| 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 24, 2014
| 6:59 AM
The intense pressure of the Ryder Cup might not seem like an ideal situation to change equipment, but apparently that won't stop Rory McIlroy.
Through early practice sessions this week, the world's No. 1 player has been swinging a different model of...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:29 PM
The captains of the U.S. and European teams announced Thursday their initial pairings for the 2014 Ryder Cup.
The fourball sessions Friday morning will begin with Bubba Watson and Webb Simpson facing Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson.
The second match...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 9:25 PM
— It is turning out to be the relationship that gives engagements a bad name. First, golf star Rory McIlroy calls off the wedding with tennis star Caroline Wozniacki and wins the British Open and the PGA.
Then, Wozniacki starts a run of success...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:53 AM
The world golf rankings look a little different this week -- no Rory McIlroy in the Top 10 -- and there are more changes to come.
An injured Tiger Woods is expected to surrender his grip on No. 1 in the next few weeks with the likes of Adam Scott and...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 5:50 PM
You know the sound a golf gallery makes when a five-foot birdie putt lips out?
That's the groan that also accompanied the news that a rehabbing Tiger Woods would miss the Masters for the first time since 1994. That year, Jose Maria...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:07 AM
After a stormy beginning to the week, with more than an inch of rain falling on Augusta National Golf Club, players got back on the course for Tuesday-morning practice beneath high clouds and sun.
"I know we're going to have good weather," Hunter...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:01 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — The slow and awkward decay of the powerful aura of Tiger Woods continued here Tuesday on a rain-soaked golfing cathedral that smelled like a damp towel.
For the first time in 20 years, Woods will not be here for the Masters, a...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 5:04 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — The echoes amid the pines at Augusta National provided evidence Wednesday that the excitement of the 78th Masters was kicking up. The annual par-three tournament produced its usual crowd-pleasing theatrics — from the aces...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 3:29 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Bill Haas is playing his fifth Masters, but he knows Augusta National almost as well as most members.
Great-uncle Bob Goalby won the 1968 Masters and often tells Bill: “You’re a better player than the scores you shoot.”...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:54 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. — By the time Bubba Watson tapped in for a textbook par on the final hole of his opening round at the Masters, he had that familiar feeling.
Watson felt both a surge of energy and a sense of ease at Augusta National, a satisfaction in...