| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:25 AM
GLENEAGLES Scotland (Reuters) - Thousands of excited fans thronged the first tee three and a half hours before the start of the 12 final-day singles matches as the anticipation built at the 40th Ryder Cup on Sunday.
The European supporters, confident...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 8:05 AM
GLENEAGLES Scotland (Reuters) - Des Smyth was shocked to be invited into the European Ryder Cup team room after an eight-year absence and now that he is back the Irishman wants to soak up every drop of excitement, he said on Wednesday.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 2:08 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - Former world number one Ian Woosnam is bemused by European Ryder Cup skipper Paul McGinley's decision to opt for five vice-captains instead of the usual four and believes it could betray a sign of weakness.
McGinley raised a few...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 2:01 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Tom LaMarre, The Sports Xchange
Golf notebook: L.A. likely to land '23 Open over S.F.
--Add another chapter to the San Francisco-Los Angeles rivalry.
The Olympic Club, which hosted the 2012 U.S. Open on its famed Lake Course,...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:26 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Ten days removed from an epidural for an arthritic neck condition, Jason Dufner stated a modest goal of finishing 72 holes as defending PGA champion.
Unfortunately for the affable Dufner, he failed.
Dufner withdrew after a...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Spain might have seen its reign as an international soccer power come crashing down in the first two weeks of the World Cup last month in Brazil, but its potential as a major factor in women’s golf was in sharp focus the past few days at the LPGA&...
| May 18, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Brendon Todd won the Byron Nelson Championship on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, closing with a bogey-free four-under-par 66 for a two-stroke victory over Mike Weir at TPC Four Seasons in Irving, Texas.
It was the 77th career PGA Tour event for...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Peter Hanson made his only birdie on the back nine with a six-foot putt at the 18th hole Thursday, closing out a five-under-par 65 for a one-stroke lead over David Duval and two others after the first round of the Byron Nelson Championship in Irving,...
| May 30, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Paul Casey expected to be chasing someone at the Memorial on Friday, figuring it would be Rory McIlroy.
After two holes, Casey had the lead to himself at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio. He went on to another six-under-par 66 to build a three-shot...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Ben Crane shot a seven-under-par 63 on Thursday at TPC at Southwind to take the lead in the suspended first round of the St. Jude Classic in Memphis, Tenn.
Crane took advantage of a 3 1/2-hour delay that left nearly perfect scoring conditions with no...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:35 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Adam Scott, the 2013 Masters champion, had already fulfilled his interview obligations behind the Augusta National clubhouse Saturday, his demands smaller than usual with a third-round 76 dropping him into 16th place and bursting...