Darren Clarke happy with Ryder Cup process
Darren Clarke happy with Ryder Cup process

European Ryder Cup Captain Darren Clarke has stuck to a winning formula in announcing no changes to the 2016 European Team qualifying process.

Graeme McDowell inspired by European team mates
Graeme McDowell inspired by European team mates

Graeme McDowell is hoping the exploits of his Ryder Cup team mates will inspire him back onto the winners` podium after a drought of nearly a year without success.

Tom Watson becomes oldest to break par at Masters
Tom Watson becomes oldest to break par at Masters

Tom Watson became the oldest player with a sub-par round in Masters history Thursday, the 65-year-old American firing a one-under 71 in the opening round at Augusta National.

McIlroy new face of game, but don't compare to Tiger
McIlroy new face of game, but don't compare to Tiger

Major champion and former winning U.S. Ryder Cup captain Paul Azinger says Rory McIlroy has a winning personality and is becoming the face of golf, but should not be compared to the game`s latest king, Tiger Woods.

Tiger Woods confident of 2016 Ryder Cup spot, says captain Davis Love
Tiger Woods confident of 2016 Ryder Cup spot, says captain Davis Love

Former world number one Tiger Woods expects to be challenging for a place on the U.S. team for next year`s Ryder Cup, according to skipper Davis Love III.

Captain Darren Clarke vows to preserve true Ryder Cup spirit
Captain Darren Clarke vows to preserve true Ryder Cup spirit

Darren Clarke has pledged to do all he can to avoid some of the mistakes of the past when he captains Europe in the 2016 Ryder Cup in Minnesota.

Abu Dhabi crash will never happen again: Martin Kaymer
Abu Dhabi crash will never happen again: Martin Kaymer

Not many top-notch golfers could see anything positive in squandering a 10-stroke lead midway through the final round of a tournament but world number 12 Martin Kaymer is an exception to the rule.

US Ryder changes 'shrewd' move, says Europe's McGinley
US Ryder changes 'shrewd' move, says Europe's McGinley

Former European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley said on Thursday he thought recent changes the struggling United States side has made in their approach to the premier match play team event were "shrewd" moves.

Captaincy could boost my form on the fairways: Darren Clarke
Captaincy could boost my form on the fairways: Darren Clarke

Darren Clarke, who has missed the cut in five of his last seven European Tour outings, is hoping last week`s decision to install him as Europe`s 2016 Ryder Cup captain can have a galvanising effect on his performances.

Be your own man, McGinley tells new Europe captain Clarke
Be your own man, McGinley tells new Europe captain Clarke

Paul McGinley has urged his Ryder Cup successor Darren Clarke to `be your own man` when he captains Europe at Hazeltine, Minnesota next year.

Darren Clarke appointed Europe's Ryder Cup captain
Darren Clarke appointed Europe's Ryder Cup captain

Darren Clarke will captain holders Europe in the 2016 Ryder Cup match against the United States at Hazeltine, Minnesota, tour officials announced on Wednesday.

Darren Clarke set to be named Europe's Ryder Cup captain
Darren Clarke set to be named Europe's Ryder Cup captain

It would be a major surprise if anyone but former British Open champion Darren Clarke was appointed Europe`s new Ryder Cup captain on Wednesday.

Davis Love to return as US Ryder Cup captain: Report
Davis Love to return as US Ryder Cup captain: Report

Davis Love, who captained the US Ryder Cup team that lost a 2012 heartbreaker at Medinah, will return to guide the Americans against Europe in 2016, Golf Channel reported Monday.

Captain Paul McGinley's Ryder Cup mementos stolen in US
Captain Paul McGinley's Ryder Cup mementos stolen in US

Thieves have broken into Paul McGinley`s car and stolen Ryder Cup mementos the triumphant 2014 captain was planning to auction for charity, the San Francisco Chronicle has reported.

Ryder Cup duo Westwood, McDowell shine in Malaysia
Ryder Cup duo Westwood, McDowell shine in Malaysia

 Former world number one Lee Westwood made a good start to his Malaysian Open title defence on Thursday, sharing the first-round lead with Ryder Cup team mate Graeme McDowell on six-under-par 66.

Struggling Tiger Woods will be fine in the end, says Darren Clarke
Struggling Tiger Woods will be fine in the end, says Darren Clarke

People should not read too much into Tiger Woods’s disastrous performance at the Phoenix Open, according to his close friend and fellow former British Open champion Darren Clarke.

Rory McIlroy shoots 66 despite Dubai driving radar being off
Rory McIlroy shoots 66 despite Dubai driving radar being off

Rory McIlroy`s driving radar malfunctioned early in his opening round at the Dubai Desert Classic on Thursday but he showed why he is the world`s number one golfer by recovering to shoot a 66.

Darren Clarke vying with Miguel Jimenez for captain's role, say top duo
Darren Clarke vying with Miguel Jimenez for captain's role, say top duo

 The captain of the European side that will defend the Ryder Cup against the United States in Minnesota in 2016 will be Darren Clarke or Miguel Angel Jimenez, two stalwarts of the team said on Tuesday.

Rory McIlroy on board for potential history making season​
Rory McIlroy on board for potential history making season​

Rory McIlroy’s goals for 2015 are tucked away in his back pocket, scribbled on a boarding pass during a flight from Dublin to Dubai, and the world number one will not look at them again until his season is over in December. 

Ryder captain to be named inside six weeks: Paul McGinley
Ryder captain to be named inside six weeks: Paul McGinley

The captain of Europe`s 2016 Ryder Cup team will be decided by the middle of February, according to outgoing skipper Paul McGinley.