Perth’s precocious Hannah Green has set her sights on catching a runaway Korean to become just the fourth local golfer to win the Australian Open. The 21-year-old will start Sunday’s final round at Kooyonga in Adelaide four shots shy of pacesetter Jin Young Ko. Hannah Green during the third round of the Australian Women’s Open. Mark
MUSCAT, Oman — England’s Matthew Southgate will enter the final round of the NBO Oman Open in a three-way tie for the lead as he goes in search of his first European Tour title. Southgate carded seven birdies, two bogeys and a double bogey in a mixed third round to join Dutchman Joost Luiten and
LOS ANGELES — Give Tiger Woods credit for being all-in on his comeback. There might not be enough Bridgestone golf balls in his bag to handle the brutal test that is PGA National in Florida, given the way he just hit them in California, but he will endure regardless. The PGA Tour announced during the
LOS ANGELES — A continual combination of missed fairways, missed greens and missed putts added up to a missed cut for Tiger Woods at the Genesis Open on Friday. Playing in just his third event since a fourth back surgery last year, Woods struggled to find any rhythm and maintain any momentum on a Riviera
Golfing great Karrie Webb has missed the cut, while Korea’s Jin Young Ko isn’t getting strung out at the prosect of a wire-to-wire Australian Open win. Ko will take a three-shot buffer into the third round at Adelaide’s Kooyonga Golf Club after keeping her overnight lead on Friday with a composed three-under-par. Ko is 10
LOS ANGELES — The power is there. The precision continues to be an issue early in Tiger Woods‘ comeback. Hitting just 7 of 18 greens in regulation, Woods still managed to shoot 1-over-par 72 on Thursday at Riviera Country Club to settle into the middle of the pack through one round of the Genesis Open.
Matthew Southgate and Paul Waring shared the lead after day one of the inaugural Oman Open in Muscat. The English duo are both searching for their first European Tour wins but entered the campaign on the back of career-best seasons in 2017 having overcome considerable adversity over the years. Coming off back fusion surgery, Tiger
Former world No.1 Lydia Ko knows she’s getting bagged for swinging changes almost as much as her golf clubs. The New Zealander carded a four-under-par 68 in Thursday’s opening round of the Australian Open in Adelaide, three shots behind South Korea’s pacesetter Jin Young Ko. Another South Korean, Jiyai Shin, is outright second at five
LOS ANGELES — Rory McIlroy played with Tiger Woods around Thanksgiving and was surprised by how far the 14-time major winner had come in such a short time following April 2017 back surgery. Now he’ll get to see him up close again — and when it counts — during the first two rounds of this
LOS ANGELES — As became evident long ago, Tiger Woods is not one to forget. Slights, perceived or otherwise, come to mind. And so do losses, even ones that occurred long ago. As Woods readies for competition this week at the Genesis Open, a defeat 20 years ago at this tournament is one such example.