Jordan Spieth  and Jimmy Walker  putt on the 11th green during practice for the BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Illinois. Photograph: Tannen Maury/EPA

World number two Jordan Spieth believes he is “free-rolling” towards a possible $10 million payday in the FedEx Cup play-offs. Whatever happens in the(...)

Jason Day  with his caddie Colin Swatton on the 18th green after winning the 2015 PGA Championship  at Whistling Straits, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, on Sunday. Photograph: Jamie Squire/Getty Images

No standing still. Ever. As golf’s newest Major champion has discovered, the desire for more is insatiable. And, although Jason Day’s journey to a (...)

File photo - Rory McIlroy played an 18-hole practice round on Saturday, fuelling speculation of a possible imminent return from injury Photo: AFP Photo

World number one Rory McIlroy has stepped up his preparations for the defence of his US PGA Championship title with a practice round at Whistling Stra(...)

Rory McIlroy has hinted again at a return to action next week as he retweeted his first grouping for the first two rounds. Photo: Adam Davy/PA Wire

World number one Rory McIlroy looks increasingly likely to return from injury to defend his US PGA Championship title next week. Tournament organisers(...)

World number one Rory McIlroy has dropped anoher hint to suggest he will be fit to play in the USPGA Championship. Photograph: PA

World number one Rory McIlroy has offered another clue which suggests he plans to return from injury to defend his USPGA Championship title next week.(...)

Rory McIlroy has posted video  showing him working out in the gym without any apparent discomfort from his injured ankle. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA

Rory McIlroy has heightened speculation surrounding his return to action by posting a video which shows him working out in the gym without any apparen(...)

Bernd Wiesberger of Austria jumps up to see the flag on the green at the 12th hole during the first round of the Omega European Masters  in Crans-Montana, Switzerland. Photograph: Peter Klaunzer/EPA

Michael Hoey carded an early hole-in-one as he opened his Omega European Masters campaign with a five-under 65 to lie two shots off first-round leader(...)

Sergio Garcia: “It’s such a great place here, especially at this time of year,” said the 1999 champion. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

World number 10 Sergio Garcia makes a long-awaited return to the Omega European Masters this week looking to maintain his excellent record in the Swis(...)

 Zach Johnson doubled his Major tally as he won the British Open after a play-off at St Andrews. Photograph: PA

History has its way of beckoning the chosen ones. For a time, it seemed as if Jordan Spieth would - just as he did in the US Open - contrive to find (...)

Rickie Fowler heads into the British Open off the back of victory in the Scottish Open. Photograph: Getty

Rickie Fowler - World ranking: 5th - Odds: 16/1 Tight in the market, especially after his Scottish Open win, but Fowler seems like a (...)