| Jul 20, 2014
| 2:43 PM
HOYLAKE, England — On a closing Sunday of great golf at the 143rd British Open, played over the picturesque Royal Liverpool links near the Irish Sea, champion Rory McIlroy did what he had to while everybody else went low.
McIlroy shot 71, and it...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 7:02 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Forget that gnarly rough. Dismiss those precious protectors of par.
After setting up the par-4 fourth at 374 and 362 yards for the first two rounds, the PGA of America shortened it to 292 yards for Saturday's third round at the...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 1:54 AM
Part 2 : continues....
19. Webb Simpson, United States -- Simpson's indifferent play since a strong start to the 2013-14 season continued when he played some decent golf but wound up in a tie for 31st in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. He does have a...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:36 PM
AKRON, Ohio -- Rory McIlroy birdied four of the first five holes on Sunday to grab the lead, and he went on to win the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational by two strokes.
McIlroy closed with his second straight 4-under 66 to end at 15-under-par 265. The win...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 8:35 PM
AKRON, Ohio It took Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy just three holes Sunday to overtake Spain's Sergio Garcia and assert himself as the player to beat in the final round of the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational.
McIlroy birdied the...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:53 PM
LOUISVILLE Kentucky (Reuters) - Former world number one Lee Westwood, still hunting his first major title, gave his Ryder Cup prospects a massive boost as he charged into contention for the PGA Championship on Thursday.
The Englishman is on the outside...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 7:35 PM
Billy Hurley III shot a seven-under-par 63 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead after the second round of the Greenbrier Classic at White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
Hurley played bogey-free in shooting his lowest score of the season. The former U.S. Navy...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Phil Mickelson has pushed aside the distraction of a federal probe to warm up for the U.S. Open at this week's FedEx St. Jude Classic in Memphis, Tennessee.
Mickelson has stayed committed to his golf even as reports swirled last week that U.S....
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:12 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Keegan Bradley strolled across the Pinehurst practice green Wednesday and noticed Zach Johnson using a putting aid.
Resting in Johnson's sternum was a rod called the Pendulum Putting Pro, which helps players maintain proper shaft...
| Jun 11, 2014
Since Curtis Strange repeated as U.S. Open champion 25 years ago, the first to do so since Ben Hogan in 1951, many of golf's elite have attempted to join their company. Tiger Woods, Hale Irwin, Ernie Els and Payne Stewart headline the 18-strong group,...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:15 PM