ST. LOUIS (AP) Kohki Idoki erased a five-stroke deficit against a fading Kenny Perry with room to spare, charging to a two-stroke victory Sunday in the Senior PGA Championship.
It was the third bitter final-round major tournament failure for the 52-year-old Perry, who led by three strokes with six holes to play but settled for a second-place tie with Jay Haas.
The 51-year-old Idoki...
Kohki Idoki's eyes welled with tears as he putted for the Senior PGA Championship, and again in the interview room Sunday. Everything about his first appearance in the event, and first trip to the United States, was perfect.
''It is one of the greatest things to win in this game, so I cannot imagine more,'' Idoki said Sunday through a translator. ''I...
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ST. LOUIS (AP) Kenny Perry had an eagle, five birdies and four bogeys, mixing spectacular shots with stumbles and doing enough of the right things for a 3-under 68 and a two-stroke lead Saturday after the third round of the Senior PGA Championship.
The 52-year-old Perry is close to an elusive first major championship in a career known more for agonizing almosts in the 2008 Masters...
Longtime Kentucky pals Russ Cochran and Kenny Perry have shared a massive gallery the first two rounds of the Senior PGA Championship. Now, they also share the lead.
''It's been a great couple of days,'' Cochran said after the pair each shot 5-under 66 on Friday. ''He's one of my best friends. We had a good time out there.''
Cochran and Perry...
Kenny Perry and Sean O'Hair birdied five of the last six holes to win the Franklin Templeton Shootout on Sunday.
The 52-year-old Perry became the oldest player to win the Shootout and also won for the third time with a different partner. He won with John Huston in 2005 and Scott Hoch in 2008. Perry joins Steve Elkington, Fred Couples, Brad Faxon and Scott McCarron with three...
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December 08, 2012
Scout.com caught up with Arlington Bowie head coach Kenny Perry in the off-season to discuss 2014 star defender Edwin Freeman, who has a host of major schools already in tow.
Arlington Bowie head coach Kenny Perry talks about his star defensive back, who is set to sign his letter of intent with TCU come National Signing Day in February.
Kenny Perry shot a 2-under 70 Sunday for his second Champions Tour title, cruising to a five-shot victory in the ACE Group Classic.
Perry birdied three of his first eight holes, and no one ever got closer than four shots after that. Perry totaled 24 birdies - two short of the tour record for a 54-hole event - and tied Allen Doyle (1999) for the largest margin of victory in the 25...
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February 19, 2012
After the first round, Kenny Perry deadpanned that it was a typical day on the Champions Tour when he shot 8 under and wasn't in the lead.
Kenny Perry shot a 10-under 62 Saturday to set the Champions Tour's 36-hole scoring record in the Ace Group Classic.