Rory McIlroy says majors more important than Olympic gold
Rory McIlroy says majors more important than Olympic gold

Golf is returning to the Olympics this August for the first time since 1904, although its inclusion has divided opinion with some players declaring it little more than an `exhibition` sport.

Anirban Lahiri finishes tied 34th, Rory McIlroy clinches third European Tour crown
Anirban Lahiri finishes tied 34th, Rory McIlroy clinches third European Tour crown

McIlroy accumulated a total of 21-under 267 (68-68-65-66).

Anirban Lahiri misses caddie, makes a disappointing start
Anirban Lahiri misses caddie, makes a disappointing start

Lahiri came back after a week's rest, having skipped the BMW Masters in Shanghai last week.

Thongchai Jaidee feels Asians will soon win a Major
Thongchai Jaidee feels Asians will soon win a Major

Thongchai feels optimistic about Asian Golfing future.

Jason Day dethrones Jordan Spieth as world's best golfer
Jason Day dethrones Jordan Spieth as world's best golfer

Jason Day has claimed world number one rank by surpassing Jordan Spieth.

Brendan Steele cards third round 69 to lead by one stroke at Frys.com Open
Brendan Steele cards third round 69 to lead by one stroke at Frys.com Open

Brendan Steele shot a three-under 69 to remain top of the leaderboard on Saturday.

Brendan Steele fires round of 63 to lead Frys.com Open.
Brendan Steele fires round of 63 to lead Frys.com Open.

Brendan Steele charged one stroke clear after the opening round of the Frys.com Open on Thursday (October 15), though golfing heavyweights Rory McIlroy and Justin Rose were among those in hot pursuit.

Rory McIlroy admits rivals' rise motivates him to improve game
Rory McIlroy admits rivals' rise motivates him to improve game

World number three golfer Rory McIlroy has admitted that he is motivated to improve his game after witnessing a rich vein of form displayed by his rivals Jordan Spieth and Jason Day in the just concluded 2015 season.

New Euro Tour chief hails great ambassador Rory McIlroy

New European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley has described four-times major winner Rory McIlroy as "a great ambassador for world golf".

Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy have shot at reclaiming golf number one spot
Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy have shot at reclaiming golf number one spot

Besides the $10 million playoff bonus prize on offer at this week`s season-ending Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club, the world number one ranking held by Australian Jason Day is also at stake.

Surging Jason Day hungry for wins
Surging Jason Day hungry for wins

Newly minted world number one Jason Day is on quite a ride, and the Aussie golfer isn`t planning to take his foot off the accelerator at the Tour Championship.

Rory McIlroy reflects on `disappointing` year
Rory McIlroy reflects on `disappointing` year

Rory McIlroy is looking forward to turning the page on a disappointing 2015 after wrapping up his season at the US PGA Tour Championship in Atlanta this week.

''Big Three'' set for BMW Championship battle
''Big Three'' set for BMW Championship battle

With the `Big Three` of Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Jason Day dominating golf at the top level, the latest chapter in their battle for supremacy will unfold at this week`s BMW Championship.

Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth keep 'to-and-fro' going in battle for No. 1
Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth keep 'to-and-fro' going in battle for No. 1

The back-and-forth between Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth at the top of the world rankings shows no sign of slowing down with a further change possible after this week`s BMW Championship in Lake Forest, Illinois.

Jordan Spieth to reclaim number one spot
Jordan Spieth to reclaim number one spot

Jordan Spieth will regain his number one spot when the next world golf rankings are released despite missing the cut at the Deutsche Bank Championship. 

Top trio of Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth, Jason Day battling for No. 1
Top trio of Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth, Jason Day battling for No. 1

Rory McIlroy is confident he can hold on to his world number one ranking at the Deutsche Bank Championship that tees off Friday, even with Jordan Spieth and Jason Day breathing down his neck.

Jordan Spieth loses top spot to Rory McIlroy in golf rankings
Jordan Spieth loses top spot to Rory McIlroy in golf rankings

Jordan Spieth dropped to the second spot in world golf rankings after the American missed the halfway cut in last week's The Barclays tournament, paving the way for Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy's return to the top spot.

Jordan Spieth to lose No. 1 ranking to Rory McIlroy after missed cut
Jordan Spieth to lose No. 1 ranking to Rory McIlroy after missed cut

Jordan Spieth`s first spell atop the world golf rankings proved short as the Masters and US Open champion missed the cut at the Barclays on Friday to hand the top spot back to Rory McIlroy.

Rusty Rory McIlroy struggles to build momentum
Rusty Rory McIlroy struggles to build momentum

Rory McIlroy made a dream start to the third round of the PGA Championship on Saturday, but then came the wake-up call.

Rory McIlroy says short game must improve
Rory McIlroy says short game must improve

Rory McIlroy couldn`t improve on his opening round 71 on Friday, but the world number one wasn`t giving up on his PGA Championship title defense.