Woods coasts to win at Bridgestone

2013-08-05 09:30:47

Woods played safe and smart with a big lead, parring 16 holes in an even-par 70 Sunday to coast to a seven-shot victory at the Bridgestone Invitational for his eighth win at the event - matching the PGA Tour record.

Woods shoots 61 to take lead

2013-08-03 14:00:24

Tiger Woods came close to shooting only the sixth 59 on the PGA Tour with an electrifying display in Friday's second round at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational before he ran out of steam with five holes to play.

Phil Mickelson of the US wins British Open

2013-07-22 09:06:18

Phil Mickelson of the US has won the British Open with a spectacular finish. Mickelson shot a 5-under 66 Sunday to match the best round of the tournament and win his first claret jug.

Spieth is the youngest PGA winner in 82 years

2013-07-15 16:09:40

Nineteen-year-old Jordan Spieth outlasted David Hearn and Zach Johnson on the fifth hole of a playoff to win the John Deere Classic on Sunday, becoming the youngest winner on the PGA Tour in 82 years.

Tiger, Rory set for 2nd duel in China

2013-07-15 07:27:26

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy will go head-to-head in a two-man exhibition for the second time in China following last year's outlandish Duel at Jinsha Lake, organizers said on Saturday.

South Korean Park wins third consecutive major

2013-07-01 13:36:48

South Korean Park Inbee became only the second LPGA player to win the first three majors in a season when she roared to a four-stroke victory at the US Women's Open on Sunday.

Mickelson, Horschel share clubhouse lead at Merion

2013-06-15 18:35:14

Phil Mickelson made his first birdie on his last putt. Billy Horschel never missed a green. It was all they could do to barely break par against Merion, which is turning out to be the real star of this US Open.

Golf program has driving ambition for youngsters

2013-06-04 20:30:52

The China Golf Association and HSBC announced a three-year program in Shanghai on Tuesday to boost golf among youngsters.

Flopping Tiger aims to clean up his entire game

2013-06-04 07:25:41

Tiger Woods ended a largely forgettable week at the Memorial Tournament, languishing tied for 65th in a field of 73, and conceding that he needs to clean up every aspect of his game.

Success begets success for women's golf

2013-05-19 08:03:16

Inspired by the sport's Olympic inclusion in 2016 and local star Feng Shanshan's strong performance internationally, female golf of China has been enjoying a surge in interest from the media and unprecedented support from the government and sponsors in recent years.

Golf has uphill battle in China

2013-05-10 17:31:40

Promotion of the sport of golf in China is being hindered by a lack of public golf courses and stubbornly high fees, despite recent splashes made by Chinese golfers on international courses.

Woods attends New York fashion show with new girlfriend

2013-05-08 14:17:55

US Golfer Tiger Woods arrives with US skier Lindsey Vonn at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of "PUNK: Chaos to Couture" in New York, May 6, 2013.