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13 August 2018 1:54 PM Furyk confirms 8 for Ryder Cup, door open for Tiger

St. Louis - US Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk unveiled the first eight members of his squad on Monday, with the potential of a captain's pick remaining to add Tiger Woods to the lineup. Furyk confirmed spots next month in France for Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson, Webb Simpson and Rickie Fowler from US qualifying settled after Sunday's PGA Championship final 25

11 August 2018 8:26 PM Tiger charges into the hunt as Koepka takes lead

St. Louis - Tiger Woods birdied five of the first eight holes and charged into contention for his first major title since 2008 in Saturday's third round of the PGA Championship. The 14-time major champion, in the eighth month of his comeback from spinal fusion surgery after years of back injuries, shared third on eight-under-par after seven holes at Bellerive 30

03 August 2018 4:59 AM Poulter leads Bridgestone with 62, Woods four back

Los Angeles - Ian Poulter, gunning for a spot on the European Ryder Cup team, fired an eight-under par 62 on Thursday to grab the first-round lead in the World Golf Championships Bridgestone Invitational in Ohio. The English golfer, who won the Houston Open in April, had eight birdies without a bogey to hold a one-stroke lead over Americans Kyle Stanley 33

29 July 2018 7:33 PM Jimenez wins Senior British Open

St. Andrews - Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Senior British Open on Sunday, edging defending champion Bernhard Langer by one shot. Jimenez dropped only one stroke en route to a final round 3-under 69 and ended on 12-under 276 at the historic Old Course. The Spaniard played the sort of round every professional golfer dreams of on the final day at St. Andrews 20

21 July 2018 5:00 PM 8 new Shonda Rhimes shows coming to Netflix

Los Angeles — Shonda Rhimes's first slate of shows for Netflix includes a look at the migration of African-Americans from the Jim Crow South, romance among wealthy 19th century Londoners and a documentary on Debbie Allen's reimagining of The Nutcracker. The streaming service on Friday announced eight shows Rhimes and her collaborators at Shondaland are developing 27

19 July 2018 7:28 PM Kisner leads Open Championship as Spieth starts poorly

Carnoustie - Kevin Kisner of the United States led the way at the Open Championship on Thursday as his friend Jordan Spieth's defence of the Claret Jug got off to an inauspicious start at Carnoustie. Kisner went out in one of the first groups just before 08:00 local time and had an eagle and four birdies in his five-under-par round of 66 on a perfect 37

19 July 2018 3:38 PM Defending champion Spieth rues missed opportunity

Carnoustie - Defending champion Jordan Spieth said a "brain fart" cost him a double bogey on the 15th hole and took the wind out of his sails in the first round of the Open Championship on Thursday. The 24-year-old American - bidding to become the first player to successfully defend the Claret Jug since Irishman Padraig Harrington in 2008 - went to the 15th tee at three 25

19 July 2018 4:57 AM McIlroy bids to end American dominance as Open returns to Carnoustie

Carnoustie - Rory McIlroy admits it is going to take something special to end the recent dominance of the majors by American golfers as the British Open tees off at Carnoustie in Scotland on Thursday. Now 29, McIlroy is aiming to end a four-year drought without a major victory but the trend is towards the strong contingent from the United States maintaining 38

16 July 2018 8:11 AM Woods still working on $10m Mickelson match

Carnoustie - Tiger Woods said on Sunday that he and long-time rival Phil Mickelson are "still working" on a $10 million 'winner-takes-all' match. "We are still working on it and it's not there yet but we are trying to make it happen," said Woods after playing several practice holes at the Carnoustie course in Scotland, where this year's British Open starts 22

08 July 2018 4:36 AM Trump's Mar-a-Lago wants to hire 61 foreign workers

US President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club wants to hire 61 foreign workers for its upcoming season, which begins in November. According to applications filed this week with the US Labour Department, Mar-a-Lago wants to hire 40 waiters and waitresses at $12.68 an hour and 21 cooks at $13.31. On the application, club managers attest they can't find enough 28