Flamboyant Spaniard Miguel Angel Jimenez was involved in a dramatic on-course confrontation with Keegan Bradley as tempers flared in their dead rubber at the WGC-Championship Match Play Friday in California.
Masters champion Jordan Spieth was sent crashing out of the $9.25 million WGC-Championship Match Play on Friday after England`s Lee Westwood held his nerve to win a thrilling duel and clinch a place in the last 16.
Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri came within a whisker of pulling off a second upset in as many day before World No. 6 and Masters runner-up Justin Rose produced two great shots to first even the match on the 18th and then birdied the first play-off hole to keep his hopes alive at the WGC Match Play event here on Friday.
Anirban Lahiri indicated he is ready to make his presence felt at the highest levels, as he made a sensational debut at the WGC-Cadillac Match Play, beating higher-ranked Ryan Palmer of the US comprehensively for a 4&2 win in Group 6.
Before the emergence of Tiger Woods, there was another name which shone brightly in the golf world. One of the most successful African-American golf player, Calvin Peete died Wednesday, aged 71 in hospital in Atlanta, Georgia.