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Jason Day opened up a commanding lead at the Arnold Palmer Invitational after he followed his opening 66 with a flawless 65 in perfect scoring conditions at Bay Hill. Day birdied four of his last seven holes to set a daunting clubhouse target at 13 under par, earning him a five-shot advantage over nearest challenger Jamie Lovemark halfway through...

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Lexi Thompson fought through a back injury to secure a one-shot lead at the Meijer LPGA Classic on Friday after carding a four-under-par 67. Despite being in pain, the United States star broke from a pack of players who had been locked in a five-way tie after the first round with six birdies and two bogeys at Blythefield. ...

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Adam Scott's return to form, a near-miss for Rory McIlroy and a profitable week for Steven Bowditch feature in the talking points from the WGC-Cadillac Championship action. Golf's growing elite? While talk continues about golf's 'big three' of Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy and Jason Day, it was two of the PGA Tour's old guard who once again shone...

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USA captain Juli Inkster believes her side are the underdogs heading in to next month's Solheim Cup in Germany. Inkster's side travel to Golf Club St Leon-Rot looking to avoid a third consecutive defeat, following a record-breaking 18-10 loss at home in Colorado two years ago.  While the world rankings would indicate that the visitors have the stronger line-up,...

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Hye In Yeom raced clear of the field with a final-round four-under-par 68 in China to clinch the Xiamen International Ladies Open title. Yeom posted five birdies on her way to a score of 16 under par for the tournament, five strokes clear of second-placed Ssu-Chia Cheng and Kusuma Meechai, who carded her worst round of the week with a...

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Europe and the United States have both claimed they go in to this week's Solheim Cup as the underdogs. Carin Koch's European side are looking to make it a hat-trick of victories for the first time, as Juli Inkster's visiting team aim to end a six-year wait to triumph. While recent history is in favour of the hosts...

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Mirim Lee could not match her first-round efforts, but a 71 was good enough to maintain her dominance on 11 under at the Women's British Open at Woburn on Friday. The 25-year-old South Korean leads an Asian 1-2-3 with a one-shot lead over China's Feng Shanshan (68) and Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn (69).  Scotland's Catriona Matthew, 47 next month and...

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R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers is certain that this year's Open at Royal Troon will be one of the "preeminent sporting occasions in the world". Slumbers will be presiding over golf's oldest major for the first time having succeeded Peter Dawson last year, and he insisted he cannot wait for July to come around despite the amount of work...

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Lexi Thompson set a searing pace in the opening round of the Evian Championship as many of Europe's Solheim Cup team struggled in the final major of the year. Thompson made light of the cool, breezy conditions to fire a flawless five-under 66, while Mi Hyang Lee was the only one of the later starters to reel in the...

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Hideki Matsuyama said that Rickie Fowler opened the door for him to win at the Waste Management Phoenix Open after a dramatic four-hole play-off. Matsuyama was two behind playing partner Fowler with two to play, and a birdie-birdie finish was enough for the 23-year-old to force a play-off with the world number four. The short par four 17th proved...

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