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Flying start for Pendrith

Home amateur Taylor Pendrith was just one shot back as Tim Petrovic and Michael Putnam shared the lead after round one of the RBC Canadian Open.

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Langer leads in Wales

Bernhard Langer mastered difficult links conditions at the Senior Open at Royal Porthcawl to shoot six-under in the first round and lead by a shot, with treble-chasing Colin Montgomerie seven shots off the pace.

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Horsey ahead in Russia

A fine first round of 65 saw David Horsey sitting one shot clear of the field after the opening day of the M2M Russian Open on Thursday.

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Wednesday finish for Turkish Open

The 2015 Turkish Ladies Open will be the first tournament on any major golf tour to finish on a Wednesday, in a pioneering move aimed at boosting the profile of women’s golf.

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Scott heads first Rio ranking

Adam Scott is No 1 on the first official Olympic Ranking list to be published ahead of the 2016 Games in Brazil.

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Jamieson seeks Moscow boost

Scotland's Scott Jamieson is looking to bounce back from a poor Open Championship at this week's M2M Russian Open at Tseleevo Golf & Polo Club in Moscow.

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Langer plans Open charge

Bernhard Langer is relishing a week of links golf as he prepares to tee it up in the Senior Open Championship at Royal Porthcawl on Thursday.

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Rory holds back 'dirty' jug

Newly-crowned Open champion Rory McIlory has admitted the trophy needed a clean when appearing empty-handed in Northern Ireland.

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Fowler prepared for Gleneagles

American Rickie Fowler has turned his attention to the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles in September after finishing as joint runner-up at The Open Championship.

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McDowell doubts Rory dominance

Graeme McDowell does not believe Rory McIlroy will go on to dominate golf following his Open success at Royal Liverpool.

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Hoylake attendance down on '06

Hoylake's attendance for the 2014 Open Championship attracted 26,059 fewer spectators than when the tournament was last played on the Wirral links in 2006.

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Player praises McIlroy

South African legend Gary Player has paid tribute to Rory McIlroy following the Northern Irishman’s Open Championship success at Royal Liverpool on Sunday.

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