Rigel Fernandes top Indian at 10th, Udayan Mane slips in Asia-Pacific golf
Rigel Fernandes top Indian at 10th, Udayan Mane slips in Asia-Pacific golf

A highly eventful round with six each of birdies, pars and bogeys saw 18-year-old Mangalore-born but US-based Rigel Fernandes emerge as the top Indian at the end of the third round of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championships.

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.

Rahil Gangjee tied 11th at midway stage in Taipei Masters
Rahil Gangjee tied 11th at midway stage in Taipei Masters

On a rather windy day, Rahil Gangjee (71) rode on three birdies on the front nine to move into tied 11th position at the end of the halfway stage of the USD650,000 Mercuries Taiwan Masters here on Friday.

Marc Warren sees off Bradley Dredge to win Denmark Open

Scotland`s Marc Warren won his third European Tour title on Sunday when he clinched the Denmark Open by two shots from Welsh veteran Bradley Dredge.

Coach salutes Molinari`s sweet 65 at Wentworth

Francesco Molinari`s long-time coach Denis Pugh looked like the cat who devoured the cream on Saturday after the Italian produced one of the best performances of his career.

All three Indians crash out from BMW PGA Championships

A disastrous finish saw Indian golfer Shiv Kapur crash from a decent position to out of the tournament as he ended the second round with a seven-over 79 at the BMW PGA Championship here.

Pieters pounces as Jimenez slips up at Spanish Open

Belgium`s Thomas Pieters carved out a two-shot lead after three rounds of the Spanish Open on Saturday after veteran home star Miguel Angel Jimenez suffered a late mini-collapse.

Weather delay halts Kaymer`s Players pursuit

Martin Kaymer`s pursuit of the US PGA Tour`s prestigious Players Championship title was slowed by a weather delay on Sunday.

Cool Kaymer maintains lead at Players Championship

Ice-cool Martin Kaymer produced a controlled display to stay in front of the chasing pack at the Players Championship on Friday, but American Jordan Spieth was in hot pursuit just one shot behind.

Wie`s win snaps LPGA title drought

American Michelle Wie won her first LPGA title since 2010 on Saturday, firing five-under par 67 for a two-shot victory in the Lotte Championship.

Lee Westwood clinches first-round lead at 2.75 mln-dollar Malaysian Open

British golf ace Lee Westwood has surged to a first-round lead of the Malaysian Open on Thursday with a seven-under par 65, maintaining his solid performance from last week`s US Masters.

Leishman makes early charge at Masters

Australia`s Marc Leishman opened with three birdies Friday to seize the early second-round lead at the 78th Masters with major winners Bubba Watson and Louis Oosthuizen in hot pursuit.

Nine birdies give Matthew Nixon Cadiz Open lead

England`s Matthew Nixon fired nine birdies to clinch a one-shot lead on eight under par after three rounds of the Cadiz Open on Saturday.

Matt Kuchar grabs four-shot Houston Open lead

Matt Kuchar fired a four-under par 68 on Saturday to take a four-shot lead into the final round of the US PGA Tour Houston Open, last warm-up for the Masters.

Aussie Webb rallies to claim Founders Cup

Karrie Webb rolled in a half dozen birdies on her final eight holes as she came from behind to capture the LPGA Tour`s Founders Cup on Sunday.

Webb edges Choi to win Aussie Open

Karrie Webb edged South Korea`s Chella Choi in a "nerve-racking" battle to win her fifth Women`s Australian Open and 40th tour title Sunday with a 12-under-par.

Lowly American Hahn fires 61 for Africa Open lead

American John Hahn mocked his world golf ranking of 881 by firing a 61 Friday for a two-shot halfway lead in the Africa Open.

Choi blitzes course record to lead Aussie Open

South Korea`s Chella Choi smashed the course record with 10-under-par 62 on Saturday as she seized the Women`s Australian Open joint lead alongside exciting 17-year-old amateur Minjee Lee.

Bhullar, Kapur slip to tied 24th at Qatar Masters

Gaganjeet Bhullar suffered finishing blues, while Shiv Kapur endured a mid-round collapse as both the Indian golfers finished at tied 24th place after the third round of Commercial Bank Qatar Masters here Friday.

American Reed sizzles in California desert

Patrick Reed made up for some wayward driving with a sizzling putting display in dazzling sunshine to charge into a one-shot lead in Thursday`s opening round of the $5.7 million Humana Challenge at La Quinta, California.