Scotland’s Jack Doherty drives from the 11th tee at La Reserva de Sotogrande yesterday. Photograph:  Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images.

Scotland’s Jack Doherty claimed the clubhouse lead on a weather-affected first day of the inaugural NH Collection Open at La Reserva de Sotogra(...)

Rory McIlroy’s spring hibernation, such as it was, has come to an end. In being very selective in when and where he has played so far this yea(...)

Alejandro Canizares of Spain holds the winners trophy after the final round of the Trophee Hassan II Golf at Golf du Palais Royal   in Agadir, Morocco. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Spain’s Alejandro Canizares was quick to target further success after cruising to a wire-to-wire victory in the Hassan Trophy on Sunday, his f(...)

Charl Schwartzel is joint leader of the South African Open at Glendower Golf Club. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images)

Former Masters champion Charl Schwartzel held a share of the lead at the midway point of the South African Open thanks to a blistering front nine in h(...)

Rory McIlroy in action during the second round of the 2013 DP World Tour Championship on the Earth Course at the Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai yesterday. Photo: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

EWAN MURRAY Rory McIlroy has revealed that the PGA of America has sought his opinion as it considers moving the final Major of the season outside the (...)

Henrik Stenson lines up a putt on the 17th green during the first round of the DP World Tour Championship. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Spain’s Alejandro Canizares claimed the lead after a first round of the DP World Tour Championship that did little to change the battle to end the sea(...)

Caroline Wozniacki and Rory McIlroy chat after the first round of the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. Photograph: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

The appearance of a blonde tennis star alongside Rory McIlroy for 18 holes at the Earth Course appeared more immediately relevant than the Northern Ir(...)

Pádraig Harrington believes the new structure will entice a stronger entry into the Irish Open.

 The decision of the R&A to scrap the annual international qualifying for the British Open and to restructure the qualification structure for golf(...)

 Craig Lee of Scotland tees off at the 16th during the third round of the Omega European Masters at the Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club  in Crans, Switzerland. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Craig Lee just failed to record the European Tour’s first sub-60 round but a stunning 61 saw the Scot surge to the top of the leaderboard at the Omega(...)

Shane Lowry drives from the ninth  tee  during the third round of the BMW PGA Championship on the West Course at Wentworth. Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Heights don’t scare Shane Lowry. When he gets to lofty positions on the leaderboard, as he did as an amateur in the Irish Open of 2009 and the (...)