Branden Grace:  “Getting this first victory, I can settle down a bit and forget about just keeping the card.” Photo:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Another one lost to the PGA Tour? Or, at best, to be shared between the two? If Branden Grace actually hails from South Africa, there is also the u(...)

Jason Day shares the lead after two days of the RBC Heritage. Photograph: Getty

World number one Jason Day returned to the top of the leaderboard following his Masters disappointment as he took a share of the lead at the RBC Herit(...)

 Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his second shot on the 11th hole during the third round  at Augusta National. Photo:  David Cannon/Getty Images

Nobody needs to tell Rory McIlroy how hard it is to win a career Grand Slam. Only five players have ever completed the feat - Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan,(...)

The names of honorary starters Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player are displayed during the ceremonial tee off to start the first round of the 2016 Masters Tournament at Augusta National. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

In front of a huge crowd, the ‘Big Three’ of Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player launched the 80th Masters on Thursday while Jordan Spieth pr(...)

 The US Masters  replica trophy, left, along with the  US Open trophy, the Claret Jug (British Open) and the  Wanamaker trophy (USPGA).  Photo: David Cannon/Getty Images

If the feel of a green jacket on the champion’s shoulders is the act most associated with victory, the actual Masters Trophy – a depiction of the Aug(...)

 Jason Day  poses with the Walter Hagen Cup after defeating Louis Oosthuizen to win the WGC Dell Match Play at the Austin Country Club  in Austin, Texas. Photograph: Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Jason Day marked his return to the top of the world rankings in emphatic fashion with a second WGC-Dell Match Play title in three years as Rory McIlro(...)

Jordan Spieth has endured a difficult run as he builds up to his US Masters defence at Augusta National next month. Photograph: Getty

It isn’t just an injury battle that endorses just how special Tiger Woods was in his prime – competitive absence makes the narrative grow stronger, af(...)

Rory McIlroy in action during the third round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.  Photo: Chris Trotman/Getty Images

A common thread has emerged in recent weeks on the PGA Tour, which is all the more relevant in the run-up to next month’s US Masters. As if already (...)

Rory McIlroy hits his tee shot on the ninth hole during the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill Club and Lodge in Orlando, Florida. Photo: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy admitted he has to improve his mental approach after claiming an unwanted record despite finishing a frustrating week in style in the Arn(...)

 Rory McIlroy  watches his tee shot on the 16th hole during the third round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill  in Orlando, Florida. Photograph: Chris Trotman/Getty Images

Jason Day was delighted to defy swirling winds and heavy rain to hold on to his two-shot lead heading into the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invita(...)