The  par-three at TPC Scottsdale, host to this week’s Phoenix Open. Photograph: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

From swing analysis machines to laser distance-measuring devices, golfers have always tended to be ahead of the curve when it comes to using technolog(...)

The crowds here in Scottsdale are massive and I’m looking forward to playing the 16th – one of golf’s iconic par 3s

I’ll use one word to describe what conditions were like last Sunday at Torrey Pines: Horrendous! It brought me back to some of those days spent on win(...)

 Paul Dunne in action during the final round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines South in San Diego, California. Photograph: Sean M Haffey/Getty Images)

Paul Dunne will tee it up at the biggest party in golf at the Phoenix Open bidding to continue a dream start to his USPGA Tour career. The 23-year-ol(...)

Padraig Harrington of Ireland is nine shots off the lead at the Sony Open. Photograph: Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Brandt Snedeker missed birdie putts from 12 feet on the last two holes and had to settle for a share of the lead with fellow American Zac Blair after(...)

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(...)

 Padraig Harrington of Ireland plays his shot from the first tee during the first round of the Sony Open In Hawaii at Waialae Country Club. Photograph: Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Former world number one and 2005 champion Singh rolled back the years as he charged into a share of the first-round lead with a sizzling seven-under-p(...)

 Pádraig Harrington  waves to the gallery  during the  Hyundai Tournament of Champions at Kapalua Golf Club  in Lahaina, Hawaii. Photo:  Tom Pennington/Getty Images

No tip-toeing from Pádraig Harrington, whose sixth place finish behind Jordan Spieth in the Tournament of Champions more than kick-started his year’s(...)

Jordan Spieth chips on to the eighth green  during the third round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions at the Plantation Course at Kapalua Golf Club in Lahaina, Hawaii. Photograph: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Jordan Spieth closed in on his seventh PGA Tour victory as he hit an exquisite three-iron to eagle the par-five last and seize a five-stroke lead aft(...)

 Jordan Spieth tees off on the 18th hole during his second round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions at the Plantation Course at Kapalua Golf Club in Lahaina, Hawaii. Photograph: Tom Pennington/Getty Images

World number one Jordan Spieth delivered a putting masterclass on the way to a flawless nine-under-par 64 that took him four shots clear at the halfwa(...)

Padraig Harrington of Ireland tips his hat on the first tee during round one of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions at the Plantation Course at Kapalua Golf Club. Photograph: Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Defending champion Patrick Reed made a brilliant eagle at the last to earn a one-stroke lead over Jordan Spieth in the first round of the Hyundai Tour(...)