Felipe Aguilar of Chile plays a bunker shot during the third round of the Volvo China Open at Topwin Golf and Country Club  in Beijing. Photograph: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images

Chile’s Felipe Aguilar and Denmark’s Lucas Bjerregaard share the lead heading into the final round of the Volvo China Open after another day of low sc(...)

 Justin Rose has not been outside the top 15 on his last four outings at TPC Louisiana. Photograph: Kevin C Cox/Getty Images

US Tour: Justin Rose will look to successfully defend a title for the first time in his professional career in the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, an e(...)

European Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke: “With the winner Danny Willett and indeed Lee Westwood playing a lot better and Justin Rose and Matt Fitzpatrick, there were so many Europeans up there in the top 10.” Photo: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke has hailed the “wonderful” performance of Europe’s top players at the US Masters. With champion Danny Willett one o(...)

Jordan Spieth of the US reacts after sinking his putt on the twelfth hole during the first round of the 2016 Masters Tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia. Photo: Erik Lesser/PA

A little after 9.30am, 90 minutes or so after Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus clacked their drives down the first fairway in the ceremonial opening, the(...)

Rory McIlroy is aiming to be the first European winner of the Masters since 1999. Photograph: Getty

Rory McIlroy may have enhanced his chances of completing the career grand slam by opting out of the par-three contest, but the world number three stil(...)

Tiger Woods won the Australian Masters in 2009. Photograph: Getty

The Australian Masters has been axed for 2016, organiser IMG has announced. The tournament was first held in 1979 and major champions Tiger Woods, Ad(...)

Rory McIlroy will play Thorbjorn Olesen, Kevin Na and Smylie Kaufman in the WGC Matchplay in Texas. Photograph: Getty

Defending champion Rory McIlroy will face Denmark’s Thorbjorn Olesen and American pair Kevin Na and Smylie Kaufman at this week’s WGC-Dell Match Play.(...)

 Rory McIlroy  watches his tee shot on the 16th hole during the third round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill  in Orlando, Florida. Photograph: Chris Trotman/Getty Images

Jason Day was delighted to defy swirling winds and heavy rain to hold on to his two-shot lead heading into the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invita(...)

Bubba Watson won the Northern Trust Open at Riviera. Photograph: Getty

When compiling any shortlist of candidates for this week’s WGC-Cadillac Championship, Bubba Watson has to feature. He has been, after all, the top agg(...)

Ireland’s Paul Dunne plays his tee shot on the par-three 11th hole during the first round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am at the Monterey Peninsula Country Club  in , California. Photograph:  Todd Warshaw/Getty Images

An opening eagle helped Paul Dunne card a four-under 67 in his opening round at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am in California. The 23-year-old Irish golfer p(...)