European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley during a press conference at Gleneagles Golf Course, Perthshire. Photo: Lynne Cameron/PA 2:00

Nothing is set in stone, not even the partnership of Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell. As rival captains Paul McGinley and Tom Watson shared ha(...)

Stephen Gallacher: in fine form after third place finish at Italian Open and has good track record at Gleneagles. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images.

Paul McGinley must wish he was a magician, able to distort reality. But he’s not, and the simple fact of the matter is that he has three “wild card” (...)

Drivers The battle for the hearts and minds of minds of golfers is most heartily fought when it comes to the driver. There is something abo(...)

Adam Scott plays his third shot from a bunker on the 12th hole on his way to a round of 62 at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill, Florida. Photograph:  Michael Cohen/Getty Images.

World number two Adam Scott equalled the course record at Bay Hill with a stunning 62 in the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational yest(...)

Adam Scott of Australia  after making a birdie putt   on the 15th at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at  Bay Hill Club and Lodge in Orlando, Florida. Photograph:  Michael Cohen/Getty Images

Adam Scott made a brilliant start to the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Thursday as he continued his bid to overtake Tiger Woods as world number(...)

Late afternoon sunlight falls onto the 14th green during the opening fourball matches in   the 2013 Presidents Cup at Muirfield Village Golf Club. Photograph:Jeff Haynes/Reuters

The United States needed a par on the final hole to retain the overall lead over the Internationals on the first day of the Presidents Cup after almos(...)

Graeme McDowell: feels he’s in the form of his life. Photograph: Getty Images

The ability to bounce back from adversity is the best testament to a player’s psyche and, for sure, Graeme McDowell – who has twice responded (...)

Ireland’s Pádraig Harrington watches his shot from the 10th tee during the second round of The Players Championship PGA golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, on May 10th. Photograph: Chris Keane/Reuters

Pádraig Harrington has withdrawn from this week’s BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth. The Dubliner, 66th in the latest world rankings, ha(...)

Rory McIlroy looking forward to Sawgrass. Chris Keane/Reuters

Rory McIlroy is hopeful he can put a poor finish at Quail Hollow behind him and take the positives into this week’s The Players’ Championship (...)

Two late bogeys ended Jason Day’s chances of winning The Masters at Augusta. Photograph:  Mike Segar/Reuters

Three players who had the chance to win The Masters have the opportunity to instantly put last week’s heartache behind them when they return to(...)