| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:51 AM
By Andrew Both
PINEHURST North Carolina (Reuters) - Graeme McDowell is delighted that the "fruits" of his labour have helped get the British Open to return to his homeland of Northern Ireland for the first time since 1951.
An official announcement is...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:40 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...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:35 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. Shane Lowry spotted a fan waving an Irish flag in the grandstand behind the 18th green and threw him an autographed ball. The burly, bearded Irishman may not be known to many fans who aren't his countrymen, but the same could be said of...
| 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 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....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:50 AM
In a string of tweets on Thursday, Graeme McDowell sought to clarify statements he made about Tiger Woods seeming far less invicible on the PGA Tour these days.
McDowell was asked repeatedly about the state of Woods' game at the Arnold Palmer ...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The Masters got back to business Wednesday -- the final chance for practice rounds -- with at least some of the field fortified by a meal of "bugs" the night before.
Luke Donald and Keegan Bradley were the first players off the tee in the morning....
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:36 PM
LA JOLLA — Time passes, Phil Mickelson heals and we forget.
Mickelson wins a British Open and we have him again in our mind's eye as a 35-year-old, healthy and hearty, with lots of gas left in his golf tank.
Actually, he will be 44 in June,...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:50 PM
MARANA, Ariz. -- Graeme McDowell rarely felt as hopeless in match play as he did Wednesday at Dove Mountain.
Overpowered and outplayed for much of the first round, he was 3 down with three holes to play as he watched the majestic flight of Gary...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:45 PM
MARANA, Ariz. -- Getting to the round of 16 in the Match Play Championship was all that mattered Thursday.
Jordan Spieth made it look like child's play. Graeme McDowell aged another 10 years with another stunning escape. And it proved too difficult...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Graeme McDowell figured his luck had run out Friday at the Match Play Championship.
After two remarkable rallies to reach the third round, McDowell missed a pair of eight-foot putts to fall 2 down with two holes to play against Hunter Mahan, who had...