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Wind wreaks havoc at St. Andrews

Jul 18, 2015

Wind wreaks havoc at St. Andrews

The British Open was stopped just 32 minutes after it resumed Saturday morning when gusts of up to 40 mph (64 kph) blew golf balls across the green and contributed to Dustin Johnson making bogey to fall into a share of the lead. The ...

Johnson in lead as rain affects play

Jul 18, 2015

Johnson in lead as rain affects play

Rare flooding, sunshine, more rain and always wind. None of it seemed to matter to Dustin Johnson at St. Andrews. On a wild day of weather Friday at the British Open that delayed the start of the second round by more than three hours, ...

Johnson leads British Open with 65; Spieth two off pace

Jul 17, 2015

Johnson leads British Open with 65; Spieth two off pace

Jordan Spieth played like he had a Grand Slam to win. Dustin Johnson played like he had a score to settle. The two main characters from Chambers Bay brought their games across eight time zones and an ocean Thursday and set the tone at ...

Tiger faces up to British Open challenge

Jul 15, 2015

Tiger faces up to British Open challenge

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Winless in nearly two years, Tiger Woods at least has experience on his side at St. Andrews. It’s been 20 years since he first played the Old Course as a 19-year-old amateur and heard the secret was to hit it hard and hit it ...

Tiger 'excited' about return to Old Course

Jul 14, 2015

Tiger 'excited' about return to Old Course

Tiger Woods’ love affair with St Andrews goes back 20 years and the former world No. 1 cannot wait for romance to blossom again at the 144th British Open that starts on Thursday. The 39-year-old American made his first appearance in golf’s oldest major ...

Jul 14, 2015

Flight delay forces Davies to miss Hall of Fame induction

Laura Davies was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame on Monday, even though she wasn’t around to enjoy all of it. A four-hour flight delay out of Philadelphia forced her to miss the induction. In a rush to the University of St. ...

Chun surges to victory in U.S. Women's Open

Jul 13, 2015

Chun surges to victory in U.S. Women's Open

South Korea’s Chun In-gee birdied four of the last seven holes to rally for a one-stroke victory at the U.S. Women’s Open on Sunday. The 20-year old Chun shot a 4-under 66 in the final round and finished at 8 under, becoming the first ...

Spieth outduels Gillis at John Deere Classic

Jul 13, 2015

Spieth outduels Gillis at John Deere Classic

Jordan Spieth made it a lot tougher on himself than it needed to be. In the end, Spieth got exactly what he was looking for from the John Deere Classic: a win and some positive energy ahead of the British Open. Spieth beat Tom ...

Oyama falls five shots off pace at U.S. Women's Open

Jul 12, 2015

Oyama falls five shots off pace at U.S. Women's Open

Shiho Oyama shot a 1-over-par 71 on Saturday to drop five shots adrift of leader Amy Yang heading into the final round of the U.S. Women’s Open, the third major of the LPGA season. Starting the day three strokes off the pace in a ...

Oyama tied for second at U.S. Women's Open

Jul 11, 2015

Oyama tied for second at U.S. Women's Open

Shiho Oyama fired a 4-under-par 66 on Friday to climb into a tie for second place after the second round of the U.S. Women’s Open. Oyama, the 2006 money winner on the Japanese tour, reeled off six birdies against a pair of bogeys at ...

Defending champion McIlroy pulls out of British Open

Jul 9, 2015

Defending champion McIlroy pulls out of British Open

The photo Rory McIlroy posted to Instagram on Wednesday shows his feet up, a black air cast around his left ankle, as he watches Wimbledon on television. The claret jug was positioned beneath the screen. When it comes to a Grand Slam championship in ...