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.

Rory McIlroy split was like someone dying, says Caroline Wozniacki
Rory McIlroy split was like someone dying, says Caroline Wozniacki

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki says she felt like someone close to her had died after the split from golfer Rory McIlroy last year.

Rory McIlroy mildly satisfied with final tourney before Masters
Rory McIlroy mildly satisfied with final tourney before Masters

Rory McIlroy did not contend for victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational, but he sounded reasonably satisfied with his performance in his final tournament before the Masters.

Matt Every birdies 18 to repeat as Bay Hill champion
Matt Every birdies 18 to repeat as Bay Hill champion

Matt Every sank a tension-packed 17-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday to defend his title at the Arnold Palmer Invitational, defeating Sweden`s Henrik Stenson by one stroke.

Henrik Stenson seizes command at Bay Hill as Rory McIlroy fades
Henrik Stenson seizes command at Bay Hill as Rory McIlroy fades

Sweden`s third-ranked Henrik Stenson went four-under on the last four holes to grab a two-stroke lead after Saturday`s third round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational while Rory McIlroy`s charge fizzled.

Morgan Hoffmann leads by three, Rory McIlroy lurking
Morgan Hoffmann leads by three, Rory McIlroy lurking

Overnight leader Morgan Hoffmann maintained his sublime form to take a three-shot lead at the halfway mark of the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Friday as Rory McIlroy and defending champion Matt Every moved into contention.

Rory McIlroy makes solid start but Morgan Hoffmann grabs lead
Rory McIlroy makes solid start but Morgan Hoffmann grabs lead

World number one Rory McIlroy finally made a solid US start in Thursday`s first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational, but it was Morgan Hoffmann who seized the 18-hole lead at Bay Hill.

Adam Scott, Henrik Stenson in early hunt at Bay Hill
Adam Scott, Henrik Stenson in early hunt at Bay Hill

Adam Scott, Henrik Stenson and Keegan Bradley, taking advantage of superb conditions, were one shot off the pace at the midway mark of the opening round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Thursday.

Rory McIlroy seeks Masters boost at Bay Hill
Rory McIlroy seeks Masters boost at Bay Hill

World number one Rory McIlroy is looking for a strong showing at his first Arnold Palmer Invitational to set him up nicely for a tilt at the Masters next month.

Rory McIlroy replaces Tiger Woods face of video game
Rory McIlroy replaces Tiger Woods face of video game

Rory McIlroy, who has replaced Tiger Woods as golf`s world number one, will also supplant the 14-time major champion on EA Sports` PGA Tour video game.

Golfer Anirban Lahiri finishes tied 71st in WGC-Cadillac
Golfer Anirban Lahiri finishes tied 71st in WGC-Cadillac

Continuing his struggle, India's Anirban Lahiri carded five-over 77 in the final round to finish joint 71st at the World Golf Championships (WGC)-Cadillac Championship here.

Dustin Johnson exercises demons with first Blue Monster triumph
Dustin Johnson exercises demons with first Blue Monster triumph

Dustin Johnson, on the comeback trail after taking a six-month hiatus from the PGA Tour, slayed some demons and tamed the Blue Monster on Sunday.

Rory McIlroy reunited with tossed club at Doral
Rory McIlroy reunited with tossed club at Doral

Rory McIlroy was reunited with his spectacularly discarded three-iron on Sunday when Donald Trump handed the club back to the world number one at Trump National Doral.

Rory McIlroy boils over, Holmes leads by two shots
Rory McIlroy boils over, Holmes leads by two shots

Rory McIlroy lost his cool while J.B. Holmes began and ended his day with ugly sixes but produced some excellent golf in between for a two-shot lead after the WGC-Cadillac Championship`s second round in Miami on Friday.

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy more confident for Doral after work
World No. 1 Rory McIlroy more confident for Doral after work

World number one Rory McIlroy, looking to bounce back after missing the cut at last week`s US PGA event, is more confident entering this week`s World Golf Championships event at Doral.

Process and spot were two words that helped me, says Rory McIlroy
Process and spot were two words that helped me, says Rory McIlroy

Four-time major champion and current World Number One, Rory McIlroy says focusing on two key words 'process' and 'spot' helped him deal with the pressure and script an "incredible" season.

Rory McIlroy set to miss cut at Honda Classic​
Rory McIlroy set to miss cut at Honda Classic​

World number one Rory McIlroy admitted Friday he needs to sharpen up with the Masters only weeks away, as he looked set to miss the cut at the US PGA Tour`s Honda Classic.

Rory McIlroy struggles in wind, unheralded Jim Herman leads
Rory McIlroy struggles in wind, unheralded Jim Herman leads

World number one Rory McIlroy battled to a three-over-par 73 at a windswept Honda Classic on Thursday in his first US PGA Tour start of 2015.

Rory McIlroy struggles in wind at Honda but lives to fight on
Rory McIlroy struggles in wind at Honda but lives to fight on

Rory McIlroy has had his share of ups and downs at the Honda Classic and Thursday`s opening round, where he shot a three-over-par 73, was no different.

Eyeing 'career grand slam', Rory McIlroy relishes being top man
Eyeing 'career grand slam', Rory McIlroy relishes being top man

World number one Rory McIlroy begins the countdown to his `career grand slam` bid at the Masters in this week`s Honda Classic and says he feels entirely comfortable being the face of the sport.