Rory McIlroy made the cut at the Deutsche Bank Open by a single shot in Boston. Photograph: Getty

Jordan Spieth missed the cut as fellow American Charley Hoffman took the halfway lead at the Deutsche Bank Championship in Massachusetts. The Masters (...)

 Shane Lowry looks on after playing his second shot over the trees on the 18th hole during the final round of the World Golf Championships - Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Until now, Shane Lowry’s name was best known in American golfing circles on account of a major championship objection. Last year, the Irishman admitte(...)

Wu Ashun of China receives the golden jacket next to the trophy after winning the Volvo China Open  in Shanghai. Photo:  Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour event on home soil on Sunday as David Howell bogeyed the 72nd hole of the Volvo China (...)

France’s Alexander Levy  looks on after plays a shot during the day three of the Volvo China Open at Tomson Shanghai Pudong Golf Club. Photograph: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images

Golf round-up: Defending champion Alexander Levy squandered a brilliant start to leave the destiny of the Volvo China Open wide open heading into Sund(...)

Troy Merritt hits his tee shot on the 18th hole during the third round of the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links on   Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Photo: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

Troy Merritt will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the RBC Heritage but will be looking over his shoulder with a host of big names in th(...)

Brendon de Jonge of Zimbabwe plays a shot on the 10th hole during the second round of the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort Copperhead Course  in Palm Harbor, Florida. Photograph: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Zimbabwe golfer Brendon de Jonge coped with demanding conditions to earn a one-stroke lead over five players after the second round at the Valspar Cha(...)

Robert Streb sealed victory by sinking a four-foot birdie putt at the second extra hole for his maiden victory on the PGA Tour  at  the McGladrey Classic at Sea Island’s Seaside Course, Georgia. Photograph:  Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Robert Streb held his nerve to win his first PGA Tour title in a playoff with fellow American Will MacKenzie and Zimbabwe’s Brendon de Jonge for the $(...)

A second successive 65 means Martin Kaymer has reached the midpoint with a record aggregate of 130

The Major championships in golf are supposed to be tough tests of endurance, where grown men are reduced to having tears well up in their eyes and (...)

Gary Player  shakes hands with fellow former Masters champion Jack Nicklaus  as Arnold Palmer  looks on at the start of the US Masters  at  Augusta. Photo: Brian Snyder/Reuters

No tipping. No lying down. No flags. No signs. No cameras. No phones. No chairs with arms. No coolers. No going barefoot. No radios. No sitting(...)

Rory McIlroy plays from a bunker on the second hole at the  Honda Classic on Saturday. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy was steady rather than spectacular as he extended his lead to two strokes after the third round of the Honda Classic in Florida on(...)