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Rory McIlroy breathes a little life into his challenge for WGC Cadillac Championship

The Blue Monster had Rory McIlroy just where it wanted him, but at least the world No 1 did not go down without a fight. With three birdies and an eagle in his last six holes, McIlroy breathed a little life into his challenge for the WGC Cadillac Championship. It was an untidy, erratic day at […]

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Jordan Spieth Steals the Show at Tiger Woods’ Hero World Challenge

WINDERMERE, Fla. — Jordan Spieth obliterated the competition at the unofficial, 18-player Hero World Challenge at Isleworth, extending his lead to as many as 12 strokes before signing for a final-round 66 to win by 10 over Henrik Stenson (69). It was the Texan Spieth’s second consecutive win, coming one week after he won the […]

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European Tour: 4 Things We Learned at the Nedbank Golf Challenge

England’s Danny Willett overtook his countrymen Luke Donald and Ross Fisher to win the Nedbank Golf Challenge in Sun City, South Africa by four shots. Willett began the final day one behind former World Number 1 Luke Donald, but he quickly found himself out in front as he birdied three of his first five holes, […]

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Luke Donald Dodges Baboon En Route To 63 and Second-Round Lead at Nedbank Golf Challenge

Getty Images Luke Donald of England plays into the 18th green during the second round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at the Gary Player Country Club on December 5, 2014 in Sun City, South Africa. SUN CITY, South Africa (AP) — A charging baboon nearly ran into Luke Donald on Friday at the Nedbank Golf […]

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Tiger Woods recovers from first-round nightmare at Hero World Challenge

Despite taking seven fewer shots l than he did in his opening round, the former world No 1 did not feel that his play was markedly better on Friday. “It wasn’t a whole lot different,” he told Sky Sports 4. “I maybe hit two less worse shots than I did yesterday, but it really wasn’t […]

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Tiger Woods Has New Nike Clubs In Play at the Hero World Challenge

Tiger Woods will have almost entirely new equipment when he returns to competition this week for the first time since missing the cut at the PGA Championship in August. Woods missed over three months in the middle of the 2013-14 season, including the Masters and the U.S. Open, after undergoing a microdiscectomy in late March. […]

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The Masters 2014: Phil Mickelson recovers fitness and form in time for Augusta challenge

The left-hander, who has won three green jackets in the past decade, pulled out of the Texas Open last Saturday after 10 holes of the third round, citing pains in his right side. Yet here he was, having played practice rounds at Augusta on Tuesday and Wednesday lying just two shots off the early pace. […]

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Patrick Reed leads Humana Challenge by two after second straight 63

LA QUINTA, Calif. – Before Patrick Reed earned his PGA Tour card in December 2012, he successfully Monday-qualified for six events and made 12 starts that year.  That experience, with wife Justine at his side as his caddie, has come in handy in the first two rounds of the Humana Challenge.  “For sure,” Reed said. “It’s […]

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Thomas Bjorn wins Nedbank Golf Challenge with two back-nine eagles

Getty Images Thomas Bjorn won the Nedbank Golf Challenge on Sunday, and received his trophy from tournament host Gary Player. SUN CITY, South Africa – Thomas Bjorn had two eagles in his last nine holes, one brilliant and one a bit lucky, to finish with a 7-under 65 and win the Nedbank Golf Challenge on […]

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Tiger Woods leads World Challenge by two shots after third round

Getty Images Tiger Woods kept his two-shot lead in the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge on Saturday after two birdies in his last three holes helped him salvage an even-par 72. THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Tiger Woods birdied two of his last three holes Saturday to salvage an even-par 72 at windy Sherwood Country Club, keeping his […]

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