Stephanie Meadow: will fly the flag for Ireland in the British Open at  Trump Turnberry Resort in Scotland. Photo: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Women’s British Open: When is a career Grand Slam not a Grand Slam? That is the question for world number one Inbee Park ahead of the Women’s Briti(...)

A triple bogey on the 17th ended Phil Mickelson’s final day charge at the British Open. Photograph: Getty

Former champion Phil Mickelson’s charge up the leaderboard came to a dramatic end in the delayed final round of the Open at St Andrews on Monday. Mick(...)

Jordan Spieth can overtake Rory McIlroy as world number one if he wins the British Open at St Andrews. Photograph: Getty

Jordan Spieth will replace Rory McIlroy as world number one if he wins the 144th Open Championship and completes the third leg of an unprecedented cal(...)

Donald Trump visiting Turnberry golf club in Scotland last month after its $10m refurbishment. Photograph: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

You forget sometimes just how badly money loves money. Whereas most of us associate the having of money with security, it’s remarkable just how insecu(...)

Shane Lowry of Ireland waits on the 18th green during the second round of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open at Gullane Golf Club. Photograph: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

Shane Lowry believes stability in his life off the course is helping his game on it after the Irishman shot a second 66 to move to eight under and a t(...)

Jordan Spieth will contest the John Deere Classic, the first PGA Tour title he won in 2013 in Illinois. Photograph: Erik S Lesser/EPA

Jordan Spieth, who has honoured his commitment to play in the John Deere Classic, is halfway towards an unprecedented calendar Grand Slam following hi(...)

Phil Mickelson  during a press conference prior to the start of the  Scottish Open at Gullane  in Scotland. Photo: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

Phil Mickelson and Jordan Spieth have backed Rory McIlroy’s decision to play football shortly before the defence of his British Open title, revealing (...)

The smile was wiped off Thomas Levet’s face moments after this victory dive into a lake following his French Open win of 2011. A broken shin caused him to miss that year’s British Open. Photograph:Stuart Franklin/Getty Images.

Phil Mickelson Back in 1994, Mickelson suffered a fracture to his left femur in a skiing accident. The leg injury kept him away from tournament golf f(...)

Bubba Watson holds up his ball on the 15th green during the final round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands. Photograph: Jim Rogash/Getty Images

Bubba Watson won his second Travelers Championship the same way as the first, at the second extra hole. Watson beat Englishman Paul Casey in a playoff(...)

Jordan Spieth: added the US Open to his Masters title last weekend. His performance at Augusta was reckoned to be worth almost $34 million in exposure to Under Armour.

Kevin Plank started Under Armour in the basement of his grandmother’s house in Washington, DC in 1996. With $15,000 in cash, a crazy notion to create(...)