Jason Day of Australia celebrates on the 18th green after his six-stroke victory at The Barclays at Plainfield Country Club  in Edison, New Jersey. Photo:  Scott Halleran/Getty Images

I know you have all heard it before to the point of irritation but golf really is a game of confidence and Jason Day is living proof. I remember th(...)

 Rory McIlroy   returns to action at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday. Photograph:  Kevin C Cox/Getty Images

Where once it looked as if Rory McIlroy’s ownership of the world number one spot would be long-term, with the potential to rival the longevity of T(...)

The wheels came off Tiger Woods’ Wyndham Championship challenge in the final round at Greenboro

Davis Love shot a superb final-round six-under 64 to become the third oldest winner in PGA Tour history at the Wyndham Championship. The 51-year-old f(...)

Usain Bolt of Jamaica wins gold in the Men’s 100 metres final at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing. Photograph: Getty Images.

As burdens go, that was quite a big one on Usain Bolt’s shoulders in Beijing, not many competitors enter a contest knowing that it is a “Battle for th(...)

Tiger Woods reacts after making his par putt on the 10th hole during the third round of the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club. Photograph: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

Tiger Woods continued to impress at the tournament where he has produced his best round in two years, signing for a two-under 68 on day three of the W(...)

Tiger Woods plays his second shot on the eighth hole during the second round of the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina. Photograph: Jared C Tilton/Getty Images

Tiger Woods roared back after over a year in the wilderness to tie for the Wyndham Championship lead on Friday and then said he didn’t expect it woul(...)

Tiger Woods reacts after chipping in for birdie on the 10th hole during the first round of the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club  in Greensboro, North Carolina. Photograph: Kevin C Cox/Getty Images

Tiger Woods roared back to form with a sparkling first round at the Wyndham Championship on Thursday. The former world number one needs to win this we(...)

Tiger Woods in action during the pro-am at the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club. “He is at the bottom of the mountain at the moment, but you have to start somewhere,” said Jason Day. Photograph: Rob Brown/AP

Tiger Woods heads into this week’s crunch Wyndham Championship with a warning from Jason Day that the majority of players no longer fear him. Woods’ c(...)

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 (...)

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