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Golfer Shiv Kapur wins the Royal Cup, ends 2017 on a high

Golfer Shiv Kapur wins the Royal Cup, ends 2017 on a high

The 35-year-old, who had just one win in almost 11 years till April this year, has now won three times in last eight months.

Dec 31, 2017, 16:48 PM IST
'Looking forward to play with Tiger Woods,' says India's rising golf star Shubhankar Sharma

'Looking forward to play with Tiger Woods,' says India's rising golf star Shubhankar Sharma

The 21-year-old Gurgaon lad today won the PGTI's Rs 1.5 crore season-ending Tour Championship to end the year on a high with three titles, including the Joburg Open earlier this month.

Dec 24, 2017, 21:34 PM IST
Shubhankar Kumar, Jyoti Randhawa to take part in PGTI year-ending Championship

Shubhankar Kumar, Jyoti Randhawa to take part in PGTI year-ending Championship

Shubhankar, who won the Joburg Open today, will also have Indian sponsor invites like Rashid Khan, Chiragh Kumar, Rahil Gangjee for company at the event.

Dec 11, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
Australian Open: Jason Day blow-up gifts little known Cameron Davis title

Australian Open: Jason Day blow-up gifts little known Cameron Davis title

With five leading groups still playing when he signed for his 11-under 273, Davis was shocked that he had ended up with the Stonehaven Cup in his hands, A$225,000 ($171,270.00) in the bank and a spot at next year`s British Open.

Nov 26, 2017, 14:38 PM IST
Former world No. 1 golfer Luke Donald in hospital after heart scare

Former world No. 1 golfer Luke Donald in hospital after heart scare

He was admitted to a Georgia hospital after feeling prolonged chests pains, the English golfer said in a social media post on Thursday.

Nov 17, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Inspired by Virat Kohli, Shiv Kapur wants to clear Yo-Yo test

Inspired by Virat Kohli, Shiv Kapur wants to clear Yo-Yo test

Passing the Yo-Yo is currently a must for a cricketer who wants to play for the Indian cricket team.

Nov 05, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Shiv Kapur wins first Asian Tour title at home

Shiv Kapur wins first Asian Tour title at home

Kapur's two previous Asian Tour titles came at the Volvo Masters of Asia in Thailand in 2005 and at the Yeangder Heritage in Taiwan this year.

Nov 05, 2017, 18:55 PM IST
Tiger Woods pleads guilty to reckless driving in Florida

Tiger Woods pleads guilty to reckless driving in Florida

The 41-year-old professional golfer was found asleep in May behind the wheel of a Mercedes-Benz, which was parked alongside a road not far from his home on Jupiter Island.

Oct 28, 2017, 00:40 AM IST
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