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Rio's golf course 'reasonably good'

Updated: November 19, 2013, 8:01 PM ET
Associated Press

MELBOURNE, Australia -- PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem says progress on construction of the troubled course for golf's return to the Olympics at Rio in 2016 is "reasonably good" and he would travel to Brazil early next year to check on its progress.

The course at Venue Reserva de Marapendi has been plagued by delays over land rights. It was originally scheduled to be completed by 2014 but American architect Gil Hanse, who is designing the course, admitted in July that it would not be ...

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