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Tiger Woods clears air with Patrick Reed over Ryder Cup comments

Tiger Woods and Patrick Reed could yet team up at the Presidents Cup, with the former hoping to compete as a playing captain.

Nov 30, 2018, 13:15 PM IST

Masters champion Patrick Reed plans to keep on 'grinding'

Reed has had two weeks off since his victory at Augusta National, a relatively long break for one of the most frequent competitors among the game`s very elite, and he has not forgotten what got him to the pinnacle.

Apr 26, 2018, 08:52 AM IST

Golf: Finau battles through pain to stay in Masters contention

American Tony Finau kept his name high up on the leaderboard after the second round of the Masters on Friday, despite battling through the pain barrier of playing with a heavily taped left ankle.

Apr 07, 2018, 08:51 AM IST

Rory McIlroy leads with Matt Kuchar in second round of Augusta National

Seventh-ranked McIlroy answered an opening three-putt bogey with birdies at the par-5 second and par-4 third to stand on 4-under with Kuchar, who opened with four pars.

Apr 06, 2018, 21:49 PM IST

McIlroy starts well at Augusta as other favourites struggle

The past 12 champions at the U.S. Masters have all shot 71 or better in the first round, which is good news for Rory McIlroy and Phil Mickelson, not so much for some of the other favourites.

Apr 06, 2018, 08:23 AM IST

Golf: Tiger proud of salvaging round in Masters return

Tiger Woods, competing in his first major since the 2015 PGA Championship, received standing ovations from patrons at the driving range.

Apr 06, 2018, 06:40 AM IST

Golf: China's Li Haotong makes strong start on Masters debut

The 22-year-old Chinese Golfer fell in love with the Masters through watching midnight telecasts back home as a child.

Apr 06, 2018, 06:36 AM IST

Two-times major winner O'Meara likely to play his last Masters

Mark O`Meara will "more than likely" to play his last US Masters on Friday.

Apr 06, 2018, 06:33 AM IST

US Masters: Tiger Woods issues warning shot to rivals

Woods, who has missed three of the previous four Masters due to back problems, called himself a "walking miracle" and said he is feeling the best he has in "seven, eight years" heading into Thursday`s opening round.

Apr 04, 2018, 08:58 AM IST

Shubhankar Sharma hopes to inspire India's next generation with Augusta masterclass

By his own admission Shubhankar Sharma's first appearance at a major is ahead of schedule and the Indian golfer is hoping a strong showing at this week's U.S. Masters will help inspire more youngsters to take up the sport back home.

Apr 03, 2018, 23:36 PM IST

Golf: With Tiger Woods's return, Masters will be more than a one-man show

Woods will attract the most attention, at least for the first two rounds, but Justin Thomas, Justin Rose and Rory McIlroy loom as the players to beat among the many who are peaking at just the right time.

Apr 03, 2018, 10:23 AM IST

Tiger Woods favoured, but history against Augusta victory

Tiger Woods's odds of winning the Masters have shrunk with every birdie of his 2018 comeback campaign, but in reality the 42-year-old superstar faces a daunting task in his bid to add a 15th major title to his resume a decade after his last Grand Slam victory.

Mar 30, 2018, 10:21 AM IST

Left wrist injury forces Brooks Koepka out of US Masters

While Koepka will miss the first major of the year, Martin Kaymer is all systems go for Augusta after recovering from a wrist injury.

Mar 30, 2018, 08:53 AM IST

Rory McIlroy hopes to carry winning form to Augusta Masters

McIlroy entered last week`s tournament in patchy form after missing the cut in two of his four PGA Tour starts this year but the 28-year-old produced a spectacular final round at the Bay Hill Golf Club to win a first title since 2016.

Mar 21, 2018, 12:22 PM IST

Shubhankar Sharma accepts US Masters golf invite

India's Shubhankar Sharma, fresh off an impressive outing in his PGA Tour debut that made the golfing world take notice, has accepted an invitation to compete in next month's U.S. Masters, the tournament said on Tuesday.

Mar 06, 2018, 23:04 PM IST

US Masters: Spain's Sergio Garcia finally proves his majors mettle with memorable triumph

Considered by many to likely become the primary rival of Tiger Woods, Garcia developed a reputation for struggling in the biggest moments.

Apr 10, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

Former world number one Luke Donald considered quitting golf after confidence crisis

The 38-year-old Englishman topped the rankings in August 2012 but missed out on the 2014 European Ryder Cup team amid a downward slide which coincided with a change of coach.

Jan 11, 2016, 00:15 AM IST

British Open likely to flourish even if Rory McIlroy sits it out

The ankle ligament injury sustained by world number one Rory McIlroy may have golf fretting about his participation at the British Open but there is little doubt the sport is bigger than one player - no matter how talented.

Jul 07, 2015, 20:48 PM IST

Jordan Spieth hopes Rory McIlroy can recover for British Open showdown

Double major winner Jordan Spieth believes defending champion Rory McIlroy`s potential absence from the British Open through injury would "dampen" the occasion.

Jul 07, 2015, 17:29 PM IST

Anirban Lahiri set to tee off at PLAYERS Championship

Anirban Lahiri achieves another first for himself this week as he makes his debut at the Players Championships in Ponte Vedra at the famous TPC Sawgrass, here on Thursday.

May 07, 2015, 17:14 PM IST