Ryder Cup

US Masters: Spain's Sergio Garcia finally proves his majors mettle with memorable triumph

US Masters: Spain's Sergio Garcia finally proves his majors mettle with memorable triumph

Considered by many to likely become the primary rival of Tiger Woods, Garcia developed a reputation for struggling in the biggest moments.

Apr 10, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
USA rips Europe 17-11 to end Ryder Cup drought

USA rips Europe 17-11 to end Ryder Cup drought

 Shaking off three consecutive defeats, the United States recaptured the Ryder Cup on Sunday, ripping Europe 17-11 for their most decisive triumph since 1981 in the biennial team golf showdown.

Oct 03, 2016, 03:58 AM IST

United States defeats Europe to end Ryder Cup drought

The United States captured the Ryder Cup for the first time since 2008 on Sunday clinching the victory over Europe when rookie Ryan Moore won the last three holes to defeat England`s Lee Westwood.

Oct 03, 2016, 03:07 AM IST

European rookies relish first Ryder Cup experience

Some fresh-faced rising stars are replacing familiar Ryder Cup stalwarts, giving Europe a fighting chance of winning an unprecedented fourth consecutive Ryder Cup title over the United States.

Oct 02, 2016, 03:14 AM IST
Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe renew rivalry as Laver Cup captains

Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe renew rivalry as Laver Cup captains

Federer and Nadal announced they were committing to compete for the European side in next year`s event to be staged at the 02 arena in Prague from Sept. 22-24.

Aug 24, 2016, 23:21 PM IST
Rio 2016: After golden Olympic run, Justin Rose returns to regular job

Rio 2016: After golden Olympic run, Justin Rose returns to regular job

Even as he was shuttled by golf cart to the media interview room, New York fans recognised the Englishman and shouted congratulations to him along the way.

Aug 24, 2016, 10:04 AM IST
READ: How Sir Alex Ferguson lost $11,386, 9,983 euros​ due to Danny Willett`s shock Masters victory

READ: How Sir Alex Ferguson lost $11,386, 9,983 euros​ due to Danny Willett`s shock Masters victory

Ferguson`s light-hearted frustration at missing out on a pay-day was revealed when television cameras captured his meeting with Willett during the 28-year-old`s post-victory celebrations.

Apr 12, 2016, 01:05 AM IST
Rory McIlroy says majors more important than Olympic gold

Rory McIlroy says majors more important than Olympic gold

Golf is returning to the Olympics this August for the first time since 1904, although its inclusion has divided opinion with some players declaring it little more than an `exhibition` sport.

Jan 21, 2016, 00:03 AM IST
Former world number one Luke Donald considered quitting golf after confidence crisis

Former world number one Luke Donald considered quitting golf after confidence crisis

The 38-year-old Englishman topped the rankings in August 2012 but missed out on the 2014 European Ryder Cup team amid a downward slide which coincided with a change of coach.

Jan 11, 2016, 00:15 AM IST
Jordan Spieth sees Tiger Woods as `intimidation` edge at Ryder Cup

Jordan Spieth sees Tiger Woods as `intimidation` edge at Ryder Cup

US Ryder Cup team are bidding to win the trophy for the first time since 2008.

Nov 27, 2015, 21:00 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri misses caddie, makes a disappointing start

Anirban Lahiri misses caddie, makes a disappointing start

Lahiri came back after a week's rest, having skipped the BMW Masters in Shanghai last week.

Nov 19, 2015, 19:56 PM IST
Anirban Lahiri in touch with leaders despite putting woes

Anirban Lahiri in touch with leaders despite putting woes

Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri continued to give himself chances as he added a second successive 67 to move to six-under and Tied-5th at the halfway stage of the UBS Hong Kong Open here today.

Oct 23, 2015, 17:24 PM IST

Ryder Cup about reaffirming golf's reputation, captains say

Next year`s Ryder Cup will be all about reaffirming golf`s reputation for fairness in the wake of the controversy over a non-conceded putt at the Solheim Cup, the U.S.

Sep 30, 2015, 02:16 AM IST
Paul Casey makes FedExCup comeback with bright blue driver

Paul Casey makes FedExCup comeback with bright blue driver

It has been one long comeback for Paul Casey, who has overcome a host of problems to find himself in hot contention at the season-ending Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club.

Sep 25, 2015, 15:40 PM IST
US tears turn to joy as Europe beaten in Solheim Cup

US tears turn to joy as Europe beaten in Solheim Cup

After a dramatic, controversial and tearful final day, the USA defeated Europe on Sunday to win the Solheim Cup for the first time since 2009.

Sep 20, 2015, 21:23 PM IST
Daniel Gaunt, Scott Jamieson share Russian Open lead

Daniel Gaunt, Scott Jamieson share Russian Open lead

Daniel Gaunt and Scott Jamieson both fired opening-round six-under-par 65s to share the lead after day one of the Russian Open on Thursday.

Sep 03, 2015, 23:20 PM IST
PGA overhauls Presidents Cup format

PGA overhauls Presidents Cup format

The PGA Tour announced an overhaul for the format of the Presidents Cup on Monday, bowing to calls to reduce the total number of points on offer despite opposition from the United States team. 

Aug 25, 2015, 08:57 AM IST
Putting touch has deserted me, says Ian Poulter

Putting touch has deserted me, says Ian Poulter

Less than three years after his magical putter inspired a `miracle` Ryder Cup victory for Europe, Ian Poulter says his touch on the greens has temporarily deserted him.

Jul 28, 2015, 16:16 PM IST
Phil Mickelson pours it on for Tom Watson

Phil Mickelson pours it on for Tom Watson

Phil Mickelson paid fulsome tribute to Tom Watson on Wednesday, pre-empting any questions he might face about their testy relationship at next week`s British Open at St Andrews.

Jul 08, 2015, 21:32 PM IST
French Ryder Cup venue is ideal says Darren Clarke

French Ryder Cup venue is ideal says Darren Clarke

Europe Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke is convinced Le Golf National outside Paris will prove to be a perfect venue for the 2018 Ryder Cup with the European team at a distinct advantage.

Jul 01, 2015, 20:02 PM IST