reed won the Cadillac Championship at Doral for his first World Golf Championship victory and third US PGA Tour title in his last 14 starts. Bubba Watson and Jamie Donaldson were a stroke back. ... Chesson Hadley won the Puerto Rico Open for his first US PGA Tour victory, holding off Danny Lee by two strokes.
Notes: Peter Uihlein is in the field. The 2010 U.S. Amateur champion won the European Tour's Madeira Islands Open last year. American Brooks Koepka also is playing. He's a regular on the European Tour after winning four times on the European Challenge Tour. ... The Arnold Palmer Invitational is next week at Bay Hill in Orlando, followed by the Texas Open, Houston Open and the Masters.
TROPHY HASSAN II
Site: Agadir, Morocco.
Course: Golf du Palais Royal (6,951 yards, 6,356 metres, par 72).
Purse: $2.08 million. Winner's share: $347,170.
Last year: Germany's led from start to finish for a three-stroke victory over Finland' Mikko Ilonen.
Last week: Patrick Reed won the Cadillac Championship at Doral for his first World Golf Championship victory and third US PGA Tour title in his last 14 starts. Bubba Watson and Jamie Donaldson were a stroke back. ...
Notes: The Robert Trent Jones Sr.-designed Palais Royal sits inside the walls of the Royal Palace of Agadir. Other than the tournament, the course is used only by King Mohammed VI and his guests. ... The tournament, first played in 1971, is in its fifth season as a European Tour event. ... The tour is off next week. Play will resume on March 27-29 with the Eurasia Cup team matches in Malaysia.
US LPGA TOUR
Next event: LPGA Founders Cup, March 20-23, JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, Wildfire Golf Club, Phoenix.
Last event: Paula Creamer made a 75-foot eagle putt on the second hole of a playoff with Azahara Munoz to win the HSBC Women's Champions on March 2 in Singapore.
WEB.COM TOUR: Brazil Champions, Thursday-Sunday, Sao Paulo Golf Club, Sao Paulo. Online: http://www.pgatour.com
ASIAN TOUR: Solaire Open, Thursday-Sunday, The Country Club, Manila, Philippines. Online: http://www.asiantour.com
NGA TOUR: NGA Tour Classic at Stonebridge, Thursday-Sunday, Stonebridge Golf and Country Club, Albany, Georgia. Online: http://www.ngatour.com
CHAMPIONS TOUR: Toshiba Classic, Friday-Sunday, Newport Beach Country Club, Newport Beach, California. Online: http://www.pgatour.com
LADIES EUROPEAN TOUR: Lalla Meryem Cup, Thursday-Sunday, Golf de l'Ocean, Agadir, Morocco. Online: http://www.ladieseuropeantour.com
JAPAN LPGA TOUR: Yokohama PRGR Ladies Cup, Friday-Sunday, Tosa Country Club, Kochi, Japan. Online: http://www.lpga.or.jp