Dustin Johnson leads the Genesis Open by a stroke after two rounds. Photograph: Robert Laberge/Getty

Dustin Johnson is on course to be the new world number one as he leads the Genesis Open after two rounds. The 32-year-old will take over at the top o(...)

Ireland’s Shane Lowry  plays his approach  shot on the fourth hole during the first round of The Players Championship  at Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Photograph: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

A man transformed, Shane Lowry – who admitted to suffering what he termed “a meltdown” in practice on the eve of The Players – turned from frustrated (...)

Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods tee off at 7.30pm on the final day of The Masters. Photogarph: Getty

The 2015 Masters may have belonged to Jordan Spieth so far but on Sunday evening the eyes of the world won’t be fixed on the 21-year-old Texan but th(...)

 Cliff Avril (56) of the Seattle Seahawks tackles Aaron Rodgers (12) of the Green Bay Packers during the  NFC Championship game  at CenturyLink Field  in Seattle, Washington. Photo:  Tom Pennington/Getty Images

Asthe final episode of Charlie gripped a nation on Sunday night, Vinny Fitzpatrick was in thrall to another leader of men; arguably, a far more noble (...)

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland and his caddie JP Fitzgerald prepare at the fifth tee during the third round of The Barclays at The Ridgewood Country Club  in Paramus, New Jersey. Photograph:  Darren Carroll/Getty Images

Jason Day and Jim Furyk are tied for the lead heading into the final day of The Barclays while an inconsistent third-round performance left world numb(...)

Sergio Garcia of Spain hits a shot out of the bunker on the fourth hole during round two of the Shell Houston Open. Photo: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Sergio Garcia believes he needs to have more faith in his ability in order to translate his current consistency into major championship success(...)

Sergio Garcia of Spain watches his tee shot on the fifth hole during round two of the Shell Houston Open  in Humble, Texas. Photograph: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

Spain’s Sergio Garcia warmed up for next week’s US Masters in style with a superb second round of 65 in the Shell Houston Open on Friday. (...)