Henrik Stenson

Can McIlroy, Stenson avoid FedEx Cup jinxes?

Rory McIlroy is No. 1 in the FedEx Cup standings, but as the playoffs begin the man in that position has only prevailed twice -- and defending champion Henrik Stenson is working against history as well.

Tiger Woods slips, Phil Mickelson rises in OWGR

Tiger Woods has dropped out of the top 10 in the OWGR after missing the cut at the PGA Championship, while Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler made gains.

Stenson doesn't let late three-putt get him down

Henrik Stenson made a good run at the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla, but one 3-foot putt late on Sunday gave away one stroke he couldn’t afford to lose.

McIlroy claims 2nd straight major at PGA

Rory McIlroy lost the PGA Championship lead for some time Sunday, but fought back past Phil Mickelson, Rickie Fowler and Henrik Stenson to win at Valhalla for his second straight major title.

Masuda: McIlroy will need to fend off best Sunday

Rory McIlroy used a back-nine, 3-under 33 to post a 4-under 67 and stay atop a tight PGA Championship leaderboard that features the likes of Rickie Fowler, Phil Mickelson, Jason Day and Henrik Stenson.

5 Things: Palmer shares PGA lead; Mickelson rallies

Lee Westwood, Kevin Chappell and Ryan Palmer share the lead after 18 holes at the PGA Championship, while stars Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods head in opposite directions on Thursday.

5 Things: McIlroy, Garcia set for a Sunday duel

In what looks a lot like the recent Open Championship leaderboard, Sergio Garcia will be in the driver's seat and try to hold off Rory McIlroy on Sunday at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

What does Woods need to make FedEx Cup?

With just 45 points in his five tournaments, Woods is No. 215 in the FedEx Cup standings, but he's not yet out of the playoffs.

Rude: Now headlining at Hoylake, Stenson

Henrik Stenson, the dryly humorous Swede, would be a great player to have as a next-door neighbor, writes Jeff Rude -- especially after his wit shined Wednesday at Hoylake.

Reeling yet rested, Poulter points to Stenson as inspiration

Henrik Stenson’s success in the later half of the 2013 season, when he swept the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup and the European Tour's Race To Dubai, is something that Ian Poulter would love to duplicate.

U.S. Open Tracker: Kaymer wins U.S. Open

Chasing his second major title, Martin Kaymer starts Sunday at the U.S. Open in control of his destiny at Pinehurst -- while Erik Compton, Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson and Henrik Stenson give chase. Follow the highlights right here!

Stenson talks 5th green after opening 69

If asked to identify the U.S. Open quote of the week so far, your correspondent would look no further than Henrik Stenson's quip about the fifth green at Pinehurst No. 2 after an opening 69.

5 Things: Jaidee spoils Stenson's party in Sweden

It was supposed to be the Henrik Stenson show, but Thailand’s Thongchai Jaidee crashed the World No. 2's party. The 44-year-old took the title in a playoff over Scotland’s Stephen Gallacher and Victor Dubuisson of France.

Stenson surges to lead at Nordea Masters

Second-ranked Henrik Stenson shot an 8-under 64 to share the third-round lead with England's Eddie Pepperell at the Nordea Masters on Saturday.

Stenson passes Woods, McIlroy climbs in OWGR

Henrik Stenson chased World No. 1 Adam Scott to no avail, but passed Tiger Woods in the OWGR for the No. 2 spot -- while Rory McIlroy's win at the BMW PGA Championship lifted him four spots to No. 6.

5 Things: 4-way tie for Crowne lead; Scott, Dufner close

Hideki Matsuyama, David Toms, Chad Campbell and Chris Stroud are all at 7 under after 54 holes, but will need to hold off the likes of Jason Dufner, Adam Scott, Jordan Spieth and Jimmy Walker on Sunday in Fort Worth, Texas.

Stenson inching closer to taking over World No. 1

Henrik Stenson is in contention at the BMW PGA Championship, and a solid finish could land him a big prize: the world's top-ranked golfer.

5 Things: Levy takes China; Quiros rebounds; more

The Volvo China Open was the second leg of a three-tournament stint for the European Tour in the Far East. Here are 5 Things you need to know about Alexander Levy's win.

Fun-loving Stenson takes Augusta's greens seriously

Henrik Stenson was a bundle of laughs on Tuesday at Augusta National, but knows that it will take a serious putting display to secure Sweden's first male major championship.

Trio could supplant Woods as World No. 1 at Masters

Adam Scott and Henrik Stenson don't even need to win the Masters to have a chance to supplant Tiger Woods as World No. 1, while Jason Day would take the top spot if he were to slip on the green jacket come Sunday at Augusta National.

VIDEO: Take a tour of Henrik Stenson's winning bag

David Dusek talks about the golf equipment Henrik Stenson used to win the 2013 Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta.

VIDEO: A tour of Henrik Stenson's winning bag

Our David Dusek breaks down Henrik Stenson's winning equipment from the Deutsche Bank Championship.

VIDEO: Henrik Stenson interview after second round

Henrik Stenson, who is in the clubhouse at 2 under, talks with the media after his second round of the 2013 Open Championship at Muirfield.