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Rory McIlroy will go again in bid to finish season as world No 1 after falling short at US PGA

That means McIlroy will miss next week’s first event of the FedEx Cup play-off series, the Barclays Championship in New Jersey, but will return for the following week’s Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston and then play the last two events. McIlroy’s aim will be to scoop the $ 10 million (£6.38 million) bonus which goes to the […]

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Henrik Stenson selected European golfer of year after historic finish

Getty Images Henrik Stenson, selected the European golfer of the year, is the first player from Sweden to win the award. LONDON – Henrik Stenson has been selected European golfer of the year after winning the European Tour’s Race to Dubai money title and the PGA Tour’s FedExCup.  The 37-year-old Stenson, who succeeded Rory McIlroy, […]

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Phil Mickelson hopes to finish year with strong show at HSBC Champions

Getty Images Phil Mickelson is playing the HSBC Champions with a chance to go to No. 2 in the world with a victory. SHANGHAI – Phil Mickelson was hard at work Wednesday morning on the practice range at Sheshan International, and not just on his golf swing. He was trying to learn a Chinese phrase, […]

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Continental Europe wins Seve Trophy to ultimately finish 13-year victory drought

Getty Pictures Continental Europe captured the Seve Trophy on Sunday for the initial time considering that the event’s inaugural staging in 2000. SAINT-NOM-LA-BRETECHE, France – Continental Europe ended a 13-year drought in the Seve Trophy by defeating Britain and Ireland 15-13 on Sunday.  Francesco Molinari beat Chris Wood 3 and 2 in the final singles […]

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World’s top rated two golfers Rory McIlroy and Luke Donald set up finish of season shoot-out in Dubai

The Englishman looked so confident on the greens he could barely conceive of being unsuccessful from below 50 feet. “All I’m attempting to do at the moment is uncover a way to hit the ball onto the green,” he said. “Because I really feel I can make the putt from anywhere.” Donald is the finest […]

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Lawrie looks to finish 2012 as his best year ever, not his last likelihood to win

Getty Photos Paul Lawrie will turn 44 on New Year’s Day, but following his return to the Ryder Cup immediately after a 13-year gap and writing an autobiography, he hopes there are numerous much more chapters to create. By PA Sport Series: European Tour DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Paul Lawrie has the chance this week […]

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Blixt requirements sturdy finish at Disney Planet to earn 1st berth in Masters

Getty Photos Jonas Blixt almost certainly wants a best-3 finish on Sunday to seal a spot at Augusta National. LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — This has already been the very best year of Jonas Blixt’s golfing life, but if he can just climb five areas on the PGA Tour money list this week, he will […]

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McIlroy focused on game as he preps for sprint to finish of European season

Getty Pictures Rory McIlroy is playing the BMW Masters in hopes of solidifying his hold on the European Tour money lead. SHANGHAI — With 4 of the world’s top rated five and 11 of Europe’s Ryder Cup heroes in action, there is no shortage of star good quality on show in the European Tour’s BMW Masters […]

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Relaxed week at Harbour Town will have gut-wrenching finish on Sunday

Hunter Martin/Getty Pictures Colt Knost will attempt to earn his first PGA Tour win on Sunday. HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — Somebody will be riding an adrenaline tsunami come late Sunday afternoon, when the RBC Heritage comes down to the final holes. Their stomachs will be churning about that annoying tree in the crook of […]

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Rose and Gillis share Honda lead, Woods makes cut right after strong finish

Getty Pictures Tiger Woods produced far more putts Friday than he did Thursday at the Honda Classic, but he nonetheless had to scramble to card a 68. PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Justin Rose keeps preaching that par is a excellent score at PGA National. Thanks to a string of birdies Friday, he carved out […]

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