The tour’s flagship event which begins Thursday at the Wentworth Club’s West Course in Surrey, England, about 30 miles southwest of London.
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Players like Brooks Koepka and Peter Uihlein are using the European Tour as a way to gain experience, earn money and improve enough to eventually join the PGA Tour.
Fleetwood returns to the championship a different man, beaming with confidence and in full possession of his drive.
One of the leading female golfers of the 1960s and ’70s, she later became president of the Ladies Professional Golf Association.
Affordable housing advocates say Hong Kong needs the land that golf clubs use. But others say the city needs its golf courses to attract those who make the city a global financial hub.
A top golfer in the 1950s who had honed his game in the Bronx, he won at Augusta in 1957 after taking the P.G.A. Championship two years earlier.
Simpson’s 18-under 270 tied for lowest winner’s total since Greg Norman’s record 264 in 1994.
Woods recorded the best round of this year’s comeback from his latest back surgery and his lowest score ever in the Players Championship.
Simpson became the seventh player ever to shoot a 63 at the tournament, and he tied the 36-hole record, too. His 15-under 129 sent him into the weekend with a five-stroke lead.
Fighting to hold on to his world No. 1 ranking, Johnson opened with his strongest round ever at the Players, which has routinely vexed him.
A confrontation caught on video at a Pennsylvania golf course echoed other recent racially charged incidents involving businesses, black customers and the police.
Spieth’s furious charge came up short on Sunday, but he has established himself as a perennial story line at Augusta National.
Reed, 27, had never won a major before, and he had never finished in the top 20 at the Masters.
Less flamboyant, but no less determined, Fowler will seek his first victory in a major tournament on Sunday. He has been close before.
McIlroy posted a seven-under-par 65 on Saturday and ended the third round three strokes behind Reed, who has yet to win a major.
At Augusta National, caddies and players receive yardage books that provide rudimentary information compared with what is often available at other tournaments. So they have to fill in the blanks.
Reed shot a six-under-par 66 and held a two-stroke lead over Marc Leishman. Lurking behind them were eight major winners, while Tiger Woods barely made the cut.
Reed leads the field after the second round of the Masters. Tiger Woods played well enough to make the cut, but he’s 13 strokes off the lead.
Woods, appearing in his first major tournament since 2015, shot a one-over-par 73 that required him to repeatedly dig out of trouble.
Five straight birdies put Spieth in the lead. Tiger Woods, healthy again and playing well, finished an up-and-down round at 1-over par. Here’s what happened.