| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:11 AM
HOYLAKE England (Reuters) - Former world number one Tiger Woods has been drawn to play alongside twice major winner Angel Cabrera of Argentina and second-ranked Swede Henrik Stenson in the first round of the British Open on Thursday.
The trio will tee-...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 7:13 AM
— Former World No. 1 Tiger Woods has been drawn to play alongside twice major winner Angel Cabrera of Argentina and second-ranked Swede Henrik Stenson in the first round of the British Open on Thursday.
The trio will tee off at 9:04 a.m. local time...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Rory McIlroy’s father won 100,000 pounds ($170,000) when his son captured the British Open for his third major golf title Sunday.
Gerry McIlroy placed a 200-pound bet at 500-1 odds in 2004 on his son, then 15, winning the golf tournament within 10...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 10:33 AM
A day after vowing that his golf game was "only going to get better," Tiger Woods has hit a bump in his comeback trail.
Dropping three strokes in the first two holes, Woods stood at par through 16 holes in the second round of the British Open on Friday....
| Jul 7, 2014
| 1:27 PM
(Reuters) - Eliminating mistakes and keeping a bad run of holes off his card will be top of Rory McIlroy's agenda when the world number eight takes part in this week's Scottish Open at Royal Aberdeen.
After winning the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 5:48 PM
(Reuters) - Justin Rose emerged last man standing to win the $6.5 million Quicken Loans National at the first extra hole in a playoff at Congressional Country Club in Maryland on Sunday.
Britain's Rose sank a 15-foot bogey putt at the final regulation...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:13 PM
CROMWELL — There is an old line about how there are two Olympics. The one you see on NBC and the one that's actually happening.
That thought crossed my mind in the past 48 hours of the Travelers Championship as one golf name kept popping up and...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:49 PM
CROMWELL —Twenty-one years ago Friday, Lee Janzen channeled his inner Tom Watson and feathered a 30-foot chip to history on the 16th hole at Baltusrol. Twenty-one years ago Friday, Janzen's drive on 17 hit a tree branch, bounced back on the...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 10:36 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - Ryder Cup mainstays Lee Westwood and Graeme McDowell may be on the outside looking in on Europe's team at the moment but vice-captain Sam Torrance has no doubt that both will be in the side come September.
The top nine in the points...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 9:10 AM
It was almost two years ago that Rory McIlroy sent shock waves through Ireland by saying he felt more British than Irish and might just represent Britain when golf makes its Olympic debut at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games.
Now, it seems, he has changed...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:55 AM
As Rory McIlroy gets set to play in the Irish Open this week, an important element of his golf game is clearly lacking.
On Tuesday morning, the golfer from Northern Ireland tweeted about a less-than-favorable experience with United Airlines...
| May 22, 2014
| 10:38 AM
I think Rory McIlroy did the right thing.
Could his timing have been better? Sure. Could his timing have been worse? Yep.
The 25-year-old pro golfer announced Wednesday that he called off his wedding to 23-year-old tennis star Caroline Wozniacki...