Troy Merritt leads by three, Jordan Spieth in the hunt at RBC Heritage
Troy Merritt leads by three, Jordan Spieth in the hunt at RBC Heritage

Unheralded American Troy Merritt moved one step closer to his maiden PGA Tour title by claiming a three-stroke lead after Saturday`s third round of the RBC Heritage in South Carolina.

Anirban Lahiri makes cut at Heritage, Jordan Spieth rebounds with 62
Anirban Lahiri makes cut at Heritage, Jordan Spieth rebounds with 62

 Anriban Lahiri made his second successive cut on the PGA Tour after turning in a second round 69 at the RBC Heritage here. 

Troy Merritt matches course record to upstage Jordan Spieth
Troy Merritt matches course record to upstage Jordan Spieth

Troy Merritt fired a record-equalling 10-under-par 61 Friday as he goes after a first US PGA Tour title, out-shining the 62 of Masters champion Jordan Spieth to seize the RBC Heritage lead.

Jordan Spieth fires 62 to trail by two at Hilton Head
Jordan Spieth fires 62 to trail by two at Hilton Head

Jordan Spieth shook off the Masters hangover that hounded him during his opening round by firing a nine-under 62 on Friday to stand two shots off the pace early in the second round of the RBC Heritage in South Carolina.

Anirban Lahiri let down by triple bogey, tied 78th after Round 1
Anirban Lahiri let down by triple bogey, tied 78th after Round 1

 Anirban Lahiri put all that he had learnt at the Masters to good use by getting to the 18th tee in one-under for the round, before running into a back-breaking triple bogey in the first round of the RBC Heritage tournament, here on Friday.

''Awesome'' decision by Spieth to play Heritage, says Kuchar
''Awesome'' decision by Spieth to play Heritage, says Kuchar

Jordan Spieth`s decision to compete in this week`s RBC Heritage at Hilton Head in South Carolina just days after winning his first major at the Masters was described as "awesome" by his playing partner Matt Kuchar on Thursday.

McDowell takes share of Heritage lead
McDowell takes share of Heritage lead

Graeme McDowell and Matt Every posted matching 66s for a share of the lead while Masters champ Jordan Spieth struggled to a 74 in the first round of the PGA Tour`s Heritage event Thursday.

Teen Masters sensation Tianlang happy to play long game
Teen Masters sensation Tianlang happy to play long game

The presence of Bubba Watson in China just days after he passed on the green jacket to Jordan Spieth meant the Masters was the talk of the town as the Shenzhen International began Thursday.

Teen Masters sensation Guan Tianlang happy to play long game
Teen Masters sensation Guan Tianlang happy to play long game

The presence of Bubba Watson in China just days after he passed on the green jacket to Jordan Spieth meant the Masters was the talk of the town as the Shenzhen International began Thursday.

Bubba Watson back on course after Masters disappointment
Bubba Watson back on course after Masters disappointment

Bubba Watson hardly had time to wipe the sleep out of his eyes before he was back on the golf course, half a world away from the disappointment that was this year`s Masters.

Young guns have taken over, says inspired Jason Day
Young guns have taken over, says inspired Jason Day

Jordan Spieth`s U.S. Masters victory struck another huge blow for golf`s `Generation Next`, leaving an inspired Jason Day convinced of a changing of the guard.

Masters win could boost golf, Jordan Spieth's endorsement portfolio
Masters win could boost golf, Jordan Spieth's endorsement portfolio

Golf wunderkind Jordan Spieth`s resounding win at the Masters golf tournament on Sunday not only will boost his personal sponsorship deals but could give the sport a much-needed jolt.

Imagination the key to Spieth's putting: Ben Crenshaw
Imagination the key to Spieth's putting: Ben Crenshaw

Jordan Spieth`s sublime putting on some of the most treacherous greens in golf, which set up his Masters victory on Sunday, was underpinned by his imaginative touch, says putting maestro Ben Crenshaw.

Jordan Spieth is the talk of golf after Masters win
Jordan Spieth is the talk of golf after Masters win

The golfing world is buzzing about Masters champion Jordan Spieth after the 21-year-old won the Masters at just the second time of asking on Sunday.

Back to drawing board for Tiger Woods after Masters
Back to drawing board for Tiger Woods after Masters

Tiger Woods was proud of his share of 17th at the Masters in his comeback from a two-month layoff, but the 14-time major champion needs more time to work on his game.

Justin Rose revived after strong Masters showing
Justin Rose revived after strong Masters showing

The long European wait for another Masters winner goes on following Justin Rose`s near miss at Augusta National on Sunday.

Phil Mickelson finishes career 'Seconds Slam' at Masters
Phil Mickelson finishes career 'Seconds Slam' at Masters

Phil Mickelson settled for completing a career Second-Place Slam with his runner-up effort Sunday at the Masters, but the five-time major champion`s confidence is high as he seeks the real Grand Slam.

I`m getting closer at Masters, says Rory McIlroy
I`m getting closer at Masters, says Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy says his hopes of becoming just the sixth man to win all four major titles this week by taking the Masters were doomed by a slack front nine Friday.

Jordan Spieth takes first major with historic Masters win
Jordan Spieth takes first major with historic Masters win

Jordan Spieth won a historic Masters triumph for the ages Sunday, the 21-year-old American deftly handling the final-round tension to hold off Phil Mickelson and Justin Rose and win his first major title by four shots.

Phil Mickelson back in black in bid for fourth Masters
Phil Mickelson back in black in bid for fourth Masters

Phil Mickelson wore a salmon-colored shirt Saturday at the Masters to emulate legend Arnold Palmer, but he will be back in black seeking a fourth green jacket in Sunday`s final round.