Ryder Cup

#AskAlan: Recapping the PGA, and will Spieth have a new Ryder Cup partner?

Quite a memorable PGA Championship. Let's cut to the chase…<p><b>"Does Jordan break up with Patrick for future team events and begin playing with JT?</b> …

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Tears, turmoil and turnarounds: 10 pivotal moments in Solheim Cup history

This is the 15th Solheim Cup, an event that began as a low-key affair in the long shadow of the Ryder Cup but has become one of golf's great weeks.<p>In …

Golf

A frustrated Patrick Reed after his first major top-10: "I play to win"

CHARLOTTE – Any mention of consolation prizes Sunday in the 99th PGA Championship left Patrick Reed with dyspepsia rather than helping assuage his searing disappointment.<p>First top-10 in a major? Meh.<p>Handling the pressure of being in the hunt on Sunday? No big deal.<p>Moving closer to locking up a …

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Reed (T-2) gets first top-10 finish in a major

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Patrick Reed nearly stormed to his first major title Sunday at the PGA Championship.<p>The Ryder Cup phenom recorded his first top-10 …

Golf

PGA Championship 2017: Steve Stricker's got a headache brewing with the Presidents Cup and Phil Mickelson

CHARLOTTE — Steve Stricker, the U.S. Presidents Cup captain, has found himself in a bit of a quandary as the finish line for team qualifications appears on the horizon.<p>Phil Mickelson has played for the Yanks in each of the 11 editions of the biennial competition against an International Team …

Golf

Is the Collins Cup the future of triathlon?

<b>On the 18th hole of the final match on Kiawah Island in 1991, Bernhard Langer stood over a six-foot putt knowing to sink it would retain the Ryder</b> …

Triathlons

Captain Furyk already scouting Ryder Cup course

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Jim Furyk studied the current U.S. Ryder Cup team’s point list with what was a surprising amount of interest considering the …

Golf

PGA date change question: When would Ryder Cup start?

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – While the golf world continued to digest Tuesday’s announcement at Quail Hollow that the PGA Championship will be played in May …

Golf

Why We’re Moving the PGA to May

Poet T.S. Eliot once posed the question, “Do [we] dare/Disturb the universe?”<p>Perhaps that is how we felt at the PGA of America over the course of the past four years as we started asking ourselves what date made the most sense for the PGA Championship.<p>Flash back to a board meeting in early 2013. …

Sport (UK)

What's a WGC worth? These guys would all take one

The four WGC events held each year occupy a peculiar spot on the pro golf hierarchy.They’re not majors, nor are they treated as such. But they’re …

Golf

Johnson, Pieters share lead at WGC-Bridgestone

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Thomas Pieters finds golf to be a lot more enjoyable when he's playing from the fairway.<p>Sometimes, that includes another …

Golf

Thomas Pieters World Exclusive

<i>GolfPunk travelled to Antwerp to meet Thomas Pieters in his home town. And we talked about everything from Ryder Cup heroics to the burning questions</i> …

Golf

Former PGA President wants Valhalla to be permanent host for PGA, Ryder Cup

Louisville’s Valhalla Golf Club has a storied history with the PGA Championship and the Ryder Cup, and now one former PGA president wants Valhalla to …

Golf

Here's where all of 2018's major championships will be played

With much of the 2017 golf calendar in our rearview mirror, it's time to look to 2018. Agreed, 2017 was great, with Erin Hills debuting at the U.S. …

Golf

Report: Trump Said The White House Is a Dump

More #FAKENEWS!! from the leftists at . . . <i>Sports Illustrated</i>?During election season, Bedminster morphed into a kind of permanent campaign rally …

Donald Trump

The GOLF Interview: Jimmy Walker on how winning last year's PGA only stoked his competitive fire

Why do we so furiously focus on the majors? Perhaps it's because to be seen as a great player—not just a good one—a pro must win at least one of the …

Golf

Rory McIlroy looking to poach new caddie from Ryder Cup team-mate to replace sacked JP Fitzgerald

Rory McIlroy is weighing up poaching his new caddie from a Ryder Cup team-mate.<p>Northern Ireland ace and world No.4 McIlroy has sacked JP Fitzgerald …

Sport (UK)

Francesco Molinari

Not yet registered?<p>Follow players across all your digital devices<p>Gain access to exclusive video, offers and competitions<p>Player Blog<p>Player Blog: …

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Ryder Cup plan is 'probably a ruse' to build on green belt, claims MP

AN MP says that talk of bringing the Ryder Cup to Bolton is ‘probably a ruse’ by developers who want to build homes on green belt land at Hulton Park …

Manchester

Golfer wins himself a Porsche with spectacular hole-in-one

German golfer Marcel Siem has nailed a brilliant slam dunk hole-in-one at the European Open to walk away with a brand-new Porsche.

Golf

Royal Porthcawl bites back as five share Senior Open lead

Not yet registered?<p>Follow players across all your digital devices<p>Gain access to exclusive video, offers and competitions<p>ROUND 2<p>Royal Porthcawl bites …

Golf

Masterful Garcia to join Westwood at British Masters

Garcia and former World Number One Westwood have been friends since Garcia burst on to the golfing scene as a talented teenager in the late 1990s, …

Golf

Leading woodland charity objects to proposed Ryder Cup golf course

THE proposed Ryder Cup standard golf course in Westhoughton would be 'entirely built on a nationally important historic landscape', according to the …

Manchester

Walton leads the Senior Open Qualifiers heading to Royal Porthcawl

Walton, who claimed the winning point for Europe at The 1995 Ryder Cup, qualified at Southerndown Golf Club with ten other golfers after carding a …

PGA European Tour

Jordan Speith sees lead cut to one at Open

Open leader Jordan Spieth found himself under unexpected early pressure in the final round at Royal Birkdale as his three-shot advantage was cut to …

Golf

Here's Austin Connelly with Jordan Spieth at the 2014 Ryder Cup

The most surprising name on the first page of the leader board this weekend at the Open Championship is Canada's Austin Connelly. The 20-year-old teed off in the second-to-last group on Sunday, sitting just six shots back of Jordan Spieth after a phenomenal round of four-under 66 on Saturday.<p>He's …

Golf

Caddie: 'You're Rory McIlroy!'

Rory McIlroy heaped praise on his caddie JP Fitzgerald for reviving his Open challenge during a difficult first round at Royal Birkdale.

Golf

Rory McIlroy reveals X-rated rocket from caddie might have saved his Open hopes as he roars back from horror start

McIlroy's bagman JP Fitzgerald let rip at the Northern Irish star as he threatened to blow up on the first day of the Open at Birkdale.<p>Rory McIlroy …

Golf

When Trump is finished with politics, look for him to return to golf in a big way

Golf

The Man Behind The Scenes Of NBC's Coverage At The Open, The Most Ambitious Ever For A Golf Major

Year one of NBC’s coverage of The Open yielded the perfect combination of weather, venue and story lines, with the 2016 championship at Royal Troon capped by an epic final-round duel between Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson. So what’s in store for NBC Sports Group in the second year of its 13-year …

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