| Sep 23, 2014
| 1:33 PM
GLENEAGLES, Scotland, - Captain Tom Watson believes the United States team are often drained by having to play too much competitive golf in the lead-up to a Ryder Cup match.
Europe have a proud recent history, with seven wins from the last nine...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 6:44 AM
PINEHURST, N.C. -- Ah, yes. This’ll be great fun. And a great test of a great player’s poise.
The U.S. Open has been throwing everything at Martin Kaymer this week at Pinehurst No. 2 and yet the 29-year-old German has been like Neo from...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:02 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — This we know after a breathless day of Tiger tracking that even featured a slightly premature news release that he had arrived on the grounds of Valhalla Golf Club:
Tiger Woods tied his shoes without grimacing. While laughing...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Tiger Woods ruled himself out of contention for a wildcard spot on the U.S. Ryder Cup team due to lingering back problems on Wednesday and has been told by doctors not to play or practice until his condition improves, the former world number one said....
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:35 AM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - United States Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson has not yet ruled an ailing Tiger Woods out of his team to take on defendingn champion Europe in Gleneagles, Scotland from Sept. 26-28.
Though Woods missed the fourth major cut of his...
| 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...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Billy Horschel holds a two-shot lead after two rounds of the U.S. PGA Tour’s Tour Championship, where he is seeking to cap a playoff run with the FedEx Cup title and its $10 million bonus.
Horschel, a 27-year-old American who won last week’...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:07 PM
An event such as the British Open can create heroes among the unheralded.
There is Bryden Macpherson, for example.
The 23-year-old Australian and former University of Georgia player, exempt into this event because he was fourth at the 2013...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:18 PM
The nearly flawless magic of Rory McIlroy somewhat overshadowed an extraordinary Friday of golf at the British Open, on Hoylake's Royal Liverpool links.
McIlroy, the young Northern Irishman with a silky swing and a flair for going low in major...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 9:08 AM
HOYLAKE, England -- British Open leader Rory McIlroy left the door invitingly ajar for a charging pack led by Rickie Fowler and Sergio Garcia before slamming it shut with a dazzling finish to his third round at soggy Hoylake on Saturday.
| Jul 19, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Watching his lead melt away at the British Open, Rory McIlroy might have crumbled.
Instead, he shifted into overdrive.
McIlroy recorded a birdie and two eagles in his final five holes to finish Saturday's third round at 16-under 200, taking a six-...