Dustin Johnson

Dustin Johnson takes early lead at Players Championship golf

Dustin Johnson takes early lead at Players Championship golf

Johnson notched six birdies at TPC Sawgrass to join fellow American Webb Simpson and Swede Alex Noren as clubhouse leaders on six-under-par 66.

May 11, 2018, 12:15 PM IST
Dustin Johnson suffers second defeat to bow out of WGC-Dell Match Play

Dustin Johnson suffers second defeat to bow out of WGC-Dell Match Play

Spaniard Jon Rahm, the beaten finalist last year, is another player making an early exit after failing to win for the second day in a row but Rory McIlroy bounced back from an opening loss to beat Jhonattan Vegas of Venezuela 2&1.

Mar 23, 2018, 09:59 AM IST
Shock first-round defeats for Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy in WGC-Dell Match Play

Shock first-round defeats for Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy in WGC-Dell Match Play

Austrian Bernd Wiesberger, seeded 52nd at the tournament, beat defending champion and top seed Johnson 3&1, while Peter Uihlein (57th) beat McIlroy (sixth) 2&1 at Austin Country Club.

Mar 22, 2018, 09:39 AM IST
Shubhankar Sharma, Anirban Lahiri drop places in world golf rankings

Shubhankar Sharma, Anirban Lahiri drop places in world golf rankings

India's ace golfers Shubhankar Sharma and Anirban Lahiri dropped places to be 69th and 83rd respectively in the World Golf Rankings released on Monday.

Mar 19, 2018, 21:56 PM IST
 Dustin Johnson leads World Golf Ranking

Dustin Johnson leads World Golf Ranking

US golfer Dustin Johnson continues to lead the World Golf Ranking released on Monday with 11.69 points while Spain's Jon Rahm stood fifth.

Nov 06, 2017, 16:19 PM IST

Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth favourites as British Open golf tourney begins

World number one Johnson is among the later starters in a group including Northern Ireland`s McIlroy, the world number four, who is seeking to lift the Claret Jug for a second time. Spieth, third in the rankings and twice a major winner, will tee off alongside Swedish defending champion Stenson.

Jul 20, 2017, 11:33 AM IST
Farmers Insurance Open: Tiger Woods knocked out on PGA tour comeback

Farmers Insurance Open: Tiger Woods knocked out on PGA tour comeback

Woods again struggled to generate any momentum, carding a level-par 72 which left him four-over after 36 holes.

Jan 28, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
Rory McIlroy withdraws from Abu Dhabi Championship due to rib injury

Rory McIlroy withdraws from Abu Dhabi Championship due to rib injury

The Abu Dhabi event, includes three 2016 major winners - Danny Willett, Dustin Johnson and Henrik Stenson and Rickie Fowler.

Jan 17, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
US sweeps Europe to seize command of Ryder Cup

US sweeps Europe to seize command of Ryder Cup

US Open winner Dustin Johnson and Olympic bronze medalist Matt Kuchar won five of the first eight holes.

Sep 30, 2016, 23:32 PM IST
Zika threat: List of golfers not going to 2016 Rio Olympics

Zika threat: List of golfers not going to 2016 Rio Olympics

A final-list of participants will be announced on Monday, based on the Official World Golf Ranking for men, Women's World Golf Rankings for women.

Jul 10, 2016, 00:24 AM IST
Anirban Lahiri back in action on PGA Tour at Byron Nelson golf

Anirban Lahiri back in action on PGA Tour at Byron Nelson golf

Lahiri has hit the ball, got his irons working, but has been found wanting in the putting, where he has missed a lot of small putts and that was seen even in Wells Fargo.

May 19, 2016, 15:00 PM IST
Golfer Rory Mcllory down with food poisoning

Golfer Rory Mcllory down with food poisoning

McIlroy is the only two-time winner of the Race to Dubai, having claimed titles in 2012 and 2014.

Nov 04, 2015, 23:27 PM IST
Jordan Spieth a prototype, Tiger Woods going wrong way: Paul Azinger

Jordan Spieth a prototype, Tiger Woods going wrong way: Paul Azinger

Jordan Spieth is "the prototype" of the modern-day golfer while Dustin Johnson, "the most immensely talented guy out there who hasn`t won a major", needs to take his game to a higher mental level, according to Paul Azinger.

Aug 19, 2015, 23:54 PM IST
Scott Piercy pounces at PGA as David Lingmerth fades

Scott Piercy pounces at PGA as David Lingmerth fades

Scott Piercy was the latest new name atop the PGA Championship leaderboard on Friday, joining overnight leader Dustin Johnson on six-under early in the second round as David Lingmerth faded.

Aug 14, 2015, 23:14 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri tied 15th with impressive 70

Anirban Lahiri tied 15th with impressive 70

Anirban Lahiri managed to hang in for an impressive round of two-under 70 and a tied 15th place despite the wind that picked when he was on back and costed him a double bogey on the 18th on the first day of the PGA Championships at Whistling Straits.

Aug 14, 2015, 18:22 PM IST
Dustin Johnson rides eagle to early lead at Whistling Straits

Dustin Johnson rides eagle to early lead at Whistling Straits

Dustin Johnson shook off any bitter memories of Whistling Straits on Thursday, firing a six-under par 66 to seize the clubhouse lead in the first round of the US PGA Championship.

Aug 14, 2015, 03:59 AM IST
Dustin Johnson surges to early PGA Championship lead

Dustin Johnson surges to early PGA Championship lead

Dustin Johnson`s pursuit of a first major title at the PGA Championship gathered steam quickly on Thursday as the American powered to the top of the leaderboard at six-under par.

Aug 13, 2015, 23:44 PM IST
Dustin Johnson not haunted by PGA Championship bunker blunder

Dustin Johnson not haunted by PGA Championship bunker blunder

Dustin Johnson doesn`t need to read the rule reminders posted all around Whistling Straits -- five years after PGA Championship heartbreak he knows to treat every patch of sand as a bunker.

Aug 13, 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
Dustin Johnson, Justin Rose to light up Hong Kong Open

Dustin Johnson, Justin Rose to light up Hong Kong Open

Dustin Johnson will make his Hong Kong Open debut in October, joining a field that will also include former U.S. Open champion Justin Rose, the organisers said on Thursday.

Jul 30, 2015, 15:06 PM IST