Saturday 19

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Lowry holds nerve to secure Abu Dhabi glory

19th January 2019, 14:08

Shane Lowry carded a birdie at the 72nd hole to fight back from three shots behind and win the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship by a shot.


Mickelson holds halfway lead

19th January 2019, 10:38

Phil Mickelson shot a four-under 68 on day two of the Desert Classic in California to retain top spot on the leaderboard.


Aggressive play the key for Lowry

18th January 2019, 17:21

Shane Lowry says he will not be changing his tactics in order to protect his three-shot lead at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.


Mickelson produces career-best at Desert Classic

18th January 2019, 11:50

Phil Mickelson shot a career-best round of 60 to move three shots clear at the Desert Classic on 12-under after the opening day.


Lowry's Abu Dhabi lead trimmed to one

17th January 2019, 15:48

Shane Lowry leads the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship by one shot after bouncing back from a poor start to his second round to card 70.


Koepka content with first round in Abu Dhabi

16th January 2019, 17:17

Brooks Koepka was pleased to come through the first round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship with a round of 67.


Lowry enjoys record-equalling day in Abu Dhabi.

16th January 2019, 16:35

Shane Lowry has made a flying start at the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship as he equalled the course record score of 62 on Wednesday.


Westwood wants Ryder Cup captaincy

15th January 2019, 16:48

Lee Westwood has revealed a desire to captain Europe at the Ryder Cup in 2022 after playing a part in the 2020 edition of the event.


Farmers calling for McIlroy

15th January 2019, 15:11

Rory McIlroy has added the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines to his schedule and will make his tournament debut next week.


Hawaii success for US favourite Kuchar

14th January 2019, 19:16

Matt Kuchar couldn't help but express his delight after landing his second title of the 2018-19 season at the Sony Open in Hawaii.


Rising Euro star Wallace sets sights on big events

14th January 2019, 14:05

Matt Wallace has no fears of suffering a "second season syndrome" as he aims to contend at high-profile European Tour venues.


Open chance lured Love to Singapore

13th January 2019, 16:34

David Love III claims the "big reason" he is playing in the Singapore Open is to try and qualify for this summer's Open Championship.


Kuchar refusing to rest on his laurels

13th January 2019, 11:07

Matt Kuchar believes he still needs to go and shoot a low round at the Sony Open despite opening up a two-shot lead on Saturday.


Hull celebrates Abu Dhabi success

12th January 2019, 17:15

Charley Hull has made the perfect start to 2019 after securing a one-shot triumph in the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open on Saturday.


Saudi Arabia trip has Koepka buzzing

12th January 2019, 13:23

Brooks Koepka is looking forward to playing in the inaugural Saudi International at Royal Greens Golf and Country Club.


Kuch fires 63 to take Waialae lead

12th January 2019, 08:44

Matt Kuchar says he is excited about the challenge that awaits over the weekend after taking the halfway lead at the Sony Open.


Hull holds Abu Dhabi advantage

11th January 2019, 18:11

England's Charley Hull holds a one-shot lead heading into the final round of the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open on Saturday.


Spieth continues to struggle

11th January 2019, 12:14

Three-time major winner Jordan Spieth struggled in Hawaii on the opening day of the Sony Open in Honolulu.


Ryder Cup hopes over for Lawrie

10th January 2019, 15:25

Scotland's Paul Lawrie believes his hopes of captaining the European Ryder Cup team have now come to an end.


Scott saying no to WGC events

10th January 2019, 14:38

Adam Scott admits he might not take part in any of this year's WGC events because they "don't fall in the right weeks" for him.


Spieth ready for Hawaii test

10th January 2019, 01:13

Jordan Spieth is keeping his expectations low heading into the Sony Open in Hawaii but admits the course suits his game.


Spieth reveals plan to get back to best

9th January 2019, 17:59

Jordan Spieth knows he needs to work on most areas of his game in a bid to improve this year after a disappointing 2018.


Harrington has 'no doubt' over McIlroy

9th January 2019, 16:40

Europe's new captain Padraig Harrington fully expects to have Rory McIlroy in next year's Ryder Cup team at Whistling Straits.


Garcia hails Harrington's experience

8th January 2019, 17:19

Padraig Harrington's experience makes him the ideal captain for Europe's 2020 Ryder Cup clash in the US, according to Sergio Garcia.


Harrington takes it to 'different level' with Ryder Cup captaincy

8th January 2019, 15:14

Padraig Harrington will captain Europe's Ryder Cup team in 2020 and feels it on a "different level" to anything else he has done.


Hawaii miss not a failure - McIlroy

7th January 2019, 13:21

Rory McIlroy says he is remaining upbeat about his performance despite failing to win the Sentry Tournament of Champions.


Schauffele refusing to rest on his laurels

7th January 2019, 13:08

Xander Schauffele says he is still behind the best players in the game despite his marvelous Sentry Tournament of Champions victory.


Driver can inspire Hawaii win - Leishman

6th January 2019, 12:07

Marc Leishman says his driver can be the difference on Sunday as he chases down Sentry Tournament of Champions leader Gary Woodland.


Aggressive play won't stop - Woodland

6th January 2019, 09:30

Sentry Tournament of Champions leader Gary Woodland says he will continue to play aggressive in Sunday's final round.


Woodland ready to attack over the weekend

5th January 2019, 09:58

Gary Woodland says a more aggressive mindset has been the key to his fine opening two days at the Sentry Tournament of Champions.


McIlroy lifts lid on 2019 schedule shake-up

4th January 2019, 17:31

Rory McIlroy says he decided to change his schedule for 2019 due to being keen on travelling less and experiencing new challenges.


Tway moves into early Hawaii lead

4th January 2019, 08:43

Kevin Tway was happy with his performance on day one of the Sentry Tournament of Champions as he opened up an early one-shot lead.


Thomas opens up on new PGA calendar

3rd January 2019, 16:53

Justin Thomas says there will be different tests this year due to the changes made to the PGA Tour schedule.


wrist injury sidelines Harrington

3rd January 2019, 15:10

Padraig Harrington has revealed he will be out of action until February after breaking a bone in his wrist.


Johnson admits liking for Hawaiian track

3rd January 2019, 14:18

Dustin Johnson says he "likes the course" ahead of this week's Tournament of Champions while Brooks Koepka aims to build on last year.


Change of clubs for Casey

2nd January 2019, 18:56

Paul Casey looks set to follow Justin Rose by switching to Honma irons in 2019.


McIlroy defends decision to move away from 'stepping stone' European Tour

2nd January 2019, 13:35

Rory McIlroy has described the European Tour as a "stepping stone" and looks set to play the majority of his golf in the USA.


Open chief surprised by Portrush demand

1st January 2019, 17:22

The organisers of the Open say they have been surprised by the demand for tickets ahead of this year's tournament at Portrush.


Lawrie wins won't come easy - Montgomerie

1st January 2019, 12:04

Colin Montgomerie believes Paul Lawrie will find it tough to pick up victories on the Senior Tour.


Fleetwood - Golf moving in right direction

31st December 2018, 19:33

Tommy Fleetwood believes golf is moving in the right direction but feels it still needs to be more accessible to the masses.


LaCava explains Woods commitment

31st December 2018, 14:42

Joe LaCava has claimed he was never going to caddie for anyone else while Tiger Woods was working his way back from injury.


Watson hails return of Tiger to top

30th December 2018, 17:43

Tom Watson believes Tiger Woods' return to form will help 'attract young people to the game'.


Nicklaus praises fit and firing Woods

30th December 2018, 13:58

Jack Nicklaus feels Tiger Woods' injury problems have helped him develop and improve both technically and in mentality.


Garcia targets further major glory

29th December 2018, 20:06

Sergio Garcia has revealed one of his main targets for 2019 is to win another major championship.


Hawaii opening for McIlroy's shot at the majors

29th December 2018, 13:33

Rory McIlroy will look to make a statement for 2019 when he makes his debut in next week's Sentry Tournament of Champions.