Rory McIlroy against idea of staging Ryder Cup without fans

Golf Apr 22, 2020

Rory McIlroy against idea of staging Ryder Cup without fans

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy on Tuesday added his voice to the chorus of players opposed to the idea of playing this year's Ryder Cup without spectators. With the global golf season in chaos due to the coronavirus pandemic, golf's administrators are running through a ...

Golf's Olympic future questioned

More Sports / Golf Aug 3, 2016

Golf's Olympic future questioned

When it was announced in 2009 that golf was to be included in the Olympic program for the first time in more than 100 years, the decision was heralded for bringing one of the world's biggest sports into the Olympic tent. But with many of ...

Miyazato finishes third after Kia final flourish

More Sports / Golf Mar 28, 2016

Miyazato finishes third after Kia final flourish

Ai Miyazato fired a sizzling final round of 6-under-par 66 to finish third at the Kia Classic on Sunday. The former world No. 1 started the day in 15th place but reeled off seven birdies against a lone bogey at the Aviara Golf Club to ...

McIlroy ousts Matsuyama at Match Play Championship

More Sports / Golf May 3, 2015

McIlroy ousts Matsuyama at Match Play Championship

Hideki Matsuyama failed to reach the quarterfinals of the Match Play Championship after losing to world No. 1 Rory McIlroy 6 and 5 on Saturday. "I was bad off the tee and that affected my irons," Matsuyama said. "I couldn't recover. With him taking control, ...