European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley during a press conference at Gleneagles Golf Course, Perthshire. Photo: Lynne Cameron/PA

Nothing is set in stone, not even the partnership of Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell. As rival captains Paul McGinley and Tom Watson shared ha(...)

 England’s Luke Donald narrowly missed out on a Ryder Cup place. Photograph:  David Davies/PA Wire.

European captain Paul McGinley revealed Lee Westwood had “slightly pipped” Luke Donald to a Ryder Cup wild card after completing his team for Gleneag(...)

Tiger Woods hits a shot on the 10th fairway on his way to carding a 79 in the third round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines South  in La Jolla, California. Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images

Gary Woodland will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in San Diego after difficult conditions saw(...)

 Phil Mickelson hits out of the greenside bunker on the third hole on the North Course during the first round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines  in La Jolla, California. Photograph: Donald Miralle/Getty Images

Stewart Cink, seeking his first PGA Tour title in five years, charged into a one-shot lead at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego on Thursday as (...)

Phil Mickelson  reacts to a birdie putt on the 18th green during the final round of the 142nd Open Championship at Muirfield. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

After huffing and puffing at the British Open so often in the past, Phil Mickelson finally blew the house down by romping to a three-shot victory over(...)

1998 champion Mark O’Meara has seen plenty of tougher days at The Open. Photograph:  Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Veteran Mark O’Meara hit out at younger players who “whine a lot” after the older generation shone on day one at the Open Championship. Ian Poulter le(...)

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland watches his second shot on the eighth hole during the final round of the Shell Houston Open at the Redstone Golf Club  in Humble, Texas. Photograph: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

DA Points found form out of nowhere to claim victory at the Shell Houston Open by a shot and book his place at the Masters. Points had missed (...)