When the USGA and R&A settle the anchoring debate, don't expect the decision to come down to a popularity contest. In fact, it's fair to anticipate the proposed ban taking effect.
South Africa’s Justin Harding is one of three players who will be making their debuts in The Open Championship at Muirfield.
Reeve Whitson claims the Spanish Amateur crown with a 4-and-3 win over Neil Raymond, perhaps working toward playing in the Walker Cup for the Great Britain & Ireland team.
While his winless streak didn't come to an end, Paul Casey's fifth-place finish in Australia is another sign that the Englishman might be headed in the right direction.
If you wanted to know why the Official World Golf Ranking has taken on such a cosmopolitan look since its inception in 1986, then the recent Portuguese Amateur Championship may provide a clue.
Hopefully, Martin Kaymer now will get the respect he truly deserves.
Bob Knott, a champion golfer and international course designer, has died. He was 65.
Matteo Manassero’s meteoric rise to prominence reached another level this week at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
Just as well the Walker Cup is not played on paper.
Toru Taniguchi of Japan has withdrawn from the Match Play Championship next week because of a neck injury, putting Henrik Stenson in the 64-man field.
Indian golfers account for just under a quarter of the field in this week’s Avantha Masters. If you were looking for signs of where future Asian major winners might come from, then that stat should give you a clue.
Needing just 2½ points Sunday, Asia looked like a sure bet to claim the Royal Trophy. But captain Colin Montgomerie's Europeans dominated singles matchplay again.
Needing just 2½ points Sunday, Asia looked like a sure bet to claim the Royal Trophy. But reminiscent of the Ryder Cup, captain Colin Montgomerie's Europeans dominated singles match play to steal the victory.
No doubt many young players are starting the 2011 European Tour with much excitement mixed with trepidation.
Matteo Manassero and Ryo Ishikawa may live on different continents, but the teens already have formed a bond, on-and-off the course. The 17-year-old Italian and the 19-year-old Japanese met in September at the HSBC Champions.
I’ve been conducting a secret poll for the last year or so among the guys with whom I regularly play golf. My findings confirm what I’ve long suspected – there are too many tournaments on the European and PGA Tour circuits.
Only one thing can stop Jose Maria Olazabal from becoming the next European Ryder Cup captain: the man himself.
Jose Maria Olazabal is enticed by the possibility of replacing Colin Montgomerie as Europe’s Ryder Cup captain, although a big concern remains.
In a riveting finale, the 38th Ryder Cup came down to the last match. And when Graeme McDowell endured the crucible of competition known as golf’s greatest event and defeated Hunter Mahan, a familiar refrain rang through the valley: “Olé, Olé, Olé!”
Europe won the Ryder Cup on Monday in a thriller that went down to the final match. It was the closest Ryder Cup since 1999.
Alex Miceli and Alistair Tait discuss Louis Oosthuizen's final-round performance at the British Open, where the unheralded South African romped to a seven-shot victory at St. Andrews.
Jeff Rude strolls the most famous corner in St. Andrews, and arguably in golf.
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