Rio Olympics: US Golfers Say Zika Virus Threat Overhyped
Agence France-Presse

Rio Olympics: US Golfers Say Zika Virus Threat Overhyped

The United States Golfing team are hopeful that Caymans and large rodents do not interfere in their preparation as Golf makes a comeback to the Olympics after a 112-year absence.

Jyoti Randhawa Tied Ninth, SSP Chawrasia Tied 14th in Thailand
Indo-Asian News Service

Jyoti Randhawa Tied Ninth, SSP Chawrasia Tied 14th in Thailand

Jyoti Randhawa who was tied 28th with Chawrasia on Friday, got off to a flying start, getting birdies on the first and second holes.

Anirban Lahiri Disappoints at World Challenge, Finishes Tied Last
Press Trust of India

Anirban Lahiri Disappoints at World Challenge, Finishes Tied Last

Anirban Lahiri carded an even-par 72 in the fourth round to drop two places and end last along with his Asian counterpart Hideki Matsuyama in the Hero World Challenge.

Bubba Watson Wins World Challenge by Three Shots
Associated Press

Bubba Watson Wins World Challenge by Three Shots

Bubba Watson had a two-shot lead going into the final round and sailed home to a 6-under 66 for a three-shot victory over second-placed Patrick Reed at the Hero World Challenge.

Anirban Lahiri Slips to Tied 15th on Day 3 of Hero World Challenge
Press Trust of India

Anirban Lahiri Slips to Tied 15th on Day 3 of Hero World Challenge

Anirban Lahiri was unable to make any ground after a disappointing one-over 73 at the PGA-sanctioned event at the Albany Golf Club.

Bubba Watson Grabs Challenge Lead With Paul Casey on His Heels
Agence France-Presse

Bubba Watson Grabs Challenge Lead With Paul Casey on His Heels

The 37-year-old Bubba Watson, stood on 19-under 197 after 54 holes in the 18-man invitational event hosted by Tiger Woods at the Albany resort near Nassau, Bahamas.

Bubba Watson Upbeat on Open Chances
Agence France-Presse

Bubba Watson Upbeat on Open Chances

Despite his poor record on British courses, world number three Bubba Watson is raring to go and will tee off with Englishman Ian Poulter and South African Charl Schwartzel.

Bubba Watson Maintains Lead at Travelers Championship
Agence France-Presse

Bubba Watson Maintains Lead at Travelers Championship

Bubba Watson, a seven-time winner on the PGA Tour, finished 36 holes at 11-under-par 129. The two-time Masters champion and world No. 5 earned his first career victory on tour at this event in 2010.

Bubba Watson Fires 62 to Grab Two-Shot Travelers Lead
Agence France-Presse

Bubba Watson Fires 62 to Grab Two-Shot Travelers Lead

Bubba Watson fired nine birdies in all, including four on the last five holes, the final one coming on 18 after a 139-yard second shot that bounced into the flagstick and stopped four inches beyond the cup.

For Champions, Only a Year to Throw on the Green Jacket
Bill Pennington, The New York Times

For Champions, Only a Year to Throw on the Green Jacket

For the first year after their victory, winners can take the jacket with them wherever they please. Bubba Watson took it to his high school, his elementary school, his middle school and the University of Georgia.

Rory McIlroy, Bubba Watson eye Tiger Woods in Augusta Masters Showdown
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Rory McIlroy, Bubba Watson eye Tiger Woods in Augusta Masters Showdown

The 79th Masters opens on Thursday at Augusta National with McIlroy seeking his first green jacket and third major crown in a row to complete a career Grand Slam while Woods, who has fallen to 111th in the world rankings, contends for a 15th career major after a nightmare year of injuries and inconsistent form.

Masters Champ Bubba Watson Pulls Out of Bay Hill
Agence France-Presse

Masters Champ Bubba Watson Pulls Out of Bay Hill

Bubba Watson released a statement through the PGA Tour on Wednesday explaining his decision.

Mickelson confident, Tiger hungry, Rory mellow at PGA
Agence France-Presse

Mickelson confident, Tiger hungry, Rory mellow at PGA

Golf's top stars gather next week at Oak Hill Country Club for the 95th edition of the final major tournament of the year after a season that has brought disappointment, a measure of success and more than a few surprises.

British Open: Rory McIlroy retreats after Muirfield mauling
Agence France-Presse

British Open: Rory McIlroy retreats after Muirfield mauling

It is the first time that

Tiger Woods eager to put spat with Sergio Garcia behind him
Agence France-Presse

Tiger Woods eager to put spat with Sergio Garcia behind him

Woods said that he has not spoken to Sergio Garcia and has no plans to do so after the golfers got into a spat that was sparked by racially-tinged comments from the Spaniard.

An admission by Singh; an opportunity for the PGA
Karen Crouse, The New York Times

An admission by Singh; an opportunity for the PGA

Unlike the major professional sports leagues and even the men's and women's professional tennis tours, the PGA Tour has steadfastly refused to announce fines or suspensions. Tour officials do not acknowledge discipline meted out for acts like throwing a club into the gallery, blowing off a mandatory players meeting, getting into an on-course a...

Doping scandal may sink golf star Vijay Singh
NDTVSports

Doping scandal may sink golf star Vijay Singh

Deer antler spray reportedly has IGF-1 which aids in muscle growth. It is banned by major pro sports.

Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson set for Phoenix Open
Associated Press

Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson set for Phoenix Open

Defending champion Kyle Stanley, 2011 winner Mark Wilson and 2010 champion Hunter Mahan also are entered in the January 31-February 3 event along with Rickie Fowler, Nick Watney, Carl Pettersson, Nicolas Colsaerts and Lucas Glover.

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