J.B. Holmes wins Houston Open in playoff
J.B. Holmes wins Houston Open in playoff

J.B. Holmes fashioned an electrifying final round, then held on to win the Houston Open in a three-way playoff Sunday for a perfect final preparation for next week`s Masters.

Jordan Spieth continues brilliant form to grab Houston Open lead
Jordan Spieth continues brilliant form to grab Houston Open lead

With another crack at the Masters looming, rising US star Jordan Spieth fired a five-under par 67 on Saturday to grab a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the Houston Open.

Phil Mickelson not surprised Tiger Woods will play Masters
Phil Mickelson not surprised Tiger Woods will play Masters

Phil Mickelson is not surprised Tiger Woods has decided to play in next week`s Masters and expects the former world number one to have fixed the issues with his short game.

Birdie binge lifts Andrew Putnam past Phil Mickelson
Birdie binge lifts Andrew Putnam past Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson, tuning up for a run at a fourth Masters title, had seven birdies on Friday but settled for a share of second place behind Andrew Putnam after two rounds of the Houston Open.

Phil Mickelson makes solid start in final Masters tune-up
Phil Mickelson makes solid start in final Masters tune-up

Three-times Masters champion Phil Mickelson looked sharp in his preparation for next week`s season-opening major by firing a six-under-par 66 to join the first-round leaderboard at the Houston Open on Thursday.

Tiger Woods skips Houston Open as Masters doubts spiral
Tiger Woods skips Houston Open as Masters doubts spiral

As speculation mounts over whether Tiger Woods will compete at the Masters, the former world number one has spurned the chance to play in next week`s Houston Open, the final PGA Tour event before the year`s first major.

Golfer Anirban Lahiri to prepare for Masters at Houston Open
Golfer Anirban Lahiri to prepare for Masters at Houston Open

Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri has received a sponsor’s invitation to compete at the Houston Open, which is a boost to his Masters Tournament preparation next month.

Scott tees it up as number one at Colonial

Australia`s Adam Scott tees it up at the US PGA Tour`s Colonial this week still getting used to his status as the world`s top-ranked golfer.

Kuchar wins Heritage with dramatic final birdie

Matt Kuchar holed out from a bunker at the final hole on Sunday to win the US PGA Tour`s Heritage and hand Luke Donald another Harbour Town disappointment.

Lefty feels `nervous` ahead of Masters bid

Playing in the Masters has always been an electrifying experience for Phil Mickelson and this week is no different for the American, even though he is "nervous" about his title bid after recent health concerns.

Jones chips in to win title, claim Masters` spot

Australia`s Matt Jones chipped in from rough on the first playoff hole to win the PGA Tour`s Houston Open title and claim the final spot in the Masters on Sunday.

Kuchar leads by four going into Houston Open final round

Sergio Garcia faltered as Matt Kuchar took command of the Houston Open with a four-stroke lead after the third round on Saturday.

Matt Kuchar grabs four-shot Houston Open lead

Matt Kuchar fired a four-under par 68 on Saturday to take a four-shot lead into the final round of the US PGA Tour Houston Open, last warm-up for the Masters.

Houston Open: Sergio Garcia grabs second-round lead

Spain`s Sergio Garcia had five birdies and an eagle en route to a seven-under 65 on Friday to vault into a one-shot lead after the second round of the Houston Open.

Phil Mickelson shrugs off injury concern before Masters

Phil Mickelson dispelled any lingering doubts about his health ahead of the Masters when he carded an impressive four-under-par 68 in the opening round of the Houston Open on Thursday.

McIlroy says PGA Tour waiting for new `dominant` golfer following Woods` injury

Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy has said that the PGA Tour needs a dominant player to emerge after world number one Tiger Woods` latest injury.

With eye on Masters, Phil Mickelson to play in Houston

Injured five-time major champion Phil Mickelson will tee it up in the PGA Tour Houston Open this week, he said Wednesday, adding that it`s his best chance to keep his Masters bid on track.

Phil Mickelson in doubt for Houston Open and Masters

Five-time Major Champion Phil Mickelson remains in serious doubt for next week`s Masters after informing officials on Tuesday he would not be available to compete in this week`s Pro Am at the Houston Open.

Lorenzi, Isner advance at Houston tennis

Seventh-seeded Paolo Lorenzi overpowered Austrian qualifier Gerald Melzer 6-2, 6-2 in the opening round of the ATP Tour`s US Clay Court Championships.

American Mahan wins Houston Open by one shot

American Hunter Mahan became the first golfer to record multiple wins on the PGA Tour this year by claiming a one-stroke victory over Sweden`s Carl Pettersson at the Houston Open in Humble, Texas, on Sunday.