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# brooks koepka

Last year
2022
# Not Ok
McIlroy slams players defecting to LIV series in 'duplicitous' fashion
Brooks Koepka and Mexico’s Abraham Ancer have both opted into the new Saudi-backed series.
# future plans
Brooks Koepka set to join Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Series as Morikawa rules out switch
The former world number one will be suspended by the PGA Tour as a result of his decision.
# error
Brooks Koepka late for PGA practice after locking keys in car
The 32-year-old American hasn’t played since missing the cut at last month’s Masters.
# Teed Up Nicely
Theegala clings to one-shot lead over Koepka at Phoenix Open
Xander Schauffele, Talor Gooch, Patrick Cantlay and Scottie Scheffler are all two shots back and in the hunt at TPC Scottsdale.
All time
# Priorities
Koepka and Thomas focus on US PGA Tour as Norman's Saudi-backed plan gathers pace
The series would start in 2022 and feature 10 events worldwide sanctioned by the Asian Tour, with stars reportedly guaranteed huge paydays.
# Best of Friends
Brooks Koepka sidesteps Ryder Cup questions about Bryson DeChambeau
The feud between two of America’s top players has been played out in public for months.
# William Hill
McIlroy to shine, Brooks v Bryson and home advantage: The biggest 2021 Ryder Cup talking points
All eyes are on Whistling Straits this week, and Adam McKendry previews the latest showdown between Europe and the USA.
# response
'I did my job. What do you want from me?' - Koepka on doubts over his Ryder Cup commitment
US captain Paul Azinger said Koepka should give his spot to someone else if he’s not committed to playing in the Ryder Cup.
# Bryson v Brooks
PGA Tour to crack down on 'Brooksie' DeChambeau taunts
Jay Monahan says Tour will expel fans for ‘unsafe, disruptive or harassing behaviour’.
# TIGHT AT THE TOP
Koepka makes late charge, Lowry climbs leaderboard at the Open
Rory McIlroy finished at level par after shooting a 71 on Sunday.
# Looking Back
Brooks Koepka reveals origin of feud with Bryson DeChambeau
The golf star held court at Royal St George’s on Tuesday.
# Major Business
Rory McIlroy one off the lead as stacked US Open leaderboard enters back nine
Bryson DeChambeau and Louis Oosthuizen are out in front on five-under par.
# Best of Enemies
DeChambeau, Koepka say spat good for golf
Both spoke at Torrey Pines as they prepared for Thursday’s start of the 121st US Open.
# fued
Brooks Koepka insists rivalry with Bryson DeChambeau is ‘good for the game’
The pair are Ryder Cup team-mates.
# brooks no argument
'Hearing that bulls**t' - Koepka's feud with Bryson DeChambeau reignited in leaked interview
Koepka lost his train of thought and rolled his eyes in annoyance as DeChambeau walked behind him during a TV interview.
# Sorry
PGA chief apologises over crowd scenes that made players 'feel vulnerable'
Seth Waugh made the apology to Phil Mickelson and Brooks Koepka following the conclusion of the PGA Championship.
# Lefty
Phil Mickelson becomes oldest Major winner at 50 with sensational PGA Championship win
Mickelson closed out a two-shot victory, with Pádraig Harrington and Shane Lowry sharing a tie for fourth place.
# uncertainty
Knee surgery puts four-time major champion’s Masters place in doubt
Brooks Koepka has emerged as a doubt.
# as it stands
Brooks Koepka well placed for second win in three events, Rory McIlroy six shots off lead
The four-time major winner is on 11 under par.
# No Go
Two-time winner Brooks Koepka pulls out of US Open
The American withdraws due to injury.
# Three-peat
Koepka bidding for PGA Championship 3-in-a-row on 'big-boy course'
Rory McIlroy tees off in a group with Tigers Woods and Justin Thomas at Harding Park on Thursday.
# In Contention
McIlroy fires six birdies to sit two shots off lead at halfway mark in California
American Matt Kuchar continues to lead at the Genesis Invitational.
# day 1
Two eagles puts McIlroy in contention while Woods slips after bright start
American golfer Matt Kuchar is currently in the lead at the Genesis Invitational.
# back on top
Rory McIlroy set for return to world number one spot for first time since 2015
He will dethrone Brooks Koepka in a rare instance of not even needing to play this week.
# brooks no argument
Koepka the latest star name to be added to JP McManus Pro-Am in Adare
Eight of the world’s top 10 will be teeing off in Limerick later this year.
# Day Three
Westwood surges into Abu Dhabi lead as Lowry misses cut
Francesco Laporta surrendered his advantage at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship as Lee Westwood shot seven under to hit the front.
# by the brooks
Rory McIlroy: Koepka 'wasn't wrong' when he said we're not rivals
World number one Brooks Koepka said he doesn’t view him as a rival, a comment McIlroy took no issue with.
# cj cup
Thomas leads with 'very easy 63,' Koepka has a day to forget and McDowell fades on Jeju Island
The latest from the CJ Cup in South Korea.
# what rivalry?
'Rory hasn't won a major since I've been on the PGA Tour' - Koepka dismisses McIlroy rivalry
The world number one says he just doesn’t see it.
# PGA Tour
Koepka misses cut as four share lead in Las Vegas
The world number one failed to get going at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
# recognition
Koepka pips McIlroy for PGA Player of the Year prize
The award goes to the player with the best scoring average across the year.
# Showdown
McIlroy one back as Koepka hits the front in race for FedEx Cup glory
The pair duelled it out at last month’s WGC Bridgestone Invitational in Tennessee, with the American emerging victorious.
# Closing In
Joint-second McIlroy one shot off leader Koepka at Tour Championship halfway mark
The Northern Ireland man is alongside Justin Thomas on 12-under heading into the third round.
# hot putter
Matsuyama breaks Medinah course record while McIlroy moves up the leaderboard
Shane Lowry and Graeme McDowell have plenty of work to do over the weekend in Illinois.
# the sweetest thing
'To win against McIlroy made it special' - Koepka savours WGC success
The world number one was a three-stroke winner in Memphis on Sunday.
# frustrating
McIlroy fails to find groove as Koepka surges to WGC victory in Memphis
Entering the day with a with a one-shot lead, the Holywood golfer couldn’t build on Saturday’s round of 62.
# In Contention
McIlroy leads after brilliant 62 at WGC-FedEx St Jude Invitational featuring three straight birdies
The four-time major winner fired an eight-under par 62 to stand on 12-under.
# moving day
G-Mac happy with early efforts as conditions set to offer low-scoring opportunities at Portrush
Co-leader Shane Lowry is set to tee off in the next hour.
# The Open
Picture perfect Portrush and leaderboard latest - Clarke tees off 148th Open Championship
Royal Portrush plays host to the Open Championship for the first time in 68 years, with Darren Clarke teeing off the action earlier.
# The Open
Koepka gains the inside track on Royal Portrush from Irish caddie
Ricky Elliott has been on the American’s bag for six years and will be able to provide some local knowledge this week.