4 hrs ago
Horschel's surge too late for Ryder Cup pick
HE'S already been criticised for not including Chris Kirk in his three wildcard selections for Gleneagles. Now watch out for Tom Watson receiving an ear-bashing for Billy Horschel not being on his Ryder Cup team, either.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Teenager Hyo-Joo Kim wins Evian Championship
Going up against a seven-time major winner more than twice her age, it was teenager Hyo-Joo Kim who showed the calm nerves of a veteran. Kim came from a shot back on the last hole to beat Australian great Karrie Webb by one shot on Sunday and win the Evian Championship, becoming the third youngest major winner at 19 years and 2 months.
England's Casey wins KLM Open in...
England's Paul Casey won the KLM Open title at Zandvoort on Sunday, carding a final round of 66 to haul in Frenchman Romain Wattel. It was a 13th European Tour title for the Ryder Cup player.
Andy Sullivan hits hole-in-one at KLM Open... and his prize is a trip into space
Andy Sullivan will be over the moon after his hole-in-one at the KLM Open landed him a trip into space. The Englishman achieved the feat on the 163-yard 15th hole on Sunday, and the stroke rocketed him into contention on -12 in Holland.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Wattel powers three clear
Wattel, mentioned as a potential future Ryder Cup player by European captain Paul McGinley last week, carded seven birdies and one bogey in a third round of 64 to finish 14 under par at Kennemer Golf Club. Scotland's Richie Ramsay, who won a year's supply of beer for a hole-in-one on Friday, is his nearest challenger on 11 under after a 65, with England's Paul Casey another shot back after equalling the day-old course record with a 62. Wattel has been earmarked as a potential star since winning on the Challenge Tour as a 19-year-old amateur in 2010, but told European Tour Radio: "I'm not really affected to be honest.
Wattel closing in on first European Tour title
France's Romain Wattel will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the KLM Open on Sunday as he seeks his first European Tour title. Wattel, mentioned as a potential future Ryder Cup player by European captain Paul McGinley last week, carded seven birdies and one bogey in a third round of 64 to finish 14 under par at Kennemer Golf Club.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Paul McGinley names his wild cards during a press conference at Wentworth
McGinley selected Stephen Gallacher, Ian Poulter and Westwood for the biennial contest against the United States from September 26-28, with Donald missing out despite his superb record in team golf.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The FedEx Cup moves into the second play-off event on Friday as the PGA Tour makes its annual Labor Day visit to New England for the Deutsche Bank Championship at TPC Boston.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Sports shorts: Woods leaves swing coach
Woods said on his website Monday he will no longer work with Foley, the Canadian whom he hired when his game was at its low point following the upheaval with his marriage.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Garcia, Rose among 4 to skip 2nd FedEx event
When the PGA Tour scheduled all four FedEx Cup playoff events in a row without an off-week, it was inevitable some name players might decide to take a tournament off along the way.
Furyk, Day lead at The Barclays as McIlroy slumps to five back after three rounds
American golf ace Jim Furyk and Australia's Jason Day together lead with nine under after three rounds at the Barclays, the first of the PGA Tour's four FedEx Cup play-off events.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Nation+world: Bo Van Pelt tops Barclays; Rory McIlroy finally falters
Rory McIlroy took a week to celebrate his blockbuster summer and paid for it in The Barclays with his worst start in two months.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Miami Herald
Van Pelt tops crowded Barclays leaderboard
Paramus, NJ - Bo Van Pelt fired a 6-under 65 on Thursday and grabbed a 1-stroke lead after the opening round of The Barclays.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Van Cynical Mailbag: Does the U.S. have a chance in Ryder Cup...
It is mid-August and here comes the weird part: If you're not in the FedEx Cup series, your PGA Tour season is done.
The Daily Record
Euan McLean: Italian job can net Marc Warren a Ryder Cup slot.. just...
EUAN reckons Warren, who won the Made in Denmark event at the weekend, has hit form just at the right time to give himself a chance of snatching a Ryder Cup wild card slot.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Golf Tidbits: Wyndham had the pressure of Q School
The Qualifying Tournament for the PGA Tour created great drama through the years, but that is gone now.