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Late Night Sofa Clinic Helps Wood to Tournament Best 65

3 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

A late-night chat with his coach worked wonders for England's Chris Wood as he scored the joint lowest round of this year's Open on Sunday, signing off with a seven-birdie 65.

Rusty Woods Confident Over Ryder Cup Selection

3 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Tiger Woods believes he justifies a place in the United States Ryder Cup team despite missing the year's first two majors through injury and finishing dismally at the British Open on Sunday.

Ageless Watson Outplays Much Younger Partner

3 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

It is not often a 64-year-old eclipses his much younger playing partner in a major championship but it happened on Sunday when the seemingly ageless Tom Watson put one over on Australian John Senden.

Woods Says Watson Should Pick Him for Ryder Cup

3 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Even after his worst 72-hole finish in a major, Tiger Woods says he would pick himself for the U.S. Ryder Cup team.

Watson Shoots Final-Round 68 at British Open

3 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Tom Watson's ball rolled on to the 18th green at Royal Liverpool on Sunday and most of the spectators in the horseshoe grandstand gave him a prolonged standing ovation.

Final Day At Hoylake: Live Chat, The Open Comment Thread

Does Rory run away, does he fold, is it dull, holding pattern golf?

Looking for positives in Tiger Woods' disastrous Open Championship play

It's a major Sunday and Tiger Woods is wearing red and black, and if you squint a bit — and don't look at the clock or the scoreboard — you could almost think it's 2000 or 2002 or 2006 again. But, no, it's 2014, and here's Woods, spending more time looking for balls in the gorse than driving them onto the fairway. Show More Summary

McIlroy Poised to Move Closer to Career Grand Slam

3 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Rory McIlroy tees off in the British Open with a commanding lead and a shot at moving closer to a historic achievement.

Dad's 10-Year Wager Will Come Off if McIlroy Wins Open

3 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Rory McIlroy will pick up a first prize of 975,000 pounds ($1.67 million) if he wins the British Open later on Sunday and his father Gerry also stands to pocket 50,000 pounds on a 10-year-old wager.

The Open Championship, Day 3: Rory outruns rain, everyone else

Your browser does not support iframes. The Open Championship is underway! Here's your complete roundup of the third day. When Rory McIlroy is on, there's nobody who can touch him. Not Tiger Woods, not Phil Mickelson, nobody. When he's dialed in, and granted, it's not often, McIlroy is as good as anyone in golf, ever. Overstatement? Perhaps. Show More Summary

With the pressure off, Tiger Woods plays a little better, but not much

Because many people want to know how Tiger Woods is playing – and many others want to rant about how much coverage the world's most famous golfer gets – this is for you. Freed of the weight of expectations, 14 strokes behind leader Rory...Show More Summary

McIlroys Set for Double Success at British Open

3 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Rory McIlroy might not be the only winner at the British Open on Sunday.

Sports Briefing | Golf: South African Contending at Marathon Classic

4 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Lee-Anne Pace of South Africa shot a three-under-par 68 to grab a share of the lead with Laura Diaz in the Marathon Classic in Sylvania, Ohio.

Fumie (Alice) Jo Wins Women's Public Links Title

4 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Fumie (Alice) Jo never trailed in her 3-and-2 victory over Eun Jeong Seong to win the U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links Championship on Saturday.

Roenick Leads American Century Championship

4 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Former NHL star Jeremy Roenick shot a second-round 69 to take the lead after 36 holes and former LPGA great Annika Sorenstam and Chad Pfeifer, who lost his left leg above the knee serving in Iraq, are among several players in contention in the American Century Championship tournament on Saturday.

Rory Roundup: History And Big Money For Dad On The Line

I'm not sensing Rory McIlroy will do anything but dominate tomorrow.

The Historic Golf Course That John And Paul Traversed And Played Is Also In Crisis

A fun journey away from the Open this morning with Golf World editor Jaime Diaz took us

Roundup: British Open 2014: Byeong-Hun An Birdies Early and Bogeys Late

4 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Byeong-Hun An had four birdies in his first six holes and was five under on Saturday before making two bogeys.

On Golf: British Open 2014: Golfers Taught by Butch Harmon Dominate Leaderboard

4 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Players who work with Butch Harmon, who has instructed Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson, have fared especially well in the major tournaments of 2014.

Meth Wins US Amateur Public Links in Playoff

4 days agoSports / Golf : On Par

Byron Meth beat Doug Ghim in the first playoff hole after blowing a three-hole lead down the stretch to win the U.S. Amateur Public Links championship on Saturday.

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