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Ryu bags nine birdies in Canada

South Korea's Ryu So-Yeon fired a bogey-free opening round of nine-under-par on Thursday to seize a one-stroke lead over compatriot Choi Na-Yeon at the LPGA Canadian Open.

Australian quartet faces sudden death in US PGA Tour playoffs

High hopes: Aaron Baddeley.

For Geoff Ogilvy, Stuart Appleby, Aaron Baddeley and Robert Allenby the equation in week one of the US PGA Tour playoffs is simple: perform or perish.

Adam Scott vows to pace Rory McIlroy

Adam Scott has vowed to elevate his game to ensure a rampant Rory McIlroy is not the only name in golf.

Peerless Rory McIlroy on course to break the bank

Oliver Brown If Rory McIlroy's appearance last weekend at his beloved Manchester United taught us anything, it was that money could not buy him taste.

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Rory McIlroy sets sights on fifth career major

Chris Strauss Jimmy Fallon couldn't contain his admiration.

Jason Day out to win golf's 'grand final'

Jason Day

Jason Day has labelled the FedEx Cup title golf's grand final and has set his sights on being the first Australian to win the season-long points race.

Nick Watney grabs one-shot lead after Wyndham Championship third round

Nick Watney

Nick Watney carded a five-under-par 65 to grab the lead after the third round at the Wyndham Championship on Saturday.

American Brittany Lincicome takes one-shot lead into LPGA Championship final round

Strong position: American Brittany Lincicome.

American Brittany Lincicome edged closer to her second major title after establishing a one-stroke lead after the third round at the LPGA Championship on Saturday.

American golfer Kevin Sutherland shoots 59 on seniors tour

Kevin Sutherland

Kevin Sutherland joined one of golf's most exclusive clubs on Saturday, firing a 59 in the second round of the Champions Tour tournament at En-Joie Golf Club.

Lydia Ko in hunt for women's golf major title

Lydia Ko.

New Zealand's Lydio Ko has given herself an outside shot at becoming the world's youngest golf major championship winner.

Australian Steve Jeffress beats compatriot Jake Higginbottom to Fiji title

Steve Jeffress in action on the final day.

Australian golfer Steve Jeffress recorded the biggest win of his career after he beat compatriot Jake Higginbottom in a final-day shootout to claim the inaugural $1 million Fiji International on...

Camilo Villegas wins US PGA event

Camilo Villegas poses with the Sam Snead Cup after winning the Wyndham Championship.

Camilo Villegas won the Wyndham Championship by a stroke Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory since 2010.

Inbee Park wins LPGA Championship

Inbee Park of South Korea hits her tee shot on the second hole.

Inbee Park successfully defended her LPGA Championship title by beating Brittany Lincicome with a par on the first hole of a playoff Sunday.

Jason Day's putter deals him a major blow

Ben Everill Jason Day and his putter could be heading for a split after the flat stick cruelled his bid for a maiden major at the PGA Championship.

Irish 'BMW' buckles his rare talent up for a sweet ride

Rory McIlroy celebrates his one-stroke victory with his father, Gerry.

Oliver Brown Rory McIlroy mounted the first tee at a sodden Valhalla on Sunday night with the familiar feeling of a target drawn on his back.

US PGA Championship 2014, final day

Rory McIlroy.

Richard Shute All the action live from the fourth and final day from the Valhalla Golf Club in Kentucky.

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Tom Watson trusts Tiger Woods to make call on health for Ryder Cup

Tom Watson wants Tiger Woods to be honest about his fitness ahead of the Ryder Cup.

U.S. Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson expects Tiger Woods to give an honest assessment of his fitness before he decides whether to make him one of his three wildcard picks for the Sept.

Golfer Brendan Jones arrives in Fiji without his clubs

Brendan Jones has arrived in Fiji for the Fiji International, but his clubs haven't.

Ed Jackson Australian golfer Brendan Jones is all set for this week's Fiji International – all he needs is some clubs.

Why it's OK that the Tiger Woods era is fading away

FILE - APRIL 1: According to reports April 1, 2014, Tiger Woods will miss the Masters because of back surgery. DORAL, FL - MARCH 08:  Tiger Woods speaks with the media after a six-under par 66 during the third round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship at Trump National Doral on March 8, 2014 in Doral, Florida.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Paul Hayward Exit Tiger Woods, enter Rory McIlroy. Sport fans are sitting up and taking notice after Valhalla.

Crunch time for Greg Chalmers and Robert Allenby

Time to perform: Robert Allenby needs to lift his game.

Australian veterans Greg Chalmers and Robert Allenby face a tense week at the US PGA final regular season event, where they fight for a place in the playoffs and a tour card for next season.