Darren Clarke

British Open players remember Bob Torrance

What did Bob Torrance mean to golf? The black ribbons on the hats of competitors in the 143rd Open Championship said it all.

Clarke hits this British Open much thinner

Darren Clarke is about 50 pounds lighter than he was at last year's British Open -- and says he needed seven months of adjustments to get used to added clubhead speed.

Notes: Furyk fine after break; Clarke content; more

A break in Utah and Paris in recent weeks with his wife and kids seems to suit Jim Furyk, judging by his first-round 68 at the 2014 British Open.

PHOTOS: Equipment on the range at U.S. Open

Our David Dusek takes you onto the range to get a look at the newest equipment in play at the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2.

5 Things: Poulter frustrated; par 3 unbeaten; more

Difficulties during the third round left Ian Poulter, Steve Stricker, Bill Haas and Darren Clarke searching for answers – not to mention the entire Masters field at the day's unbeatable hole. Here are 5 Things to know from Augusta.

Darren Clarke (chest) WDs from Northern Trust Open

Darren Clarke was disappointed with his 7-over 78 in Thursday’s first round of the Northern Trust Open. But he was more disappointed with the fact that he had to withdraw due to a continuing muscle issue in his chest.

Darren Clarke, 45, set for PGA Tour return

Add Darren Clarke to the list of international players who have recently taken up membership on the PGA Tour.

Claret Jug gets a workout in trip around the world

It seems that even the Claret Jug might need a bit of a break -- and maybe a polish or two -- after a trip around the globe.

Clarke, Olazabal hit Castle Stuart range early

The range at Castle Stuart was not a bustling one on Monday morning, but interestingly two headliners -- Darren Clarke and Jose Maria Olazabal -- were out working on their games, both trying to find something for this week and next.

Clarke returns Claret Jug; will his game return too?

Maybe now that Darren Clarke has relinquished the old Claret Jug he can get on with the rest of his career.

Clarke out of U.S. Open due to groin injury

British Open champion Darren Clarke has withdrawn from next month's U.S. Open in San Francisco because of a groin injury.

Darren Clarke gets married on Bahamian beach

British Open champion Darren Clarke has married his fiancee Alison Campbell in a small beach wedding in the Bahamas.

Tait: Europe's biggest underachievers, overachievers

Robert Rock is the epitome of an overachiever, but he isn't alone. And there are plenty of Euro golfers who have underachieved. Who makes Alistair Tait's top-5 list? You might be surprised.

Clarke, Els and Harrington to play Golf Champions

Major winners Darren Clarke, Ernie Els and Padraig Harrington will play the European Tour's Volvo Golf Champions event this month at South Africa's Fancourt links course.

Clarke, McIlroy honored by Queen after major wins

Northern Irish golf stars Darren Clarke and Rory McIlroy are among the sports figures honored by Queen Elizabeth II in her New Year list, after claiming their first major titles.

2011 in review: Top 10 Euro storylines

Alistair Tait: From Europe's dramatic win over the U.S. at the Solheim Cup to Luke Donald's mastery on both tours to Rory McIlroy's big win at the U.S. Open, it was a year to remember in Europe.

Siem leads in Ireland; Clarke misses the cut

Darren Clarke failed to make the cut at the Irish Open on Friday, two weeks after he won the British Open for his first major title

Clarke turns $2,800 margin into millions

The Darren Clarke parade arrived via helicopter in the British capital as the Northern Irishman accepted one of his many rewards for winning the 140th Open Championship.

Clarke celebrates Open win with eyes on future

What did Darren Clarke do after winning the Claret Jug? Party until dawn. The next move will involve a good look at the future. Alistair Tait explains.

Happy home life behind Clarke's renaissance

Strolling along the undulating fairways of Royal St. George's, puffing away on a cigarette, British Open champion Darren Clarke was a picture of contentment this week.