Ryan Moore plays a shot on the seventh hole during the third round of the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook. Photograph: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

A birdie at the last earned Ryan Moore a third-round 67 and a one-shot lead at the Valspar Championship in Florida.The American carded four birdies in(...)

Phil Mickelson looks to be out of contention with a tightly packed leaderboard in the Humana Challenge. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Defending champion Patrick Reed stayed in the hunt on day three but the final round of the PGA Tour Humana Challenge in La Quinta, California was set (...)

 Matt Kuchar  takes his shot out of the rough on the seventh hole during round two of the Humana Challenge  on the  at PGA West  in La Quinta, California. Photograph: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images

Fresh from a tie for third at last week’s Sony Open in Hawaii, American Matt Kuchar maintained his red-hot form to grab a one-shot lead after the se(...)

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(...)

Australian golfer Robert Allenby, seen here playing in the first round of the   Sony Open in Hawaii, says he was was kidnapped, beaten, robbed and dumped in a park in Honolulu on Friday night.  Photograph: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

Australian golfer Robert Allenby was left with facial injuries after he said he was kidnapped, beaten, robbed and dumped in a park in Honolulu on Fri(...)

Tiger Woods feeling the heat on the third tee during the first round the Hero World Challenge at the Isleworth Golf & Country Club in Windermere, Florida. Photograph: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Tiger Woods may have pronounced himself fit but he looked far from ready for his return to action at the Hero World Challenge, after a four-month abse(...)

Padraig Harrington is aiming to win enough money on sponsors’ invitations to win back his US Tour card. Photograph:  Darren Carroll/Getty Images.

Local hero Chris Kirk is preparing to defend his title at the McGladrey Classic as the PGA Tour heads to Georgia. The 29-year-old, who beat Briny Bair(...)

Graeme McDowell  and Victor Dubuisson celebrate on the 14th hole after their 5&4 foursomes victory over Rickie Fowler and Jimmy Walker at the Ryder Cup in Gleneagles. Photograph:  Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Oh, how the Americans must detest those alternate shot formats. For a second day running, Europe dominated the foursomes to strengthen their grip on t(...)

 Patrick Reed after making his putt to win the 13th hole. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

The fat lady ain’t ready to sing just yet, as Saturday’s first session in the Ryder Cup – fourballs which produced records and drama – contrived to b(...)

Rory McIlroy  puts his arm around Sergio Garcia as he mocks being in tears following comments from Nick Faldo about the Spaniard’s performance under his captaincy at Valhalla in 2006. Photograph:  Harry How/Getty Images

Sergio Garcia’s European team-mates leapt to his defence after former Ryder Cup captain Nick Faldo described the Spaniard’s Ryder Cup performance u(...)