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Four-Way Tie After the First Round at the McGladrey Classic

Getty Images Erik Compton fired a 65 on Thursday. ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Erik Compton is happy with where he is in golf, and he’s not referring to his 5-under 65 on Thursday for a share of the lead in the McGladrey Classic. A return to Sea Island provides an occasion to take […]

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Ian Poulter labelled a ‘little girl’ by Ted Bishop, president of PGA of America

In No Limits, Poulter, who had been a long-time friend of Faldo, said the Europe team “lost respect” for the six-time major champion when, during the match at Gleneagles, he referred to Sergio Garcia as being “useless during the 2008 Ryder Cup”. “Used to be athletes who had lesser records or accomplishments in a sport […]

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Ian Poulter says he would ‘love’ to captain Europe’s Ryder Cup team

“There is something fascinating about it that makes its participants fist pump in a way they never do in any other golfing circumstance. It’s such drama, so intense. Look at Seve, Faldo, Monty: it’s amazing to see what happens to people. I really don’t think I’m any different.” Poulter is now defined by the Ryder […]

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Rory McIlroy takes break from golf to concentrate on court case with former management company Horizon

McIlroy has an advantage of more than £2 million in the Race to Dubai, but this announcement means that one of the pursuers, such as Sergio García or Henrik Stenson, could conceivably catch him in the Order of Merit race. McIlroy said last month that he was hopeful that the peace talks – ordered by a […]

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Ian Poulter Says European Players Lost Respect for Nick Faldo After He Called Sergio Garcia ‘Useless’

Getty Images Ian Poulter and Sergio Garcia celebrate Team Europe’s victory at the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles. Tom Watson isn’t the only recent Ryder Cup captain taking heat from his former team this week. According to The Telegraph, Ryder Cup stalwart Ian Poulter lashed out at Nick Faldo, who captained the Euros to a […]

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Joost Luiten cements his status as a Ryder Cup star of the future with crushing win over Pablo Larrazabal

“It’s matchplay, you have to be aggressive and with the soft greens here you can fire at the pins,” Luiten said. “I’m playing the most consistent golf of my career and I suppose that in terms of energy it is good not to have gone down the stretch.” It could prove vital. Standing between Luiten […]

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Jack Nicklaus Defends Tom Watson, Calls Ryder Cup Task Force ‘Overkill’

Getty Images Tom Watson and Jack Nicklaus at the first tee of the 2014 Ryder Cup in Scotland. Jack Nicklaus defended his friend and former rival Tom Watson’s Ryder Cup captaincy and said the PGA of America’s new task force is “overkill,” according to Brian Biggane of the Palm Beach Post. “[The Europeans] just played […]

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Defending Champion Graeme McDowell Loses In World Match Play Championship

Getty Images Mikko Ilonen of Finland defeats Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland 2&1 during the first round matches of the Volvo World Match Play Championship at The London Club. ASH, England (AP) — Defending champion Graeme McDowell‘s comeback fell short, while Henrik Stenson rallied from three holes down with success at the World Match Play […]

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Bermuda: Kaymer auf Siegkurs

US-Open-Sieger Martin Kaymer aus Mettmann liegt beim PGA Grand Slam auf Bermuda nach einem Traumstart auf Siegkurs.Der 29-Jährige spielte am … weiterlesen SPORT1 Golf News

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Tiger Woods Won’t Get Big Appearance Fees From Dubai and Abu Dhabi Anymore, Report Says

Getty Images Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy drink coffee at a publicty event prior to the start of the 2013 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship at Abu Dhabi Golf Club. So much for keeping the faith. Well-heeled Middle Eastern tournament sponsors once promised Tiger Woods everything short of the moon to bring his game and […]

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