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Augusta Masters: Five golfers to watch

Augusta Masters: Five golfers to watch

Five players to watch at the 82nd Masters, which begins Thursday at Augusta National Golf Club.

Apr 04, 2018, 22:08 PM IST
Shubhankar going places as Rory Mcllroy invites him for a round of golf before Augusta Masters

Shubhankar going places as Rory Mcllroy invites him for a round of golf before Augusta Masters

After revealing that he played two days of practice last week at the Augusta National, Mcllroy's advice to Sharma was timely as he was asked to recall his first experience of being at Augusta National in 2009 when he was a month shy of his 21st birthday in 2009.

Mar 08, 2018, 17:08 PM IST
When Phil Mickelson thought Shubhankar Sharma as media and not a golfer

When Phil Mickelson thought Shubhankar Sharma as media and not a golfer

The Indian went to meet Mickelson, one of his idols during his growing years, but the senior pro was busy putting on the practice green and asked him to come later for a chat, mistaking him as media.

Mar 05, 2018, 10:50 AM IST
Phil Mickelson ends five-year drought edging Justin Thomas in playoff to win the WGC Mexico Championship

Phil Mickelson ends five-year drought edging Justin Thomas in playoff to win the WGC Mexico Championship

With Thomas in the clubhouse with a two-stroke lead, Mickelson birdied 15 and 16 to reach 16-under and parred the last two-holes to cap a 66 and force the decider.

Mar 05, 2018, 08:46 AM IST
Phil Mickelson thought we were media at first: Shubhankar Sharma

Phil Mickelson thought we were media at first: Shubhankar Sharma

India's Shubhankar Sharma is experiencing it all at the WGC Mexico Championship.
 

Mar 04, 2018, 12:54 PM IST
Roger Federer beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Tiger Woods as world's most marketable athlete in 2016

Roger Federer beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Tiger Woods as world's most marketable athlete in 2016

Federer`s fellow tennis greats Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are also listed in the top 10.

Jan 13, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
Tiger Woods worth $740 million, Michael Jordan a billionaire, says Forbes

Tiger Woods worth $740 million, Michael Jordan a billionaire, says Forbes

Woods, 40, is the youngest person on the Forbes top-20 list, with a net worth estimated at $740 million.

Dec 29, 2016, 12:36 PM IST
Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson to play Safeway Championship in Napa

Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson to play Safeway Championship in Napa

Woods will return from a 14-month injury-enforced absence when he tees it up in the PGA Tour event at the Silverado Resort in Napa.

Oct 10, 2016, 23:38 PM IST
14-time major champion Tiger Woods will return to competitive golf at Safeway Open

14-time major champion Tiger Woods will return to competitive golf at Safeway Open

Woods, who will turn 41 on December 30, might settle for steady, with no setbacks.

Oct 10, 2016, 12:50 PM IST
Jason Day joined by Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson to start PGA Championship

Jason Day joined by Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson to start PGA Championship

Stenson, Johnson and Willett will start from the first tee Thursday at 1:45 p.m. and the 10th tee at 8:30 a.m. Friday.

Jul 23, 2016, 09:18 AM IST
Henrik Stenson pips Phil Mickelson to British Open glory

Henrik Stenson pips Phil Mickelson to British Open glory

Mickelson did very little wrong, with four birdies, an eagle and not a single dropped shot, but his 65 was not enough as he was left to settle for second place at 17-under.

Jul 18, 2016, 09:21 AM IST
British Open: Henrik Stenson pips Phil Mickelson to glory at Royal Troon

British Open: Henrik Stenson pips Phil Mickelson to glory at Royal Troon

Stenson recovered from dropping a shot at the par-four first by recording five birdies before the turn and also recording a birdie at the 10th.

Jul 18, 2016, 00:24 AM IST
Jason Day consolidates world rankings lead

Jason Day consolidates world rankings lead

Jason Day remains top of the world golf rankings released Monday as young American Daniel Berger got a lift from capturing his first USPGA Tour victory in the St. Jude Classic.

Jun 13, 2016, 18:54 PM IST
Presidents Cup: Anirban Lahiri-Adam Scott lose as putter turns cold

Presidents Cup: Anirban Lahiri-Adam Scott lose as putter turns cold

Anirban Lahiri, returning to action after sitting out of two sessions, played his heart out but could not get the putter going in the Four-Ball in the fourth session of the Presidents Cup.

Oct 10, 2015, 19:33 PM IST
Presidents Cup: Anirban Lahiri paired with Thongchai Jaidee, to take on Fowler-Walker

Presidents Cup: Anirban Lahiri paired with Thongchai Jaidee, to take on Fowler-Walker

Anirban Lahiri has been paired with Thongchai Jaidee for Presidents Cup.

Oct 07, 2015, 12:00 PM IST
Mickelson, Haas, Bowditch and Bae chosen for Presidents Cup

Mickelson, Haas, Bowditch and Bae chosen for Presidents Cup

Jay Haas sprang something of a surprise in opting for experience while Nick Price banked on form and `home` advantage when they announced their captain`s picks on Tuesday for next month`s Presidents Cup in Incheon, South Korea.

Sep 09, 2015, 09:18 AM IST
Rory McIlroy practices at Whistling Straits for PGA

Rory McIlroy practices at Whistling Straits for PGA

World number one Rory McIlroy played a practice round Saturday at Whistling Straits as he prepares to defend his title next week at the 97th PGA Championship.

Aug 09, 2015, 03:34 AM IST
Phil Mickelson's British Open hopes end on hotel balcony

Phil Mickelson's British Open hopes end on hotel balcony

Phil Mickelson`s final-round surge at the British Open came to a halt when a wild tee shot at the 17th hole ended with his ball on the balcony of a room at the Old Course Hotel on Monday.

Jul 20, 2015, 21:21 PM IST
Henrik Stenson still chasing major success

Henrik Stenson still chasing major success

Former world number two Henrik Stenson gets another crack at becoming the first Swedish male golfer to win a major when he takes to the Old Course on Thursday in the 144th Open Championship. 

Jul 15, 2015, 20:04 PM IST
British Open 2015: Eight golfers to watch out for

British Open 2015: Eight golfers to watch out for

We look at eight of the players to watch at this week`s 144th Open Championship which begins on Thursday at St Andrews:

Jul 15, 2015, 16:07 PM IST