Australia`s Jason Day grabs world number one ranking

Australia`s Jason Day grabs world number one ranking

Jason Day claimed his seventh USPGA Tour victory on Sunday to take over the world number one ranking, becoming the third player in as many weeks to capture golf`s coveted top spot.

BMW Championship: Unstoppable Jason Day stretches lead to six

BMW Championship: Unstoppable Jason Day stretches lead to six

Jason Day continued his march to try and claim the world number one ranking, stretching his lead to six shots after the third round of the BMW Championship on Saturday.

Jim Furyk`s Tour Championship status up in the air

Jim Furyk`s Tour Championship status up in the air

Former US Open champ Jim Furyk, who withdrew from the BMW Championship after six holes, has been diagnosed with a bone contusion on his left wrist, the Golf Channel reported late Friday.

BMW Championship: Surging Jason Day leads by five strokes

BMW Championship: Surging Jason Day leads by five strokes

Jason Day rolled in a 43-foot eagle putt at the 18th hole on Friday to equal the lowest 36-hole total in PGA Tour history and seize a five-shot lead in the BMW Championship.

Jim Furyk withdraws from BMW Championship with wrist injury

Jim Furyk withdraws from BMW Championship with wrist injury

Two years after shooting a magical 59 in the BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club, Jim Furyk was forced to pull out of the tournament at the same venue on Thursday because of a wrist injury.

BMW Championship: Jason Day on fire in quest for number one

BMW Championship: Jason Day on fire in quest for number one

It took a weather delay to slow surging Jason Day Thursday at the BMW Championship, where the Australian`s fireworks left even Jordan Spieth`s hole-in-one in the shade.

''Big Three'' set for BMW Championship battle

''Big Three'' set for BMW Championship battle

With the `Big Three` of Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Jason Day dominating golf at the top level, the latest chapter in their battle for supremacy will unfold at this week`s BMW Championship.

Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth keep 'to-and-fro' going in battle for No. 1

Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth keep 'to-and-fro' going in battle for No. 1

The back-and-forth between Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth at the top of the world rankings shows no sign of slowing down with a further change possible after this week`s BMW Championship in Lake Forest, Illinois.

Low flyer Chris Kirk getting used to PGA Tour spotlight

Low flyer Chris Kirk getting used to PGA Tour spotlight

FedExCup points leader Chris Kirk has, for the most part, been happy to fly under the radar during his four full seasons on the PGA Tour but says he has relished being in the spotlight the past three weeks.

$10 million takes precedence over labour day for Billy Horschel

$10 million takes precedence over labour day for Billy Horschel

In-form American Billy Horschel has a great deal on his mind at this week`s Tour Championship, where a staggering playoff bonus of $10 million is up for grabs while he also prepares for the arrival of his first child.

Makeshift caddie change no problem for Jason Day at East Lake

Makeshift caddie change no problem for Jason Day at East Lake

Six days after Jason Day pulled out of the BMW Championship with a back complaint, his caddie was forced to withdraw from the opening round of the elite Tour Championship on Thursday because of a back issue.

Chris Kirk stays in control of FedExCup with opening 66

Chris Kirk stays in control of FedExCup with opening 66

FedExCup points leader Chris Kirk maintained control of the season-long race for playoff honours as he surged into a share of the lead in Thursday`s opening round of the elite Tour Championship.

''Worn down'' Jim Furyk stays consistent during golf's busy run

''Worn down'' Jim Furyk stays consistent during golf's busy run

Playing consistently good tournament golf has allowed "worn down" Jim Furyk to cut back on his practice time in a bid to conserve mental energy during the most hectic stretch of the 2013-14 PGA Tour season.

Billy Horschel holds on for PGA redemption

Billy Horschel holds on for PGA redemption

American Billy Horschel held off late charges Sunday from Sergio Garcia and Bubba Watson to capture the BMW Championship and claim a strong chance to win the US PGA playoffs.

Billy Horschel charges three ahead at BMW Championship

Billy Horschel charges three ahead at BMW Championship

Billy Horschel, seeking a second PGA Tour win, fired a sizzling 63 to surge three shots clear after a wildly fluctuating third round of multiple lead changes at the BMW Championship on Saturday.

Rory McIlroy out of contention at BMW Championship with tournament's worst round of 72

Rory McIlroy out of contention at BMW Championship with tournament's worst round of 72

Northern Irish golf ace Rory McIlroy carded a 72, the worst round of the tournament, on the third day to fall out of contention at the BMW Championship in Denver.

Phil Mickelson withdraws from BMW Championship

Phil Mickelson withdraws from BMW Championship

 Phil Mickelson`s PGA Tour season came to an abrupt halt Saturday when the five-time major winner pulled out of the BMW Championship before the beginning of the third round.

Phil Mickelson withdraws from BMW tourney to rest for Ryder Cup

Phil Mickelson withdraws from BMW tourney to rest for Ryder Cup

Phil Mickelson withdrew from the BMW Championship before the start of the third round at Cherry Hills Country Club on Saturday, saying he wanted to rest for this month`s Ryder Cup.

Sergio Garcia grabs one shot lead at BMW Championship

Sergio Garcia grabs one shot lead at BMW Championship

Sergio Garcia, who had a string of three consecutive runner-up finishes earlier this year, is in position to try and post his first victory on the USPGA Tour in two years.

Rory McIlroy shares lead at weather-hit BMW Championship

Rory McIlroy shares lead at weather-hit BMW Championship

World number one Rory McIlroy grabbed a three-way share of the clubhouse lead at the BMW Championship on Thursday before the opening round was suspended due to inclement weather.