Front-nine blitz puts Billy Hurley III on top at CIMB Classic
Front-nine blitz puts Billy Hurley III on top at CIMB Classic

American Billy Hurley III grabbed a two-shot halfway stage lead at the CIMB Classic after his front-nine birdie binge at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club on Friday.

Ted Bishop firing backed for "lil girl" Ian Poulter row
Ted Bishop firing backed for "lil girl" Ian Poulter row

PGA commissioner Tim Finchem and the LPGA both came out solidly Saturday in support of the firing of Ted Bishop as PGA of America president after "inappropriate" remarks on Twitter.

WTA mulling new women`s tennis World Cup
WTA mulling new women`s tennis World Cup

Women`s tennis is considering introducing a new World Cup team event, its head said Saturday, a move which may bring competition for the soon-to-be-launched International Premier Tennis League.

Golfers weigh in on Bishop-Poulter spat

Disparaging comments made by the PGA of America president on social media networks at the expense of Ian Poulter sparked instant debate in the golfing world on Friday, reactions ranging from "disappointing" to "just unfortunate".

Ian Poulter slams Tom Watson's 'astonishing' Ryder Cup decisions in new book
Ian Poulter slams Tom Watson's 'astonishing' Ryder Cup decisions in new book

 England golfer Ian Poulter has said that United States captain Tom Watson's decisions in the Ryder Cup were astonishing.

Faldo has lost respect of European players, says Poulter
Faldo has lost respect of European players, says Poulter

Nick Faldo has lost the respect of Europe`s leading golfers after calling Sergio Garcia "useless" during their Ryder Cup victory over the United States at Gleneagles, Europe`s talisman Ian Poulter has said in his autobiography.

Defending champion Webb Simpson two behind in Las Vegas
Defending champion Webb Simpson two behind in Las Vegas

Defending champion Webb Simpson reeled off three successive birdies from his 10th hole to vault within two strokes of the clubhouse lead during the second round at the $6.2 million Shiners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas on Friday.

Martin Kaymer wins Grand Slam title in playoff over Bubba Watson
Martin Kaymer wins Grand Slam title in playoff over Bubba Watson

US Open champion Martin Kaymer sank an eight-foot birdie putt at the first extra hole to beat Bubba Watson in the four-man PGA Grand Slam of Golf in Bermuda on Wednesday.

`Focused` Graeme McDowell makes winning start to Match Play defence
`Focused` Graeme McDowell makes winning start to Match Play defence

Graeme McDowell said he was eyeing more major success after the increasingly "focused" Northern Irishman made a winning start to the defence of his World Match Play title on Wednesday.

Graeme McDowell believes US' fallout in Ryder Cup will ensure 'fairly epic' tournament in 2016
Graeme McDowell believes US' fallout in Ryder Cup will ensure 'fairly epic' tournament in 2016

Northern Ireland golfer Graeme McDowell has predicted that the bitter fall-out from the United States ' Ryder Cup loss to Europe would make the 2016 tournament an even more gripping contest.

Miguel Jimenez says he wants to captain Europe at 2016 Ryder Cup
Miguel Jimenez says he wants to captain Europe at 2016 Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup veteran Miguel Angel Jimenez says he would "love" to captain the European side and is throwing his hat in the ring for the next showdown in 2016.

Patrick Reed promises more excitable fist pumps at London Club
Patrick Reed promises more excitable fist pumps at London Club

Patrick Reed is unlikely to be repeating his Ryder Cup whooping and hollering at this week`s Volvo World Match Play Championship but the American has promised to adopt the same sort of "killer instinct".

Oliver Wilson beats Rory McIlroy by one stroke to win first European golf title
Oliver Wilson beats Rory McIlroy by one stroke to win first European golf title

World number 792 Oliver Wilson held on to win his first European golf title at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, beating world number one Rory McIlroy by one stroke on 17 under par.

Rory McIlroy wants to win Dunhill Links Championship for Dad
Rory McIlroy wants to win Dunhill Links Championship for Dad

Ryder Cup star Rory McIlroy hopes to cap an already stellar year by marking his father`s 55th birthday on Sunday with victory in the Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland.

Jamie Donaldson savours Ryder Cup triumph
Jamie Donaldson savours Ryder Cup triumph

Jamie Donaldson was left reflecting on a "dream" Ryder Cup debut after starring in Europe`s victory.

Paul Azinger open to Ryder Cup return
Paul Azinger open to Ryder Cup return

 Paul Azinger said he would consider a second spell as captain of the United States` Ryder Cup team after his leadership skills were praised by Phil Mickelson in a thinly-veiled attack on this year`s losing skipper Tom Watson. 

Nick Faldo slams Phil Mickelson criticism of Tom Watson
Nick Faldo slams Phil Mickelson criticism of Tom Watson

Nick Faldo accused Phil Mickelson of "throwing the captain under the bus" with his outspoken criticism of United States skipper Tom Watson following the team`s Ryder Cup defeat by Europe.

British press cheer Europe for once after Ryder Cup win
British press cheer Europe for once after Ryder Cup win

The British press cheered Europe`s success in retaining the Ryder Cup in a victory over the United States, with Monday`s front pages setting aside barbs aimed at the EU to praise of the team in blue.

Europe defeats USA by five to retain Ryder Cup

Europe`s finest golfers defeated the United States for the sixth time in seven tries Sunday to retain the Ryder Cup, delivering a resounding 16 1/2 to 11 1/2 beating to the once-dominant Americans.

Alex Ferguson plays down own role at Ryder Cup
Alex Ferguson plays down own role at Ryder Cup

Manchester United legend Alex Ferguson on Sunday played down his contribution to Europe`s success after watching the big win over the United States.