England’s Danny Willett salutes the crowd after winning the Omega European Masters  in Crans-Montana, Switzerland. Photograph:  Peter Klaunzer/EPA

England’s Danny Willett shot a five-under par 65 to win his third European Tour title in the Omega European Masters in Switzerland. Willett began the (...)

South Korea’s YE Yang in action  during the second round of the Omega European Masters at Crans-sur-Sierre Golf Club  in Crans-Montana, Switzerland. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Danny Willett’s impressive form carried on in the Swiss Alps as he claimed an one-shot lead on a weather-interrupted second day of the Omega European (...)

Bernd Wiesberger of Austria jumps up to see the flag on the green at the 12th hole during the first round of the Omega European Masters  in Crans-Montana, Switzerland. Photograph: Peter Klaunzer/EPA

Michael Hoey carded an early hole-in-one as he opened his Omega European Masters campaign with a five-under 65 to lie two shots off first-round leader(...)

 Zach Johnson doubled his Major tally as he won the British Open after a play-off at St Andrews. Photograph: PA

History has its way of beckoning the chosen ones. For a time, it seemed as if Jordan Spieth would - just as he did in the US Open - contrive to find (...)

Ireland’s Paul Dunne reacts after sinking a putt during the third round on the fourth day of the British Open Golf Championship at St. Andrews Old Course, Scotland. Photo: Gerry Penny/PA

You could sense a stirring in the air, of the ghosts of old champions approving of what Paul Dunne was contriving to achieve. Not since the legenda(...)

Paul Dunne and Louis Oosthuizen both have a share of the British Open heading into the final day at St Andrews. Photograph: Reuters

Jordan Spieth’s bid for the third leg of an unprecedented calendar grand slam remained firmly on track in the 144th Open Championship at St Andrews. B(...)

Graeme McDowell made a strong start to his third round in the British Open before stalling and signing for a 70. Photograph: PA

Torrential rain on Friday and strong winds on Saturday may have forced the 144th Open Championship into an extra day, but the Old Course at St Andrews(...)

Dustin Johnson of the United States plays a shot from the light rough on the 17th hole during the second round of the 144th Open Championship at The Old Course in St Andrews. Photo: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

Dustin Johnson has recent history on his side as he looks to end his run of major misery with victory in the Open Championship, which will finish on a(...)

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(...)

 Amateur Paul Dunne shot a second consecutive 69 on a weather ravaged second day of the British Open. Photograph: Getty

Those esteemed members of the R&A have, through the ages, witnessed many sights from behind the window panes of the old clubhouse overlooking t(...)