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Golf: Bubba Watson takes WGC Match-Play crown, denies Justin Thomas No.1 rank

Golf: Bubba Watson takes WGC Match-Play crown, denies Justin Thomas No.1 rank

The 39-year-old American joined Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson and Ernie Els as the only players with multiple major and WGC wins.

Mar 26, 2018, 08:42 AM IST
Three-putts derail Anirban Lahiri at Genesis Open, Bubba Watson ends title drought

Three-putts derail Anirban Lahiri at Genesis Open, Bubba Watson ends title drought

A series of three-putts came in the way of a strong final round for India's Anirban Lahiri, who slipped to tied 26th on the final day of the Genesis Open golf tournament.

Feb 19, 2018, 20:52 PM IST
Intense and focused Anirban Lahiri moves to Tied-13th after Genesis Open Round 3

Intense and focused Anirban Lahiri moves to Tied-13th after Genesis Open Round 3

Anirban Lahiri turned in a superb four-under 67 in the third round to rise to Tied-13th ahead of the fourth and final round at the Genesis Open. 

Feb 18, 2018, 20:30 PM IST
Bubba Watson sinks an eagle and five birdies for one-shot lead at Genesis Open

Bubba Watson sinks an eagle and five birdies for one-shot lead at Genesis Open

Watson's 10-under-par total of 203 put him one stroke in front of Southern California native Patrick Cantlay, who rolled in a 55-foot birdie putt at the 18th to cap a 69 for 204

Feb 18, 2018, 11:51 AM IST
Energised by wins Bubba Watson, Sergio Garcia hunting Thai title

Energised by wins Bubba Watson, Sergio Garcia hunting Thai title

Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson and Spanish star Sergio Garcia, both fresh from exhilarating recent wins, are hungry for victory at Thursday`s $1 million Thailand Golf Championship.

Dec 09, 2015, 18:00 PM IST
Bubba Watson crowned Hero World Challenge champion, Anirban Lahiri last

Bubba Watson crowned Hero World Challenge champion, Anirban Lahiri last

The 37-year-old American captured the 18-man event hosted by Tiger Woods with a 72-hole total of 25-under 263.

Dec 07, 2015, 08:42 AM IST
Bubba Watson grabs Challenge lead with Casey on his heels

Bubba Watson grabs Challenge lead with Casey on his heels

Watson made seven birdies and an eagle to storm into the lead after starting the day one back.

Dec 06, 2015, 13:27 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri slips to tied 15th on Day 3 of Hero World Challenge

Anirban Lahiri slips to tied 15th on Day 3 of Hero World Challenge

After taking pars in the first three holes, Lahiri hit a bogey in the fourth hole that was par 4.

Dec 06, 2015, 12:02 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri's 3-foot miss proves costly for Internationals, US win

Anirban Lahiri's 3-foot miss proves costly for Internationals, US win

Anirban Lahiri's miss on a three-foot putt on the 18th proved costly in the Presidents Cup.

Oct 11, 2015, 14:14 PM IST
Bubba Watson inspired by Jason Day aggression, but not at East Lake

Bubba Watson inspired by Jason Day aggression, but not at East Lake

Two-times Masters winner Bubba Watson says he has learned a valuable lesson from Jason Day about aggression.

Sep 23, 2015, 10:02 AM IST
Jason Day, Bae Sang-Moon share Barclays lead

Jason Day, Bae Sang-Moon share Barclays lead

PGA Champion Jason Day and Bae Sang-Moon jumped on the birdie bandwagon on Saturday, both firing seven-under-par 63 to share the 54-hole lead at the Barclays.

Aug 30, 2015, 10:31 AM IST
Bubba Watson sizzles at Barclays, Jordan Spieth struggles

Bubba Watson sizzles at Barclays, Jordan Spieth struggles

Bubba Watson charged into a tie for the early first-round lead at The Barclays on Thursday while newly crowned world number one Jordan Spieth struggled to his worst score of the year in relation to

Aug 28, 2015, 11:51 AM IST
Whistling Straits loss was springboard for Bubba Watson

Whistling Straits loss was springboard for Bubba Watson

Bubba Watson has come a long way since a playoff loss to Martin Kaymer in the 2010 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits.

Aug 12, 2015, 03:01 AM IST
Steady final round finish by Anirban Lahiri at World Golf Championship

Steady final round finish by Anirban Lahiri at World Golf Championship

 Anirban Lahiri continued his fine revival over the weekend and finished tied 53rd at the World Golf Championships Bridgestone Invitational, where he fought off back spasm in the opening round.

Aug 10, 2015, 15:27 PM IST
Jordan Spieth`s rise as smooth as his swing

Jordan Spieth`s rise as smooth as his swing

Jordan Spieth`s rise from obscurity to global stardom at the age of 22 has been as seamless as it has been meteoric.

Aug 09, 2015, 08:56 AM IST
Jim Furyk grabs four-shot lead at WGC-Bridgestone

Jim Furyk grabs four-shot lead at WGC-Bridgestone

Former US Open champion Jim Furyk fired a second consecutive four-under-par 66 to open up a four-shot lead after the second round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational on Friday.

Aug 08, 2015, 09:23 AM IST
Jason Day wins Canadian Open in Sunday shoot-out

Jason Day wins Canadian Open in Sunday shoot-out

Jason Day birdied the final three holes en route to a four-under 68 to capture the Canadian Open, holding off David Hearn and Bubba Watson in a final-round shoot-out on Sunday.

Jul 27, 2015, 08:23 AM IST
David Hearn eyes history at Canadian Open

David Hearn eyes history at Canadian Open

David Hearn will try to become the first home-grown golfer in 61 years to win the Canadian Open when he takes a two-stroke lead over Bubba Watson and Jason Day into Sunday`s final round.

Jul 26, 2015, 08:22 AM IST
British Open likely to flourish even if Rory McIlroy sits it out

British Open likely to flourish even if Rory McIlroy sits it out

The ankle ligament injury sustained by world number one Rory McIlroy may have golf fretting about his participation at the British Open but there is little doubt the sport is bigger than one player - no matter how talented.

Jul 07, 2015, 20:48 PM IST
Bubba Watson to paint over Confederate flag on ''Dukes of Hazzard'' car

Bubba Watson to paint over Confederate flag on ''Dukes of Hazzard'' car

Golfer Bubba Watson says he will paint a U.S. flag over the contentious Confederate battle banner on his "General Lee" Dodge Charger from the hit 1980s TV show "The Dukes of Hazzard".

Jul 04, 2015, 11:20 AM IST