Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth, two members of a new generation of golfers who have dominated the sport over the past two seasons, prepared on 20 January to renew their rivalry for the first time in 2016 at the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship this week. Spieth and McIlroy, ranked world number one and three respectively, have won four of the last eight major championships between them at two apiece. McIlroy has a further two major wins from earlier in his career and is looking to quickly get back to that form.
Jan 20, 2016
Jason Day admitted on 6 January that the vertigo that hampered his title hopes at the US Open returned during the British Open at St Andrews. The 27-year-old world number two, speaking ahead of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, described the dizziness during the Open Championship as mild compared to what happened at Chambers Bay.
Jan 7, 2016
Speaking on Tuesday (24 November) golf world number one Jordan Spieth credited his victory at the Australian Open in Sydney in 2014 as the catalyst for a spectacular year in which he claimed two major titles. The 22-year-old American shot a final round course-record 63 to win the title by six strokes to seal victory.
Nov 24, 2015
World number three Rory McIlroy declared he was back to his ominous best after seven birdies in 11 holes helped him win the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai on Sunday (22 November), a victory that has already led his thoughts to turn to Aprils US Masters. McIlroys one-stroke victory over Englands Andy Sullivan caps an impressive recovery by the Northern Irishman after a ruptured ankle ligament denied him the chance to defend his British Open title this summer.
Nov 23, 2015
Englands Justin Rose said on Wednesday (18 November) that he has a great chance of winning the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai that starts on Thursday (19 November). Speaking at a press conference on the eve of the tournament, Rose said he came to Dubai with the one purpose: to take home the Race to Dubai title.
Nov 18, 2015
World number three Rory McIlroy said on Tuesday (17 November) he is eager to defend his Race to Dubai title and try to win the DP World Tour championship tournament too. McIlroy won the 2014 Race to Dubai championship and came second in the season-ending DP World Tour championship in Dubai. This year he wants to do the Dubai double and take both titles at once.
Nov 17, 2015
Russell Knox celebrated in Shanghai, China on Sunday (8 November) after shooting a final round four-under-par 68 to win the WGC-HSBC Champions event on his World Golf Championships debut, the Scot finishing two shots clear of Kevin Kisner at the Sheshan International Golf Club.
Nov 9, 2015
Some of the worlds golfing greats had their chance to test out their rhythm skills in Shanghai, China on Tuesday (3 November) at a promotional event ahead of the 2015 WGC-Golf Champions event starting there on Thursday (5 November).
Nov 3, 2015
Golfs former world number one, Tiger Woods, was in Mexico on Tuesday (20 October) to promote the sport and lead a clinic for golf enthusiasts in the capital, calling for the regions youth to get behind the sport. Woods is in the Mexican capital to promote the Americas Golf Cup to be held from 22-25 October.
Oct 21, 2015
World number three Rory McIlroy aims to make up for lost time by regaining the habit of being in tournament contention when he tees off in the first round of this weeks Frys.com Open, the opening event on the 2015-16 PGA Tour.
Oct 15, 2015
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