Golf

  • Nick Faldo
    3 days, 9 hours, 55 minutes ago

    Torrance hits out at ‘a***hole’ Faldo

    Sam Torrance has criticised Nick Faldo for labelling Sergio Garcia “useless” on the eve of September’s Ryder Cup.

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  • 4 days, 11 hours, 23 minutes ago

    Golfers think Rory McIlroy should have won SPOTY

    Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton pipped the favourite to take the BBC award.

  • 5 days, 8 hours, 59 minutes ago

    Westwood ends season with victory in Thailand

    Lee Westwood hit an impressive final-round 67 to win the Thailand Golf Championship by one shot today.

  • Greg Chalmers with the Australian PGA trophy in 2011
    5 days, 9 hours, 17 minutes ago

    Chalmers holds nerve to win Australian PGA play-off

    Greg Chalmers won the Australian PGA Championship for the second time after holding firm in a gruelling play-off.

  • 6 days, 11 hours, 33 minutes ago

    Local favourite Scott shares lead in Australia

    Adam Scott, Scott Strange and Wade Ormsby lead the Australian PGA Championship on 10-under par going into tomorrow's final day.

  • 7 days, 4 hours, 24 minutes ago

    Montgomerie tips McIlroy for clean sweep

    "I’d put money on that; he’s that dominant, and that good.”

  • 8 days, 5 hours, 43 minutes ago

    McIlroy 'bigger than his sponsors'

    Rory McIlroy’s stellar form this year has seen his online popularity surpass three of the biggest global brands who sponsor him, a study has shown.

  • 8 days, 9 hours, 46 minutes ago

    McGinley to lead Irish golfers in Rio

    The Olympic Council of Ireland announced the Team Ireland leaders for the Rio Olympic Games 2016 this morning and Paul McGinley is the Team Leader for the golfers.

  • 10 days, 10 hours, 54 minutes ago

    McIlroy wins Golf Writers Trophy

    World number one Rory McIlroy has won the Golf Writers Trophy for the second time in three years following a stunning season that saw him claim two major championships and play a leading role in Europe’s Ryder Cup victory.

  • 12 days, 6 hours, 4 minutes ago

    Harrington wins first title in four years

    Ireland’s Pádraig Harrington has claimed a two-shot win at the Indonesia Open.

  • 14 days, 13 hours, 41 minutes ago

    Tiger in last place after 'one of those days'

    Former world number one Tiger Woods lamented an "awful" short game after carding an opening five-over-par 77 on his much-anticipated comeback at the Hero World Challenge on Thursday.

  • 19 days, 7 hours, 54 minutes ago

    McIlroy finishes on two over in Australia

    Jordan Spieth smashed the course record in Sydney to claim the Australian Open, while Rory McIlroy finished on two over.

  • 20 days, 11 hours, 40 minutes ago

    McIlroy meltdown sinks title retention hopes

    Rory McIlroy’s hopes of retaining his Australian Open title look to have sunk without trace after a woeful third round left him well adrift of the leading pack.

  • 22 days, 18 hours, 53 minutes ago

    McIlroy one off the lead in Sydney

    Rory McIlroy got the defence of his Australian Open title underway with a two-under-par 69 that leaves him just one shot off the clubhouse lead.

  • 26 days, 7 hours, 42 minutes ago

    McIlroy has to settle for second as Stenson defends title

    Sweden’s Henrik Stenson successfully defended a title for the first time in his career after a thrilling finish to the DP World Tour Championship on Sunday.

  • McIlroy in Dubai
    27 days, 9 hours, 39 minutes ago

    McIlroy catches Stenson in Dubai

    The top two players in the Race to Dubai were fittingly poised to do battle for the DP World Tour Championship title in Dubai.

  • 27 days, 11 hours, 35 minutes ago

    McIlroy hoping to cut Stenson lead in Dubai

    World number one Rory McIlroy was unable to find the fast start he was looking for in the early stages of round three of the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai today.

  • 28 days, 8 hours, 50 minutes ago

    Shane Lowry nails a hole-in-one

    Shane Lowry has hit a spectacular hole-in-one at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.

  • 28 days, 11 hours, 48 minutes ago

    Cabrera-Bello makes flying start in Dubai

    Spain’s Rafael Cabrera-Bello managed something even Rory McIlroy was unable to do as he surged into contention for the season-ending DP World Tour Championship on Friday.

  • 31 days, 10 hours ago

    McIlroy looking for big finish in Dubai

    World number one Rory McIlroy wants to turn his enforced absence from the European Tour to his advantage with victory in the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.

  • 34 days, 8 hours, 47 minutes ago

    Poulter fights to hold onto lead

    England’s Ian Poulter had a real fight on his hands to claim a first European Tour victory in two years in the weather-affected Turkish Airlines Open.

  • 35 days, 11 hours, 52 minutes ago

    Early bird Poulter leads in Turkey

    Ian Poulter continued his brilliant form at the Montgomerie Maxx Royal after making an early start to the second round of the Turkish Airlines Open on Friday.

  • Bubba Watson
    40 days, 10 hours, 27 minutes ago

    Watson claims Shanghai title

    Bubba Watson defeated Tim Clark on the first hole of a play-off to win the WGC-HSBC Champions on Sunday after an extraordinary finish to the €6.8m event in Shanghai.

  • 41 days, 7 hours, 12 minutes ago

    McDowell relishing Shanghai challenge

    "I’ll take this position any week that you offer it to me, a one-shot lead going into the last round on a golf course that I enjoy."

  • Graeme McDowell
    41 days, 12 hours, 32 minutes ago

    Bubba's bungle boosts McDowell

    Graeme McDowell maintained his grip on the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai today – with a little help from Masters champion Bubba Watson.

  • 42 days, 14 hours, 42 minutes ago

    McDowell sets the pace in Shanghai

    Graeme McDowell continued to set the pace on the second day of the WGC-HSBC Champions event in Shanghai on Friday.

  • 47 days, 9 hours, 4 minutes ago

    Siem claims victory in China play-off

    Germany’s Marcel Siem claimed his fourth European Tour title in dramatic fashion after a three-man play-off for the BMW Masters in Shanghai on Sunday.

  • 48 days, 9 hours, 17 minutes ago

    Westwood fades as Garcia challenges

    Sergio Garcia is just one shot off the lead heading into the final round of the CIMB Classic in Malaysia, but Ryder Cup team-mate Lee Westwood fell well off the pace on Saturday.

  • 49 days, 9 hours, 27 minutes ago

    Westwood in contention after spectacular hole-in-one

    “It’s not often you see them go in from 226 yds!”

  • 50 days, 13 hours, 43 minutes ago

    Levy sets clubhouse target in China

    France's Alexander Levy made the ideal start to his bid for a third victory of the season - and second in China - in the BMW Masters today.

  • 51 days, 8 hours, 1 minute ago

    Rory rivals hoping court case can dethrone Irish star

    Rory McIlroy will be an interested spectator as the first event of the European Tour's Final Series gets under way in China on Thursday.

  • 54 days, 10 hours, 2 minutes ago

    MacKenzie sinks 'boring' hole-in-one

    Will MacKenzie hit a hole-in-one and four birdies on Saturday as he took a share of the lead at the McGladrey Classic in Georgia.

  • Ted Bishop (right) with the Wanamaker Trophy
    55 days, 11 hours, 15 minutes ago

    PGA president sacked for 'gender-based' tweet about Poulter

    Ted Bishop has been sacked as PGA of America president after making "insensitive gender-based statements" about Ian Poulter.

  • 59 days, 14 hours, 44 minutes ago

    McIlroy to take break from golf to fight legal case worth millions

    World number one Rory McIlroy faces a break from the sport as a Dublin courtroom is poised to take centre stage rather than a golf course early next year.

  • 60 days, 23 hours, 34 minutes ago

    Pace too much for Clyburn

    Home favourite Lee-Anne Pace birdied the second extra hole to beat England’s Holly Clyburn in a play-off for the Cell C South African Women’s Open on Sunday.

  • Mikko Ilonen
    61 days, 4 hours, 6 minutes ago

    Ilonen claims historic World Match Play Championship win

    Mikko Ilonen became the first Finnish player to win the Volvo World Match Play Championship on Sunday after a hard-fought victory over top seed Henrik Stenson at The London Club.

  • 63 days, 14 hours, 15 minutes ago

    Lowry loses out to Dubuisson at World Match Play

    Ryder Cup star Victor Dubuisson was the only player certain of a place in the quarter-finals of the Volvo World Match Play Championship ahead of Friday's final group matches at The London Club.

  • 64 days, 4 hours, 31 minutes ago

    McDowell suffers rare defeat

    Defending champion Graeme McDowell suffered just his third ever defeat in the Volvo World Match Play Championship against an inspired Mikko Ilonen on Thursday.

  • 66 days, 10 hours, 59 minutes ago

    Fergie: I got more out of speaking to Ryder Cup team than they did

    Alex Ferguson has spoken of his delight at being involved with Europe's victorious Ryder Cup campaign.

  • Martin Laird playing in California yesterday.
    67 days, 13 hours, 39 minutes ago

    Bae wins in California

    Bae Sang-moon won his second PGA Tour event as he claimed a two-shot victory at the Frys.com Open in California.