Players Championship

Rory McIlroy wins Players Championship by one stroke in Florida

Mcllroy finished at 16-under 272 to edge American Jim Furyk, who with a gimme birdie at the final hole threatened to become the event's oldest winner at the age of 48.

Mar 18, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

Players Championship: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri misses cut as Europeans dominate leaderboard

Lahiri registered a tally of 76 in the third round and was tied 74th before exiting after the third round. The cut now leaves 73 players for the final round.

Mar 17, 2019, 10:02 AM IST

Players Championship: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri crosses first hurdle amid European dominance

Lahiri added a one-under 71 to his first round 70, getting to three-under 141.

Mar 16, 2019, 11:00 AM IST

Players Championship: Golfer Rory McIlroy ties with Tommy Fleetwood for 3-stroke halfway lead

McIlroy eagled the par-five 16th and added a birdie for good measure at the par-three 17th for a second-round seven-under-par 65 at TPC Sawgrass.

Mar 16, 2019, 08:41 AM IST

Tiger Woods in a tight spot after disastrous quadruple bogey

Woods was sailing along smoothly, within striking distance of the lead, when he arrived at the 146-yard par-three hole with its distinctive island green.

Mar 16, 2019, 07:17 AM IST

Tommy Fleetwood grabs clubhouse lead in 1st round of Players Championship

The Englishman piled up six birdies on the more difficult front nine to set a cracking pace with a bogey-free seven-under-par 65 in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Mar 15, 2019, 07:22 AM IST

Tiger Woods says he feels good on arrival at Players Championship in Florida

Woods pulled out of last week's Arnold Palmer Invitational citing a neck strain, which raised the possibility that he might also miss the PGA Tour's flagship event.

Mar 12, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

Dustin Johnson takes early lead at Players Championship golf

Johnson notched six birdies at TPC Sawgrass to join fellow American Webb Simpson and Swede Alex Noren as clubhouse leaders on six-under-par 66.

May 11, 2018, 12:15 PM IST

Win boosts Rickie Fowler`s confidence in major title hunt

Rickie Fowler has jumped to a career-best fourth in the world rankings after his fourth victory in the past nine months.

Feb 04, 2016, 15:15 PM IST

Tiger Woods rallies after awful start to open Memorial with 73

Only a late-round rally lifted Tiger Woods to one-over par 73 that left the former world number-one feeling "beat up" after the first round of the Memorial on Thursday.

Jun 05, 2015, 06:23 AM IST

Players Championship win thrusts Rickie Fowler into major conversation

Rickie Fowler`s stunning victory at the $10 million Players Championship was unquestionably the perfect riposte to any criticism of his perceived inability to close out tournament wins.

May 12, 2015, 08:58 AM IST

Tiger Woods endures ''mixed bag'' in trying week of play

Tiger Woods completed four rounds in back-to-back tournaments for the first time in 18 months but the former world number one will continue his drop in the rankings after the Players Championship.

May 11, 2015, 11:20 AM IST

Chris Kirk tops crowded Players leaderboard

Chris Kirk finished strong to grab a one-shot lead on Saturday after three rounds of the US PGA Tour`s $10 million Players Championship.

May 10, 2015, 09:12 AM IST

Americans Na, Kelly share lead at Players Championship

Kevin Na had an adventurous second round, offsetting three bogeys with a half dozen birdies for a three-under 63 Friday to grab a share of the lead at the Players Championship.

May 09, 2015, 08:32 AM IST

Anirban Lahiri fights on back nine in PLAYERS Championship

Anirban Lahiri managed to get the hang of the tough TPC Sawgrass only on the back nine but by then he had already dropped enough shots to fall back in the first round on day one of the USD 10 million PLAYERS Championship here.

May 08, 2015, 19:30 PM IST

Tiger Woods delivers highlight shot in opening round

With his feet positioned near wooden planks and his ball resting on the fringe at the treacherous island green, Tiger Woods tried to decide between bellying his sand wedge and toeing his putter.

May 08, 2015, 13:26 PM IST

Hideki Matsuyama leads, Rory McIlroy two back at Players Championship

Rory McIlroy outplayed Jordan Spieth in a duel between the world`s two top-ranked players, but another young gun stole the show with the clubhouse lead during the opening round of the Players Championship on Thursday.

May 08, 2015, 08:30 AM IST

Rory McIlroy plays down rivalry with Masters champion Jordan Spieth

World number one Rory McIlroy and second-ranked Jordan Spieth talked down their budding rivalry as the pair took differing approaches to the $10 million Players Championship on Wednesday.

May 07, 2015, 09:18 AM IST

Tiger Woods endures ''brutal'' stretch ahead of Players Championship

Tiger Woods admitted on Tuesday to sleepless nights in the lead-up to this week`s Players Championship as he wrestles with the anniversary of his father`s death and recent breakup with Lindsey Vonn.

May 06, 2015, 06:30 AM IST

Tiger Woods adds five more tournaments to schedule

Tiger Woods firmed up his upcoming playing plans on Wednesday by committing to five tournaments: the U.S. Open, British Open, Memorial tournament, Greenbrier Classic and Quicken Loans National.

Apr 30, 2015, 09:44 AM IST