Birthday boy Bubba Watson wants to shed bad boy image
Birthday boy Bubba Watson wants to shed bad boy image

Double US Masters champion Bubba Watson turned 36 on Wednesday and said he needs to turn over a new leaf after admitting his mother scolds him over his behaviour on and off the course.

'Big Three' get 78th Masters under way in bright sunshine

In front of a huge crowd, the `Big Three` of Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player launched the 78th Masters on Thursday while Adam Scott prepared to begin his title defence later in the day.

Palmer `amazed` but also perplexed by young guns

It has been 50 years since Arnold Palmer won the last of his four Masters titles and he is amazed at what he sees in the modern game.

Strange backs Scott to respond to adversity

Curtis Strange was shocked by Adam Scott`s meltdown at last month`s Arnold Palmer Invitational but the double U.S. Open champion believes the Australian will bounce back at this week`s Masters.

Arnold Palmer expects Tiger Woods to be a force in future majors

Arnold Palmer said on Thursday he expects Tiger Woods to bounce back from his recent surgery for a pinched nerve in his back and once again challenge to win major championships.

Tiger`s chances of catching Nicklaus shrinking, says Palmer

Seven-time major winner Arnold Palmer says the chances of Tiger Woods overtaking Jack Nicklaus as the all-time major title leader are shrinking as his major win drought nears six years.

Tiger Woods withdraws from Arnold Palmer Invitational

Tiger Woods announced on Tuesday he had withdrawn from this week`s Arnold Palmer Invitational with a bad back and was unsure whether he would be ready to play at next month`s Masters.

Tiger Woods – Factfile

A factfile on Tiger Woods, who regained the World No.1 ranking with victory in the Arnold Palmer Invitational Monday:

Palmer taken to hospital during his tournament

Arnold Palmer missed Tiger Woods` comeback victory at his Invitational on Sunday after being taken to hospital due to a blood pressure problem, organisers said.

Fans need more players like Mickelson: Palmer

Some of the game`s younger players need to do more to try to emulate Phil Mickelson when it comes to engaging with the fans, says golfing great Arnold Palmer.

Fans need more players like Mickelson: Palmer

Some of the game`s younger players need to do more to try to emulate Phil Mickelson when it comes to engaging with the fans, says golfing great Arnold Palmer.

Old Course "mystique" here to stay, says Palmer

The relentless march of technology has proved no match for the iconic Old Course at St Andrews, according to Arnold Palmer.

Old Course "mystique" here to stay, says Palmer

The relentless march of technology has proved no match for the iconic Old Course at St Andrews, according to Arnold Palmer.

Palmer and Nicklaus launch Masters, late teeoff for Woods

Golfing greats Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus launched the 74th U.S. Masters on Thursday while Tiger Woods was poised to make his highly anticipated return to competition later in the day.

Palmer and Nicklaus launch Masters, late teeoff for Woods

Golfing greats Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus launched the 74th U.S. Masters on Thursday while Tiger Woods was poised to make his highly anticipated return to competition later in the day.

Nicklaus to join Palmer for first Masters tee shots

Six-times champion Jack Nicklaus said the time was right to join four-times winner Arnold Palmer for the ceremonial first tee shots at this year`s Masters at Augusta National.

Nicklaus to join Palmer for first Masters tee shots

Six-times champion Jack Nicklaus said the time was right to join four-times winner Arnold Palmer for the ceremonial first tee shots at this year`s Masters at Augusta National.

Palmer’s grandson to enjoy true home advantage at Bay Hill

Arnold Palmer’s grandson Sam Saunders will redefine the phrase ‘home advantage’ when he tees off at the Bay Hill course in Florida for his fifth PGA tour event of the season on Thursday.

Palmer’s grandson to enjoy true home advantage at Bay Hill

Arnold Palmer’s grandson Sam Saunders will redefine the phrase ‘home advantage’ when he tees off at the Bay Hill course in Florida for his fifth PGA tour event of the season on Thursday.

Woods can expect `tough` return at Augusta, says Palmer

Four-times US Masters winner Arnold Palmer said Tiger Woods would be in for a tough time on his return to golf at Augusta next month.