Suzann Pettersen of Norway plays her second shot at the par-five 17th hole during the third round of the Women’s British Open on the Ailsa Course at Turnberry. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Norway’s Suzann Pettersen recovered from a poor start to her third round to remain firmly in contention for a third Major title in the Ricoh Women’s B(...)

Norway’s Suzann Petterson lines up her putt on the 14th green as she defies the elements playing in the second round of the Women’s British Open Golf Championships in Turnberry. Photograph: Getty Images

Almost three decades have passed since the second day of the 1986 Open at Turnberry. But for those who saw the seven-under-par 63 shot by Greg Norman (...)

Park In-Bee has a two shot lead going into the final round of the Women’s PGA Championship in New York. Photograph: Getty

Two-time reigning champion Park In-Bee will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship after shooting a seven-unde(...)

Graeme McDowell who will represent Ireland at the Olympics: “It’s going to be very insightful for us as a sport, as a game, as professional athletes, to experience what those other sports have to put up with”. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

After closing with a 62 at the Tournament of Champions this month, Chris Kirk showed up at the site of his next start and learned he had been randomly(...)

 Suzann Pettersen of Norway plays a shot during the Pro-Am prior to the start of The Evian Championship at the Evian Resort Golf Club   in Evian-les-Bains, France. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Norway’s Suzann Pettersen will hope to take a leaf out of Rory McIlroy’s book as she defends her Evian Championship title this week.McIlroy’s habit of(...)

 Mo Martin of the United States poses with the trophy following her one-shot victory at the end of the final round of the Ricoh Women’s British Open at Royal Birkdale  in Southport, England. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

American Mo Martin won the Ricoh Women’s British Open in stunning fashion on Sunday, firing an eagle on the 72nd hole to finish a shot ahead of Norway(...)

Sun-Ju Ahn of South Korea plays her third shot at the par-5 17th hole during the third round of the Ricoh Women’s British Open at Royal Birkdale in Southport. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Inbee Park celebrated her 26th birthday by taking the lead in the Ricoh Women’s British Open on Saturday, but only after fellow South Korean golfer (...)

Stephanie Meadow: among the early starters on course today. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

World number one Stacy Lewis is relishing her growing rivalry with Michelle Wie as she prepares to defend her Ricoh British Open title at Birkdale.The(...)

Suzann Pettersen of Norway holds the trophy after securing victory in  The Evian Championship at  Evian-les-Bains, France. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Norway’s Suzann Pettersen capped a brilliant season with her second Major title in the Evian Championship in France on Sunday, holding off the challen(...)

Charley Hull asks Paula Creamer to sign her ball after defeating the American 5 and 4 in their singles match. Photograph: Rick Wilking/Reuters

Before the first ball was struck in the Solheim Cup, Suzann Pettersen of Norway was asked what the Europeans could do to hand the United States its fi(...)