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Tiger Woods is a '50-50 chance' of playing in Masters, says good friend

As speculation mounts over whether a shockingly out-of-sorts Tiger Woods will be able to compete at next month's Masters, his good friend Notah Begay III rates his chances of taking part in the...

26 Mar 2015 - 11:41pm
Every time a coconut for Matt at Bay Hill

American Matt Every won his second consecutive Arnold Palmer Invitational title when he sank a 15-foot birdie putt at the final hole to beat Henrik Stenson by one stroke in Florida on Sunday.

23 Mar 2015 - 11:21am
Every time a coconut for Matt at Bay Hill

Rory McIlroy was in the gym and in a rare moment, he felt out of his element.

Consider his company.

19 Mar 2015 - 11:05am
Every time a coconut for Matt at Bay Hill

Masters champion Bubba Watson could join elite company with a successful title defence at Augusta National next month but said world number one golfer Rory McIlroy would face more pressure at the...

18 Mar 2015 - 12:51am
Every time a coconut for Matt at Bay Hill

Jordan Spieth sank a dramatic 28-foot birdie putt on the third play-off hole on Sunday to win the US$5.9 million Valspar Championship and capture his second career US PGA Tour title.

16 Mar 2015 - 10:25am
Dustin Johnson refuses to explain his absence after winning return

American Dustin Johnson’s break from the game appears to have served him well – after six months out of the sport he returned last month and on Sunday won the elite WGC-Cadillac Championship at...

9 Mar 2015 - 6:17pm

World number one Rory McIlroy’s frustration spectacularly boiled over on Friday as he hurled his three-iron into the water after plunking a shot into a pond at Doral.

7 Mar 2015 - 1:26pm


Former PGA Championship winner Davis Love III will captain the United States in the 2016 Ryder Cup match against holders Europe at Hazeltine in Minnesota, the PGA of America said on Tuesday.

25 Feb 2015 - 10:47am

James Hahn’s first US PGA Tour win has been so long in the making, he’s not surprised no one seemed to see it coming.

23 Feb 2015 - 10:36am

New Zealand’s Lydia Ko made her second start as world No 1 women’s golfer a winning one, shooting a final-round two-under 71 for a two-stroke victory over South Korea’s Amy Yang in the Australian...

22 Feb 2015 - 10:26pm

Jack Nicklaus isn't ruling out Tiger Woods breaking his record of 18 major championships, provided he rediscovers his game.

Nicklaus said on the Golf Channel that Woods would have to do...

21 Feb 2015 - 9:29pm

An emotional Brandt Snedeker ended a 17-month title drought when he carded a closing five-under-par 67 to win the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am by three strokes on Sunday.

16 Feb 2015 - 11:36am

Australian Andrew Dodt fired another brilliant five-under-par 67 to claim the European Tour's inaugural Thailand Classic on Sunday by one shot from home favourite Thongchai Jaidee and overnight...

15 Feb 2015 - 10:14pm

Tiger Woods said Wednesday his game is “not acceptable” to compete in tournaments and he will return when he thinks it is.

12 Feb 2015 - 10:59am

The BBC called in 2009 looking for insight on the shocking, sordid details about the private life of Tiger Woods and how this would affect his pursuit of golf's most meaningful record.

10 Feb 2015 - 10:41pm

The Royal and Ancient Golf Club announced its first seven female members, including Swedish great Annika Sorenstam and Britain's Princess Anne.

11 Feb 2015 - 12:15am

Two feet away from chipping into the water, Jason Day turned a good break into a big win Sunday in the Farmers Insurance Open when he won a four-man playoff with a par on the second extra hole at...

9 Feb 2015 - 10:50pm

Billy Casper, one of the most prolific winners on the PGA Tour who was overshadowed at the height of his career by the "Big Three" of Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player, died of a heart...

8 Feb 2015 - 10:46pm

Indian Anirban Lahiri secured his breakthrough European Tour title by overhauling Austrian Bernd Wiesberger in a dramatic final round of the Malaysian Open yesterday.

8 Feb 2015 - 10:42pm

Tiger Woods limped out of the US PGA Tour event at Torrey Pines after 11 holes on Thursday as back trouble left him well off the pace set by Nicholas Thompson.

6 Feb 2015 - 11:41am

As the two highest ranked players in the field, England's Justin Rose and Australian Jason Day are leading the charge on the American stranglehold of the PGA Tour's Farmers Insurance Open at...

4 Feb 2015 - 11:32pm

No one can recall these kinds of odds for Tiger Woods at any tournament, certainly not one at Torrey Pines. He is at 50-1, which prompted a question that was more shocking than the odds

16 Feb 2015 - 9:58pm

World number one Rory McIlroy was spared a protracted legal battle ahead of the US Masters in April after settling a case with his former management company on Wednesday in a deal understood to be...

4 Feb 2015 - 11:12pm

Fresh off his first tournament win of the year, Rory McIlroy will switch his focus from the course to a courtroom on Tuesday for the start of his multi-million dollar case against his former...

3 Feb 2015 - 11:13am

Brooks Koepka has lost track of the miles flown, the oceans crossed and the stamps in his passport as he toiled in remote corners of the golfing world for more than two years to prepare himself...

2 Feb 2015 - 10:07am

World No 1 Rory McIlroy produced a masterclass on how to protect a lead as he won his second Dubai Desert Classic title on Sunday, matching the lowest winning score in the history of the...

1 Feb 2015 - 11:34pm

With a notable double prize not only within reach, but practically in her grip, New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko had to settle for half of the spoils - though it represented a significant piece of...

1 Feb 2015 - 11:36pm

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