Gainey surges three clear at Wyndham; Els lurking

Tommy Gainey carded a five-under 65 to grab a three-shot lead over a chasing pack led by a hard-charging Ernie Els.

Els grabs early lead at Canadian Open

South African Ernie Els enjoyed a return to form by grabbing a share of the early first-round lead at the Canadian Open after missing several cuts in recent months.

Els looking for a Congressional repeat

Ernie Els doesn`t have a lot of reason to believe he can win a third U.S. Open title this week.

Ernie Els eases into World Golf Hall of Fame

Ernie Els, whose deceptively effortless swing has earned him the nickname the "Big Easy" -- and three major golf titles -- has led a class of six inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame.

Westwood, Els among top PGA contenders

Former world number ones Lee Westwood and Ernie Els and reigning British Open champion Louis Oosthuizen will be the star group when the USD 5.6 million PGA Honda Classic opens.

Sizzling Els surges into early lead at Kapalua

Former winner Ernie Els rediscovered his putting touch to set the early pace in the second round of the Tournament of Champions with a sizzling nine-under-par 64 on Friday.

Els hails “incredible” fifth South African Open win

Ernie Els has won more than 60 individual trophies around the world including three major championships but his victory at the 100th South African Open ranks among the most memorable of his glittering career.

Ernie Els moves ahead of Goosen to lead South Africa Open

Ernie Els fired a second consecutive round of seven-under-par 65 to take a two-shot lead after the second round of the rain-hit South African Open at the Durban Country Club on Saturday.

South African Els selected for Hall of Fame

Three-times major winner and former world number one Ernie Els has been voted into the World Golf Hall of Fame as part of the class of 2011.

Els the man to catch as US PGA playoffs begin

Ernie Els is the man to catch when the US PGA playoffs begin Thursday at The Barclays, but the South African star will have to shine in the next month to take advantage of his season`s work.

Stubborn Oosthuizen converted father from tennis to golf

British Open winner Louis Oosthuizen has come a long way since his father refused to take him or his brother on to a golf course.

Ernie Els “unbelievably proud” of protege Louis Oosthuizen

No one was happier than world number six Ernie Els after protege Louis Oosthuizen cantered to a seven-shot victory at the 150th anniversary British Open.

No temper tantrums this time, says Els

After getting hot under the collar at last month`s US Open, Ernie Els knows he needs to revert to being as cool as a cucumber to have any hope of winning his second British Open this week.

Els wins by two shots at Bay Hill

Ernie Els survived a shaky finish to win his second consecutive PGA Tour title by two shots at the weather-delayed Arnold Palmer Invitational.

Triumphant Els has Georgia on his mind at Bay Hill

Ernie Els had next week`s U.S. Masters deeply etched in his mind as he put the finishing touches on a two-shot victory at the rain-hit Arnold Palmer Invitational on Monday.

Els clings to lead as storms stop Arnold Palmer play

Ernie Els survived a couple of shaky holes and was clinging to the lead at the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Sunday when thunderstorms stopped play.

Els closes in on second successive tour win

A rejuvenated Ernie Els closed in on his second successive PGA Tour win by finishing the Arnold Palmer Invitational third round with a one-shot lead over American Ben Curtis on Saturday.

Els takes control as Allenby records ace at Doral

South African Ernie Els held a one-stroke lead at the WGC-CA Championship after a six-under 66 in Friday`s rain-affected second round.

Els under pressure as he faces last chance for a 2009 win

Triple major winner Ernie Els has piled the pressure on himself to win this week`s Alfred Dunhill Championship to avoid ending a year without a win for the first time in 19 years.

Els to play in first European Tour event of season

Triple major winner Ernie Els will return to his native South Africa to compete in next month`s Alfred Dunhill Championship, the opening event of the 2009-10 European Tour season.