Ryder Cup

In-form Tyrrell Hatton to make Jonathan Bell his permanent caddie as he eyes Ryder Cup place in 2018

Tyrrell Hatton is set to appoint best friend Jonathan Bell as his caddie on a permanent basis as he fixes his sights on a boyhood dream double in the final four weeks of this season.<p>The 26-year-old initially asked Bell - a fellow pro who he has known since they were seven years old - to fill in …

Sport (UK)

Host Sergio Garcia takes 54-hole lead at Andalucia Valderrama Masters

Sergio Garcia is on course to close the gap on Tommy Fleetwood at the top of the European money list. The Masters champion leads the $2.4 million …


Garcia awarded Tour honour

Sergio Garcia has joined an elite list of golfing greats after being awarded Honorary Life Membership of the European Tour.


Sergio Garcia edges ahead of Daniel Brooks at Valderrama

By Keith Jackson<p>Last Updated: 21/10/17 6:07pm<p>Sergio Garcia will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Andalucia Valderrama Masters as …


13 other great golf mementos that deserve their place in history

The 2017 Open Championship is one we’ll never forget for many reasons, but the image that will undoubtedly stand the test of time is that of Jordan Spieth hitting a 3-iron from the range, next to a Titleist truck, over a huge mound, without really knowing the yardage, all after a 20-minute delay. …


WATCH: 1997 Ryder Cup memories

Jose Maria Olazabal is thrilled to be back at Valderrama this week, a course which holds special memories of Europe's thrilling Ryder Cup victory in …


Quiet, please! A small but vocal part of the U.S. crowd at team events has become too nasty

During the Saturday-morning foursomes matches at the Presidents Cup last month, my boss, Matt Kuchar, and his partner Dustin Johnson faced Adam Scott …


Baker backed by Ryder Cup greats ahead of Senior Tour debut - Senior Tour

Victorious Ryder Cup Captains Sam Torrance and Ian Woosnam have spoken of their excitement for Peter Baker ahead of the Midlander’s European Senior …


Video Roundup: Stymies Versus Backstopping

From GEOFF SHACKELFORD.COM<p>In this week's <b>Golfweek</b> digital and now posted online, <b>Brentley Romine</b> and I debate the men's pro golf backstopping practice.<p>On <b>Twitter</b>, I've gotten a very frequent reply that goes like this: <i>you want the stymie back but you are offended when players leave a ball down</i> (in a …


John Feinstein pens The First Major book 2016 Ryder Cup

Morning Drive<p>Feinstein pens 'The First Major' on 2016 Ryder Cup<p>John Feinstein talks about his book, 'The First Major,' which provides an inside look …


‘Tiger Woods specials’ offer range of prop bets for Big Cat’s impending comeback

Wanna bet that the world’s 1,164th-ranked golfer makes the cut in his first tournament since February, works his way back into the world’s top 50, or hooks back up with Steve Williams or Butch Harmon? Then these specials are for you.<p>Tiger Woods is clearly on the mend and presumably on his way back …


Will Tiger Woods win in 2018? Will he play in the Ryder Cup? The Tiger prop bet market starts to crank up again

Tiger Woods' latest comeback to competitive golf seems imminent following a flurry of shared swing videos and confirmation from his agent that he's been cleared "to resume full golf activity with no restrictions." But while we're still speculating on when and where exactly the 14-time major champ …

Sport (UK)

Furyk: US have it all to prove at Ryder Cup

2017-10-18 07:51<p>Jim Furyk (Getty Images)<p>Paris - American <b>Ryder Cup</b> captain <b>Jim Furyk</b> has called on his team to go into next year's clash against Thomas …


Captain Furyk: 'We have 25 years of scars to overcome'

PARIS – American golf is on a terrific roll, coming off a dominating performance in the Presidents Cup. Some wanted to identify the young U.S. side …


Sport24.co.za | Woods welcome on Ryder Cup team - Furyk

Tiger Woods would be "welcome" on the 2018 American Ryder Cup team, whether as a player or a vice-captain, said skipper Jim Furyk.


Rival Ryder Cup captains smash golf balls off the Eiffel Tower

The 2018 Ryder Cup is a year away, and being that it’ll be contested in France, what better way to celebrate than to pump golf balls off the Eiffel Tower?<p>Seriously though, this is like this kind of thing every golfer dreams off. Like when we all watch that Will Smith zombie movie and secretly admit …


Sport24.co.za | Furyk hoping US can end '25 years of scars'

United States Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk has admitted his team will have "25 years of scars to overcome" when try to win the Ryder Cup on European …

Sport (South Africa)

Furyk to invite Americans to see Ryder Cup course in France

Le Golf National outside Paris, the host course of the Ryder Cup next year, has been part of the European Tour schedule since 1991 and last year was …


Neiman Marcus Christmas Catalog: Ultimate Fantasy Holiday Gifts for 2017

Neiman Marcus has released its amazing Christmas Book known worldwide for its over-the-top gifts appealing to the world’s wealthiest consumers and those of us who can only wish for the very best.<p>I grew up collecting the catalog every year while dreaming about one day being able to afford the most …


Tiger Woods would be welcome in Team USA at Ryder Cup, says Jim Furyk

First the Ryder Cup captains hit balls off the Eiffel Tower and then Thomas Bjorn and Jim Furyk spoke of the scale of the challenge facing their respective teams. And for the Americans, this plainly means not getting too high and mighty, regardless of the skyscraping declarations made recently by …


WATCH: Golf on the Eiffel Tower!

The Eiffel Tower was switched from a tourist hotspot to a driving range on Tuesday to allow Thomas Bjorn and Jim Furyk to recreate Ryder Cup history …


No, really, the All-Star Game can be a worthwhile, fun experience for fans and players alike

What should the NHL do with the All-Star Game?<p><b>Greg Wyshynski:</b> The All-Star Game has become one of those events derided by everyone who isn't onsite …


Older golfers can compete with the young guns

Even though younger golfers have dominated recently, the team wouldn't be surprised to see some wins by players on the older side.


Alternate Shot Which Ryder Cup Captain More Pressure

Golf Central<p>Alternate Shot: Which Ryder Cup captain has more pressure?<p>Matt Adams and Geoff Shackelford debate topics around the Ryder Cup and whether …


One year out, Captain Furyk already on the job in Paris

GUYANCOURT, France – Jim Furyk will hit a handful of golf shots on Tuesday, which normally wouldn’t make headlines. But these shots will be …


Stuart Broad, Gordon Strachan and Johnny Herbert confirmed for

News<p>European Senior Masters Pro Am<p><b>Words:</b> GolfPunk<p>With the inaugural Farmfoods European Senior Masters at the Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country …

PGA European Tour

Hatton success pleases Bjorn

European Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn has heaped praise on Tyrrell Hatton after the Englishman continued his winning form on Sunday.


Another tour pro puts his buddy on the bag, Bradley motivated again and heartbreak in the Sonoma Valley

<b>I Think…</b><p>It’s more of a trend than a coincidence that three top-20 players, all in their 20s, parted ways with their caddies this year and put one of their BFFs on the bag. Rory McIlroy was the first, trading out J.P. Fitzgerald for childhood mate Harry Diamond at the WGC-Bridgestone in August, …


France hopes Ryder Cup will help break sport's elitist image

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (Reuters) - France is hoping to break golf's elitist image in the country when it host the Ryder Cup next year, the president of the organizing committee said on Monday.<p>The biennal competition between Europe and the United States will take place in France for the …


After Further Review: Ryder Cup in Perez's future?

<i>Each week, GolfChannel.com takes a look back at the week in golf. Here's what's weighing on our writers' minds.</i><i>On Pat Perez's latest win and goal of</i> …