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Golf: Ian Poulter wins Houston Open to punch ticket to Masters

Ian Poulter dramatically earned the final Masters invitation, defeating American tour rookie Beau Hossler at the first extra playoff hole to capture the Houston Open on Sunday.

Apr 02, 2018, 08:30 AM IST

Golf: Ian Poulter shares lead in Houston Open, keeps Masters hopes alive

Poulter followed an opening-round 73 that had him packing his bags in anticipation of a missed cut with rounds of 64 and 65 to reach 14-under 202 at the Golf Club of Houston.

Apr 01, 2018, 10:45 AM IST

Shubhankar Sharma misses putts and cut at Houston Open

Indian golfer Shubhankar Sharma missed a lot of makeable putts on the second day to miss the cut at the Houston Open but took a lot of positives as he got into 'Masters' mode a week ahead of the year's first Major.

Mar 31, 2018, 16:28 PM IST

Disappointing start for Shubhankar Sharma at Houston Open

Starting from the tenth he was two-under through the opening nine but then bogeyed second and then had three in a row from fifth to seventh to fall to 2-over.

Mar 30, 2018, 13:48 PM IST

Sam Ryder cards 8-under to take first round lead at Houston Open

Kevin Tway and Lucas Glover held the clubhouse lead on seven-under 65, while Beau Hossler was also seven-under after 16 holes.

Mar 30, 2018, 10:32 AM IST

J.B. Holmes wins Houston Open in playoff

J.B. Holmes fashioned an electrifying final round, then held on to win the Houston Open in a three-way playoff Sunday for a perfect final preparation for next week`s Masters.

Apr 06, 2015, 09:09 AM IST

Jordan Spieth continues brilliant form to grab Houston Open lead

With another crack at the Masters looming, rising US star Jordan Spieth fired a five-under par 67 on Saturday to grab a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the Houston Open.

Apr 05, 2015, 08:46 AM IST

Phil Mickelson not surprised Tiger Woods will play Masters

Phil Mickelson is not surprised Tiger Woods has decided to play in next week`s Masters and expects the former world number one to have fixed the issues with his short game.

Apr 04, 2015, 10:49 AM IST

Birdie binge lifts Andrew Putnam past Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson, tuning up for a run at a fourth Masters title, had seven birdies on Friday but settled for a share of second place behind Andrew Putnam after two rounds of the Houston Open.

Apr 04, 2015, 09:09 AM IST

Phil Mickelson makes solid start in final Masters tune-up

Three-times Masters champion Phil Mickelson looked sharp in his preparation for next week`s season-opening major by firing a six-under-par 66 to join the first-round leaderboard at the Houston Open

Apr 03, 2015, 08:54 AM IST

Tiger Woods skips Houston Open as Masters doubts spiral

As speculation mounts over whether Tiger Woods will compete at the Masters, the former world number one has spurned the chance to play in next week`s Houston Open, the final PGA Tour event before t

Mar 28, 2015, 11:46 AM IST

Golfer Anirban Lahiri to prepare for Masters at Houston Open

Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri has received a sponsor’s invitation to compete at the Houston Open, which is a boost to his Masters Tournament preparation next month.

Mar 19, 2015, 12:12 PM IST

Scott tees it up as number one at Colonial

Australia`s Adam Scott tees it up at the US PGA Tour`s Colonial this week still getting used to his status as the world`s top-ranked golfer.

May 22, 2014, 09:37 AM IST

Kuchar wins Heritage with dramatic final birdie

Matt Kuchar holed out from a bunker at the final hole on Sunday to win the US PGA Tour`s Heritage and hand Luke Donald another Harbour Town disappointment.

Apr 21, 2014, 09:05 AM IST

Lefty feels `nervous` ahead of Masters bid

Playing in the Masters has always been an electrifying experience for Phil Mickelson and this week is no different for the American, even though he is "nervous" about his title bid after recent health concerns.

Apr 09, 2014, 09:04 AM IST

Jones chips in to win title, claim Masters` spot

Australia`s Matt Jones chipped in from rough on the first playoff hole to win the PGA Tour`s Houston Open title and claim the final spot in the Masters on Sunday.

Apr 07, 2014, 15:06 PM IST

Kuchar leads by four going into Houston Open final round

Sergio Garcia faltered as Matt Kuchar took command of the Houston Open with a four-stroke lead after the third round on Saturday.

Apr 06, 2014, 11:56 AM IST

Matt Kuchar grabs four-shot Houston Open lead

Matt Kuchar fired a four-under par 68 on Saturday to take a four-shot lead into the final round of the US PGA Tour Houston Open, last warm-up for the Masters.

Apr 06, 2014, 09:39 AM IST

Houston Open: Sergio Garcia grabs second-round lead

Spain`s Sergio Garcia had five birdies and an eagle en route to a seven-under 65 on Friday to vault into a one-shot lead after the second round of the Houston Open.

Apr 05, 2014, 09:09 AM IST

Phil Mickelson shrugs off injury concern before Masters

Phil Mickelson dispelled any lingering doubts about his health ahead of the Masters when he carded an impressive four-under-par 68 in the opening round of the Houston Open on Thursday.

Apr 04, 2014, 09:57 AM IST