British Open

Ryder Cup, European capsules

A capsule look at the European team for the 42nd Ryder Cup matches on Sept. 28-30 at Le Golf National in France. Players listed in order they made the team:<p>FRANCESCO MOLINARI<p>Age: 35.<p>Country: Italy.<p>World ranking: 6.<p>Ryder Cup teams: 2010, 2012.<p>Ryder Cup record: 0-4-2.<p>Ryder Cup partners: Edoardo …

Ryder Cup

Rejuvenated Woods out to improve poor Ryder Cup record

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods has embraced the Ryder Cup unequivocally if perhaps belatedly as he enters the twilight of his career a changed man whose previous tunnel vision has given way to a more expansive view of his role in the sport.<p>Sep 20, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Tiger Woods lines up his putt on …

Ryder Cup

French golf turns to Ryder Cup to shake off elitist tag

PARIS (Reuters) - If there is a single moment identified with French golf it is perhaps that of a hapless Jean Van de Velde standing knee-deep in the water at Carnoustie in 1999, squandering a three-shot lead on the 18th hole and with it the British Open.<p>Pascal Grizot, President of the Ryder Cup …

Ryder Cup

Alex Noren What’s In The Bag?

What clubs will Alex Noren use at the Ryder Cup? We take a look here<p><b>Alex Noren What’s In The Bag?</b><p>Here we take a look at the clubs Alex Noren will use …

Golf

World No.1 Rose to defend Indonesian Masters

(Reuters) - World number one Justin Rose will return to Royale Jakarta Golf Club in December to defend his Indonesian Masters title, the organisers said on Thursday.<p>FILE PHOTO: Golf - England's Justin Rose in action during the final round of the 147th Open Championship - Carnoustie, Britain - July …

Sport (UK)

Italy's Molinari to play British Masters golf

(Reuters) - Italy’s Francesco Molinari joined the field for this year’s British Masters on Wednesday, adding his name to a stellar cast that includes defending champion Paul Dunne, world number one Justin Rose and Matt Fitzpatrick.<p>FILE PHOTO: Italy's Francesco Molinari in action during the final …

Sport (UK)

Iowa State plans vigil for slain student, golfer

Just Now<p>AMES, Iowa- A vigil is planned tonight (Wednesday) at Iowa State University, to honor a student murdered Monday.<p>Twenty-two-year-old Celia …

Iowa

Vokey introduces limited-edition Slate Blue WedgeWorks T Grind

Earlier this summer at The Open Championship, Vokey Tour rep Aaron Dill received a number of requests for one particular wedge grind at Carnoustie …

Carnoustie

Looking back on a thrilling year in the major championships

The women’s majors are over for another year, and a what a fascinating five events it has been ever since the curtain-raiser at the ANA Inspiration …

Women's Golf

O'Meara comes to Sioux Falls off season best

A familiar course led a familiar face to what of late had been an unfamiliar finish.<p>Two-time major winner Mark O’Meara is 61 now. He hasn’t won on …

PGA Tour

Spanish golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena found dead on Iowa course

A man has been charged with murder after Spanish golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena was found dead on a course in Iowa.<p>Barquin, 22, who won the European …

Iowa

Muñoz supporting Spanish golf

Azahara Muñoz has a strong record on home soil. She won her first professional title on her pro debut, in the 2009 Madrid Ladies Masters and counts …

Ladies European Tour

MYA Footy National Championship at Frensham Pond Sailing Club

by Roger Stollery 18 Sep 18:53 BST<p>MYA Footy National Championship at Frensham Pond © Roger Stollery<p><b>John Burgoine became the new national Footy</b> …

Sailing

Does the Web.com Tour have any major tournaments?

The Web.com Tour features some of the best up-and-coming pro golfers in the world, mixed in with players who have made it to the PGA Tour and then …

Web.com Tour

Jordan Spieth What’s In The Bag?

We take a look at the equipment Jordan Spieth is using at the Ryder Cup<p><b>Jordan Spieth What’s In The Bag?</b><p>Here we take a look at the Titleist equipment …

Jordan Spieth

Patrick Reed What’s In The Bag?

Since leaving Callaway at the turn of the year Patrick Reed's equipment set-up has changed drastically. See what he will use at the Ryder Cup<p><b>Patrick</b> …

Patrick Reed

Evian Championship 2018: Amy Olsen Tops Leaderboard After 6-Under Saturday

Amy Olson will carry a two-shot lead into the final round of the 2018 Evian Championship after firing a six-under 65 during Saturday's play at Evian Resort Golf Club in France.<p>Olson, who stood at 14 under following the third round, tallied an eagle and four birdies on a bogey-free scorecard to …

Ladies European Tour

American Olson holds two-shot lead at Evian Championship golf

(Reuters) - American Amy Olson fired a bogey-free six-under-par 65 to take a two-shot advantage after three rounds at the Evian Championship in France on Saturday.<p>The 26-year-old American started the day with a share of halfway lead with three others but finished at 14-under overall.<p>Olson, who …

Ladies European Tour

Georgia Hall to start final round of Evian Championship five behind in quest for back-to-back majors

It was a similar Saturday story for Georgia Hall to last month’s Women’s British Open; the young Englishwoman scrapped her way through an, at times, ugly third round to remain in contention at the Evian Championship.<p>However, unlike Royal Lytham, Hall will need to overhaul a five-shot deficit if she …

Golf

Amy Olson in prime position for first major at Evian Championship

Amy Olson, looking for not only her first major championship but also the first win of her LPGA career, will take two-shot lead into final round of …

Ladies European Tour

Emotional Lexi Thompson misses Evian Championship cut after flubbed chip

The most dramatic moment of Friday’s coverage of the Evian Championship came on the 18th green after Lexi Thompson flubbed a chip shot that barely …

Golf

With help from putting tip, Ryann O’Toole rockets up Evian leaderboard

Ryann O’Toole posted the third-best score in LPGA major championship history at the picturesque Evian Championship. O’Toole’s 8-under 63 included …

Golf

Haitian community basks in Naomi Osaka's U.S. Open championship

Naomi Osaka put together a spectacular performance in defeating Serena Williams in the finals to capture the U.S. Open on Saturday. Osaka gained …

African-American News

Who is Georgia Hall?

By Keith Jackson (SkySports.com)<p><i>After England’s Georgia Hall claimed her maiden major title at the Women’s British Open, we look at her career</i> …

Ladies European Tour

Martin Kaymer splits with longtime caddie Craig Connelly

Martin Kaymer and his longtime caddie, Craig Connelly, have parted ways.<p>The news was first reported by Bunkered Magazine and confirmed by Connelly on …

Golf

Jesse Watters Defends Serena Williams: ‘It’s Like Teeing Up Michael Jordan’ In ‘Game 7, Two Minutes Left’

8:49 PM 09/12/2018<p>Fox News host Jesse Watters came to the defense of tennis superstar Serena Williams, who was penalized for her behavior in the U.S. …

Serena Williams

Women's British Open champion Georgia Hall targets world No 1 spot like Justin Rose

Georgia Hall wants to follow in the footsteps of Justin Rose and become world No 1.<p>Not content with winning the women’s British Open at Royal Lytham …

Sport (UK)

Evian Championship: Georgia Hall wants to rise to No. 1 in the world

Ricoh Women's British Open champion Georgia Hall recently texted her congratulations to Justin Rose on becoming the No. 1 player in the world. She likes to imagine a time in which English players are No. 1 in both the men's and women's games.<p>"I think that would be incredible," said Hall, who …

Ladies European Tour

Woods to play at Bahamas invitational

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods announced he will compete in the invitation-only tournament he will host in the Bahamas later this year.<p>The Hero World Challenge will be played Nov. 29-Dec. 2 at Albany Golf Resort in New Providence, Bahamas.<p>Only 18 players will take part. Rickie Fowler won the event last …

Tiger Woods

Augusta National offers more details on the inaugural Augusta National Women's Amateur

The creation of an elite women’s amateur tournament was the big reveal during Fred Ridley’s first formal press conference as Augusta National chairman in April. Less than seven months ahead of the inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur, some specifics of the new 54-hole event have emerged after …

Golf