| Nov 21, 2014
| 3:48 AM
DUBAI (Reuters) - Luke Donald said successive early birdies helped him recapture some of his long-lost confidence as the former world number one went on to shoot a six-under 66 in the second round of the DP World Tour Championship on Friday.
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:01 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Tom LaMarre, The Sports Xchange
Golf notebook: Donald returns to familiar face
--Luke Donald is going back to the man who helped make him No. 1 in the World Golf Rankings for parts of 2011 and 2012.
Donald, after missing the...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 7:40 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - Overlooked by captain Paul McGinley for this year's Ryder Cup, former world number one Luke Donald believes he only has himself to blame for missing out on Europe's victory over the United States.
After a frustrating season, which has...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:01 AM
With two majors and a No. 1 world ranking in his pocket, Rory McIlroy can lay claim to a very successful season.
But there is one thing missing -- a FedEx Cup title.
After a lackluster performance last week, McIlroy has slipped to No. 2 in golf's...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:25 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. -- The 114th U.S. Open begins Thursday morning at Pinehurst No. 2 in the sand hills of North Carolina. A 156-player field will attack a par-70 course that has so many unique challenges throughout.
As a primer for the start of the...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:13 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Bubba Watson’s welcome-to-Pinehurst moment came on the first hole Tuesday.
Playing a morning practice round on a sweltering day, Watson had 184 yards in. He chose an 8-iron — that’s not a typo — and landed...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:20 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — After two rounds of solid ball-striking on a course where he feels at home, Phil Mickelson left Pinehurst No. 2 on Friday evening satisfied with the shape of his game. Well, most of it.
"I feel like I'm playing well enough to win...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Phil Mickelson has been known for taking risks with golf shots, and getting rewarded as often as penalized for his creative play.
During the first round of the Scottish Open on Thursday at Royal Aberdeen, Mickelson hit his drive at relatively short par-...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Three years after virtually giving up on links golf, a more mature Rory McIlroy appears ready to give it another chance.
McIlroy tamed blustery conditions in the first round of the Scottish Open in Aberdeen to shoot a seven-under-par 64 on Thursday,...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:38 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Typically, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson play together only when their scores demand a weekend pairing.
Thursday's early tee time with 2008 PGA champion Padraig Harrington marked only the 32nd time Woods and Mickelson have...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:34 PM
As Germany's Martin Kaymer finished off his eight-stroke U.S. Open victory Sunday, one of his mentors and countrymen, Bernhard Langer, was holed up in a fishing cabin in Alaska, able to watch only on a television the entire compound shared.