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World No 1 Jordan Spieth faces fine for slow play at Abu Dhabi Championship following Rory McIlroy ‘masterclass’

Basically players will be subjected to sustained monitoring as soon as their group is deemed out of position. Any player who then exceeds the time permitted to play a shot – 50 seconds if first to play and 40 seconds thereafter – will be issued with a “monitoring penalty”. Two monitoring penalties will result in […]

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Ian Poulter dashes from Florida home to Hong Kong Open to ensure he is eligible to play in 2016 Ryder Cup

Ian Poulter has made an emergency dash from his Florida home to the Hong Kong Open to ensure that he is eligible to play in the Ryder Cup next year – and he has an American to thank. Poulter was forced into the sudden 19-hour trip after discovering that he had fallen out of the […]

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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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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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Jason Day, Victor Dubuisson advance to Match Play finals

Getty Images From 64 to 2: Jason Day or Victor Dubuisson will be the 2014 Match Play champion. MARANA, Ariz. (AP) — Jason Day of Australian and Victor Dubuisson of France reached the 18-hole final of the Match Play Championship on Sunday. Day, a semifinalist last year, led from the start in a 3-and-2 victory […]

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McDowell, Dufner need big rallies to escape first round at Match Play

MARANA, Ariz. — Graeme McDowell rarely felt as hopeless in match play as he did Wednesday at Dove Mountain. Overpowered and outplayed for much of the first round, he was 3 down with three holes to play as he watched the majestic flight of Gary Woodland’s tee shot cover the flag on the 16th hole. […]

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Half of the opening round matches at the Match Play will be USA vs. Europe

Getty Images Fashion plates Ian Poulter and Rickie Fowler will square off in Wednesday’s first round in one of the most, uh, colorful matches of the tournament. Rory McIlroy played his worst golf in the Match Play Championship the year he reached the final. Henrik Stenson was on the verge of losing in the first […]

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McDowell, Dufner need big rallies to escape first round at Match Play

MARANA, Ariz. — Graeme McDowell rarely felt as hopeless in match play as he did Wednesday at Dove Mountain. Overpowered and outplayed for much of the first round, he was 3 down with three holes to play as he watched the majestic flight of Gary Woodland’s tee shot cover the flag on the 16th hole. […]

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Tour Confidential: Bubba’s Return, Olympic Golf and a Tiger-less Match Play

Getty Images Bubba Watson shot 64-64 on the weekend at Riviera to capture the Northern Trust Open title, his first since the 2012 Masters. Every Sunday night, Golf.com conducts an e-mail roundtable with writers from Sports Illustrated and Golf Magazine. Check in every week for the unfiltered opinions of our writers and editors and join […]

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Steve Stricker might sit out Accenture Match Play to be with ill brother

Getty Images Steve Stricker, who won the 2001 Accenture Match Play and made the quarterfinals last year, is likely to stay home this year as his brother awaits a liver transplant. LOS ANGELES – Steve Stricker is likely to miss the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship next week because his older brother is awaiting a liver […]

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