Stricken Brooks Koepka recovers from dodgy burger with 68 in Dubai
Stricken Brooks Koepka recovers from dodgy burger with 68 in Dubai

American Brooks Koepka bounced back with a four-under-par second round 68 at the DP World Tour Championship on Friday after severe food poisoning led to him carding an opening 78 at the season-ending Dubai event.

Brooks Koepka lands first big win by outduelling Ian Poulter
Brooks Koepka lands first big win by outduelling Ian Poulter

Young American Brooks Koepka looked as cool as a cucumber as he won a battle royal with Ian Poulter to claim the first regular tour victory of his career at the $7 million Turkish Airlines Open on Sunday.

Ian Poulter leads by six in Turkey
Ian Poulter leads by six in Turkey

Ian Poulter fired a 66 to open up a six shot lead after completion of the rain-delayed second round of the Turkish Airlines Open in Belek on Saturday morning.

Young French musketeer Victor Dubuisson bloodied but unbowed
Young French musketeer Victor Dubuisson bloodied but unbowed

Defending champion Victor Dubuisson felt bruised and most certainly bloodied during the second round of the $7 million Turkish Airlines Open on Friday.

Ian Poulter leads as wild weather stops play in Turkey
Ian Poulter leads as wild weather stops play in Turkey

Britain`s Ian Poulter was leading the way when a thunderstorm caused play to be suspended midway through the second round of the $7 million Turkish Airlines Open on Friday.

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.

Ted Bishop firing backed for "lil girl" Ian Poulter row
Ted Bishop firing backed for "lil girl" Ian Poulter row

PGA commissioner Tim Finchem and the LPGA both came out solidly Saturday in support of the firing of Ted Bishop as PGA of America president after "inappropriate" remarks on Twitter.

PGA president Ted Bishop sacked over Poulter `lil girl` jibe
PGA president Ted Bishop sacked over Poulter `lil girl` jibe

Ted Bishop has been sacked as president of the PGA of America, less than a day after he called Ian Poulter a "lil girl" on Twitter.

Golfers weigh in on Bishop-Poulter spat

Disparaging comments made by the PGA of America president on social media networks at the expense of Ian Poulter sparked instant debate in the golfing world on Friday, reactions ranging from "disappointing" to "just unfortunate".

Ian Poulter slams Tom Watson's 'astonishing' Ryder Cup decisions in new book
Ian Poulter slams Tom Watson's 'astonishing' Ryder Cup decisions in new book

 England golfer Ian Poulter has said that United States captain Tom Watson's decisions in the Ryder Cup were astonishing.

Faldo has lost respect of European players, says Poulter
Faldo has lost respect of European players, says Poulter

Nick Faldo has lost the respect of Europe`s leading golfers after calling Sergio Garcia "useless" during their Ryder Cup victory over the United States at Gleneagles, Europe`s talisman Ian Poulter has said in his autobiography.

Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter jump 2-up on US pair at Ryder Cup
Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter jump 2-up on US pair at Ryder Cup

Rory McIlroy birdied the eighth and ninth holes to put himself and Ian Poulter 2-up over Rickie Fowler and Jimmy Walker at the turn in Saturday`s fourth Ryder Cup fourballs match.

Rickie Fowler hunts first Cup win but Rory McIlroy in his way
Rickie Fowler hunts first Cup win but Rory McIlroy in his way

Europe`s Rory McIlroy and American Rickie Fowler, two of golf`s top young stars, teed off against each other in Saturday`s fourth and final Ryder Cup morning fourballs match at Gleneagles.

US youngsters Spieth, Reed silence Europe's Ryder Cup wizard
US youngsters Spieth, Reed silence Europe's Ryder Cup wizard

American rookies Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed, the youngest ever Ryder Cup pairing, came through in flying colours with a crushing win in Friday`s opening session against Europe.

Ryder Cup: Rory McIlroy therapy for ailing Poulter

Europe captain Paul McGinley has paired deflated Ryder Cup hero Ian Poulter with world number one Rory McIlroy for Saturday morning`s fourballs as a therapy to restore his confidence.

Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed win for USA
Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed win for USA

American debutants Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed crushed Stephen Gallacher and Ian Poulter 5 and 4 in the third of the Ryder Cup`s four opening fourballs at Gleneagles on Friday.

Martin Kaymer, Thomas Bjorn open Ryder Cup match with Rickie Fowler, Jimmy Walker
Martin Kaymer, Thomas Bjorn open Ryder Cup match with Rickie Fowler, Jimmy Walker

Reigning US Open champion Martin Kaymer of Germany and Thomas Bjorn teed off for Europe in Friday morning`s second Ryder Cup fourballs match against Americans Rickie Fowler and Jimmy Walker.

Ryder Cup rookies in at deep end for fourball openers
Ryder Cup rookies in at deep end for fourball openers

American captain Tom Watson has rolled the dice for Friday`s opening salvos at the Ryder Cup by teaming rookies Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed together and throwing Jimmy Walker into the fray for the morning fourballs.

I'm not the big dog, I'm just having fun, says Bubba Watson
I'm not the big dog, I'm just having fun, says Bubba Watson

Bubba Watson played down his newly-acquired "big dog" epithet on Tuesday and said he was ready to curb his exuberance if he felt it could help his American team deal with what is likely to be a red-hot Ryder Cup atmosphere this week.

Westwood, Poulter and Gallacher get Ryder Cup call ups
Westwood, Poulter and Gallacher get Ryder Cup call ups

Europe`s Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley on Tuesday made his three wildcard picks for Gleneagles, selecting Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter and Stephen Gallacher.