Sunday, July 20, 2014
Rory McIlroy only saw birdies at Royal Liverpool, mostly on his scorecard, and even one pheasant that trotted across the eighth green as he was lining up a putt. That was but a minor interruption in his command performance Friday in the British Open.
American Laura Diaz birdied three of her last four holes en route to a two-under 69 to maintain her lead at the U.S. LPGA Tour's Marathon Classic on Friday.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Rory McIlroy took a one shot lead into Friday's second round of the British Open, set on avoiding the kind of Friday flop that has bedeviled him all year.
Laura Diaz, winless in the past 12 years on the U.S. LPGA Tour, shot a 9-under 62 for a four-stroke lead after the opening round of the Marathon Classic on Thursday.
Friday, July 18, 2014
First man out David Howell made a storming start to the British Open at Royal Liverpool Golf Club on Thursday.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Phil Mickelson rolled long putts across the practice green in front of the Royal Liverpool clubhouse, some of them going in, most of them the right distance. He chirped to the caddie of Brandt Snedeker about their money game, a Mickelson tradition at the majors.
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Ayako Uehara of Japan felt confident with the putter and played in the best weather Royal Birkdale has to offer. It was the right combination to take the lead Thursday in the Women's British Open. And the best she could manage was a 4-under 68.
Colin Montgomerie twice sank three consecutive birdies en route to a 6-under 65 on Thursday that put him a stroke clear atop the leaderboard after the opening round of the U.S. Senior Open.
Friday, July 11, 2014
As much as Michelle Wie prefers to look forward, this is one week when it's tempting to get caught up in the past.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Angel Cabrera won the Greenbrier Classic on Sunday for his first non-major victory on the PGA Tour, closing with his second straight 6-under 64 for a two-stroke victory over George McNeill.