South Africa’s George Coetzee plays a shot to the 18th hole during the final round of the  Mauritius Open at Heritage Golf Club  in Bel Ombre. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

George Coetzee lived up to his billing as the highest-ranked player in the field by beating Denmark’s Thorbjorn Olesen in a play-off to win the inaugu(...)

South African golfer George Coetzee celeberates with his compatriot, rock star Ard Matthews,  after Coetzee’s victory at the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius  Open at Heritage Golf Club yesterday. Photograph:  Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

George Coetzee lived up to his billing as the highest-ranked player in the field by beating Denmark’s Thorbjorn Olesen in a play-off to win the inaugu(...)

 Adam Scott practising for the Cadillac Championship at Doral: “I’ve putted lots of different ways, it’s been feeling good. It’s not that big a deal . .  Photo:  David Cannon/Getty Images

New baby. New caddie. New putter. It’s all change for Adam Scott, who makes a belated start to his season. “Everything was getting a little boring, (...)

 Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland  during the third round of the World Tour Championship golf tournament at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Photograph: Yoshua Arias / EPA

Defending champion Henrik Stenson remained on course to achieve a personal milestone worth more than €1.6 million as Rory McIlroy suffered a nightmare(...)

Rory McIlroy plays his tee shot at the par four 16th hole during the first round of the  DP World Tour Championship at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai. Photo: David Cannon/Getty Images

Shane Lowry may not be able to lift 275lb weights as world number one Rory McIlroy did in a gym session in Dubai earlier this week but the affable Of(...)

Bubba Watson  chips in from a greenside bunker on the 18th hole to make a play-off during the final round of the WGC-HSBC Champions at the Sheshan International Golf Club in Shanghai, China. Photograph: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Graeme McDowell’s bid to hold off a world-class field for all four days of the WGC-HSBC Champions event in Shanghai came unstuck in the final round a(...)

Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland hits his second shot on the 18th hole during the third round of the WGC - HSBC Champions at the Sheshan International Golf Club  in Shanghai. Photograph: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Graeme McDowell insisted he was relishing the challenge after his domination of the WGC-HSBC Champions came under serious threat in Shanghai. Two ahea(...)

 Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen celebrates winning the Perth International at Lake Karrinyup Country Club. Photograph: Richard Wainwright/EPA

Thorbjorn Olesen sealed his second career European Tour title on Sunday with a final-round 71 to see off the challenge of French Ryder Cup star Victor(...)

Anthony Wall of England and Oliver Goss of Australia walk past a group of ducks on day one of the 2014 Perth International at Lake Karrinyup Country Club in Perth, Australia. Photograph:  Paul Kane/Getty Images

The three Irish fighting for their Tour cards at the ISPS Handa Perth International have it all do after slow starts in Western Australia. With the l(...)

Gareth Maybin of Northern Ireland is three adrift ahead of Sunday in  the Made In Denmark at Himmerland Golf & Spa Resort. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Scotland’s Marc Warren produced one of the best rounds of his career to surge into contention for the inaugural Made in Denmark event on Saturday. Wa(...)