Thongchai Jaidee on the move at French Open
Thongchai Jaidee on the move at French Open

Thai veteran Thongchai Jaidee made a stunning start to the third round of the French Open at Le Golf National on Saturday.

Graeme McDowell aiming for French Open hat-trick
Graeme McDowell aiming for French Open hat-trick

Graeme McDowell will target a rare European Tour hat-trick of title wins in the French Open played at Le National golf course near Versailles from Thursday.

Phil Mickelson tunes up for US Open tilt at St. Jude Classic
Phil Mickelson tunes up for US Open tilt at St. Jude Classic

Five-time major champion Phil Mickelson is among those tuning up this week at the PGA Tour`s St. Jude Classic in anticipation of the US Open next week.

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.

Jordan Spieth fires 62 to trail by two at Hilton Head
Jordan Spieth fires 62 to trail by two at Hilton Head

Jordan Spieth shook off the Masters hangover that hounded him during his opening round by firing a nine-under 62 on Friday to stand two shots off the pace early in the second round of the RBC Heritage in South Carolina.

Anirban Lahiri let down by triple bogey, tied 78th after Round 1
Anirban Lahiri let down by triple bogey, tied 78th after Round 1

 Anirban Lahiri put all that he had learnt at the Masters to good use by getting to the 18th tee in one-under for the round, before running into a back-breaking triple bogey in the first round of the RBC Heritage tournament, here on Friday.

McDowell takes share of Heritage lead
McDowell takes share of Heritage lead

Graeme McDowell and Matt Every posted matching 66s for a share of the lead while Masters champ Jordan Spieth struggled to a 74 in the first round of the PGA Tour`s Heritage event Thursday.

Anirban Lahiri fritters bright start, lies 16th after first round
Anirban Lahiri fritters bright start, lies 16th after first round

Anirban Lahiri frittered away a great start at five-under through 13 holes, before a lapse in concentration saw him drop as many as three shots over next four holes to finish at two-under 70, that still placed him tied 16th after the first day at the USD 3 million Maybank Malaysian Open here on Thursday.

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.

Lee Westwood feels at home for Malaysian Open defence
Lee Westwood feels at home for Malaysian Open defence

Defending champion Lee Westwood will be shooting for a third Malaysian Open title this week to extend his strong record in Asia, which has come to feel like home for the Englishman.

Anirban Lahiri ready for Malaysian Open
Anirban Lahiri ready for Malaysian Open

 Anirban Lahiri was "scared" when he made his Maybank Malaysian Open debut five years ago but the star Indian golfer tees up at the Asian Tour’s season-opening $3 million showpiece Thursday as one of the top contenders at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club's West course.

Rory McIlroy surges ahead in Dubai with flawless 64
Rory McIlroy surges ahead in Dubai with flawless 64

World number one Rory McIlroy stormed into a one-shot lead in the Dubai Desert Classic with a sparkling second-round 64 on Friday.

New putting grip helps Chris Kirk sign off with a 62
New putting grip helps Chris Kirk sign off with a 62

Chris Kirk ended a roller-coaster week at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions in record-equalling style, profiting from a new putting grip as he fired a sizzling 11-under-par 62 in Monday`s final round.

Graeme McDowell, Ian Poulter angry at `ridiculous` pace of play
Graeme McDowell, Ian Poulter angry at `ridiculous` pace of play

Graeme McDowell lashed the snail-like pace of play Saturday at the WGC-HSBC Champions as "ridiculous" after a third round of one-under-par 71 reduced his lead to a single shot.

Anirban Lahiri struggles to 74, slips to tied 34th
Anirban Lahiri struggles to 74, slips to tied 34th

It was once again a struggle for Anirban Lahiri as he laboured to a two-over 74 and slipped to tied 34th, down from overnight 27th, at the WGC-HSBC Champions golf at the Sheshan International Golf Club.

Graeme McDowell hits another 67 to extend WGC lead to three
Graeme McDowell hits another 67 to extend WGC lead to three

Northern Irishman Graeme McDowell continued to revel on a tough course set-up as he extended his lead to three strokes over Ryder Cup team-mate Ian Poulter after the second round of the $8.5 million WGC-HSBC Champions tournament on Friday.

Bubba takes Reed under wing after foul-mouthed outburst
Bubba takes Reed under wing after foul-mouthed outburst

Double Masters champion Bubba Watson revealed he put a comforting arm round American Patrick Reed`s shoulder, before shooting a sparkling second-round 67 Friday at the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.

Players call for Tour shake-up after George O`Grady steps down
Players call for Tour shake-up after George O`Grady steps down

Senior players at the WGC-HSBC Champions this week have suggested it`s time for the European Tour to move in a new direction following the news that CEO George O`Grady is to step down.

Patrick Reed apologises after WGC-HSBC outburst
Patrick Reed apologises after WGC-HSBC outburst

US Ryder Cup star Patrick Reed has apologised after a foul-mouthed outburst on the opening day of the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.

Anirban Lahiri stays positive despite opening 74 at WGC-HSBC Champions
Anirban Lahiri stays positive despite opening 74 at WGC-HSBC Champions

A double bogey at the fag end saw Anirban Lahiri turn in a disappointing two-over 74 in the opening round and be tied 42nd at the USD 8.5 million WGC-HSBC Champions here on Thursday.