McIlroy to play with Matsuyama and Rahm at Portstewart

Tournament host Rory McIlroy will play with world number two Hideki Matsuyama and Spaniard Jon Rahm in the first two rounds of this week's Irish Open. Japan's Matsuyama leapfrogged McIlroy in the rankings after finishing in a share of second...

Johnson poised to defend U.S. Open title

Unflappable Dustin Johnson, fresh from the birth of his second son on Monday, said he likes his game and the Erin Hills layout ahead of defence of his U.S. Open title starting on Thursday. Johnson's partner Paulina Gretzky and newborn...

Tiger Woods struggles to walk in video released by Florida police

Florida police have released some alarming footage of the arrest of Tiger Woods. The former world No 1 golfer appears dazed and confused and unable to follow simple instructions when he was apprehended for driving under the influence (DUI). He was...

Tiger Woods arrested for drinking and driving in Florida

Tiger Woods has been arrested in Florida on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to police. The 14-time Major winner was arrested at about 3am on Monday in a suburban area and taken to the Palm Beach County jail,...

Jaeger wins rain-shortened BMW Charity Pro-Am

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) -- Stephan Jaeger won the BMW Charity Pro-Am on Sunday for his second Web.com Tour victory when heavy rain washed out the final round. The 27-year-old German player shot a 7-under 65 on Saturday to reach 19-under...

Golfweek’s Best: Top 100 Classic Courses in USA

(Note: This list originally appeared in the April 10, 2017 issue of Golfweek.) Here is a list of the top 100 courses in the United State built before 1960 according to Golfweek's Raters, listed with the Golfweek Rater number, location,...

World No 1 Johnson plans to return next month after Masters mishap

WORLD NUMBER ONE Dustin Johnson will return to competition at the PGA Tour’s Wells Fargo Championship next month. Johnson, 32-year-old American, who missed the Masters because of a back injury, is set to play in the event from May 4-7...
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Dustin Johnson says he’ll make return at Wells Fargo Championship

In our last check-in with Dustin Johnson, the World No. 1 was recovering in Florida from his fall down a staircase prior to the Masters. Although Johnson was still sore, he was treating the injury with "active rest," which...
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Golf: Masters phone ban has fans dialled into the action

Georgia: If not for the modern clothing styles, photos of the lucky patrons attending the last round of the U.S. Masters on Sunday could be confused with ones from another era since no one will be holding up a...

Johnson pulls out of Masters, Fowler and Spieth among leaders

World golf number one Dustin Johnson pulled out of the U.S. Masters due to a back injury as windy conditions made scoring difficult and ensured a congested first-round leaderboard on Thursday. Johnson, the American favourite to win the title after...