Brendan Steele leads in Texas. Photograph: Getty

Brendan Steele moved into a two-shot lead before the first round of the Valero Texas Open was suspended due to darkness. Steele was eight under par a(...)

 Jimmy Walker:  “You never know when you’re going to get hot . . . it may start this week.” Photograph: Erik S Lesser/EPA

US Tour: Jimmy Walker will happily swap his traditional early season success for finding form when it really matters as he tries to defend his Valero (...)

Everton flags  outside Goodison Park in Liverpool.  It was time for Vinny to show solidarity with his boys in blue. Photograph: Chris Brunskill/Getty Images

The sense of agitation in the canteen of Clontarf bus garage on Tuesday morning was palpable, and it was making Vinny Fitzpatrick feel twitchy. Driver(...)

 Branden Grace:  “Getting this first victory, I can settle down a bit and forget about just keeping the card.” Photo:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Another one lost to the PGA Tour? Or, at best, to be shared between the two? If Branden Grace actually hails from South Africa, there is also the u(...)

Rory McIlroy  plays his tee shot at the par 4, 14th hole during the second round of the 2016 Honda Classic held on the PGA National Course at the PGA National Resort and Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Photo: David Cannon/Getty Images

It was a day of contrasting fortunes for Rory McIlroy and Pádraig Harrington in the second round of the Honda Classic at Palm Beach Gardens as the def(...)

 KJ Choi of South Korea tees off on the seventh hole during the third round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines South  in San Diego, California. Photograph: Donald Miralle/Getty Images

Ireland’s Paul Dunne remains on course for a top 10 finish on his USPGA Tour debut at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego after the 23-year-old fr(...)

Padraig Harrington shot a second round 68 to remain six shots behind Brandt Snedeker at the Sony Open in Hawaii. Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Pádraig Harrington maintained his good start to the season at the Sony Open in Hawaii with a second round 68 to sit six under par, six shots behind le(...)

 Emiliano Grillo  celebrates after winning   the Frys.com Open at the North Course of the Silverado Resort and Spa in Napa, California. Photo:  Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images

Argentina’s Emiliano Grillo will look to become the first player to win the opening two events of the PGA Tour season since 2003 in this week’s Shrine(...)

Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed beat Jason Day and Charles Schwartzel 3&2 to help the USA retain their Presidents Cup lead in Incheon on Saturday. Photograph: Reuters

The United States maintained their one-point lead over the International team in the Presidents Cup at 9 1/2 to 8 1/2 after the two sides picked up fo(...)

 Graeme McDowell hits his approach shot on the 10th hole during the first round of the  Scottish Open at Gullane Golf Club near Edinburgh. Photograph:   Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

Former US Open champion Graeme McDowell enjoyed a welcome return to form on the opening day of the Scottish Open on Thursday. McDowell’s sole top-10 f(...)