Golf: McIlroy to Skip Irish Open to Focus on Open Championship
Rory McIlroy is set to skip the Irish Open at Lahinch in July to focus on the Open Championship in his native Northern Ireland later that month, the four-times major winner has said.
South Korean Golfers Create New Rivalry on L.P.G.A. Tour
On most weeks, in most tournaments, very little separates Sung Hyun Park and So Yeon Ryu.
Golf: Kuchar Apologizes to Caddie Over Pay Dispute
Matt Kuchar apologized to caddie David Ortiz on Friday and said he will pay him the amount he asked for after Ortiz criticized the golfer for giving him only $5,000 of the nearly $1.3 million he earned by winning the Mayakoba Classic in November.
Golf: Bubba Targets U.S. Ryder Cup Captaincy and Hall of Fame
Bubba Watson’s career goals include being a Ryder Cup captain and making it into the World Golf Hall of Fame, the American told reporters on the eve of his defense of the Genesis Open title at Riviera on Wednesday.
Garcia Apologizes, Wants to Be ‘Best Behaved’ in Golf
Sergio Garcia apologized in a statement and in person to the players in his group when he damaged five greens at the Saudi International. He apologized in a social media post and in an interview at his locker Wednesday at Riviera.
Phil Mickelson Wins at Pebble Beach and Hopes It’s Just a Prequel
Mickelson charged back to win the Pebble Beach Pro-Am on the same course that will play host to the U.S. Open this year — the only major title he hasn’t won.