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Rory McIlroy drives on the 18th hole  during the second round of the 2019 US Championship at  Bethpage Black  in Farmingdale, New York. Photograph: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

It was almost as if Rory McIlroy caught himself on in midstream. Like a conductor who, to his horror, discovered the orchestra playing grunge music, o(...)

Tiger Woods on the 17th hole during the first round of the US PGA Championship Bethpage Black. Photograph: Brad Penner-USA Today Sports

The rumour mill didn’t get to spin too long. A bit like a game of Chinese whispers which gathered legs, someone told someone who told someone that Tig(...)

Rory McIlroy tees off during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bethpage Black, Long Island on Wednesday. Photograph: Charles Krupa/AP

At one point during his final preparations ahead of this 101st edition of the US PGA Championship, Rory McIlroy engaged in a playful distraction with (...)

Rory McIlroy  signs autographs during a practice round prior to the 2019 PGA Championship at the Bethpage Black course in Long Island, New York, on Monday. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

The problem for Rory McIlroy is one of having to walk on eggshells. Damned if you do; damned if you don’t. In reaffirming his original intention to re(...)

 Tiger Woods catches a ball as he practices on the driving range for the PGA Championship  at Bethpage Black course in Bethpage, New York. Photograph: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports

The main man was dressed like someone preparing for a military mission, head-to-toe in black. A black wool beanie wrapped around his black baseball c(...)

 Tiger Woods   looks on during a practice round prior to the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black  in Bethpage, New York. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Tiger Woods has numbers in his sights, again. There’s 18: that’s the record of career Majors held by Jack Nicklaus, which is back in play for Woods wh(...)

England’s Tommy Fleetwood: I generally say every course suits me and then see where we go from there. I try to make a positive statement about it and then work backwards from there

Tommy Fleetwood will take a positive approach into the US PGA Championship, despite admitting to being at a distinct disadvantage. Fleetwood was jus(...)

Tiger Woods walks through the crowd on the 18th hole after winning the Masters at  Augusta National Golf Club. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

The history-maker has a hard act to follow, even for him. But, don’t you know, he’ll find a way; for Tiger Woods’s comeback of comebacks, in a body he(...)