| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Rory McIlroy surrendered the lead at the Scottish Open with his latest second-round meltdown on Friday, leaving three little-known players tied for first place on a day when brutal winds played havoc with the field at Aberdeen.
Kristoffer Broberg of...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Olympia Fields members joke about having not only the world's largest locker room, but also the world's largest heating and air-conditioning bill.
The scale of the club is remarkable. At its grandest, more than 1,000 members traversed four 18-hole...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:20 AM
HOYLAKE, England -- Tiger Woods' back operation in March robbed the former world No. 1 of a quarter of the golf season, but at least it has given him a fresh outlook on his career.
The 14-time major champion will be making his second competitive...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:35 PM
The first day of the 143rd British Open at Royal Liverpool on Thursday brought a leaderboard of mostly marquee names, with one of the biggest, Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, standing atop alone.
The 25-year-old McIlroy, already a two-time major...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Justin Rose set up a chance to capture back-to-back titles by shooting a five-under-par 66 in the Scottish Open at Royal Aberdeen on Saturday to move into a share of the lead with Marc Warren after three rounds.
Rose and Warren, who had a 67, are at...
| 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
| 12:30 PM
Rickie Fowler had seven birdies in 12 holes during the third round of the British Open on Saturday to pull into a tie atop the leaderboard with wire-to-wire leader Rory McIlroy before a disastrous finish left the American where he began the day, six shots...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:39 PM
ERIN, Wis. — There's no countdown clock at Erin Hills, which will host the 2017 U.S. Open.
Suffice it to say that would not be in keeping with the feel and flavor of a golf club where so much natural beauty abounds.
Players don't ride golf carts...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 5:59 PM
British Open week began here Monday with casual practice rounds and casual chatter. As is only fair, last year's champion, Phil Mickelson, got to chatter the most.
He said he was not discouraged about playing poorly ever since he won that title at...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Imagine drifting off to sleep at the Cheval Blanc Randheli resort in the Maldivesi, to the sound of waves lapping, or slipping off to slumberland at the Aman Canal Grande Venice hotel in Italy, surrounded by centuries-old treasures.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Former British Open champion Tony Jacklin took a leaf out of Muhammad Ali's book on Wednesday by declaring that Tiger Woods could be ready to shock the golfing world at this week's British Open.
Many pundits have written off the 38-year-old American's...