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Jordan Spieth confident after win as Masters looms
Jordan Spieth confident after win as Masters looms

Jordan Spieth enters the Texas Open off a victory at the Valspar Championship two weeks ago and a chance to better his 2014 runner-up Masters debut only two weeks away.

Tensions heating up between caddies and PGA
Tensions heating up between caddies and PGA

A rift between caddies for some of golf`s greatest players and US PGA Tour officials, which has resulted in a lawsuit by the bagmen, appears to be growing wider.

US confirms David Love as captain, more time for picks
US confirms David Love as captain, more time for picks

Davis Love was confirmed Tuesday as the United States team captain for the 2016 Ryder Cup and a new system allowing more weeks for captain`s picks was also unveiled.

Ex-pro says Tiger Woods enjoyed equipment edge in dominant 2000
Ex-pro says Tiger Woods enjoyed equipment edge in dominant 2000

Tiger Woods ruled golf in 2000 in a manner that may never be matched, but one of his peers may have an insight into one of the reasons for that dominance.

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.

USGA to launch US Senior Women`s Open in 2018
USGA to launch US Senior Women`s Open in 2018

The US Senior Women`s Open, a new championship for female golfers 50-and-over, will be launched in 2018, the US Golf Association (USGA) announced Saturday.

Tiger Woods pulls out of Torrey Pines after 11 holes
Tiger Woods pulls out of Torrey Pines after 11 holes

Former world number one Tiger Woods withdrew from the opening round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines on Thursday after 11 holes, having appeared to suffer discomfort with his back.

Tiger Woods in "official" slump as experts express mild surprise
Tiger Woods in "official" slump as experts express mild surprise

The worst round of Tiger Woods` professional career was a mild surprise rather than a complete shock to most golf insiders.

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.

Australian golfer Kel Nagle dies age 94
Australian golfer Kel Nagle dies age 94

Australia`s former British Open winner Kel Nagle died on Thursday, aged 94.

Victor Dubuisson's birdie bonanza signals return to form
Victor Dubuisson's birdie bonanza signals return to form

Victor Dubuisson shot a flawless eight-under 64 in the third round of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship on Saturday as the Frenchman appeared to have rediscovered his sparkling form of late 2014.

Rusty Rickie Fowler stays positive after Abu Dhabi toil
Rusty Rickie Fowler stays positive after Abu Dhabi toil

Rickie Fowler admitted he is struggling for rhythm after slumping to a third-round 73 at Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Saturday which left him among the tournament’s also-rans.

John Daly marks engagement with first win in 10 years
John Daly marks engagement with first win in 10 years

Colourful American golfer John Daly topped off a week in which he became engaged by winning his first title for 10 years on Saturday.

Jet-lagged Rory McIlroy in early Australian Open hunt
Jet-lagged Rory McIlroy in early Australian Open hunt

Jet-lagged Rory McIlroy believes his best is yet to come after opening with a two-under par round in defence of his Australian Open title in Sydney on Thursday.

Suzy Whaley voted first female PGA of America officer
Suzy Whaley voted first female PGA of America officer

Suzy Whaley, a former LPGA player who qualified and played in a 2003 men`s PGA event, was elected Saturday as the first woman officer in the PGA of America`s history.

Front-nine blitz puts Billy Hurley III on top at CIMB Classic
Front-nine blitz puts Billy Hurley III on top at CIMB Classic

American Billy Hurley III grabbed a two-shot halfway stage lead at the CIMB Classic after his front-nine birdie binge at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club on Friday.

McGladrey Classic: Svoboda, MacKenzie tied for lead
McGladrey Classic: Svoboda, MacKenzie tied for lead

Will MacKenzie posted a five-under 65 in the third round to move into a share of the lead at the PGA Tour`s McGladrey Classic on Saturday.

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.

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.