Jason Day celebrates after making birdie on the 18th green to win the RBC Canadian Open at Glen Abbey Golf Club  in Oakville, Canada. Photograph: Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images

Jason Day recovered from the disappointment of a near miss at the British Open by winning the RBC Canadian Open by a stroke from Bubba Watson in Oakvi(...)

Australia’s Robert Allenby fired his caddie mid-round after an argument during the first day of the Canadian Open. Photograph: Getty

Australian Robert Allenby had a day to forget as he fired his caddie mid-round then shot a nine-over 81 at the Canadian Open. The 44-year-old felt the(...)

The R&A have defended their decision to start play on day three of the British Open despite severe winds. Photograph: PA

The R&A has defended its decision to start play on the third day of the 144th Open Championship despite criticism from players after high winds fo(...)

Rickie Fowler: “I have some work to do. I need to continue winning. I think that’s the biggest thing.” Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters

As grey clouds shrouded the skies over the Auld’ Gray Toon, Rickie Fowler – as he does – brought a bit of colour. Down by the practice range, he did t(...)

Beneath the old Confederate States flag, a fan watches the racers flash past the wall during the Nascar Winston Cup Carolina Dodge Dealers 400 at the Darlington Raceway, Darlington, South Carolina. Photograph: Donald Miralle/ALLSPORT

Steve Spurrier is one of the most respected figures in college gridiron. In the half a century since he was the best student quarterback in the cou(...)

Bubba Watson holds up his ball on the 15th green during the final round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands. Photograph: Jim Rogash/Getty Images

Bubba Watson won his second Travelers Championship the same way as the first, at the second extra hole. Watson beat Englishman Paul Casey in a playoff(...)

Brian Harman holds up his ball after putting on the eighth green during the third round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands  in Cromwell, Connecticut. Photograph: Jim Rogash/Getty Images

American Brian Harman made a closing four-foot birdie for a five-under-par 65 and the sole lead after the third round at the Travelers Championship on(...)

Pádraig Harrington looks set to miss the cut at the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands after a second round 75. Bubba Watson maintains the lead after a 67. Photo: Ted Warshaw/Getty Images

Pádraig Harrington interest in the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands ended after six bogeys and just one birdie saw him card a 75 in his s(...)

Padraig Harrington is four shots off the lead after the first round of the Travelers Championship. Photograph: Getty

Padraig Harrington is in the hunt after he shot a four under par 66 in his opening round at the Travelers Championship in Connecticut. The thre(...)

Rory McIlroy hits a tee shot during practice ahead of the start of the US Open at Chambers Bay. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Bravery? Or foolhardy? We’ll soon see. If the USGA’s decision in bringing this 115th edition of the US Open to a new, links-style course crafted ou(...)