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The Open returns to Royal Portrush in 2019 for first time in 68 years

It is believed a contract has been signed guaranteeing Portrush three Opens in the next 30 years. The major renovation is costing several million pounds but a single staging of the world’s oldest major will be worth an estimated £80m to the country. It will be billed as the biggest sporting event ever held in […]

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Englishman Justin Rose empty handed in majors despite fourth-best year of all time

“Definitely the craziest stat of the year is that Rose has shot 14-under in two majors – and lost by a combined total of 10 shots,” Webb Simpson, the 2012 US Open champion, said. For his part, Rose believed that it would be enough, before watching two young men pull off into the distance. “Somebody […]

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It is time for the US players to copy Europe and pick a Ryder Cup captain themselves

Gleneagles was the perfect example. McIlroy, Ian Poulter and a few of the other heavyweights declared that McGinley should be captain and so they derailed the ill-advised campaign for Colin Montgomerie to return. McGinley’s leadership was always going to be a positive one after the team had backed him with such gusto and so, with […]

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Rory McIlroy ranks the glory of winning the FedEx Cup for the first time above the £7.1m payday it would bring

“Anything other than a win here this week would be a disappointment,” McIlroy said. “Although if I came second or third and still ended up winning the whole thing, then that would be cool as well. But I want to win, because I only have to beat 28 other guys. It’s not like a regular […]

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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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Tiger Woods warned not to rush recovery from back surgery after setting return date in just eight weeks time

DeLaet underwent a microdiscectomy – which is typically performed because of a herniated disc and involves a small portion of the bone over the nerve root being removed – in January 2011 and his own website’s statement at the time was similar to that of Woods in its positive tone. “We were optimistic that I’d […]

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Woods will return to Begay’s charity occasion for fourth time in late August

Getty Images Tiger Woods will make his fourth commence in the NB3 Foundation Challenge, the charity occasion hosted by Notah Begay III, his former teammate at Stanford. VERONA, N.Y.  — Tiger Woods is returning once more to play a charity event hosted by Notah Begay III, his former teammate at Stanford. Woods will play in […]

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Donald fails the first time at the Cut

After 118 tournaments, the massive series of the Englishman Luke Donald is torn. The former planet number 1 failed on Saturday at the … Continue valign=’middle’>

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All 12 European Ryder Cup heroes reunited for 1st time considering that Medinah

Getty Images Sergio Garcia, right after a seven-week gap to deal with an eye difficulty, is now attempting to gear himself up for next season with a sturdy displaying at the DP Globe Tour Championship. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — For the 1st time since that memorable week in Chicago, Europe’s Ryder Cup heroes are all […]

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Potter and Siem into leading 100 in globe ranking for first time in their careers

Getty Images Marcel Siem climbed 62 spots in the globe ranking immediately after his victory at the Alstom French Open on Sunday. WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W. Va. — Ted Potter Jr. won the Greenbrier Classic in a tense playoff more than fellow American rookie Troy Kelly on Sunday, and rocketed up the globe rankings on […]

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