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Anirban Lahiri seeks early momentum, SSP Chawrasia eyes strong finish

Anirban Lahiri seeks early momentum, SSP Chawrasia eyes strong finish

For Lahiri the CIMB Classic is about getting early momentum as the new 2017-18 PGA season gets underway with a clutch of events in Asia.

Oct 11, 2017, 23:08 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri earns respect with his show; US retain Presidents Cup

Anirban Lahiri earns respect with his show; US retain Presidents Cup

The Indian is 46 places below the American at 68th and Kisner recently finished tied-3rd at the PGA Tour Championships.

Oct 02, 2017, 23:44 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri's effort keep Internationals alive in Presidents Cup

Anirban Lahiri's effort keep Internationals alive in Presidents Cup

Two years ago the missed four-footer cost Internationals the chance to share the Presidents Cup.

Oct 02, 2017, 00:15 AM IST

SSP Chawrasia makes cut at British Masters

Chawrasia, who skipped a couple of events in Asia is looking to add a win on European soil. The only Indian to have won in Europe is Jeev Milkha Singh.

Sep 29, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

Arjun Atwal to captain Asia team in EurAsia Cup

It is a first taste of team captaincy for both Atwal and Bjorn, and with the Dane looking for valuable insight into the eventual make-up of his 2018 European Ryder Cup side.

Sep 29, 2017, 00:19 AM IST
Tiger Woods admits he may never play competitive golf again after back surgery

Tiger Woods admits he may never play competitive golf again after back surgery

The American former world number one won the last of his 14 major titles in 2008 and the 41-year-old has only played six competitive rounds in the past two years while trying to recover from multiple back surgeries.

Sep 28, 2017, 08:40 AM IST
FedExCup Play-offs: Anirban Lahiri shoots 66 to finish in Top-10 at BMW Champs

FedExCup Play-offs: Anirban Lahiri shoots 66 to finish in Top-10 at BMW Champs

Lahiri, who opened the 2017 season, which began last October with a tied-3rd at the CIMB Classic in Malaysia, closed with another top-10 finish and ended 51st in the final rankings. '

Sep 18, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri gets wildcard entry at Presidents Cup

Anirban Lahiri gets wildcard entry at Presidents Cup

Besides Lahiri, Price picked Emiliano Grillo of Argentina as the other wildcard for the International Team.

Sep 07, 2017, 14:57 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri finishes tied 56th, qualifies for third leg of FedExCup

Anirban Lahiri finishes tied 56th, qualifies for third leg of FedExCup

It seemed Lahiri's run in the FedExCup was over with only top 70 going into the penultimate round. But as things turned out with lots of permutations and combinations going the Indian's way, he made the list for the next event, the BMW Championship right on the bubble at the 70th place.

Sep 06, 2017, 00:09 AM IST
Disappointing third round for Anirban Lahiri in FedExCup play-offs

Disappointing third round for Anirban Lahiri in FedExCup play-offs

Lahiri, who is now two-over 215 for three rounds, needs to finish inside tied-41 to be able to qualify for the third leg of the Play-offs.

Sep 04, 2017, 23:39 PM IST
Tiger Woods cleared to start short-game practice

Tiger Woods cleared to start short-game practice

Woods, 41, last played in a competitive tournament at the Dubai Desert Classic in January. He withdrew from the event with back spasms and underwent a fourth back surgery in April.

Sep 01, 2017, 23:32 PM IST
Rory McIlroy to take three-month break, will skip European Tour finale

Rory McIlroy to take three-month break, will skip European Tour finale

The news will disappoint to the European Tour, which will stage its end-of-season Race to Dubai in November without the tour’s biggest drawcard.

Aug 24, 2017, 08:59 AM IST
Tiger Woods likely to enter first-time DUI offender program in Florida

Tiger Woods likely to enter first-time DUI offender program in Florida

The former world No. 1 golfer was not in court as his lawyer entered a not-guilty plea to a charge of driving under the influence stemming from Woods` arrest in May.

Aug 10, 2017, 00:34 AM IST
Jordan Spieth emerges from epic duel to win British Open

Jordan Spieth emerges from epic duel to win British Open

Li played the final round with South African Ernie Els and the twice British Open champion was impressed.

Jul 23, 2017, 23:51 PM IST
Indian golfers Anirban Lahiri, Shiv Kapur miss cut at British Open

Indian golfers Anirban Lahiri, Shiv Kapur miss cut at British Open

Battling the cold, windy and rainy conditions on Friday, Lahiri and Kapur struggled at Royal Birkdale Golf Club. Their two-day total of six-over 146 was a single shot outside the cut declared at the tournament.

Jul 22, 2017, 20:12 PM IST
Tiger Woods drops out of World Golf Rankings Top 1000 for first time ever in his career

Tiger Woods drops out of World Golf Rankings Top 1000 for first time ever in his career

It should also be noted that the 41-year-old once held the world number one ranking for a record 683 weeks.

Jul 17, 2017, 23:26 PM IST
Rejuvenated Padraig Harrington shares lead at Scottish Open

Rejuvenated Padraig Harrington shares lead at Scottish Open

The 45-year-old Harrington had feared his career could be over after suffering an elbow injury last month, but the world number 169 continued to roll back the years with a round of 68 ahead of next week`s British Open at Royal Birkdale.

Jul 15, 2017, 08:41 AM IST
Aditi Ashok rises to 24th in Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic

Aditi Ashok rises to 24th in Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic

Aditi, who shot two-under 70 on first day, is now six- under and moved up from Tied-58th to Tied-24th with six more holes to go.

Jul 08, 2017, 12:00 PM IST
Irish Open: Rory McIlroy misses cut at Portstewart Golf Club as Benjamin Hebert and Daniel Im lead

Irish Open: Rory McIlroy misses cut at Portstewart Golf Club as Benjamin Hebert and Daniel Im lead

The world number four had opened with a 72 on Thursday. His halfway total of one over par was well short of the cut, on a day when first-round leaders Benjamin Hebert from France and American Daniel Im stayed ahead of the field. Each posted a 67 to end on 13 under par.

Jul 08, 2017, 08:46 AM IST
Players laud Tiger Woods' commitment for improvement by getting help, await return

Players laud Tiger Woods' commitment for improvement by getting help, await return

Woods made a comeback from back surgery last December in the Bahamas but has played only twice this year, missing the cut at Torrey Pines and withdrawing from the European Tour`s Dubai Desert Classic in February.

Jun 29, 2017, 10:22 AM IST