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Scottish Open: Phil Mickelson absence leaves Rickie Fowler in crossfire

If, and probably when, Phil Mickelson bumps into Rickie Fowler at Gullane on Thursday, he should do the decent thing and take the man for a drink. A large one. Maybe two. Maybe a a whole gallon. In Mickelson’s absence ...

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US PGA major to move from August to May from 2019

Media playback is not supported on this device The US PGA Championship has been moved from August to May as part of a revamp which will see the PGA Tour season end before the start of the NFL campaign. From ...

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'Knox's victory can pull Scotttish golf out of lull'

Russell Knox’s Irish Open win proves “Scottish golf is in a better position than we think”, says European Tour player Duncan Stewart. Knox, 33, holed two 40-foot putts to beat Ryan Fox in a play-off, moving him to eighth in ...

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Prize fund rises for The Open at Carnoustie

The prize fund for this year’s Open Championship has increased by $ 250,000 to a total of $ 10.5m (£7.9m). Payments were made in US dollars rather than sterling for the first time in 2017 after the value of the ...

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Kim breaks LPGA Tour record in Thornberry Creek Classic win

Final leaderboard -31 Kim (Kor); -22 Ciganda (Spa); -20 Nordqvist (Swe), Talley (US), Yang (Kor); -18 Law (Eng) Selected others: -17 Hall (Eng), Ewart Shadoff (Eng); -13 Hull (Eng) South Korea’s Kim Sei-young broke the LPGA Tour’s 72-hole record as ...

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Scotland's Knox edges Fox in Irish Open play-off

Irish Open, fourth round -14 R Knox (Sco), won in play-off, R Fox (Nzl); -13 J Campillo (Spa); -12 J Rahm (Spa), E van Rooyen (SA); -9 Z Lombard (SA), T Olesen (Den), A Sullivan (Eng), D Willett (Eng) Selected ...

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Kim eyes LPGA 72-hole scoring record after equalling 54-hole mark

Thornberry Creek Classic, third round -24 Kim SY (Kor); -16 A Yang (Kor); -15 A Nordqvist (Swe), L Ko (NZ), E Talley (US) Selected others: -14 J Ewart Shadoff (Eng); -13 B Law (Eng); -11 C Matthew (Sco), G Hall ...

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Irish Open: Erik van Rooyen takes a four-shot lead into final day

South Africa’s European Tour rookie Erik van Rooyen fired a flawless 66 to take a four-shot lead after day three of the Irish Open at Ballyliffin. Van Rooyen reached the turn in 29 before parring his way in as his ...

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Irish Open: A round with Rory at sun-kissed Ballyliffin

“Phones on silent,” cries Rory at Ballyliffin. If he wasn’t frustrated enough at seeing a 20-foot birdie putt defy gravity moments earlier after horseshoeing out of the cup, now Rory McIlroy is having to fulfil marshal duties at the Irish ...

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Irish Open: McIlroy seven off pace at Ballyliffin

Irish Open, second round -8 R Fox (NZ), M Pavon (Fra), E Van Rooyen (SA); -7 J Lagergren (Swe); -6 D Willett (Eng), Z Lombard 9 (SA), S Horsfield (Eng ; -5 L Westwood (Eng) Selected others: -3 C Wood ...

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