Rory McIlroy will play Jason Dufner, Brandt Snedeker and Billy Horschel in his pool at the WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship. Photograph: Getty

Top seed and four-time major winner Rory McIlroy has been handed a tough draw for the new-look WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship in San Francisco a(...)

Jimmy Walker celebrates with the winner’s trophy after the final round of the Sony Open In Hawaii at Waialae Country Club. (Photograph by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Australian golfer Robert Allenby reported no major injuries and thanked a homeless woman for saving his life after what he described as an “unfortunat(...)

America’s Ryan Moore  celebrates after defending his  CIMB Classic golf tournament title in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photograph:  Azhar Rahim/EPA

American Ryan Moore successfully defended his CIMB Classic title in Malaysia on Sunday, as compatriot Gary Woodland again had to settle for second pla(...)

  Sergio Garcia of Spain in action during day three of the 2014 CIMB Classic at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club, Malaysia. Photograph:  Stanley Chou/Getty Images

Sergio Garcia is just one shot off the lead heading into the final round of the CIMB Classic in Malaysia, but Ryder Cup team-mate Lee Westwood fell we(...)

Tiger Woods  walks across the 12th green during a practice round ahead of the British Open Championship at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake. Photograph:  Phil Noble/Reuters

The latest assertion that Tiger Woods has a viable chance of winning the British Open has arrived from a first-hand witness to the state of the 14-tim(...)

Padraig Harrington of Ireland plays his tee shot on the 18th hole during the third round of the HP Byron Nelson Championship in Irving, Texas. Photograph:Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Padraig Harrington will start the final round of the HP Byron Nelson Championship just two shots off the lead after a third round of 66 moved him to e(...)

Martin Kaymer followed up on his first-round record 63  with a 69. Photograph:  by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

As Germany’s Martin Kaymer followed up on his first-round record 63 on Thursday in The Players Championship at Sawgrass with a 69, Rory McIlroy ominou(...)

 Rory McIlroy chats with marker Jeff Knox during the third round of the US  Masters at Augusta National. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty Images

Some hits you take on the chin, which is what Rory McIlroy did with some dignity in his third round of the Masters. The Ulsterman finished bird(...)

 Victor Dubuisson  and Graeme McDowell  shake hands after the Frenchman’s  quarter-final victory at the Accenture World Match Play Championship  at Dove Mountain in Marana, Arizona. Photograph: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Graeme McDowell’s brilliant run in the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship finally came to an end on Saturday as Victor Dubuisson booked his (...)

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland watches his tee shot on the second hole during the first round of the World Golf Championships - Accenture Match Play Championship at The Golf Club at Dove Mountain. Photograph:  Matt Sullivan/Getty Images

Graeme McDowell produced a comeback worthy of Lazarus himself when he recovered from three down with three to play to beat big-hitting pal Gary(...)