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Tiger Woods takes a break from golf ‘until I’m tournament-ready’

Tiger Woods has announced that he will not return to competitive golf until “my game is tournament-ready”, although he indicated that this indefinite leave of absence could amount to as little as two weeks. With rumours swirling around the game that Woods would be out for a protracted spell, the statement released on his website […]

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Golf takes too long and way to speed it up is shot penalties

My key date for 2015 April 12 – Anybody who has watched Rory McIlroy this last six months will find it hard to envisage a final day of the Masters without the Northern irishman in some sort of contention. History will surely beckon. Should McIlroy win a greenjacket at his seventh attempt then he would […]

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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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Bubba Watson takes lead at Memorial Tournament, Adam Scott three shots back

Getty Images Bubba Watson plays a shot on the 13th hole during the third round of the Memorial Tournament. Watson shot 69 to take a one-shot lead. DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Bubba Watson has never been so happy at the Memorial. It helps to be in the lead. Watson ran off three straight birdies on […]

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Zach Johnson takes lead, Woods four back in Sherwood swan song

Associated Press | Published: Thursday, December 05, 2013 | 07:50:25 PM Getty Images Tiger Woods trails by four after an opening-round 71. THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Zach Johnson birdied four of the par 5s and shot a 5-under 67 to take a one-shot lead Thursday over Matt Kuchar in the World Challenge. Only five […]

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At PGA’s Grand Slam of Golf, A lot of the Show Takes place Off the Golf Course

Getty Photos 2013 main winners and very good pals Adam Scott and Justin Rose appreciate the fruits of their labor at the PGA Grand Slam of Golf in Bermuda. A persistent wind and rain kept all but the most golf-bent Bermudians away from a soggy Port Royal Golf Course on Wednesday, as Adam Scott defeated […]

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Henrik Stenson wins Deutsche Bank, takes over prime spot in FedExCup

Getty Pictures Henrik Stenson won the Deutsche Bank Championship with a closing 66 to guarantee his 1st trip to the Tour Championship and a clear shot at the $ ten million FedExCup prize. NORTON, Mass. – The final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship had anything for everybody on Labor Day – mostly a trophy, finally, for Henrik Stenson. […]

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US Open 2013: Phil Mickelson jets in to Merion and takes off with sublime 67

There had been fears that the grand old lady of American golf would not be in a position to stand up to the big boys. Merion is clearly up to the job, in spite of becoming saturated and measuring just 6,996 yards and as a result getting the initial sub-7,000 main course in nine years. […]

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Johnson takes manage on 36-hole day at Hyundai Tourney of Champions

KAPALUA, Hawaii — The PGA Tour season ultimately got below way on Monday, and Dustin Johnson wasted no time taking control in the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. Johnson had not played the Plantation Course at Kapalua given that Thursday. When he got started, he hardly missed a shot. Johnson had seven putts at eagle over 36 […]

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Poulter takes early lead at Players Championship, Laird ties him late

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — The TPC Sawgrass would seem to be the last golf course where a player can relax. That could explain why Ian Poulter and Martin Laird had been atop the leaderboard Thursday in The Players Championship at 7-beneath 65, even if their mood was for completely diverse motives. Poulter finally moved in […]

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