New Zealand perform the Haka before the Rugby World Cup  Pool C match against Argentina at Wembley. Photograph: Facudo Arrizabalaga/EPA

So Jason Day was supposed to win the FedEx Cup and New Zealand are supposed to win the Rugby World Cup. Jason didn’t but the Kiwis still should. Was (...)

Rory McIlroy sits four under par after the opening round of the Tour Championship in Atlanta. Photograph: Getty

Apparently, it’s not about the money any more, not as far as Rory McIlroy is concerned. “Luckily, that amount of money doesn’t sort of mean much to me(...)

 Shane Lowry with his playing partner Gerry McManus during the  Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at The Old Course in St Andrews last year. “I’ve done well in the Dunhill, two top-six finishes in the last couple of years.” Photo:  Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

I’ve reached the stage where I am itching to get back out on tour with a card in my hand again. Six weeks off! It seems like an age since I last pl(...)

Jason Day: “I work very hard in the off weeks just to kind of keep where my game is at right now.” Photograph: Tannen Maury/EPA

The one that got away, on the 18th green at the Old Course in St Andrews, provided the impetus which Jason Day required to end his major drought and(...)

Jason Day led from start to finish at the BMW Championship to win by six shots and overtake Rory McIlroy at the top of the Official World Golf Ranking. Photo: Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Australian Jason Day landed the BMW Championship title on Sunday and soared to the top of golf’s world rankings for the first time. A fourth win in si(...)

Jason Day: “I should’ve got to 19 under. That would have been nice!”

Red-hot Jason Day extended his lead and continued to dominate the golf world as he stormed five shots clear after the second round of the BMW Champion(...)

 Jason Day of Australia currently leads the BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club. Photograph: Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Jason Day missed out on becoming only the seventh player in PGA Tour history to shoot a 59 when he completed his first round at the BMW Championship i(...)

Jason Day of Australia lines up a putt during the First Round of the BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club. Photograph: Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Jason Day, in pursuit of world number one status and a fourth win in six starts, was poised for a possible 59 after charging four shots clear in th(...)

Ireland’s five Walker Cup winners Gavin Moynihan, Paul Dunne, Cormac Sharvin, Gary Hurley and Jack Hume with Britain and Ireland captain Nigel Edwards after their triumph at Royal Lytham & St Annes. Photograph: David Cannon/R&A/via Getty Images

One day you are playing golf for fun and the next you are playing for your living. So how is the transition and what does it mean for three of the (...)

 Jordan Spieth  and Jimmy Walker  putt on the 11th green during practice for the BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Illinois. Photograph: Tannen Maury/EPA

World number two Jordan Spieth believes he is “free-rolling” towards a possible $10 million payday in the FedEx Cup play-offs. Whatever happens in the(...)