May

  • Tiger Woods: "I'm not that far off from winning"

    Monday, 14 May 2018

    Tiger Woods made an impressive run up the leaderboard over the weekend before eventually finishing T11, and says he feels he is close to winning once more. Woods needed the help of 72nd hole bogeys from both Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas to make the cut on Friday, but took advantage of fairly benign conditions over the weekend before fading over...

  • Webb Simpson wins fifth PGA Tour title at Players Championship victory

    Monday, 14 May 2018

    Even with a double bogey on the last hole, Webb Simpson strolled to a four-shot victory at The Players Championship on Sunday.  It wasn't a spectacular final round by any means, but it didn't need to be. Heading in to the final day with a seven-shot cushion, Simpson's one-over 73 saw him complete a dominant victory at TPC Sawgrass over his...

  • Justin Thomas becomes World No.1

    Monday, 14 May 2018

    After his T11 finish at The Players Championship, Justin Thomas has replaced Dustin Johnson as the new World No.1  Thomas, who is the fourth youngest player to become World No.1 (after Jordan Spieth, Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy), ends Dustin Johnson's 64-week run at the top of the rankings as he gains the top spot for the first time.  The 25-year-old is...

  • Lagergren wins maiden title with playoff victory in Sicily

    Sunday, 13 May 2018

    Joakim Lagergren defeated Mike Lorenzo-Vera in a play-off to win his maiden European Tour title at the Rocco Forte Sicilian Open. Despite starting the day two shots behind Lorenzo-Vera, the 26-year-old made four birdies in his opening nine holes at the Verdura Golf Club to take a two shot lead at the turn.  An error at the 14th from Lagergren opened the...

  • Tiger Woods confirms entry to 2018 Open at Carnoustie

    Wednesday, 9 May 2018

    Fourteen time major champion Tiger Woods has confirmed his entry for The 147th Open at Carnoustie in July Woods, who is playing at The Players Championship this week, has officially committed to playing in The Open at Carnoustie this July.  “I won two of my Open Championships in Scotland and the other one in England, so let’s try and add another one...

  • The Players Championship: R1 & R2 Tee Times

    Wednesday, 9 May 2018

    Thursday Tee Times: Round 1 Tee Times for The Players Championships *Indicates teeing off from No 10 Tee All times are in BST.  12:10 p.m. -- Lucas Glover, Chad Campbell, Dominic Bozzelli 12:10 p.m. -- John Huh, Blayne Barber, Kiradech Aphibarnrat* 12:21 p.m. -- Ryan Palmer, Bud Cauley, Harold Varner III 12:21 p.m. -- Scott Stallings, Kevin Na, Richy Werenski* 12:32 p.m. -- Scott Brown,...

  • Prize Money Breakdown: Record $11m purse for Players Championship

    Tuesday, 8 May 2018

    Prize Money Breakdown: Record $11m purse for 2018 Players Championship matches the same purse as The Masters  The record purse, up from $10.5 million last year, guarantees that the winner of this week's Players Championship is set to bring home $1.98 million - the same amount Patrick Reed received for winning The Masters.  It marks an increase for the winner of $110,000, after both the...

  • Prize Money Breakdown: Record $11m purse for Players Championship

    Tuesday, 8 May 2018

    Prize Money Breakdown: Record $11m purse for 2018 Players Championship matches the same purse as The Masters  The record purse, up from $10.5 million last year, guarantees that the winner of this week's Players Championship is set to bring home $1.98 million - the same amount Patrick Reed received for winning The Masters.  It marks an increase for the winner of $110,000, after both the...

  • The Players Championship: Key Storylines, Betting Tips & How To Watch

    Monday, 7 May 2018

    The Players Championship: Everything you need to know about the key storylines, the course, and who to watch this week.  This year's contest marks the final time players will be teeing up at TPC Sawgrass for the Players Championship in May, before it moves back to its original March date in 2019.  With Tiger's return, a big battle for World No.1, several...

  • Jason Day claims 12th PGA Tour win at Wells Fargo Championship

    Sunday, 6 May 2018

    Jason Day picked up his second PGA Tour title of the year, holding on for a two-shot victory at the Wells Fargo Championship on Sunday It wasn't an easy victory by any means, but Jason Day battled against his swing at Quail Hollow and put together a late birdie run on The Green Mile to claim his 12th PGA Tour victory.  Day,...

  • Ireland's Dunne and Moynihan combine to win Golf Sixes title

    Sunday, 6 May 2018

    Ireland's Paul Dunne and Gavin Moynihan overcame strong competition and combined to win the second edition of GolfSixes with a 2-0 victory over France. Meanwhile, ladies golf proved the big winner at GolfSixes as Mel Reid declares it a huge success for women's golf... Once again the European Tour's GolfSixes proved to be a success in it's second outing, with crowds dominated...

  • Golf Sixes Preview: Everything you need to know

    Tuesday, 1 May 2018

    The second edition of GolfSixes is back for 2018 at Centurian Golf Club in St Albans: Here's everything you need to know about the pairs format, the teams, and how to watch. With the addition of female teams and the retention of themed golf holes that include holes with a shot clock or nearest the pin contest, Golf Sixes returns for...

  • Wells Fargo Championship Preview: How to watch and who to watch

    Tuesday, 1 May 2018

    This week the PGA Tour returns to Quail Hollow for the Wells Fargo Championship. Here's how to watch, and who to watch this week.  After last week's pairs-event Zurich Classic, the PGA Tour resumes it's 72 hole strokeplay format on its final stop before the Players Championship next week, with 15 of the World's top 25 players heading to Quail Hollow. The...